Macau becomes Host City for Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards 2018 and 2019
#50BestTalks and Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards Ceremony to take place at
official venue partners, Wynn Macau and Wynn Palace Cotai
Macau, March 9, 2018 – Macau is to be the host destination for the Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards, one of the most acclaimed recognitions in the region’s gastronomic industry, with Wynn Macau and Wynn Palace Cotai being selected as the official venue partners for the awards for two consecutive years in 2018 and 2019.
By bringing this world-class gourmet platform to Macau to enable epicureans to exchange their views, the organizers aim to inject new momentum into the city’s gastronomic scene. At the same time, it offers the ideal opportunity to showcase the sector’s rapid development to top chefs and professionals from around the world.
Based on its outstanding achievements in the field of gastronomy, Macau has been included in the UNESCO Creative Cities Network, further cementing the city’s status as a diversified and sustainable international tourism destination. Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants provides a platform to bring together industry professionals as well as to promote the growth of the food and beverage sector.
“Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards Ceremony will be a remarkable opportunity for Macao to exchange with top chefs across Asia, as well as showcase Macao’s unique east-meets-west cultural heritage and dynamic restaurant scene. The unveiling in our city of the list of the most influential restaurants in the region is a highlight event of ‘2018 Macao Year of Gastronomy’, following Macao's designation as a UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy, and we look forward to see our destination inspire and be inspired by this world famous gourmet award.” said Ms. Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, Director of the Macao Government Tourism Office.
“It is our great honor that Wynn has been chosen as official venue partners for the Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards in 2018 and 2019. We are extremely proud to be able to contribute to the gastronomic development of Macau and will remain committed to providing exceptional dining experiences to our guests.“ said Kristoffer Luczak, Executive Vice President - Food & Beverage of Wynn Macau Limited
Wynn Macau and Wynn Palace, famed for their exceptional dining offerings and unparalleled hospitality, will be official venue partners for Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants in 2018 and 2019. #50BestTalks is a gastronomy-related forum, to be held on March 26th at Wynn Macau. Influential chefs and culinary leaders from around Asia will hold discussions, conduct interactive demonstrations and exchange views with fellow industry professionals. In addition, the culinary world’s most anticipated event of the year, the Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards Ceremony, will be held on March 27th at Wynn Palace, where the 2018 awards list and further special awards will be announced by the organizers. The list is voted for by a judging panel comprised of food and beverage professionals from across Asia.