Les Amis, Waku Ghin get five stars from Forbes

Les Amis' chef Sebastien Lepinoy says the award caps a five-year-long quest by the restaurant - which was rated four stars in 2013 - to further elevate its standards.
Les Amis' chef Sebastien Lepinoy says the award caps a five-year-long quest by the restaurant - which was rated four stars in 2013 - to further elevate its standards. ST PHOTO: KELLY HUI

The two restaurants bag top accolades from the Forbes Travel Guide, while three others receive a four-star rating

Walk into Les Amis, the three-Michelin-starred restaurant at Shaw Centre, and the staff know to respect your personal space. They give you at least a metre of it.

The restaurant is perfumed twice a day, at 11.45am and 6.45pm, with Baies from Diptyque.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 13, 2020, with the headline 'Les Amis, Waku Ghin get five stars from Forbes'. Print Edition | Subscribe