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Orchids At Palm Court At Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza Ranked Seventh Best Restaurant Overall In The US By OpenTable Diners
December 11, 2013
CINCINNATI - OpenTable announced their Top 100 Restaurants in the U.S. and, new this year, they have also named the top 10 ranked restaurants overall. Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza's fine-dining establishment, Orchids at Palm Court, has been recognized as the seventh best restaurant in the U.S. by OpenTable. The list of winners is derived from nearly 5 million reviews submitted by OpenTable diners for more than 19,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia as part of OpenTable's Top 100 Restaurants in the U.S. The 100 award-winning restaurants are selected based on feedback collected from OpenTable diners between December 2012 and November 2013.
"We are thrilled that Chef Todd Kelly and his team have received this well-deserved endorsement from our guests through their connection with OpenTable! We are very proud of Chef Kelly and all that he has accomplished at Orchids at Palm Court in particular and throughout the hotel's food and beverage and catering spaces," said Michel Sheer, managing director of Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza. Chef Kelly added, "We are honored to be so highly regarded by our customers. Our placement in this list solidifies all of the hard work the staff puts forth."
"We congratulate the Top 100 Best Restaurants in America on achieving excellence in culinary creativity and hospitality," said Caroline Potter, OpenTable chief dining officer. "Their skill at delighting diners on every level has consistently earned them rave reviews and a well-deserved spot on this exclusive list."
Orchids at Palm Court and Chef Kelly have been honored with numerous awards including:
- Forbes Travel Guide (formerly Mobil) Four Star Rating - the only one in Cincinnati and one of only two in Ohio.
- Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand's #1 Food & Beverage Hotel in the U.S. for the fourth consecutive year
- American Automobile Association's (AAA) coveted Four Diamond Award
- Cincinnati Magazine's Best Restaurant in Cincinnati for five consecutive years
- Zagat Survey's choice for Cincinnati's "Top Overall Restaurant" for 2013, 2012 and 2011
- Chef Kelly was named the American Culinary Federation's 2011-2012 Chef of the Year, the highest honor given in the 50,000+ chef national organization
- Chef Kelly is a Hilton Hotel & Resorts Signature Chef, just one of six in the U.S.
- American Culinary Federation's Award of Excellence - 2013 and 2007
About Orchids at Palm Court and Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza
Orchids at Palm Court is one of The Restaurants at Palm Court, which also includes The Bar at Palm Court and The Grille at Palm Court. The restaurant features rare Brazilian rosewood walls with German silver-nickel metalwork and lighting fixtures. The two-story ceiling features large Romanesque murals and on the north end of the restaurant is an original Rookwood Pottery fountain flanked by two large Rookwood seahorses, all of which illustrates some of the finest French Art Deco in the world.
Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, located in the heart of Cincinnati, is one of the world's finest examples of French Art Deco architecture. The hotel is a charter member of Historic Hotels of America, is a registered National Landmark and is on the National Register of Historic Places. The hotel features 561 updated guest rooms, over 40,000 square feet of meeting space-from boardrooms to ballrooms, including the Hall of Mirrors, one of the Midwest's most breathtaking ballrooms.
Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza and Orchids at Palm Court are located at 35 West Fifth Street, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45202. For more information or reservations, call the hotel directly at +1 513-421-9100 or visit our website at www.cincinnatinetherlandplaza.hilton.com or www.orchidsatpalmcourt.com.
About OpenTable, Inc.
OpenTable is the world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations, seating more than 12 million diners per month via online bookings across approximately 30,000 restaurants. The OpenTable network connects restaurants and diners, helping diners discover and book the perfect table and helping restaurants deliver personalized hospitality to keep guests coming back. The OpenTable service enables diners to see which restaurants have available tables, select a restaurant based on verified diner reviews, menus, and other helpful information, and easily book a reservation. In addition to the company's website and mobile apps, OpenTable powers online reservations for nearly 600 partners, including many of the Internet's most popular global and local brands. For restaurants, the OpenTable hospitality solutions enable them to manage their reservation book, streamline their operations, and enhance their service levels. Since its inception in 1998, OpenTable has seated more than 530 million diners around the world. The Company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, and the OpenTable service is available throughout the United States, as well as in Canada, Germany, Japan, Mexico, and the UK. OpenTable also owns and operates toptable, the leading consumer destination site for restaurant reservations in the UK. More information is available on http://www.opentable.com. For more information about all of the restaurants on this list, please visit http://www.opentable.com/best-restaurants-in-america.
Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza
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