Top 25 Most Prestigious Food and Restaurant Awards
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- 50 Next - Meet the people of shaping the future of gastronomy 2022 - "Meet the class of 2022." Discover the inaugural 50 Next list.
- 2023 World's 50 Best Restaurants: the list in pictures - "Voted No.1 in this year's list, Central is crowned The World's Best Restaurant 2023. The highly anticipated list of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2023, sponsored by S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna, was revealed on Tuesday 20th June at a live awards ceremony held at Valencia’s stunning City of Arts and Sciences, with the world’s best chefs, esteemed food media and leading foodies in attendance. The 21st edition of the annual ranking features restaurants across 24 territories in five continents and 12 brand-new entries. Explore the list in 50 photos and find out which venue has been crowned No.1, taking home the trophy for The World’s Best Restaurant 2023."
- And the award for 'Restaurant of the Year' goes to .... - "Paris hosts inaugural World Restaurant Awards."
- BOCUSE D'OR - the Concours mondial de la cuisine, World Cuisine Contest is a biennial world chef championship since 1987. Named for the chef Paul Bocuse, the event takes place during two days near the end of January in Lyon, France at the SIRHA International Hotel, Catering and Food Trade Exhibition, and is one of the world's most prestigious cooking competitions.
- BOCUSE D'OR FINAL 2023 - "The Bocuse d'Or goes to the French team led by DAVY TISSOT, the Bocuse d'Argent goes to the Danish team led by RONNI VEXØE MORTENSEN and the Bocuse de Bronze goes to the Norwegian team led by CHRISTIAN ANDRE PETTERSEN."
- CHEF'S CHOICE AWARD - The World's 50 Best Restaurants.
- Gourmand International - founded in 1995 by Edouard Cointreau. It is free competition and open to publishers in all languages and countries. The Gourmand Awards celebrate global cookbook and wine book publishing and feature many world renowned chefs each year. It is sometimes described as the "Oscars of food awards in Paris".
- Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Awards 2021 - "The awards are the Oscars of the Australian food and wine world, and are our longest-running national restaurant awards, beginning back in 1981."
- INTERNATIONAL DINING AWARDS 2021 - since 2018. "The Most Prestigious Restaurant Awards in the World."
- INTERNATIONAL STAR DIAMOND AWARDS - since 1949. By American Academy of Hospitality Sciences. Prestigious award of true excellence in hospitality, gastronomy, attitude, quality, cleanliness and above all service.
- JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION AWARDS - since 1990. "The James Beard Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to celebrate, support, and elevate the people behind America’s food culture and champion a standard of good food anchored in talent, equity, and sustainability. " Often called "The Oscars of Food."
- Lifetime Achievement Award - by Restaurant Magazine | The World's 50 Best Restaurants.
- LUXURY RESTAURANT AWARDS 2023 - since 2015. "The World Luxury Restaurant Awards is a recognized global organization which inspires excellence, ignites healthy competition in the luxury restaurant industry, and provides restaurants with the recognition they deserve."
- Mediterranean diet named best diet for 2022 - "It's a winning streak that just won't quit. For the fifth year in a row, the Mediterranean diet was first across the finish line in the annual race for best diet, according to ratings announced Tuesday by U.S. News & World Report. Coming in a close second, in a tie: The DASH diet, which stands for dietary approaches to stop hypertension and emphasizes reducing salt intake; and the flexitarian diet, which encourages being a vegetarian most of the time - but is flexible enough to allow a burger once in a while."
- MICHELIN GUIDE AWARDS - since 1900. The guide awards one to three stars to a small number of restaurants of outstanding quality.
- NATIONAL RESTAURANT AWARDS - since 2007. "The largest gathering of chefs and restaurateurs in the UK, the event will also include the inaugural Estrella Damm Gastronomy Congress with Restaurant magazine, which will feature cooking demonstrations from Michelin-starred chefs from around the world."
- Observer Food Monthly Awards - since 2003. Reward the best in British food and drink.
- Opinionated About Dining - the lists 2023 - since 2004. "Opinionated About Dining is the only dining survey that factors experience into its rating system. Our 2019 results are based on over 200,000 reviews contributed by more than 6,000 people who registered for the survey."
- SCOTTISH RESTAURANT AWARDS 2023 - "The 99 Edinburgh venues named as finalists at prestigious annual food awards." Awards celebrate the best restaurants and culinary talent in Scotland.
- SUSHI AWARDS - by Eat-Japan.
- That’s Beijing 2021 Food & Drink Awards Winners List Out Now! - "Is it really that time of year again? The annual That's Beijing Food & Drink Awards is back for 2021!"
- Time Out Dubai Restaurant Awards 2023 - "The best restaurants, cafés, brunches and pubs in Dubai in 2023."
- Time Out New York’s 2021 Best of the City award winners - "The greatest events, parties, restaurants, bars and cultural institutions in New York this year."
- Tripadvisor's Best Fine Dining Restaurants 2023 - World - "We award Travelers’ Choice Best of the Best to restaurants with a high volume of above-and-beyond reviews and opinions from our community over a 12-month period. Each winner has passed our rigorous trust and safety standards. Fewer than 1% of Tripadvisor’s 8 million listings are awarded Best of the Best, signifying the highest level of excellence in travel."
- White Guide Global Gastronomy Award - "Best Restaurants in the Nordics."
- Wine Spectator Reveals 2022 Restaurant Award Winners - "Nearly 3,200 restaurants around the world earned honors for their ambitious wine programs, bolstering their lists and cellars now that dining out has resumed."
- World Culinary Nominees 2022 - since 1994. "World's Best Fine Dining Hotel Restaurant 2022."
- World cup of baking - since 1992. "Coupe du Monde de la Boulangerie."
- WORLD SUSHI CUP JAPAN 2022 - since 2014. Comprises of two events: the individual competition and the restaurant competition.
- World Travel Awards Nominees 2023 - since 1994. "World's Leading Fine Dining Hotel Restaurant 2019"
- World's 50 Best Restaurants 2023 | The best restaurants in the world - "Geranium, Copenhagen. The World's Best Restaurant 2022."
- World's best restaurants honored in culinary awards - "In travel news this week: epic continental trips by bike and bus, new airline routes making transatlantic trips easier and the world’s top restaurants, from Asia to the United States to the Middle East."
- WSJ Innovation Awards 2022 - "Launched in 2011, WSJ. Magazine’s Innovator Awards recognizes groundbreaking talents from a range of disciplines, including fashion, art, entertainment, architecture, design, technology, the performing arts, philanthropy, food, literature and more. As an annual event, it has blossomed into one of the Wall Street Journal’s signature franchises; the combination of special-edition print issue, red-carpet gala and multiple digital extensions reaches WSJ.’s largest global audience every year."