Spain has grabbed the top spot in boasting the best restaurant in the world.
Travel reviews company, TripAdvisor, just revealed its Travellers’ Choice Restaurants winners for 2016, with Martin Berasategui on top of the list of fine-dining restaurants.
Here are the top 10 restaurants as voted by TripAdvisor users:
1. Martin Berasategui, Spain
Named after its head chef, the fine-dining restaurant is located in Lasarte, just outside of San Sebastian in Spain. The three-Michelin-starred restaurant is winning the title for the second year in row for its modern Spanish cuisine.
Martin Berasategui serves dishes such as red mullet with edible scale crystals; fennel with saffron and liquid baby squid bonbon; and young pigeon that’s charcoal roasted at a low temperature with potato and truffle bites and forgotten vegetables.
2. Maison Lameloise, France
The three Michelin-starred restaurant is located in Chagny, France. The products, the season and the chef’s creativity are the wellsprings of a menu that is updated over time, states the official site.
3. L’Auberge de I’lll, France
Located in Illhaeusern, L’Auberge de I’lll offers French, European and gluten-free options on its menu.
4. Le Manoir Aux Quat’Saisons, United Kingdom
Set in a grand country mansion, this upscale hotel is located in Great Milton.
5. Ristorante Don Alfonso, Italy
Located in Sant’Agata sui Due Golfi, the restaurant is the mirror of a philosophy that innovates respecting the culture and the age-old food traditions of Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast, states the official site.
6. Alinea, United States
You have to pre-pay for your dinner in order to make a reservation in this three-Michelin-starred Chicago-based restaurant headed by chef Grant Achatz.
7. Waterside Inn, United Kingdom
Overlooking the River Thames, the restaurant is owned by acclaimed French chefs Michel and Alain Roux.
8. Voila Bistrot, Brazil
Located in Paraty, Voila Bistrot serves French cuisine.
9. Adam’s, United Kingdom
The one-Michelin-starred restaurant is located in Birmingham.
10. Azurmendi Gastronomico, Spain
The three-Michelin-starred gourmet restaurant in Larrabetzu is perched half way up a hill, give diners a spectacular view of the valley below.
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