Martin Wishart


Since opening his eponymous restaurant in Edinburgh's Port of Leith in 1999, Martin Wishart has firmly established himself as one of the UK's most highly respected chefs, currently holding one Michelin star, 4 AA rosettes and a score of 8/10 in the Good Food Guide. In addition, Martin won the title of AA Chefs' chef of the year 2010-2011. Martin trained under such renowned chefs as Albert Roux, Michel Roux Jr, Marco Pierre White, Nick Nairn, John Burton-Race, Marc Meneau and Charlie Trotter.
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Martin Wishart


—Executive Chef

Rikki Preston has been working for Martin Wishart for over 14 years. Since November 2002 in Restaurant Martin Wishart at the Shore. He takes the position of Executive chef on January 2017, with great excitement, to bring a new approach to the team.

Ricky Preston


—Restaurant Manager

Steven began life in the restaurant trade at the early age of seven, scrubbing oysters in the kitchen of the family business on the Isle of Skye. He progressed to washing dishes, before part-time work as a waiter during his school days. Steven embarked upon an intense apprenticeship at Rogue Restaurant in Edinburgh, before joining the newly expanded Restaurant Martin Wishart in October 2002.

Steven Spear