Top Chef Season 8
S08 E01Dec 2, 2010
History Never Repeats Dec 2, 2010 Bravo's Top Chef congregates a dream team of 18 past cheftestants who nearly won the title to return to see if they have what it takes. The 2010 Primetime Emmy Award-winning Top Chef returns to New York City for Season 8 with host Padma Lakshmi and head judge chef Tom Colicchio, alongside judges Gail Simmons and new this season, best-selling author and chef, Anthony Bourdain.
S08 E02Dec 9, 2010
Night at the Museum Dec 9, 2010 Joe Jonas challenges chefs to create a snack for children; breakfasts inspired by a dinosaur's diet.
S08 E03Dec 16, 2010
New York's Finest Dec 16, 2010 A mise-en-place relay race; chefs cook in four of New York's finest restaurants.
S08 E04Dec 23, 2010
Advantage Chef Dec 23, 2010 The chefs unexpectedly find themselves without even their knives when they are asked to make stuffing. Next up is catering an event at the U.S. Open.
S08 E05Jan 6, 2011
Dim Sum Lose Sum Jan 6, 2011 For the first time ever, Head Judge Tom Colicchio picks up his knives in the kitchen. In this...
S08 E06Jan 13, 2011
We're Gonna Need a Bigger Boat Jan 13, 2011 Contestants are taken on a fishing expedition.
S08 E07Jan 20, 2011
Restaurant Wars: One Night Only Jan 20, 2011 Fish fillet contest; chefs must open ``one night only'' restaurants in New York City.
S08 E08Feb 3, 2011
An Offer They Can't Refuse Feb 3, 2011 Designer Isaac Mizrahi judges. Contestants are judged on presentation and plating; traditional three-course Italian meal.
S08 E09Feb 10, 2011
Feeding Fallon Feb 10, 2011 In this week's Quickfire challenge, the chefs put their own spin on an old classic, fondue. For...
S08 E10Feb 17, 2011
Lock Down Feb 17, 2011 It’s a Sesame Street kind of day when the chefs find themselves cooking to please Muppet palates. Next they are tasked with making a dish at a Target store.
S08 E11Feb 24, 2011
For the Gulf Feb 24, 2011 This week, the chefs must use a deep fryer to impress the queen of southern cooking, Paula Deen. Deen is then joined by John Besh as a guest judge in the Elimination Challenge where the chefs provide the seafood at a charity event benefiting the fisherman of the Gulf region.
S08 E12Mar 3, 2011
Give Me Your Huddled Masses Mar 3, 2011 The chefs need to make something out of nothing; the contestants head to Ellis Island, where they must make a dish based on their heritage.
S08 E13Mar 10, 2011
Fit for a King Mar 10, 2011 The chefs set sail for the Bahamas, and each participates in a culinary duel against the person who was crowned the winner during their first stint on the show. Later, they create meals for Bahamian royalty, but it's a royal pain with limited cooking equipment.
S08 E14Mar 17, 2011
Island Fever Mar 17, 2011 The contestants cater a yacht club's anniversary party, but only after they have gone conch fishing.
S08 E15Mar 24, 2011
Last Supper Mar 24, 2011 In the last Quickfire of the season, the chefs will design a challenge for one of their competitors, but there is a twist. For the Elimination challenge, the chef-testants will be making legendary Chefs Morimoto, Wolfgang Puck and Michelle Bernstein, their "Last Supper."
S08 E16Mar 31, 2011
Finale Mar 31, 2011 The remaining two chefs have no time to digest what just happened as their final challenge is immediately announced. The 2 finalists choose their sous-chefs... blindfolded!
S08 E17Apr 7, 2011
Reunion Special Apr 7, 2011 This is a dramatic special reunion episode of Top Chef All-Stars. Andy Cohen hosts and talks to...