Season 7

Top Chef: D.C. is the seventh season of American reality television series Top Chef and was filmed first in Washington, D.C. and concluded in Singapore. The season premiered on Bravo on June 16, 2010 and ended on September 15, 2010. The prize money awarded to the Top Chef was $125,000.

Season episodes list 7


S07E01 : House of Chef-presentatives 6.83/10 (aired on 06/16/2010)

The season will include 17 contestants, as in prior seasons. Eric Ripert will replace Toby Young on…

S07E02 : Outside the Lunch Box 6.84/10 (aired on 06/23/2010)

The chefs are asked to do their part to help end childhood obesity and support First Lady Michelle…

S07E03 : Capitol Grill 7.09/10 (aired on 06/30/2010)

The dreaded desserts take up the Quickfire where the chefs must make a pie from scratch, and then…

S07E04 : Room Service 6.65/10 (aired on 07/07/2010)

Padma's baby is hungry, so tonight's Quickfire requires the contestants to create food to tempt…

S07E05 : Farm Policy 6.74/10 (aired on 07/14/2010)

Fresh is best tonight as the chefs gather crabs for the Quickfire, and then travel to a Virginia…

S07E06 : Cold War 6.66/10 (aired on 07/21/2010)

The chefs are divided into teams to concoct entrées in a form best served cold.

S07E07 : Power Lunch 6.46/10 (aired on 07/28/2010)

The contestants prepare lunch for the movers and shakers at one of the city's most famous…

S07E08 : Foreign Affairs 6.8/10 (aired on 08/04/2010)

The chefs test their version of Ethiopian cuisine with Top Chef Masters' Marcus Samuelsson, and…

S07E09 : Restaurant Wars 6.2/10 (aired on 08/11/2010)

The most anticipated and, arguably, the hardest challenge of the competition returns as the…

S07E10 : Covert Cuisine 6.93/10 (aired on 08/18/2010)

The chefs are asked to take common recipes and create their own completely original redesigned dish.

S07E11 : Making Concessions 6.85/10 (aired on 08/25/2010)

The contestants take on America's favorite pastime when they take over the concession stands at the…

S07E12 : Gastro-nauts 6.95/10 (aired on 09/01/2010)

The chefs are tasked with adding flavor to the food American astronauts eat. The final taste test…

S07E13 : Finale (1) 6.96/10 (aired on 09/08/2010)

The competition moves to Singapore as the chefs are winnowed down to the final three.

S07E14 : Finale (2) 6.8/10 (aired on 09/15/2010)

The remaining three chefs attempt to cook the best meal of each of their lives hoping to be named…

S07E15 : Watch What Happens Reunion (aired on 09/22/2010)

The cast and chefs gather together with, you guessed it, Andy Cohen to review the season and maybe…