Chef Alfred Portale has been at the kitchen helm of Gotham for 29 years. His presence at Gotham has let the restaurant a remarkable consistency earning Gotham five consecutive three-star reviews (1985, 1989, 1993, 1998 & 2011). Chef Portale opened Gotham Steak in the Fontainebleau Resort in 2007, which the Miami News recognized as Best New Restaurant and Best Steak House.
As the Managing Partner at Gotham Bret Csencsitz is responsible for daily operations at Gotham Bar and Grill. Bret has worked with Chef Alfred Portale for the past six years on expanding the Gotham brand. In 2008 they opened Gotham Steak at the Fontainebleau Resort and in 2010 he led the restaurant to a record fifth 3-Star review from The New York Times.
Cassandra Csencsitz is a New York based Arts and Beauty writer. She is the Communications Manager for Trish Mcévoy Beauty where she creates all brand copy and manages all corporate communications. Cassandra is a regular contributor to American Theater Magazine, where formerly she was an editor.