Peter Kuruvita (born October 1963) is an Australian chef, restaurateur and media personality, known for his rich culturally inspired cooking, highly influenced by his Sri Lankan father and Austrian mother. Peter’s family moved back to Sri Lanka in 1967 and most certainly they would have tuned into Radio Ceylon when Vernon Corea was a presenter on the ‘King of the Airwaves’ in South Asia. In 1974 the Kuruvita family moved to Australia. He is now an internationally renowned Chef.
Flying Fish 2003
Peter Kuruvita is Consultant Chef of Flying Fish Restaurant in Pyrmont, New South Wales on Sydney Harbour. The restaurant was opened in 2004. The Flying Fish serves modern Australian dishes with a strong seafood focus.
Flying Fish, Fiji
Peter opened Flying Fish Fiji in partnership with Starwood Hotels in 2008, situated on the sand at the Sheraton Fiji Resort Nadi Fiji
Steak House by Peter Kuruvita
Situated at the Westin Hotel Nadi Fiji, Peter was asked to take over the iconic restaurant after a few others attempted to bring it back to its former glory.
Noosa Beach House
Peters Latest partnership with Starwood hotels, situated in the Sheraton Noosa Resort and Spa right in the centre of Noosa’s Hastings street, the restaurant and bar have undergone a beautiful transformation and now suits its glamours surrounds.
Peter Kuruvita did a wonderful television series on Sri Lanka in 2011: