These Are The 50 Best Restaurants In The World (And They’re Predictably Swanky)


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When you’ve got something to celebrate, the first thing on your mind is which restaurant to treat yourself to - and it can be a pretty difficult decision.

But choosing the World’s Best 50 Restaurants list, the awards for which were recently held in a glitzy fashion in New York, must have been a challenge indeed.


Massimo Batturo accepts award for World’s Best Restaurant [Photo: Getty]

Celebrating the best eateries from around the world, award-winning chefs and restaurants largely hailed from metropolitan cities, from Tokyo to São Paulo.


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Declared the best restaurant in the world was Italian chef Massimo Batturo’s Osteria Francescana in Modena. London, of course, made the list too, bagging three places. Not bad for our little island, eh?

Here’s the full list:

1. Osteria Francescana, Modena, Italy

2. El Celler de Can Roca, Girona, Spain

3. Eleven Madison Park, New York, USA

4. Central, Lima, Peru

5. Noma, Copenhagen, Denmark

6. Mirazur, Menton, France

7. Mugaritz, San Sebastian, Spain

8. Narisawa, Tokyo, Japan

9. Steirereck, Vienna, Austria

10. Asador Etxebarri, Axpe, Spain

11. D.O.M, Sao Paolo, Brazil

12. Quintonil, Mexico City, Mexico

13. Maido, Lima, Peru

14. The Ledbury, London, UK

15. Alinea, Chicago, USA

16. Azurmendi, Larrabetzu, Spain

17. Piazza Duomo, Alba, Italy

18. White Rabbit, Moscow, Russia

19. Arpege, Paris, France

20. Amber, Hong Kong, China

21. Arzak, San Sebastian, Spain

22. The Test Kitchen, Cape Town, South Africa

23. Gaggan, Bangkok, Thailand

24. Le Bernardin, New York, USA

25. Pujol, Mexico City, Mexico

26. The Clove Club, London, UK

27. Saison, San Francisco, USA

28. Geranium, Copenhagen, Denmark

29. Tickets, Barcelona, Spain

30. Astrid y Gaston, Lima, Peru

31. Nihonryori Ryugin, Tokyo, Japan

32. Restaurant Andre, Singapore

33. Attica, Melbourne, Australia

34. Restaurant Tim Raue, Berlin, Germany

35. Vendome, Bergisch Gladbach, Germany

36. Borago, Santiago, Chile

37. Nahm, Bangkok, Thailand

38. De Librije, Zwolle, Netherlands

39. Le Calandre, Rubano, Italy

40. Relae, Copenhagen, Denmark

41. Faviken, Jarpen, Sweden

42. Ultraviolet by Paul Pairet, Shanghai, China

43. Biko, Mexico City, Mexico

44. Estela, New York, USA

45. Dinner by Heston Blumenthal, London, UK

46. Combal Zero, Rivoli, Italy

47. Schloss Schauenstein, Furstenau, Switzerland

48. Blue Hill at Stone Barns, Pocantino Hills, USA

49. Quique Dacosta, Denia, Spain

50. Septime, Paris, France.

Ever had the chance to visit one of these restaurants? Or perhaps you think they’re overrated? Let us know what you think at @YahooStyleUK.

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