HONG KONG, October 8, 2021: The President of Hong Kong, a Cantonese restaurant in the territory’s Central District, took the 10and place in the World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards 2021.
A newcomer to this year’s top 10, The Chairman was also a recipient of the Highest Climber Award, climbing 31 places from his previous ranking.
Held on October 5 in Antwerp, Flanders, the World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards 2021 saw restaurants from 26 countries across five continents make the list. The President was the only Chinese cuisine restaurant on the list. The news came after the president won two coveted titles – Asia’s Best Restaurant and China’s Best Restaurant – in March 2021 as part of Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2021.
The World’s 50 Best Restaurants also revealed its list of restaurants ranked among the 51st 100and. Hong Kong is represented by Vea (n°71), Belon (88th) and Amber (100th).
The Academy of the World’s 50 Best Restaurants, an influential group of more than 1,000 people made up of food writers and critics, chefs, restaurateurs and international culinary experts who vote to create the annual restaurant list.
Another Asian restaurant, Odette in Singapore, had 8and in the top list which also included restaurants from Scandinavia, Spain and South America.
For the complete list, please visit https://www.theworlds50best.com/list/1-50.