Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2015

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An influential group of over 300 leaders in the restaurant industry across Asia selected Asia’s 50 best restaurants for 2015. Now in its third year, Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants, sponsored by S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna, revealed the 2015 list of winners at an awards ceremony at Capella Hotel, Singapore. Check the list of winners before traveling to Asia, you may wish to dine at those restaurants to taste the best food in the region.

Gaggan in Bangkok secured the No.1 spot, claiming the much-coveted title of The S.Pellegrino Best Restaurant in Asia. Ranked No.3 at the Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants awards last year, Gaggan debuted on the World’s 50 Best Restaurants list in 2014 at No.17. Gaggan is also awarded The S.Pellegrino Best Restaurant in Thailand.

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The 2015 list of Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants features eight new entries, including first-time entries from the Philippines (Antonio’s, No.48) and Cambodia (Cuisine Wat Damnak, No.50). China boasts 16 restaurants on the list, followed by Singapore and Japan with 10 and eight respectively.

The Diners Club® Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants Academy is divided into six voting regions: India & Subcontinent; South-East Asia – South; South-East Asia – North; Hong Kong, Taiwan & Macau; mainland

1 Gaggan Bangkok, Thailand
2 Narisawa Tokyo, Japan
3 Ultraviolet by Paul Pairet Shanghai, China
4 Nihonryori RyuGin Tokyo, Japan
5 Restaurant André Singapore
6 Amber Hong Kong, China
7 Nahm Bangkok, Thailand
8 8 ½ Otto E Mezzo Bombana Hong Kong, China
9 Waku Ghin Singapore
10 Jungsik Seoul, Korea
11 Jaan Singapore
12 L'Effervescence Tokyo, Japan
13 Les Amis Singapore
14 Hajime Osaka, Japan
15 Fook Lam Moon Hong Kong, China
16 Fu 1015 Shanghai, China
17 L'Atelier De Joel Robuchon Hong Kong, China
18 Iggy's Singapore
19 Fu He Hui Shanghai, China
20 Lung King Heen Hong Kong, China
21 Mr & Mrs Bund Shanghai, China
22 Indian Accent, at The Manor New Delhi, India
23 Robuchon au Dome Macau, China
24 Tenku RyuGin Hong Kong, China
25 Eat Me Bangkok, Thailand
26 Le Moȗt Taichung, Taiwan
27 Ryunique Seoul, Korea
28 Bo Innovation Hong Kong, China
29 Wasabi by Morimoto Bombay, India
30 Burnt Ends Singapore
31 Nihonbashi Colombo, Sri Lanka
32 Shinji By Kanesaka Singapore
33 Takazawa Tokyo, Japan
34 28 HuBin Road Hangzhou, China
35 The Chairman Hong Kong, China
36 Tippling Club Singapore
37 Bo Lan Bangkok, Thailand
38 La Yeon Seoul, Korea
39 Issaya Siamese Club Bangkok, Thailand
40 Sushi Saito Tokyo, Japan
41 Bukhara New Delhi, India
42 Caprice Hong Kong, China
43 Ministry of Crab Colombo, Sri Lanka
44 Sukiyabashi Jiro Tokyo, Japan
45 Osteria Mozza Singapore
46 Hakkasan Shanghai, China
47 Imperial Treasure Super Peking Duck Singapore
48 Antonio’s Tagaytay, Philippines
49 Quintessence Tokyo, Japan
50 Cuisine Wat Damnak Siem Reap, Cambodia


Award Chef/Restaurant Restaurant City, Country
Veuve Clicquot Asia's Best Female Chef Vicky Lau Tate Dining Room & Bar Hong Kong, China
The Diners Club® Lifetime Achievement Award Tetsuya Wakuda Waku Ghin Singapore
Chef's Choice, sponsored by Nespresso Richard Ekkebus Amber Hong Kong, China
One To Watch, sponsored by Peroni Nastro Azzurro Sangho Seo La Yeon Seoul, Korea
Highest Climber Award Hajime Yoneda Hajime Osaka, Japan
Asia's Best Pastry Chef, sponsored by Cacao Barry Hidemi Sugino Hidemi Sugino Tokyo, Japan
Highest New Entry Award, sponsored by LesConcierges Tony Lu Fu He Hui Shanghai, Japan


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