Meet Our Team

FOUNDED BY TWO DELAWARE NATIVES WITH A PASSION FOR PASTRIES AND A DESIRE TO KNOW WHERE THEIR FOOD COMES FROM, DE LA COEUR IS A FRENCH-INSPIRED CAFE WITH LOCALLY SOURCED, SUSTAINABLY PRODUCED FOOD – ALL MADE WITH LOVE.

Gretchen Sianni

Chef/Owner

Gretchen Sianni is a University of Delaware graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Management and a certificate from Le Cordon Bleu in Baking and Pastry Arts. She has been immersed in the restaurant business for over 7 years.

Alex Sianni

Owner

Alex Sianni has been working in the fine wine industry for more than 15 years, cultivating relationships with winemakers of bio-dynamically and sustainably farmed wines. He has also worked in restaurants in three countries. He loves to eat whatever Gretchen puts on the table.

Partners

Where Our Food Comes From

La Colombe Coffee Roasters

Philadelphia, PA

Against the Grain Farm

New Castle, DE

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