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Alinea Rated Top Restaurant In the World

Alinea was named Elite Traveler's best restaurant in the world for the third year in a row.



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    Chef Grant Achatz has a new feather in his culinary cap.

    For the third year in a row, Elite Traveler awarded Chicago's Alinea the top slot in its list of the best 100 restaurant in world.

    The list was compiled from a reader survey. New York’s DANIEL restaurant took the second spot and UK restaurant The Fat Duck took third.

    The Fat Duck's Heston Blumenthal was awarded Chef of the Year.

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    London and Paris tied for the most entries on the list, with eight restaurants apiece, and New York and Tokyo each had six.

    France had 18 restaurants on the list, and the USA and UK each had 12 restaurants.

    Click here to view the entire list.

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