Participating Culinary Awards Restaurants are nominated in the Food & Travel Reader Awards 2023

Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, is a benchmark in the Mexican gastronomic scene. Little by little, it is merging to offer residents and visitors experiences worthy of comparison with the Mexican capital. Culinary Awards arises to recognize these experiences, through six years it not only leaves its mark on the local industry but also adds to the national recognition of Los Cabos as remarked by the 8th edition of the awards from the prominent Food & Travel magazine.

Through the “Food & Travel Reader Awards 2023”, which aim to recognize the best of gastronomy and tourist destinations in Mexico, a panel of 62 recognized specialists in the hospitality industry has proposed the shortlists of chefs, restaurants, bars, hotels, spas, destination and airlines that will be voted on by the passionate audience.

Without a doubt, the Southern California destination has captivated the experts on this occasion! As in 7 of the 28 categories to be voted, our Culinary Awards contestants are being named, reaffirming that Baja California Sur is a gastronomic destination highlighted for its ingredients and seasonings.

Our, 2023 participants nominated for the magazine awards are:

Best Chef

Because a great career deserves applause, recognize your favorite chef in Mexico with a remarkable career.

  • Javier Plascencia, Finca Altozano, Animalón, Jazamango

Best New Restaurant in Mexico

Anyone who has opened their doors in the past two years anywhere in the country.

  • Bistro by Sébastien Agnès, Los Cabos
  • NAO, Los Cabos

Best Destination in Mexico

It distinguishes the best city, Magical Town, colonial city, beach destination, or consolidated tourist route in Mexico.

  • Baja California Sur

Best Gastronomic Destination in Mexico

Reward your favorite place in our country, whose flavors and culinary traditions make you return again and again.

  • Los Cabos

Best Beach Resort

Your favorite beach hotel with hundreds or thousands of rooms, but that makes you feel unique every time you go.

  • Montage Los Cabos, Baja California Sur

Best Wellness Experience

Distinguish the hotel that offers you the best experiences to improve your health and emotional well-being.

  • Viceroy Los Cabos, Baja California Sur

Best Spa

Those wellness centers that are distinguished by their unique proposal to achieve balance between body, mind and spirit.

  • Alkemia Spa, Zadún, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Los Cabos, Baja California Sur
  • Jasha Spa at JW Marriott Los Cabos, Baja California Sur

It is a pride to recognize that behind each distinction there is a lot of talent and teamwork. For this reason, we join forces to promote the “Food & Travel Reader Awards 2023”.

Find out more about the complete shortlists in the 28 categories and vote for the Baja California Sur nominations. Online voting will be open until February 9, 2024.