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Naples Slightly inside Cadillac (Gironde), It’s over! The owner sold his successful business to a newly arrived couple South-Gironde : Alexandre Goniak and Geraldine Jenner. yes new restaurant it will be called “Aga “Where distributors is 100% local producers.
French-New Zealand Couple
Geraldine, born to a New Zealand father and a Fijian mother, met Alexandre, a French chef, while working at an Australian restaurant in Melbourne. One day, the establishment closed its doors and Alexandre found himself the victim of an Australian sponsorship policy: a foreigner receives a visa, on a working basis.
If he loses his job, he has a choice between finding a new job or revoking his visa and returning to his country of origin. “I could have worked in another catering industry but I didn’t like it. That’s when Gerie and I decided to go to France with our daughter Aleena,” explains Alexandre. “We’ve been in France since 2017” say Gerie and Alexandre together.
Unrestricted gourmet foods
Alexandre works in the kitchen while Gerie is in the dining room to serve the customers better. He says:
“I have embarked on a stellar journey but I want to remove the ambiguity in the education of gastronomy, by removing the luxuries and the heavy environment associated with it. Above all, I want people to enjoy good food, in a friendly and calm environment.”
“All our distributors are local producers. In terms of wine, we met wine growers from the region who allowed us to already have a good cellar with 40 reference wines: red, white, rosé, crémant and champagne. For food, we chose suppliers of inside, to create a real social and personal bond with them, “Gerie and Alexandre explain. The restaurant has been open since the beginning of the week. Warm welcome is guaranteed!
The restaurant will be open every day except Wednesday and Sunday. Opening hours: 12 pm to 1:30 pm and 7:30 pm to 9:15 pm Reservations are recommended at: 05.56.27.47.63. Website: www.restaurant-aga.fr.
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