Chicago, IL


Born and raised in Chicago and a self taught chef for over 11 years. Co-owner of Polombia Fulton Market. Phillipe has been a finalist on Masterchef Season 5, a contestant on Food Network's Supermarket Stakeout, Cooks vs. Cons Season 2, appeared on LIVE with Kelly & Ryan, Timeout Magazine, USA Today, WGN, CW, a finalist for World Food Championships 2018, HMS Host 2017 finalist and has worked with Fabio Viviani and Graham Elliot. Has also cooked for Scott Conant, Geoffrey Zakarian and Lorena Garcia.