Marriott Mena House, Cairo, our favourite go-to spot for a delightful meal accompanied by the most exquisite view ever, has upped its game even more with its most recent announcement of the arrival of its talented new Executive Chef, Erick Garcia. With a rich culinary career spanning different countries and continents, Chef Garcia promises to bring a fresh new take to Marriot Mena House, Cairo’s legendary extravaganza of gastronomy.
Born in Guatemala to parents who owned a Spanish restaurant in their hometown, Chef Garcia’s love for gastronomy from a very young age was inspired by his mother, a graduate of the San Sebastian Culinary school in Spain. His rich career in hospitality spanning many reputable kitchens around the world, from South America to Asia, Africa and the Middle East, has also played a huge role in the flavourful, unique dishes he has perfected in his culinary repertoire. He has been granted multiple awards along the way, including most recently the Honor Award for best Steak House in Doha by Time Out magazine and New Star Chef in Guatemala by Nuchef magazine.
As for his plans for the Marriott Mena House, Cairo, it’s safe to say you can expect nothing less than jaw-dropping delights from Chef Garcia. Besides his innovative a la carte menus, look forward to creative international food innovations and themed nights as well as new delectable varieties at live stations during banquet events. The next time you step foot into the Marriott Mena House, Cairo – you’re sure to be in for a superb treat!