About the Chef
EXECUTIVE HEAD CHEF: DANIEL WILLIMONT
Delphi Resort has recently appointed the award-winning Daniel Willimont as Executive Head Chef.
A UK native, Daniel attended the Royal College of Catering in Cheltenham for three years, specialising in classical training in French cuisine, before perfecting his culinary skills in a variety of hotels and restaurants while traveling the world. Daniel has received an abundance of awards over the years including Best Chef in Connacht 2015. Daniel, who joined Delphi Resort from Mount Falcon Estate in Co. Mayo, is passionate about home-grown food and locally sourced produce, which falls perfectly in line with the resort’s ethos.
Commenting on his new role Daniel said, “I am delighted to join the team at Delphi Resort. The resort brings together the stunning Connemara landscape with top quality food and hospitality. I am looking forward to working with the team and local suppliers to continue work on Delphi’s journey as a top gourmet destination in Ireland.”
Commenting on the latest addition to the team, Douglas Whittaker, Commercial Director at Delphi Resort said, “I’m delighted to welcome Daniel Willimont to the team. His passion and experience will be an invaluable asset to the overall offering of the resort. Irish people are becoming more and more savvy about the culinary landscape and dining experience.
Guests are looking for high quality when it comes to wedding menus, corporate events, romantic getaways, special occasions and beyond which Daniel and the team can offer.’
Daniel looks forward to working his culinary magic and serving you his signature dishes in The 814 Restaurant – please feel free to browse his sample menus or book a table below..