Norman Van Aken

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2012

    Chef John Griffiths Leaving Truffles, New Chef and Menu on Way

    Truffles (9202 Clayton Road, Ladue; 314-567-9100) announced this morning that executive chef John Griffiths, whose modern Italian fare revitalized the staid Ladue restaurant, is departing next month. Replacing him will be Brandon Benack, who comes to St. Louis from Orlando, where he was most recentl ... More >>

  • Dining

    May 16, 2001

    Side Dish

    These are salad days for local chefs