Food is an essential aspect of the best retail destinations. Taubman has aligned itself with some of the sharpest culinary minds in the business to create destinations that place an emphasis on the food and experience. Several Michelin-Starred and James Beard Award-winning chefs and global hospitality groups have selected Taubman shopping centers to debut exclusive concepts. Taubman also partners with market-based chefs to showcase locally-inspired cuisines that incorporate quality ingredients sourced by state and regional farmers. From chef-driven concepts to gourmet food halls, Taubman shopping centers feature an enviable lineup of full service casual and fine dining restaurants.