The Ory Team

Maximilian Gradl, München, Ory Bar, Gastronom

Bio Maximilian Gradl.

Managing Director / Partner

This gastronomic visionary and managerial head of venues such as Herzog, Café Vorhoelzer and Lausa Bar amongst others, leads this project. With his extensive experience and competence he ensures smooth operations and by that, great evenings.

Lukas Motejzik im Portrait

Bio Lukas Motejzik.

Bartender / Partner

This creative mind does not only convince with his unrivalled drink concepts but also with a precise eye for team members and the planning of our elaborate bar counter. Following great projects such as Zephyr and Herzog, Lukas incorporated his expertise in exactly these matters and can also be found behind the bar.

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Bio Anne Linden.


After many years of extensive practical experience and various awards at the Curtain Club and Bar am Steinplatz in Berlin, Anne will now demosntrate her talents behind the bar at Ory. A wonderful addition to the barteam!

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Bio Bilal Awni.


After three exciting years and two great bars in Beirut, Bilal broadened his knowledge at the Berlin Bartender School. After successfully graduating we are thrilled to welcome him as part of the Ory Team.


Bio Alexander Recknagel.

Marketing / Partner

Long-time partner of Maximilian and also responsible for venues such as Herzog and Lausa Bar, operates as Head of Marketing. Together with Theresa Braun, he is responsible for every aspect of external communications and events, thus for making Ory an exciting addition to Munich's gastronomic landscape.


A heartfelt thank you for the support to make our dream Ory Bar become reality:

Christian Hohenadel of Sparkasse B-W
Heiko Esdar with Hofbräu
Reiner Faltermeier with LVMH
Sebastian Tewes with Beam Suntory
Erwin Rottmair with Objekt Leasing
Esther Drasner-Wagner
Franz Stettner with Ory Gin
Moritz Gerharter with Bacardi
Swen Neumann with Campari
Marcel Wanek with Fever Tree
Christian Auer with RedBull
Lukas & Tobias with Bar Brain