Thomas Keller Says There Are No More Iconic Restaurants in S.F.


“We don’t have those iconic restaurants here [like the Four Seasons Restaurant in New York]; they’re all gone. I don’t know why that is. Maybe it’s people’s [lack of] commitment to restaurants or the need for change.” — Thomas Keller in a rather bitchy interview with the HuffPo in which he also responds, reluctantly, to Corby Kummer’s “tyranny of the tasting menu” screed from Vanity Fair. [HuffPo]