Chef Amol Patil - Head Chef at Eighty Eight, Hyatt Pune | Profile on hyattrestaurants.com

Chef Amol Patil

Head Chef, Eighty Eight

Speciality : Italian

Cooking Style: Simple, Authentic and Healthy

Introduction

Chef Amol is a hospitality professional with over 20 years of experience across culinary sector and is an experienced player in his domain

Where have I seen you before ?

This is Amol’s second tenure with Hyatt Hotels as he was previously associated with Grand Hyatt Mumbai where he served for 6 years and Hyatt Regency Mumbai for 2 years before he moved on to Radisson Blu Pune

Can you describe your cooking in 3 words ?

Simple, Authentic and Healthy

Who/What has been the biggest influence on you cooking ?

I have had some great mentors in my life who have always taught me the little tricks to improve myself and improvise on each dish prepared

Why a chef ?

I have always had an interest in cooking and when hotel management came up as a career option, I was delightde to indulge myself in exploring the scope of this very dynamic field

What do you cook yourself when you get home ?

I love cooking food for my daughters. Whether its Mac n Cheese or Pizza, I cook what they want me to at home

What makes a great dish ?

Knowledge about each ingredient, knowledge about the different techniques and knowledge about guest's preference is what makes a great dish

What is your favourite music to cook to ?

Indian Classical

Who is at home ?

Wife and 2 darling daughters

Tell us something we might not know about you.

I am my daughter's daddy

Chef Amol Patil cooks at Eighty Eight

All day dining restaurant featuring decadent buffets with Italian and other international cuisine, an interactive open kitchen and a relaxed ambience

Facilities :

  • Alcohol
  • Alfresco Seating
  • Children’s menus
  • Community tables
  • Dessert buffet
  • Grills & Barbeque
  • Home-style cooking
  • Interactive kitchen
  • Outdoor seating
  • Outer deck area
  • Open kitchen
  • Outdoor terrace
  • Live Pizza oven
  • Private dining rooms
  • Smoking
  • Snack menu
  • Vegans
  • Vegetarians
  • Valet
  • Wi Fi
  • Wood fired oven