Last night the Asia 50 best restaurants took place in Seoul, South Korea, and eight Thai restaurants made the list.

This year, Ed Sheeran's favorite chef and the owner of the eponymous Gaggan Anand took home third place. The restaurant is known for Gaggan’s innovative take on Indian cuisine to evoke a multi-sensory experience. Most recently, Gaggan has launched a fine dining venture in collaboration with Louis Vuitton— serving high fashion alongside haute flavors. 
Seven other Thai restaurants which made the top 50 list, including the modern Thai restaurant Nusara (no.6), the elegant German joint Suhring (no.7), the ever so difficult to book Southern Thai spot Sorn (no.11), Asia’s 50 Best 2023 winner Le Du (no.12), Chef Pam’s one of a kind Thai-Chinese mash up at Potong (no.17), ancient recipes at Samrub Samrub Thai (no.29), and last year’s Top Table winner Baan Tepa (no.42). 
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The night’s top award went to Sezanne from Tokyo. While the runner up spot went to another restaurant from Tokyo, Floriege which is half of the cutting edge omakase French-Japanese creation, Den Kushi Flori
For the complete list of winners visit, Asia’s 50 best