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South Philly Barbacoa’s Cristina Martinez named James Beard best chef Mid-Atlantic

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Christina Martinez, co-owner and chef of South Philadelphia's Barbacoa, won the James Beard Award for best chef in the mid-Atlantic region for 2022. She was nominated for the same category in 2019 and 2020. Philadelphia's Jesse Ito of Royal Izakaya and Chutatip "Nok" Suntaranon of Kalaya Thai Kitchen were also nominated.
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South Philly Barbacoa's Cristina Martinez Wins Best Mid-Atlantic Chef James Beard Award

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Cristina Martinez, co-owner of South Philly Barbacoa, has won the Best Chef, Mid-Atlantic James Beard award. The awards were held in Chicago Monday night. For Best Chef, Mid-Atlantic: Cristina Martinez, South Philly Barbacoa in Philadelphia #jbfa— James Beard Foundation (@beardfoundation) June 14, 2022Besides serving up award-winning food, Martinez and South Philly Barbacoa have been active in the community. In May of 2021, …

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abc 6 Philadelphia

South Philly Barbacoa's Cristina Martinez wins James Beard Award for Best Chef Mid-Atlantic

Congratulations! Cristina Martinez of South Philly Barbacoa has won the James Beard Award for Best Chef Mid-Atlantic.

2 months ago·Philadelphia, United States
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South Philly Barbacoa’s Cristina Martinez named James Beard best chef Mid-Atlantic

A fan favorite of South Philly won one of the top culinary awards in the region. Cristina Martinez of South Philly Barbacoa was named best chef in the Mid-Atlantic region in this year’s James Beard Awards.

2 months ago·Philadelphia, United States
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Inquirer

James Beard Awards 2022: Cristina Martinez brings the Best Mid-Atlantic chef prize to Philadelphia

“For me, it’s an honor to win this medal, remembering all the immigrant workers in our restaurant industry,” she said in Spanish to the hundreds of attendees and a worldwide audience on Twitter.

2 months ago·Philadelphia, United States
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Philly Voice

Cristina Martinez wins James Beard award for best Mid-Atlantic chef

The restauranteur opened South Philly Barbacoa as a food cart 5 years after moving to Philadelphia from Mexico. The restaurant quickly gained acclaim

2 months ago·Philadelphia, United States
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City of Foodie Love: South Philadelphia chef Christina Martinez wins big at James Beard Awards

Philadelphia is now officially home to one of the top chefs in America - Christina Martinez, co-owner and chef of South Philadelphia's Barbacoa.

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