THE BRONX - Thirty Bronx restaurants made the venerated food-lovers Zagat list for 2011.

The number is an increase over last year when 24 eateries made the list. Newcomers include Italian eatery Ann & Tony's on Arthur Avenue, the Chinese restaurant New Hawaii Sea on Westchester Square and NYY Steak at 161st Street, plus two City Island favorites, Sammy's Fishbox and The Black Whale.

Each year, Zagat rates hundreds of restaurants across the five boroughs, with rankings and scores based on reader feedback. Ratings - 30 being the highest - are in the categories of food, decor, service and cost.

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