In November he was named best chef in the world for the sixth year running. The Michelin Guide announced Monday the shock decision to knock a star off the Paris restaurant of Guy Savoy, frequently named the best chef in the world. In November he was named best chef in the world for the sixth year running by La Liste, which aggregates thousands of reviews from around the world. One chef, Marc Veyrat, unsuccessfully took the guide to court in 2019 after being stripped of a star, and said he never again wanted to see a Michelin inspector in his restaurants. Around 20 French restaurants have also been downgraded from two to one star in the latest edition of the guide.