Estimated Net Worth: $2.5 million
Restaurant: Carla Hall’s Southern Kitchen
As Seen On: Top Chef
Carla is a chef, a television presenter, and a former model. Quite a bit of talent this lady has. Carla paved her way down the culinary road while she was modeling in the biggest European capitals. She fell in love with food and decided to turn her passion into a career.
Competing in Top Chef was one of the best decisions she took, as from here the only way was up. She left her mark on several restaurants and small businesses she operated, and within no time her name became known to all.
Estimated Net Worth: $5 million
As Seen On: How'd That Get on My Plate
Now, Sunny Anderson may not be titled as a 'chef', but she with no doubt deserves space between these lines. She was all enthusiastic about food and restaurants as growing up, so it was no wonder she turned her love into a career. She has hosted numerous TV shows and has become the Food Network's queen of the kitchen.
She has spread her gospel on morning shows and reality programs and is the nation's favorites (and one of the richest) food show hostess with the mostess.
Estimated Net Worth: $400 million
Restaurant: The Bedford By Martha Stewart
As Seen On: Numerous named-after TV shows
It's impossible to ignore the one and only chef and homemaker extraordinaire Martha Stewart. As an empire of anything that has to do with home-living, Stewart has been known as the high-priestess of homemaking for decades.
With a career that includes more TV shows than we can count, a never-ending list of books, pretty much any business venture you can think of, and even some time behind bars, Stewart declared in 2022 that she is going into the restaurant business. To visit her new place, take a trip to the Paris hotel in Las Vegas and look for The Bedford By Martha Stewart.
Estimated Net Worth: $10 million
Restaurant: First Street Bar and Kitchen
As Seen On: Gino's Italian Escape/Gordon, Gino, and Fred's road trip
You say Italy, you say Gino! In 2022, if you are a food show lover, there is no way you are not familiar with Gino D'Acampo. The show he stars on, Gordon, Gino, and Fred's road trip has turned him into a mega chef star known for his hilarious sense of humor, alongside his exceptional Italian cuisine talent (well he is Italian after all).
Even though Gino has exquisite restaurants, his appearance on TV shows is what made him rise to fame. His authentic Italian characteristics, make the shows that feature him unique and different. He has turned the simple native Italian dishes into ones anyone can make.
Estimated Net Worth: $2 million
As Seen On: Ottolenghi's Mediterranean Island Feast
Yotam Ottolenghi is an Israeli Born British restauranteur, chef, and writer with a wonderful story behind him. Together with Sami Tamimi, the two opened a chain of delis and restaurants, providing colorful, delightful things you can't really see anywhere else. They are influenced by their Mediterranean heritage and have become a huge success. Ottolenghi is known for the use of rare and unique raw materials and preserves his exclusive spot on the list.
He has published a number of books, all covering dishes offered in his restaurants, and believes that he has introduced vegetables in a different way. After eating veggies at Ottolenghi, the reputation of those greens changes for life.