The Chefs of Restaurant Week

Expert chefs from top Atlantic County restaurants will be cooking up mouthwatering Restaurant Week specials throughout the week. Meet the culinary masterminds behind these delicious dishes with our chef bios below.

Don’t forget to check out their recipes to recreate dishes from top Atlantic City restaurants at home and make sure you’re in Atlantic City from March 6-12, 2016 to get a taste of the fabulous Restaurant Week specials being served up all over town!




Chef Name Restaurant Name Cuisine Chef Bio(s)
Andrew Palladino A Touch of Italy Italian Chef Info
Edward Daggers AC Country Club Tap Room Bar & Grill American Chef Info
Jorge Bareto, Jr. Assaggio! Italian Chef Info
Christopher Lee Atlantic City Burger CO American Chef Info
Malceliano "Moose" Alvarez Back Bay Ale House American Chef Info
Robert Pappas Bocca Coal Fired Bistro Italian Chef Info
Aaron Gonzalez Breadsticks American Chef Info
Maximo Aguilar Broadway Burger Bar American Chef Info
Edwin Neris Buca di Beppo Italian Chef Info
Kris Neff Buddakan Asian Chef Info
Steven M. Klawitter Capriccio Italian Chef Info
Jeff Gotta Carmine's Italian Chef Info
Jennifer Galligan Casa Taco & Tequila Bar Mexican Chef Info
Rodney Seeberger Chart House Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Urs Moser Coastal Grille at Stockton Seaview American Chef Info
Victor Hoang Com Ga Ninh Kieu American Chef Info
Erica Gant Continental Restaurant Continental Chef Info
Guillermo Pernot Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar Latin Chef Info
Stephan Johnson Dock's Oyster House Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Charlie Gallegos Fred & Ethel's Lantern Light Tavern American Chef Info
Mike Ruggiano Fred & Ethel's Lantern Light Tavern American Chef Info
Sergio Soto Gallagher's Steakhouse Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Gino Iovino Girasole Ristorante Italian Chef Info
Keith Mitchell Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill American Chef Info
Carmine Favuzzi Grotto Restaurant Italian Chef Info
Giancarlo Generosi Guy Fieri's Chophouse Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Greg Huntzinger Harry's Oyster Bar & Seafood Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Jack Flanigan Il Verdi Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Kevin Cronin Iron Room @ Atlantic City Bottle Co. American Chef Info
Michael Schulson Izakaya Modern Japanese Pub Asian Chef Info
John Liccio Johnny's Cafe & Martini Bar Italian Chef Info
Joe DeGennaro Josephs Restaurant @ Renault Winery American Chef Info
James Huntzinger Knife & Fork Inn Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Maurizio Di Marco Kwi Noodle House Asian Chef Info
Brian Tsui Lillie's Asian Chef Info
Rodrigo Martinez Los Amigos Restaurant Mexican Chef Info
Dianna Peddicord Martorano's Italian Chef Info
Haluk Sahin McCormick & Schmick's Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Michael Patrick's - Gregory Farquharson Michael Patrick's Brasserie American Chef Info
Beggs Morton's The Steakhouse Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Carl Colucci Nero's Italian Steakhouse Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Syed Abbas Nizam's II Asian Chef Info
Yan Wen Liang Noodle Village Asian Chef Info
Jose Garces Olon Restaurante Latin Chef Info
Ron Reid Palm Restaurant Atlantic City Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Paul Drew Phillips Seafood Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Elio Gracia Ram's Head Inn American Chef Info
Executive Chef: Vincenzo (Vincent) Gatta Red Room Cafe Italian Chef Info
Robert Kuhns Ruth's Chris Steak House Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Lisa Savage Sage Mediterranean Chef Info
Chris Bellino Smithville Inn American Chef Info
Adrienne Armenia Sofia Mediterranean Chef Info
Kevin Kelly Steve & Cookie's By The Bay American Chef Info
Warner R. Christy IV Steve & Cookie's By The Bay American Chef Info
Nicholas Herold The Cellar 32 American Chef Info
Larry Boylan The Inn at Sugar Hill American Chef Info
Jason Miller The Melting Pot Continental Chef Info
Stephen Benzinger The Steakhouse Steak & Seafood Chef Info
Elvis Cadavid Vagabond Kitchen & Tap House American Chef Info
Rosaria Conti Valentina's Trattoria Italiana Italian Chef Info
Norman Reola Vic & Anthony's Steakhouse @ The Golden Nugget Steak & Seafood Chef Info
John Cicarelli W. L. Goodfellows and Co. American Chef Info
Wolfgang Puck Wolfgang Puck American Grille American Chef Info