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Where Chefs Eat

A Guide to Chefs' Favorite Restaurants (New Edition)

3,200 restaurants from 70 countries selected by 600 leading chefs. The ultimate guide to where to eat by the real insiders.


Price: USD$29.95

Forget the restaurant guides compiled by a panel of mysterious experts, this new guide is by the real insiders: more than 600 of the world’s leading chefs. Listing their favourite places to eat from neighbourhood eateries to high-end restaurants, Where Chefs Eat is the ultimate guide to the world’s best food. With entertaining reviews the books should appeal to restaurant-goers and food lovers worldwide..

This new edition includes 3,200 recommended restaurants (of which 2,000 are new) from more than 70 countries and chefs such as René Redzepi, David Chang, Jason Atherton, Shannon Bennett, Helena Rizzo, Massimo Bottura, Yotam Ottolenghi and Yoshihiro Narisawa.

Reveals little known, eclectic and surprising restaurants that chefs head to for a great meal, including neighbourhood joints, late-night hang outs, destination restaurants and favourite breakfast spots.

Includes detailed city maps, reviews, reservation policies, key information and honest comments from the chefs themselves. With more local and regional content, this guide will appeal to savvy restaurant goers in major cities and towns worldwide – from Austin to Zurich and everywhere in-between.


Format: Hardback
Size: 203 x 137 mm (8 x 5 3/8 in)
Pages: 976 pp
ISBN: 9780714868660

  Toss out your Zagat guide. This enormous tome gets the inside line on more than 3,200 restaurants worldwide
- Entertainment Weekly

Got vacation plans? Look up your destination in Where Chefs Eat 2015 to get the scoop on where the pros dine in 70 countries
- New York Daily News

We've long loved ingenious edible atlas... it's kept us very well fed, wherever we are... to complement the all-new edition... is a new Where Chefs Eat app you can access all the info in seconds, aided by a clever little interactive map
- Fabric

If you need advice on where to eat, you might as well consult some world-famous chefs.
- Food Network

Key features:
  • Locate restaurants close to you on a map using the new 'Near Me' function
  • Use the intuitive filtering system to search by region, chef or restaurant
  • Browse by 'Tipped for' - special editorial categories that chefs have assigned to their chosen restaurants
  • Share culinary tips with friends and recommend new dining experiences using Facebook, Twitter, email and messaging
  • Build a personal collection of your favorite restaurant discoveries

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