Grossi Florentino is considered one of the best restaurants in Melbourne for 2014 per the Gourmet Traveler and numerous other lists. I would like to thank big brother Google for those list.
Rockpool Bar & Grill. This is a steakhouse by the Rockpool group. I actually wanted to dine at the Rockpool a couple of blocks down but I accidentally made reservations here. Yes, I know.
Marque is considered one of the best restaurants in Sydney and just outside of the downtown area. It was a 15 minute drive to Marque from downtown and you really have to pay attention to it.
Quintonil is located in Colonia Polanco and tucked away on behind some trees. It's a lovely upscale restaurant in one of the more affluent areas of CDMX (i.e.,Ciudad de Mexico).
Vaca is a creation from Top Chef S13's Amar Santana and owner of Broadway. Here's the thing. I've heard a lot of good things about his restaurants and a lot of bad things about his restaurants.
Kichisen is a very famous restaurant in Japan and my first Michelin 3 star restaurant in Japan. It appears Kichisen is very popular among the locals because Taian, Hatsune Sushi
Tickets Bar is definitely one of the hardest reservations to get in Barcelona. If not, the hardest. It's sister restaurant, Bodega 1900, across the street was a lot easier to get reservations.
Now Marzapane is a little hidden gem and local foodies would not want the word to get out. Marzapane is a great little restaurant on the East Side of Roma.
Hatsunezushi or Hatsune Sushi. It's a 2 Michelin star rated restaurant in Tokyo. It's a diamond in the rough and a 40 minutes cab ride from Shinjuku.
Yazawa Beverly Hills is apart of a restaurant chain that serves quality A5 Japanese Wagyu. It's sister restaurant is Imafuku Shabu Shabu & Sukiyaki and happens to have one Michelin star.