Mallorca has 7 Michelin Star Restaurants in the 2016 Michelin Guide
Today, Michelin is considered the greatest gastronomic reference. Annually, some of the toughest critics of gastronomy -Michelin inspectors- grant or maintain Michelin Stars at the best restaurants in the Spanish panorama.
The criteria by which restaurants are evaluated are kept secret, but one thing is clear: if a restaurant gets a Michelin Star, quality is assured.
In Mallorca we are fortunate to currently enjoy 7 Michelin Star Restaurants:
Es Racó des Teix, Deia. In hands of the german chef Josef Sauerschell, this beautiful restaurants boasts its Michelin star since 2001.
Es Moli d’en Bou, Sa Coma. The chef, Tomeu Caldentey, was in 2004 the first Mallorjan chef of the island to get a Michelin star.
Zaranda, Capdella. Located in the Castell Son Claret Hotel, it’s currently the only restaurant in Mallorca with two Michelin Stars.
Es Fum, Costa d’en Blanes. Located in the St. Regis Mardavall Hotel, it’s considered one of the bests restaurants in Mallorca.
Restaurant Garden, Puerto Alcudia. The chef, Macarena de Castro, was the first female Mallorcan chef in getting a Michelin Star, obtained in 2012.
Simply Fosh, Palma. This restaurant was opened by Marc Fosh, winner of the prestigious TV show Masterchef.
Restaurant Andreu Genestra, Capdepera. Located in a small rural hotel, overlooking the Castle of Capdepera, he received the Michelin Star in 2015.