Flood’s (instagram) Greg Mitchell’s new 50-seat restaurant at 747 Congress Street is currently undergoing renovations and anticipating a late Spring opening.
On the personnel front Mitchell has made some key hires for for the new West End restaurant:
Billy Hager will be the Head Chef and lead BOH operations for Flood’s. He’s moving to Portland from California where he worked at Homestead in Oakland. Mitchell and Hager will be collaborating to develop the menu for Flood’s.
Caroline Richter has been hired as the Bar Manager, and is moving to Portland from New Orleans where she worked at Turkey and the Wolf. She’s also the co-founder of Shift Change which is “a not-for-profit organization engaged in sexual violence prevention, response, and education for hospitality professionals and patrons”.