Chris Cannon

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    January 13, 2014

    Loose Cannon: Chris Cannon Sounds off on Bitter Breakups, Fear, and All'Onda

    Last week, we checked in on All'Onda (22 East 13th Street, 212-231-2236), the new Japanese-influenced Italian restaurant from chef Chris Jaeckle and restaurateur Chris Cannon. Our first taste was promising, and others seem to agree: So far the early word on the place is unanimously good. But to cov ... More >>

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    January 8, 2014

    An Early Taste of All'Onda, Which Opened Monday in the Village

    Fierce buzz preceded the entrance of All'Onda (22 East 13th Street, 212-231-2236), a new restaurant near Union Square from chef Chris Jaeckle and restauranteur Chris Cannon.

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2011

    Terrence Gallivan Has Found Life After Alto. In Houston.

    "Give us your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to break free..."​When Chris Cannon abruptly shuttered Convivio and Alto in March, the closures left plenty of people unemployed. Among them was Terrence Gallivan, who had quit his job as August's executive chef to take over the kitc ... More >>

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    June 22, 2011

    Laurent Tourondel and Jimmy Haber Aren't on the Best of Terms

    ​The New York Times today has a long, interesting, and inadvertently humorous account of the professional breakup between Laurent Tourondel and Jimmy Haber, the owner of BLT Group, and it reads like a lost episode of Divorce Court.

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2011

    Robert Sietsema at Main Street Imperial Taiwanese Gourmet; Lauren Shockey at the John Dory Oyster Bar

    This week in the Voice, Robert Sietsema delves into authentic Taiwanese at Main Street Imperial Taiwanese Gourmet, while Lauren Shockey finds a few things fishy at the John Dory Oyster Bar.​ Sam Sifton lets Veritas keep its three stars, pronouncing it "now worth visiting again. ... [Chef Sam ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2011

    Michael White Teams Up with Tupperware to Launch TupperClub

    Michael White​While Chris Cannon has had to shutter his two acclaimed restaurants, post divorce from his chef-partner, Michael White, White is doing fine. In fact, he's doing well enough to take time out to shill for Tupperware with a "unique pop-up dining experience called the TupperClub."

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2011

    Why Alto & Convivio Closed

    Chris Cannon​Late last week, restaurateur Chris Cannon announced that his restaurants, Alto and Convivio, would be closing their doors for good. Cannon, who recently split from his chef-partner, Michael White, says the reasons were "unforeseen business circumstances."

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    March 7, 2011

    Alto and Convivio Closed Due to "Unforeseen Business Circumstances."

    ​Following last Friday's sudden closure of Alto and Convivio, Chris Cannon's law firm has issued a statement that blame "unforeseen business circumstances" for the sad development.

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2011

    Jeffrey's Meat Market Closes Temporarily

    ​Two weeks after he announced that his eponymous butcher counter in the Essex Street Market was imperiled by a rent hike and a drop in sales, Jeffrey Ruhalter has temporarily closed the 70-year-old business.

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2011

    Here's a Taste of the New Menus at Convivio and Alto

    Melissa Hom/ConvivioConvivio​A week after announcing his replacements for Michael White at Alto and Convivio, Chris Cannon has released a few details about what they'll be cooking.

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    February 9, 2011

    Chris Cannon Chooses New Chefs for Alto and Convivio

    ​Having now washed his hands of Michael White, Chris Cannon has chosen two chefs to fill the chef positions that White nominally held at Alto and Convivio. Diner's Journal reports that Cannon has picked Terrence Gallivan, the erstwhile executive chef at August, to head the kitchen at Alto, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2011

    Terroir Pledges Allegiance to Chris Cannon

    Terroir​ In the wake of the Chris Cannon/Michael White divorce, the merry pranksters at Terroir have made their allegiances very clear with a tribute to "our hero" Chris Cannon so hilariously unsparing it makes Ricky Gervais's Golden Globes commentary look like a Hallmark card. Cannon's year ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2011

    Michael White and Chris Cannon Have Officially Broken Up

    Chris Cannon and Michael White in presumably better times.​Yesterday evening, Michael White and Chris Cannon used a press release to make their much speculated upon divorce official. Per Diner's Journal, White's Altamarea Group issued a three-paragraph statement the chef and Altamarea CEO Ahma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2010

    Chris Cannon Wins Custody of Pastry Chef Heather Bertinetti

    Melissa Hom/Convivio​Following his professional divorce from Michael White, Chris Cannon has won sole custody of Heather Bertinetti, the talented pastry chef whose desserts graced the menus of Marea, Osteria Morini, Convivio, and Alto. The Feast reports that Bertinetti will now oversee the pas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2010

    Are Michael White and Chris Cannon Breaking Up?

    Unhappy couple?​As far as restaurateur-chef duos go, Chris Cannon and Michael White seem unstoppable. They are at the helm of Convivio, Alto, Marea, and the recently opened Osteria Morini. Now, Eater is reporting that the pair might be splitting.

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2010

    Johnny Iuizzini Is Definitely, Absolutely, Not Working for Michael White

    BravoSoon to be available in paperdoll form.​Earlier today, Eater heard that Johnny Iuizzini, he of Jean Georges and the upcoming Top Chef: Just Desserts, would be taking his pompadour and pastry tools to Michael White and Chris Cannon's Altamarea Group.

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2010

    Alto Latest to Be Sued for Violating Labor Laws

    wmagazine.comChris Cannon (left), and Michael White.​Michael White and Chris Cannon of Alto are the latest restaurateurs to be taken to court on allegations of labor law violations.

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2010

    High-End Cooking to Take Off at LaGuardia Airport

    PhillipC, FlickrCan you see your critically praised slice from here?​ Baby artichoke pie from the son of Di Fara's Domenico DeMarco? Check. Steak frites with Minetta Tavern provenance? Check. Where in New York could one potentially get both of these prize dishes within one hour? La Guardia's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2010

    Colicchio, Boulud, White, Humm Big Winners in Last Night's Beard Awards

    ​Pomp, circumstance, product placement, and varying levels of inebriation all converged at Avery Fisher Hall last night for the 2010 James Beard Foundation Awards. Many white men were awarded large gold pendants that dangled from green sashes. It was a particularly good night for New York, wit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2010

    In Rumors this Week: Michael White In at Setai; Akhtar Nawab On His Way Out at Zengo?

    ​ Rumor has it that Michael White and partner Chris Cannon will man all food operations at the Setai Fifth Avenue, including a 15,000-square-foot 160-seat restaurant. [Eater] Just three weeks after Zengo opened, Akhtar Nawab may be on his way out. The chef has apparently signed on to take ove ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2009

    Under the Toque--Thomas Keller to Get Hitched; Mercadito Goes Nationwide

    Thomas Keller is reportedly engaged to Laura Cunningham, former general manager of French Laundry and former director of operations for all Keller's restaurants. [Food Gal] Rick Laakkonen, who has worked at The River Cafe and Ilo, is heading up the kitchen at Delmonico's. [The Feedbag] Mercadito ... More >>

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    December 18, 2008
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