General Manager – Executive Chef
Exechef Nicquan’s cuisine is established by using exceptional ingredients prepared with expert techniques. iMunch will offer an electricarray of traditional comfort food with a healthier twist in a casual modern space in the Brewerytwon neighborhood of Philadelphia. The iMunch menu will capture halal, kosher stylr, gluten free and vegan options using exceptional textures and taste. Great food deserves great beverages and coffees. iMunch willl also offer an array of fruit drinks, shakes and smoothies in addition to pastries and sweets to satisfy your indugences.
Exechef Nicquan was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After graduating from Harpers Ferry Job Corps, Nicquan pursued a degree in the culinary field and enrolled at The Art Institute in Philadelphia, PA. After graduation in 2003 Nicquan began his culinary career at Stephen Starr’s Alma de Cuba in Philadelphia, where he quickly learned all facets of kitchen operations and was promoted to sous chef of Starr’s El Vez restaurant. After mastering his craft as sous chef, he was promoted to Chef de Cuisune.
In 2008, Exechef Nicquan left El Vez for an opportunity at Cuba Libre Rum Bar & Restaurant, where he trained with famed Chef Gulilemo Pemot. Nicquan eventually made the move away from Cube Libre and went to Marathon Grill for the position of Executive Chef in Center City heightened the level of quality. Nicquan then moved onto team up with Executive Chef Matt Zagorksi at his Farimount/Art Museum area bistro Hickory Lane where he performed as Chef de Cuisine and Pastry Chef helping them earn a three bell review from famed food critic Craig Laban.
Exechef Nicquan is looking forward to accentuating his talents, artistry and creativity cuisine techniques with the opening of iMunch Cafe and bringing a new style of dining to Brewerytown.
To create economic value by creating an exemplary institution of culinary, cultural and communication excellence while serving all of our customers and clients.
iMunch will plan, execute & manage through strategic, symbiotic, and synergistic alliances that fully maximize our core values.