He moved to Sydney to begin a 3 year stint under Liam Tomlin at the highly acclaimed Banc restaurant, where he won the Josephine Pignolet Award. This granted him a trip to the UK where he secured a job at The Square, working for chef Philip Howard. Further awards followed, including the “Young Chef of the Year” in 2002.

The Ledbury opened in 2005, with Brett as head chef supported by a young and energetic team including Sous Chef Anthony Donaldson, who has remained with The Ledbury since it opened, and long-standing Restaurant Manager Stephen Quinn.


  • 2 Michelin Stars
  • Top restaurant in the UK, 2011 | Sunday Times Food List


The Ledbury Restaurant

127 Ledbury Road

Notting Hill, London

W11 2AQ


+44 (0)20 7792 9090



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