After the successful 15th edition in Australia, The World’s 50 Best Restaurants, sponsored by S.Pellegrino & Acqua Panna, announces that its 2018 awards ceremony will be hosted at the Euskalduna Centre in Bilbao on the evening of 19 June. This series of events will be running from 16-20 June 2018 across the Basque region of Spain, showcasing the
area’s outstanding culinary credentials to an international audience of industry professionals and food lovers.
The flagship ceremony announcing the highly anticipated list of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2018 will take place at Bilbao’s imposing Euskalduna Centre on 19 June and includes a glamorous red-carpet reception and post-awards celebration party.
This year, The World’s 50 Best Restaurants brings its high-profile events to the Basque Country in partnership with the Government of Biscay for a five-day celebration attended by world-leading chefs, restaurateurs, sommeliers, media and influencers, with local events open to the public throughout.
William Drew, Group Editor of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants, says: “After recent editions of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants in New York and Melbourne, we could not be more thrilled to be returning to Europe to host our event programme in Bilbao, one of the great food destinations of the world, in 2018.
Come June, Biscay will undoubtedly be the place to be for those passionate about great food and inspirational restaurants.”
All announcements and results, including the 2018 list, are published online at www.theworlds50best.com. The awards ceremony itself is streamed live via www.finedininglovers.comand on the 50 Best Facebook page.