Tag: Eleven Madison Park

Tyranny of Uniformity Rules World’s 50 Best: In A List That Reeks of European Bias, Massimo Back as No. 1; Gaggan Rises to No. 5; Indian Accent Wallows at 90

Posted: June 20, 2018 at 7:44 pm   /   Latest News

I JUST LOVED the way Eater.com described the World’s 50 Best Restaurants as “a list famous for its historic exclusion of top female chefs; for its bias toward expensive, European-leaning tasting menu venues; and for not requiring judges to pay for their meals”. A bundle of predictability, hyped up by cities trying to draw higher […]

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The Story of Daniel Humm, Chef of the World’s No. 1 Restaurant, Eleven Madison Park, Who’ll Have Delhi Eating Out of His Hands This Weekend

Posted: April 26, 2018 at 11:14 am   /   Dining Out

Daniel Humm, the Michelin three-starred Swiss-American chef who has taken Eleven Madison Park to the top of the World’s 50 Best, will be cooking for American Express Centurion Card owners at The Leela Palace New Delhi this weekend. IT IS the visibly voluptuous global spending power of our millionaires that has been drawing international chefs […]

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Bangkok’s Gaggan Unfurls Indian Tricolour at The World’s 50 Best Restaurants as India Scores Another Duck

Posted: April 30, 2014 at 8:27 am   /   World's 50 Best

FOR THE second year in succession, Gaggan of Bangkok is the only Indian restaurant to figure on The World’s 50 Best Restaurants. There’s a big difference, though, between 2013 and today. Gaggan Anand, the chef-restaurateur who’s without doubt the high priest of Indian modernist cuisine, was at No. 66 last year. Today, he’s at No. […]

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