The 25 best fine dining restaurants in the world, according to travellers

TripAdvisorDuck at TRB Hutong.
  • TripAdvisor has revealed the top 25 fine dining restaurants in the world for 2018.
  • The ranking was created by an algorithm which assessed both quality and quantity of reviews on the travel website.
  • The top restaurant this year is Au Crocodile in Strasbourg, France.

The best fine dining restaurants in the world for 2018 have been revealed in a new ranking determined by travellers.

This year’s winner in the Travellers’ Choice Awards, run by TripAdvisor, has emerged as Au Crocodile in Strasbourg, France.

The ranking is based on the millions of reviews and opinions shared by TripAdvisor users. Restaurants were measured using an algorithm which took into account both the quantity and quality of reviews for restaurants around the world, gathered over a 12 month period.

Scroll down to see the 25 best fine dining restaurants in the world in 2018, according to travellers, ranked in ascending order.

25. Daniel, New York City, USA


24. Europea, Montreal, Canada


23. Tin Lung Heen, Hong Kong, China

TripAdvisorTin Lung Heen

22. Da Vittorio, Brusaporto, Italy

TripAdvisorDa Vittorio

21. i Latina, Buenos Aires, Argentina

TripAdvisori Latina

20. Ciel Bleu Restaurant, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

TripAdvisorCiel Bleu Restaurant

19. Azurmendi, Larrabetzu, Spain


18. Epicure, Paris, France


17. Ristorante Lido ’84, Gardone Riviera, Italy

TripAdvisorRistorante Lido ’84

16. Gabriel Kreuther, New York City, USA

TripAdvisorGabriel Kreuther

15. Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons, Great Milton, UK

TripAdvisorLe Manoir aux Quat’Saisons

14. Restaurant Christopher Coutanceau, La Rochelle, France

TripAdvisorRestaurant Christopher Coutanceau

13. Indian Accent, New Delhi, India

TripAdvisorIndian Accent

12. Maido, Lima, Peru


11. Adam’s, Birmingham, UK


10. David’s Kitchen, Chiang Mai, Thailand

TripAdvisorDavid’s Kitchen

9. The Grove, Auckland Central, New Zealand

TripAdvisorThe Grove

8. Ristorante Villa Crespi, Orta San Giulio, Italy

TripAdvisorRistorante Villa Crespi

7. TRB Hutong, Beijing, China

TripAdvisorTRB Hutong

6. La Colombe, Constantia, South Africa

TripAdvisorLa Colombe

5. Restaurante Benazuza, Cancun, Mexico

TripAdvisorRestaurante Benazuza

4. Restaurant Sat Bains, Nottingham, UK

TripAdvisorRestaurant Sat Bains

3. El Celler de Can Roca, Girona, Spain

TripAdvisorEl Celler de Can Roca

2. Martin Berasategui, Lasarte, Spain

TripAdvisorMartin Berasategui

1. Au Crocodile, Strasbourg, France

TripAdvisorAu Crocodile

Located in the city of Strasbourg, the restaurant holds a Michelin star under its head chef, Franck Pelux. Dishes on the menu include roasted fillet of venison, beets, and pepper sauce; pike perch poached, potato mousse, and sauerkraut extraction; and sea bream in a bread crust, candied celeriac, and smoked beurre blanc.

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