LVI Hosts Chefs For Farmers Dinner With Celebrity Chefs On Nov. 2

John Tesar, Katsuji Tanabe and Leonard Botello IV join LVI Chef Leo Morales for exclusive event; The Statler also offers special package including Chefs for Farmers Main Event tickets

LVI, the acclaimed fine dining destination located in The Statler, will host a limited-ticket dinner event that combines culinary mastery with luxurious ambience. The Nov. 2 dinner will be held as part of Chefs for Farmers Dallas, an exhilarating four-day extravaganza where Texas’s finest chefs and food artisans showcase their talents for a culinary-minded crowd. LVI will also serve dishes to guests during Chefs for Farmer’s Main Event on Nov. 5.

For this exclusive dinner, LVI Chef Leo Morales will be joined by remarkable talent including nationally recognized chefs John Tesar (Top ChefExtreme ChefBeat Bobby Flay), Katsuji Tanabe (Top Chef, Chopped) and Leonard Botello IV (whose Truth Barbeque was named No. 3 on Texas Monthly’s most recentTop 50 BBQ Joints list). The menu will feature a delectable array of thoughtfully curated gourmet dishes and wine pairings.

The dinner takes place from 7 to 10 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2. Tickets to the dinner are $195, including tax and gratuity, and can be purchased at

Make a stay of it and book deluxe accommodations at The Statler, the midcentury modern hotel that was built in 1956 – giving LVI its name. The was immediately hailed as a wonder of design and technology. The first major hotel built in Dallas in 30 years, The Statler introduced guests to the first hotel elevator music, first in-room televisions and more. LVI embraces the midcentury glamour and style that has defined The Statler since its inception.

When you book the Chefs for Farmers hotel package, you’ll also receive two general admission tickets to the Chefs for Farmers Main Event, to be held 3-6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5 at Old City Park in Dallas. Book your package, good for Nov. 2-5, at

“With the level of chef talent behind this dinner, it will be an evening guests remember for years to come,” said Morales, who also serves as chief operating officer of Refined Hospitality Concepts, which manages all food and beverage outlets at The Statler. “We’re proud to be working with Chefs for Farmers and believe in its mission to showcase chef talent and the artisanal foods our regional farmers grow.”

The Statler Dallas

1914 Commerce St.

Dallas, TX 75201


1914 Commerce St.

Dallas, TX 75201


About LVI

Much like its home, the historic Statler in downtown Dallas, LVI celebrates midcentury sophistication with a modern interpretation. Elevated bistro offerings honor European traditions of culinary excellence. Guests can expect extraordinary steaks, seafood and creative cocktails that hearken back to 1950s glamour alongside unparalleled service. For more information on LVI visit and connect with us on Instagram and Facebook.

About The Statler

The Statler is an award-winning iconic Mid-Century design masterpiece famed as one of America’s first modern hotels. The Statler brought the limelight back to Dallas with the original 1956 opening that attracted elites from coast to coast and hosted legendary performances by Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, The Jackson 5, and others. With the 2017 reawakening, The Statler is now both a hotel and residences, offering retro-forward style and elevated experiences across 159 upscale guest rooms, 219 luxury apartments, and six uniquely concepted dine and drink venues. The Statler Dallas, Curio Collection by Hilton is managed by Aimbridge Hospitality and part of the Historic Hotels of America; The Statler Residences is managed by Centurion American, and the dine and drink venues are managed by Refined Hospitality Concepts. The Statler was redeveloped and is owned by Centurion American. For more on The Statler please visit and connect with us on Instagram and Facebook.

About Curio Collection by Hilton

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