About Chef Garces
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“The Latin Road Home” is more than Chef Jose Garces’ new cookbook: it’s also a travelogue and a memoir, offering a fascinating and personal look back at the food traditions that have shaped his culinary career.
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Garces Group Events
Totally Tacos Cooking Class
Join our Chef de Cuisine, Maria Schmidt, on Wednesday, July 6, and learn to make the fun, flair and festive Modern Mexican cuisine of Distrito! This class is hands on and is perfect for all culinary skill levels. The class includes food and a selection of seasonal margaritas. The class is held at Vovler located at The Kimmel Center. Space is limited and reservations are required.
2016 Democratic National Convention
The 2016 Democratic National Convention (DNC) comes to Philadelphia this summer. We will have extended hours during the weeklong convention and can accommodate DNC events, parties and dinners, privately and semi-privately. Contact us today to learn more about hosting your DNC event at Distrito!
About Distrito Philadelphia
- Neighborhood University City
- Food Modern mexican Small Plates
- Alcohol Full Bar, 100+ Tequilas
- Good For Groups, Couples, Private Events
- Private Events? Yes! Find out more
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Distrito boasts a variety of diverse and exciting spaces to suit any occasion, from corporate events to spirited gatherings of family and friends.