7 Awarded Los Cabos RestaurantsBaja Living, News — By Criss on May 24, 2010 at 1:46 pm
This is not a ‘news’ anymore, but we believe it’s still worthy of notice. Congratulations to the awarded Los Cabos restaurants!
Home to an array of impressive culinary delights, Los Cabos has been selected to host the annual American Academy of Hospitality Services International Star Diamond Awards Ceremony, which took place on April 24 at the Sheraton Hacienda del Mar’s Pitahayas Restaurant. Each year, hotels around the world are selected to receive the American Academy of Hospitality Services’ highest honor based on their excellence in several areas related to hospitality and gastronomy.
This year, Pitahayas Restaurant and seven other Los Cabos restaurants are being recognized as part of the “Best 50 Hotels in Mexico” category. The restaurants include Canto del Mar (Marquis Los Cabos), Fellini’s (Pueblo Bonito Rose), Frida (Pueblo Bonito Sunset Beach), Siempre (Pueblo Bonito Pacifica), De Cortez and Pitahayas (Sheraton Hacienda del Mar) and Edith’s Restaurant, The awards ceremony will include a dinner with the Executive Chefs of each restaurant preparing a different course.
The American Academy of Hospitality Services is an establishment of reviewers specializing in evaluating travel related industries and services including hotels, spas, restaurants, cruise lines and most of all chefs. Each year these reviewers select the top restaurants to receive the prestigious International Star Diamond Award. The Academy takes recommendations from patrons to refine a list of restaurants that are then visited anonymously and reviewed. Winners are selected following a rigorous multi-step process in the categories of hospitality, gastronomy, attitude, quality, cleanliness and most importantly, service.
Los Cabos, located at the tip of the 1,000-mile long Baja Peninsula, is home to award-winning hotels and resorts, championship golf courses, rejuvenating spas, world-class sport fishing and much more. With a unique landscape of dramatic desert and white sand beaches, Los Cabos is an exotic escape within easy reach of most U.S. cities.
With non-stop flights or convenient connections available from Atlanta, Chicago, Cincinnati, Dallas/Fort Worth, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Kansas City, Missouri; Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, New York/Newark, Oakland, Phoenix, Portland, Sacramento, Salt Lake City, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose, California, Seattle and more, Los Cabos is both accessible and exciting.