Tommy  Lee

Chef, Owner
Tommy Lee

Denver

About Tommy Lee

Tommy is the chef/owner of Uncle and Hop Alley. He is a Denver native with a degree in Consulting and Management from Emory’s Goizueta Business School. After business school, he decided to pursue his passion for cooking and restaurants which lead to owning two award winning restaurants in Denver. Uncle has been recognized nationally as one of the best ramen shops in the country while Hop Alley was ranked 5280 Magazine’s #1 Restaurant in 2016.

At My Venues

Chicken Liver Mousse, Hong Kong egg waffle with pear puree, shaved celery
$, Happy Hour, Chinese, Full Bar, Five Points
"Chicken Liver Mousse - @mneale06 ‘s @corner_post_meats chicken liver mousse fortified with @jameo970 ‘s house cured guanciale, piped over a hot fresh Hong Kong egg waffle and garnished with pear puree, burnt parsnip puree, shaved celery, pear baton, fresno chile, & lemon juice. #fall #autumn #chicken #liver #mousse #hongkongeggwaffle #savory #sweet #fun #playful #simple #charcuterie #veggies #fresh #denver #rino #larimer #5280 #dinner #hopalley #thenewchinatown"
At my venues
Grilled Eel Skewers
$, Happy Hour, Chinese, Full Bar, Five Points
"Grilled Eel Skewers - Oak grilled fresh saltwater eel with kaffir kecap, green goddess, & shiso. #eel #skewers #grill #wood #fire #live #fresh #kaffir #kecap #greengoddess #special #offmenu #fun #scary #rino #denver #5280 #hopalley #thenewchinatown"
At my venues
Duck Breast, Plum Sauce
$, Happy Hour, Chinese, Full Bar, Five Points
"Hudson Valley Duck Breast with Palisade Plum Sauce. 🦆🔥🥡#simple #decadent #seasonal #palisade #plum #duck #gavage #newyork #denver #favorite #wow #hopalley #thenewchinatown"
At my venues
Vegetable Potstickers
$, Happy Hour, Chinese, Full Bar, Five Points
"Eight Vegetable Potstickers - Local kohlrabi, kale, corn, carrot, leek, spring onion, mushroom, & garlic from @austinfamilyfarm in steamed then pan fried dumplings with chili oil, black vinegar, & smoked soy. #special #twodaysonly #fun #local #farms #colorado #dumplings #potstickers #chilioil #spicy #veggies #yum #denver #rino #thenewchinatown @gogordon42"
At my venues