Top Chefs

Enjoy food prepared by our Chefs of the Blue Ridge

When you go out to eat in the Blue Ridge Mountains and valleys, you can rest assured that masterful hands are skillfully preparing what goes onto your dining plate. Classically trained with more than a pinch of character mixed with a fork or spoonful of each chef’s special creation. This will wow you every time. Experience fine dining and get to know the story behind the hands of who crafted what’s for dinner.

Top Chefs in the Blue Ridge

Chef Steve Ferrell infront of his food station at 2019 VIP Event

Steve Ferrell
Hillbrook Inn & Spa

Chef Mike Ritenour of Massanutten Resort

Mike Ritenour
Massanutten Resort

Grilled Pork Chops drizzeled with sauce from George's Food & Spirits

Will McNeill
The George Washington Hotel

Cheff Jeff Ault holding a prepared dish at the Bavarian Inn

Jeff Ault
Bavarian Inn Resort & Brewing Co.

Chef Jeremy Thrasher of West End Restaurant and Wine Bar

Jeremy Thrasher
West End Wine Bar & Pub

More Great Chefs in the Blue Ridge

Chef Erik Foxx-Nettnin

Erik Foxx-Nettnin
Magnolias at the Mill

Chef Marvin Swaner

Marvin Swaner
Aikens Group

Chef Marcus Repp

Marcus Repp
Lansdowne Resort

Chef Britt Shyrene

Britt Shyrene
Vino Bistro Leesburg

Chef Abby McAllister drinking coffee

Abby McAllister
Stillwater Provisions

Chef Santosh Tiptur of The Conche

Santosh Tiptur
The Conche

Chef Sandy Gallagher smiling

Sandy Gallagher
The Butcher Station

Taste of Blue Ridge Guest Chefs

Chef Patrick - Georege Washington Hotel

Patrick Evans
Dine One-One

Chef Megan from Magnolias at the Mill

Megan Agregaard
Monk’s BBQ

Chef Justin Cherry taking bread out of his earthen oven

Justin Cherry
Half Crown Bakehouse

Chef Justin Garrison

Justin Garrison
Justin Thyme Culinary

Chef Tyler Sponseller

Tyler Sponseller
Monk’s BBQ


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Local Farms

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