• Network: Bravo
  • Series Premiere Date: Mar 8, 2006
Season #: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Metascore
78

Generally favorable reviews - based on 6 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 6
  2. Negative: 0 out of 6
  1. Reviewed by: Adam Markovitz
    100
    Sin City dazzle adds spice to the cooking competition's season 6 premiere....But it's the fresh crop of cheftestants that'll really whet your appetite.
User Score
6.3

Generally favorable reviews- based on 20 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 12
  2. Negative: 5 out of 12
  1. May 25, 2012
    5
    This is not the best season of Top Chef. Padma Lakshmi is really a letdown this season, she definitely lacked personality in this one. But onThis is not the best season of Top Chef. Padma Lakshmi is really a letdown this season, she definitely lacked personality in this one. But on the other hand, I do like the talent that is shone this season. Unfortunately, it is still an average Top Chef season that left me wanting more..................... Full Review »
  2. DavidK
    Sep 8, 2009
    0
    Padma has a fake personality.
  3. MikeF
    Sep 2, 2009
    4
    Chef competitions shouldn't have to be about politics. This program is laced with political pandering in cast selection.