For its third year in a row, Gaggan restaurant, headed by chef Gaggan Annand, wins top spot of Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants. A total of 9 Bangkok restaurants made it to this year’s list including Nahm which jumped to the fifth spot, Shuring by twin chefs Mathia and Thomas Suhring and Bo. lan which made a comeback to this year’s competition.
Also included in the list is Issaya Siamese Club by Chef Ian Kittichai which came in at the 21st spot. Also joining them are Eat Me (Rank 31) and The Dining Room (Rank 36) Le Du (Rank 37) and L’Atelier de Jel Robuchon (Rank 40).
This is also the second time in a row that the reveal and awarding ceremony took place in Bangkok.
The top 10 list is as follows:
1. Gaggan – Bangkok
2. Andre – Singapore
3. Amber – Hong Kong
4. 8 1/2 Otto e Mezzo Bombana – Hong Kong
5. Nahm – Bangkok
6. Narisawa – Tokyo
7. Nihonryori RyuGin – Tokyo
8. Ultraviolet by Paul Pairet – Shanghai
9. Odette – Singapore
10. Burnt Ends – Singapore