Six of our top hosts received the prestigious award in the recent 2018 edition.
The TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence is one of the most highly sought-after awards in the travel industry. It honors hospitality businesses that consistently deliver impeccable service over time, as judged by TripAdvisor users’ reviews and ratings. The Certificate of Excellence must be achieved and is especially coveted as only 10% of the 8 million businesses are presented with this achievement. So we’re particularly thrilled that six of our stand-out star hosts received this Certificate in 2018!
From a MasterChef serving up gourmet plates in Paris to a home chef with generations-old family recipes in Rome, our six hosts awarded theTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence come from all walks of life but have one thing in common: a passion for bringing people together through food. Read on to discover who they are then book your seat at one of their tables for a truly excellent experience.
Martine & Olav in Amsterdam, Netherlands
While overlooking one of Amsterdam’s many canals, you can enjoy a delightful 4-course meal of traditional European dishes with local couple Martine & Olav. These former musicians-turned-chefs create everything from fresh ingredients and expertly pair it with different types of wine, all sprinkled with lively conversation. Martine and Olav, former owners of a successful French restaurant in the city, love meeting new and different people from all around the world, cooking for them and sharing stories because, as Martine always says “there are no strangers, only friends that we haven’t met yet”.
Ready to join Martine & Olav’s table? Book here.
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Jean Yves in Paris, France
In the heart of Paris, you have the chance to be treated like royalty as Jean-Yves, the 2012 winner of MasterChef France opens his stunning home to you for an exclusive and unforgettable dining experience. Enter his culinary world to enjoy a gastronomic 4-course menu with boutique wine pairings; discover a perfect harmony of taste, colors, and smells; meet fellow gourmets and experience the magic of social dining.
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Read reviews about Jean-Yves’s incredible experience on TripAdvisor.
Debora in Rome, Italy
Discover the Roman way of life with host Debora in her beautiful apartment on the cusp of Vatican City. Here, you’ll be welcomed with open arms before tucking in to an authentic lavish 4-course menu inspired by typical Mediterranean dishes, accompanied by an endless flow of wine and Debora’s meticulous explanations about the secrets behind each dish.
Book a seat at Debora’s table here.
Find out what other guests are saying about Debora on TripAdvisor.
Rudi in Barcelona, Spain
Host Rudi will proudly present his Mediterranean-inspired menu, an intricately prepared, thoughtfully presented and environmentally friendly fine dining feast. In a unique venue in Barcelona, you will be able to share a table with travelers from around the globe while looking on as every dish is created in the open kitchen. Book Rudi’s Eatwith experience and savor an artwork full of flavors, textures and colors.
Book a seat at Rudi’s experiences here.
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Diana in New York, United States
From a private dinner party to an intimate cooking class or social dining experience, from traditional filipino dishes to holiday whoopie pies, crispy risotto balls or tacos , there’s nothing that Diana cannot do. As your host, Diana makes everything from scratch using fresh and nutritious ingredients, pouring her love into each meal and creating flavors that were delicious and mouth-watering, not to mention that she also takes really good care of your dietary restrictions, no matter how complicated they are!
Ready to be amazed by Diana? Join her experiences here.
Read Diana’s rave reviews on TripAdvisor.
Federica & Barbara in Rome, Italy
In the Eternal City, you can pull up a seat with a real Roman family and enjoy a tasty home-cooked meal prepared by our hosts Federica and Barbara. In an elegant location in the heart of Rome’s Trastevere quarter, this 5-course menu which includes locally-sourced, seasonal products, homemade pasta, delectable desserts and complimentary wine is sure to the highlight of your stay in Rome.
Find out more about Federica & Barbara’s experiences here.
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