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Chef Bios: Laurent Tourondel

Laurent Tourondel

Laurent Tourondel

Honored by Bon Appétit as Restaurateur of the Year in 2007 and by Food & Wine as a Best New Chef in 1997, Tourondel also has received an array of “Best of…” awards from publications that include Esquire, Travel & Leisure, Saveur and Wine Spectator. Tourondel has changed the approach of fine dining by creating accessible menus prepared with the finest ingredients and presented in a casual, comfortable dining room. By adhering to his belief that ingredients should be stellar, food simply prepared and service kind and efficient, BLT restaurants have become household names.

With the passion and skill of a French-trained chef, and the sensibility and style of a metropolitan restaurateur, Tourondel has successfully infiltrated the rarified world of New York restaurants and the national dining landscape, much to the delight of critics and diners alike.

Tourondel’s BLT (Bistro Laurent Tourondel) chain of restaurants include, BLT Fish, BLT Prime, BLT Burger and BLT Market in New York City. He has brought BLT Steak to Washington D.C., San Juan, Puerto Rico; Los Angeles and White Plains, NY; and BLT Burger to The Mirage in Las Vegas.

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