Chef Alvaro Clavijo Presents Culinary Extravaganza at Le Cirque Signature, The Leela Palace Bengaluru


Bengaluru, September 13, 2023 – The Leela Palace Bengaluru is excited to unveil an exceptional culinary event featuring the acclaimed Chef Alvaro Clavijo, the visionary behind Bogotá’s El Chato restaurant. Chef Clavijo will be taking center stage at Le Cirque Signature, Bengaluru, where he will elevate the dining experience to new heights. El Chato, a culinary gem, has rewritten the narrative of Colombian cuisine, achieving the No. 33 spot in The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2023 after its No. 5 ranking in Latin America’s 50 Best Restaurants in 2022.

Nestled in the vibrant heart of Bengaluru, The Leela Palace stands as an emblem of exquisite hospitality and luxurious surroundings. It eagerly anticipates extending a warm welcome for this extraordinary event.

 “I am thrilled to bring the flavors of El Chato to the discerning diners of Bengaluru. This is an opportunity to showcase the rich and diverse culinary heritage of Colombia while embracing innovation and creativity. I look forward to crafting unforgettable moments through the art of gastronomy.”

 Chef Alvaro Clavijo

Renowned for its global culinary expertise, The Leela Palace in Bengaluru consistently delivers the world’s finest flavors to your table. This time, they are thrilled to partner with the esteemed Chef Alvaro Clavijo. Together, they promise to curate an unforgettable culinary journey that will tantalize your taste buds and leave you craving for more.

“As part of our mission to offer diverse and elevated dining experiences at The Leela Palace, Bengaluru, we take immense pride in collaborating with renowned chefs from around the world. Chef Alvaro Clavijo, hailing from El Chato, which achieved the No. 5 spot in Latin America’s 50 Best Restaurants in 2022, exemplifies our commitment to culinary excellence and global flavors.”

 Pradeep Kandari, EAM Food & Beverage, The Leela Palace Bengaluru

Prepare to be captivated by the culinary genius of Chef Alvaro Clavijo at Le Cirque Signature. Come join us for an enchanting evening filled with gourmet delights, engaging conversations, and indelible memories. 

What: Chef Alvaro Clavijo at Le Cirque Signature, Bengaluru

When: September 22nd and 23rd, 2023

Where: Le Cirque Signature at The Leela Palace, Bengaluru

Price: 9000 + taxes per person, inclusive of premium wines