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From molecular gastronomy to the classic coq au vin, elite dining is one of the biggest joys of a private jet lifestyle. Join us as we explore the world’s best restaurants.

The Most Anticipated Restaurant Openings of 2019

By Lauren Hill

World-renowned chefs including Alain Ducasse, Heston Blumenthal and Mauro Colagreco are making their mark in cities across the world this year with an array of exciting new culinary concepts. From London, New York and Paris, to Singapore, Dubai and Hong Kong, these are the most anticipated restaurant openings of 2019. Adam Handling Chelsea, London February 2019 With the February opening […]

A Burns Night celebration

By Theodora Halstead

To celebrate the life and poetry of Scottish poet Robert Burns, Burns Night has been a celebrated tradition since 1801. Elite Traveler was invited to sample a special Burns Night menu at London venue Wiltons, in advance of its one-night-only occurrence on the 25th January. Wiltons is known as a bastion of British cuisine and chef Daniel Kent is famed […]

Wynn Las Vegas Launches Winemaker Dinner Series for 2019

By Alex Martin

Wynn Las Vegas will welcome some of the world’s most renowned vintners to the Strip in 2019 as part of their new Winemaker Dinner Series. Some of the most recognizable names in the industry will attend the luxury resort to guide diners through their meticulous wine-making process alongside a pairing menu created especially by the Wynn Las Vegas chefs. Christian […]

The World’s Best Places to Eat in January

By Lauren Hill

Get the best possible start to 2019 by seeking out the world’s best culinary experiences taking place in January. This month offers a spectrum of gastronomic events, from food festivals in Switzerland and the United States to a pop-up in the Maldives. The Marlborough Lodge New Zealand Having just emerged from the third phase of its major renovation, Marlborough Lodge […]

The Stars of Munich’s Restaurant Scene

By Andy Hayler

Munich is the capital of Bavaria, in the south east of Germany near the Austrian border. Internationally, many people associate German food mostly with sausages, but this is an out-dated view – even though they do indeed love their sausages in Bavaria. Munich has six one star Michelin restaurants as well as four two star places and the recently promoted […]

Where to Eat in Shanghai and Hangzhou

By Andy Hayler

Take the high-speed train between Shanghai and Hangzhou to discover the unique food scene of each gastronomic city. Shanghai, with over 24 million inhabitants, is the dynamic business hub of China and the largest city on earth. Not surprisingly it offers a wealth of dining options, from simple neighborhood places selling “xiao long bao” soup dumplings up to a pair […]

The Stars of Northern Italy’s Restaurant Scene

By Andy Hayler

The inhabitants of southern Italy refer to those in the north rather disparagingly as “polenta eaters”, but there is a great deal more to the cuisine of northern Italy than that cornmeal staple. Just an hour north of Milan is the region known as the Italian Lakes. As well as being striking beautiful, the numerous lakes in this area are […]

Jason Atherton Opens First Alpine Outpost

By Lauren Hill

In a whirlwind of restaurant openings, acclaimed chef and restaurateur, Jason Atherton, has been busy expanding his restaurant empire – each time, with attention paid to retaining the quality of this Michelin-starred chef’s cuisine along with the restaurant group’s chic interiors and spirited vibe. Each opening is met with a widespread buzz, and this addition is sure to follow suit. […]

The Stars of Dublin’s Restaurant Scene

By Andy Hayler

Dublin is an attractive city to visit, manageable in size and so very walkable. It has the idyllic park St Stephens Green, the river Liffey and plenty of architectural gems such as Trinity College and The Wardrobe Tower of Dublin. Tucked away among all this are some fine restaurants, the jewel in the crown being Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud. Since 1981 […]

Inside the Brand New Sushisamba Covent Garden

By Lauren Hill

On November 1st, Sushisamba began welcoming guests in to its newest location, Sushisamba Covent Garden, adding to the brand’s existing locations in Miami, Las Vegas, Amsterdam, and the 40th floor of the Heron Tower in London. The newest addition has been a highly anticipated arrival for the vibrant restaurant brand known for fusing Japanese, Brazilian and Peruvian culture and cuisine, […]