There are no changes at the 3 star level, meaning that Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester, Gordon Ramsay's Royal Hospital Road, The Fat Duck and The Waterside Inn remain as the only 3 Michelin Starred restaurants in the UK Michelin Guide 2014.
To get a Michelin star, it all comes down to the food on the plates, the inherent quality. 'Yes,' he agrees, 'restaurant ambience counts for nothing. Consistent food excellence warrants a star, but it goes without saying that a restaurant must stay in business by turning a profit.'
Australian Ash Mair has been crowned winner of MasterChef: The Professionals after cooking up a three-course meal for judges