Philadelphia, PA - Chef Jose Garces announces Chef Chance Anies as the next Chef in Residency at Volvér on Kimmel Cultural Campus. Chef Anies' residency will run from November 15 to January 8, 2023. Funding will both help Chef open a brand new brick-and-mortar restaurant and raise money for his selected charity Hope for Kids.
Garces Chef in Residency at Volvér on Kimmel Cultural Campus
Anies's menu will include Lumpia, Pandesal, Embutido Meatballs, Arroz Caldo, Short Rib Kare Kare, Pork Munggo, Pancit Palabok, Pinakbet, Leche Flan, and Turon. For the new Chefs in Residency Program, each Chef will showcase their top signature dishes on the Volvér menu for six to eight weeks, alongside Chef Garces' signature Portuguese-inspired dishes. Through a unique donation program in partnership with the Garces Foundation, each Chef in Residency can raise money to support their work with their current restaurant or to use it to start their next culinary journey.
Volvér's hours for the season will be from Wednesday to Sunday, from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm, with a special pre-theatre menu served from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm and happy hour from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. Reservations are now available at www.volverrestaurant.com, via OpenTable, or by calling 215-670-2302. Celebrate the art of fine dining by following Volvér on social media at @volverphl @chefjosegarces and @garcesgroup. All guests to Volver must be vaccinated per Kimmel Cultural Campus policy. Volver is located at 300 S. Broad Street, in Center City, Philadelphia.
"From my mind, Chef Chance represents the hard work and dedication that we need to persevere in a challenging industry," said Garces."He's a prime example of the best of food culture and entrepreneurship. His drive to succeed is compelling. It's fantastic to have an opportunity to host so many food cultures under one roof. We're very excited to be able to introduce Filipino cuisine to our guests at Volvér. "
“Garces’ Chef in Residency program shines a spotlight on leading area chefs, highlighting their unique culinary talents and backgrounds,” said Matías Tarnopolsky, president, and CEO of The Philadelphia Orchestra and Kimmel Center, Inc. “Please join us in celebrating Chef Chance Anies for raising the profile of Filipino food in our region.”
For the new season of Volvér, Garces fans, foodies, arts patrons, neighbors, and visitors will once again come together to celebrate the art of fine dining in the dual-concept space that features a giant oval bar and lush lounge on one side and a performance kitchen where Chefs bring cuisine to the center stage on the other. Chef Chance Anies is the second Chef in Residency for 2022-2023, following Chef Reuben "Big Rube" Harley.