Jamie Oliver

Jamie Oliver

James Trevor Oliver, also known as Jamie Oliver MBE (born 27 May 1975) is a British chef and restaurateur. He is known for his approachable cuisine, which has led him to front numerous television shows and open many restaurants.

Born and raised in Clavering, Essex, he was educated in London before joining Antonio Carluccio's Neal Street restaurant as a pastry chef. While serving as a sous-chef at the River Café, he was noticed by Patricia Llewellyn of Optomen; and in 1999 the BBC aired his television show, The Naked Chef. This was followed by a first cook book, which became a No. 1 UK bestseller. His television work included a documentary, Jamie's Kitchen, which gained him an invitation from Prime Minister Tony Blair to visit 11 Downing Street.

News

Former Jamie Oliver restaurant staff awarded nearly £500,000 in compensation

24 March 2021 by

Former workers at Jamie Oliver’s restaurant businesses have been awarded more than £471,000 in compensation by the Insolvency Service.

News

Jamie Oliver’s brother-in-law steps down as chief executive of group

05 March 2021 by

Jamie Oliver’s brother-in-law Paul Hunt is stepping down as chief executive of the group after seven years in the role.

Jamie Oliver’s businesses achieve B Corp sustainability accreditation News

Jamie Oliver’s businesses achieve B Corp sustainability accreditation

03 August 2020 by

Jamie Oliver’s businesses have accredited as a B Corporation in recognition of their social and environmental[...]

Former Jamie's Italian employees awarded eight weeks' pay by employment tribunal News

Former Jamie's Italian employees awarded eight weeks' pay by employment tribunal

17 July 2020 by

Former Jamie’s Italian employees have been awarded eight weeks' pay after an employment tribunal found the[...]

Jamie Oliver Group to launch Dublin restaurant News

Jamie Oliver Group to launch Dublin restaurant

12 February 2020 by

Jamie Oliver’s international restaurant business and franchise partner Gerry Fitzpatrick are set to open a new[...]

Jamie Oliver Restaurant Group creditors to suffer 'significant shortfall' News

Jamie Oliver Restaurant Group creditors to suffer 'significant shortfall'

03 January 2020 by

Unsecured creditors of Jamie Oliver Restaurants are unlikely to receive a penny, while secured creditors will[...]

Jamie Oliver's Fifteen Cornwall announces closure with immediate effect News

Jamie Oliver's Fifteen Cornwall announces closure with immediate effect

12 December 2019

Fifteen Cornwall at the Watergate Bay hotel has today announced that it will close with immediate effect.

Jamie Oliver launches all-day dining concept as he focuses on international market News

Jamie Oliver launches all-day dining concept as he focuses on international market

18 November 2019

Jamie Oliver has launched a new all-day dining concept as he continues to focus on his international restaurant empire, following the collapse of his British estate earlier this year.

Failing restaurant group hit profits across Jamie Oliver's business in 2018 News

Failing restaurant group hit profits across Jamie Oliver's business in 2018

30 September 2019 by

Jamie Oliver’s businesses saw pre-tax profits almost halved in 2018, with the ill-fated UK restaurant empire[...]

Cardiff Jamie’s Italian to become Ivy brasserie News

Cardiff Jamie’s Italian to become Ivy brasserie

19 September 2019 by

The former Jamie’s Italian site in Cardiff, one of three sites acquired by Richard Caring earlier[...]

Campaigning takes centre stage at Jamie Oliver group News

Campaigning takes centre stage at Jamie Oliver group

23 August 2019 by

Campaigning is set to take centre stage at the Jamie Oliver group following the collapse of[...]

Buyers found for all Jamie Oliver restaurant sites News

Buyers found for all Jamie Oliver restaurant sites

12 August 2019 by

Buyers have been found for all Jamie Oliver Restaurant Group sites following its administration earlier this[...]

Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

The highest official awards for UK businesses since being established by royal warrant in 1965. Read more.

close

Ad Blocker detected

We have noticed you are using an adblocker and – although we support freedom of choice – we would like to ask you to enable ads on our site. They are an important revenue source which supports free access of our website's content, especially during the COVID-19 crisis.

trade tracker pixel tracking