The 10 Latin American restaurants that appear in the list of the 50 best in the world

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image source, Virgilio Martinez and Pia Leon.


The Central restaurant, by Virgilio Martínez and Pía León, has been appearing on lists of the best in the world for years. File photo.

The culinary diversity of Latin America is strongly represented in the 50 Best Restaurants list, which each year highlights the best restaurants in the world, and whose composition in the 2022 edition was revealed on Monday in London, United Kingdom.

In the list, which has been produced since 2002 and in which this year there are 10 restaurants in the region, it occupies the first place geraniuma culinary space based in Copenhagen, Denmark.

The second position is occupied by the Peruvian Centrallocated in Lima and directed by the couple composed of Virgilio Martínez and Pía León.

In third place is Enjoy, a restaurant in Barcelona, ​​Spain, whose owners -Oriol Castro, Eduard Xatruch and Mateu Casañas- met in the kitchen of the legendary The Bulliwhich closed its doors in 2011.