The Michelin restaurant guide for Great Britain and Ireland celebrated its 100th birthday Tuesday by highlighting the culinary excellence of the country’s “gastro-pubs”, or pubs with fine food. French female chef Helene Darroze (below) gained two stars in the 2011 edition of the famed foodies’ guide, less than a year after she lost a second [...]
This traditional, Parisian-style brasserie French restaurant has already had an established following in Hong Kong. You can enjoy signature dishes like, Bouillabaisse, Steak Tartar, French Mussel, Crepe Suzette or the Souffle! La Brasserie differentiates itself from other French restaurants in Hong Kong by featuring old-world dishes rarely available in the city such as pressed duck.
Celebrity Cruises has revealed that its latest cruise ships will feature a restaurant where passengers can prepare their own meals while looking out to sea. The cruise line revealed the new “Lawn Club Grill” restaurant concept in a December 9 sneak peak of some of the new features on its forthcoming cruise ships Silhouette and [...]
Tokyo is now the city with the most Michelin three-star rated restaurants in the world trumping Paris, once considered the gastronomic capital of the world. The Tokyo metropolitan area, which unseated Paris from the No. 1 spot and this year, the number of three-star restaurants increased from 11 to 14. The total number of restaurants [...]
Eight Belgian restaurants have been recognized with a one-star rating by the Michelin Guide, the latest in the guide’s leadup to 2011. Eight Belgian restaurants have earned their first Michelin star rating, while two others earned their second star, Michelin announced on November 22. The new one star restaurants include Alexandre and Kamo in Brussels; [...]
Chicago scored a major culinary coup Thursday with two of its top restaurants awarded the highly-prized three-star Michelin rating. Michelin’s first guide for restaurants in the midwestern metropolis, which once garnered the nickname Hogtown for its slaughterhouses, reviewed hundreds of eating spots and honored two dozen with its star system. Rocketing to the top were [...]