Close

Dining News

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.

Cape Town Restaurants Included in World’s Best Awards

By Alex Martin

Cape Town’s reputation as a fine dining destination grew significantly this week after two of its restaurants were included in the annual World’s Best Restaurants Awards. The annual top-50 list is created by combining the opinions of over 1,000 industry experts and was revealed at a glamorous ceremony in Singapore on Tuesday. Mauro Colagreco’s French outlet Mirazur claimed the top […]

The World’s Best Restaurants to Visit in July

By Alex Martin

In the latest installment in our ongoing series, Elite Traveler brings you a selection of the best new restaurants, pop-ups and reopenings for July. As we move into high summer, some of the world’s best chefs are preparing to inject new and exciting concepts into the culinary landscape. In this month’s round-up of exciting openings, we bring you news of […]

XOJet Announces Partnership with Merriman’s Restaurants

By Emma Reynolds

XOJet, North America’s leading on-demand private aviation platform, recently announced its first culinary partnership with Hawaiian restaurant group, Merriman’s Restaurants. The upscale restaurant has the freshest ingredients, from seafood to exotic fruit to vegetables. There are restaurants in Honolulu; Kapalua, Maui; Waimea on the Big Island; and two outposts in Kauai: Fish House and Gourmet Pizza and Burgers. Founder and […]

The Best Luxury Rooftop Bars in NYC

By Emma Reynolds

Summer is upon us, and in New York, that means one thing: rooftops. Take advantage of the warm weather with a cocktail atop a sexy rooftop bar in the city that never sleeps. Read on for the best rooftop bars in NYC in 2019. Ophelia Ophelia, The Grand Terrace at 3 Mitchell Place, on the 26th floor is part of […]

Lexus All-Star Chef Classic Returns For Sixth Year

By Emma Reynolds

Returning for its sixth year to Los Angeles, the Lexus All-Star Classic hosts some of the world’s best chefs through interactive, multi-course dinners and exciting experiences. Sponsored by Lexus and LA Live, the four-day festival welcomes Lexus owners, car aficionados and culinary connoisseurs to enjoy many multi-course dinners and a chance to speak with their favorite chefs. The festival is hosted […]

Dom Pérignon Opens Rooftop Garden at The Surrey

By Emma Reynolds

Just in time for summer, Upper East Side hotel The Surrey has unveiled its newly designed rooftop including a private garden in collaboration with Dom Pérignon. The garden, featuring green vines, lush greenery and burgundy-colored roses, is launching in coordination of the release of Dom Pérignon’s Rosé Vintage 2006 and will be there throughout the summer season. The rooftop garden […]

Elite Traveler Reveals Top 100 Restaurants 2019

By Alex Martin

Restaurant De L’Hotel De Ville has topped Elite Traveler’s Top 100 Restaurants for 2019. Franck Giovannini’s Swiss establishment climbed all the way from its ninth position in 2018 to steal the top spot from last year’s winner Alinea, which drops to second. Giovannini, who has worked at the three-Michelin-starred Restaurant De L’Hotel De Ville for over 20 years, spoke exclusively […]

Spring Place Beverly Hills Hosts Pop-Up with Marea

By Emma Reynolds

There are few places in the world chef Michael White of Michelin-starred restaurant, Marea, isn’t, and his continuous plans for expanding his global culinary empire has most recently landed him in Beverly Hills. The collaborative workspace, Spring Place, has announced a three-day pop-up in partnership with Marea in celebaration of Altamarea Group’s Marea restaurant’s 10-year anniversary. This is the first […]

Bob Bob Cité Review – A Future London Icon

By Alex Martin

It took five years and $32million just to get London’s newest restaurant Bob Bob Cité open. Elite Traveler’s Alex Martin was one of the first reviewers through the doors to see if it has all been worthwhile. New restaurants rarely open on time and within budget, but as with everything else about it, Bob Bob Cité took this time-honored tradition […]

The World’s Best Restaurants to Visit in June

By Alex Martin

In the latest installment in our ongoing series, Elite Traveler brings you a selection of the best new restaurants, pop-ups and reopenings happening June. Summer is in full swing and a raft of renowned chefs are ready to inject new concepts into the culinary landscape. Among this latest list is an exciting pop-up that sees one of the world’s best […]