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Top 10 Michelin Restaurants in the UK

The Michelin Guide, the world-renowned culinary bible, has once again unveiled its list of the crème de la crème of restaurants in the UK for 2023. This year, the guide has recognized a total of 188 starred restaurants in the UK, solidifying its reputation as a global dining hotspot. From the bustling streets of London to the serene landscapes of the Lake District, here are the top 10 Michelin-starred restaurants that you must visit:

1. Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester, London
Located in the heart of Mayfair, this restaurant offers contemporary French cuisine with a touch of British influence. The elegant setting and impeccable service make it a must-visit.

2. CORE by Clare Smyth, London
Clare Smyth, the first and only female chef to run a three-star Michelin restaurant in the UK, offers modern British cuisine that is both sustainable and delicious.

3. Fat Duck, Bray
Helmed by the legendary chef Heston Blumenthal, Fat Duck promises a gastronomic journey filled with whimsical and innovative dishes.

4. Hélène Darroze at The Connaught, London
Experience the best of South-West France in this London restaurant, where Chef Hélène Darroze showcases her roots through her exquisite dishes.

5. L’Enclume, Cartmel
Set in the picturesque village of Cartmel, L’Enclume offers a unique dining experience with dishes that reflect the local produce and seasons.

6. Restaurant Gordon Ramsay, London
A flagship restaurant of the renowned chef, it offers modern French cuisine that has been delighting diners for over two decades.

7. Sketch (The Lecture Room & Library), London
A combination of art, music, and food, Sketch provides a dining experience like no other, with its avant-garde approach to cuisine.

8. Waterside Inn, Bray
Overlooking the River Thames, this restaurant offers classic French dishes in a tranquil setting, making it perfect for a romantic dinner.

9. Alex Dilling at Hotel Café Royal, London
A new entrant in the Michelin Guide, Chef Alex Dilling’s restaurant received two stars within just six months of opening, making it one of the most talked-about places in the culinary world.

10. The Ledbury, London
Having reclaimed its two Michelin stars in 2023, The Ledbury offers modern European dishes with a focus on British produce.

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