Around the World: Favorite Restaurants I've Visited This Year: 50 Places to Choose From

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January 20, 2020

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Around the World: Favorite Restaurants I've Visited This Year: 50 Places to Choose From

This year, I had the chance to visit more than 14 countries, sleep in 35 hotels and eat at more than a hundred restaurants. Below is a sele

January 20, 2020 | Recommended

AO Izakaya; Top of the Line Japanese Fine Dining in Paris

Japanese & Sushi | Paris France Europe

France

November 24, 2019

Japanese & Sushi

AO Izakaya; Top of the Line Japanese Fine Dining in Paris

Found on the Michelin guide and described as being one of the best fine-dining Japanese restaurants of the capital, AO Isakaya welcomes you

November 24, 2019 | Recommended | Paris

Alan Geaam: Taking Lebanese Cuisine to Another Level for the First Time Ever

French Food | Paris France Europe

France

November 23, 2019

French Food

Alan Geaam: Taking Lebanese Cuisine to Another Level for the First Time Ever

Let me introduce you to my friend Alan. With one Michelin Star proudly embroidered on his chest, Alan has made it on the list of the France

November 23, 2019 | Guide Michelin | Paris

BURGUNDY: Beirut's Finest Culinary Experience

French Food | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

November 06, 2019

French Food

BURGUNDY: Beirut's Finest Culinary Experience

Walk into a calm, peaceful, and serene dark space that's lightly lit. Listen to the faded music in the background, people's whispers... Loo

November 06, 2019 | Recommended | Beirut Central District

Bocca Di Bacco: A Guaranteed Pleasant Italian Dining Experience in Berlin

Italian Food | Germany Europe

Europe

September 22, 2019

Italian Food

Bocca Di Bacco: A Guaranteed Pleasant Italian Dining Experience in Berlin

Four years passed and I still remember it as if it was today; one of Berlin’s finest Italian restaurants was fully booked on a Saturd

September 22, 2019 | Recommended | Germany

Tasty, Varied, Generous and Professional... Breakfast in Beirut! The Four Seasons Hotel

Breakfast & Coffee | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

September 17, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Tasty, Varied, Generous and Professional... Breakfast in Beirut! The Four Seasons Hotel

On the second floor of the Four Seasons Hotel is where mornings have another meaning. I've been here half a dozen times already simply to e

September 17, 2019 | International Cuisine | Beirut Central District

Paper Moon: Enjoying My Favorite Milanese Restaurant in Istanbul

Italian Food | Istanbul Turkey Middle East

Turkey

September 17, 2019

Italian Food

Paper Moon: Enjoying My Favorite Milanese Restaurant in Istanbul

After enjoying Paper Moon twice in Milano, I couldn’t but try it in Istanbul. One of my favorite Italian restaurants of all times mak

September 17, 2019 | Recommended | Istanbul

La Petite Maison: A Must Do in Istanbul

French Food | Istanbul Turkey Middle East

Turkey

September 04, 2019

French Food

La Petite Maison: A Must Do in Istanbul

Amazing, exceptionally amazing like all the “La Petite Maison” restaurants I’ve been to around the world. After indulging

September 04, 2019 | Recommended | Istanbul

Armani Ristorante Milano: Experience a Trendy and Fine Dining Dinner

Italian Food | Milan Italy Europe

Italy

July 06, 2019

Italian Food

Armani Ristorante Milano: Experience a Trendy and Fine Dining Dinner

I’m a fan! This is all that I can say. Not a fan of the clothing brand but a fan of their restaurants visiting every time I have the

July 06, 2019 | Restaurants | Milan

Lunch at Noma Copenhagen: Phenomenal! is an Understatement

Fish & Seafood | Copenhagen Europe

Europe

March 18, 2019

Fish & Seafood

Lunch at Noma Copenhagen: Phenomenal! is an Understatement

“Welcome to Noma,” said the majordomo out at the entrance. We are glad to have yo

March 18, 2019 | Fusion Cuisine | Copenhagen

Barr: Delicious Food and Unique Beers at this Casual Fine Dining in Copenhagen

International Cuisine | Copenhagen Europe

Europe

February 24, 2019

International Cuisine

Barr: Delicious Food and Unique Beers at this Casual Fine Dining in Copenhagen

Dine where Noma used to be! A sublime space made of wood with a view on th

February 24, 2019 | Recommended | Copenhagen

In the Kitchen with Alan Geaam: Lebanon’s Michelin Starred Chef of the Year

French Food | Paris France Europe

France

February 18, 2019

French Food

In the Kitchen with Alan Geaam: Lebanon’s Michelin Starred Chef of the Year

I’ve seen a man on Instagram, a sportsman, smiley from time to time, calm and seri

February 18, 2019 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Paris

The Caroussel: The Only Michelin Starred Restaurant in Dresden Doesn’t Deserve a Star

French Food | Germany Europe

Europe

January 20, 2019

Paris Greatest Eats: 33 Stops I Recommend You to Try!

Desserts & Sweets | Paris France Europe

France

January 01, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Paris Greatest Eats: 33 Stops I Recommend You to Try!

I felt it, I was sure this morning's breakfast was going to be majestic... I pushed the door open on to a tiny space and a bar while being

January 01, 2019 | French Food | Paris

L’Auberge de L’ill: Three Stars Michelin for more than 50 Years in Alsace

French Food | Alsace France Europe

France

December 24, 2018

French Food

L’Auberge de L’ill: Three Stars Michelin for more than 50 Years in Alsace

One of the world’s most famous and oldest Michelin-rated restaurants, Haeberlin, located in the small town of Illhaeusern is celebrat

December 24, 2018 | Guide Michelin | Alsace

La Table de Joel Robuchon: Dine-Dining Perfection in Las Vegas

French Food | Las Vegas USA Americas

USA

October 08, 2018

French Food

La Table de Joel Robuchon: Dine-Dining Perfection in Las Vegas

Being a big fan of Joel Robuchon and after enjoying La Table in Paris on several occasions, it was kind of necessary to have dinner at La T

October 08, 2018 | Guide Michelin | Las Vegas

Ummi: A Breakthrough in Lebanese Culinary Expertise

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

September 16, 2018

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Ummi: A Breakthrough in Lebanese Culinary Expertise

Let yourself travel into another dimension, surrender to the soothing tunes of classic oriental music, open your eyes and enjoy the beautif

September 16, 2018 | Recommended | Beirut Central District

Dinner at Geneva on the Lake; Upstate New York

French Food | New York USA Americas

USA

August 19, 2018

French Food

Dinner at Geneva on the Lake; Upstate New York

One of the upscale destinations recommended by I❤️NY travel guide, Geneva on the lake is a historical hotel built in nineteen ten with a vi

August 19, 2018 | Restaurants | New York

Eleven Madison Park New York: Three Michelin Stars. The World’s Best Restaurant! A Memorable Experience

French Food | New York USA Americas

USA

August 15, 2018

French Food

Eleven Madison Park New York: Three Michelin Stars. The World’s Best Restaurant! A Memorable Experience

Eleven Madison Park is not a dining experience; it’s a state of mind, a journey that activates all your senses from the second you wa

August 15, 2018 | Guide Michelin | New York

Le Coucou at 11 Howard Hotel; French Class and Perfection

Breakfast & Coffee | New York USA Americas

USA

April 29, 2018

Breakfast & Coffee

Le Coucou at 11 Howard Hotel; French Class and Perfection

I didn’t know what to expect, a French name for a restaurant is it a brasserie or a bistro, I opened the door, looked up and... I sto

April 29, 2018 | French Food | New York

The Dabney Washington, Featured at The Chefs Club New York: Live The Kitchen Vibes

French Food | New York USA Americas

USA

March 31, 2018

French Food

The Dabney Washington, Featured at The Chefs Club New York: Live The Kitchen Vibes

It’s where starred chef meet, a restaurant called The Chefs Club is famous for its refined offerings prepared by professionals. With

March 31, 2018 | Recommended | New York

Association of Restaurants in Lebanon: Annual Dinner at Table D’Alfred

Events | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

December 24, 2017

Events

Association of Restaurants in Lebanon: Annual Dinner at Table D’Alfred

Invited by the Syndicate of restaurants, nightclubs and pastry shops in Lebanon to attend their annual dinner, we were awaited at La Table

December 24, 2017 | French Food | Achrafieh

Philippe & Jean-Pierre: Unexpected Enjoyment in Paris!

French Food | Paris France Europe

France

December 20, 2017

French Food

Philippe & Jean-Pierre: Unexpected Enjoyment in Paris!

Fine dining without having a Michelin Star, classy and upscale with all the attention a guest deserves, Philippe & Jean-Pierre is a res

December 20, 2017 | Recommended | Paris

Restaurant Le Train Bleu Paris: Living History in a Breathtaking Decor

French Food | Paris France Europe

France

November 13, 2017

French Food

Restaurant Le Train Bleu Paris: Living History in a Breathtaking Decor

Le Train Bleu is a restaurant located in the hall of the Gare de Lyon railw

November 13, 2017 | Recommended | Paris

Seasons Oriental Chinese Restaurant Limassol

Asian & Chinese | Cyprus Europe

Europe

September 07, 2017

Asian & Chinese

Seasons Oriental Chinese Restaurant Limassol

In a classy Chinese setup, Seasons invites you on a culinary journey to Asia served by Chinese and Cypriot staff. Big wooden tab

September 07, 2017 | Hotels | Cyprus

Limanaki: Fine Dining Perfection in Limassol

Fish & Seafood | Cyprus Europe

Europe

September 07, 2017

Fish & Seafood

Limanaki: Fine Dining Perfection in Limassol

Considered to be one of Limassol's best restaurants, Limanaki is the seafood and fish experience at Amathus beach hotel. Sp

September 07, 2017 | Hotels | Cyprus

Seafood Bar Dinner at Four Seasons Limassol

Fish & Seafood | Cyprus Europe

Europe

September 06, 2017

Fish & Seafood

Seafood Bar Dinner at Four Seasons Limassol

The Four Seasons hotel is one of the area's larger establishments hosting a number of restaurants, one of which being a Seafood

September 06, 2017 | Japanese & Sushi | Cyprus

Ithaki Athens: A Gourmet Stopover in Greece

French Food | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

August 23, 2017

French Food

Ithaki Athens: A Gourmet Stopover in Greece

Amazing from start to end, a superb view, an enchanting setup, perfect service with great attention to detail... the food is out

August 23, 2017 | Recommended | Athens

The Grill: A Cozy and Professional Dining Experience

French Food | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

August 06, 2017

French Food

The Grill: A Cozy and Professional Dining Experience

Well lit, beautifully decorated, a high ceiling, green trees and black tables, lightly colored wooden panels and freshly designe

August 06, 2017 | Grill & BBQ | Beirut Central District

Perfection is in the Details: Dinner at the Saint James Hotel in Paris

French Food | Paris France Europe

France

July 02, 2017

French Food

Perfection is in the Details: Dinner at the Saint James Hotel in Paris

It's one of those places where every detail counts, where a Michelin star is taken very seriously, where perfection is found in the smalles

July 02, 2017 | Hotels | Paris

Le Sushi Bar: Beirut's Exceptional Contemporary Japanese Cuisine

Fish & Seafood | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

June 29, 2017

Fish & Seafood

Le Sushi Bar: Beirut's Exceptional Contemporary Japanese Cuisine

Beirut has a new name in Japanese fine dining cuisine, Le Sushi Bar, and it’s located in the heart of Achrafieh. I say “new&rdq

June 29, 2017 | Japanese & Sushi | Achrafieh

Burgundy: The Best Restaurant in Beirut, Lebanon Deserves an International Award

French Food | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

June 26, 2017

French Food

Burgundy: The Best Restaurant in Beirut, Lebanon Deserves an International Award

Sometimes, words are never enough to express the true intensity of a culinary experience. This is exactly how I felt after my experience at

June 26, 2017 | Recommended | Beirut Central District

CNN: 20 of the World's Most Underrated Restaurants. Lebanon is on the List!

News | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

June 22, 2017

News

CNN: 20 of the World's Most Underrated Restaurants. Lebanon is on the List!

Burgundy, our local pride, my favorite restaurant in Lebanon which should have gotten a Michelin Star long time ago has made it on the worl

June 22, 2017 | Popular | Beirut

The Armani Ristorante of New York Isn't What I Expected

Italian Food | New York USA Americas

USA

April 13, 2017

Italian Food

The Armani Ristorante of New York Isn't What I Expected

After enjoying the several Armani Ristorante and Caffee in Milano, Dubai, Istanbul and Paris, it was time to experience the one in New York

April 13, 2017 | Restaurants | New York

Jean Georges: A Three Stars, Six Course Menu... Is It?

French Food | New York USA Americas

USA

February 01, 2017

French Food

Jean Georges: A Three Stars, Six Course Menu... Is It?

Am not sure how to start this review... wrote a sentence, deleted it: started again until I had the first sip of wine. You're not having lu

February 01, 2017 | Guide Michelin | New York

Al Loomie: Oman's Best Kept Culinary Secret

French Food | Oman GCC Middle East

GCC

January 08, 2017

French Food

Al Loomie: Oman's Best Kept Culinary Secret

A journey to Oman is not complete without visiting a unique restaurant... Enjoy a sumptuous Omani traditional dinner at Al Loomie

January 08, 2017 | Restaurants | Oman

Laserre: When You Feel Transported during Dinner... Fine Dining in Paris

French Food | Paris France Europe

France

January 04, 2017

French Food

Laserre: When You Feel Transported during Dinner... Fine Dining in Paris

I've been to Michelin starred restaurants, some with two and others with three stars, but Laserre, which has one star, is extra special. La

January 04, 2017 | Guide Michelin | Paris

Oman's Best Restaurant: Where Fine Dining and Luxury Meet!

International Cuisine | Oman GCC Middle East

GCC

December 04, 2016

International Cuisine

Oman's Best Restaurant: Where Fine Dining and Luxury Meet!

You can't visit Muscat and not dine at "Al Angham"... "Al Angham" is the first of its kind in Oman. Inspired by Omani architecture the rest

December 04, 2016 | Recommended | Oman

STAY Paris: A Brasserie by Yannick Alleno

French Food | France Europe

Europe

December 02, 2016

French Food

STAY Paris: A Brasserie by Yannick Alleno

Occupying the left side of the "Sofitel Faubourg" lobby, Yannick Alleno's STAY approaches French cuisine with simplicity. STAY is a restaur

December 02, 2016 | Restaurants | France

114 Faubourg: An Orgasmic Experience!

French Food | Paris France Europe

France

December 01, 2016

French Food

114 Faubourg: An Orgasmic Experience!

Nestled in one of Paris' most prestigious hotels "Le Bristol" is a restaurant presided over by Chef Jean-Charles Cauquil, under the supervi

December 01, 2016 | Guide Michelin | Paris

Lunch at Cocteau: A Beautiful Restaurant Serving Good Food!

French Food | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

November 29, 2016

French Food

Lunch at Cocteau: A Beautiful Restaurant Serving Good Food!

One of Beirut's most popular restaurants is still going strong. My last experience there, almost 4 years ago, was

November 29, 2016 | Recommended | Beirut Central District

A Dinner Prepared by Jean-Christophe Lebascle at Hotel Albergo

French Food | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

November 29, 2016

French Food

A Dinner Prepared by Jean-Christophe Lebascle at Hotel Albergo

On the 1st of November Jean-Christophe Lebascle, from La Manufacture, Issy-les-Moulineaux, arrived

November 29, 2016 | Relais & Chateaux | Achrafieh

Hautes Roches: A Fine Culinary Experience with a View on the Loire River

French Food | Loiret France Europe

France

August 04, 2016

French Food

Hautes Roches: A Fine Culinary Experience with a View on the Loire River

With an amazing view of the Loire river, I sat for dinner. The H

August 04, 2016 | Recommended | Loiret

An Edible Tour: NGNO's Favorite Fine-Dining Spots Around the World

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July 26, 2016

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An Edible Tour: NGNO's Favorite Fine-Dining Spots Around the World

Touring around I came to discover some of the world's finest dining options tried and enjoyed throughout our gastronomic world. Come with u

July 26, 2016 | Reviews

L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon: An Orgasmic Journey Around Food

French Food | Paris France Europe

France

March 26, 2016

French Food

L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon: An Orgasmic Journey Around Food

It's where every detail counts, the place where fine dining is served over the bar, a paradise for foodies, a r

March 26, 2016 | Guide Michelin | Paris

2015: Fine Dining Restaurants in Lebanon

News

March 15, 2016

News

2015: Fine Dining Restaurants in Lebanon

They kind of vanished, Fine Dining restaurants in Lebanon. Few still survive and I love them. They deserve a visit because there is where f

March 15, 2016 | Recommended

Albergo: Meeting Chef Erich

Italian Food | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

February 17, 2016

Italian Food

Albergo: Meeting Chef Erich

Tonight we dine, but it's not like any dinner or review. Tonight is special, a dinner organized by Flair magazi

February 17, 2016 | Recommended | Achrafieh

Uanderful: An Inspiring Restaurant in Romania

International Cuisine | Romania Europe

Europe

January 20, 2016

International Cuisine

Uanderful: An Inspiring Restaurant in Romania

Uanderful is a dream place where one comes for pure enjoyment. The décor is amazing and inspiring to say

January 20, 2016 | Recommended | Romania

Gusto: The Italian at Villa Kennedy Hotel Frankfurt

Italian Food | Germany Europe

Europe

December 27, 2015

Italian Food

Gusto: The Italian at Villa Kennedy Hotel Frankfurt

Two black chandeliers, wooden floor, paintings decorate the main wall, dimmed lights, black tables and chairs,

December 27, 2015 | Restaurants | Germany

ilili: New York's Famous Lebanese Fine Dining Experience

International Cuisine | New York USA Americas

USA

November 27, 2015

International Cuisine

ilili: New York's Famous Lebanese Fine Dining Experience

Dimmed lighting, a smiley hostess... A corridor facing the bar and welcoming area, a main dining hall and another cozier space... Welcome t

November 27, 2015 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | New York

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