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Meet the Team

Would you like to meet the folks who work here?

A bit about our team...


Our goal is to provide you with food and service that makes your evening not just enjoyable but memorable.
We take pride in the overall quality of our business and we expect this from our staff as well.

We are fortunate to have long time staff that cherishes our philosophy and work hard in making everything happening. Below you get to know the owners and staff who make your dinner out a success

Meet the team...



Thomas Nay, owner

Swiss born and -trained chef with 30 years of kitchen experience in many hotels and restaurant kitchens in Switzerland and Canada. Together with wife Ines, they started Allegra restaurant in 2005. Hobbies include fishing, skiing and photography.


Ines Nay, owner

Swiss born into a Hotel/Restaurant owning family, Ines spent all her life in the industry. Now raising their two daughters she has taken on the roll of background support. Hobbies include horseback riding and skiing


Caitlynn Benson, server

Born and raised in Cranbrook, Caitlynn is currently attending the College of the Rockies to pursue her career as a Nurse. In her spare time she enjoys camping, hiking, and horseback riding.




Celeste Farmer, server

She has been studying and practicing in the healing arts since 2000. As a mother to two young children, much of her time is spent happily parenting - and teach dance classes. She is passionate about all the finer things in life ~ family and friends, food, music and movement and all the wonders of nature.