It’s an announcement that will delight Georges Blanc and his teams: the famous Michelin-starred chef from Aindin has arrived 3e in the ranking of The List of the best restaurants in the world… out of 1,000 establishments. Contacted by telephone, Georges Blanc reacted: “It’s a great reward, it’s encouraging for us and our teams, we’re happy. “. And indeed, his score is enough to make one pale: with 98.5% this year, he once again achieved a very good performance. Note a clear progression since the restaurant obtained a score of 98% last year and 97% two years ago.
Other French restaurants in the ranking
In La Liste’s list there are also French restaurants. Guy Savoy in Paris (99.5%) is in first place. A position shared with the restaurant La Vague d’Or – Cheval Blanc by Arnaud Donckele in St-Tropez (99.5%).
These ratings are assigned by an algorithm which takes, synthesizes and interprets more than 1,000 sources around the world: gastronomic critics, blogs, press articles, specialized sites, etc. Then, it classifies all of its sources in order to create a ranking based on an average of 100 (average weighted by their reliability coefficients). This ranking is carried out every year.