Asia’s 50 Best Restaurant – Roundup


FEB 25th saw the inaugural San Pellegrino Asia’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards. Forget abt the Oscars ..this was THE biggest award as far as we were concerned! As a member of the Voting Academy of World’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards, we were given the amazing opportunity to attend the glamorous event at Marina Bay Sands, … Continue reading

Alex Atala , D.O.M.


ALEX ATALA – the most highly-rated South American chef of D.O.M. –  a regular chart-topper on the San Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards : # 7 (2011) , #18 (2010), #24 (2009) , #40 (2008), #38 (2007), #50 (2006). Guest Chef at The Sukothai, Bangkok : “Filled with energy and creativity, Alex Atala, chef … Continue reading

CNN World’s 50 most delicious foods

Hot on the heels of the world’s most talked-about restaurant – NEXT by chef Grant Achatz turning from Escoffier into Thai Restaurant , CNN has now named THAI MASSAMAN CURRY as the world’s most delicious food, beating out arguably more ‘famous’ dishes like PIZZA, SUSHI, CHOCOLATE and PEKING DUCK (#2 – #5 respectively)! In fact, … Continue reading

Din Tai Fung , Taiwan / Hong Kong *

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World-renowned ‘Xiao Long Bao’ (steamed soup dumplings) specialist , originating from Taiwan. Shot to fame when New York Times named it one of ‘top 10 restaurants in the world’ in 1993. Today, this main branch is on every ‘must visit’ attraction for tourists in Taipei – yes, not just a restaurant, but an attraction in … Continue reading

Yong Su San , Seoul

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龍水山 Yong Su San , Seoul. Fine Korean Dining. The only Korean restaurant that is member of the International Gourmet Association – Chaîne des Rôtisseurs. Listed in Miele Guide. “Because YongSuSan serves the Kaesong fare of the ancient Koryo Dynasty which was the golden era of Korean cuisine. YongSuSan’s Kaesong cuisine will delight all your … Continue reading

Margot Janse , Le Quartier de Francaise , Africa


Margot Janse, Le Quartier de Francaise , Africa World’s top 50 restaurant : #31 in 2010 Guest Chef @ Sukothai Hotel, Bangkok Restaurant Magazine: “2009 Awards – Best Restaurant in the Middle East and Africa Le Quartier Français is a heavenly rural retreat, and Margot Jansen runs a restaurant to match – the Tasting Room. … Continue reading