Season episodes list 16

S16E01

S16E01 : The Fastest 2 Minutes in Cooking (aired on 12/06/2018)

"Top Chef" heads to the state of Kentucky for season 16. This season, 15 new talented chefs from…
S16E02

S16E02 : Bourbon, Barrels and Burgoo (aired on 12/13/2018)

A pregnant Gail Simmons asks the chefs to feed her cravings; the chefs head to Makers Mark, the…
S16E03

S16E03 : Naughty and Nice (aired on 12/20/2018)

Richard Blais and Brooke Williamson present a Quickfire challenge; chef Eric Ripert sits down with…
S16E04

S16E04 : Surprise...It's Restaurant Wars (aired on 12/27/2018)

In a massive twist, Padma's favorite challenge Restaurant Wars comes early this year, but before…
S16E05

S16E05 : Restaurant Wars Part 2 (aired on 01/03/2019)

The Restaurant Wars causes drama and mayhem; Tom announces a double elimination piling on even more…
S16E07

S16E07 : Carne! (aired on 01/17/2019)

Lena Waithe surprises the chefs, by challenging them to make their best version of the trademark…
S16E08

S16E08 : Whatever Floats Your Boat (aired on 01/24/2019)

For an elimination challenge, the chefs are split into teams and tasked with throwing houseboat…
S16E09

S16E09 : Music City USA (aired on 01/31/2019)

The chefs take a road trip to Nashville and cook on the stage of the Grand Ole Opry for country…
S16E11

S16E11 : The Greatest (aired on 02/14/2019)

The chefs take a turn at fried chicken; chef Art Smith judges a secret herbs-and-spices blind taste…
S16E12

S16E12 : Kentucky Farewell (aired on 02/21/2019)

Tom ambushes sleeping chefs and challenges them to make a dish using ingredients harvested from…
S16E13

S16E13 : Holy Macau! (aired on 02/28/2019)

The final five chefs travel to the Chinese territory of Macau; Graham Elliot, who has a restaurant…
S16E14

S16E14 : The Tao of Macau (aired on 03/07/2019)

The final four chefs must cook with the smelly durian fruit; the chefs get a tutorial on the…
S16E15

S16E15 : Finale (aired on 03/14/2019)

It's the final showdown; the three remaining chefs must create the best four-course meal of their…