Accolades

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"New Jersey Event Venue Highlights: Casino Resorts, Historic Mansions and More"

Olon

Oceanfront dining at Olon is included as part of the special offerings at Tropicana AC.

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"Take a culinary trip around the world without leaving South Jersey"


Amada at Ocean Resort and Casino was mentioned as the place to explore Spain with leaving South Jersey.

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"More than 50 restaurants participating in this summer's Old City Eats"


Amada and The Olde Bar were mentioned among the group of participants in this years Old City Eats festivities.

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"The Best Damn Whiskey Bars in the United States"

Village Whiskey

The Manual featured Village Whiskey as one of the best Whiskey Bars in the US

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"NOW OPEN ON THE WATERFRONT IN NEW HOPE: Luxurious boutique hotel, exciting new restaurant and event space"

Stella New Hope

Bucks Local News highlights Stella's opening.

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"Seafood in Philly: The Ultimate Guide"

The Olde Bar

The Olde Bar was listed as one of the "Best Seafood Restaurants in Queen Village and Old City" by Philadelphia Magazine

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"Celebrity Chef Opens Bucks Co. Restaurant: See Inside"

Stella

Patch takes a look inside our new restaurant and venue, Stella

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"Chef Jose Garces Opens Stella"

Stella

Bucks County Magazine highlights Stella's opening!

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"Stella: Chef Jose Garces opens restaurant in New Hope"


The Philadelphia Business Journal talks about Stella's opening!

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"12 Places To Go For SIPS That Don’t Suck"

Balcony Bar

Balcony Bar was featured as a top place to go for SIPS!

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"The 10 Essential Restaurants in Atlantic City"

Olon, Okatshe

Olon and Okatshe where featured in Eater's Atlantic City piece!

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"Eat Your Way Through Philadelphia’s Historic Distric"

Amada

Amada was featured in Eater Philly's piece about where to eat in Philadelphia's historic district!

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Pride Brunch at Ortzi

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June 29th

Ortzi Pride month brunch featuring live jazz by Bedlam Swing Jazz group was feature in the New York Metro

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"Garces expanding into Bucks County, opening Stella in New Hope"


Philly Bite talks about our new restaurant opening!

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"Father's Day Specials in Philadelphia"

The Olde Bar

The Olde Bar's Father's Day specials were featured in Philly Bite Magazine!

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"Peep Inside Jose Garces’s New Hope Restaurant Overlooking the Delaware"

Stella New Hope

Take a look at Philly Mag's preview of Stella by Jose Garces

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A Day Away: Sip your way through Philly on a City Wine Tour

Amada, The Olde Bar

Amada and The Olde Bar were mentioned as stops on the city's Wine Tour

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New Orleans Coffee Shop Plans to Make a Big Splash in Austin


Our sister company PJ's Coffee is making big moves!

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Great Chefs Event to assemble 40 chefs, foie gras cotton candy, and family fun


Chef Jose was mentioned as one of the chefs participating!

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How to Spend the Perfect 24 Hours in Philadelphia

Volvér

Volvér's Tasting menu was mentioned as a great way to spend time in Philly!

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7 Places to Rosé-inspired drinks on National Rosé Day

Tinto

Get your rosé inspired drinks at Tinto

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Best Post-Theater Restaurants in NYC

Ortzi NYC

Ortzi was featured as one of the best places to eat after seeing a show!

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The 25 Best Burgers In Pennsylvania, USA

Village Whiskey

Village Whiskey made Big Seven Travels best 25 burgers in PA list!

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Philadelphia Burger Joint Named Best In PA By The Daily Meal

Village Whiskey

Village Whiskey's Burgers take the crown again!

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A backstage pass to where food and football collide


Garces Catering mentioned as curator of the first course at this years Beats 'n Eats charity event.

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Al Dia: "Family-style dining at Aqimero"


One of our former chefs from 24 and JG Domestic helps curate a refreshing take on South American cuisine in the heart of a gorgeous hotel lobby.

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Sushi Hatsu, from a veteran chef, riffs on Japanese cuisine in Ambler


Former Garces Catering Chef Harrison Kim Opens his Own Sushi Restaurant

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Jose Garces' tips for barbecue as grilling season begins


Chef Jose gives KYW the best tips for grilling

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FYI Philly: Taking the fun outside: Best things to do outdoors, rooftop bars


6 ABC mentions Balcony Bar at the Kimmel Center as one of the best things to do it philly!

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6ABC's Down at the Shore

Olon

Our very own Chef Maria from Olon was featured on 6ABC showcasing her Strawberry Sushi!

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"Winging It: Famous Wingery WOW Café Is Now WOW American Eats"


Chef Jose helps with WOW American Eats' new menu

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"Not your father's Atlantic City: It's time to give the New Jersey beach town another look"


Our Atlantic City Locations, Olon, Okatshe, Amada, and Distrito, were featured by Capital Gazette

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"6 Places to check out while hanging at Ocean Casino Resort"

Amada, Atlantic City

Atlantic City Weekly listed Amada at Ocean Casino Resort as one of their suggested places to visit while in AC!

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"Tacos in Philly: The Ultimate Guide"

Distrito

Distrito was featured in Philadelphia Magazine's Best Tacos in Philadelphia Segment

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"5 fun things to do in Philly this week" - Metro Philadelphia


Learn more about Beats 'N Eats, supporting Irvine's foundation that increases opportunities for our veterans and members of the military.

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An Inside Look With Chef Jose


CBS 3 takes a look inside our Test Kitchen.

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"The Burger Joint Everyone Is Talking About In Your State"

Village Whiskey

Village Whiskey was voted by Delish to have one of the high rated burgers in PA! We are Thrilled! See slide 39 for the feature.

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Memorial Day Specials

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Check out our Memorial Day Specials, featured on Philly Voice!

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"Where to hit the culinary jackpot in Atlantic City"

Olon

Olon, located in the Tropicana Atlantic City, was feature in the New York Post

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The seafood tower at The Olde Bar is something to talk about!


Check out Philly Mag's story on the best seafood towers in the city. Visit The Olde Bar to get yours!

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Spruce Street Harbor Park

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My PHL 17 gets in the Kitchen with Chef Brooks!

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Best Spring Happy Hour


Amada was listed in Philadelphia Style's Spring happy hour segment!

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"Where to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Philly"


Distrito and Buena Onda were featured in Philly Bite's Cinco De Mayo piece!

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Where to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Philadelphia


Distrito is featured in a roundup of where to celebrate Cinco de Mayo.

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Atlantic City Dining Listing


Garces restaurants in Oceans Resort and Tropicana are listed amongst Atlantic City's go-to dining list

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The Best Places to Eat in Philadelphia


Our very own Tinto was featured in a roundup of best spots to eat in Philadelphia.

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In Good Taste


Jose Garces is featured in an article by Philadelphia Style Magazine surrounding the ways the restaurant industry in Philly has evolved over the past 20 years.

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Graduation Season


We have the perfect options for you to give your grad the best celebration. Whether you'd like to host a private event at one of our locations or have a party catered at your home or venue of your choice, Garces Events is here to help you!

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2019 RiskSec Conference


SC Media is hosting their post conference cocktail and networking event at JG Domestic! Register now and receive a discount.

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"Where to go for Easter Brunch in Philly"


Amada was featured in the Metro Philadelphia's Easter Brunch segment

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Open Table's Diner's Choice

The Olde Bar

We are pleased to announce that The Olde Bar was named one of Open Table's 2019 Diner's Choice locations!

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11 of the best foods to serve at a wedding, according to chefs


Read what Chef Jose says are go-to, classic dishes for any wedding!

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PhillyBite Magazine


Village Whiskey was featured in PhillyBite's "Where to Indulge in Philly's Most Decadent Foods" piece!

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A Full Plate: Jose Garces


Suburban Life Magazine features Chef Jose Garces in their February issue.

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National Margarita Day: Where to Drink in Philly


Distrito and Buena Onda were featured in places to drink in Philly for National Margarita Day.

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Where to Celebrate National Margarita Day


Distrito was featured in a roundup of places to celebrate National Margarita Day by Philly Style Magazine.

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Winner of 13th Annual 'Best of Weddings 2019' by The Knot


Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts venue was named as a 2019 winner of The Knot Best of Weddings awards!

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Top Taco Festival


Jose Garces mentioned as a new participant in 2019’s Top Taco event, Thursday, March 14th at 7PM.

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The Most Romantic Restaurants in Philly


Amada is featured as a date night classic and one of the most romantic restaurants in Philadelphia.

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Nirvana food, wine festival returns to Sanctuary resort in April


Jose Garces named among other notable chefs participating in The Nirvana Food and Wine Festival this April.

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These 9 Restaurants are giving Vegans a Valentine's Day to Remember


Amada’s vegetarian menu is featured in a roundup of restaurants that are vegan/vegetarian friendly for Valentine’s Day.

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Weekend picks: Cupid's Undie Run, Lunar New Year at the Rail Park and more.


Tinto is included in a roundup of weekend picks and recognized for their largest menu revamp since opening.

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Philly Voice


Our very own Amada and Distrito were included in a roundup of 15+ restaurants Offering Special Valentine’s Day Dinners!

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Eater Philadelphia


Volvér was featured in The Eater's Philadelphia Chef's Tasting Menu Segment! "Jose Garces’ Volvér has gone through a few conceptual changes in the last five years, but it remains one of the most interesting dining experiences around"....

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Valentine's Day


Valentine's Day, Thursday, February 14th through Saturday, February 16th we will be offering special tasting menus for you and your special someone. Check out our participating locations and make your reservations.

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6 Cheese Dishes for National Cheese Lovers Day


Distrito's Queso Dip was featured in Philly Mag as a go-to dish for National cheese Lover's Day!

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PHL 17 visits Amada for the start of Restaurant Week.


My PHL 17 steps into the kitchen at Amada to see whats cooking.

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ABC's Localish - Volvérs Milk & Cereal


Volvér's Milk & Cereal was featured on ABC's Localish segment.

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Restaurant Week Favorites


Amada featured as one of the “longtime favorite” restaurants participating in restaurant week and also featured in the article as offering curated special lunch and dinner menus.

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Philadelphia Top 5 Whiskey bars to visit now


Village Whiskey tops the list of best whiskey bars in Philly.

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Start the New Year in Style


Volvér is featured as one of three restaurants offering "fine far" during Center City Restaurant Week.

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7 holiday cocktail recipes from Philly mixologists are easy enough to make at home


Recipes and directions on how to make The Olde Bar’s “Fumoir de Noel” cocktail at home.

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Philly's 20 Biggest Winners of 2018


Jose Garces named among 19 other notable Philadelphians as a “winner” of 2018.

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FOX29 Ya' Gotta Try This


FOX29 'Ya' Gotta Try This' featuring Jose Garces creating the Caramel Egg dish at Volvér.

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Volvér is one of Philadelphia's greatest lounges


Philadelphia Style Magazine's January issue includes Volvér as one of four "Greatest Lounges" in Philadelphia.

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Five local chefs share what they eat during the holidays


Jose Garces, along with other local chefs, share their holiday food traditions.

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20 Romantic Restaurants for Celebrating Special Occasions in Philly


The Olde Bar is included in a list of romantic restaurants in Philadelphia

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Best Restaurants in Philadelphia


Amada listed as a long-running Philadelphia spot that "doesn't seem to be going anywhere anytime soon."

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Lucky 13


Inside the best restaurants in Atlantic City's casinos, featuring Amada, Ocean Resort

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Gamble on These Fun Things to do in Atlantic City


Suggestions on how to have a great day in Atlantic City

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Jose Garces Revamps the Menu at The Olde Bar


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Philly restaurant community toasts cocktail maven, Katie Loeb


Cocktail Maven, Katie Loeb, is honored after her recent passing. She played a major role in the Philadelphia food industry, including creating the opening drink list for Amada - where her red sangria is still a best-seller.

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There are three locals on 'Top Chef' Season 16 - and one wins Episode 1


Natalie Maronski, worked under Jose Garces for 10 years, most notably at Volvér, wins Episode One

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The Knot: Best of wedding - Hall of Fame


Garces Group was a Knot Best of Weddings winner! Congratulations to our Garces Events teams for all their amazing work!

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Truly unique football party ideas that really score.


Thanksgiving & CO list some great football party bites. The list includes a a “Miami Dolphins Cuban Sandwich” inspired by Chef Jose.

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Christmas Eve Dinner Recipes From Chef Jose Garces


CBS Philly featured Chef Jose in a holiday recipe segment! Check out his recipe for Slow Roasted Pork and more!

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16 Recipes for Kale, the Vegetable Everyone Loves to Hate


Vice Munchies features Jose's Caldo Verde Soup for go-to kale recipes

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Eat here now


Olón is featured in a roundup of restaurants to eat at in Atlantic City

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How Professional Chefs Throw the Ultimate Friendsgiving


This article features Jose alongside other notable Chefs on his method of perfecting the Turkey using different cooking methods.

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Tinto's movie production closure


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

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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!

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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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The RH 25


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

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Volvér's New Tasting Menu


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

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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

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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-

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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.

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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 http://www.phillymag.com/philadelphia-wedding/2017/08/02/cira-centre-atrium-jg-domestic-modern-minimalist-greenery-wedding/#X5gmOPOLYsftD7pl.99

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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.

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WHERE TO GET A GREAT BURGER AROUND PHILLY


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.

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24 wins Best of Philly


Philly Mag awards 24 "Best Restaurant for Kids"

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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

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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.

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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

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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.

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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

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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

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Tinto Is Turning Tento


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

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Great NYC Restaurants For Graduation Dinners


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

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Weddings: Jayna Patel and Chip Schofield


The winners of our Mamma Mia Wedding Giveaway are featured in Philly.com

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FooBooz reviews 24


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

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VIDEO: Sneak Peak at Tropicana


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

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2017 Forbes 5 Star Rating


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

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2 Bells for 24


24 receives a VERY GOOD review from Philly.com's Craig LaBan

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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.

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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

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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.

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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

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Eleven Chops That Prove Downtown Is The Steak Capital of NYC


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

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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.

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The RH 25


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

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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

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Chef Jose Garces’ First Taste of New York City

The Forbes Travel Guide
August 10, 2016