About Chef

Chef Gyanendra, fondly known as Chef G, is a highly experienced culinary professional with 17+ years in the food industry with extensive culinary knowledge. He loves keeping up and challenging himself with new food trends in the culinary industry. He is an avid supporter of locally sourced produce and you will always find him strolling up-and-down the aisles of farmer markets.Chef G grew up with his family in Nepal and is now based in Calgary, AB, Canada. Chef G's wanderlust and love for food has taken him all over the world where he pursued his Culinary Diploma in Austria and Europe.He has skillfully demonstrated his expertise in food preparation, menu planning, and execution with a focus in maintaining food quality in Europe, North America, and the Middle East. Chef G is a born leader as he is known for keeping his team engaged and motivated. He has lead and inspired culinary professionals in multinational hotel chains such as, the Hyatt Regency, Hilton Hotels, Fairmont Hotels, Marriott Hotels, and Millennium Hotels.During his spare time, you will find him playing with his two kids, helping his wife in her patio garden or exploring the local markets, vineyards, wineries and the Rockies!

Chef Gyanendra

About family and origin

Tara Poudel, a connoisseur in the field of finance management and also Chef G’s wife, laid out the blueprint to bring “Aama Nepalese Cuisine” to life. She worked on the ideation, while Chef took care of all things flavour. For the name, they wanted to honour Chef G’s beloved late mother, thereby calling the place Aama Nepalese Cuisine where “Aama” means mother. We look forward to providing you with an unforgettable dining experience! Please do stop by!

What We Do?

Best of nepalese flavours, served hot!

At Aama Nepalese Cuisines, we believe that authentic food is the true testament of a country's culture and history. Tucked away in an elegant setting in Cochrane, Alberta, the ambiance is warm and cozy, assuring the time spent here along with your family and friends would be absolutely worth it! Our staff is dedicated to making sure your evening is filled with delicious memories.
When you dine at Aama Nepalese Cuisines, you are sure to see us often in your dreams! Our fresh and flavorful food will have you experience the greatest taste, satisfaction and happiness in life.

It's All About Quality!

At Aama Nepalese Cuisine, we are committed to using the freshest and highest quality ingredients in all of our dishes. We source our ingredients locally and organically whenever possible to ensure that our customers are getting the best possible flavors and nutrients in every bite. We believe that this commitment to quality is what sets us apart and allows us to offer our customers the best possible dining experience.

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