The Culinary Vegetable Institute at The Chef's Garden provides the world’s most forward thinking and creative chefs with a place to exchange knowledge, experiment with new ideas and discover cooking and growing techniques using the canvas of the most flavorful, colorful and nutritious vegetables on the planet.
The Culinary Vegetable Institute is located in Milan, Ohio. Often described as “a piece of New England in northwestern Ohio”, Milan is the birthplace of famed inventor Thomas Edison.
Located a short 45 minute drive from Cleveland’s Hopkins International airport, and just off of the Ohio Turnpike, the CVI is conveniently located for our guests near and far.
Exit on Route 13 (Mudbrook Rd.) and travel south approximately 4 miles. The Culinary Vegetable Institute is on the left side of the road (look for a sign indicating the entrance).
From the Turnpike: Take Exit 118 (Route 250) and travel south towards Norwalk for 1 mile. At the first traffic light turn left onto Route 13 (Mudbrook Road). The CVI is approximately ½ of a mile on the right side. You should see the sign indicating the entrance. If you cross over the turnpike you have gone too far.
GPS Address: 12304 Mudbrook Rd. Milan Ohio 44846