The Araki has been open since 2014, and has held two Michelin stars since the 2016 Guide. The award is vindication for sushi master Mitushiro Araki, who decided to close his three Michelin star restaurant in Ginza, Tokyo in search of a new challenge, relocating his business and family to London. The Arakis were clearly overcome with emotion on receiving Michelin’s highest honour at the live unveiling of the Guide.
The restaurant joins four other restaurants in the Great Britain and Ireland Guide to hold three Michelin stars – Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester and Restaurant Gordon Ramsay in London, and The Fat Duck and The Waterside Inn, in Bray.
The ideal English muffins are lightly toasted. You can just slice them in half and put them in the toaster, but we prefer the oven-toasting technique. You can also learn how to make English muffins at home before putting them in the oven by following our simple recipe.
Geranium's Rasmus Kofoed has decided to stop serving meat at the restaurant currently ranked number two on the World's 50 Best Restaurants list. But the Danish chef isn't yet willing to go purely plant-based.