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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 Hidden Gems of London’s Dining Scene

By Andy Hayler

London has one of the most diverse food scenes in the world, with almost every style of cooking and nationality represented. It also has a hyperactive public relations industry, with seemingly every new restaurant opening breathlessly anticipated, slavishly reviewed and picked over by an army of bloggers, reviewers and journalists. In this febrile restaurant environment, are there any dusty corners […]

Ultimate Burns Night Celebrations in London 2019

By Alex Martin

Burns Night, celebrated on January 25 to commemorate Scottish poet Robert Burns, is the perfect excuse to sample Scotland’s finest produce such as Scotch whisky and haggis. Here, Elite Traveler presents a guide to the ultimate Burns Night celebrations in London. Holborn Dining Room To celebrate Burns Night, Holborn Dining Room will be hosting an exclusive supper created especially by […]

Five of the Best Scotch Whiskies For Burns Night

The world appears to have an insatiable thirst for the best Scotch Whiskies and there is no better time to sample Scotland’s finest export than on Burns Night. Held on January 25 in celebration of iconic Scottish poet Robert Burns, the Burns Night Supper is a celebration of the country’s heritage and culture. Naturally, Burns Night has become the perfect […]

Cocktail of the Week: Burns Night Whisky Cocktails

By Lauren Hill

The Bard at The London Edition 40ml Chivas 12 15ml Rhubarb bitters 15ml Cynar Amaro Maraschino cherry to garnish To create this Burns Night whisky cocktail, simply combine all the ingredients, stir and strain into a cocktail glass, then garnish with the maraschino cherry. Lobby Bar at The London Edition will be serving three special Chivas whisky-based cocktails in the […]

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 […]

Cocktail of the Week: The Parrot, London

By Lauren Hill

Senegal Parrot at The Parrot, London Botanist Gin Italicus Rosolio bergamot liqueur Jasmine syrup Lemon juice Elderflower syrup Dash of Burlesque Bitters Grapefruit essence Following the classic cocktail formula—two parts alcohol, one part sour and one part sweet—combine the Botanist Gin and Italicus Rosolio bergamot liqueur with the jasmine and elderflower syrups, a squeeze of lemon juice and dashes of […]

Five Best Restaurants in the World with Andy Hayler

By Andy Hayler

I am often asked what the best restaurants in the world are. There can be no definitive answer to this, but I can tell you my five favorites. Schwarzwaldstube There are few prettier places to visit than the Black Forest, and near the top of a pine tree-covered valley there is Schwarzwaldstube, the most influential restaurant in Germany. This has […]

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 […]

Best Tokyo Restaurants 2019: An Ultimate Guide by Andy Hayler

By Andy Hayler

Tokyo is the food capital of the world. No one knows how many restaurants there really are there, but restaurant site Tabelog lists over 140,000. It has 11 three-star Michelin restaurants (Paris has 10), a remarkable 55 two-star eateries (to Paris’s 15), and 162 with one star, almost twice as many as the French capital. You can eat top-notch Italian […]