Michael Gilligan has left his executive chef position at Atrio/Level 25
at the Conrad Hotel to become executive chef at the W Hotel in South Beach
. Besides managing culinary affairs for the property in general, Gilligan will be overseeing Solea
, the condo hotel restaurant described as "Mediterranean with strong Spanish influences".
will also host, as a separate entity, the acclaimed Mr. Chow
, which in 1974 premiered in Beverly HIlls and has since sizzled its' way into New York, London, Las Vegas, etc. We eagerly await, chopsticks in hand.
W Hotel, 2201 Collins Ave. in South Beach