Nolan Narut

Executive Chef
VU Rooftop

Chicago-born and Wisconsin-raised, Chef Nolan Narut leads the kitchen team at VU Rooftop Bar. A graduate of the Culinary Institute of America, Narut has spent time in some of the midwest’s most widely acclaimed restaurants including Lake Park Bistro, Watermark Seafood, The Everest, Ella Elli and Stefani Prime. Narut’s menu features shareable plates – from snacks, to handhelds, to build-your-own platters. VU’s flavors are globally inspired and locally mindful keeping a connection with Chicago’s rich and diverse immigrant communities.