Michelin Guide

  • cover of a 2018 michelin guide

    michelin guides (french: guide michelin [ɡid miʃ.lɛ̃]) are a series of guide books published by the french tire company michelin for more than a century. the term normally refers to the annually published michelin red guide, the oldest european hotel and restaurant reference guide, which awards up to three michelin stars for excellence to a select few establishments.[citation needed] the acquisition or loss of a star can have dramatic effects on the success of a restaurant. michelin also publishes a series of general guides to cities, regions, and countries, the green guides.

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Cover of a 2018 Michelin Guide

Michelin Guides (French: Guide Michelin [ɡid miʃ.lɛ̃]) are a series of guide books published by the French tire company Michelin for more than a century. The term normally refers to the annually published Michelin Red Guide, the oldest European hotel and restaurant reference guide, which awards up to three Michelin stars for excellence to a select few establishments.[citation needed] The acquisition or loss of a star can have dramatic effects on the success of a restaurant. Michelin also publishes a series of general guides to cities, regions, and countries, the Green Guides.