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“delicious and wonderful service”
Review of J&G GRILL

J&G GRILL
Ranked #156 of 4,752 Restaurants in Mexico City
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations
Neighborhood: Reforma / Zona Rosa
Description: A comfortable yet elegant culinary experience – J&G Grill combines a curated selection of Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s greatest appetizers, side dishes and accompaniments from his portfolio of domestic and international restaurants around the world with the highest quality meats and freshest seafood available in the market. Simply grilled preparations accompanied by bold condiments anchor the J&G Grill dining experience at the St. Regis Mexico City.
Reviewed May 28, 2014

I was here to celebrate my friend´s birthday, and we chose the chef´s menu. It was a wonderful selection of food, and the sommelier was very helpful in providing an adequate wine.
Highly recommended.

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Thank na_ta_ez
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Joanne L, Public Relations Manager at J&G GRILL, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2014

Dear Guest,
Thank you very much for taking a minute of your time to share your experience with us. We are proud to hear we surpassed your dinning expectations. Chef Maycoll is always finding new ways to surprise our guests.

We recently just changed to our summer menu!! We hope to see you soon!

Warm Regards,
Joanne Lopez
J&G Grill Public Relations Manager

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Reviewed May 25, 2014

Shared a number of appetizers witha group and every dish was delicious-
Avocado Pizza, Artichoke Pizza, Ribbons of tuna, Hamachi Shashami and so on
Wine by the glass list is just OK and beer selection could be improved but a great meal and no one was there besides us-Empty on a a late Sunday night
Breads fresh and delicious
I find best restaurants in the world have availability on Sunday nights- especially if its just solo dining
JG is open to midnight every night

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Thank lgppres
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Joanne L, Public Relations Manager at J&G GRILL, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2014

Dear Guest,

We truly appreciate your kind words and are pleased to have surpassed your expectations, we will also be communicating your words to our Chef and staff. We look forward to receiving you soon once again at J&G Grill and The St. Regis Mexico City and delivering yet another memorable experience.

Best Regards,
Joanne Lopez
J&G Grill Public Relations Manager

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Reviewed May 12, 2014

I like the burger, fish courses, avocado pizza and Vongerichten's eponymous molten chocolate cake. Appetizer portions are for super-model grazing and prices are towering. Very convenient when staying at the hotel....and cheaper than eating room service.

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Thank sbeerling
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Joanne L, Public Relations Manager at J&G GRILL, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2014

Dear Guest,

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at J&G Grill. We are delighted we surpassed expectations while dinning with us. Chef Maycoll Calderon is always trying to find new ways to enlighten our clients.

We hope to see you again very soon. Our new summer menu started last week!

Kind Regards,
Joanne Lopez
J&G Grill Public Relations Manager

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Reviewed May 10, 2014

We went for dinner to the J&G twice during our recent stay in Mexico City. We stayed at the St. Regis, and this restaurant being one of the two on site, we visited twice.

The first time we ask for the "menu de degustación", the sampler menu, with "maridaje", i.e. with wines according to each plate. This menus was amazing, starting with a Hamachi sashimi with shiitake mushrooms in a soy-yuzu dressing (very recommended), followed by a Sweet pea soup parmesan with sourdough croutons (good), Endive and sugar snap pea salad with parmesan dressing and herbs (didn't like it, since I don't like endives, not the restaurant's fault), Avocado Pizza (out of this world, you have to try this one), this Avocado Pizza is like nothing you've ever had before, it is incredible!. Then a roasted snapper with aromatic black beans and cilantro, and to finish Caramelized Beef Tenderloin with carrots and miso-mustard (delicious!). For dessert we had the J&G cheesecake lemon cram with blueberry sorbet (very good).

We liked dinning at the J&G Grill so much that we returned to order from the menu a couple of days later. We had the Cheeseburger, Avocado pizza, and the Caramelized tenderloin. For dessert I had the sweetcorn cake, cajeta sauce with mezcal ice cream, really delicious!

The ambiance of the restaurant is very good, subdued, nice music, attentive service. All in all a great experience. I definitely recommend dining here while visiting Mexico City.

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4  Thank El_Josu
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Joanne L, Public Relations Manager at J&G GRILL, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2014

Dear Guest,

We are very proud reading your review and knowing we conquered your taste and expectations. We are very glad knowing you enjoyed your dinning experiences at J&G Grill and had a great time being with us.

We hope to see you again very soon!

Warmest Regards,

Joanne Lopez
J&G Grill Public Relations Manager

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Reviewed March 29, 2014

Had a reservation for 3 people on saturday March 15th at 8 PM. Soon realized we were almost the only patrons there (with 3 other tables). Everything except for one appetizer (great hashimi) was way too salty. Had to return my filet mignon because it was undercooked (had asked for medium). Service is courteous but inattentive. Disappointed and cannot be compared in any way to any of Jean-Georges Vongerichten's other restaurants in New York City for instance (the Jean-Georges of course or even ABC Kitchen - a favorite of mine). We went there because of the name and regret it dearly. Was simply not worth the money spent.

Thank Patrice L
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Joanne L, Public Relations Manager at J&G GRILL, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2014

Dear Guest,

We are deeply sorry we have not surpassed your expectations of your meals at J&G Grill. We would like to assure you that our Chef and team always look to serve the freshest produce available, We regret that you found that this meal did not appeal to your likings. We are thoroughly reviewing this situation and hope to receive you again in the near future with the service and quality maintained at J&G Grill.

Regards,
Joanne Lopez
Public Relations Manager

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