World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2016 – FULL LIST Results are in!

The Cipriani Wall Street in New York was the venue for the prestigious awards ceremony for The World’s Best Restaurants 2016 list.  RESULTS ARE IN and there’s a NEW Nº 1 Restaurant in The World’s Best Restaurants 2016 list !!


Congratulations to Osteria Francescana and chef Massimo Bottura  for claiming the Number One spot, and for becoming the 1st Italian Restaurant ever to become the World’s Number 1 Restaurant.

El Celler de Can Roca drops to 2nd place and the 3rd place goes to Eleven Madison Park. Here’s the COMPLETE FULL 1-50 The World’s Best Restaurants 2016 list:

  2. El Celler de Can Roca, Girona (Spain)
  3. Eleven Madison Park, New York (USA) – BEST RESTAURANT IN NORTH AMERICA
  5. Noma, Copenhagen (Denmark)
  6. Mirazur, Menton (France)
  7. Mugaritz, San Sebastian (Spain)
  8. Narisawa, Tokyo (Japan) – BEST RESTAURANT IN ASIA
  9. Steirereck, Vienna (Austria)
  10. Asador Etxebarri, Atxondo (Spain)
  11. D.O.M., Sao Paulo (Brazil)
  12. Quintonil, Mexico City (Mexico)
  13. Maido, Lima (Peru) – HIGHEST CLIMBER AWARD
  14. The Ledbury, London (UK)
  15. Alinea, Chicago (USA)
  16. Azurmendi, Larrabetzu (Spain)
  17. Piazza Duomo, Alba (Italy)
  18. White Rabbit, Moscow (Russia)
  19. Arpège, Paris (France)
  20. Amber, Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
  21. Arzak, San Sebastian (Spain)
  22. The Test Kitchen, Cape Town (South Africa) – BEST RESTAURANT IN 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 Gastón, Lima (Peru)
  31. Nihonryori RyuGin, Tokyo (Japan)
  32. Restaurant André, Singapore (Singapore)
  33. Attica, Melbourne (Australia) – BEST RESTAURANT IN AUSTRALASIA
  34. Restaurant Tim Raue, Berlin (Germany)
  35. Vendôme, Bergisch Gladbach (Germany)
  36. Boragò, Santiago (Chile)
  37. Nahm, Bangkok (Thailand)
  38. De Librije, Zwolle (Netherlands)
  39. Le Calandre, Rubano (Italy)
  40. Relae, Copenhagen (Denmark) – SUSTAINABLE RESTAURANT AWARD
  41. Fäviken, Järpen (Sweden)
  42. Ultraviolet, 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, Fürstenau (Switzerland)
  48. Blue Hill at Stone Barns, Tarrytown (USA)
  49. Quique Dacosta, Denia (Spain)
  50. Septime, Paris (France)


51- 100. And remember, there’s more, here is the World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2016 FULL LIST 51-100

Congratulations to our great Spanish Superchefs for their fantastic World rated restaurants and another year in the prestigious list!


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Next year, 2017, the World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards Ceremony will be heading to Melbourne, Australia!!!

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