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In addition to yesterdays reports from opening night (a commenter spotted Lars Ulrich from Metallica), the Food Doc has some early thoughts: the whole room is warmly lit, and has a rustic and convivial atmosphere. As for that room, Danny Meyer tells the Moment about working with designer David Rockwell: The thing that David Rockwell and I spent so much time going back and forth on was that we didnt want this to look like a stage set we wanted it to look authentic. [Moment/NYT, Food Doc]