Jean Georges

Recommended by : Geoffrey Zakarian (Judge, Chopped), David Burke (Chef/Owner, David Burke Townhouse), Kurt Gutenbrunner (Chef/Owner, KG-NY), Richard Blais (Winner, Top Chef), Padma Lakshmi (Host, Top Chef), Chris Cannon (Restaurateur, All’onda), Jacques Pepin (Chef & Author), Glenda Bailey (Editor-in-Chief, Harper’s Bazaar)

Cuisine:French. Price: $$$$. Location: .

Jean Georges at Columbus Circle is the diamond of Jean George Vongerichten’s empire. The absolute definition of fine dining, it’s an iconic spot with three Michelin stars under its belt, and a seasonal menu that’s ever-changing. With Asian, French and American influences the restaurant is hard-pressed to find customers that aren’t satisfied. And with those prices they better be… Make a Reservation.

“I love Jean Georges restaurant at Columbus Circle – the clear, open vision of it is wonderful.” – Kurt Gutenbrunner (Chef/Owner, KG-NY)

“Jean Georges is an incredible chef. His restaurants are so great, with a great flavor profile. His flavors are so interesting.” – Richard Blais (Winner, Top Chef All Stars)

“Jean Georges – he’s a classic dude who has changed modern cuisine.” – Aaron Sanchez (Judge, Chopped)