L.A. Times Drops Star Ratings For Restaurants [Headlines]

L.A. Times Drops Star Ratings For Restaurants [Headlines]

The popular newspaper has done away with their food rating system because it is too broad.

Dory Carr-Harris, PSFK
  • 13 march 2012

LA Times drops stars as the quality indicator of restaurant reviews, claiming the system was a bad fit to the region’s breadth of dining choices, such as “a food truck, a neighborhood ethnic restaurant, a one-time-only pop-up run by a famous chef, and a palace of fine dining.”

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