Congratulations to the winners!

 

The True Foodies Restaurant Awards recognize great dining experiences as chosen by foodies and chefs from around the world.  
They support True Foodies' mission to celebrate great chefs, restaurants and cuisine, and to promote young talent and diversity in the culinary community.

Best Restaurant Awards

Best Fine Dining Restaurant Award 
Martín Berasategui, Spain

Best Top Bistro/Casual Dining Award 
Les Cocottes, France

Signature Dish Award

Tarte Tatin di frattaglie di germano, piccione e pernice 

Chef Massimo Bottura, Osteria Francescana, Italy


Young Chef Award

Award for a Chef under 25 who is doing amazing work. Nominated by Top Chefs and Restaurateurs from True Foodies.

Curtis Clement Mulpas

Restaurant Diversity Award

Award for a Restaurant that is working to promote women and/or minorities in their staff and championing diversity. Nominated by Top Chefs and Restaurateurs from True Foodies.

Primo Restaurant in Lecce, Italy

Primo Restaurant has a proportion of 60% women on staff, and is run by managing partners Silvia Antonazzo and Marco Borelli. Leading the kitchen is Chef Solaika Marrocco, a young woman of 23 years, the first woman chef to win the Birra Moretti Grand Cru Award 2017 in collaboration with Identità Golose and from July 2018 Madame chef for Atelier des Grandes Dames by Veuve Clicquot.  In March 2018 Primo was also a part of the round table of the Veuve Clicquot champagne house, during the international Identità Golose congress, discussing the female vision of the human factor in the kitchen. 


Best Fine Dining Restaurant – Global Top 10

1 – Martin Berasategui / Spain

2 – Gaggan / Thailand

3 – El Celler de Can Roca / Spain

4 – The Fat Duck / UK

5 – Fäviken / Sweden

6 – Blue Hill / USA

7 – Sylvestre / France

8 – Osteria Francescana / Italy

9 – Narisawa / Japan

10 – Le Pré Catelan / France

Best Bistro / Casual Dining Restaurant Global Top 10

1 – Les Cocottes / France

2 – Restaurant 108 / Denmark

3 – Casa Santo Antônio / Brazil

4 – Eclectic / Spain

5 – Tomy & Co / France

6 – Tanino Bistro / Panama

7 – Gunpowder / UK

8 – La Bòria / France

9 – Eataly Chicago / USA

10 - Brasa / Sweden

Best Signature Dish Global Top 10

1 – Massimo Bottura / Tarte Tatin di frattaglie di germano, piccione e pernice / Osteria Francescana / Italy

2 – Jean-François Piège / Blanc Manger by Piège / Le Grand Restaurant / France

3 – Jean Sulpice / Plins d'Escargots aux Herbes / Auberge du Père Bise/ France

4 – Heston Blumenthal / Scotch Egg / The Hind's Head / UK

5 – Victor Arguinzoniz / Zamburiña and Smoked Caviar / Asador Etxebarri / Spain

6 – Rafael Jacuzzi / Tortelli de Brie / Casa Santo Antônio / Brazil

7 – Sidney Schutte / Carabinero dish / Librije’s Zusje / Netherlands

8 – Michel Roth / Cappuccino de pommes de terres ratte à la truffe / Bayview / Switzerland

9 – Antonino Montefusco / Homage to Pollock / Terrazza Bosquet / Italy

10 – David Garlinge / Sea bream Ceviche, Kimchi, Horseradish / Restaurant Celebrus / UK

Best Restaurant Award The Americas Top 10

1 – Blue Hill / USA 

2 – Central / Peru 

3 – Eleven Madison Park / USA

4 – Le Bernardin / USA  

5 – D.O.M. / Brazil

6 – The French Laundry / USA

7 – Daniel / USA

8 – Maido / Peru

9 – Acquerello / USA

10 – Atelier Crenn / USA

Best Restaurant Award Europe Top 10

1 – Martin Berasategui / Spain

2 – El Celler de Can Roca / Spain

3 – The Fat Duck / UK

4 – Fäviken / Sweeden

5 – Sylvestre / France

6 – Osteria Francescana / Italy

7 – Le Pré Catelan / France

8 – Asador Etxebarri / Spain 

9 – Bayview / Switzerland

10 – Comme chez Soi / Belgium

Best Restaurant Award Asia Pacific/Middle East/Africa Top 10

1 – Gagann / Thailand

2 – Narisawa/ Japan 

3 – La Colombe / South Africa

4 – Odette / Singapore

5 – Attica / Australia

6 – Amber / Hong Kong

7 – Indian Accent / India

8 – Quay / Australia

9 – The Test Kitchen / South Africa

10 – Whitegrass / Singapore

The True Foodies Restaurant Awards recognize great dining experiences as chosen by foodies and chefs from around the world.  They also support True Foodies mission to celebrate great chefs and restaurants who are creating excellent dining experiences, and to promote young talent and diversity in the culinary community. The awards are a combination of likes by foodies, recommendations by Top Chefs in the For True Foodies Only app, and votes during the online voting.

Congratulations to the winners!

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