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Jean Georges

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Upper West Side
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1 Central Park W, New York City, NY 10023-7702 (60th and 61st Streets)
+1 212-299-3900
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11:45 - 14:30
17:15 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:45 - 14:30
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sun 17:15 - 23:00
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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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234 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We came here for lunch to wrap up a romantic three-day weekend in NYC to celebrate our anniversary, and we couldn't have made a better choice! The quality of the food, the artistic vision, the skilled execution, the service were all perfect. It was one of the best meals that both of us had ever had. (Of course, at $250... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First the street parking there is not so easy given the police security there at Trump tower and they don't valet parking. The reception area was pretty crowded given the lack of space. Seems there were confusion with who gets seated first. We were seated at a table next to a corner table that was unoccupied. Corner table has a... More 

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Cosenza, Italy
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44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the story of a place that i waited for all my life and gave me a great disappointment. Expectation is set so high and whatever you get in return can be let down. I went there because i read about the chef's tale and how he got there. Then his philosophy was very intriguing, french kitchen mixed with... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently went to both Jean Georges and its sister restaurant Nougatine. Jean Georges food was excellent, the service was excellent, the Maitre D was pleasant, overall we really enjoyed the experience. One dish I would particularly recommend on the current menu is the crab starter, from the texture we could tell it was really fresh (I believe most of... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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190 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Less is more with this restaurant. The welcoming at the reception area was not particularly friendly but admittedly it was busy. The dining area is bright and quite full (Valentines day). There was a lot of wait staff and I counted 13 at one time in the room, there were around 25 tables. We decided on the lunch tasting menu.... More 

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New York City, New York
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I must admit, I was disappointed. Given the stellar reviews and reputation I expected to be amazed. Service was very good, menu was interesting, but I was not left with a burning desire to return.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As it should be at these prices. But Jean Georges more than lived up to its ratings and reputation. The staff was very gracious about making slight dish modifications. Rory, the sommelier was outstanding, recommending unusual bottles for every course. Service was exquisite. A wonderful evening for four people with discerning palates.

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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate at this restaurant and we were skeptical of its hype, but it exceeded our expectations! The fare was scrumptious, beautifully presented, with high caliber service and just a great ambiance. The 3 star Michelin rating is well deserved and the prices were not out of line for NYC (no gouging). The only thing I was shocked by was... More 

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New York
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the place of significant hype but I had a mixed feeling. I was not impressed by a lobster - i felt for the price it should have been much better! The menu was inventive but some dishes did not work out for our party, while some were quite outstanding. The service was uneven and at times confusing, even... More 

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Bakersfield, California, United States
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323 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 258 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing and a must if you are a wine or foodie. Really enjoyed everything from the tasting menu. The desserts wow even better.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 170
Cuisine
French, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 - 14:30
17:15 - 23:00
Monday
11:45 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:45 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:45 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:45 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:45 - 14:30
17:15 - 23:00
Saturday
11:45 - 14:30
17:15 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Central Park W, New York City, NY 10023-7702
    (60th and 61st Streets)
  • Public Transportation: A C, B, D, or 1 line to 59th Street Columbus Circle.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-299-3900
Description
Jean-Georges opened in 1997 to critical acclaim. The jewel of Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s empire, the restaurant offers the very best in fine dining. Consistently awarded four stars by the New York Times and three Michelin stars, Jean-Georges presents exquisitely crafted dishes blending French, American, and Asian influences. The local farmer’s market is the driving force behind the seasonal, ever-changing menu. Chef Jean-Georges is a master at maintaining the essence of ingredients while using them inventively to produce the best flavor. Jean-Georges’ chic and intimate dining room was redesigned by Thomas Juul-Hansen, with striking lighting by L’Observatoire. Impeccable service, tableside preparations, and floor-to-ceiling windows with stunning views of Central Park and Columbus Circle all contribute to an unforgettable dining experience. Jean-Georges offers a three-course prix-fixe menu and two six-course tasting menus: a traditional tasting of the chef’s signature dishes, and a seasonal tasting featuring fresh market ingredients. The prix-fixe and tasting menus are available Monday through Sunday for dinner. The restaurant also offers a two-course lunch menu for a terrific value. Gentleman are required to wear a jacket. No jeans, sweatshirts or sneakers allowed. Tie is not required.

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the American Museum of Natural History, which has been welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center, home to some of the world’s best opera, dance, film, and theatre performances, all centrally located around a beautiful fountain. Spanning the entire length of the Upper West Side, Riverside Park is ideal for a long, leisurely stroll in a quiet green space.
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