Lara Owen Reporter, C&IT
The best cities in Europe for foodie delegates

The best cities in Europe for foodie delegates

Here are the top 10 culinary capitals of Europe for foodie delegates.


Food and beverage is one of the most talked about aspects of any event, and undoubtedly any trip. Thus, the pressure mounts for planners who want to give delegates the best experience of a destination, which often lies in the food. According to recent findings from Dutch lifestyle magazine Dailybase, London emerges as the unequivocal winner, boasting the highest number of 5-star reviews for its gastronomy on Tripadvisor. This is potentially down to its wealth of multi-cultural offerings, as we don’t think British cuisine takes the biscuit for best food in Europe…


Rank 

City 

No. of 5-star Tripadvisor reviews 

1. 

London 

2,906 

2. 

Paris 

2,898 

3. 

Barcelona 

1,475 

4. 

Rome 

1,407 

5. 

Athens 

1,403 

6. 

Madrid 

1,395 

7. 

Lisbon 

1,177 

8. 

Berlin 

1,074 

9. 

Prague 

1,015 

10. 

Milan 

814 


London's culinary scene dazzles with a staggering 2,906 5-star reviews across restaurants, cafés, bars, and pubs, showcasing a rich tapestry of traditional British fare and Michelin-starred extravagance. From quintessential pub classics like homemade pies to haute cuisine experiences, the UK capital promises an unforgettable culinary journey for delegates.

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