Born and raised in Philadelphia, Chef Chad Rosenthal is a nationally recognized, self-taught chef who has achieved incredible culinary success both in restaurants and on the television screen.
Best known for his mastery of BBQ and comfort food, Chad is an acclaimed restaurateur and food innovator. He owns and manages three restaurants in the Philadelphia area including his flagship, The Lucky Well, and will soon launch Motel Fried Chicken – an industry- changing plant-forward food experience in partnership with TiNDLE.
Over the past two decades, Chad has appeared on several local and national television shows, including two seasons of Food Network Star, Chopped Grill Masters, Beat Bobby Flay (which he did), and Good Morning America. He spends much of his time on the food festival circuit, bringing his flare for cooking to the stage. With his electric personality and tangible passion for food, Chad has grounded himself as a must- see culinary entertainer nationwide.
Favorite drink: Jack on the rocks.
No lie – I have size 14 feet.
No, I do NOT want the salmon.
With three locations in the Philadelphia area, The Lucky Well serves up the best BBQ, fried chicken sandwiches and cocktails north of the Mason-Dixon line.
Experience: American BBQ, Fried Chicken and Cocktails
Locations: Ambler, PA // University City, Philly // Spring Arts, Philly
A CHICKEN Experience powered from plants. Crispy Fried and Herb Finished. Always moist and super crispy using only the freshest and highest quality ingredients. MFC is coming soon to a city near you.
Experience: Fried Chicken Sandwiches, Sides
Locations: Coming Soon!
While filming “Chopped” in Northern California, Chad was struck with inspiration to create the perfect fried chicken, followed shortly by an inspiration to create the perfect fried chicken sandwich. He spent years perfecting his recipe, and in 2020 Motel Fried Chicken was born. And while the closest MFC may be far away from you, the world's best fried chicken sandwich doesn't have to be.
With Goldbelly, you can get Motel Fried Chicken sandwiches delivered anywhere in the U.S. Can't wait a moment longer?
GET SOME NOW.