Darren Weiss Chef / Owner

Darren Weiss Chef / Owner

Darren Weiss is the chef and owner of Darren’s in Manhattan Beach, CA, located just steps from the city’s iconic pier. Weiss has always had a passion for cooking and has never let what some might consider a huge obstacle – Weiss has been deaf since birth – deter his...
Five questions for Love & Salt chef Michael Fiorelli

Five questions for Love & Salt chef Michael Fiorelli

Michael Fiorelli, executive chef at the new Love & Salt in Manhattan Beach, never went to culinary school. Instead, the New York native learned his way around the kitchen working at restaurants all over the country, including at Susanna Foo in Philadelphia; the...

Rising Star Chef David LeFevre of M.B. Post

Chef David LeFevre grew up helping his mother in the kitchen in Madison, Wisconsin. And while the Midwestern teen originally chose to pursue a career in industrial engineering, he always had one hand stirring the pot. During college, that decision proved pivotal: as a...