Regarding San Francisco’s Best Mainstay Restaurants

The oldest of the old-school. Photo: sflovestory/Flickr

What makes a restaurant "classic"? Obviously it can't be that new, and it has to be consistent over a long period of time, universally adored, and generally unimpeachable. SFist just unveiled a list of the ten best classic restaurants in San Francisco, and you can decide if you have any quibbles with it Zuni, House of Prime Rib, and Tadich Grill all make it on there, as do a few slightly newer classics like Delfina. [SFist]