South African restaurant makes it into top 50 in the world

South African restaurant makes it into top 50 in the world

Some of the best dishes around the world are made right here in South Africa at a restaurant called, Wolfgat.

South African restaurant makes it into top 50 in the world

A list of the best restaurants in the world has been released, and the good news is that South Africa’s Wolfgat restaurant has made it onto the list.

Wolfgat was named the 50th best restaurant by William Reed Business Media - the publication which publishes the World’s 50 Best Restaurants annually.

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The restaurant, which is based in Paternoster in the Western Cape, serves a series of tasting dishes presented in seven courses for R1,050 per person.

Some of the dishes include local lamb and venison, and seasonal veldkos.

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The best restaurant in the world is Noma, which is found in Copenhagen and serves dishes such as dried moss, ants, and mold.

Below is the full list of restaurants from William Reed Business Media based on votes from over 1,000 restaurateurs, chefs, food writers, and foodies.

1. Noma, Copenhagen

2. Geranium, Copenhagen

3. Asador Etxebarri, Axpe, Spain

4. Central, Lima

5. Disfrutar, Barcelona

6. Frantzén, Stockholm

7. Maido, Lima

8. Odette, Singapore

9. Pujol, Mexico City

10. The Chairman, Hong Kong

11. Den, Tokyo

12. Steirereck, Vienna

13. Don Julio, Buenos Aires

14. Mugaritz, San Sebastian, Spain

15. Lido 84, Gardone Riviera, Italy

16. Elkano, Getaria, Spain

17. A Casa do Porco, Sao Paulo

18. Piazza Duomo, Alba, Italy

19. Narisawa, Tokyo

20. Diverxo, Madrid

21. Hiša Franko, Kobarid, Slovenia

22. Cosme, New York

23. Arpège, Paris

24. Septime, Paris

25. White Rabbit, Moscow

26. Le Calandre, Rubano, Italy

27. Quintonil, Mexico City

28. Benu, San Francisco

29. Reale, Castel di Sangro, Italy

30. Twins Garden, Moscow

31. Restaurant Tim Raue

32. The Clove Club, London

33. Lyle’s, London

34. Burnt Ends, Singapore

35. Ultraviolet by Paul Pairet, Shanghai

36. Hof Van Cleve, Kruishoutem, Belgium

37. SingleThread, Healdsburg

38. Boragó, Santiago

39. Florilège, Tokyo

40. Sühring, Bangkok

41. Alleno Paris au Pavillon Ledoyen, Paris

42.Belcanto, Lisbon

43. Atomix, New York

44. Le Bernardin, New York

45. Nobelhart & Schmutzig, Berlin

46. Leo, Bogota

47. Maaemo, Oslo

48. Atelier Crenn, San Francisco

49. Azurmendi, Larrabetzu, Spain

50. Wolfgat, Paternoster, South Africa

Image Credit: Wolfgat 

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