This year the popular blog “Things To Do in New Jersey” held its first “Battle of the Boardwalks” competition, where readers voted on their favorite place to stomp the boards. The Wildwoods’ boardwalk came out on top, dominating with 46 percent of the vote.

Pub scouting in the off season means moderately crowded bars where stools are easy to come by, and you can always get a drink in a matter of minutes, if not seconds. The summer, however, is a different animal completely. With that fact in mind, I decided to head to Wildwood’s ever-popular Ca…