Though there are no new three three stars this year (all existing three stars retain Michelin's highest honour), there are 23 new one star restaurants. This means Tokyo, incredibly, now has 12 three star restaurants, 56 two stars and 166 one star restaurants – a total of 234.
Tokyo's nearest city rival in the stars-stakes, Paris, has 107 starred restaurants in comparison.
Francesco Martucci from I Masanielli in the Campania region of Italy has been named the best pizzaiolo in the world for a third year running. See the full list as well as all the international winners.