In 2005, celebrity chef Gordon Ramsey famously declared, “Seriously, there are huge numbers of young women out there who know how to mix cocktails, but can’t cook to save their lives.”
Six years later, in 2011, a young chef named Clare Smyth became one of only four chefs in Great Britain—male or female—to earn three Michelin stars, the industry’s top honor.
Now consider this: Smyth won the award for Gordon Ramsay’s eponymous restaurant in London, where she is head chef (while Ramsay concentrates on his television career).
Where do top-rated chefs, sommeliers and bartenders hang out during their time off? A new app uncovers their favorite restaurants, bars and shops in cities around the world, from high-end eateries to dive bars.