Michelin Great Britain and Ireland Announces 20 New Starred Restaurants for 2017

October 3, 2016

Heston Blumenthal’s Fat Duck is back in this year’s guide

This morning London town was bedazzled by Michelin stars: In a ceremony and live broadcast the French tire company released its new class of stars for the 2017 guide, out today. The guide contains four three-starred establishments, 21 two-starred restaurants, and 147 restaurants were awarded one Michelin star.

A total of 20 new restaurants were awarded stars this year, including a new two-starred establishment, chef James Close’s Raby Hunt at Summerhouse. Michelin calls Close’s cooking “unfussy” and “modern.”

Eighteen restaurants — including two pubs — received their first-ever single