Awards

  • 1992
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
  • 1993
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Remy/Gourmet Traveller Restaurant of the Year Awards
  • 1994
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
  • 1995
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
  • 1996
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Remy/Gourmet Traveller Restaurant of the Year Awards: winner
    Diners Club Restaurateurs’ Choice Award
  • 1997
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide: Restaurant of the Year
    Remy/Gourmet Traveller Restaurant of the Year Awards: finalist
    American Express: NSW Restaurant of the Year
    Restaurant & Catering Industry Association Awards: Induction into the Hall of Fame
  • 1998
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide: Restaurant of the Year
    Remy/Gourmet Traveller Restaurant of the Year Awards: finalist
    American Express: NSW Restaurant of the Year
  • 1999
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Remy/Gourmet Traveller Restaurant of the Year Awards: finalist
    American Express: NSW Restaurant of the Year
    Sydney Fish Market Seafood Awards: Seafood Restaurant of the Year
  • 2000
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Remy/Gourmet Traveller: Restaurant of the Year Awards: finalist
    American Express: Induction into the Hall of Fame
  • 2001
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide: Restaurant of the Year
    Remy/Gourmet Traveller Restaurant of the Year Awards: finalist
    American Express: Best Hall of Fame Award
    Restaurant & Catering Industry Association Awards: Restaurateur of the Year
    Restaurant & Catering Industry Association Awards: Best Fine Dining Restaurant
    Restaurant & Catering Industry Association Awards: Best Restaurant
  • 2002
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Restaurant Magazine (London): The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2002 – No. 10
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide Award for Professional Excellence
    American Express: Best Restaurant Sydney City
    Restaurant & Catering Industry Association Awards: Golden Plate Award
    Renault Enroute Magazine: Haute Cuisine Restaurant of the Year
  • 2003
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Restaurant Magazine (London): The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2003 – No.36
    Restaurant & Catering Industry Association Awards: Restaurant of the Year
    Restaurant & Catering Industry Association Awards: Best Fine Dining Restaurant
  • 2004
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Restaurant Magazine (London): The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2004 – No.13
    Restaurant Magazine (London): Best Australasian Restaurant 2004
    Restaurant Magazine (London): Chefs’ Choice Best Restaurant 2004
  • 2005
    Order of Australia Medal (OAM), Queen’s Birthday Honours List for Tetsuya Wakuda, “For service to the community and the development of Australian cuisine as a chef, restaurateur and author, to vocational training, and to support for charitable groups.”
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Restaurant Magazine (London): The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2005 – No.4
    Restaurant Magazine (London): Best Australasian Restaurant 2005
    Restaurant & Catering Industry Association Awards: Restaurant of the Year
    Restaurant & Catering Industry Association Awards: Best Fine Dining Restaurant
  • 2006
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Restaurant Magazine (London): The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2006 – No.5
    Restaurant Magazine (London): Best Australasian Restaurant 2006
  • 2007
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Restaurant Magazine (London): The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2007 – No.5
    Restaurant Magazine (London): Best Australasian Restaurant 2007
    Restaurant & Catering NSW Awards for Excellence: Finalist
    Southern Cross Equities Restaurateur’s Award: Restaurant of the Year
    The American Academy of Hospitality Sciences: 5 Star Diamond Award Winner
  • 2008
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide Awards: Restaurant of the Year
    Restaurant Magazine (London): The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2008 – No. 9
    Restaurant Magazine (London): Best Australasian Restaurant 2008
    Remy/Gourmet Traveller Restaurant of the Year Awards: No.2
    Australia’s Wine List of the Year Awards (Three Glass Rating)
    Restaurant & Catering NSW Awards for Excellence: Finalist
  • 2009
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Three Chef’s Hats)
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide Awards: Sommelier of the Year
    Restaurant Magazine (London): The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2009 – No. 17
    Restaurant Magazine (London): Best Australasian Restaurant 2009
    Tourism Training Australia: National Tourism Legends Award for Australia
  • 2010
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide: Peoples’ Choice Awards (Two Chef’s Hats)
    Restaurant Magazine (London): The World’s 50 Best Restaurants – No. 38
    Remy Gourmet Traveller Restaurant of the Year Awards: No. 3
    The Australian Traveller Magazine Gourmet Experiences: No. 7
  • 2011
    Tetsuya’s Restaurant:
    The Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide: Peoples’ Choice Award (Two Chef’s Hats)
    I-S Readers’ Choice Awards: Best International Chef
    Ninth Edition of Madridfusion: Awarded by the International Press as One of the World’s Most Influential Chefs
    Restaurant Magazine (London): The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2011 – No. 38
    Restaurant & Catering NSW Awards for Excellence: Best Fine Dining Restaurant
    Waku Ghin:
    The Singapore Women’s Weekly Gold Plate Awards 2011 -Category of Japanese
    G Restaurant Awards 2011: Best Restaurants of 2011, Restaurant of the Year and Best Celebrity Restaurant (Asian)
    I-S Readers’ Choice Awards: Best New Restaurant
  • 2012
    Tetsuya’s Restaurant:
    Restaurant Magazine (London): The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2012 – No.76
    The Australian Hot 50 Restaurants: Hottest Wine Experience
    Australian Gourmet Pages: Restaurant of the Year
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide: Diners’ Choice Award (Two Chef’s Hats)
    Waku Ghin:
    Wine & Dine Singapore’s Top Restaurants 2012 Special Awards, Most Innovative Menu (Asian)
    Singapore’s Best Restaurant for its exceptional cuisine and service from Singapore Tatler
    Restaurant Magazine (London): The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2012 – No. 39
  • 2013
    Tetsuya’s Restaurant:
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Two Chef’s Hats)
    Restaurant & Catering NSW Awards for Excellence: Sydney Metropolitan Fine Dining Restaurant Winner.
    Restaurant & Catering NSW Awards for Excellence: Sydney Metropolitan Restaurant of the Year Winner.
    Master of Cuisine Award from the Japanese Government: Tetsuya was the first overseas chef to receive this award.
    Waku Ghin:
    The Peak Selections: Gourmet & Travel- G Restaurant Awards 2013 Award of Excellence
    Vismark Asian Restaurant of the Year Award—World Gourmet Series Awards of Excellence 2013
    The Miele Guide: Asia’s Finest Restaurants 2013 – No. 2
    Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards 2013 – No. 11
  • 2014
    Tetsuya’s Restaurant:
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Two Chef’s Hats)
    Elite Traveller magazine: World’s Top 100 Restaurants – No. 60
    Australia Good Food & Travel Guide: Chef Hat Award
    Waku Ghin:
    S. Pellegrino’s Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2014—at No. 7
    S. Pellegrino’s World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2014—at No. 50
    Hall of Fame Award—Singapore’s Best Restaurants 2014 by Singapore Tatler
    Elite 100 Restaurants 2014—No. 37
    Award of Excellence—G Restaurant Awards 2014 by The Peak Selections: Gourmet & Travel Best Service (Asia)—Top Restaurants 2014 by Wine and Dine
    Best Service (Asian) – Wine & Dine Guidebook: Wine & Dine Singapore’s Top Restaurants Special
  • 2015
    Tetsuya’s Restaurant:
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Two Chef’s Hats)
    Elite Traveller magazine: World’s Top 100 Restaurants – No. 52
    Waku Ghin:
    Diners Club Lifetime Achievement Award for Chef Tetsuya from Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants
    S. Pellegrino’s Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2014—at No. 9
    Forbes Travel Guide – One of the Finest Five Star Properties in the World
    Wine & Dine Top Restaurants Guide 2015 – House of Stars – 3 stars
    Restaurant Association of Singapore – Best Fine Dining Restaurant
    Restaurant Association of Singapore – Best Japanese Restaurant
  • 2016
    Tetsuya’s Restaurant:
    Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide (Two Chef’s Hats)
    Waku Ghin:
    S. Pellegrino’s Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants 2015—at No. 6
    World Gourmet Summit – Awards of Excellence 2016- Chope Asian Restaurant of the Year
    One of the Finest Five Star Properties in the World – Forbes Travel Guide
    Wine & Dine Top Restaurants Guide 2016 – House of Stars – 3 stars
    G Restaurant Awards 2016 – Awards of Excellence
    Singapore Michelin Guide – One Michelin Star
    Ctrip Food Awards 食美林 2016/ 2017 – Awarded Three Stars
  • 2017
    Relais & Chateaux annual Chefs Trophy, Tetsuya Wakuda
    Waku Ghin:
    Singapore Michelin Guide – Two Michelin Stars
    Singapore’s Top Restaurants 2017/2018 – Three Star Award Winner
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