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Chez Panisse
1517 Shattuck Avenue Map Chez Panisse at Google
Berkeley, California (United States)
Tel: 510.548.5525          
Website: Chez Panisse
  • Upstairs Café opened in 1980.The main dining room downstairs is referred to as "The Restaurant".
  • A major electrical fire on March 8, 2013 required closure for renovations. Re-opened late June 2013.
(1971 - )

 
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Back of the House
Duration Name Position
2016 - Present Amy Dencler Restaurant Co-chef
2015 - Present Sara Low Stagiaire
2012 - Present Nathan Alderson Café Chef
2012 - Present Michael Peternell Restaurant Co-chef
2011 - 2016 Jerome Waag Restaurant Co-chef
2010 - 2010 Catheryn Arias Stagiaire
2009 - 2009 Emily Duclos Stagiaire
2008 - 2009 Connie DeSousa Intern
2008 - Present Beth Wells Café Co-chef
2007 - Present Stacie Pierce Pastry Co-chef
2006 - Present Mia Ponce Pastry Co-chef
  -- Nico Monday Cook
2005 - 2008 Leah Puidokas Café Co-chef
2005 - 2006 Mia Ponce Assistant Pastry Chef
2005 - 2010 Amelia O'Reilly Line Cook
Prep Cook
Garde Manger
2004 - 2005 Anthony Cutajar Line Cook
2003 - 2004 April Bloomfield Line Cook
  -- Leah Puidokas Sous Chef
  -- Arnon Oren --
2002 - 2002 Kyle Connaughton Stagiaire
[2001 - 2003] Alan Tangren Pastry Co-chef
[2001 - 2005] Kelsie Kerr Chef
Writer
2000 - Present Michael Peternell Café Co-chef
2000 - 2005 Brian Collins --
2000 - 2003 Samin Nosrat Line Cook
  -- Charlie Hallowell Chef
  -- Pichet Ong --
1999 - 1999 Bruno Soleri Chef de Partie
1997 - 1997 Jeff Crump Apprentice/Commis
  -- Richard Blais --
  -- Jason Neroni Stagiaire
1996 - 2006 Mary Canales Pastry Chef
1996 - 2000 Amy Dencler
Café
Grill Cook
1995 - 2006 Russell Moore
Café Chef
Chef
1995 - 2000 Michael Peternell --
  -- Robbie Lewis --
1994 - 1995 Andrea Quinn Internship
  -- Theo Randall --
[1992 - 1992] Kelsie Kerr --
1991 - 1997 Alan Tangren Forager
1990 - 1992 Suzanne Goin --
1990 - 2012 Jean-Pierre Moullé
November to May
Restaurant Co-chef
1988 - 1991 Catherine Brandel Café Co-chef
1988 - 2003 Christopher Lee Chef
1987 - 1987 Chris McDonald Chef or Executive Chef
  -- Gilbert Pilgrim --
1985 - 1996 Seen Lippert --
[1983 - 2011] David Tanis
Mid-May to mid-November
Restaurant Co-chef
1983 - 1984 Catherine Brandel Forager
1982 - 1992 Paul Bertolli
Restaurant Chef
1981 - 1983 Joyce Goldstein Café Chef
Manager
1981 - 1982 Mark Peel --
1979 - 1997 Peggy Smith
Upstairs Café
Chef
Cook
1978 - 1980 Judy Rodgers Cook
1978 - 1978 Jonathan Waxman --
  -- Michel Troisgros --
1975 - 1979 Mark Miller Cook
1972 - 1978 Jeremiah Tower Chef
Co-owner/Partner
1972 - 1976 Willy Bishop Cook
Dishwasher
1971 - 1998 Lindsey Shere Pastry Chef
Co-owner/Partner
1971 - 1972 Victoria Wise
Opening Chef
Chef
1971 - Present Alice Waters Chef & Owner
Front of the House
Duration Name Position
2006 - Present Penny Dedel General Manager
  -- Penny Dedel Assistant Manager
1999 - 2003 Joe Evans Downstairs Cook
1985 - 2005 Gilbert Pilgram Partner
General Manager
Chef
Last updated: 2016-02-08

 
  • Over the years the practice of splitting the time of the Restaurant Co-Chefs has varied. Some split the year, one chef working November to May and the other May to November, other co-chefs have split the week, one on site Monday to Wednesday the other Thursday to Sunday (See Inside Scoop).

 

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