21 Chefs With Highest Net Worth
#19 Tom Colicchio, $20 Million
Most famous for being the founder of Craft and Colicchio & Sons restaurants, Tom Colicchio opened Gramercy Tavern, in 1994, Manhattan, NY, which was voted Most Popular Restaurant in New York, in 2003 and 2005.
Colichio is an actor, TV and film producer, author, and chef also known as the head judge on the reality show Top Chef, and as a main consulting producer for Top Chef Masters.
He wrote three cookbooks, and has won five James Beard Foundation Medals and an Emmy Award as well.