“Overall,” a Restaurant Rater concludes of his recent trip to Matchbox, “the experience was urban chic on a pie.”

But he starts his review by observing that he “was very surprised that our table was ready within 10 minutes [because] the place was packed and I thought our wait would be longer.”

Adds the rater: “While the hostess did not inform us of the brevity of our wait, her failure to do so resulted in excitement when our name was eventually called.”

This ever happen to you?