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101 Best Hotel Restaurants Around the World

October 8, 2013 -

The Daily Meal today released "101 Best Hotel Restaurants Around the World." With hundreds of innovative and elegant restaurants to choose from, selecting the top 101, as well as ranking them, was a real culinary challenge.

The Daily Meal grouped the selections by continent and invited a panel of experienced bloggers, restaurant critics, and other food and lifestyle writers from around the world to vote for their favorite restaurants in an anonymous survey.

There were a few rules we established in order to narrow the selection of hotel restaurants: The hotel had to have at least 15 rooms (so quaint, family-run bed-and-breakfasts, and famed restaurants that happen to have a few rooms for the convenience of guests, were immediately eliminated). In addition, notable restaurants located just a few steps from hotels, even if they are under the same ownership, were also excluded.

We did not discriminate on location; no island, nation, or province was off the table. From The Tamarind Tree at Curtin Bluff in Antigua, West Indies, to Anne-Sophie Pic at Beau-Rivage Palace in Lausanne, Switzerland, to Fountain Restaurant at the Four Seasons in Philadelphia, our worldwide list spans six continents, more than 50 countries and nations, and more than 80 cities. Regional breakdown is: Europe, 26; United States, 20; Asia and the Indian Ocean/Pacific Ocean, 24; Caribbean/Central America, 9; Africa, 9; Canada, 5; South America, 5; Middle East, 3.

101 Best Hotel Restaurants Around the World

1. é by José Andrés at The Cosmopolitan (Las Vegas)
2. El Motel Restaurant at Hotel Empordà (Figueres, Spain)
3. Restaurant Guy Savoy at Caesars Palace (Las Vegas)
4. Felix at The Peninsula Hotel (Hong Kong)
5. Emiliano Restaurant at Emiliano (São Paolo)
6. Aubergine at L'Auberge Carmel (Carmel, California)
7. Livingstone Room at Victoria Falls Hotel (Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe)
8. Joël Robuchon Restaurant at MGM Grand (Las Vegas)
9. Epicure at Le Bristol (Paris)
10. Man Wah at Mandarin Oriental (Hong Kong)
11. Le Louis XV at Hôtel de Paris (Monte Carlo)
12. Le Cinq at the Four Seasons Hotel George V (Paris)
13. Le Manoir aux Quat'Saisons Restaurant at Le Manoir aux Quat'Saisons (Great Milton, U.K.)
14. Anne-Sophie Pic at Beau-Rivage Palace (Lausanne, Switzerland)
15. Café Boulud at The Brazilian Court Hotel & Beach Club (Palm Beach, Fla.)
16. MICHAEL MINA at Bellagio (Las Vegas)
17. Proof on Main at 21C Museum Hotel (Louisville, Ky.)
18. Norman's at The Ritz-Carlton (Orlando)
19. Fountain Restaurant at the Four Seasons (Philadelphia)
20. Scala at The David Citadel Hotel (Jerusalem)
21. CityZen at Mandarin Oriental (Washington, D.C.)
22. Restaurant Le Meurice at Le Meurice Hotel (Paris)
23. The Bazaar by José Andrés at SLS Hotel (Los Angeles)
24. Clio at Elliott Hotel (Boston)
25. Capitol Grille at The Hermitage Hotel (Nashville, Tenn.)
26. Jean Georges at Trump International Hotel & Tower (New York City)
27. Maialino at Gramercy Park Hotel (New York City)
28. La Pergola at Rome Cavalieri (Rome)
29. Huang Ting at The Peninsula Hotel (Beijing)
30. ONE Restaurant at The Hazelton Hotel (Toronto)
31. Lung King Heen at the Four Seasons (Hong Kong)
32. La Marocain at La Mamounia (Marrakech, Morocco)
33. Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud at Merrion Hotel (Dublin)
34. Blue by Eric Ripert at The Ritz-Carlton (Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands)
35. Jade on 36 at Pudong Shangri-La Hotel (Shanghai)
36. The Tamarind Tree at Curtain Bluff (Antigua, West Indies)
37. Blue Duck Tavern at Park Hyatt (Washington, D.C.)
38. Restaurant Terrazza Danieli at Hotel Danieli (Venice)
39. Signal Restaurant at Cape Grace (Cape Town, South Africa)
40. La Marea Restaurant at Viceroy Riviera Maya (Playa del Carmen, Mexico)
41. Restaurant Le Gaïac at Hôtel Le Toiny (St. Barts)
42. Pavillon at Baur au Lac (Zurich)
43. Santceloni at Hotel Hesperia (Madrid)
44. La Terrazza dell'Eden (Rome, Italy)
45. Inverlochy Restaurant at Inverlochy Castle Hotel (Torlundy, Scotland)
46. Le Verger at Le Franschhoek Hotel & Spa (Franschhoek, South Africa)
47. Celadon at The Sukhothai (Bangkok)
48. Saffron at Banyan Tree (Seychelles)
49. Level 3 at Aleenta Resort & Spa (Phuket, Thailand)
50. Les Trois Dômes at Sofitel Lyon (Lyon, France)
51. NoMad at The NoMad (New York City)
52. Hakkasan at Fontainebleau Miami Beach (Miami Beach, Fla.)
53. Le Comptoir at Hôtel Relais Saint Germain (Paris)
54. The Northall at The Corinthia (London)
55. NoMI at Park Hyatt (Chicago)
56. Garden Court Restaurant at Sofitel Hotel Sydney Wentworth (Sydney)
57. Le Beaulieu at Sofitel Metropole Hotel (Hanoi)
58. Loggia Restaurant at Villa San Michele (Florence)
59. The Rib Room at Jumeirah Emirates Towers (Dubai)
60. Duhau Restaurante & Vinoteca at Palacio Duhau Park Hyatt (Buenos Aires)
61. Moo Restaurant at Hotel Omm (Barcelona)
62. Mount Burgess Dining Room at Emerald Lake Lodge (British Columbia)
63. Caesar's Restaurant at Hotel Caesar's (Tijuana, Mexico)
64. Acquapazza at the Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita (Mauritius)
65. Al Mahara at Burj Al Arab (Dubai)
66. Altitude at Shangri-La Hotel (Sydney)
67. Matsalen at Grand Hôtel (Stockholm)
68. Noso at W Santiago (Santiago, Chile)
69. gaZette at Le Westin (Montréal)
70. Jing Yaa Tang at The Opposite House (Beijing)
71. Mesh Restaurant at Crown Promenade Hotel (Melbourne, Australia)
72. The Mohgul Room at Mena House Oberoi (Giza, Egypt)
73. Restaurante Zafferano at Mantra Resort Spa & Casino (Punta del Este, Uruguay)
74. Signature at Mandarin Oriental (Tokyo)
75. number one at The Balmoral Hotel (Edinburgh, Scotland)

View full list: http://www.thedailymeal.com/101-best-hotel-restaurants-around-world-2013


 

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