Tag Archive for Jean Georges

Pete Wells: Vegetables With Benefits at ABCV

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Source: NY Times Food

2 stars | The menu at Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s new vegetarian restaurant in the Flatiron district tries to impart “plant-based intelligence.”

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Front Burner: Seaport Lures Guest Chefs for Dinner Series

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Source: NY Times Food

Paul Kahan, Alon Shaya and Jessica Koslow are among the chefs who will cook dinners during two-week residences at the Seaport Food Lab.

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Jean-Georges Restaurant Is 20 Years Old — and It’s Still the Crown Jewel of the Vongerichten Empire

Source: Grub Street NY

Time is often unkind to restaurant fashions of decades past. Like scrunchies and sun-dried tomatoes, what once was trendy can now seem dated. Twenty years ago, when the rest of us were wearing Girbaud jeans, Jean-Georges Vongerichten built a restaurant that seemed — and still seems — almost effortlessly stylish. …

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A Peek at ABCV, a Top Chef’s First Vegetarian Restaurant

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Source: NY Times Food

After years of planning, Jean-Georges Vongerichten is ready to open his latest outpost in a furniture store.

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Dan Kluger Steps Out of Jean-Georges’s Shadow at Loring Place

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Source: Grub Street NY

If it’s true, as I’ve observed before, that the world of cooks and restaurateurs can be divided, the way the philosopher Isaiah Berlin famously did with writers and thinkers, into “hedgehogs” (those deliberate souls who know one thing well) and “foxes” (those restless, artful Mozarts who know many things), then …

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American Public Can’t Stop Making Fun of Mitt Romney’s Dinner Date With Donald Trump

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Source: Grub Street NY

Last night, President-elect Donald Trump dined with his future chief of staff Reince Priebus and Trump frenemy No. 1 Mitt Romney. In keeping with the Donald’s tendency to use his campaign and soon-to-be office to advertise his business properties, the trio had their date night at

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Nostalgia Tops the Menu of Fall’s Big Restaurant Openings

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Source: NY Times Food

Florence Fabricant looks forward to old-style luxury, new Nordic cooking and reinvented Asian dishes.

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Dan Kluger Steps Out on His Own

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Source: NY Times Food

The chef makes a play for autonomy after years working for Jean-Georges Vongerichten at the ABC restaurants.

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Off the Menu: Günter Seeger Wants You to Feel at Home

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Source: NY Times Food

Also, expect a dinner-party atmosphere at Graffiti Earth, a diner-style experience with daring twists at Hail Mary, and more.

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Off the Menu: Momosan Ramen & Sake Moves In to Murray Hill

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Source: NY Times Food

Also, soul food from Butterfunk Kitchen in Windsor Terrace, Citi Field’s world beyond hot dogs, Anne Burrell returns to a restaurant, and more.

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Off the Menu: Le Coq Rico Captures Essence of a Parisian Poultry Palace

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Source: NY Times Food

Also, Josh Mazza and Steve Laycock opens Belle Shoals; Barneys in Chelsea gains a restaurant; German comfort food at Studio Kraut, and more.

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Jean-Georges Raises Menu Prices

Jean-Georges Raises Menu Prices

Source: Eater NY

Jean-Georges is raising its prices by $10 across the board due to the likely possibility of a rent hike. A spokesperson for Jean-Georges told Eater, “food and labor prices have risen this year so we had to adjust the menu pricing accordingly.”

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East Wind Snack Shop to Open in Windsor Terrace

East Wind Snack Shop to Open in Windsor Terrace

Source: Eater NY

The city can never have too many bao outlets. Chris Cheung, who worked at Nobu and Jean-Georges, is opening East Wine Snack Shop, according to Eater. The menu will consist of dumplings, bao, and snacks is inspired by the teashops his family and many other immigrants frequented in 1920’s Chinatown

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Jean-Georges’ Price-Hike

Jean-Georges' Price-Hike

Source: Eater NY

We see what you’re doing Jean-Georges! The first three Michelin-starred restaurant in New York had to jack up prices because an “increase in labor, produce, and utilities costs,” a spokesperson said. According to Eater, the restaurants prices are no $10 higher across the board. The four-course menu is $128, the classic and seasonal tasting menus are $209, and the chef’s menu is $308. Also the famously affordable set lunch, just hiked up in the not-so-affordable range, to $48.

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