Published: November 23 2023
Hungarian chef, Szilárd Tóth, has been ranked among the top 100 chefs in the world by The Best Chef 100. Tóth is the chef de cuisine at SALT restaurant in Budapest and is known for his work at the Michelin-starred establishment.
The Best Chef 100
The Best Chef 100 is an annual ranking of the top chefs in the world. Each year, 100 new chefs are nominated, but the top 100 from the previous year remain in the running. This year, Szilárd Tóth has been included in the prestigious list, showcasing his talent and skill as a chef.
Notable Chefs on the List
The Best Chef 100 list features renowned chefs from around the world. Dabiz Muñoz, chef at DiverXO in Madrid, was voted the best chef in the world. Other notable chefs on the list include René Redzepi from Noma in Denmark and Ana Roš from Hiša Franko in Slovenia. The list is dominated by Spanish, French, and Scandinavian chefs, with few representatives from America and Asia.
Hungarian Chefs on the List
In addition to Szilárd Tóth, two other Hungarian chefs have made it onto The Best Chef 100 list. Ákos Sárközi, head chef at Borkonyha and Textúra restaurants in Budapest, and Ádám Mészáros, formerly of Onyx restaurant, were also recognized for their culinary skills. The inclusion of these Hungarian chefs highlights the growing reputation of Hungary's culinary scene.
Recognition for SALT Budapest
SALT Budapest, where Szilárd Tóth works as a chef, was awarded its first Michelin star in 2021. The restaurant has also received the Green Star, a sustainable hospitality award, in 2022. This recognition further solidifies SALT Budapest as a leading fine dining destination in Hungary.
Overall, the inclusion of Szilárd Tóth and other Hungarian chefs in The Best Chef 100 list showcases the talent and creativity of Hungary's culinary scene, putting the country on the map for gastronomy enthusiasts worldwide.
Questions & Answers
Which Budapest chef was included in The Best Chef 100 list? Szilárd Tóth, chef de cuisine at SALT restaurant in Budapest, was included in The Best Chef 100 list.
How many chefs are nominated for The Best Chef 100 list each year? Every year, 100 new chefs are nominated for The Best Chef 100 list, but the top 100 from the previous year remain in the running, making a total of 200 candidates.
Who was voted the best chef in the world in The Best Chef 100 list? Dabiz Muñoz, chef at the DiverXO restaurant in Madrid, was voted the best chef in the world in The Best Chef 100 list.
How many Hungarian chefs made it to The Best Chef 100 list? Three Hungarian chefs made it to The Best Chef 100 list. They are Szilárd Tóth, chef at SALT Budapest; Ákos Sárközi, head chef at Borkonyha and Textúra restaurants in Budapest; and Ádám Mészáros, who was responsible for the kitchen at Onyx restaurant when he was nominated.
How many Michelin stars does SALT Budapest have? SALT Budapest has been awarded 1 Michelin star.
How many Michelin stars are there in Hungary according to the Hungarian edition of the Michelin Guide? According to the Hungarian edition of the Michelin Guide, there are currently two restaurants with 2 Michelin stars and seven restaurants with 1 Michelin star in Hungary. Additionally, 59 restaurants have been awarded Michelin recommendations.