Just another reason to add Birmingham to your 'UK cities to visit' list...
A Birmingham restaurant has claimed a place as one of the top 10 restaurants around the world.
Serving modern British cuisine, Adam’s already holds 1 Michelin star and 3 AA rosettes and took 10th spot in the Travellers’ Choice Favourite Fine Dining Restaurants Worldwide, as well as 1st place in the Travellers’ Choice Favourite Fine Dining Restaurants UK (the second time the restaurant has held this position).
Announced by the world’s largest travel platform, TripAdvisor, the impressive accolade is testament to the work of husband and wife team Adam and Natasha Stokes.
Commenting, Adam Stokes, owner of Adam’s said: ‘We are absolutely thrilled to be awarded number one in the UK and 10th in the world in the Travellers’ Choice Awards for Fine Dining Restaurants. This is our sixth proud year of being included in these customer focused awards and it is a huge achievement.
I am immensely proud of our whole team AKA the ‘Adam’s family’. With special credit to our Service Manager Shaun who has been with Adam’s since day one and really embodies all that the ‘Adam’s family’ is about.’
He went on to add: ‘Every day we strive to produce a top class experience for all our guests, constantly assessing and improving. We look forward to pushing forward both the culinary and service side of Adam’s as we enter 2020. Having come such a long way, since starting a pop-up seven years ago, and with the guest’s experience at the heart of everything, we are excited as to where this will take us in the future. Thank you also to all our guests, old and new and those regulars we see time and time again.’
The Worldwide list was topped by TRB Hutong in Beijing, China, which serves up contemporary European cuisine in the courtyard of an historic Temple.
Meanwhile, other European locations on the list included the three Michelin-starred Epicure in Paris, Ristorante Villa Crespi in San Giulio, Italy, and the Roca brothers’ El Celler de Can Roca in Girona, Spain.
The full list for the Travellers’ Choice Favourite Fine Dining Restaurants Worldwide is as follows:
- TRB Hutong, Beijing, China
- Epicure, Paris, France
- Ristorante Villa Crespi, Orta San Giulio, Italy
- Restaurante Benazuza, Cancun, Mexico
- The Jane, Antwerp, Belgium
- Le Brouillarta, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
- David’s Kitchen, Chiang Mai, Thailand
- El Celler de Can Roca, Girona, Spain
- Aramburu, Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Adam’s, Birmingham, United Kingdom
The full list for the Travellers’ Choice Favourite Fine Dining Restaurants UK is as follows:
- The Dome, Edinburgh
- Makars Gourmet Mash Bar (Mound 1&2), Edinburgh
- Steak & Co. Leicester Square Charing Cross, London
- Poppies Fish and Chips Camden, London
- Sotto Sotto, Bath
- Bettys Café Tea Rooms – York,
- Mourne Seafood Bar, Belfast
- Cowshed, Liverpool
- Mustard Seed Restaurant, Inverness
- Ginger Bistro, Belfast