The top 50 most powerful sommeliers in London: 2019

Here, we list the top 50 most powerful sommeliers currently working at London's best restaurants for wine, based on the quality of their wine list, influence and reach within the industry.

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1
Ronan Sayburn MS

67 Pall Mall

2
Jan Konetzki

Ten Trinity Square Club

3
Hans Weinefalk Larsson

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4
Terry Kandylis

67 Pall Mall

5
Elvis Ziakos

The Greenhouse

6
Daniele Chelo

Clos Maggiore

7
James Lloyd

Restaurant Gordon Ramsay

8
David Moore

Pied à Terre

9
Christophe Lecoufle

Les 110 de Taillevent

10
Gonzalo Rodriguez Diaz

11
Hamish Anderson

Rex Whistler

12
Mathieu Germond

Noizé

13
Stefan Neumann MS

Dinner by Heston

14
Gearoid Devaney MS & Xavier Rousset MS

Cabotte

15
Andreas Rosendal

Ormer

16
Sandia Chang

Kitchen Table

17
Arnaud Pasdeloup

Chez Bruce

18
Giovanni Ferlito

The Ritz

19
Rémi Cousin

Le Gavroche

20
Seamus Williams-Sharkey

The Ledbury

21
Sandra Bein

Mere

22
Gino Nardella MS

The Game Bird at The Stafford

23
Matteo Montone

Berners Tavern

24
Mark Andrew MW and Dan Keeling

Noble Rot

25
Christine Parkinson

Hakkasan Mayfair

26
Diego Muntoni

Oxo Tower

27
Sabrina Manolio

Margot

28
Michael Sager

Sager + Wilde, Hackney Road

29
Laure Patry

Laure Patry

30
Will Palmer and Ian Campbell

The 10 Cases

31
Christophe Decoux

The River Café

32
Katie Exton

Lorne

33
Clement Robert MS

34 Mayfair

34
Daniel Manetti

Hélène Darroze at The Connaught

35
Jean-Baptiste Lemoine

The Dining Room at The Goring

36
Neleen Strauss

High Timber

37
Charlie Young & Brett Woonton

Vinoteca City

38
Albert Blaize

Closed: Serge et le Phoque

39
Honey Spencer

CLOSED: Nuala

40
Fabrizio de Fenzo

Ristorante Frescobaldi

41
Anne McHale MW

42
David Nichter

45 Jermyn St.

43
Sunaina Sethi

Sunaina Sethi

44
Melanie Brown

Melanie Brown

45
Didier Catelo

Medlar

46
Konrad Tadeusz Lassota

47
Ruben Desport

Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester

48
Mark Quick

49
James Fryer

50
Isabelle Legeron

Claude Bosi at Bibendum