Gerard Craft

Niche
Brasserie by Niche
Taste
Pastaria
St. Louis, MO

11Gerard Ford Craft, the chef-owner of Niche, Brasserie by Niche and Taste by Niche, is one of the most celebrated chefs in St. Louis and has been honored by Food and Wine magazine as one of the ten best new chefs of 2008 in the United States. In 2009, Gerard was a best chef finalist for the James Beard Award, and won the James Beard for Best Chef Midwest in 2015. Chef Craft and Niche have been named Chef of the Year and Best Restaurant by Sauce Magazine readers for the past four years.