2 weeks ago
While we continue to be tired by both Michelin and 50 Best, the former's strategy for rolling out new winners throughout the year is one that constantly keeps it in the news and does the marketing job it's done so well for so long.
3 weeks ago
Accolades come and go, but Alinea is now Chicago's sole Michelin three-starred restaurant. Go for the whimsical balloons (but stay for the impeccable service.)
3 months ago
Singapore is another example of a market where the dining scene is too vibrant to be accurately captured by Michelin's restrictive rubric.
4 months ago
This is a great opportunity for Michelin to rethink how it creates, packages, and promotes its ratings acround the world.
6 months ago
Restaurateurs have been having a hard time attracting tourists to the Tohoku region of Japan, but Michelin's new spotlight on Tohoku's samurai cuisine is helping to change that.
7 months ago
Despite the push into Asia, Michelin still feels like it's low on gas and misreading the map these days.
9 months ago
Bang respects but rejects today's celebrated chef culture, however, his commitment to the essentials and transparency around his decisions have (rightly) exalted him and Maaemo to the role models they are today.
10 months ago
Michelin's shortcomings are on full display here. If the measurements for what constitutes a great restaurant don't match up with one of the world's best eating cities than maybe the measurements are off.
11 months ago
Good for Troisgros, but we'd also be interested in a list like this where holding two or more Michelin stars is not the qualification necessary to participate.
12 months ago
Michelin may feel like this is getting back to its roots, but it’s a tough market to crack and these are different times. The high-end vacuum brand Miele tried and failed a few years ago, and the World’s Best awards have become well entrenched.
12 months ago
There are excellent restaurants represented on the list, as well as glaring omissions that point to problems in the industry in New York City and beyond.