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matt budden's Profile


Personal Details

  • Name:matt budden
  • Occupation:Executive Chef
  • Location:Bournemouth
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About Me

The best meal I've ever had is:

at tetsuya in sydney

My favourite restaurants are:

ledbury, terre a terre, pied a terre, square

On my current menu I have:

sirloin of hampshire beef, jerusalem artichoke puree, bone marrow and parsley salad, duck egg ravioli smoked and cured organic salmon, langoustine brochette, beetroot risotto, horseradish

I love cooking because:

challenges the body and the brain

If I wasn't a chef I'd be a:


My favourite web sites are:

My Favourite bands are:

foo fighters

My favourite cook books are:

french laundry, three star chef, tetsuya, essence,

I am currently listening to:

arctic monkeys, kings of leon, miles davis,

My top five songs of all time are:

too many to list

I support

not into football but cricket and rugby are the sport of gentlemen


crisp clean food


cluttered over worked food

The last book I bought was:

three musketeers by alexander dumas

My latest news:

dealing with inherited staffing issues and launching new menus

Tell us a little about yourself

Chef,creator, father to 2 amazing boys and husband to a patient wife

What are your interests:

mountian biking, wine tasting and consuming

My bible cook book is:

french laundry

My website is: