The 2014 World's 50 Best list was announced today in London and Alinea, after falling to No. 15 last year, moved back into the top 10. Grant Achatz's flagship restaurant placed ninth on the list, which was second among North American restaurants to Eleven Madison Park in New York. Rene Redzepi's Noma in Copenhagen took the top spot.
"Grant Achatz has been a world leader in culinary innovation since opening Alinea in 2005," the announcement said, "and nearly a decade on he continues to push the boundaries of avant garde cuisine with his ever-evolving menus."
Alinea has ranked as high as No. 6 on the World's 50 Best List; check out the full list here.
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