The World’s 50 best restaurants announces the 51-100 list

The World’s 50 Best Restaurants, sponsored by S.Pellegrino and Acqua Panna, has announced the list of restaurants ranked from 51st to 100th in 2015. This unprecedented announcement, coming less than a week before The World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards event itself, is part of the annual celebration of global gastronomy that recognises restaurants around the world for their culinary prowess. 11 new restaurants claim their place on … Continue reading

The Veuve Clicquot World’s Best Female Chef for 2015 will be announced on 22nd April

The winner of the Veuve Clicquot World’s Best Female Chef Award 2015 will be announced on the 22nd April, and will be honoured at The World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards ceremony on the 1st June at the Guildhall in central London. The presentation of this achievement, in partnership with Veuve Clicquot, at The World’s 50 … Continue reading


For its 14th edition The World’s 50 Best Restaurants, sponsored by S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna, will be returning to London’s historic Guildhall for a prestigious ceremony on Monday 1st June, 2015 The awards provide an annual snapshot of the world’s gastronomic scene; a globally recognised and respected reference point which showcases leading trends and highlights culinary treasures … Continue reading

The Diners Club® World’s 50 Best Restaurants Academy Chairs

The organisers of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants are delighted to announce the appointment of five new Academy Chairs to head up the voting panels for a variety of regions across the world.   ■ Roser Torras is the new Academy Chair for the region of Spain & Portugal ■ Xanthe Clay is the new Academy Chair for … Continue reading

The world’s 50 best restaurants will be revealed next week on 28th April

On Monday 28th  April, London’s Guildhall will play host to the elite of the gastronomic world with a glittering ceremony held to announce and celebrate The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2014, sponsored by S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna. The industry is holding its breath to see whether Spain’s El Celler de Can Roca will retain the coveted … Continue reading

British chef Fergus Henderson, the poet of nose-to-tail cooking, receives the Lifetime Achievement Award 2014

UK chef Fergus Henderson has been awarded The Diners Club® Lifetime AchievementAward, as part of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards 2014 sponsored by S.Pellegrino and Acqua Panna. He is the founding partner of one of the UK’s most influentialrestaurants, St. John in London, which opened in 1994. Over more than two decades, Henderson has raised the profile of British food through the promotion of … Continue reading