Magnolia’s Wine Bar
Magnolia’s Wine Bar & Café is Beaufort’s only Wine bar and fine dining experience.
Indulge in a semi-fine dining experience, offering exquisite European cuisine crafted with passion and precision. Chef Anjal is committed to using locally sourced produce, ensuring each dish tells a story of freshness and sustainability
With 16 years of seasoned craftsmanship, new chef, Anjal, will bring a wealth of experience to breathe new life into this iconic restaurant.
Anjal Joshi, the head chef and owner of Magnolia, has an inspiring tale of determination and culinary passion. With 17 years of experience under his belt, Anjal’s journey began 16 years ago when he arrived in Australia from Nepal with just 800 American dollars to his name. However, Anjal’s self-reliance and unwavering spirit led him to take charge of his circumstances. He reached out to anyone he knew, determined to find a place to stay and secure employment. His first foray into the culinary world came in the form of a dishwashing job. It was in this humble role that Anjal immersed himself in the midst of high-standard chefs, observing their techniques and avidly studying their craft. Fuelled by a fervent aspiration to elevate his skills, Anjal embarked on a quest to revive the art of old-school cooking infused with contemporary culinary methods. His culinary philosophy revolves around crafting dishes entirely from scratch, devoid of pre-made or pre-packaged ingredients. Anjal’s vision transcends the commonplace; he strives to merge the nostalgia of traditional cooking with the innovative practices of modern gastronomy. Anjal’s culinary approach at Magnolia reflects his unwavering commitment to quality and authenticity. His fusion of tradition and innovation serves as a testament to his unwavering dedication to the craft of cooking, and his impact reverberates through every dish that graces the tables of Magnolia….
Thursday to Saturday 2pm – 9pm
Sunday 12pm – 5pm