(CNN) – Located in a century-old former temple of contemporary sculpture in the central courtyard It serves European dishes with local ingredients and a 950-person wine list.
And now, Beijing's TRB Hutong received the seal of approval from Tripadvisor users, whose positive reviews have awarded him the title of Best Gourmet Restaurant in the World by the rating aggregator.
The Beijing restaurant, which charges 688 RMB ($ 97) for a five-course meal, tops the annual Travelers' Choice ranking on the website, which is based on millions of reviews and reviews that TripAdvisor users submitted last year.
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British style: Adam & # 39; s restaurant in Birmingham, England has been voted the 10th Best Gourmet Restaurant in the World by TripAdvisor users. Click through to see the top 10.
The restaurant opened in 2012 and was placed on TripAdvisor's # 7 list last year.
"The idea was to find a place that truly represents Chinese culture," Lecleir told CNN in 2018.
] Last year, CNN rated its sister restaurant TRB Forbidden City as one of the best restaurants in the Chinese capital.
"Charismatic GM and former sommelier Ignace Lecleir strives to make every guest feel like a VIP, and the regular arrival of free Amuse Bouche ensures that no one remains unsatisfied," was the verdict.
The Best of the Rest
Epicure – a Michelin-starred restaurant in the Parisian Le Bristol Hotel, rated the best hotel restaurant in the world by The Daily Meal in 2014 was awarded, was awarded as the second best fine dining restaurant in the world. The Ristorante Villa Crespi, a Michelin-starred restaurant in a five-star hotel on Lake Orta, 80 minutes northwest of Milan, took third place "everyday food."
Pane e Vino, an Italian restaurant on Miami Beach, was the highest rated US restaurant, while Edinburgh's The Dome, serving Scottish dishes in a magnificent neoclassical building, was rated Top Rated in the UK.
The Black Swan – a 16th-century pub in Yorkshire, UK rated 2017 by TripAdvisor users as the best restaurant in the world – ranks second in fine dining restaurants in Britain and the ninth fallen in Europe.
It was relegated to the post of Adam & # 39; s, headed by Adam and Natasha Stokes of Birmingham, England, and ranked as the UK's best gourmet restaurant and as the sixth in Europe.
The TripAdvisor rankings are very different from the 50 best restaurants in the world announced in June. After the awards – known as the Oscars of the restaurant world – Mirazur is the best restaurant in the world in the south of France.
The world's best upscale restaurants, according to TripAdvisor
 1. TRB Hutong, Beijing, China
2nd Epicure, Paris, France
3rd Ristorante Villa Crespi, Orta San Giulio, Italy
4. Restaurante Benazuza, Cancun, Mexico
5. The Jane, Antwerp, Belgium
6. Le Brouillarta, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France [7thDavid'sKitchenChiangMaiThailand
8. El Celler de Can Roca, Girona, Spain
9. Aramburu, Buenos Aires, Argentina
10. Adam's, Birmingham, United Kingdom