The jury is out and it has been decided that the next city to host the World’s 50 Best Restaurants will be Melbourne. April 5th of next year will mark the date that the World’s 50 Best comes to the Royal Exhibition building in the South-EastAustralian city.

After a hugely successful 2016 edition in New York City, The World’s 50 Best Restaurants announces that its 2017 awards will take place in Melbourne in April. The flagship event, celebrating its 15th anniversary, will be hosted at the city’s historic Royal Exhibition Building on the evening of 5th April.

The World’s 50 Best Restaurants has partnered with Tourism Australia to bring the series to its new home for 2017, where world-leading chefs, restaurateurs, sommeliers, media and influencers will gather to celebrate the very best in global gastronomy. The overall event program, running from 1st-7thApril, will showcase Australia’s outstanding food and wine culture to an international audience of industry professionals and food lovers.

​For more information, please head towww.theworlds50best.com