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2015 & 2016 Chefs & Special Guests

Arnold Myint // @ArnoldMyint

This Top Chef and Next Food Network Star contestant and chef/owner/partner of THREE restaurants is the NEW host of The DTLA Dinner Club!! A Nashville native, he cut his chops working in Jean Georges Vongerichten’s culinary empire. Click to visit his website for a peek inside his amazing world of food and fun.

Jose Huizar // @josehuizar

The honorable council-member from the 14th district brought his lovely wife earlier this year for an open forum discussion on the issues effecting our neighborhood over a fantastic meal. We are all happy that he won the election and will continue to represent us. 

Josh Gray-Emmer // @joshgrayemmer

Your former host of The DTLA Dinner Club, Josh has moved to Bali and passed the baton to Chef Arnold Myint! He's the owner of BridGE, a Downtown Los Angeles centric consulting company, and long time resident of the Historic Core neighborhood. 

Robin Alberts-Marigza // @robinalbertsm

Known as the queen of the biscuit, her last dinner included four different types, one for every course. She's a member of the NationBuilder family and has been a regular sous and lead chef at The DTLA Dinner Club. 

Mike Moschella // @mikemoschella

An ACTUAL Kentucky Admiral (that's one step up from a Kentucky Colonel), Mike is a frequent guest of The Dinner Club as well as our official whiskey educator. His collection of spirits and wealth of knowledge are always a lot of fun. 

Gregory Garman // @gregorygarman

One of our special guests this summer, Gregory was our DJ from Colorado for the big Sunday Funday event this year. He's also played at The Sundance Film Festival, The Winter X-Games, Art Basel, The LiveNation JayZ afterparty and many more. 

Markus Bold // #Mark_Us_Bold_Catering

Also a Downtown Los Angeles resident, Markus has a catering company specializing in quick comfort food done with his own personal flare. We were treated to buttermilk fried chicken and a homemade tangy asian sauce. 

Phil Kregel // #GrillWithPhil

A frequent sous and head chef, his name gives away his specialty, it's all about grilling with Phil! He's even got his own youtube show! One episode was filmed at The DTLA Dinner Club HQ, now go do some googling. 

Sophie Balmer // SibylSophia

Did you spot the beautiful flowers in the photos of the last Dinner Club event? Sophie did that. She's a NationBuilder family member as well as being a resident of The Dinner Club HQ building. She's nearly a pro-chef! 

Carlin Scrudato // @Cscrudato

Another NationBuilder family member, this force in the kitchen can COOK! She's done a few now and everything is always top of the line. Carlin has some of the coolest friends around and they always come out for her cooking. 

Ryan Vaillancourt // @RVaillancourt

One of the original members of the Wednesday Night Dinner crew, Ryan is a resident of The Dinner Club HQ and a multi-time sous and lead chef. He's always one of the favorites, and is always sold out. 

Joe Conte // @JoeConte

Former resident at The Eldorado, Conte brings the vegan to The DTLA Dinner Club. 


Whole Foods Market DTLA

As a true member of the community, Whole Foods Market sponsors awesome programs around the neighborhood, and The DTLA Dinner Club is honored to be among them. All ingredients for The DTLA Dinner Club are sourced by #WFMDTLA. 

The Choubacha Family

Kevin and Chanel Choubacha have graciously donated a complete set of "Made in LA" glasses to The DTLA Dinner Club. Thanks guys!!

Ploom Vaporizer Products

Sleek, portable and the absolute pinnacle in vaporizing, the Ploom is a totally unique smoking experience. They sent teams to give away and educate our guests on The Ploom and the Pax. 

Border Grill Restaurant

We got to meet the Top Chef Masters founders at their downtown LA location, for a very special dinner, and then they sent chefs to us for three dinners. We love Border Grill!! 

The Vegan Vine Wine Company

Owned by Celebrity John Salley, this company is dedicated to a quality cruelty free product that tastes amazing and is affordable for everyone. We are honored to have had them as a previous sponsor. 

The Los Angeles Philharmonic

For one amazing evening we got to eat with the musicians before the show and sit right behind the orchestra for the whole thing. Waves from the musicians made the night. Everyone went back. Mission accomplished. 

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