Al Cannito

Executive Chef

Breeze Bar & Cafe at The Nantucket Hotel
Nantucket, MA

Chef Al is a well-travelled New Englander who has enjoyed working in the luxury resort setting as an opening Chef at both the Ocean House in Westerly Rhode Island and The Waquessett Resort in Chatham, Massachusetts. He was the Chef de Cuisine at The Gitic Plaza Hotel in Guangzhou, China and at the famed Georgia resort Callaway Gardens.


Chef Al loves to cook food that delights his guests and is constantly evolving his style based on the feedback from the guests and from his service staff.  “My service team is directly on the front line and they know how all of the food is being received – the guests speak and I listen.”


Chef Al has longed to run a top kitchen on Nantucket where so many wonderful chefs have made their names.  Look for Chef Al to bring New England Coastal Cuisine with his own special fare to Breeze Restaurant at The Nantucket Hotel & Resort.