Jennifer Zavala is the Queen of Jaliscan Birria Tacos in Philadelphia
Callowhill / Mexican / Pop Ups

Jennifer Zavala is the Queen of Jaliscan Birria Tacos in Philadelphia

I have to admit, I didn’t know what birria tacos were before I saw Chef Jennifer Zavala talking about them a few months ago. She thought it was time for us to learn why we all need these traditional Jaliscan street tacos in our lives. She started doing a few birria taco popups out of … Continue reading

NEWS: Top Chef Quickfire Dining Concept to Open on January 23, Announces Executive Chef
Center City / Openings

NEWS: Top Chef Quickfire Dining Concept to Open on January 23, Announces Executive Chef

We’re home to two Top Chef-winning chefs… Kevin Sbraga and Nicholas Elmi. We also have many chefs who have appeared on the televised culinary competition… Eddie Konrad, Jennifer Carroll, Natalie Maronski, Jason Cichonski, and Jen Zavala. And while the show is yet to film here, at least we’re getting an eatery inspired by the show. … Continue reading

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Jennifer Zavala
Chefs / Women's History Month

Badass Female Chefs of Philadelphia: Jennifer Zavala

Hey. Long time, no write. I’m here. Sorta. It’s Women’s History Month and I wanted to shine a spotlight on some badass female Philly chefs I admire. Jennifer Zavala quickly comes to mind because she truly is fearless in and out of the kitchen. She’s innovative, brash, and risk-taking. What’s not to love about that? … Continue reading

Chef Jennifer Zavala Takes Over Kitchen at Steel City Coffeehouse in Phoenixville
Chefs / Phoenixville

Chef Jennifer Zavala Takes Over Kitchen at Steel City Coffeehouse in Phoenixville

Steel City Coffeehouse, located at 203 Bridge Street in Phoenixville, has recently partnered with Chef Jennifer Zavala to upgrade their already amazing menu. If you recall, she is a Top Chef Season 6 Alum, has worked for many Philadelphia restaurants, operates an illegal tamale truck, offers catering and restaurant consulting services. Here are some of … Continue reading