Understand Zagat ratings
Ratings and reviews on Zagat.com come from people who share their experiences about the places they go. Diners can submit separate ratings for food, decor, and service at zagat.com.
Food, decor, and service ratings
Zagat ratings range from 1 to 5, where 5 is the most favorable rating.
4.6 - 5.0 Extraordinary to perfection
4.1 - 4.5 Very good to excellent
3.1 - 4.0 Good to very good
2.1 - 3.0 Fair to good
1.0 - 2.0 Poor to fair
Zagat includes price estimates that are based on the average cost of menu items:
$ - Inexpensive
$$ - Moderate
$$$ - Expensive
$$$$ - Very Expensive
Zagat score changes
New ratings and reviews are periodically added to Zagat.com.