Published January 18, 2012
Jean-Georges’s New Spot at the St. Regis
It’s the dead of winter.
Which, in this city, means good things.
The weather: 70-degrees perfect. Your physique: nicely outlined in cashmere. The traffic... well, two out of
three ain’t bad.
And we’re here to tell you things are about to get even better.
Take a peek at J&G Grill
, opening tomorrow at the St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort for your beachside,
celebrity-chef-guided, dinner-dating pleasure.
First—yes, the J and G stand for Jean-Georges Vongerichten, of being Jean-Georges Vongerichten fame. The
place has a Zen vibe
floor-to-ceiling windows looking out over the beach, a slick bar and deep, crescent-shaped booths made for
You’ll come here for dinner and drinks after a day charter fishing at the Haulover Inlet (you deserve a
martini for your efforts) or when entertaining out-of-town clients for power lunches.
Your (still being finalized) feast: a greatest-hits list from JGV’s repertoire, with French, American and
Asian flavors making their way into dishes like peekytoe crab cake with ginger and Black Truffle
. Oh, and cocktails like the kumquat mojito.
All great dates involve kumquats.
9703 Collins Ave
Bal Harbour, FL 33154