Fine Dining

Break out the white tablecloths. We've got suggestions for where to find the best fine dining restaurants in every area, plus Chowhounds discuss which spots for haute cuisine are worth the trip.

Reservations for French Laundry

by The Chowhound Team 10 months ago

Hello there, Due to the increase of threads about exchanging French Laundry reservations, we have created this pos...


herost commented 5 days ago

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L'Hotel de Ville - the most legendary restaurant in Switzerland

by Bu Pun Su 6 days ago

Andreas Caminada is likely to be the most popular chef in Switzerland at the moment. However, talking about the ‘best...

Is the Canadian fine dining scene superior, on average, to that in the states?

by dwkayak 1 month ago

I've been to Canada twice as an adult - once about a year ago when I spent a few days at Whistler and just now for a ...


ferret commented 11 days ago

Menton in financial trouble? (Boston Globe)

by BostonBestEats 1 month ago

Article on financial challenges at Barbara Lynch's Menton in yesterday's Boston Globe:

hotoynoodle commented 28 days ago

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by Mfreeley 1 month ago

We are cruising to Aruba in March and have two days there. Does anyone have recent recommendations for a special dinn...

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CASA IMPERIAL - Crème de la Crème of Toronto’s Cantonese Banquet style Fine Dining! ( Long Review )

by Charles Yu 1 month ago

For years, this decade old gastronomic stalwart has been recognized by most as GTA’s top destination for high-end Can...

Romantic dinner in Delray Beach

by sjkilrain 1 year ago

Headed to Delray Beach and will be there for our anniversary. Any suggestions for an upscale seafood restaurant?


chow ran commented 1 month ago

Halal fine dining NYC

by gemini80 4 years ago

Hoping for a nice halal steakhouse or more of a fine dining experience in NYC. Alternatively a new halal restaurant t...


omersheikh commented 2 months ago

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Schauenstein Schloss - modern Suisse fine dining at its best!?

by Bu Pun Su 2 months ago

Andreas Caminada and his beloved restaurant Schloss Schauenstein (it’s a 6-room hotel as well) have been one of the h...

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La Vie, one of German top dining places in the historical town of Osnabruck

by Bu Pun Su 3 months ago

After having dinner at Aqua last spring, the following day my food journey continued with a lunch at La Vie, located ...

One night in Taipei

by pinballer 3 months ago

Hi fellow hounds. I have one night in Taipei free where I can schedule a dinner and am looking for recommendations fr...


teriyakichi commented 3 months ago

Seek recommendations for THE BEST special occasion restaurants north or northwest of Boston

by mlb0000 2 years ago

Looking for recomendations for Special Occasion dinner for foodie father who is turning 80. Needs to be TOP! food, t...

hotoynoodle commented 3 months ago

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Le Gabriel Paris (by the former head chef of Senderens)

by Bu Pun Su 3 months ago

Selecting where to dine at 2-star Michelin in Paris could be tricky sometimes. Based on my experience, it’s often hit...

Your top 3 in Toronto

by prima 1 year ago

What are your top 3 foods/restaurants /places to shop in Toronto lately? My top 3 places to eat: Saturday Dinette...

Dr. John commented 3 months ago

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Peninsula Ridge Restaurant " - Update: A delightful and enjoyable wine country dining experience!

by Charles Yu 4 months ago

Years ago, with talented chef 'Ned Bell' at its helm, owner of this winery fine-dining destination had the grandiose ...

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Trois Mec - 4 tickets on Friday Nov 3 @ 6:45pm

by shirleyparry 4 months ago

Looking to sell these tickets at ticket value plus service charge + tax, which is $122 per ticket. Please let me know...

Langdon Hall alternatives?

by ParentofPets 5 months ago

I'm looking for fine-dining suggestions anywhere in the GTA and as far west as far as Kitchener. We have been to Lang...


ParentofPets commented 4 months ago

Hashiri San Francisco

by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

The San Francisco location of Hashiri is in soft opening. Friends' photos are stunning. Who's tried it? Hashiri Sa...


Takachiyo commented 5 months ago

Formal (in a traditional manner) restaurant in Boston?

by Brookguy 5 months ago

Appreciate any suggestions... I hope to find a formal restaurant in the Boston area, and by that I mean traditionally...

BostonBestEats commented 5 months ago

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"PARADISE Fine Chinese Cuisine" – Not everything 'heavenly,' something actually borderline 'hellish'!

by Charles Yu 5 months ago

With two of our potential dining venues – ‘The Emperor ‘ and ‘Skyview Fusion’ both booked for wedding functions and o...