Here Are Asia’s 50 Best Restaurant Winners for 2016

February 29, 2016

The top-ranked dining destinations across the continent

Last night was the Oscars, and today is the food Oscars for Asia: The continent’s 50 Best Restaurants were just announced in an awards ceremony in Bangkok. For the second year in a row, Bangkok’s own Gaggan — helmed by Indian-born chef Gaggan Anand — snagged the number-one spot. Tokyo’s Narisawa also retained its second place ranking; rounding out the top five is Singapore’s Restaurant André, which rose two spots from last year, followed by Hong Kong’s Amber and Nihonryori Ryugin in Tokyo.

Tokyo’s modern French restaurant Quintessence snagged the “Highest Climber Award,” ascending…