Main Building, 31F
Enjoy Michelin Two-Star Flavor at the Top of the Kobe Portopia Hotel
Trente et Un is the first restaurant to be affiliated with La Mere Brazier, a Michelin two-star award winning restaurant of Lyon, France. With Lyon's culture and tradition as its inspiration, Trente et Un's original and innovative menu uses the finest ingredients available from France and local growers. Surrounded by Kobe's beautiful scenery, come to Trente et Un and delight all your senses with a one-of-a-kind culinary experience.
Born in Okayama Prefecture in 1967, Chef Sasaki graduated from Tsuji Culinary School (Abeno, Osaka). After training and employment in Europe, Chef Sasaki was head of the restaurant Heritage at Huis Ten Bosch in Nagasaki before being named as assistant chef de cuisine of Restaurant Alain Chapel in September 2008. Representing Japan, Chef Sasaki was the inaugural champion of the 2008 Asian Regional Bocuse d'Or. Competing in the prestigious Bocuse d'Or international finals in January 2009, he ranked 8th out of 24 competitors. In September 2009, he was promoted to Chef de Cuisine of Restaurant Alain Chapel and will serve as Chef de Cuisine of Trente et Un in May 2012.