HEAD CHEF

Christian Conte

Christian Conte, our talented Head Chef at Heather Restaurant started his career in the culinary world at the young age of 16 years. From 1996 – 2005 he worked in the popular Westend House in Killarney run by Michael Fassbender’s father Josef and mother, Adele. Christian continued to work in cheffing, working in kitchens in Ireland and Europe, which allowed him to hone his skills and grow his craft.

Passionate about cooking, he only uses the freshest ingredients to prepare unique dishes. At Heather Restaurant, all ingredients are handpicked from the gardens and polytunnels or are locally sourced.

As the head chef at Heather Restaurant, his love for all styles of cuisines keeps him pushing forward. He loves cooking understated, natural food that tastes delicious.

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