Ferrán Adrià’s restaurant called El Bulli near Girona has been rated as the best restaurant in the world for the second year running according to Restaurant, a prestigious food magazine.
El Bulli received a majority vote by The majority of the 651 judges who participated in the survey voted in favour of this restaurant. This means that once again El Bulli is at the top of the list of the best 50 restaurants in the world according to this magazine which includes another 5 Spanish restaurants. In fact El Bulli has not dropped lower than third place over the last 6 years and has now been at the top of the list 3 times in 2001, 2006 and this year.
Mugaritz Restaurant in Rentería, Guipuzcoa rated 7th, Arzak Restaurant in San Sebastian, El Celler de Can Roca in Girona rated 10th, Can Fabes, de Sant Celoni in Barcelona rated 22nd and Martin Berasategui in Lasarte, Guipúzcoa rated 27th are the other Spanish restaurants on the list.
The Brazilian restaurant DOM in São Paulo in 38th place is the only Latin American restaurant to get onto the list of the 50 best restaurants according to the magazine Restaurant. Last year it came 50th.
France with 12 restaurants on the list, the US with 8 and the UK with 7 were above Spain which occupied 4th place together with Italy which also had 6 restaurants on the list.
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