David Guas New Orleans-born and bred, TV personality and chef, David Guas, showcases the soul of the South in his Louisiana-style Arlington, VA restaurant, Bayou Bakery, Coffee Bar & Eatery. A two-time Food & Wine, People's Best New Chef: Mid-Atlantic nominee, has garnered national praise in publications like Southern Living, Garden & Gun, Saveur, and Bon Appétit for his roots in Louisiana and his passion to educate others on the importance of its influence on American foodways. About Southern Living Southern Living, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, celebrates the food, homes, places, and culture of the South. We reach 7.2 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists and fact checked for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.