California has dozens of the “most outstanding” restaurants in the world, a new report finds.
Forty-one restaurants were highlighted in the 2022 Forbes Travel Guide.
The findings, published on April 26, include 253 restaurants, 1,282 hotels and 295 spas. Inspectors for the Forbes Travel Guide went undercover to find “the best of the best.”
Each restaurant review included highlights, things to know, the food and amenities.
The highlights section gives the reader a glimpse of the overall dining experience. Under the things to know section, readers get an idea of the establishment’s dress code and reservation suggestions.
Some reviews also highlighted the chef or drinks.
Cities across the state landed Five-Star ratings, including San Diego, San Francisco, Napa, Sonoma, Monterey, Carmel and Big Sur. Nine restaurants were rated with the highest honor.
The guide also included 21 restaurants with Four-Star ratings and 11 recommended dining spots.