Restaurant magazine just dropped its 2014 update of the World's 50 Best Restaurants, and London gave an admirable showing. The whole thing’s voted on by more than 900 international food industry experts from The Diners Club World's 50 Best Restaurants Academy, who list their choices in order of preference based on their "best restaurant experiences of the previous 18 months”. Refreshingly, it turns out that’s actually the entire judging criteria -- it literally just comes down to, “Is it good?" and, “How good?".
So, back to The Big Smoke -- here are the spots that captured enough votes to make the top 50 (and three more that made it into the top 100):