Jeanne & Gaston

212 W. 14th St.
New York, NY 10011
212-675-3773
Best Of
Jeanne & Gaston +

Tejal Rao

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  • Sun 11am-10:30pm, Mon-Thu 12pm-10:30pm, Fri 12pm-11pm, Sat 11am-11pm
  • $$; $$$
  • Brunch, Dinner, Lunch
  • Beer/Wine
  • Street Parking
  • Reservations Accepted
Chef Claude Godard named this quiet bistro after his French grandparents, and the food is appropriately frumpy, but lovable. If you’re looking for an old-fashioned dish of escargots a la Bourguignonne—snails cooked in parsley and butter—you’ll find an excellent version here. A hot, huge bowl of mussels with French fries are delicious, if by the book. And a sweet, thin tarte flambee—the pseudo-pizza topped with crème fraiche, ham, and onions—is a delight. Unlike the food, J&G itself is dull and empty, but you’re not here for the ambience, you’re here for the snails.

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