Anthony Bourdain Net Worth

How much is Anthony Bourdain worth? $16 Million

How did Anthony Bourdain earn his money and wealth?

Anthony Bourdain, born in New York City on 25 Jun 1956 is a famous American chef, author as well as a television personality who has appeared in several TV shows. He studied at the famous The Culinary Institute of America and initially worked in several seafood restaurants. After his graduation, he worked in other famous restaurants in New York City such as Supper Club, Sullivan’s and many others.

For a long time now, he has been a bestselling author when it comes to recipe books and books about traditional foods and so on. One of his best ones has been Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly which was released in the year 2000. He has had travel books, food books as well as several articles and essays on his favorite topic. His other most famous books have been: No Reservations: Around the world on an empty stomach, Bone in the Throat, The Nasty Bits, and Appetites: A cookbook, all of which have been a success in the culinary world and everyone who loves to cook and eat differently.

Anthony has also appeared on several TV shows for most of which he has been the host. His most famous TV shows include- A Cook’s Tour, No Reservations, The Layover and Parts Unknown. He has also had guest appearances in several TV series, including Top Chef, The mind of a chef, Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern, The Taste and many others. He has also appeared on the TLC reality show- Miami Ink as well as Yo Gabba Gabba alongside Nick Jr. In 2003, he was rumored to soon have his own publishing line as well, which he did, through which his releases were- Pain doesn’t hurt and Prophets of Smoked Meat.

Alongside these, Anthony Bourdain appeared in the famous movie- The Big Short in 2015. In the movie, he had a small part where he explained debt obligation as his career- which included seafood stew. He has also been an advocate for cultural food dishes and would love to retain the famous traditions. Not only that, he also acted as an advocate when it came to sexual harassment in his workplace, i.e., restaurants.

Anthony has also won several awards such as Food Writer of the Year, Emmy Award for Outstanding Informational Series, Peabody Award, Creative Arts Emmy Awards and so on. He is one of the most famous celebrity chefs and his pure talent has led him to the position that he currently is in.

What are the most popular TV Shows and Books of Anthony Bourdain?

TV Shows

  1. The Taste (2013-2015)
  2. The Layover (2011-2013)
  3. No Reservations (2005- 2012)
  4. A Cook’s Tour (2002-2003)
  5. Parts Unknown (2013 onwards)
  6. Top Chef Indonesia (2006 onwards)
  7. The Mind of a Chef (2012 onwards)


  1. Kitchen Confidential(2000)
  2. Medium Raw(2010)
  3. Appetites: A cookbook(2016)
  4. No Reservations(2007)
  5. Bone in the Throat(2005)
  6. A Cook’s Tour(2001)

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