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JoJo

160 E 64th St, between Lexington and 3rd Aves., New York City, NY 10065-7412
+1 212-223-5656
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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160 E 64th St, between Lexington and 3rd Aves., New York City, NY 10065-7412
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for a romantic dinner at Jojo. It opened back recently after renovations which ended up beautifully done. The atmosphere felt very chic. We sat upstairs which I recommend. We had a such a warm reception by the so kind host. The service was...More

Thank cxcartist
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place makes you feel like you're right at home. Excellent service, beautifully presented tasty food, upscale atmosphere. Can't go wrong with it.

Thank Fernanda C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have now been twice to the newly renovated JoJo and had two completely different experiences. The first visit was almost impeccable. Our waiter was excellent and very knowledgeable about the menu. The meal was amazing - tuna tartare appetizer, kale salad appetizer, beef and...More

Thank 306rl
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Terrific staff, great food and lovely renovation: what's not to like?! Butterscotch pudding is a must for dessert.

Thank alison245
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Great food, great ambiance, great service! Can’t think of what I didn’t like during our visit. A very interesting menu. Tried the broccoli soup thai style, pleasantly surprised at the taste! Food was great, don’t forget the french fries with herbs. Highly recommend this place.

Thank oggieonyc
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Made a res for a late bday dinner for my fiancé. Originally made a res for 9:00pm but called the day of to move it to 8:00pm. We sat at 8:30pm. Food was good, but not great. We had the tuna tartare, peekytoe crab dumplings,...More

Thank Rafael R
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We shared our app's and entrees as the entire menu was so enticing. The dishes were simple but complex, if that makes sense. Flavorful, fresh, and unique. The service was a little rushed even though we were in the last seating and plenty of people...More

Thank THESUPERFRANK
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Bistro style.. simple uncomplicated yet packed with favour. The lobster with frites was great as was the tuna tatar and warm seafood salad. It can be loud and tables close together. Nice drinks menu and wine list.. with attentive and friendly service. You will need...More

Thank alan james g
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Farm to table restaurant, JoJo is situated in a town house totally renovated that brings a modern touch to the concept. From roasted Salmon to fried chicken, taste will surprises you. Don’t skip deserts. Butterscotch pudding is stupendous! Yummy!!

Thank anna c
Reviewed 11 February 2018

TERRIFIC. Jean George's first restaurant is still a favorite of ours and now it's even better having been remodeled. Lentil soup was delicious and then chicken for me. Salmon for Dale. Everything was yum. Staff is terrific. We prefer to be seated upstairs. We arrived...More

Thank doug100worth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 50 - USD 50
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 E 64th St, between Lexington and 3rd Aves., New York City, NY 10065-7412
    (Between Lexington and Third Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: F train at 63rd Street, 4,5,6,N,R at 59th Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-223-5656
  • E-mail
Description
JoJo offers relaxed yet elegant dining on two floors of a quaint, turn-of-the-century brownstone on the Upper East Side. The first of Jean-Georges’ restaurants in New York City, this neighborhood gem opened in 1991 to rave reviews. It was voted best new restaurant of the year by Esquire magazine and has retained its three-star status from the New York Times for 21 years. Regarding the name, JoJo was Chef Jean-Georges’ nickname as a young boy. Jojo is a hospitable setting for a casual dinner, special occasion, or private party. Guests can feel comfortable in jeans or in evening attire.
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