• Staff Report, Kyodo, Reuters


Japan-based restaurants rose in the ranks of the World’s 50 Best Restaurants list, which was announced Monday evening in London.

Restaurant Narisawa, overseen by chef Yoshihiro Narisawa in Tokyo’s Minami-Aoyama district, placed eighth on the World’s 50 Best Restaurants list, up from last year’s 14th place, while Nihonryori RyuGin, a restaurant located in Roppongi and helmed by Seiji Yamamoto, was ranked 29th, up from 33rd.

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