The third edition of the Worlds’ 50 Best Restaurants, the Oscars of the restaurant world was recently held in Bilbao, the capital of the Biscay province in northern Spain in June and South Africa restaurant, The Test Kitchen won the title Best Restaurant in Africa.
The Test Kitchen has been operational for 8 years with the celebrated Chef, Luke-Dale Roberts. Luke has garnered awards at The Test Kitchen, winning the title Chef of the Year at the 2011 Eat Out DStv Food Network Restaurant Awards. The Test Kitchen moved up from No.2 in 2011 to win the Restaurant of the Year in 2012 Eat Out DStv Food Network Restaurant Awards. At the 2013 Worlds’ 50 Best Restaurants, The Test Kitchen came No. 61 on the list leaping from No. 74 in 2012.
The restaurant opens for dinner only with a maximum capacity of 40 pax per evening and has two design, The Dark Room and Light Room.
The Test Kitchen has definitely put Africa on the culinary map!