Lord Elgin Hotel Downtown Ottawa

100 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON K1P 5K8
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Come Dine with Chef Michael Smith at Grill 41

From World News
March 3, 2011.

OTTAWA — Michael Smith, Canada’s best-known chef will be visiting the Lord Elgin Hotel at Grill 41 on Wednesday March 9th, 2011 for a special evening of culinary delights coupled with a cookbook signing in support of the Ottawa Food Bank. Event details and tickets for this intimate evening featuring a four-course gourmet dinner and wine pairing are available by calling (613) 569-2126.

Sodexo, a world leader in comprehensive support solutions and the proud food and beverage partner at the Lord Elgin Hotel has teamed up with Michael Smith for this special evening, combining great food and conversation while supporting local food recovery partner the Ottawa Food bank.

Chef Michael is the winner of the James Beard Award for Cooking Show Excellence and host of Chef Abroad, Chef at Home, Chef at Large and The Inn Chef on Food Network Canada and around the world. Michael is an award winning cookbook author, newspaper columnist, roving Canadian cuisine ambassador, restaurant chef and home cook. His fourth cookbook, The best of Chef at Home is a smash hit across Canada.

The Lord Elgin Hotel is one of the nicest Ottawa hotels and ideally located in the heart of downtown Ottawa – directly across from Confederation Park and the National Arts Centre. The Lord Elgin Hotel, which has undergone extensive renovations, is the proud past recipient of Ottawa’s ‘Hotel of the Year’. The award recognizes Lord Elgin’s outstanding efforts to serve guests and create a unique experience for Ottawa visitors while maintaining its landmark heritage in Canada.

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Sodexo in Canada
Since 1912 through its legacy company, Sodexo Canada has been delivering Comprehensive On-site Service Solutions to clients across Canada. Now present in Healthcare, Education, Business and Industry, Government, Hotels, Remote Sites and Sports and Leisure. By integrating the delivery of its client’s property management, private public partnerships, project management, facilities management and food services, Sodexo provides clients with economic efficiency, guaranteed expertise, certified quality, reliability and consistency. It all leads to a better quality of life for the end-user, resulting in overall return on investment for the client’s organization. Sodexo Canada created the Sodexo Foundation, an independent charitable organization that, since its founding in 2001, has donated more than 700,000 free meals to at risk youth in Canada.

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