Amar is the Executive Chef and Partner at the famed Broadway By Amar Santana in Laguna Beach, Ca and Vaca in Costa Mesa, Ca). Born in the Dominican Republic, Santana immigrated to the US at age 13 and began his culinary career at 16. He was mentored by some of the worlds most renowned chefs helping him develop his skills of expressing his passion through food. He as earned many accolades throughout his career, most recently Bravo’s Top Chef Season 13 runner up. By combining flavors and culinary traditions from all over the world, Chef Amar provides a truly unforgettable gastronomical experience.