Jose Garces

Chef Jose Garces want to help immigrants in the city's restaurant industry by raising money at the 7th annual "Think Local, Give Local" benefit.
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
March 28, 2019 - 1:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia chef Jose Garces says he wants to help immigrants in the city's restaurant industry by raising money at the 7th annual "Think Local, Give Local" benefit. The event, which promises to be a celebration of food, will take place Friday evening at the Loews...
Read More
Chef Jose Garces in his Olon restaurant.
Hadas Kuznits | KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
June 28, 2018 - 6:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — During a status hearing on the sale of celebrity chef Jose Garces' portfolio of restaurants and catering business, a federal bankruptcy judge heard both parties have bumped up their investments, in what will become a new company. When auction day came and went earlier...
Read More
Jose Garces
Ceisler Media & Issue Advocacy
Steve Tawa
June 26, 2018 - 7:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Just 60 days after famed Philadelphia chef Jose Garces declared bankruptcy , his portfolio of restaurants and catering unit went on the auction block Tuesday, though a winner has yet to be declared. In a complex twist, there's only one bidder left, but they're still...
Read More
Jose Garces
Ceisler Media & Issue Advocacy
Steve Tawa
June 01, 2018 - 9:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- While a Philadelphia celebrity chef has just closed one of his restaurants, as the date approaches for a bankruptcy auction, he's already planning to open new restaurants, with familiar menus. Chef Jose Garces says the closing of his Distrito restaurant in the...
Read More
Chef Jose Garces in his Olon restaurant.
Hadas Kuznits | KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
May 23, 2018 - 8:40 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A federal bankruptcy judge has decided which Jose Garces restaurants will be in play, as the famed chef tries to move a step closer to putting his portfolio of restaurants and catering unit on the auction block. But his partners, who feel jilted, opposed the move...
Read More
Chef Jose Garces in his Olon restaurant.
Hadas Kuznits | KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
May 21, 2018 - 7:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A federal judge is hearing a celebrity chef’s plan to declare bankruptcy, and get himself out of the financial soup. But his business partners oppose the move, and are stirring the pot. Jose Garces, who began with Amada in Old City in 2005, grew his restaurant empire...
Read More
Jose Garces
Ceisler Media & Issue Advocacy
Steve Tawa
May 02, 2018 - 4:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Jose Garces, the award-winning celebrity chef, is taking the bankruptcy route on a path out of his financial mess. The Philadelphia-based chef, who owns acclaimed restaurants nationwide, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection today in Camden, N.J., as a means to...
Read More