Philippe by Philippe Chow's Stratis Morfogen: "Gansevoort Sucked the Air Out of Our Restaurant"

Philippe by Philippe Chow is scheduled to open any day at its new SoFi location. The restaurant/celebrity magnet abruptly left its location at the Gansevoort Miami Beach back in June, announcing it would open a Boca Raton location, as well as move farther south on Miami Beach.

We spoke with Stratis Morfogen, CEO of the Philippe Chow Restaurant Group about the re-opening of Philippe by Philippe Chow Miami Beach and what led to his decision to leave the Gansevoort.

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Laine Doss is the food and spirits editor for Miami New Times. She has been featured on Cooking Channel's Eat Street and Food Network's Great Food Truck Race. She won an Alternative Weekly award for her feature about what it's like to wait tables.
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