Born & raised in New Orleans Christopher Starnes (now xtofer) came back from New York with his wife Tiffany (also born & raised here) ((born in the same hospital actually)) with the intention of opening his own place. With almost 20 years experience in the restaurant and hospitality industry, Christopher Starnes brings experience from both sides of the house to his management style. A consummate bartender, Starnes’ signature cocktails consistently win awards and mentions from media. He ran the top Zagat-rated Jarnac in New York’s West Village, turning the small bistro into a notable destination in one of the United States toughest cities for restaurants. After Hurricane Katrina , Starnes worked as General Manager for Frenchmen Street’s Marigny Brasserie, where he rebuilt the business from the ground up. Starnes continues to reinvent himself now as Owner and General Manager of Three Muses.