Henrique Sá Pessoa | Fine Wines & Food Fair

Chefs

Henrique Sá Pessoa

1 Michelin Star

Restaurante Alma

Lisbon, Portugal


ALMA was Henrique’s first own project: opened in 2009, offering a contemporary cuisine, with an excellent balance between quality and price. It won the Best Restaurant of the Year award, by the prestigious Wine Magazine “Revista dos Vinhos” and it became a reference in the gastronomic scene. The restaurant would close doors in 2014, in order to re-open later in a different place, which happened in the end of 2015.

Meanwhile, Henrique Sá Pessoa met Rui and Margarida Sanches, Multifood owners, and together they created new and unique tailor made projects. In 2013, they opened Cais da Pedra, in a privileged spot in front of Rio Tejo, and in 2014 Henrique launches a small cooking bar with signature cuisine in Mercado da Ribeira, by Time Out Magazine.

Throughout his career, Henrique Sá Pessoa always sought more knowledge, technique and expertise with the main references of international cuisine. Had an internship in Evo Santi Santimara restaurant, 1* Michelin, in Barcelona (2007); in El Cellar de Can Roca, 3* Michelin and 2ºWorld's 50th Best, in Girona (2011), and in Tippling Club, 21º World's 50th Best, in Singapure (2014). Never stopped travelling and seeing new restaurants and trends: it's in his DNA.

Chefs

Yamazato
Macau, China
Döllerers Genusswelten
Golling, Austria
Marburger Esszimmer
Marburg, Germany
Vila Joya
Algarve, Portugal
Ikarus - Hangar 7
Salzburg, Austria
Parkheuvel
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Pez Vela
Barcelona, Spain
Les Cols
Girona, Spain
Gastwirtschaft der Floh
Langenlebarn, Austria
Ocean Restaurant
Algarve, Portugal
Hertog Jan
Zedelgem, Belgium
Ocean Restaurant
VILA VITA Parc, Portugal
Restaurante Alma
Lisbon, Portugal
Saag Ja
Techelsberg, Austria
De Leest
Vaassen, Netherlands
Nerua Restaurant
Bilbao, Spain
Wirtshaus Amador
Vienna, Austria
Roca Moo
Barcelona, Spain
Restaurant Seven Seas
Hamburg, Germany
Gästehaus Erfort
Saarbrücken, Germany
Restaurant Pavillon
Zurich, Switzerland
Northcote
Lancashire, England
William Restaurant
Funchal, Portugal
VILA VITA Parc
Algarve, Portugal
Ocean Restaurant
VILA VITA Parc, Portugal
Königshof Restaurant
Munich, Germany
‘t Nonnetje
Harderwijk, The Netherlands
L'And
Montemor-o-Novo, Portugal
Park Hotel Vitznau
Vitznau, Switzerland
VILA VITA Rosenpark
Marburg, Germany
Northcote
Lancashire, England
The Venetian
Las Vegas, USA
Lasarte
Barcelona, Spain
VILA VITA Parc
Algarve, Portugal
Mühltalhof
Neufelden, Austria
Steirawirt
Trautmannsdorf, Austria
Waldschlösschen
Dagobertshausen, Germany
Casa de Chá da Boa Nova
Leça da Palmeira, Portugal
Restaurante Bon Bon
Algarve, Portugal
Silvio Nickol Palais Coburg
Vienna, Austria
The Venetian
Las Vegas, USA
Restaurant Stucki
Basel, Switzerland
Landhaus Bacher
Mautern, Austria
Grand Hôtel du Lac
Vevey, Switzerland
Restaurante Antiqvvm
Oporto, Portugal
Restaurant Acánthum
Huelva, Spain

Sponsors