meet the chef

Chris Bartlett, 22 has been working as a Chef across Dartmoor for nearly 4 years. Having trained at Exeter College and completing his training at Two Bridges Hotel, Chris has worked with accomplished Executive Chefs to learn his trade. Chris has now Joined Coljan as Chef to provide exciting dishes designed to make your mouth water yet remain affordable for you to enjoy again and again.

Chris was semi-finalist in South West Chef of the Year two years running in both 2016 and 2017. He was also part of the team winning Taste of the West Gold award for Restaurants and 2 rosettes at Two Bridges hotel, Princetown.

Outside of work, Chris is a family man with Partner Kayleigh and 3 year old son Arthur. He is also a keen walker with his dog Marley and enjoys foraging and football.

Coljan is both excited and delighted to present dishes which will feature across our coming 4-4-4-4 summer menus.

We look forward to welcoming you, your family and friends.

Nathan & Michelle