On October 1, 2009, Chef Derek Turner and his wife Kristi, became the proud owners of Gliss Steak & Seafood. This dynamic team stepped closer to realizing their dream of making Gliss Steak & Seafood the best steak and seafood restaurant in Northern Ontario.
Chef Derek, a graduate of Sault College’s culinary program, has over 23 years of culinary experience. His experience includes being the Executive Chef of Gliss in 2006. Under his guidance, Chef Derek and his teamat Gliss have won several awards including awards from Savour the Night:
Platinum Award — As selected by the judges as the “Best Appetizer” based on presentation, degree of difficulty, workmanship and composition.
People’s Choice Award — As selected by the People as the “Best Appetizer” With over 23 years of experience.
Derek felt such a strong connection to Gliss that he made the transition from Executive Chef to owner and hasn’t looked back. When stepping into Gliss, you can expect fresh and imaginative meals. Each original recipe has its own unique and dynamic taste. In addition to great cooking, owners Kristi and Derek make every dining experience simply wonderful. Derek and Kristi’s dream of Gliss become the premier destination for the best steak and seafood restaurant in Sault Ste. Marie and Northern Ontario is coming true.