The Michelin Guide for Spain and Portugal has been announced with the big news being that Spain now boasts two new restaurants with three Michelin stars: Aponiente and ABaC.
There were lots of new Michelin stars in Spain with a total of five new restaurants receiving their second star and 17 new restaurant with one star.
Portugal saw two new restaurants get their first star: Gusto and the Vista Restaurant.
Spain now has a total of 11 three-starred Michelin restaurants: Akelarre, Arzak, Azurmendi, DiverXO, El Celler de Can Roca, Lasarte, Martin Berasategui en Guipúzcoa, Quique Dacosta, Sant Pau.
Portugal boasts five restaurants with two-stars, but none in the three-star category. Below is a list of the new stars in Spain and Portugal's overall stars in the Michelin Guide for Spain and Portugal 2018.
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