Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Outrigger in Mauritius Appoints Leading Pastry Chef

PHUKET, THAILAND – As part of its on-going culinary enhancements, the Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort has appointed Mr Chettiar ‘Karounen’ Vythalingum as Pastry Chef, effective immediately. In his new post, Karounen will be responsible for all the bread and pastry items in all four of the Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort outlets. Karounen joins the Outrigger [...]

New Dining Direction at Outrigger Mauritius

PHUKET, THAILAND – The Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort has appointed former Michelin-rated chef Geert-Jan Vaartjes as Executive Chef, effective immediately. He will be supported by local talent, newly promoted Executive Sous Chef, Sundaravelan Sadien, who specializes in authentic Mauritian Creole cuisine with a twist. Both will work with existing Asian culinary specialist, Vietnamese chef, Ta [...]

Outrigger in Phuket Announces Top Lebanese Chef for Metzo’s

“I cook from the soul to the bowl,” says Mustapha Haj Omar PHUKET, THAILAND – Mustapha Haj Omar, one of the most sought after chefs in the Middle East and the Indian Ocean, is now in charge at Metzo’s restaurant in the Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort, Thailand. Mustapha brings expertise and passion from his [...]


It’s the chef’s shout at Castaway Island Fiji in with all meals and a free excursion to Cloud 9 for stays between 25 January and 31 March 2015. PHUKET, THAILAND – Castaway Island Fiji has launched a ‘Summer Feast’ offer that includes full buffet or a la carte breakfasts, buffet or a la carte lunch, [...]