In Conversation With... Cass Chapman, Shell Bay Restaurant

Home is…

Shell Bay, Studland

Favourite city…

Palma, Paris, London, Manhattan, Miami, the list is endless!  

Favourite place in the world…

Shell Bay

Best meal you’ve ever had…

A Cuban sandwich in Mini Havana, Miami, and a truffle pasta in Tuscany.

Where do you go to let your hair down?

London

The one restaurant you’re longing to go to…

Holm in Somerset

Best piece of advice…

Don’t take yourself too seriously.

Biggest extravagance…

White truffles and good wine

If you hadn’t owned a restaurant, what would you be doing?

Hard to say but it would involve writing and food!

Describe the perfect Shell Bay employee/team member.

Someone who doesn’t take themselves too seriously, a hard worker, good fun and loves working as part of a team.

Shell Bay Restaurant and bistro is located on the edge of the beautiful Isle of Purbeck on Dorset’s Jurassic coast. They are currently recruiting for a Chef de Partie, Junior Chefs and Kitchen Porters for the summer season - find out more here.