After a negative review of his new pizzeria Pulino's by New York critic Adam Platt, the Balthazar and Pastis owner lashed out in a public letter calling Platt "over-weight" and "bald". Here's the whole Bob Dylan-referencing screed.
They say when all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail. Likewise, when you call the cops to a middle school cafeteria food fight, they will take 25 kids to jail. It's what they do!
Joshua Stein · 06/19/07 04:11PM
Balthaczar Keith McNally and Times restaurant critic Frank Bruni are at it again. This time McNally takes issue with Bruni's friendship with Ed Levine, a food author. McNally is getting crazier by the minute! [Eater]