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The World's 50 Best Restaurants Awards

The World's 50 Best Restaurants

On 29 April 2014 the eyes of the world will once more fall on London as the World's 50 Best Restaurants Awards take place. Organised by Restaurant Magazine, the awards aim to get people talking about restaurants, and to shine a bright light on excellence and innovation in an exciting industry.

Pearls of Wisdom: Elena Arzak

02-Dec-2011 - Elena Arzak is the third generation of chefs to work at Arzak in San Sebastian in Spain. She currently runs the restaurant, number eight on the S.Pellegrino World's 50 Restaurants...

News in brief

Date announced for 2012 World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards

19-Oct-2011 - The next S.Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards will take place on 30 April 2012, it has been announced.

Richard Vines on being UK chair of World’s 50 Best Restaurants

07-Sep-2011 - Earlier this year BigHospitality announced that Jay Rayner, UK chair of the S.Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards would be stepping down from his position of three years.

Thomas Keller reveals details about Harrods pop-up restaurant

01-Aug-2011 - Thomas Keller is to launch his pop-up version of his three-Michelin starred Californian restaurant The French Laundry at Harrods on 1 October.

Goodbye El Bulli: the World’s Best Restaurant closes

29-Jul-2011 - El Bulli, the most influential restaurant in the world, is to close tomorrow after more than two decades of pushing the boundaries of modern gastronomy.

Giorgio Locatelli's Dubai restaurant wins Authentic Italian Restaurant Award

13-Jul-2011 - Giorgio Locatelli's Dubai outpost Ronda Locatelli, has been announced the winner of the Birra Moretti Best Authentic Italian Restaurant Award for the Middle East and Africa.

Richard Vines appointed new UK chair of World's 50 Best Restaurants

06-Jul-2011 - Bloomberg chief food critic Richard Vines has been appointed the new UK chair of the S.Pellegrino World's 50 Best Restaurants Academy.

Anne-Sophie Pic on life as a female chef

20-Apr-2011 - Anne-Sophie Pic was this week awarded the first ever S.Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants award for being the World’s Best Female Chef.

The S.Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2011: 51-100

19-Apr-2011 - While just four UK restaurants featured on the S.Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants list this year, a further six venues fell just short of making the top 50.

Rene Redzepi’s reaction to winning World’s Best Restaurant Award, again

19-Apr-2011 - Demand for Noma in Copenhagen has refused to die down after it was named the S.Pellegrino World’s Best Restaurant last year.

Brett Graham: The Ledbury’s success is down to service

19-Apr-2011 - Brett Graham, chef owner of The Ledbury in Notting Hill, entered the S.Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards for the first time at number 34 this year.

Noma named World’s Best Restaurant for second year

18-Apr-2011 - Noma in Copenhagen has been named the World’s Best Restaurant for the second year running in the S.Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Awards.

Blumenthal: The World’s 50 Best helped save The Fat Duck

18-Apr-2011 - Heston Blumenthal has said that gaining the number one spot at the 2005 S.Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Awards helped save The Fat Duck from closure.

Follow tonight’s World’s 50 Best Restaurants live with BigHospitality

18-Apr-2011 - With just hours to go until the S. Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards, tune in to BigHospitality on Facebook and Twitter for live updates, photos and gossip as the...

Rene Redzepi explains why Noma is the Best Restaurant in the World

12-Apr-2011 - Rene Redzepi’s Danish restaurant Noma was last year voted the Best Restaurant in the World for the first time, toppling long term stalwart El Bulli from its number one position....

France’s Anne-Sophie Pic named World’s Best Female Chef

11-Apr-2011 - Anne-Sophie Pic, chef proprietor of Maison Pic in Valence, France, has been named the first ever winner of the Veuve Clicquot World’s Best Female Chef 2011.

Spain’s Juan Mari Arzak receives World's 50 Best Restaurants' Lifetime Achievement Award

11-Apr-2011 - Juan Mari Arzak, chef proprietor of Arzak restaurant in San Sebastien, Spain, is to be presented with a S.Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants’ Lifetime Achievement Award.

World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards video interviews

11-Apr-2011 - In preparation for the S.Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards which are just one week away (18 April), BigHospitality has conducted a series of video interviews with top figures involved...

World’s 50 Best Restaurants launches inaugural Female Chef Award

29-Mar-2011 - The S.Pellegrino Worlds 50 Best Awards will this year see the launch of a brand new award category – the Veuve Cliquot World’s Best Female Chef Award.

Noma fails to get third Michelin star in Cities of Europe Guide

16-Mar-2011 - Rene Redzepi’s Danish restaurant Noma has failed to acquire a third Michelin star in the latest Michelin Guide to the Main Cities of Europe.

Date set for S.Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards 2011

14-Feb-2011 - This year’s S.Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurant awards are due to be announced on 18 April, marking the tenth year for the restaurant industry’s most influential awards.

Thomas Keller plans Harrods pop-up restaurant

25-Jan-2011 - Thomas Keller plans to launch a pop-up restaurant at Harrods in November, BigHospitality can reveal.

World's 50 Best lunch at Bar Boulud

05-May-2010 - As the S.Pellegrino World's 50 Best awards drew to a close for another year, BigHospitality caught up with Daniel Boulud at his first London restaurant at Mandarin Oriental Hotel, where...

The World's 50 Best Restaurants Awards 2010

27-Apr-2010 - The World's 50 Best Restaurant Awards 2010 were held this year at London's Guildhall, where the team from Noma were given the accolade for Best Restaurant in the World for...

Noma's Rene Redzepi talks about winning the World's Best Restaurant Award

27-Apr-2010 - Noma chef-patron Rene Redzepi talks to Nigel Barden about what it means to win the top accolade in the S.Pellegrino World's 50 Best Restaurants Awards.

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