TV Recap

Top Chef Seattle Episode 6: Even the Famous Come Home

Marilyn Hagerty encounters her first tamale and Chris Pratt says funny stuff.

12/13/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

TV Recap

Top Chef Seattle Episode 5: Pike Place Pickle

Padma issues an official apology to the artisans of Pike Place Market. Tom does not issue $10,000 to anyone.

12/06/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Seattle on TV

Video: Behind the Scenes of Tonight's Top Chef Episode

A look at all the construction, coordination, and confidentiality that went into the Pike Place Market episode.

12/05/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

TV Recap

Top Chef Seattle Episode 4: '50s Food Flashback

The chefs head to Canlis, where Seattle's most iconic salad proves one contestant's undoing.

11/29/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

TV Recap

Top Chef Seattle Episode 3: Turkeypocalypse

The judges head to FareStart for some turkey in the raw.

11/21/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

TV Recap

Top Chef Seattle Episode 2: A Shock at the Space Needle

Who is the bigger geoduck, Stefan or John?

11/15/2012 By K.A. Skahan

Recommended Reading

Nosh Pit Reading List

Genetically modified food, a national critic bags on Seattle, and Hot Pockets.

11/08/2012 By Seattle Met Staff

TV Recap

Top Chef Seattle Episode 1: The Ultimate Chef Test

We jump into the Seattlecentric season right away with a rousing trip to… uh, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and Atlanta.

11/08/2012 By K.A. Skahan

It's Here!

Where to Watch Top Chef Seattle's Season Premiere Tonight

Brace yourself for local chef cameos, hyperedited drama, Hugh Acheson's unibrow, and plenty of Space Needle B roll. We can't wait.

11/07/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Stalking Top Chef

Top Chef's Padma Lakshmi Talks Seattle (and Rain) on Jimmy Fallon

“I’m very chill about the hurricane…all summer, that’s what I did.”

10/30/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Stalking Top Chef

T-Doug Throws a 'Top Chef' Viewing Party

The Seattle season is officially three weeks away. And Padma's outfits aren't going to discuss themselves.

10/17/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Article

Top Chef Comes to Seattle

The city wooed the popular chef competition show with promises of total secrecy and cold, hard cash.

10/08/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Stalking Top Chef

The 'Top Chef' Seattle Tease Continues

The locally shot season premieres November 7. Here are two video previews.

10/03/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Stalking Top Chef

Bravo Announces Top Chef Seattle Air Date, Reveals Contestants

Sadly, not one Seattleite is among the ranks.

09/19/2012 By Christopher Werner

Stalking Top Chef

Seattle's Top Chef Contestants: Then and Now

A look back at the drama queens and nude modeling kings that represented our fair city.

07/31/2012 By Duke Sullivan

Stalking Top Chef

Tracking Top Chef Seattle

All these tweets, posts, sightings, and rumors can get a little overwhelming. Let’s break it down, shall we?

07/21/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Stalking Top Chef

Pulling Back the Curtain on Top Chef

Little Water Cantina’s Shannon Wilkinson, a former culinary producer for the show, on partying with leftovers, and who gets to attend restaurant wars.

07/05/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Stalking Top Chef

Top Chef Seattle Filming at Canlis?

Keep your eyes peeled for a fleet of Toyotas buzzing around Queen Anne today.

07/01/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Stalking Top Chef

10 Challenges We’d Like to See on Top Chef Seattle

Starbucks, Pike Place Market, Canlis, and Modernist Cuisine are a given. Here’s how we think it should be done.

06/29/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Stalking Top Chef

Top Chef Judges Dine at Walrus and the Carpenter

Tom, Padma, Gail, and Emeril are apparently living it up in Seattle this week.

06/28/2012 By Allecia Vermillion