clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Allison Vines-Rushing Out at MiLa and More

Award winning chef Allison Vines-Rushing has departed MiLa, and bar manager Max Messier is OUT at Square Root.

Nikki Mayeux

Allison Vines-Rushing has left MiLaTodd Price reports, the restaurant she helped opened with her husband Slade Rushing seven years ago in the Renaissance Pere Marquette. Slade Rushing recently departed to takeover as executive chef at the upcoming reincarnation of Brennan's. No word just yet on Vines-Rushing's

Update 2:45 p.m: Todd Price reports that Vines-Rushing has no immediate plans, other than spending time with family and potentially taking some private chef jobs.

Todd Price also reports that Max Messier is OUT at Root Squared, the upstairs craft cocktail lounge he helped open with Phillip Lopez and Max Ortiz at the Lower Garden District tasting-menu restaurant Square Root.  No word on a replacement yet.


817 Common Street, New Orleans, LA 70112 504 595 6774

Square Root

1800 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA