Chef Matt Balke is Leaving The Rustic

The Rustic chef, Matt Balke, is leaving.

Just in: Chef Matt Balke, who left Bolsa last June for The Rustic is leaving. Calls out. Developing.

Update: Chris Zielke (Bolsa, Smoke, Foundry) says Balke is headed to Smoke in the OC and will move up to Plano when the second location opens.