|USA||2006||60||Reality-TV . Game-Show . Drama|
The top chef is crowned in the Season 13 finale. Before that, the final two culinarians must prepare the meal of their lives for their mentors and fallen colleagues. Appearing: Emeril Lagasse; Dominique Crenn; Jonathan Benno; Hubert Keller; Charlie Palmer; and Jean-Georges Vongerichten.
|Airs:||2016-03-17 at 21:00|
"Top Chef," though it appears to have a stable of good talent in the kitchen, so far doesn't really have much else going for it in the way of personalities.Chicago Tribune Full Review
A cooking match that has been seen so many times before in one form or another.The Hollywood Reporter Full Review
"Top Chef" seems like a no-brainer, an extension both of the interactivity of TV cooking and the art-and-craft side of reality shows, in which people are actually making things as opposed to just asses of themselves.Los Angeles Times Full Review
The series has a familiar format, but the opening episode suggests it may have some real spark to it.San Jose Mercury News/Contra Costa Times Full Review
Like Bravo's fashion winner "Project Runway," the channel's promising "Top Chef" flaunts terms of art and insiderism to give it authority.The New York Times Full Review