What do Zagat ratings mean?
The dimensional ratings are as follows:
|26 - 30||extraordinary to perfection|
|21 - 25||very good to excellent|
|16 - 20||good to very good|
|11 - 15||fair to good|
|0 - 10||poor to fair|
For restaurants, the cost includes the price of dinner with one drink and tip; lunch is usually 25-30% less. For unrated newcomers, the price range is as follows:
|I (inexpensive) - $25 and below|
|M (moderate) - $26-40|
|E (expensive) - $41-65|
|VE (very expensive) - $66 and above|
For shopping and nightlife, costs are indicated as I (inexpensive), M (moderate), E(expensive) and VE (very expensive).
Preview reviews represent the early verdict on notable places that have not been open long enough to be included in an active survey. The ratings and comments are drawn from customer feedback, but because these places are relatively new, the results generally reflect a limited number of responses..