KLIF Radio Host Jay Maymi Talks With Chef Gorji

“KLIF Gorji In the KLIF Radio Studio with Jay Maymi KLIF radio talkshow host Jay Maymi talks with Chef Gorji about his journey from being an Engineer in Scotland to being chef-owner of an acclaimed restaurant in Texas, creator of a gourmet sauce line and author of a "New Mediterranean Cookbook."They discussed what it takes to leave a successful career as a mechanical engineer and venture out into a new experience in the restaurant and food industry. Jay Introduces Gorji Gourmet Sauces To His Radio Show Audience The engineer turned chef began bottling Gorji Gourmet ...

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Dallas Observer Names Gorji in Top 100 Restaurants Again in 2020

Artisan Experience Series   Read about the list and how they choose at The Dallas Observer View the full list Here     Gorji restaurant named #15 on Dallas Observer Top 100 Restaurant list 2019   The Top 100 Dallas Restaurants, No. 15: Gorji is very nearly a one-man show, with chef-owner Gorji buying the ingredients, answering phone calls for reservations, greeting each table and cooking dinner with the help of a tiny handful of waiters and kitchen staff. The dining room is small, the atmosphere is intimate and each table is booked for only one party per ...

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Thrillist Romantic Restaurants in Dallas

“Thrillist Thrillist Top 20 Dallas Romantic Restaurants Thrillist Romantic Restaurants article by Steven Lindsey lists his picks for intimate dinners and memorable date nights in Dallas. A Dining Experience at Gorji, One of the Most Romantic Restaurants North Dallas Cozy, seven-table space for New Mediterranean If ever there was a restaurant specifically designed for romance, it would be Gorji. With zero televisions, no children allowed, and a dedicated server to wait on you all night long, it may be hard to go on a date anywhere else after this experience. Better still, the ...

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Restaurant Health Inspection • Score of 100 • Gorji Restaurant

Artisan Experience Series Gorji Gets Another 100 Health Inspection Score in 2020! Restaurant Health Inspection Score 100!—Two Years in A Row "We have flirted with a 100 several times before. In 2017 and then again in 2018 we made it! We are very proud of this achievement. Cleanliness is as important an aspect as everything else in the restaurant industry," says Chef Gorji   Restaurant Health Inspection Score 100!—Two Years in A Row "We have flirted with a 100 several times before. In 2017 and then again in 2018 we made it! We are very proud of this achievement. Cleanliness ...

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  • December 9, 2020

Best Service: Gorji #1 By Opentable Diners

“OpenTable     Outstanding Service By Gorji, #1 in DFW OpenTable asks, "Looking for restaurants with the best service in Dallas?" Each month OpenTable analyzes more than 400,000 new diner reviews. Gorji is rated #1 in the top 10 restaurants with the best service in DFW.  Gorji restaurant strives to provide an enjoyable evening with their policies of no double seating, no TVs, no children and no tipping. It seems OpenTable diners agree with others that it is truly a dining experience!

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Fox 4 Good Day Features Chef Gorji

“OpenTable Fox 4 Good Day Show Presents Gorji's Pan Fried Gnocchi and Texas Chili Chef Gorji demonstrates his Pan Fried Gnocchi and Texas chili on Fox 4 Good Day morning show. The has been featured as an appetizer on the Gorji restaurant menu. At the restaurant Chef makes the Texas chili recipe with his Gorji Gourmet Pomodoro Sauce.  

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Gorji Makes Yelp’s Local Top 3

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D Magazine Visits Gorji Restaurant

“D   D Magazine: Gorji Is Still Cooking Just For You Even after 16 years, it still feels like Gorji is cooking just for you at his namesake restaurant. “Gorji combines elegance and simplicity with a particular talent for lightness, a willingness to let herbs speak and lushness complement without burdening," says D Magazine Food Critic, Eve Hill-Agnus As reported by D Magazine: "Perhaps you have long heard that Gorji is a hidden oasis, a Mediterranean secret presided over by Mansour Gorji—owner, chef, chief provisioner, host, server, and promoter. Last ...

Gorji, Dallas’ First Fine Dining No Tipping Restaurant

“no-tipping-canary-by-gorji” Fine Dining Gorji Restaurant In Dallas Joins National No-Tipping Trend Canary By Gorji (Now shortened to Gorji) became the first no-tipping restaurant in Dallas, TX November 2016. Read press release at PRNewswire. Chef-Owner, Gorji, who has long contemplated the bold move, says "it was not an easy decision to make, but thinks it is a win-win policy for everyone, the back of the house, the front of the house and positively impacts guests’ dining experiences." New No Tipping Restaurant Equalizes Pay Between Front and Back of the House Now those behind the scenes ...

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Canary By Gorji: #1 for Food and Hospitality In Dallas!

renzell-rating-top-3 restaurants-dallas-“ width= Canary By Gorji Rated A Top Restaurant In Dallas By Renzell #1 for Food and Hospitality and #3 overall Named one of the top three restaurants in Dallas by Renzell rating system, Canary By Gorji ranked #1 for food and #1 for hospitality among the 48 Dallas Renzell restaurants. With a score of 98.45 for food and 97.65 for hospitality, Canary By Gorji the romantic, fine dining chef restaurant took the top spots in both categories. Since Canary's menu is wine and beer only and does not have cocktails to rank for this gave an overall ranking of number three with Flora ...

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Gorji Wins Steak Championship Two Years In Row

“Texas Back-To-Back Texas Steak Cook-Off Champion Two years in a row (2004/2005) Chef Gorji won the famed Texas Steak Cook-Off in Hico, TX. The Texas Steak Champion competed two times against some of the best restaurants and chefs in Texas including The Palm, Morton’s, Rough Creek Lodge, Al Biernat, Grady Spears, David McMillan and Tim Love. "Chef Gorji won back-to-back statewide Texas Steak Cook-Offs a decade ago, and although he has retired from cook-offs, the judges could wander into his restaurant tomorrow and hand him another medal. — it is one of the best in the ...

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Holiday Gift Packs For Foodies On Your List

“Gorji For The Friends That Like Good Food Free Delivery - 20 mile radius from Gorji Restaurant  4 PACK NOW AVAILABLE Two Gorji Gourmet Sauces, Specialty Italian Pasta and Portuguese Wine from Douro - $69  6 PACK  Four Gorji Gourmet Sauces, Specialty Italian Pasta and Spanish Tempranillo Wine - $99   Add Cookbook for $30 plus tax   Put together gift packs for your friends that like good food. Gorji Gourmet Sauces, Specialty Italian Pasta, Mediterranean Wine and Gorji Cookbook. Call To Order - 972-503-7080   Gorji Gourmet ...

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  • December 9, 2020

Gorji Take Out Menu with Prix Fixe Selections and Wines

“Take "Have a reason to celebrate?  Do It Safely as the Pandemic Winds Down." KRISTINA ROWE | MARCH 31, 2021 Black Mission Figs Are Here! The season doesn't last long. See this week's TAKEOUT 3 course prix fixe menu featuring black mission figs. Last week for complimentary chilled summer champagne Throughout the summer Gorji has been offering a complimentary bottle of champagne when you order a 3 course prix fixe dinner plus a bottle of wine. To order please call the restaurant and leave your phone ...

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  • November 14, 2020

17 Years of Food and Friends At Gorji

Wine Pairing It Has Been a Wonderful 17 Years. Thank You! During the month of March, celebrate our 17th Anniversary with a complimentary glass of French Champagne per person with the 3 Course Prix Fixe menu that changes twice a week.         Celebrating 15 Years In March of 2018  Canary By Gorji restaurant observed its 15th Anniversary with a pizza and wine pairing. I am especially proud of this 15-year milestone and appreciative of everyone helping us celebrate this happy event.  

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  • March 5, 2020

Wine Tasting & Pizza at Gorji New Mediterranean Cuisine, Dallas, TX

“napa   Gourmet Pizza and Texas Wine Tasting at Gorji Restaurant Tuesday, January 28, 2020 6:00 p.m. Enjoy 3 different crispy skillet pizzas with Texas grown Mediterranean grapes that have won double gold, gold and bronze in the Houston International Wine Competition 2019. Proud to present Reddy Vineyard Wines, a pioneer in the Texas Wine Industry for more than 20 years. Eric Sigmund, their sommelier will be presenting and answering your questions. Reservations & Pre-Payment Required Seating is limited, call to reserve 972-503-7080   “Texas Wine ...

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Skillet Pizza Class with Chef Gorji & Whole Foods

“Gorji Gorji's Skillet Pizza Class at Whole Foods Dallas Skillet pizza classes by Chef Gorji at Whole Foods were held two times in 2019. At Highland Park store in June and at Plano in October. Over the years Gorji has done these skillet pizza classes at other stores as well as partnering with Whole Foods in other events. He represented them at Chefs for Farmers and The Hendricks Foundation's Taste of Elegance. Award-winning Chef Gorji began bottling his gourmet sauces in 2007, in response to demand from customers at his local restaurant. Diners often described them as ...

Texas Chili Made with Arrabiata Sauce Gives Avocado Appetizer a Kick!

“chef   Avocado Appetizer with Texas Chili Made with Gorji Gourmet Arrabiata Diavolo Sauce Texas Chili Avocado Appetizer that will delight your guests. Serve the spicy Chili made with arrabiata sauce over a grilled chilled avocado and top with a dollop of yogurt and chopped chives. Gorji Gourmet Foods Arrabiata sauce brings a clean tasting zing with a kick, but doesn't linger. Use Gorji Gourmet Arrabiata Diavolo, the winner of the Golden Chile Award, for the spicy tomato sauce in your bean less chili recipe. Chef Gorji serves the avocado  appetizer at Gorji New ...

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  • December 21, 2019

Wine Dinners at Gorji Restaurant

wrath_philosopy Chef Gorji Wine Dinners Wine dinners hosted by Chef Gorji at his namesake restaurant in Dallas, TX feature multi course dinners paired with domestic and international wines. They often feature winemakers, owners, sommeliers or representatives from the featured wineries. Gorji Wine Dinner Features Lebanon’s Oldest and Largest Winery D Magazine Article"...Gorji’s tiny restaurant in North Dallas, Gorji has always been a treasure... Later this month, Gorji’s fall cooking class and wine dinner will feature another treasure: Lebanese winemaker ...

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  • April 15, 2019

Cooking Technique Classes Followed By Three Course Dinners

“chef Gorji Techniques Cooking Class Cooking Classes Feature Techniques and Dinner Paired With Wine Chef Gorji's cooking classes featuring cooking techniques are followed by three course dinners paired with wine at Gorji Restaurant. Held every three or four months, these in-demand events are usually filled up in the first few days after announcing the date. He keeps these classes small because of limited space in Gorji's kitchen. They are  offered about four times a year and the spots always fill quickly. New Mediterranean Cuisine Tips & Techniques at Gorji cooking ...