After your votes were counted, Deer Path Inn in Lake Forest reigns as the Best Brunch champ in northern Lake County.
From the start of voting on Tuesday until it closed on Friday, Deer Path Inn in Lake Forest staked a lead and never relinquished it to become the Chowdown Showdown Brunch Champion. Deer Path Inn earned 48 of the 70 votes cast on Patch, Facebook and Twitter in Grayslake, Lake Forest, Lake Bluff and Libertyville. The Grille on Laurel in Lake Forest took second with 20 while Alek's in Lake Bluff was third with 2. Here are just a few of the comments from Deer Path Inn fans: Why not try one of the top three places this Sunday. Check back Monday to vote for next week’s Chowdown Showdown topic.