Zak Pelaccio

Chef
Zak Pelaccio

New York

About Zak Pelaccio

Chef Pelaccio, founding member of Fatty Crab and Fatty 'Cue, here at Fish & Game he departs from his Malaysian inspiration and runs with a local menu that showcases produce and ingredients from the Hudson Valley (the team also forages ingredients from the local surroundings).

Accolades

  • Best Chef Northeast (2016)
    James Beard Foundation
  • AMERICA'S 100 BEST WINE RESTAURANTS (2016)
    WINE ENTHUSIAST MAGAZINE
  • Best Asian Cuisine Book
    Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
  • Nominee for Best New Restaurant (Fish & Game)
    James Beard Foundation
  • Author
    Eat With Your Hands
  • Advisory Board
    Heritage Foods USA
  • Nominee: Magazine Journalism
    James Beard Foundation
  • Bib Gourmand (Fatty Crab)
    Michelin Guide

Where I Go Out

At My Venues

Hand-made Spaghetti alla Chitarra
$$$, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Modern, Full Bar, American, New American,
"Spring, on a plate... Hand-made Spaghetti alla Chitarra, from freshly milled grains from @wildhivefarm — with Ramps, foraged from the land around our home, and Alpha Tolmen, a buttery Cheese from @JasperHillFarm currently being served #OnlyWednesdays at @fishgamehudson 👉Come by on Wednesday as Chef Tony Scotto rolls out 6 beautiful pasta dishes, all under $20. #primipiatti . . . #chef #chefs #cheflife #zakarypelaccio #chefsofinstagram #hudson #hudsonny #hudsonnewyork #hudsonvalley #upstate #upstatenewyork #upstateny #nycrestaurants #huffposttaste #eaterny #grubstreet #seriouseats #yelpeatsnyc #buzzfeast #foursquarefind #tastingtable #newforkcity #timeoutnewyork #zagatny #spaghetti #ramps #droppastanotbombs @droppastanotbombs #fishandgamehudson"
At my venues
Oil-Poached Halibut with Green Bean Kimchi Scafata
$$$, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Modern, Full Bar, American, New American,
"🌿We believe in eating our greens... Oil Poached Halibut, Green Bean Kimchi Scafata, (Fava Beans, Fava Leafs, Asparagus, Ramps, + Chives from @samascottorchards ) with an Onion Shoot Beurre Monté. On top is Agretti and micro Celery. 🌿Currently starring on our Spring Menu 👉🏼@fishgamehudson . . Also, speaking of @fishgamehudson ~Join us, for conversation with @jdspring, author or "The Gourmands' Way: Six Americans in Paris and the Birth of a New Gastronomy" and writer-chef-editor Tamar Adler, followed by Dinner this Thursday June 7. . There are still some seats available for this dinner featuring classic, mid-century French dishes! 🇫🇷(Price includes a copy of the book). 👉🏽Click link in profile to make a reservation. . . . #chef #chefs #cheflife #zakarypelaccio #chefsofinstagram #finedining #halibut #seasonal #scafata #hudson #hudsonny #hudsonnewyork #hudsonvalley #upstate #upstatenewyork #upstateny #nycrestaurants #huffposttaste #eaterny #grubstreet #seriouseats #zagat #yelpeatsnyc #buzzfeast #foursquarefind #tastingtable #newforkcity #zagatny #droppastanotbombs #fishandgame @droppastanotbombs"
At my venues
Legendary Burger
$$, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar, Bar,
"Excited to be serving this #legendary burger from the Fatty Johnson's era now at @backbar347 👍🏼💥Our organic meat blend is sourced from just one, field killed, animal. @bagelsbasics adds tangy B & B Relish, a rich Mustard Aioli ...and slices of 6 month aged Brebis cheese from the France's Pyrenees Mountains. #cheeseburger 🍔#backbar347 . . . #chef #chefs #cheflife #zakarypelaccio #chefsofinstagram #hudson #hudsonny #hudsonnewyork #hudsonvalley #upstate #upstatenewyork #upstateny #nycrestaurants #huffposttaste #eaterny #grubstreet #seriouseats #zagat #yelpeatsnyc #buzzfeast #foursquarefind#tastingtable #newforkcity #timeoutnewyork #zagatny #burger #murrayscheese @MurraysCheese"
At my venues