We showcase The Places, where the A-list eat from around the world.
New York – Lure Fish Bar
New York is a cultural hub, boasting several of the world’s most classy and unique restaurants, Lure Fishbar has been a part of the New York food scene for a decade now and has been one of the hottest celebrity haunts in the city for relaxing and to discuss work.
Other notable spots include – Lafayette, Indochine, which is less formal, and with no hassle for a table, or try Le Coucou, the James Beard finalist for Best New Restaurant has drawn a constant parade of bold-faced admirers including Henry Kissinger, Arianna Huffington, Calvin Klein, Michael Bloomberg, Brad Pitt and Emma Stone.
Sydney, Australia – Canton Canton
Sydney is one of the most famous and beautiful cities in the world boasting an incredibly vibrant food scene, the interesting aspect for Sydney is that it offers a 40% film refund for any overseas films shot there, this means that at any one time, there is always major motion pictures being filmed in the city.
Canton Canton, Sydney is not just a celebrity favourite to eat, but the restaurant has one of the most emotive and well-designed layouts of any across Australia. The restaurant is very popular with USA and Chinese A-Listers for it’s food and privacy.
Hong Kong MO Bar at The Landmark Oriental
MO Bar at, The Landmark Mandarin Oriental
Hong Kong boasts a very active film market, but also, a great spot for celebrities and their managers who are visiting whilst filming. The Landmark Mandarin Oriental Hotel is one of the most famous hotels in Hong Kong and a favourite lunch spot for many celebrities. The MO Bar, which is open from early morning till late at night, has seen the likes of Andy Lau and Kate Moss. Bosco Wong’s Oystermen is a fantastic side oyster bar, opened by actor Bosco Wong,
London – Nobu
London is always crawling with international celebrities year round, so amongst the most famous of the restaurants for high profile figures is Nobu. Nobu is a Japanese restaurant in Mayfair that has been host to a vast number of celebrities such as Calvin Harris, Brad Pitt, Tom Cruise, and Cheryl Cole.
Another great restaurant to try is the Chiltern Firehouse, where stars such as David Beckham and Kate Moss are frequently spotted.
Los Angeles, California SoHo House and Chateau Marmont
Los Angeles is THE CITY for entertainment elite including their entourage,
SoHo House in West Hollywood is at the top of the list for deals and celebrities right now. Soho House features Nava drawing crowds a floor below, whilst the rooftop garden is the other option whereby you are guaranteed to see someone in the entertainment field. Almost every big industry power player or celebrity does deals here at one stage of their career and the networking is for the elite.
The other favourite to go to is Chateau Marmont
Since 1929, the storied Sunset Strip hotel was designed to withstand earthquakes — and has so far outlasted five. Studio heads and top-level agents from agencies such as ICM, UTA, CAA, WME’s frequent the hotel to discuss deals with clients over a meal or even a drink at the bar. Limited space is guaranteed ensuring there is a never overcrowding amongst beautiful settings. High profile celebrities often choose to stay for extended periods of time in the hotel due to its privacy.