Eater SF has the scoop on architect Stanley Saitowitz's Conduit, the Mission restaurant at 280 Valencia Street. Just a few weeks back, we let you have a peek at the resto-in-progress. The space has been extraordinarily transformed since then; the installation of the fireplace above marks the "top off" of the space which, saving an inspection slip up, should begin to acclimate itself to the public (read: host a soft opening) next week. Compare and contrast after the jump. Critical analysis below.