GREENVILLE, S.C., July 21, 2016 -- For locals and visitors seeking the culinary gems in some of America’s great food cities, the newly updated MICHELIN Restaurants U.S. app offers free mobile access to all the selections of the MICHELIN Guides for New York City, San Francisco, Chicago and soon Washington, D.C.
“The MICHELIN Restaurants U.S. app is a go-to mobile resource for diners, a trusted tool to explore each city’s rich culinary diversity, while discovering amazing hidden gems that our famously anonymous restaurant inspectors have carefully and methodically selected,” said Claire Dorland-Clauzel, vice president, brand and external relations for Michelin Group.
Available on iOS, selections are organized within the app by star-rating, neighborhood and price range. The app also features photos and other details, such as operating hours, pricing, contact information and links to maps and directions.
In the future customers will also have access to special offers for unique dining experiences and a reservation service through dedicated concierge support facilitated by Source, which specializes in servicing high-end lifestyle clients.
About the MICHELIN Guide
The MICHELIN Guide selects the best restaurants and hotels in the 28 countries it covers. Providing a showcase of gourmet dining around the world, it highlights the culinary dynamism of a country, as well as new trends and emerging young chefs. Creating value for restaurants through the distinctions that it attributes each year, the MICHELIN Guide contributes to the prestige of local gastronomy, thereby making cities and countries more attractive to tourists. Backed by its rigorous selection method and longstanding knowledge of the hospitality industry, the MICHELIN Guide provides customers with unique expertise that enables it to offer them a true quality service.
The different selections are available in both print and digital versions. They are accessible via the Web and on a full range of mobile media that offer navigation capabilities adapted to individual usage as well as an on-line booking service.
With the MICHELIN Guide, the Group continues to support millions of travelers, allowing them to live a unique mobility experience.
Source is a new and innovative digital concierge app that allows users to request elite services and products from select high-end merchants. Source's exclusive member merchants are targeted for people who enjoy luxury, quality and customized products and services. Clients have direct and exclusive messaging contact with Source’s exclusive merchants, who are dedicated to first-class customer service.
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About Michelin North America
Dedicated to the improvement of sustainable mobility, Michelin designs, manufactures and sells tires for every type of vehicle, including airplanes, automobiles, bicycles, earthmovers, farm equipment, heavy-duty trucks and motorcycles. The company has earned a long-standing reputation for building innovative premium tires. In addition to tires, the company also publishes travel guides, hotel and restaurant guides, maps and road atlases. Headquartered in Greenville, S.C., Michelin North America (www.michelinman.com) employs about 22,700 and operates 19 major manufacturing plants.