Jean-Georges’s Latest, abcV, Is Beautiful. Of Course It’s Beautiful.
For those times you’re in Flatiron with a hankering for the kind of eminently photographable grapefruit
gelée that’s good for a few hundred likes…
Or those times when you’re shopping for a Moroccan rug with a thirst that could only be quenched with the
right ratio of maca and cacao…
Or you’ve got a coffee meeting that requires a mid-century modern vibe with low and plentiful chandeliers,
for some reason…
You’ve now got abcV, a supremely good-looking eatery from Jean-Georges Vongerichten, now open for
breakfast and lunch inside of ABC Carpet & Home.
So, full disclosure, it’s an all-vegetarian spot, the type of place where you’re likely to catch up
over, say, a vanilla-hemp chia bowl. Menu’s here, and you’ll see it’s divided into sections like “Light & Fresh,”
“Warm & Hot” and “Beauty & Wellness Menu.” You might not think that last one is for you, but it’s
actually a bunch of plates chosen by the chef, to be shared by everyone at your table. So that’s nice,
And drinks-wise, you’ve got some biodynamic and organic wines, cold-pressed juice, matcha and house-brewed
kombucha. You might’ve guessed.