HomeEat & DrinkTable Hopping Chefs on the Move Jeff Carlson, formerly of Rat’s Restaurant, Hamilton, is the general manager at One 53, 153 Washington St, Rocky Hill (609-924-1019). By Rosie Saferstein | | March 11, 2008 Scott Jacobson, formerly of Zoe’s by the Lake, Sparta, has crossed the river and is the chef at Amsterdam, NYC. Michael Pellnitz is the chef at Ritacco’s Midtown Bar & Grill, 223 Franklin Ave, Nutley (973-320-5468). Click here to leave a comment Read more Table Hopping articles. By submitting comments you grant permission for all or part of those comments to appear in the print edition of New Jersey Monthly.