Tripadvisor Announces 2012 Travellers’ Choice Restaurants

TripAdvisor, a company that providees an online travel community for collating user-generated travel information, has announced its 2012 Travellers’ Choice Restaurants awards.

The London restaurants that have achieved inclusion to the list are:

1. Le Gavroche

2. Chez Bruce

3. Barrafina,

4. La Trompette

5. The Ledbury

6. Hawksmoor Seven Dials

7. Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester

8. Goodman

9. Moro

10. Petrus

The Travellers’ Choice awards for Overall Favourite Restaurants Worldwide, includes:

1. Le Bernardin, New York City

2. Restaurant Gary Danko, San Francisco

3. Le Cirque (Bellagio), Las Vegas

4. Girl & The Goat, Chicago

5. Le Gavroche, London

6. La Pergola, Rome

7. Ciya Sofrasi, Istanbul

8. Guy Savoy, Paris

9. Europea, Montreal

10. Toulouse Petit, Seattle

Around 576 restaurants worldwide have been included in the list, which includes travellers’ favourite dining venues in the US, Europe and other travel destinations around the globe.

Emma Shaw, the spokesperson for TripAdvisor, said, ‘As the UK’s capital city, London is visited by millions of tourists every year, but in the past it has sometimes been derided for its culinary offerings, But now millions of TripAdvisor users have spoken, proving that London’s restaurants are not only world-class, but enjoyed by those that really matter, diners.’

We’re thrilled to highlight some of the TripAdvisor community’s favourite restaurants We found that travellers’ favourite restaurants range from well-known, casual chains to upscale fine dining options – the common thread for these award-winners being a consistently remarkable dining experience with outstanding service and quality.’