World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards
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World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards

World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards

Italian chef Massimo Bottura won first place in the World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards.

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World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards

NoMad Hotel chef Daniel Humm, left, and executive chef Chris Fint.

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Chef Virgilio Martinez

Chef Virgilio Martinez 

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Virgilio Martinez’s potatoes baked in clay from the Tehachapi Outstanding in the Field dinner during the Los Angeles Times Food Bowl.

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Chimichurri with blue potatoes and sautéed new potatoes with Maras salt by Virgilio Martinez. 

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Dominique Crenn at her restaurant Atelier Crenn in San Francisco.

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Chef Ben Shewry of Attica restaurant

Chef Ben Shewry of Attica restaurant in Australia. 

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Ben Shewry’s potato dish from the Curtis Stone dinner during Food Bowl 2018.

Ben Shewry’s potato dish from the Curtis Stone dinner during Food Bowl 2018.

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World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards

Italian chef Massimo Bottura, left, and Spanish chef Joan Roca are seen during the World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2018 gala held in Bilbao, Spain on June 19.

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World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards

French pastry chef Cedrid Grolet, seen here in Bilbao, Spain, was elected the World’s Best Pastry Chef 2018.

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