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Top Chef is a reality series featuring competing chefs that has run on Bravo for over 15 seasons. The regular judges and hosts on the series include Tom Colicchio, Padma Lakshmi and Gail Simmons. We have covered some of the episodes here on Shoppers Shop over the years.

Nicholas Elmi Talks Top Chef on CBS This Morning
Nicholas Elmi talks Top Chef and his restaurant Laurel on CBS This Morning. (2014-03-01)

Top Chef Masters Returns in July, This Time the Sous Chefs Also Compete
Bravo's Top Chef Masters returns on July 24th. This time the sous chefs have a separate competition, which affects the main competition. (2013-06-05)

Padma Lakshmi Dons Sweater Dress on Top Chef
Padma Lakshmi looked great in a white sweater dress on the latest episode of Top Chef. (2012-02-24)

  • Video: Chef Rick Bayless Gives Outdoor Grilling Tips
    Chef Rick Bayless offers MarketWatch's Amy Hoak a tour of the outdoor kitchen in the back yard of his Chicago home. (2011-05-30)

  • Top Chef: The Musical - It Could Happen
    New York Magazine reports that Top Chef: The Musical could be happening. (2011-05-14)

  • Top Chef's Marcel Vigneron to Star in Marcel's Quantum Kitchen on Syfy Channel
    Marcel Vigneron of Top Chef fame is starring in a new Syfy reality series called Marcel's Quantum Kitchen. (2011-03-20)

    Padma Lakshmi Dons Bikini on Top Chef
    Padma Lakshmi donned a bikini and heels for episode 14 of Top Chef. (2011-03-19)

    Bialetti Forms Partnership With Fabio Viviani
    Bialetti, an Italian cookware and coffee maker brand, has announced a partnership with Fabio Viviani. (2011-02-07)

  • Video: Eric Ripert Vlogs About Top Chef All-Stars, Offers to Teach Jamie How to Cook Fish
    In this video posted by Bravo, last season's judge Eric Ripert, chef of New York's top seafood restaurant Le Bernardin, recaps last night's All-Stars episode. (2011-01-14)

  • Video: Gail Simmons' Big Night Out
    Gail Simmons, judge on Top Chef and host of the new Top Chef Desserts, was pretty excited for the premiere of her new show. (2010-09-16)

  • Top Chef: Crab Abu Ghraib
    Last night's Top Chef director has a very sick sense of humor. (2010-07-15)

  • Season 7 of Top Chef Takes Place in Washington D.C.
    Season 7 of Top Chef will take place in Washington D. (2010-06-13)

    Fabio Viviani Cooks Thanksgiving Side Dishes
    Chef Fabio Viviani, author of the Cafe Firenze Cookbook and former Top Chef contestant, visits Kathie Lee and Hoda to demonstrate some Thanksgiving dishes. (2009-11-14)

    Top Chef Spin-off Will Focus Just on Desserts
    Attempting to make desserts has often doomed chefs on Bravo's reality show Top Chef. (2009-10-26)

  • Neil Patrick Harris Talks Judging Chefs on Top Chef Masters
    Neil Patrick Harris is one of the guest judges on Top Chef Masters, a new version of the popular Top Chef reality show. (2009-06-17)

  • Top Scallop T-shirt in Bravo Store
    Bravo is actually selling a hilarious Top Scallop shirt for $19. (2009-03-10)

  • Top Chef Spinoff: Top Chef Masters
    E Online reports that Tom Colicchio is helping produce a new Top Chef spinoff called Top Chef Masters. (2009-02-11)

  • Daniel Boulud Reveals the Secrets of Top Chef's Best Quickfire Challenge
    We are absolutely obsessed with Top Chef around here. (2007-10-01)