On November 28, 2016, the New Jersey Restaurant & Hospitality Association (NJRHA) will honor Tim McLoone as Restaurateur of the Year and both the Kunisch Family and Paul Dillion will received the Gold Plate Award, at the 2016 NJRHA Annual Awards Gala that will be held at the Liberty House in Jersey City. The Annual Awards Gala, a black tie event created to honor the winners and celebrate the restaurant and hospitality industry, is traditionally held the Monday evening after Thanksgiving and hosts approximately 350 people.
For more information on the awards, recipients or how to sponsor or attend the Gala, please contact Karen Geisel at 609-599-3316 or [email protected].
Antonio Dinis is the chef/owner of Porto by Antonio, 471 West Mount Pleasant Avenue, Livingston. Before opening his other two restaurants, Porto by Antonio in North Bergen and Munchies by Antonio in Newark Chef Antonio worked at Amano in Ridgewood.
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