Posted on August 02, 2021

MICHELIN Guide Inspectors Will Announce New Additions in California

  • The MICHELIN Guide will reveal new culinary gems in California leading up to the announcement of Bib Gourmands and Stars in late September 
  • Some featured restaurants could be the Bib Gourmands or Stars of tomorrow

GREENVILLE, S.C., Aug. 2, 2021 — The MICHELIN Guide announced a new approach to revealing new additions to the selection in the United States. Prior to the launch of the 2021 MICHELIN Guide California Bib Gourmands and Stars, The MICHELIN Guide will highlight a sample of new additions to the selection across the state.

"By revealing some of the new additions made by our inspectors throughout the year, we enhance our digital tools to further strengthen the ties that bind us to food lovers," said Gwendal Poullennec, international director of the MICHELIN Guides. “As the restaurant industry continues to face unprecedented challenges and uncertainties, we hope that these regular revelations and updates to the selection throughout the year will provide opportunities to highlight the profession and invite everyone to discover and support the restaurants around them."



San Francisco/Wine Country New Additions

Wednesday, Aug. 4

Central Coast New Additions

Wednesday, Aug.18

Los Angeles New Additions

Wednesday, Sept. 1

Orange County and San Diego New Additions

Wednesday, Sept. 15


The new selections will be available on the MICHELIN Guide iOS and Android app. Download the app to explore all the Michelin-rated restaurants across the globe and book the world’s most unique and exciting hotels. App users can also create and share their own restaurant and hotel wish lists.


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About Michelin North America

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