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Michael Mina

Michael Mina’s story is one of over two decades of influence, passion, and achievement. Michelin-starred MICHAEL MINA, Michael’s flagship restaurant in the heart of San Francisco, represents the culmination of his core culinary philosophies, Middle Eastern heritage, lauded chronicles as a chef and restaurateur, and personal character. A crown jewel of Michael’s restaurant empire, MICHAEL MINA is the eponymous signature restaurant which opened in the same location (formerly AQUA) and city where Michael first established his culinary reputation 20 years ago.

With accolades including James Beard Foundation “Who’s Who of Food & Beverage” inductee... READ MORE

Michael Mina’s story is one of over two decades of influence, passion, and achievement. Michelin-starred MICHAEL MINA, Michael’s flagship restaurant in the heart of San Francisco, represents the culmination of his core culinary philosophies, Middle Eastern heritage, lauded chronicles as a chef and restaurateur, and personal character. A crown jewel of Michael’s restaurant empire, MICHAEL MINA is the eponymous signature restaurant which opened in the same location (formerly AQUA) and city where Michael first established his culinary reputation 20 years ago.

With accolades including James Beard Foundation “Who’s Who of Food & Beverage” inductee in 2013, Gayot Restaurateur of the Year 2011, Bon Appétit Chef of the Year 2005, San Francisco Magazine Chef of the Year 2005, as well as the International Food and Beverage Forum’s Restaurateur of the Year 2005, Michael continues to dazzle the culinary world with bold dining concepts that have contributed to San Francisco’s reputation as a world-class epicurean destination and made him an integral part of the dining scene across the country.

Michael’s culinary and business vision led to the founding of his company, MINA Group, with partner Andre Agassi in 2002. Under the auspices of MINA Group, he has opened over 40 operations including MICHAEL MINA, CLOCK BAR, RN74, BOURBON STEAK, ARCADIA, STRIPSTEAK, WIT & WISDOM, PUB 1842, THE HANDLE BAR, PABU, THE RAMEN BAR, BOURBON PUB, LOCALE MARKET, PIZZA & BURGER, BARDOT BRASSERIE, MICHAEL MINA’S TAILGATE, INTERNATIONAL SMOKE, MINA AT THE TOWER, MARGEAUX BRASSERIE, PETIT MARGEAUX, CAL MARE, FARMTABLE CUCINA, THE MINA TEST KITCHEN, MINA BRASSERIE, PENROSE LOUNGE, PRIME GRILL, THE STREET SOCIAL HOUSE, MI ALMITA, and MINA’S FISH HOUSE.

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