Michelin released this year’s guide for Kyoto, Osaka, and Kobe last week. They have added Kobe this year to the two cities from the previous year’s guide. 239 restaurants were introduced in the book with 42 hotels and 31 ryokans. A total of 12 restaurants were awarded three stars, which is the largest number of any given from a single Michelin guide so far. And, 44 restaurants received two stars and 183 followed with one star.
What a number of dazzling stars! Let’s hope it’s not too shiny.
Here’s the list of the three-star restaurants: