Paul Wahlberg is one of the popular American chefs. He is the owner of ‘Walhburgers’, a restaurant and bar which also features an American reality Television series with the same name.
Besides, he has also acted in movies like ‘Max Payne’ and ‘The Happening’ as a chef.
Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity
Paul Wahlberg was born on 20th March 1964 in Massachusetts, the United States. He was born to father Donald Edward and mother Alma Wahlberg both of Caucasian ethnicity.
His father Donald as a soldier and an actor and his mother is a nurse by profession who also happens to be an exceptional cook. Paul’s parent got divorced in 1982 before he had reached his twenties.
His father Donald Edward Wahlberg died at the age of 77 years in 2008. Paul is the fifth of the nine Wahlberg children. His brothers Mark, Donnie, and Robert are well-known actors.
Paul Wahlberg: Professional Life and Career
Paul often mentions his cooking was influenced by his Sunday suppers at home with family and friends. He also learned much about cooking from his mother Alma. He worked as a caterer in his high school at the age of 16.
He served as an Executive chef for almost nine years in renowned hotels and kitchens around Boston. He owns ‘Wahlburgers’, a casual dining restaurant and bar, in partnership with his brothers Donnie and Mark which is also the subject of the television series ‘Walburgers’ aired on A & E network.
He is the owner and Executive chef of ‘Alma Nove’, a restaurant named after his mother. His struggle from the beginning days as a dishwasher in high school to a successful chef can be one of those success stories that would be admired by all.
Paul Wahlberg: Achievements
Magazines have recognized the chef that Paul is, note:
MEDIA PLANET (USA Today Supplement) (US)- December 28 2018, Vol. 37, Iss. 73, pg. 1, 6, by: Melinda Carter, “Chef Restauratuer Paul Wahlberg on Building a successful Business”.
MEDIA PLANET (USA Today Supplement) (US)- Cover page December 28 2018, Vol. 37, Iss. 73