Derik Watson

May 13, 2016 | Fall 2015 Chefs

Derik Watson

Bistro 82


Voted Best Chef of 2015 by the readers of HOUR Detroit Magazine, Derik has spent much of his career working with famed chef Takashi Yagihashi at many awarded Metro Detroit and Chicago area restaurants, including Iridescence, Tribute, & The Rugby Grille prior to taking the helm at Bistro 82. A natural talent in the kitchen, Derik is making quite a name for himself among area “foodies” and both local and national restaurant critics.