Chef Michael Smith of Food Network Canada fame will be cooking for two special nights at Mezzo Restaurant & Lounge.

The celebrity chef will Mezzo’s chef Pat Lizzi for a showcase of some of his award-winning dishes.

The sessions will take place on April 12 and 13, 2018. Each evening will start off with a reception at 6:00pm where guests will be greeted with a beverage and passed hors d’oeuvres before Chef Michael Smith welcomes everyone.

A 4-course dinner will then begin, with the menu in the style of Michael Smith’s The Inn at Bay Fortune on Prince Edward Island.

After dinner, 12 lucky guests will be invited on stage to perform a series of challenges which will determine “Who Wants To Be An Islander?”, with the winner being crowned an “Honourary Islander”. The winner will then, together with Chef Michael Smith, sabre a champagne bottle for their table in celebration.

Once the challenge is complete, a meet and greet will take place in the lounge where guests can purchase books and have them signed as well we take photographs.

Tickets are $235 per person, not including tax and gratuity, and are already 50% sold. Contact Mezzo Restaurant & Lounge to purchase the tickets and for more information.



Chef Michael Smith, one of Canada’s best-known chefs, is a passionate advocate for simple, sustainable home cooking and an inspiration for families creating their own healthy food lifestyle. He’s the host of Chef Michael’s Kitchen Chef at Home and Chef Abroad seen on Food Network Canada and in more than 100 other countries. He’s a judge on Chopped Canada and traveled the world for his innovative web series Lentil Hunter.

Chef Michael and his wife Chastity are the proprietors of The Inn at Bay Fortune on Prince Edward Island. They’ve re-launched the property where Michael gained international fame in the 1990s with a new spirit of five-star hospitality and an innovative dining experience, the FireWorks.