New name for le café

le café © John Evans Photography, 1969

Later this year, the NAC will retire le café, the name of its restaurant since the 1970s. le café rose to national culinary fame under legendary chef Kurt Waldele, a pioneer in the movement to use local ingredients. le café was among the first to embrace the diverse flavours of Canadian regional cuisine, becoming a training ground for Canada’s next generation of chefs. Waldele’s dream will continue next September under a new name and vision when a last phase of restaurant renovations is completed.

Watch for the exciting announcement soon!

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