Jack Bourdain, a once famous chef, has hit rock bottom. Out of the blue, Jack is offered an opportunity to get back in the game as head chef at a top New York restaurant. There's just one problem: the owner gives Jack a mere 48 hours to fully staff his kitchen and prepare to dazzle over 300 customers including the food critic for the New York Times
Last Episode01x13 And the Award Goes To... Aired: Feb. 12, 2006
Now that Nolita has changed hands and Jack and Mimi are in charge, Nolita is nominated for an EPICURE Award. However, Jack soon realizes that …
Kitchen Confidential: Season 1, Episode #12 - Power Play
When Mimi inherits Nolita, Jack assumes he'll be able to walk all over her and run the restaurant his way, but…
Kitchen Confidential: Season 1, Episode #3 - Dinner Date With Death
Jack's old culinary-school mentor asks Jack to kill him with unhealthy food; Jim insults a tough dishwasher who…
Series Fun Facts
- Was born out of an attempt to adapt the original book into a movie called "Seared" starring Brad Pitt and directed by David Fincher.
- The pilot was shot at Maison G in Los Angeles, and then a sound stage was built replicating the restaurant.
- Based on the book "Kitchen Confidential" by chef Anthony Bourdain.