'Top Chef': Where Are They Now?
As season 7 hits D.C., we catch up with past contestants -- Kevin Gillespie, Michael Voltaggio, Stephanie Izzard, and five more -- to see how they're doing now
BRYAN VOLTAGGIO Thanks to his success on the show, his Frederick, Md.,restaurant Volt has seen a tremendous increase in business, including a two-year waiting list
Top Chef | FABIO VIVIANI The Florence native opened Firenze Osteria in Toluca Lake, Calif., with his childhood friend and business partner Jacopo Falleni in October 2009. ''Thanks
Top Chef | KEVIN GILLESPIE The co-owner/executive chef of Woodfire Grill Atlanta tells EW, ''The restaurant has become much busier since Top Chef . In fact, every night
Top Chef | HOSEA ROSENBERG Things have certainly changed for the season 5 winner. Following the show, Rosenberg has taken a smaller role at his Colorado eatery Jax
Top Chef | ELI KIRSHTEIN Following his appearance on the show, the season 6 cheftestant left his native Atlanta and the ENO Restaurant and Wine Bar for the
Top Chef | STEFAN RICHTER A native of Finland, the season 5 runner-up took his exposure from Top Chef and his European technique and launched two restaurants in
STEPHANIE IZARD Things couldn?t be busier for the season 4 champ, who plans to open her Chicago restaurant Girl & The Goat later this month.