Geranium serves a meatless seasonally primarily based Scandinavian menu within the uncommon environment of the eighth flooring of Denmark’s nationwide soccer stadium. It is open simply 4 days every week, a alternative made by head chef Rasmus Kofoed and co-owner Søren Ledet to keep up a spirit of work-life stability.
Eating places can solely take house the principle prize of the awards as soon as, after which they’re entered right into a separate “Better of the Finest” program. Members of that elite group embrace Copenhagen’s Geranium neighbor Noma, in addition to New York’s Eleven Madison Park, The Fats Duck close to London, Osteria Francescana in Modena, Italy, and Mirazur in Menton, France.
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South American eating places additionally did nicely. In Lima, cooks Virgilio Martínez and Central de Pía León moved up two spots to second place, whereas Maido, which serves Japanese-Peruvian fusion, dropped to No. 11.
Brazil’s Caso do Porco, a celebration of all issues porcine, rose 10 locations to No.7.
Spain’s efficiency this 12 months was additionally robust. Get pleasure from Barcelona was at No. three, Madrid’s Diverxo shot as much as fourth place, whereas Larrabetzu’s Asador Etxebarri, the place all dishes, together with dessert, are grilled, fell to No. 6.
Mexico Metropolis was represented by fifth-place winner Pujol, this 12 months’s Finest North American Restaurant, and Quintonil, which rose from final 12 months’s No. 27 to No. 9.
Lido 84 and Le Calandre from Italy additionally moved up the rankings this 12 months. Uliassi, within the Italian area of Senigallia, was, at 12th place, the best new entry this 12 months.
It is not till quantity 20 that an Asia-based restaurant seems, with Den in Tokyo incomes the best spot on this 12 months’s record.
Within the 20 years that the awards have been operating, no restaurant exterior of Europe or North America has gained the World’s 50 Finest award. All of the winners thus far come from Spain, the US, the UK, Denmark, Italy and France.