Fine dining

Tried & Tested: Hiakai, Wellington

Tried & Tested: Hiakai, Wellington

Foodies visiting New Zealand should add Hiakai, a new fine-dining hotspot in Wellington’s inner-city suburb of Mount Cook, to their culinary bucket list.

Three of the best izakaya eateries

Japanese food is at its informal best at these three izakaya restaurants that we put to the test

Darley's Restaurant, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, Visit NSW, Fine dining, Lilianfels House

Darley’s Restaurant, Katoomba, NSW

It’s fine dining with a focus on local produce at Darley’s Restaurant, Katoomba, the only hatted restaurant in the Upper Blue Mountains

Vespertine

Vespertine, LA

Vespertine, a vision brought to life by acclaimed LA chef Jordan Kahn, is considered LA’s most avant-garde new dining experience

The Murray

The Murray in Hong Kong

The most recent luxury property to open in Hong Kong has impressed on all fronts

Vespertine

Vespertine, LA

Vespertine, a vision brought to life by acclaimed LA chef Jordan Kahn, is considered LA’s most avant-garde new dining experience

The Aviary NYC

New York’s cocktail culture

Located on the 35th floor of the five-star Mandarin Oriental, The Aviary NYC boasts Manhattan skyline views and a speakeasy-style bar, The Office NYC

Twilight Sky Bar, Hanoi

On the seventh floor of La Siesta Central, a spiral staircase leads to the stylish rooftop terrace bar, offering premium beverages and expansive views

Chez Muffy

Chez Muffy, Quebec

This stylish French-Canadian restaurant is all about sophisticated country farmhouse-inspired dining where Quebecois hospitality shines

Sean Connolly at Dubai Opera

The internationally renowned British-born, Australian-based chef brings more than 25 years’ experience to his first restaurant in the UAE

Makeover at Eleven Madison Park

Following an extensive four-month renovation, Manhattan’s fine dining restaurant Eleven Madison Park has opened featuring a new look and menu to boot

Flavours of Ayers Rock

A new fine dining experience, adding to the already impressive foodie offerings in the spectacular red centre