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"YOU COULD
ALMOST SEE
AL CAPONE
SITTIN' BACK
THERE AT
TABLE 51,"

Brown describes food at Frankie Rowland's
as "simplicity at its finest." Their goal is to put
the perfectly prepared steak on the table every
single time. Servers are diligent to explain what
"medium rare" or "medium" actually looks like
prepared.
Oftentimes, Brown himself will visit guests
and describe the nuance of a particular cut
of meat or preparation style. Such details are
important to Brown and his team. For it is the
steak by which all things rise and fall at Frankie
Rowland's.
Sometimes words diminish what can only
be spoken through the senses. A Frankie
Rowland's steak is a case in point. Elegant is
the word, I think, that comes the closest. Here
is what I will say: I've been to many highend steakhouses in my day-both chain and
independently owned. When compared to a
Frankie Rowland's steak experience, those other
steaks are okay. But that's about it.
The steaks at Frankie Rowland's aren't the
only thing outstanding. I probably order the
Chilean sea bass at least half the time I dine
there. The sea bass is a newer menu item, added
by Brown when he joined the Frankie's team.

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