About The Chef

Chef Stephen Bissonnette is the newest addition to Amici Trattoria. Chef Bissonnette graduated from Johnson & Wales University with a degree in Culinary Arts. His professional kitchen experience includes the 4-star "DeVere Carden Park hotel" in Cheshire, England, as well as the "111 Chop House" in Worcester, he now is bringing his devotion and passion for amazing food to Shrewsbury. "When I heard that Amici’s was looking for a new chef, I jumped at the chance to meet with Executive Chef, Ken Novotny. After having met him just once, I knew that we would be a great team."

Chef Bissonnette is constantly researching, cooking, tasting, and creating a variety of Italian foods. He interprets time-honored traditions and creates fresh spins on old traditional recipes to bring them into the 21st century. Daily specials reflect his careful attention to detail and he promises to serve only the best ingredients available. Chef Bissonnette's enthusiasm and culinary skill will keep Amici Trattoria as "The Destination Italian Restaurant in Shrewsbury."