Meet Chef Ryan
Chef Ryan Lachaine will lead the culinary team at Commons Club, Virgin Hotels flagship first floor restaurant, bar and lounge set to debut this fall. The globally inspired food menu will feature a blend of Chef Ryan’s own Eastern European heritage, and the Gulf Coast influenced dishes he’s known for, plus a dash of the South. Chef Ryan has received national accolades from the likes of Food & Wine, Esquire, Forbes and Condė Nast Traveler as well as local accolades including “Best New Restaurants in Texas” by Texas Monthly in 2018 and the number one restaurant in Houston by CultureMap in 2019.
WHERE WORK & PLAY INTERMINGLE
Where cocktails embolden a palate-pleasing culinary menu. Where guests and locals meet and share stories. Unbound inspiration from around the world placed on every plate.
CHEF RYAN LACHAINE
The globally inspired food menu will feature a blend of Chef Ryan’s own Eastern European heritage, and the Gulf Coast influenced dishes he’s known for, plus a dash of the South. Chef Ryan has received national accolades from the likes of Food & Wine, Esquire, Forbes and Condė Nast Traveler.
THROUGH THE LENS OF
GLOBALLY INSPIRED CHEFS
The Kitchen at Commons Club offers an eclectic menu with reinvented takes on contemporary American dishes. Bringing culinary delight to the restaurant landscape by combining unexpected ingredients with bold flavors, The Kitchen at Commons Club infuses a relaxed, yet elegant experience in the heart of Music City. Prepare to go on a journey where “Everyone Leaves Feeling Better”.
The Bar at Commons Club serves creative cocktails in a beautifully designed setting. Thoughtfully crafted drinks, wine and beer are enjoyed alongside tempting bar bites and a rotating lineup of live entertainment.
The Shag Room is an intimate space for small groups to meet, connect, share stories and let their hair down. Decked in plush, luxurious fabrics, the lounge area is aptly suited for both a solo working session during the day or an evening night cap. For an even more exclusive feel, The Shag Room is also bookable for private gatherings or activations.