Best New Chef in Boston

2006 Best New Chef

Rachel Klein, Om

Cambridge

Any chef who can transform a Harvard Square music store into a destination for cutting-edge cuisine is really cooking. (Forgive uswe had to write more than 300 of these things.)…Read More

2000 Best New Chef

Amanda Lydon, Truc

Boston

So what if Food & Wine Magazine stole our thunder by making her one of America’s best new chefs for the year? They read about Lydon’s talents here first, courtesy…Read More

1998 Best New Chef

Rene Michelena

Within a few short months of his arrival at La Bettola, Michelena had helped the new South End tavern win honors from Esquire, Bon Appetit, and Food and Wine magazine…Read More

1997 Best New Chef

Nicholas Tischler

Boston

If you can make your way through the supercool front-of-the-house impressarios, and manage to obtain one of the precious few tables in the back dining room, Nicholas Tischler’s food will…Read More

1995 Best New Chef

Michael Schlow of Cafe Louis

Schlow put the newly renovated restaurant at Louis, Boston on the culinary map just a few weeks after his arrival from New York. A protege of Manhattan restaurateur Pino Luongo,…Read More

1993 Best New Chef

Ana Sortun, Aigo Bistro

Concord

One taste of her gutsy, flavorful food and you’ll know that few people really understand cooking the way she does…Read More

Most Viewed Winners of Restaurants & Food

  • Neptune Oyster, 2015 Best Seafood Restaurant
  • Tip Tap Room, 2015 Best Steak Tips
  • Dumpling Cafe, 2015 Best Chinese Restaurant

Most Viewed Winners

  • Neptune Oyster, 2015 Best Seafood Restaurant
  • Henrietta’s Table, 2015 Best Brunch
  • Himalayan Bistro, 2015 Best Indian Restaurant