Balboa Catering moving to Frankford

“Before the Creed contract, Garfinkel was running the business out of his parents’ house, and was able to move to Fishtown and rebrand the company thanks to the catering film’s catering job. It was the Creed production that led him to name his company Balboa Catering.”


Frankford Welcomes Balboa Catering

“Executive Chef Alex Garfinkel is a graduate of the Restaurant School at Walnut Hill and has spent the last decade honing his craft at various eateries including Le Bec Fin, Lacroix, Morimoto, and Amada.”

EATER Philly

Balboa’s Night of Awe Brings Something Magical to Fishtown

"Garfinkel and Elbaum go course for course... exchanging logic-defying card tricks for inventive, seasonal fare."



This Dinner Party will be Magical


Explore Philly

Husband and Wife Duo makes waves with Balboa Supper Club

" this dynamic duo will be kicking culinary butt and taking names"

Mainline Today

Voted Best Pop-Up Dinners: AG Catering

 " Alex Garfinkel, is the king of themed dinners, bustling through notable and historic sites around Media and Philadelphia to host elaborate one-night-only feasts"


The Town

The Only Philly Area Supper Club You Need to Attend

"As if inspired by a stroll through a local garden, the dish’s landscape was crafted with both juicy slices and whole, sweet cherry tomatoes, with equally attractive accessories (grilled cucumber slices, fennel sprigs and a cooling pool of basil puree) completing the just-ripe creation."


Prepare to Dine

That Which was in My Mouth Last Night: Alex Garfinkel's Sinful Dinner Series

'Immaculate attention to detail ... the most innovative private dinner events in Philly.'


Philly Phoodie

AG Catering by Alex Garfinkel

'An unbelievable exercise in textural variety ...presentation and creativity were front and center here'



AG Catering Supper Club

'Outstanding and enlightening...a true culinary adventure'