ST. LOUIS – Lion’s Choice has been nominated for title of America’s “favorite regional fast food” restaurant as part of a national poll.

People can vote for Lion’s Choice to get national spotlight through the USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards. A panel nominated 20 regional restaurant chains around the United State for recognition.

As of Wednesday, Lion’s Choice ranks fourth in the leaderboards behind Biscuitville, Dick’s Drive-In and Z-Burger.

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Lion’s Choice is a St. Louis-based chain famous for its roast beef sandwiches, crave-worthy fries, and frozen custard. There are dozens of locations in the St. Louis metro and even a few in the Kansas City region.

Voting is underway and runs through 11 a.m. CT on July 8. USA TODAY will announce the winners of the competition on July 17.

Anyone can vote in the poll once per day. To vote for Lion’s Choice as the best “regional fast food” restaurant, click here.

NOTE: Video from FOX 2 segment on Lion’s Choice from October 2023.