Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations
Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations was an American travel and food show on the Travel Channel; it also airs on the Discovery Travel & Living channel around the world. In it, host Anthony Bourdain visits overseas countries, cities worldwide, and places within the U.S., where hosts treat him to local culture and cuisine. The series premiered in 2005 on the Travel Channel. The format and content of the show is similar to Bourdain's 2001–2002 Food Network series, A Cook's Tour. The Travel Channel announced that season 9 will be the show's final season. Season 9 premiered on September 3, 2012 and concluded with its series finale episode on November 5, 2012.The special episode Anthony Bourdain in Beirut that aired between Seasons 2 and 3 was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Informational Programming in 2007. In 2009 the series won the Emmy for "Outstanding Cinematography For Nonfiction Programming".
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Season 1Rent or Buy
S01 E01Jul 26, 2005
Paris: Why the French Don't Suck Jul 26, 2005 Tony's debut episode of this new series has him visiting Paris. He explores the city's famous catacombs, tries some absinthe, checks out one of the city's major meat markets, and spends the night in the room where Oscar Wilde died.
S01 E02Aug 2, 2005
Iceland: Hello Darkness My Old Friend Aug 2, 2005 This week Anthony travels to Iceland, where in winter the volcanic islands see only about four hours of sunlight a day. Anthony finds the darkness comforting and learns how the Icelanders contend with the dark days - eating, drinking, and pumping iron!
S01 E03Aug 9, 2005
New Jersey Aug 9, 2005 Tony visits the state of New Jersey. He takes us on a trip through his birthplace trying to dispel some common misconceptions of the garden state. We learn about the Sopranos and other NJ landmarks as Tony reminisces.
S01 E04Aug 16, 2005
Vietnam: The Island of Mr. Sang Aug 16, 2005 Tony travels to the far away country of Vietnam, where he meets up with an old friend (who also happens to work for the People's Committee) with whom he traverses the ancient culture. He ends up going on a trip that takes him through isolated villages and finishes on an island resort, owned by the mysterious Mr. Sang.
S01 E05Aug 23, 2005
Malaysia: Into the Jungle Aug 23, 2005 Today Tony travels to south east Asia. He has always been fascinated by the notion of "natural fusion," the way cuisines and cultures blend over the centuries. He's particularly fascinated by Malaysia, where Chinese influence has mixed with Malay, Indian, Nyonya and indigenous Borneo culture.
S01 E06Oct 11, 2005
Sicily Oct 11, 2005 While in the small country of Sicily, Tony is treated to tripe at the II Capo Market. He tries a spleen sandwich with the President (of Sicily). And, Tony attempts to determine where you can find the greatest cannoli.
Season 2Rent or Buy
S02 E01Mar 28, 2006
Asia Special: China & Japan Mar 28, 2006 In this special two-hour season two premiere, Tony's culinary journey takes him to the main hubs of Asian cuisine: Japan and China. In Japan, he visits Osaka, where he learns all about the Hanshin Tigers-Yomiuri Giants baseball rivalry; to Japan's version of vaudeville, manzai; and to kuidaore (eating oneself to ruin) where he samples takoyaki, okonomiyaki and later sushi. From there, Tony meets up with an old friend, Michiko, and they travel to Kisoji for a water purification ritual; learn the exchange of meishi and help celebrate Obon. Later, Tony attends a Hanshin Tigers game.In China, a country Tony has never visited, he attempts to tackle as much of its cuisine and culture as he can in a short period of time. Beijing is Tony's first stop, where he samples Peking duck, the nasty bits of a sheep, and a variety of noodles at a noodle house. Tony gets a lesson in Chinese calligraphy and visits a doctor for some traditional Chinese medicine such as acupuncture, fire cupping, and electroacupuncture. From there, Tony is off to Sichuan province, where he receives an unorthodox ear cleaning, visits the Jianfu Temple, center of Taoism during the Tang Dynasty, and samples Szechuan hotpot. He ends his visit in a village outside of Chengdu for a family dinner that uses the old methods of Chinese cooking.
S02 E02Mar 28, 2006
Japan Mar 28, 2006 Tony and Andy, a native, dine on roasted pig in Caicay, attend a posh party at a hacienda, search for a Chuppacabra in the jungle, meet the undefeated boxing champion, Miguel Cotto, and travel to Ponce to take in the Festival of the Virgin Mary.
S02 E03Apr 4, 2006
South Florida Apr 4, 2006 Tony begins his exploration of outer Miami in the vibrant Creole enclave of Little Haiti. Later, he heads out to the vast subtropical preserves of the Everglades. And in South Beach he visits a dive bar, Club Deuce.
S02 E04Apr 11, 2006
Peru Apr 11, 2006 Tony meets famous Peruvian chef Gastón Acurio, tries Peruvian Ceviche and goes sightseeing in the capital city, Lima. Then he travels to a village in Tambopata, the Peruvian jungle, and tries piranhas and goes through unique experiences. Finally he visits the city of Cusco to try new stuff in a local market and Machu Picchu, where he tries to find peace of mind.
S02 E04Apr 10, 2006
Peru Apr 10, 2006 Anthony Bourdain is on a mission to obtain personal enlightenment, and his travels bring him to Peru, a land of ancient culture, rich cuisine, and vibrant people. He dines in Lima, meets members of a Peruvian Eseeja tribe in the jungle and much more.
S02 E05Apr 18, 2006
Quebec Apr 18, 2006 Anthony visits a duck farm/processing plant to see how foie gras is made, teaches a class at the Montreal Culinary Institute and plays hockey with a local university hockey team.
Season 3Travel | Rent or Buy
S03 E01Jan 2, 2007
Ireland Jan 2, 2007 Ireland is steeped in history and traditions, both oral and written. It is also steeped in the myth that it has the worst food on the planet. New York chef and travel television host Anthony Bourdain is traveling to Ireland to dispel those myths.
S03 E02Jan 9, 2007
Ghana Jan 9, 2007 Tony Bourdain heads to the African nation of Ghana. While there, he sees the startling contrast of old Ghana to modern Ghana. The old ways include slavery, forts and the military. Modern Ghana celebrates with interesting food and music.
S03 E03Jan 16, 2007
Pacific Northwest Jan 16, 2007 The Pacific Northwest is filled with everything - history, coffee, fresh produce, trees and obsession. Chef Anthony Bourdain is setting off to visit the land introduced to us by Lewis and Clark, to rediscover it.
S03 E04Jan 23, 2007
Namibia Jan 23, 2007 Tony learns how the locals from Namibia survive in a primarily desert country.
S03 E05Jan 30, 2007
Russia Jan 30, 2007 Tony Bourdain meets up with his old friend Zamir to explore Russia, Zamir's homeland. The food is hearty, and the company intriguing when the two meet up with a former spy. Tony spends most of the trip seeking revenge on Zamir for an incident that happened in Uzbekistan.
S03 E06Feb 6, 2007
Los Angeles Feb 6, 2007 Tony travels to LA where he explores the other side of the high-powered town. SWAT teams, roller derbies, and musicians are all part of the LA experience.
Season 4Hulu | Travel Channel | Rent or Buy
S04 E01Jan 8, 2008
Singapore Jan 8, 2008 The country of Singapore is serious about food. The cuisine of Singapore borrows from Chinese, Indian, Malaysian and Indonesian traditions. Along the way, it uses the cheap and plentiful ingredients of the the country to make the food available everywhere.
S04 E02Jan 15, 2008
Berlin Jan 15, 2008 Tony explores the contrasting sides of Berlin. He is both repulsed and and attracted to the good and the evil in the city.
S04 E03Jan 22, 2008
Vancouver, BC Jan 22, 2008 Vancouver (in British Columbia) has a flourishing film industry, beautiful landscapes, and a progressive food scene.
S04 E04Jan 29, 2008
Greek Islands Jan 29, 2008 Unhappy past experiences have Tony kicking and screaming as he succumbs to a visit to Greece. Often surrounded by music, dancing men, various firearms, and distilled local spirits; he discovers how a history of invasion, occupation, and deprivation have shaped the Greek cuisine over the centuries.
S04 E05Feb 5, 2008
New Orleans Feb 5, 2008 Hurricane Katrina has infinitely changed the city of New Orleans. As Tony explores the impact the storm had on the city, Tony discovers that the heart and soul of the city is still alive.
S04 E06Feb 12, 2008
London and Edinburgh Feb 12, 2008 There is something alluring and menacing in the air throughout the UK when it comes to the people, the scenery, and especially the cuisine, and Tony is off to try and discover what that mystique is.
Season 5Travel Channel | Rent or Buy
S05 E01Jan 6, 2009
Mexico Jan 6, 2009 Anthony Bourdain discovers the beauty behind the street food of Mexico.
S05 E02Jan 13, 2009
Venice Jan 13, 2009 Tony's mission, on this trip, is to step away from the Venice of tourists and into the Venice of Venetians. Venice is an extraordinary city filled with ancient monuments, sprawling palazzos, quaint cafes, and vibrant markets.
S05 E03Jan 20, 2009
Washington, D.C. Jan 20, 2009 Tony Bourdain is in Washington D.C. to explore this city of contrasts - democrat vs. republican, affluent vs. poor, visible vs. invisible, black vs. white.
S05 E04Jan 27, 2009
Azores Jan 27, 2009 Having worked in kitchens alongside many generations of Azorean Portuguese immigrants, Tony decides it’s time to find out more about their motherland and explore the culture that molded so much of New England’s heritage. He hops from one island to the next while on the archipelago, dining on potatoes, pork, sausage, cabbage, shellfish, Portuguese soup and washing it all down with Gin and Tonics.From the hot springs in Furnas on Sao Miguel to one of the most remote locations in the world on Sao Jorge, and onto the beautiful wine making region of Pico, Tony experiences the best of Azores.
S05 E05Feb 3, 2009
Chicago Feb 3, 2009 Anthony heads to Chicago where he examines the cuisine and culture which the windy city has to offer.
S05 E06Feb 7, 2009
Food Porn Feb 7, 2009 Tony presents a XXX selection of all that's lip-smacking and luscious in the world. For hardcore viewers only.
S05 E07Feb 17, 2009
Philippines Feb 17, 2009 Anthony Bourdain visits Manila, the second-largest and most well-known city in the Philippines. He'll meet up with travel author and foodie Claude Tayag for some traditional Pampangan seafood. Later on, Tony pairs up with Augusto, runner-up for the "No Reservations" FAN-atic Special casting call, in Cebu City.
Season 6Travel Channel | Rent or Buy
S06 E01Jan 12, 2010
Panama Jan 12, 2010 Tony travels to Panama, which is rumored to have originated from an Amerindian word meaning "an abundance of fish." One of Tony's stops includes the Mercado de Mariscos, a swank new fish market to sample the national go-to dish: ceviche.
S06 E02Jan 19, 2010
Istanbul Jan 19, 2010 As the largest city in Turkey, Istanbul is home to vibrant and diverse cultures and cuisine. Tony explores this massive city, meeting new friends and tasting world-class food along the way.
S06 E03Jan 26, 2010
Brittany Jan 26, 2010 Brittany's reputation as one of France's most alluring culinary corners has lured Anthony Bourdain here to uncover its succulent secrets.
S06 E04Feb 2, 2010
Prague Feb 2, 2010 With the help of some local experts, Anthony Bourdain tests the new culinary landscape in the "city of spires."
S06 E05Feb 9, 2010
Hudson Valley, NY Feb 9, 2010 Tony visits cities in Hudson Valley in New York State, accompanied at times by food writer Michael Ruhlman. He enjoys local crabs, visits his alma mater The Culinary Institute of America and Mohonk Mountain House, and has lunch with actor Bill Murray in Yonkers. He also meets his biggest challenge, the 10 year old daughter of Michael Pardus, Sierra.
S06 E06Mar 2, 2010
Ecuador Mar 2, 2010 Tony meets with local chefs and foodies who help him sift through the endless amount of meat skewers, fish stews and street food stalls of Ecuador.
Season 7Travel | Rent or Buy
S07 E01Mar 1, 2011
Haiti Mar 1, 2011 Tony visits Haiti, a country dealing with a cholera epidemic and an impending hurricane. During his trip, Tony meets with Sean Penn in the tent city built by his relief group. At the end of his trip, Tony is unsure of what the future will hold for Haiti.
S07 E02Mar 8, 2011
Cambodia Mar 8, 2011 Tony visited Cambodia 10 years ago with what he now views as a narrow perspective of the world. Now he sees the parallel between Cambodia's development since then and his own maturation and seeks to reconnect with this historically rich country.
S07 E03Mar 15, 2011
Nicaragua Mar 15, 2011 Most Americans know Nicaragua best for the Iran-Contra affair of the 1980s, but what is this country like now, over 20 years later? Tony visits locals young and old to find out what it means to live in Nicaragua today.
S07 E04Mar 22, 2011
Vienna Mar 22, 2011 Blood sausage, hunting, pastries and something called "Pus Stick" challenge Tony's pre-conception of Vienna as a pastry-filled "Sound of Music" nightmare.
S07 E05Mar 29, 2011
Ozarks Mar 29, 2011 Anthony Bourdain heads to the rugged lands of West Plains, MO, backdrop of the book and Oscar-nominated film Winter's Bone.
S07 E06Apr 12, 2011
Brazil Apr 12, 2011 The mighty Amazon -- called the last great undiscovered culinary frontier by Chef Ferran Adria. It is here that Tony has come to immerse himself in undiscovered gastronomical treasures and search out a legendary and delicious Amazonian creature of the deep.
Season 8Travel | Travel Channel | Rent or Buy
S08 E01Apr 10, 2012
Mozambique Apr 10, 2012 Tony travels to Mozambique and finds himself in a mysterious, post-colonial Africa. From Portuguese ruins on Mozambique Island, to the vibrant metropolis of Maputo, Mozambique doesn't look like anyplace Tony has been so far.
S08 E02Apr 17, 2012
Kansas City Apr 17, 2012 Tony Bourdain travels to Kansas City, MO, the BBQ capitol of the world with pal Zamir Gotta in search of the best barbeque. While there, Tony meets up with musicians, Dan and Patrick of The Black Keys for some serious finger licking meat.
S08 E03Apr 24, 2012
Croatian Coast Apr 24, 2012 Croatia's Istria and Dalmatia regions are toured. Included: swimming with bluefin tuna; truffle hunting.
S08 E04May 1, 2012
Lisbon May 1, 2012 Once the center of the richest empire in Europe, Lisbon now faces one of the worst financial crises in the EU. But even as it struggles with rising debt and unemployment, Tony finds out that Lisbon is experiencing a cultural and culinary renaissance.
S08 E05May 8, 2012
Japan: Cook It Raw May 8, 2012 Tony heads to Japan for the gastronomic event that is, "Cook it Raw," which brings together some of the best chefs in the world and throws them into an unfamiliar environment with unknown ingredients.
S08 E06May 15, 2012
Finland May 15, 2012 Anthony Bourdain heeds the calls of his Finnish Facebook fans and takes a trip to Helsinki, Finland. Tony joins musician Sami Yaffa for a liquored-up tour of the world's only pub tram, a bloody sauna and an unexpectedly exciting dinner with a cabbie's mother.
Season 9Rent or Buy
S09 E01Sep 3, 2012
Austin Sep 3, 2012 Tony visits Austin, Texas, during the annual South by Southwest music festival and hangs out with the band Sleigh Bells for a seafood boil.
S09 E02Sep 10, 2012
Sydney Sep 10, 2012 Tony travels to Sydney, Australia. Tony dives with sharks at Oceanworld Manly in Sydney, visits the sheep farms of the blue mountains and the chic innovative restaurants of the big city, samples fresh seafood, old school charcuterie, and the ubiquitous Australian barbie.
S09 E03Sep 17, 2012
Sex, Drugs and Rock & Roll Sep 17, 2012 In this special episode Tony dives into the holy trinity - Sex, Drugs and Rock & Roll, from recording music in the Mojave Desert with Queens Of The Stone Age to a tutorial on making food porn to burning cocaine in Panama.
S09 E04Sep 24, 2012
Emilia Romagna Sep 24, 2012 Tony travels to the Emilia-Romagna region of Northern Italy with American expat chef Michael White. Tony races a Ferrari around the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari racing circuit in nearby Imola.
S09 E06Oct 8, 2012
Seven Deadly Sins Oct 8, 2012 Old clips from the show are used to show examples of the seven deadly sins. The episode includes several new animated segments, featuring Tony, Zamir and others.
Season 12Rent or Buy
S12 E04Oct 23, 2014
Asia Files - Volume 4 Oct 23, 2014 The best of Anthony Bourdain's Asia trips in The Asia Files - Volume 4.
S12 E06Nov 6, 2014
Europe Files - Volume 1 Nov 6, 2014 Get the best of Tony Bourdain's Europe trips in The Europe Files - Vol. 1.
S12 E07Nov 13, 2014
Europe Files - Volume 2 Nov 13, 2014 The best of Anthony Bourdain's Europe trips in The Europe Files - Vol. 2.
S12 E08Nov 20, 2014
Europe Files - Volume 3 Nov 20, 2014 The best of Anthony Bourdain's Europe trips in The Europe Files - Vol. 3.
S12 E09Nov 27, 2014
Europe Files - Volume 4 Nov 27, 2014 The best of Anthony Bourdain's Europe trips in The Europe Files - Vol. 4.
Season 13Rent or Buy
S13 E01Jan 1, 2015
US Files - Volume 2 Jan 1, 2015 The best of Anthony Bourdain's US trips in The US Files - Vol. 2.
S13 E05Jan 29, 2015
US Files - Volume 6 Jan 29, 2015 The best of Anthony Bourdain's US trips in The US Files - Vol. 6.
S13 E11Mar 22, 2015
The Caribbean Files - Volume 1 Mar 22, 2015 Anthony Bourdain's Caribbean trips in The Caribbean Files - Volume 1.
S13 E12Mar 29, 2015
The Caribbean Files Volume 2 Mar 29, 2015 The best of Anthony's trips in Jamaica, Cuba and the Dominican Republic.
S13 E13Apr 5, 2015
Eastern Hemisphere Files Vol 1 Apr 5, 2015 Bourdain's Australian trips in The Eastern Hemisphere Files - Volume 1.
S13 E14Apr 12, 2015
Eastern Hemisphere Files Vol 2 Apr 12, 2015 Bourdain's trips in The Eastern Hemisphere Files - Volume 2.
Season 14Rent or Buy
S14 E01Oct 2, 2014
Asia Files - Volume 1 Oct 2, 2014 Anthony Bourdain takes us back to his favorite places in Asia. In this volume, he explores the Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand and Japan. He tastes everything from goat to cockles and encounters one animal he won't eat... monkeys!
S14 E02Oct 9, 2014
Asia Files - Volume 2 Oct 9, 2014 We've compiled the best of Anthony Bourdain's Asia trips in The Asia Files - Vol. 2. He explores Thailand, India, China and Japan. Tony gets a taste of Indian street food and hits the slopes in China, braving the unbearable cold.
S14 E03Oct 16, 2014
Asia Files - Volume 3 Oct 16, 2014 We've compiled the best of Anthony Bourdain's Asia trips in The Asia Files - Vol. 3. He visits Sri Lanka, India and China. Tony dines on fish head curry and visits the world's tallest bungee jump... will he take the plunge?
S14 E06Jun 7, 2015
This is War Jun 7, 2015 Beneath crumbling ruins, Tony finds great people and delicious foods.
S14 E07Jun 30, 2015
Street Food Jun 30, 2015 Tony eats his way across the world, one street vendor at a time.
Season 15Rent or Buy
S15 E10Mar 14, 2015
Latin America Files - Volume 5 Mar 14, 2015 The best of Bourdain's Latin trips in The Latin America Files - Vol. 5.
S15 E12Jan 19, 2017
Chef Edition Jan 19, 2017 Tony is getting up close and personal with a few of his chef friends.
S15 E13Jan 19, 2017
Mad for Mollusks Jan 19, 2017 Tony's on the hunt for the greatest bivalves of the world.
Season 16Rent or Buy
S16 E01May 2, 2015
Whole Roasted Piggie May 2, 2015 It's all about the pig. Tony travels the globe eating his favorite animal.
S16 E02May 9, 2015
Bar Hopping May 9, 2015 Need a drink? Tony takes us around the world, one bar a time.