100+ Best Restaurants in North America 2020

Restaurant blog Opinionated About Dining has released its annual list of the top 100+ restaurants in North America, alongside their three less formal lists of eateries found in North America.

Topping the list of 100+ restaurants for a fourth consecutive year is Blaine Wetzel’s The Willows Inn restaurant, located on Lummi Island in Washington State.

New at number two on the list is Chef’s Table at Brooklyn Fare in New York, while California’s SingleThread, which was named World’s 50 Best Restaurants One to Watch drops down to number three. San Francisco’s Saison is in fourth, while Somni in Los Angeles, California sits at fifth.

California’s dominance in US fine-dining continues, with six restaurants still in the top 20 compared to New York’s five.

2020 North America Top 10

1. Willows Inn, The Lummi Island, Washington

Chef: Blaine Wetzel

2. Chef’s Table at Brooklyn Fare. Manhattan. New York

Chef: César Ramirez

3. Single Thread Farm. Healdsburg, California

Chef: Kyle Connaughton

4. Saison. San Francisco. California,

Chef: Laurent Gras

5. Somni, Los Angeles, California

Chef: Aitor Zabala

6. Smyth, Chicago, Illinois

Chef: John Shields

7. Blue Hill at Stone Barns, Pocantico Hills, New York

Chef: Dan Barber

8. Atomix, Manhattan

Chef: Junghyun Park

9. minibar by José Andrés, Washington DC

Chef: Rueben Mosquero

10. Restaurant at Meadowood, The St. Helena, California

Chef: Christopher Kostow