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Chef Peter Birk Moves From Harborside to BOKA Kitchen

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Faster than you can spit out Landry's CEO's name(Tilman Fertitta), Peter Birk has left Harborside(formerly the SLU McCormick and Schmick's) reports Seattle Met's Allecia Vermillion. You may recall that Birk left his longtime head chef position at Ray's Boathouse six months ago to return to the McCormick and Schmick fold.

However, he may not have foreseen that Katy, Texas based Landry's would enact a hostile takeover of Portland-based McCormick and Schmick's. Harborside's redesign, renaming and chef-driven, sustainable seafood concept makes it a highly unique restaurant in the Landry's chain of seafood restaurants. Birk has landed at BOKA Kitchen + Bar.

· All Peter Birk Coverage on Eater Seattle [-ESEA-]
· All Harborside Coverage on Eater Seattle [-ESEA-]
· All Chef Shuffles Coverage on Eater Seattle [-ESEA-]

Boka Restaurant and Bar

1010 1st Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 (206) 357-9000 Visit Website

BOKA Kitchen + Bar

1010 1st Ave, Seattle, WA