Chef Matt Baker is leaving The Occidental. The chef Tweeted that his last day at the iconic D.C. restaurant will be next Tuesday. Baker tells Eater he'll be the opening executive chef of a soon-to-be-announced new restaurant opening here this fall.
Baker has worked for the past couple of years as chef de cuisine under Executive Chef Rodney Scruggs. Eater has reached out for further details on who might replace him.
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