The Other Critics: Mediocre Steak, Fried Hamburger, And A Newfound Love

• A profile on Cass Calder Smith, who has designed more than 50 restaurants around the country. [SF Gate]

• Michael Bauer was not impressed with nearly anything at Acme Chophouse, giving it one measly little star. [SF Gate]

• Nancy Oakes’ Prospect back on track, Original Joe’s partnership deal falls through, A16’s Japan branch, and an ownership shuffle at The Liberty Cafe, in Scoop. [SF Gate]

• L.E. Leone talks a lot about chickens and her new neighborhood in Oakland, and also mentions something about Hukilau restaurant. [Hukilau“>SFBG]

• Paul Reidinger seems to like Bruno’s ok, but he seems to like playing with the “z” key on his computer more. [SFBG]

• Meredith Brody seems continually surprised by how much she like’s Sean O’Brian’s Zinnia, as compared to his former Myth, and finally decides she likes the new place better. [SF Weekly]

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The Other Critics: Mediocre Steak, Fried Hamburger, And A Newfound Love