Saturday Night Swim (The Pool)- NYC

Exquisite. One word to sum up my experience here at The Former Four Seasons restaurant. Twas truly a Culinary delight to end the year on.

Kicked things off with a Yellowfin Tuna app, Watermelon and Mango cocktails. Yellowfin Tuna was marvelous and luxurious. Every bite felt illustrious. Walk -out -in the -finest -bathrobes -all -day -to the mall -to shop- type -swag.

Yellowfin Tuna
Watermelon and Mango cocktails

 

Then these fools came through with some Bread with Butter under Salmon on the side, like “Yo we just love treating your taste buds like a Michael Bay Movie set and BLOW SHIT UP, cuz we got the BUDGET”.

Over the Top dip with bread-absolutely-but it was a magnificent experience. Anybody could warm bread, with some butter on the side. Adding Salmon….ya got this Young Grubber..”Hook. Line. Sinker…”(sounds like Jeremy Irons from Die Hard With A Vengeance).

Dungeness Crab Rice had that buttery soft taste but not the cheap movie theater butter drenched Red Lobster type variety. It was a sophisticated, layered approach that one appreciates when gorging one self, like they have 8 a$$hole$.

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Dungeness Crab Rice

 

The Halibut was extra moist but never felt like I was eating an over grown piece of sashimi.

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ALASKAN HALIBUT sauce with fennel and razor clams

The spinach…(y’all really think Ima go in-depth with spinach.) It was Good.

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Spinach sautéed with Sesame and ginger

The service was one of the best experiences I’ve had in my young life. They don’t let you lift a finger let alone, walk to the restroom alone. Which is cool too because it’s a big dimly lit place, and after seeing all my fellow Caucasian patrons I didn’t want to wake up in the Sunken Place if I took a wrong turn.

Decor is tremendously simplistic but elegant. I guess if you have a pool in the middle of your dining room what more could you really do after.

“Unable to perceive the shape of you, I find you all around me. Your presence fills my eyes with your love. It humbles my heart, for you are everywhere.”

-The Shape of Water

Have A Happy New Year!!! Thanks for checking in with the Just Grubbin team in 2017, stay tuned in 2018!

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