About

Is a chef and restaurateur. He is one of the most renowned Portuguese chefs. In the beginning of 2012, José Avillez opened the fully renovated Belcanto winning a Michelin star that same year. In 2014, Belcanto earned its second Michelin star and in 2019 was considered one of the 50 best restaurants in the world by The World’s 50 Best Restaurants. Currently, he has several restaurants in Portugal, in Lisbon and Porto, and also in Dubai. Has earned him several national and international accolades, including 2015's “Chef of the Year” by WINE magazine.

Age: 42
Country:
Portugal
Cuisine: Portuguese-inspired, Contemporary
Site: https://www.joseavillez.pt/