The Shropshire town of Oswestry is set to welcome famous Two Michelin Star Chef Michael Caines MBE to the kitchens of the newly developed Town House.
The team at Michael Caines Limited will be supporting and advising the new Oswestry bar and restaurant in the lead up to the grand opening in October / November 2014 and beyond.
Michael Caines is one of Britain’s most acclaimed chefs. AA Chef’s Chef of the Year in 2007, and awarded an MBE in 2006 for services to the hospitality industry, Michael is the Executive Chef at Gidleigh Park, which was voted the number one restaurant by Sunday Times Food List in 2013. It is where Michael has earned his reputation – as well as two Michelin stars. Michael’s primary interest will remain at Gidleigh Park and The Townhouse will be added to his growing portfolio of consultancy interests which also include restaurants in Manchester, Chester and Exeter.
The agreement will see Michael Caines Limited assisting The Townhouse in all operational areas including overseeing the appointment of key staff, kitchen design and layout, menu creation and online reservation systems among other things. The venue will be known as The Townhouse and branded “a restaurant by Michael Caines”
Mike Scott and Ollie Jackson, owners of The Townhouse said: “We are delighted that Michael and his team are sharing their experience and expertise with us to launch The Townhouse in Oswestry. The Michael Caines brand is synonymous with quality and whilst a Michelin star is not on our agenda Michael’s team will be overseeing the creation of all menus, including some of our own signature dishes, designed to complement The Townhouse’s informal, yet sharp interior design and fit with the local market using the best local ingredients. This is really big news for Oswestry and we hope that it will be a massive boost for the town’s restaurants as a “restaurant by Michael Caines” will really put Oswestry on the food map.”
Michael Caines added: “The Townhouse is a really exciting project to have become involved with.” Michael Caines Limited brings many years of Read more »