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Chef Sam DeMarco, better known as Sammy D, is a restaurant veteran. He’s been working for over 30 years and has become a leader in modern and casual American cuisine. While his restaurants in New York have been around for many years, his Atlantic City spot, Sammy D’s, is coming up on its one year […]

Have you ever seen anything like this cake??? Assuming not. With 4 layers of yellow cake, 4 layers of pretty pink frosting, and a heap of cotton candy on top, this cake is like something out of Willy Wonka’s factory. We asked Sammy D his inspiration for this fluffy sweet masterpiece. His answer: “A perfectly […]

  Sammy D’s has been getting lots of attention from the critics since opening mid-January. See for yourself what everyone is saying…   Sammy D’s re-launches at Harrah’s Sammy D’s in Harrah’s, which is owned by celeb chef Sammy DeMarco, just reopened this summer. It’s located back by the Waterfront Shops… Press of Atlantic City.com, […]

CHEF SAM DEMARCO Chef Sam DeMarco (aka Sammy D) has been on the restaurant scene for more than 30 years making a name for himself as a leader in modern and casual American cuisine. Sam became well-known as the “Chef to the Chefs” in the late 90’s at his inaugural restaurant venture – First– an […]

1. Chef Sam “Sammy D” DeMarco exploded onto the NYC culinary scene in 1994 at age 29 with his first restaurant, appropriately named First, in the East Village. 2. At First DeMarco became known as “The King of Casual” and “Chef to the Chefs” for serving up eclectic late night fare to the heavy hitters […]

Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City Announces Arrival of Whimsical New Eatery “Sammy D’s” From BR Guest Hospitality (Atlantic City, N.J.) – Caesars Entertainment Atlantic City is proud to welcome Sammy D’s, the newest restaurant concept from notable Chef Sam DeMarco in partnership with Stephen Hanson and BR Guest Hospitality, set to open January 2012. Chef Sam […]

Chef Sammy D lives (and cooks!) by the letters FTP, his culinary motto. Wondering what exactly it means? We thought it’d be best to hear it straight from Sammy D… Q: How did FTP come about? Sammy D: Well, I LOVE acronyms, it’s funny that they have become so much more common and trendy. I […]

Conceptualized and brought to life by BR Guest Design Director Tara Oxley, the space at Sammy D’s is that of an old-school diner with decorative vintage twists. Tufted banquettes with hanging scattered lamps fill the space and create a cozy communal environment where guests will want to eat and retreat for hours on end. Black […]

Check out Sammy D’s on Philly.com! FRIDAY, JANUARY 13, 2012 ‘D’s’ is for dining And for those more interested in the stuffing of one’s face, Monday is when Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City introduces Sammy D’s. Run by New York-based celebri-chef Sam DeMarco, the 24-hour operation is an upscale alternative to the traditional steak-’n’-egg and club sandwich […]

  • We're counting down the hours until Kygo's Atlantic City concert this weekend

  • Happy National Buffalo Wing Day - let's get messy! #nationalbuffalowingday

  • We love our XL Loaded Baked Potato no matter what season it is!

  • Grab a straw and some friends and see what Sammy D's version of summer is with his Watermelon Smash drink! #drinkup #summer

  • This pizza may be big, but it's just too good too share. #yum