Chef Shiva Ramoutar
Shiva Ramoutar, General Manager of Cantina Laredo Hallandale (The Village at Gulfstream Park), is a well-known restaurateur with 15 years in the industry, the last three years of which has been with Consolidated Restaurant Operations, Inc. (CRO). A native of Trinidad, Ramoutar studied aviation at Embry Riddle, before launching his culinary career. During his career, he has opened more than 60 restaurants. Most recently he opened the Cantina Laredo in Tampa, breaking company records for opening day sales. Health conscious, Ramoutar enjoys chef-driven restaurants that feature fresh and organic food that are rich in culture. He has lived in many cities throughout the U.S. in his career, but his favorite location is South Florida. In his free time, he runs marathons and 10k races, spends time at the beach, and enjoys mountain climbing and cliff diving.