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Meet the Team

Marcus Fabian

Restaurant Manager

Marcus Fabian

From managing restaurants and bars all over the world, Marcus brought his passion for food and wine home to open MPD and offer the suburbs he grew up in a world class dining experience.

Chris Bonello

Executive Chef

Chris Bonello

Former Vue Group Executive Chef Chris Bonello has pulled no creative or ingenious punches expressing his love of fresh Australian produce through the MPD menu.

Aloke Kharbanda

Head Chef

Aloke Kharbanda

Another Vue group alum but more recently hailing from Ezards at Levantine Hill in the Yarra Valley. Aloke is devoted and passionate about pushing the innovative bounds of the MPD menu using fresh Australian produce be it farmed or foraged.

Christian Hargreaves

Duty Manager

Christian Hargreaves

Born and raised in the South East, Christian developed a love for the bar and hospitality working at nightclubs and restaurants in Melbourne's lively nightlife.

Steve Nicholson

Duty Manager

Steve Nicholson

Steve comes with an incredible passion for - and knowledge of – Australian and international wines. With over 10 years of hospitality experience from prestigious golf clubs and restaurants, Steve will personally take you through the cellar whilst helping you make your pick.