General Manager / Partner
Lark Creek Steak
Email Cheri Perlite
Drawing on more than 25 years in the hospitality industry, Lark Creek Steak General Manager/Partner Cheri Perlite works in collaboration with the kitchen and waitstaff to provide an unmatched dining experience for their guests. Previously the Genereal Manager at Yankee Pier® in Larkspur and continuing on as the GM of Cupola Pizzeria, Cheri has been a valued team member of the Lark Creek® Restaurant Group now for over 5 years.
Born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Cheri began her career at her parents’ bowling alley and restaurant, Nokomis Lanes. She spent the next 20 years serving in restaurants throughout the Minneapolis-Saint Paul area. In 2004, seeking a warmer climate, Cheri moved to California. Landing in San Rafael, she took a position at Amici’s East Coast Pizzeria, where she worked until early 2007. Prior to joining Yankee Pier as Manager in 2009, Cheri managed Red’s Java House in San Francisco.
When not busy at the sister restaurants of Lark Creek Steak and Cupola Pizzeria, Cheri volunteers for Big Brothers Big Sisters and every Thursday she spends time with her little “sister.” She also enjoys painting and makes jewelry for her sister’s business back home in Minnesota.