Batch 09, Part 2: Trevett Hooper on Pittsburgh’s Restaurant Landscape

The bar at Butterjoint

In This Batch…

Trevett Hooper is the chef and owner of Legume Bistro and Butterjoint in Oakland. In Part Two of Two, we talk about what he’s witnessed through the 10 years of Legume’s lifespan and the changing landscape of food in Pittsburgh. We dig into food reviewers, restaurant incubators, and more.

In Part One of Two, we talk about food influences, cookbooks, and how he came to create the perfect fry with just three ingredients.

Catch up on Batch 09, Part 1 here!


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*Please note: Amazon affiliate links are used in the book selections. You pay nothing extra, but purchasing those titles through these links will provide me with a small bit of money. Fries aren’t cheap, yo!


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Eat With Your Eyes

Butterjoint Fries and Aioli

Butterjoint on FryDaysInPGH Podcast

Butterjoint Fries and Aioli on FryDaysInPGH Podcast

The restaurant at Butterjoint

The bar at Butterjoint

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Catch up on Batch 09, Part 1 here!

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