Jean Denoyer

Jean Denoyer is a French restaurateur based in the United States. He has been the creator and owner of 30 establishments and 3 fashion stores focused on European fashion. He currently operates Brasserie Ruhlmann, Orsay, Le Colonial NYC, Le Colonial San Francisco, and Bar Italia. He came to New York City in 1965 and brought casual French dining to America when he opened La Goulue in 1972 on the Upper East Side.