ALEJANDRO CANCINO

Joint Partner of The Urbane Group with Andrew Buchanan

2013 Winner Australian Gourmet Traveller Best New Talent
2013 Winner QLD GFG Chef of the Year

The Urbane Group are privileged to have Alejandro as co–owner and Executive Chef of Urbane and The Euro. 

33 year old Argentinean born Alejandro  has captured us with his dynamic and internationally trained palate.  He has worldwide experience, including working in one of the world’s top ranked restaurants, Mugaritz, in Spain.  In 2008 he was awarded Young Chef of the Year in the U.K. and in 2013was honoured by Australian Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Awards for Best New Talent, in addition to being named Chef of the Year 2013 by The Good Food Guide.

During Alejandro’s tenure at Bulgari Hotels, Tokyo, the restaurant was awarded one Michelin Star. 

Since his arrival in Australia, Alejandro has put all his experience and natural talent to excellent use and has achieved 3 hats for Urbane and 1-hat for The Euro.