The wait's over and the results are in – last week saw one of the most prestigious nights of the hospitality industry's calendar: the World's 50 Best Restaurant Awards.

In the same vein as the World's 50 Best Bars, it's an event that brings together a unique community of extraordinary culinary talent to celebrate global gastronomy. And, with interest in food at an all-time high, it was a Michelin-star-spangled night to remember, with winners from 23 countries spread across six continents.

Massimo Bottura's Osteria Francescana in Modena, Italy secured the top spot, having slowly inched its way up from number three in 2013.

World's 50 Best Restaurants 2016 – London's winners:

As for the rest, check out the full list of winners below.

  1. Osteria Francescana (Italy)
  2. El Celler de Can Roca (Spain)
  3. Eleven Madison Park (USA)
  4. Central (Peru)
  5. Noma (Denmark)
  6. Mirazur (France)
  7. Mugaritz (Spain)
  8. Narisawa (Japan)
  9. Steirereck (Austria)
  10. Asador Etxebarri (Spain)
  11. D.O.M. (Brazil)
  12. Quintonil (Mexico)
  13. Maido (Peru)
  14. The Ledbury (UK)
  15. Alinea (Chicago)
  16. Azurmendi (Spain)
  17. Piazza Duomo (Italy)
  18. White Rabbit (Russia)
  19. Arpège (France)
  20. Amber (China)
  21. Arzak (Spain)
  22. The Test Kitchen (South Africa)
  23. Gaggan (Thailand)
  24. Le Bernardin (USA)
  25. Pujol (Mexico)
  26. The Clove Club (UK)
  27. Saison (USA)
  28. Geranium (Denmark)
  29. Tickets (Spain)
  30. Astrid y Gastón (Peru)
  31. Nihonryori RyuGin (Japan)
  32. Restaurant André (Singapore)
  33. Attica (Melbourne)
  34. Restaurant Tim Raue (Germany)
  35. Vendôme (Germany)
  36. Boragó (Chile)
  37. Nahm (Thailand)
  38. De Librije (Netherlands)
  39. Le Calandre (Italy)
  40. Relae (Denmark)
  41. Fäviken (Sweden)
  42. Ultraviolet by Paul Pairet (China)
  43. Biko (Mexico)
  44. Estela (USA)
  45. Dinner by Heston Blumenthal (UK)
  46. Combal Zero (Italy)
  47. Schloss Schauenstein (Switzerland)
  48. Blue Hill at Stone Barns (USA)
  49. Quique Dacosta (Spain)
  50. Septime (France)

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