Guest Chef Night

Patois chefs blend Italian and Louisiana cuisine at Guest Chef Night

June 28, 2019

Chefs Aaron Burgau and Jonathan Lomonaco of Patois grilled, fried, and sauteed their way into Guest Chef Night this month with help from Donzhei, Dee Dee and Nicole–three trainees of […]


Chef Alex Harrell of The Elysian Bar encourages community through food

May 21, 2019

Chef Alex Harrell is no stranger to Liberty’s Kitchen. He was one of our very first Guest Chefs in 2017, then jumped at the chance to work alongside trainees last […]


Saba brings global flavors to Liberty’s Kitchen

April 1, 2019

Saba’s Chef de Cuisine Cara Peterson is no stranger to change. Chef Cara’s journey spanned the U.S., having trained and worked in kitchens from Virginia to Philadelphia–where she developed an […]


Mopho brings a taste of Southeast Asia to Southeast Louisiana

February 26, 2019

Chef Paul Chell of Mopho brought his years of cooking in India, Malaysia and in Indonesia to Liberty’s Kitchen for February’s Guest Chef Night. He and Chef Andrew (his Mopho […]


Coquette Guest Chef Night

May 24, 2018

“Food is like a lifestyle,” Jervon Francis, 19, reflects on her night working back of house alongside Kristen Essig from Coquette. She, along with three other trainees, helped run Guest […]


Guest Chef Night with Marcus Jacobs of Marjie’s Grill

March 16, 2018

        Our monthly Guest Chef Night celebration was held on Thursday, March 15th featuring Chef Marcus Jacobs of Marjie’s Grill. Attendees enjoyed an unforgettable meal that included […]