The outgoing message isn't saying, and the Website
looks as lifeless as your brother-in-law on the sofa after binging on tryptophan
and white Zinfandel on Thanksgiving. But the Castro's long-awaited eatery Frances (3870 17th St. at Pond) is due to drop within hours -- OpenTable is taking rezzies
starting with tomorrow night's dinner (an opening date confirmed at Urban Daddy
, and Grub Street has the menu
). And if tweets are to be believed, chef Melissa Perello
presided over semisecret trial runs Saturday and Sunday.