Best Of

Top 10 Dining Experiences in the World

There are many lists of the world’s top dining experiences, although possibly the most esteemed is that of S. Pellegrino whose poll of acclaimed chefs and renowned food critics rate the world’s best 50 restaurants every year. We aren’t claiming to better S.Pellegrino by any means, but our collection of 10 restaurants includes some little known gems that are special for varying reasons be that their location on a ferris wheel, a restaurant that moves location, has a charity arm or features the world’s smallest waiters.


Casa Saltshaker, Buenos Aires, Argentina

The 2001 economic crisis in Argentina made in-home eateries a smart, low cost investment for the city’s chefs. Former New Yorker, Dan Perlman, with 25 years of experience, set up one of the best-known one of these underground dinner series in Buenos Aires.  Known as closed-door or locked-door because you can only go if you know where it is with an invitation or a referral, they are particularly popular with those wanting to meet new people be it tourists, ex pats or locals, and those who are really into food and wine.