What is a MettleFork?
Our rating system isn’t too complicated but it includes more than just the food itself. Many people go back to many food establishments that serve mediocre food because of the service. Likewise, many people will not return to a food establishment that makes kick ass food because of the service. Our overall rating system includes the following.
F- Food Quality, Taste and Presentation – The food looks good, quantity is commensurate with cost, the food actually tastes as good as it looks.
O- Outstanding service – great service from the hostess, wait/bar staff and management.
R- Returnability – How likely I am to return again.
K- Kid Friendly – A kids menu is offered, diaper changing station available.
The overall rating is based on a point accumulation of each FORK category. Each prong equals 1/4 point to equal 1 fork. The Metal of the fork is based on overall experience, creativity and lasting impression.