PIACENZA: Mudec in Milan, a restaurant of chef Enrico Bartolini is the 11th Italian 3 Michelin star restaurant when the results for Italy were unveiled in Piacenza today.
Enrico Bartolini, who was already the holder of most stars in Italy for his restaurant was the star of the show as another of his restaurants, Glam in Venice clinched a second star. He also has one star at four other restaurants; Casual, La Trattoria, Locanda del Sant’Uffizio and Poggiorosso.
The chef said on his Instagram account: “A unique emotion. Thank you. I feel like crying.”
Bartolini was born in 1979 as is originally from Castelmartini in Tuscany. He is the only chef in the history of the Michelin Guide to have been awarded four stars at the same time.
Karime Lopez, chef of Massimo Bottura’s Gucci Osteria in Florence was the only female chef to clinch a Michelin star in this edition.
Gianluca Gorini of Da Gorini restaurant, considered to be one of Italy’s rising young stars also clinched a star for his restaurant in Bagno di Romagna.
In total, there were two new two Michelin star restaurants, Glam and La Madernassa in Guarene and 30 new one Michelin stars (see below).
There are a total of 374 Michelin star restaurants in total in Italy.
The three Michelin star restaurants in Italy are Piazza Duomo in Alba, Da Vittorio in Brusaporto, St. Hubertus in San Cassiano (BZ), Le Calandre in Rubano, Dal Pescatore in Canneto Sull’Oglio, Osteria Francescana in Modena, Enoteca Pinchiorri in Florence, La Pergola in Rome, and Reale in Castel di Sangro. They are joined by Enrico Bartolini’s Mudec in Milan.
The new 1 Michelin Star restaurants in Italy
- Da Gorini (Bagno di Romagna)
- Iacobucci (Castel Maggiore)
- Apostelstube (Bressanone)
- L’asinello (Castelnuovo Berardenga)
- Santa Elisabetta (Firenze)
- Gucci Osteria da Massimo Bottura (Firenze)
- Virtuoso – Tenuta le Tre Virtù (Scarperia a San Piero)
- Lunasia (Viareggio)
- Petit Royal (Courmayeur)
- Glicine (Amalfi)
- Monzù (Capri)
- La Tuga (Ischia)
- George Restaurant (Napoli)
- Il Flauto di Pan (Ravello)
- Josè Restaurant (Torre del Greco)
- Idylio by Apreda (Roma)
- Atelier (Domodossola)
- Fre (Monforte d’Alba)
- Condividere (Torino)
- Casamatta (Manduria)
- Memorie di Felix Lo Basso (Trani)
- Otto Geleng (Taormina)
- Zash (Riposto)
- Impronte (Bergamo)
- L’aria (Blevio)
- Villa Naj (Stradella)
- L’Alchimia (Milano)
- It Milano (Milano)
- Storie d’Amore (Borgoricco)