Casey Thompson

Biography: This self-taught chef came to cooking via a very different route. A business major who attended the University of North Texas, Casey at one point marketed jet fuel to NASA, while running a catering business in Houston. Her first position in a high-end restaurant was as prep at The Mansion on Turtle Creek Restaurant in downtown Dallas, but she worked her way up through the ranks to sous chef under the tutelage of Dean Fearing, then Executive Chef. Now Executive Chef at Shinsei Restaurant, Casey will bring this same perseverance to the competition.

Casey Thompson's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 77
Highest Metascore: 78 Top Chef: Season 6
Lowest Metascore: 75 Top Chef: Season 5
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
2 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Top Chef: Season 8 Dec 1, 2010 Season 8 All-Star / Sous Chef Contestant 7.4
78 Top Chef: Season 6 Aug 19, 2009 Season 3 Contestant 6.3
75 Top Chef: Season 5 Nov 12, 2008 Sous Chef, Team Carla 7.5
tbd Top Chef: Season 3 Jun 6, 2007 Season 3 Contestant tbd