Joel Robuchon - MGM Grand
Joel Robuchon - MGM Grand
  • Address:
    3799 Las Vegas Blvd South
    Las Vegas, NV 89109
    Neighborhood:
    MGM Grand Hotel & Casino
  • Cuisine:
    Contemporary French
    Price: $50 and over

Joel Robuchon - MGM Grand

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.mgmgrand.com/restaurants/joel-robuchon-french-restaurant.aspx
  • Phone: 7028917925x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Dinner: 5:30pm-10pm Daily
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,Discover,JCB,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: French, Contemporary French
  • Executive Chef: Claude Le Tohic
  • Dress Code: Formal Attire
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar/Lounge, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Wine

Getting there

  • Parking: Hotel Parking
  • Parking Details: Self-parking & Valet
A word from Joel Robuchon - MGM Grand
Winner of Michelin's Three Star, Forbes Five-Star, AAA Five Diamond, and Wine Spectator's Grand Award, Joël Robuchon has redefined Las Vegas fine dining. Joël Robuchon was named France's Chef of the Century by the esteemed Gault Millau restaurant guide. Coming out of retirement to open his first restaurant in the United States, Joël Robuchon caters to a sophisticated palate that features a menu of his finer specialties.
Limited seating creates the intimacy one can expect from Joël Robuchon. Reservations strongly recommended.

Choose from the multi-course tasting menus or order a la carte. Specialties include Le Caviar, a trio dish of thin couscous and Oscetra caviar, smooth cauliflower cream, and delicate gelée of green asparagus.
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Joel Robuchon - MGM Grand reviews from OpenTable diners
79 reviews since May 24, 2014
Overall Rating4.7
  • Food4.7
    Service4.7
  • Ambiance4.8
    Noise LevelQuiet
89% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
romantic (67)special occasion (66)notable wine list (48)fit for foodies (46)hot spot (4)neighborhood gem (3)great for lunch (2)scenic view (2)good for groups (2)great for outdoor dining (1)late-night find (1)Show More
  • Strictly a Food Experience
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 5/4/2014
    Dined at Joel Robuchon with my wife last weekend. She was looking for a fine dining experience and we found just that. The restaraunt was a bit too quiet with not a whole lot going on as far as atmosphere. It was decorated nicely but any conversation could be heard by the next table since it was that quiet. The wine list is extensive, to say the least, and there was plenty to choose from on the menu. As expected, the portion sizes are on the small side so don't expect to be full when you leave. The food however was delicious and was nice to experience foods you usual can't get elsewhere. Also, be prepared for a big bill. We each had the four course meal with a couple glasses of wine (I had a couple beers) and the bill totaled $700.
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    fit for foodies, notable wine list
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  • Beyond...
    Beyond
    Dined on 4/20/2014
    This food tasted so good. The presentation was fabulous even extraordinary. The price for two of us with the tasting menu, cocktails and tip was $1240 way beyond our expectations. We're glad we did it but wouldn't do it again.
    Special Features:
    Fit For Foodies, Romantic, special occasion
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  • Amazing dining experience
    swbozzyVIP
    Dined on 4/16/2014
    We had a wonderful time from start to finish. Bread cart selections were all very good, great cheese selection from the cheese trolley. The food and presentation was outstanding. Very romantic setting and service was fantastic.
    Special Features:
    Romantic, Notable Wine List
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Marvelous
    FernandoL
    Dined on 4/15/2014
    Lived up to our expectations, great service and great food... Specially The desserts were great.
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    Romantic, special occasion
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  • Bucket list resturant
    homerc2
    Dined on 4/15/2014
    My wife and I have the 16 course tasting menue about every other year. We liked the ride in the lemo to the Residence but we loved the return trip back to our hotel in the Rolls. The wine was outstanding, the food was great and the service was as expected. This was our third visit and we saw many friendly faces in the wait staff and got to talk to the waiter who served us on our first visit about 4 years ago. If you have a bucket list of places to eat before you die this should be on the list. Please do not stuff yourself on the great breads and butter or you will not have room for the cheeses which make the meal that much better.
    Special Features:
    Fit For Foodies, Romantic, Notable Wine List
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • I called in the reservation
    Jr53chief
    Dined on 4/9/2014
    I called in the reservation (sorry open table) as I wanted a special location at Le Atteliere. I added one to the party last minute and the confirmation came from open table. What I didn't see was we were now I the Joel Robuchon side of the two eateries. Although the change provided an unbelievable meal from the start the finish and left no question of the talent and creativity of the chef there was a considerable price to pay. But honestly it was one of the, if not the, best mistake reservations ever. The suckling pig was out of this world as were the lobster ravioli. Many small plates made this a fantastic four hour culinary delight. From the first bite to the last fantastic!!!
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    fit for foodies, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Emperor's new clothes
    OJ1AP
    Dined on 4/7/2014
    This was a poor experience. We had eaten at the Ledbury (London) a fortnight earlier where the ambiance, service and food were much much better. We have eaten in great restaurants around the world. This is pretentious and just not that good. The famed mashed potato is just slimy. The mignardises were excellent.
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  • Tops in Vegas
    EATWELL
    Dined on 4/7/2014
    Simply the best place to dine in Vegas. Be warned it is pricey.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, late-night find, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Exceptional
    RamblingJim
    Dined on 4/3/2014
    Food and service befitting its 3 Michelin stars. Very very expensive.
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    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • totally amazing
    JG14VIP
    Dined on 3/30/2014
    we take dining out very seriously and this was one of the best meals we have ever had.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, hot spot, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Virtual Perfection
    JLDCEOVIP
    Dined on 3/24/2014
    As someone who has "fine dine-d" all over the world. I am not easily impressed. Joel R was one of my top 5 dining experiences ever! We had the 16 course meal with the Grand Cru wine pairing. The food was impeccable, the wine stunning, and the service beyond reproach. It is a pricey proposition, but in my view worth it. The meal was $500 a person and the wine $1000 per person. There are lesser course options but a couple is not, even without drinking, getting out of there for less than $300. Regardless, it is a bucket list restaurant and I would HIGHLY recommend it for anyone who is passionate about food and/or wine. Joel R is a genius!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • 16 Courses of Amazing!
    TomCee
    Dined on 3/24/2014
    As it was our honeymoon we decided to take on the 16 course tasting menu. It took around 3 hours to eat in all but was simply one of the best culinary experiences we have ever had. Caviar tasted great and the service was first class. If you are in Vegas I suggest you drop by for a visit.
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    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Surreal
    luv2eat
    Dined on 3/18/2014
    Surreal is how my date described it. I took her there for her birthday and she loved it. Get ready to spend. If you are on a budget cross this off the list. Otherwise, move it to the top of that list and go. Looking forward to going back again soon.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • We had ordered the 2course
    genemi
    Dined on 3/12/2014
    We had ordered the 2course menu for 169$ with amuse bouche, starter, main course and selection of sweets. It was delicious. But when we came back in our room we recognized that we have payed the main course additionally. We didnt understand why the main course had to be paid in addition to the menu price. If you want to send us en email back we can send you a photo from the bill and it would be nice if you can tell me if this is wright that way. Best regards Piero 2 st. geron 20,00 @ 10,00 2 menu a $ 169 388,00 @ 169,00 1 t ravioli 35,00 ????? 1 t poulet 40,00 ????? 1 cloudy 10 65,00 1 t sabayon 20,00 1 t sphere 20,00 2 espresso 10,00
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonderful!!!
    CarolVIP
    Dined on 3/11/2014
    We went to celebrate my birthday. Kit ,our waiter, helped us select the best dishes. The caviar and salmon appetizer was the best. I had the sea bass as a main course and it was savory. William helped us to select the perfect wine to go with our meal. The whole staff went out of their way to make my birthday special. It really was a good experience. The bread cart had so many beads to choose from. The candy cart was the best. Always save room for dessert! I had the orange sorbet which was in a sugar ball. It was so good. This is such an amazing experience which should not be missed.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonderful
    Judy
    Dined on 3/10/2014
    As expected this was a wonderful experience. I would caution future eaters that the serving sizes are quite small so that getting 3 course meal is not too much food.
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    fit for foodies, notable wine list, special occasion
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  • Wow.
    dmlmdVIP
    Dined on 2/25/2014
    This will be the single greatest food experience of your life. It is art on your plate served with impeccable care and attention. (OK, it will also be the most expensive. But I promise it is worth every penny.)
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Disappointed
    72olds
    Dined on 2/20/2014
    15-year anniversary bucket list dinner. At best the food was ok, but 2 dishes in particular were just plain bad. The ravioli dish arrived tepid and tasted rubbery. The veal chop so tough that we struggled to cut it. About halfway through dinner a guy in a t-shirt and jeans(formal dress is REQUIRED) is seated right beside us with a call girl. They proceed to begin making out while he feels her up. The staff does nothing and we are subjected to this show that is literally 5 feet away from us. Before you discount this thinking hey this is Vegas, remember this is a 3 Michelin star restaurant and is revered as one of the top restaurants in the world. So normal for Vegas, but it shouldn’t have happened here.
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  • Special experience
    Morgan
    Dined on 2/19/2014
    The reputation of Robuchon lives on with amazing presentation, incredible personal service and wonderful food. Reserve your free limo 24 hrs in advance. Bread cart alone was excellent and our server kept giving us both bread and dessert from the tray. We did the fixed price with appetizer and entree, had wine and coffee. Bread and dessert comes with all fixed price menus, spent a bit over two hours admiring our good and environment and cost was $750 for the 3 of us. Well worth the cost given the experience and we do this so rarely.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, hot spot, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fantastic food, but poor service
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 2/18/2014
    Whilst the food could not be faulted, the service left a lot to be desired. We had to wait until we had nearly finished our first course to order our wine. The sommelier was more interested in talking to the guests that arrived after us than taking our order. Very disappointing.
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    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • AMAZING
    jkwdvmVIP
    Dined on 2/18/2014
    You don't get three Michelin stars for no reason. This place is amazing. We did the 16 course tasting menu with wine pairing. It was worth every penny. The service and the food are amazing. The cheese cart, the bread cart and the dessert carts are unbelieveable. Bring a credit card with a high limit, and allow for a good 3 1/2 hours for the 16 course meal. Everyone should eat here at least once in their life for a special occasion.
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    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, late-night find, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Overpriced
    Foodie
    Dined on 2/17/2014
    Although the food was beautifully plated and tasted top notch, there are lower rated restaurants with as good or better food for much less in overall price. I enjoyed my dinner and appreciate the experience, but the money we had to spend to pay for it would have been used more efficiently in other areas, such as gambling a bit more or taking in another show or two or three for this price!!
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    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Once in a lifetime experience
    SilL
    Dined on 2/17/2014
    My husband and I went for our wedding anniversary while visiting Las Vegas for the first time and we fell in love with this place. Everything was exceptional, the food, the service, the ambiance. Of course this comes with a price tag, but we found it worth our experience that will last a lifetime.
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    fit for foodies, romantic
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Extremely expensive. $450
    jsalVIP
    Dined on 2/9/2014
    Extremely expensive. $450 for two, without drinks. Given there was lots of bread choices, an amuse, and lots of dessert choices. We ordered from a 2-course prix fixe. The food was good, not mind-blowing. Service was excellent and the place is an outstanding choice for a special occasion. But for that money, you can have a degustation elsewhere and sample many more of another chef's dishes.
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  • The bread cart is heavenly
    MangoPeelVIP
    Dined on 2/5/2014
    My husband and I went knowing it was going to be expensive. We had the sixteen course degustation menu and it was wonderful. I was already full by the seventh course. My best advice is if you can afford to spend the money on a dinner, then its a wonderful experience. If you have to pinch together pennies then its not worth it. The service was outstanding. I hope this helps.
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    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • What a great restaurant. Service
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 2/3/2014
    What a great restaurant. Service was impeccable. Front of the house knew all the food items, which could be difficult considering all the items on the bread and mignardises cart. They were attentive but not annoying the tables. The food was delicious. Flavor combinations executed well and presentation very classic. Love the decoration in the room. Classic, but Vegas all at the same time.
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    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot, special occasion
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  • Wonderfull
    MCAguiar
    Dined on 1/28/2014
    The best of Great 3 stars chefs. Worth every penny
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • perfect romantic date night in LV
    briole143
    Dined on 1/20/2014
    We absolutely loved everything about this restaurant! So classy and romantic<3. They really pay attention to details, and the staff was wonderful! The beet gazpacho with fresh mozzarella and coriander flowers was exquisite. The whole experience was so eye opening. Just an amazing night. We will definitely return the next time we are in LV.
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    fit for foodies, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Very expensive but worth all cents
    Rtb123VIP
    Dined on 1/19/2014
    Best food i had in years. Different from other "branch restaurants" from famous chefs, this one honor Joel's brand.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, hot spot
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Christmas Day Treat
    OpenTable Diner Since 2005
    Dined on 12/25/2013
    Had the 16 course menu on Christmas Day, it was spectacular from start to finish. Service was excellent and helped to create a very relaxing and enjoyable experience.
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    fit for foodies, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great, as always!
    Michelle
    Dined on 12/24/2013
    This was the fourth time we've dined there. Everything was superb every time. What else can I say?
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    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Piece of Heaven
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 12/9/2013
    Despite their level of expectation to be high, the food will surprise you. You will go to paradise in every bite.
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    romantic, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • I had the 6 course and chose
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 11/12/2013
    I had the 6 course and chose the caviar and scallop appetizers. The caviar dish was too salty. The scallop dish had too much radish that I didn't taste any scallop. For the main dishes, I had the lobster and sea bass. They tasted better than the appetizers. The sea bass was smooth and soft but the lobster was hard. Personally, I like it better if the seafood is undercooked. I had the famous Sphere for the dessert. It was pretty good. Their bread and sweets carts are very impressive. We paid $1000 for two people including tip and I believe the food absolutely doesn't deserve the price. I liked dining at Baume in Palo Alto much better. I would not want to go back and dine again. The ambience and the service is fantastic though.
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    notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Best meal ever!!!
    cruncher3000
    Dined on 11/8/2013
    Brought My Niece here Friday night 08 Nov, 13 right when the restaurant opened. The entrance from the mansion area to the restaurant was incredibly dramatic. My niece had no idea I was taking her here and she was in total awe. Everything from the beets which I normally hate but ate this to the mouthwatering candy trolley was incredible. My niece had the 250 dollar prixe fixe and I had the 198 one. Her only problem was that she could not cut her veal dish so well. Took a bit of work but then again the knives we were given had no cutting ridges. It turned out quite good. In the end I have no other fine dining restaurant I could compare this with. I've been to Picasso in vegas and Bull and Bear in Orlando among others and this on top
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    romantic, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonderful for special occasionp
    JGee
    Dined on 11/6/2013
    We ate here for my wife's 50th birthday. From the limo pickup, to the fantastic menu choice, food presentation, very helpful and approachable sommelier, to the special birthday cake and this was a truly memorable experience. For that special occasion in a wonderful setting we would recommend this restaurant!
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    fit for foodies, notable wine list, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • The finest food I have ever
    Giadafan
    Dined on 11/5/2013
    The finest food I have ever eaten. Service is first class. Very expensive, but worth every penny. This is not an experience I can do often but it is must at least once. Our daughter and there husband are foodies, so we are taking them there for an extra special experience.
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    fit for foodies, late-night find, notable wine list, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Top ten
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 10/30/2013
    The experience exceeded all my expectations, and they were pretty high. One of my most memorable meals, and certainly worth indulging in.
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    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Everything was amazing. Highlights:
    love2eat
    Dined on 10/17/2013
    Everything was amazing. Highlights: Light green pea velouté with ricotta ravioli and extra virgin olive oil; Caramelized plume of Iberico pork, creamy polenta and golden Belgian endives; and the mini deserts. Everything was spot on - even the beet gazpacho L’Amuse-bouche, and I don't like beets. They were very accommodating with my allergies, and the sommelier picked perfect wines to go with each of my courses - top notch service!
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Overall the Best
    gusbeto37
    Dined on 10/9/2013
    I went to 5 of the top Vegas Restaurants and this is by far the best one. Dinning is a great and enjoyable experience, so much you will want to go back. Other restaurants this good in food tend to be overpretentious, but not this one, which makes the ambience and service specially good. The food was excelent, I recommend getting the Menu variants, if you are hungry go for the 2 appetizer and 2 main course menu, as the portions are smaller than what most American restaurants serve. Still the portions are big enough to have any regular person satisfied. The wine list is huge, their sommelier told us they had over 1,900 different bottles! Their prices were also varied. This is a must if you truly enjoy fine dinning.
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    fit for foodies, romantic, notable wine list, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Expensive but very good value
    Skabu
    Dined on 10/9/2013
    The food was as expected superb as was the service and ambiance. I had the 16 course menu and my wife 6 courses. It was a lot of food. It is now two days after the meal and some of the dishes still come to mind. After finishing super, I had thought that, well that was it, I have now experienced a really great meal and don't need to go back. I was ready to return the next day. The price is about twice what we pay at an excellent restaurant in NYC but the preparation was more complex and required more attention to appreciate. We left feeling that we had had very good value for the price.
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    fit for foodies, romantic, notable wine list, special occasion
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    I would recommend this to a friend.