Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Christopher Lee: Bay Area Restauranteur

Interviewee(s):
Lee, Christopher
Interviewer(s):
Jackson, Kirstin
Title:
Christopher Lee: Bay Area Restauranteur
Abstract:
Christopher Lee opened Eccolo Restaurant in 2004 in Berkeley’s 4th Street walking mall area. Lee’s extensive career includes over ten years working with Alice Waters at Chez Panisse Restaurant. In this interview and video Lee explores his career as a chef and reflects upon the role of food in life and the importance of regionalism in global Foodways.
Subject area(s):
Food and Agriculture
Interview date(s):
2004
Project:
Food and Agriculture - Individual Interviews
Rights:
Lee, Christopher. "Christopher Lee: Bay Area Restauranteur." Interview by Kirstin Jackson in 2004. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2006.