Every destination has its flavour. From Milan to Mumbai, Marrakech to Maui, let us take your taste buds on an extraordinary journey around the world.
Take a day trip from Seattle to discover one of Washington’s premier wine regions, Woodinville, and delight in the flavours of the Pacific Northwest with a thematic dinner at The Herbfarm, where the menu varies according to the season.
Craving decadence in Dallas? Try Boulevardier, a Texas-meets-France neighbourhood bistro, where gooey-cheese-topped bowls of onion soup and Paris-style seafood platters reign.
Made with shaved fennel, caramelized onions and feta cheese, and topped with arugula, the Yemenite Pizza at New York's Balaboosta is one of the restaurant’s freshest, most vegetable-rich entrées.
Bo's Kitchen & Bar Room
New Orleans meets New York City at this warm, charming restaurant in the Flatiron District. Belly up to the bar to enjoy chef Todd Mitgang’s playful, hearty cuisine that winks at the American South—think fried alligator, Louisiana redfish, spicy wild gulf shrimp—while sipping a house favourite, the pickled martini.
Four Seasons Hotel Toronto
@Four Seasons Hotel Toronto's Chocolate "Poutine" features churros with cinnamon sugar, marshmallows, caramelized pecans, Valrhona 70% Dark Chocolate sauce, maple caramel sauce and maple pecan & whisky sauce. Need we say more?
Chocolate Around the World
Izumi, Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues
Take in panoramic views of Geneva over a fresh meal—like the lobster and spinach salad—at IZUMI, the Japanese-fusion rooftop restaurant at @Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues Geneva.
Where to Eat in Geneva: The Wellness Edition
Set against the colourful, evocative and rich tapestry of Istanbul, @Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at the Bosphorus executive chef Sebastiano Spriveri shares his love for three simple ingredients: olive oil, sumac and yogurt.
Four Seasons Resort Hualalai at Historic Ka`upulehu
The perfect vacation—and culinary destination. Home to three gourmet restaurants and two luxurious lounges, Four Seasons Hualalai is proud to house not only incredible restaurants, but world-class chefs as well.
Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills
Nothing says fresh-picked flavour like @Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills' Peach Salad with Burrata and Sicilian Almonds. Click through for the recipe.
Peach Salad with Burrata Cheese and Sicilian Almonds
With chocolate pâté, salted-caramel meringue and goat cheese ice cream, Sweet Basil’s dark chocolate–coriander brownie is every bit as decadent as it looks. Travel to Vail, Colorado to try it.
Looking for some of Bali's most healthy and flavourful fare? With a focus on locally sourced, sustainable and organic ingredients, Bali Buda is one of Ubud’s most popular restaurants. The adjoining health food shop, stocked with fresh breads, nut butters, oils, vegetable crisps and other healthful snacks, has also earned a loyal following.
A Yogi’s Travel Guide to Bali
ART Restaurant & Lounge
In Seattle, succulent seafood is about as local as it gets. ART Restaurant's Indian spice-rubbed salmon with crab mashed potatoes serves up seriously fresh flavour.
Spice-Rubbed Salmon with Crab Mashed Potatoes
Mexico City's hip Condesa neighbourhood is home to Rojo Bistrot, a restaurant known for its contemporary French and Italian. Try fall-off-the-bone duck confit with passion-fruit sauce or panko-coconut-crusted salmon with a not-too-sweet blueberry glaze - and save room for the crisply caramelised tarte Tatin.
Where to Eat in Mexico City
Nobuyuki “Nobu” Matsuhisa's Sauteed Hearts of Palm with Dry Miso is a Nobu at @Four Seasons Resorts Lanai specialty. Try it at the restaurant or make it at home yourself - click through for the recipe.
Heart of Palm with Dry Miso
采逸轩 cai yi xuan
Beijing restaurant Cai Yi Xuan takes dim sum to new heights by gilding Chinese staples with Western sheen: Century eggs are marbled, bamboo shoots are smoked, foie gras wallows in a puddle of golden Shaoxing wine, and fragrant vegetable dumplings are laced with black truffle.
Culina, Modern Italian @CulinaLA
Culina's JC Burger is quickly becoming famous among Los Angelenos. It's comprised of ground short rib crowned with Maytag blue cheese, both caramelized and crispy onions, house special sauce and tomato, all served between two slices of house-made rosemary ciabatta. Click through for the recipe.
JC Burger with Special Sauce
Elizabeth St. Café
French classics meet Vietnamese cuisine at Austin's Elizabeth Street Café. Sip chicory-laced Vietnamese coffee or sit down to a genuine feast of artfully presented fare like the lip-smacking kaffir-lime-laced fried chicken bahn mi, and a rice vermicelli bowl with crispy Gulf snapper.
In Austin, Gourmet Food Meets Local Cooking
Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita
Have a taste for tequila? Let @Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita, Mexico's tequila sommelier take you through the aromas, tastings and varieties of any of the more than 125 different varieties available at the Resort. Salud!
Four Seasons Concierge Recommends: Punta Mita
Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica
@Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica's crispy Prestino ice cream sandwich with fresh mango, banana and house-made sorbetera ice cream packs quite the bite.
Restaurants in Central & South America - Taste by Four Seasons
Big and gregarious, Atlanta's The Optimist specialises in American seafood of the most pristine quality. Try the red snapper in a lime broth with herb salad, and the spicy glazed octopus with watermelon and coriander.
The Hot List: Atlanta’s Top Restaurants
For some of the best Cajun and Creole cooking outside Louisiana, served with warmth and swagger in a handsome split-level dining room, head to Washington DC's Acadiana. Try the blackened redfish or snapper amandine.
The Hot List: Washington, DC’s Top Restaurants
Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui
With a strong focus on locally sourced seafood @Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui, Thailand's new restaurant KOH Thai Kitchen & Bar menu includes items like local oysters with hot tamarind leaves, crispy shallots, garlic and lime and tom kati talay coconut soup with seafood, tamarind and kaffir lime leaves (pictured).
Il Santo Bevitore
Il Santo Bevitore's youthful energy and constantly changing menus make it one of the most engaging places in Florence's student-filled Sanfrediano quarter. It’s where you trust them to bring you the best, all at a remarkably fair price.
An Italian Feast: Florence’s Best Restaurants
Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai
@Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai's Khao Soi Gai has been described as a “party in your mouth,” covering all the taste sensations from sweet, to salty, sour, bitter and spicy. Click through for the recipe.
Four Seasons Hotel Toronto
Meet the signature dessert at @Four Seasons Hotel Toronto's Café Boulud: The Grapefruit Givré: sorbet served in a frozen grapefruit with halva floss and bits of Turkish delight. Unforgettable in looks and taste.
Rockpool Bar & Grill
Fresh produce and high-quality meat are the cornerstones of Chef Neil Perry's menu at Sydney's Rockpool Bar and Grill, which features dishes like this colourful beetroot salad and a shortcrust beef and Guiness pie with mushy peas.
Café Ou Mun
Freshly baked pastries are a local favourite at Macau's Café Ou Mun, a spot known for its authentic breakfast fare. For something quick, grab a freshly baked pastry or slice of cake (coconut is the top-seller).
Pike Place Market
Organic, seasonal produce adds colour and character to the stalls of Pike Place Market, an iconic Seattle spot and favourite of visiting and local foodies. Fresh seafood from the surrounding waters is another treat to discover.
Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai
Starting with a trip to a local market to pick up fresh ingredients and ending with a traditional Thai feast, @Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai cooking classes are an experience for every epicurean's bucket list.
Black Iron Burger
Sidle up to the cosy bar at Black Iron Burger in New York's East Village and try the Iron Horse, a house specialty featuring a double patty topped with horseradish Cheddar and caramelized grilled onions - an old-fashioned burger done right.
Where Is the World’s Best Burger?
Petrossian Boutique & Cafe
Get your mother-of-pearl spoons ready for the rich, flavourful taste of Petrossian Special Reserve Ossetra Caviar. Each tiny, briny globe is a gift from the sea. Available in Petrossian Cafes and Boutiques.
The Ritz-Carlton Chicago (A Four Seasons Hotel)
The "Orangesicle" ice cream float is @The Ritz-Carlton Chicago (A Four Seasons Hotel)'s grown-up, gourmet take on a childhood favourite - and it's just as good as you remember.
Featuring bold and unexpected flavour combinations like duck and foie gras with carrots, lavender, farro and hibiscus; Austin restaurant Barley Swine's small- to medium-size dishes are perfect for sharing.
Featuring fresh fish from Japan's Tsukiji Market, PABU is Baltimore's go-to sushi spot. Serious sushi lovers can learn to roll their own delicacies with classes with Executive Chef Jonah Kim and Sushi Chef Yoji Harada.