Traci Des Jardins at Arguello

About Traci Des Jardins

Traci Des Jardinis is a chef/co-owner of six restaurants. She is one of the top female chefs in the country, a two-time James Beard award-winner and has earned a number of industry accolades throughout her career. Before opening her first restaurant, she worked in some of the highly acclaimed kitchens in Los Angeles, France, and New York City. She is classically trained in French cuisine by some of the best chefs and restaurateurs in the world.

Accolades

  • Winner
    Iron Chef America
  • Finalist
    Top Chef Masters
  • Best Chef: Pacific
    James Beard Foundation
  • Rising Star Chef
    James Beard Foundation
  • Best New Chef
    Food & Wine
  • Chef of the Year
    San Francisco magazine
  • ChefsFeed Winner
    One of the Best Things to Eat in SF

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