Josh Poletti

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2014

    Chef Chat: Sous Chef Josh Poletti is the Libertine's Unsung Hero

    Back in the Libertine's (7927 Forsyth Boulevard, Clayton; 314-862-2999) kitchen, a chef named Josh toils day in and out, feeding the bread starter, making housemade butter and cooking up a mean porchetta. No, it's not Josh Galliano. The Libertine's other Josh, executive sous chef Josh Poletti, serve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2014

    Family Meal at the Libertine: What Chef Josh Galliano and His Staff Eat Before Service

    In what we hope will become a regular series on Gut Check, "Family Dinner" goes behind the scenes of this most sacred of restaurant rituals -- the before-service staff dinner, or "family meal." This is a chance to see what restaurant chefs, servers, cooks, runners and bussers are eating before the m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2013

    First Look: The Libertine in Clayton [PHOTOS]

    After Monarch closed in early 2012, the restaurant's erstwhile executive chef, Josh Galliano, remained visible on the St. Louis culinary landscape, orchestrating pop-up restaurants through which he could continue dispensing Southern staples. Now you can find his cooking at a permanent location. Th ... More >>