Rob Feenie is a food architect and restaurateur who runs Cactus Club restaurants in Vancouver, British Colombia in Canada. He is Canadian by birth. And has lifetime experience as a chef.
He has also married the same inspiration in the food cooking industry. In this article, we are going to get to you his life history, family, and some facts about him, including his net worth.
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Chef Rob Feenie Wikipedia Biography.
Feenie had a split in what he wanted to be when he grew up. Initially, he wanted to be a hockey player, which he did become and still plays, and at the same time, he started cooking when he was in high school during an exchange program in Europe.
He gained more interest in cooking and attended Dubrulle Culinary Institute, now renamed as Art Institute of Vancouver. After graduating, he worked as a sous chef for various restaurants including, Rim Rock Café and Le Crocodile, among others in Vancouver.
He also worked outside Canada in France and the United States of American.
After experiencing the other parts of the world, he came back to Canada and opened his first restaurant in Crowne Plaza Hotel. In 1995, Rob Feenie then partnered with Luminere and formed Luminere and Feenie’s restaurant in Vancouver.
This hotel was successful and won an award, including Relais Gourmand designation in 2000 and Traditions et Qualitè awards in 2003.
Unfortunately, dispute cropped in between the two, and Feenie terminated the contract. He opened his own restaurant nest to Luminere that also won several awards. In 2008, he joined Cactus Club Café as a food architect.
He is an experienced consultant chef and author. He published his cookbook, Rob Feenie Cooks at Luminere Light, and Feenie’s, which well sold
Feenie also appeared won the fifth season on Food Network Canada, in the show, New Classics with Chef Rob Feenie. He is the first Canadian chef to win the ‘Iron Chef’ award s that was contested with famous chefs, including Chef Masaharu Morimoto, who came second.
As of 2023, Feenie’s net worth is estimated to be $8 million.
Rob Feenie’s wife and children.
Chef Feenie is married to his wife, Michelle Feenie, in 2004. Michelle is known to share the same passion in cooking.
She worked as a waitress in Luminere, where Feenie was the co-owner, probably how they met. Rob and wife Michelle Feenie have three children, two sons, Devon and Jordan, and a daughter, Brooklyn.
Age, Date of Birth, and Family.
Chef Rob Feenie’s date of birth is unknown, so we cannot estimate his age. He is probably in his 50s. He has kept the fine details about himself and his family so private. However, he once confessed that his mother, Margaret Feenie, is his greatest inspiration.
Wiki and Facts.
|58 years old
|Date of Birth
|March 4, 1965
|Place of Birth
|Celebrity chef and author
|$ 8 Million
|3, Devon, Jordan and Brooklyn