Bangkok's Nahm tops Asia's 50 Best Restaurants list, Restaurant Andre is best in Singapore
Thai restaurant Nahm in Bangkok has topped the list of Asia's 50 Best Restaurants this year, knocking Narisawa in Tokyo off its perch.
In a ceremony at Capella Singapore on Sentosa, Nahm chef David Thompson was given a standing ovation by the 700 chefs, restaurateurs and media who attended. The restaurant was in third place last year.
Narisawa came in at number two this year, with Gaggan, a Bangkok restaurant which serves Indian food with a modernist touch, at number three, up from number 10 last year.
Restaurant Andre at Bukit Pasoh Road was the highest ranking Singapore restaurant, at number six. It was in fifth place last year. The restaurant, headed by chef Andre Chiang, also garnered the Chef's Choice Award.