Tinto's movie production closure

Tinto will be closed from October 12th - October 30th for the filming of a movie.


Philadelphia’s Amada: Chef Jose Garces’ Modern Spin on Classic Tapas

Amada was featured in the Daily Meal, a popular "All things food & drink" outlet.


Volvér featured on Fox 29 Center City District Restaurant Week segment!

Volvér was featured on Fox 29's Restaurant Week segment. Watch Chef Nate provide Mike Jerrick and Alex Holley with a taste of Volvérs Milk and Cereal!


Fall Cider Tasting With Chef Jose

Thursday, November 8th

Join Chef Jose for a festive fall tasting fit for the season. Visit Ortzi for their twist on the traditional Basque cider house dinner and taste a variety of ciders. You don't want to miss this!


Luna Farm Dinner Series

Luna Farm
Thursday, April 19, 2018

The Farmhouse collaboration invites guest chefs from near and far to prepare a collaborative dinner with Chef Jose Garces at Luna Farm. Our first pop up featuring Chef Marcus Samuelsson is sold out. Sign up for our mailing list for future event info.

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Volvér's New Tasting Menu

"Volvér's new tasting menu is 12 courses of art"


9 Must-Try Restaurants and Bars in Atlantic City

Although it's connected to Okatshe by the spacious Bar Olón, this breezy Latin seafood grill with an ocean view could not be more different. The menu runs the gamut from traditional surf 'n' turf to the Latin favorites Garces does so well, like empanadas


The best Philly deals for National Oyster Day

his Jose Garces revamp of the former Bookbinders in Old City is truly one of the best seafood houses in the city, from the luxurious red leather bar stools to the impeccable service of the drink slingers behind the line. The raw bar is always full of top-


Best Restaurants Near the Philadelphia Museum of Art

There's a lot of ground to cover at the main Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Perelman Building across the street and the Rodin Museum a little ways down Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Head to one of these nearby restaurants to recharge after museum hopping.


This JG Domestic Wedding is the Perfect Blend of Modern and Classic

Proof that paired-down decor is sometimes the most stylish. Read more at


15 Mouth-Watering Reasons to Follow Jose Garces on Instagram

Jose Garces has returned to South Jersey. Luckily, thanks to Instagram, we can see mouth-watering food from our favorite Iron Chef 24/7. Warning: Delicious images ahead.



Come down to Village Whiskey to experience a one-of-a-kind gourmet burger for brunch, lunch, or dinner. Be sure to come by during their “late night” hours to try one of their 200 whiskey options.


24 wins Best of Philly

Philly Mag awards 24 "Best Restaurant for Kids"


The Eater Philly Cocktail Heatmap, June 2017

Garces' newest contribution to Philly’s summer drinking scene is the Balcony Bar, a new pop-up on the balcony of the Kimmel Center overlooking Broad Street


Off The Menu

Jose Garces, the Philadelphia chef who opened Amada in Battery Park City last year, has added this Times Square outlet for Basque food, which he fell in love with while living in Spain.


Chef Jose Garces Brings Flavors Of Basque Region To New Restaurant Near Bryant Park

Chef Jose Garces mines the rich tapestry of Spanish cuisine yet again at Ortzi, which debuted near Bryant Park this week


The 13 Best New Restaurants to Check Out This Week

Philadelphia's Jose Garces, whose Amada opened downtown last year, can now count a Midtown Basque restaurant among his fleet.


First Look: Ortzi, a Basque Restaurant by Chef Jose Garces

The gist: Celebrated chef Jose Garces (winner of a James Beard award for best chef: Mid-Atlantic and owner of several restaurants including Amada, Tinto and Distrito) debuts Ortzi, his second NYC venture


Jose Garces’s Latest is One Reason to Brave Times Square

For his second NYC restaurant, Jose Garces—a James Beard-award winning chef known for both his status as a prolific restaurateur in Philadelphia (and elsewhere) and a stint as a "Next Iron Chef"—mines the rich tapestry of Spanish cuisine yet again at Ortz


Tinto Is Turning Tento

Jose Garces’s Basque restaurant is turning ten, so he’s celebrating with a big party and week-long specials.


Great NYC Restaurants For Graduation Dinners

Amada NYC made Infatuations list of restaurants to host your graduation party!


Weddings: Jayna Patel and Chip Schofield

The winners of our Mamma Mia Wedding Giveaway are featured in


FooBooz reviews 24

Garces' new all-day Walnut Street cafe shows what can happen when a restaurant does everything right.


VIDEO: Sneak Peak at Tropicana

Take a quick tour and learn about how Jose Garces came to the Tropicana Atlantic City


2017 Forbes 5 Star Rating

Volver receives a 5 Star Rating from Forbes Travel Guide for second year in a row.


2 Bells for 24

24 receives a VERY GOOD review from's Craig LaBan


Garces lands provider deal at New Hope's Playhouse Inn revival

A revitalized building next to a popular Bucks County theater will be served by none other than Philadelphia's Garces Group when it eventually opens along the banks of the Delaware River in New Hope.


12 Restaurants Offering the Finest Spanish Wines

Chef Jose Garces’ first restaurant, Amada, brings authentic Andalusian cuisine to Philadelphia’s Old City. The menu includes traditional tapas, cured meats and cheeses, Spanish flatbreads, and meat and fish dishes; a special chef’s selection tapas menu is


Forbes Travel Guide Gifts Volvér With Five Stars

Volvér, meaning "to return" in Spanish, offers a culinary meditation and represents Garces' return to his most influential culinary experiences across the globe.


The 10 Best Brunches In Washington Square, Philadelphia

Known for its nightlife and sophisticated dining spots, Washington Square West in Philadelphia boasts a bevy of exotic, farm-to-table restaurants that are unique to the city. Read ahead for the 10 best brunches in Washington Square, Philadelphia


Eleven Chops That Prove Downtown Is The Steak Capital of NYC

Amada New York ranks #1 in Eater's Downtown Steak House round up


Three New Garces Restaurants to Open at Tropicana Atlantic City in March

Tropicana Casino and Resort Atlantic City
March 3rd

Jose Garces is bringing his culinary talents back to Atlantic City with three spectacular new restaurants opening at the Tropicana Casino and Resort Atlantic City.


The RH 25

Garces named one of the "Most Powerful Multi Concept Restaurant Group's" by Restaurant Hospitality


Garces Wedding Give Away

Garces Events at The Kimmel Center

The chance to win the dream wedding of a lifetime is here for one happy couple this holiday season


Chef Jose Garces’ First Taste of New York City

The Forbes Travel Guide
August 10, 2016