Aspiring restaurateurs brave Ramsay and his fiery command of the kitchen as he puts the competitors through an intense culinary academy to prove they possess the right combination of ingredients to win a life-changing grand prize.
#2 – Day 10 (2)
Season 2 – Episode 11
Two-hour season finale, part 2. From the menu to the decor, the two finalists must prove their worth to Chef Ramsay as they are each in charge of their own restaurant, completing a dinner service with the help of their former competitors.
The episode was rated from 30 votes.
#3 – Day 15 (2)
Season 5 – Episode 15
The season 5 finale finds the remaining two chefs competing in their final dinner service competition. The winner will be named head-chef at a new restaurant at the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City.
The episode was rated from 84 votes.
#4 – Finale
Season 6 – Episode 15
The final two chefs will battle it out in the final challenge and dinner service. Chef Gordon Ramsay will then choose the winner.
The episode was rated from 59 votes.
#5 – Day 13
Season 5 – Episode 13
It’s down to the final three, who must prepare a meal for 100 of L.A.’s finest chefs. The winner gets some face time on FOX’s local morning show, while the losers do the laundry as they watch the winner on TV. At the dinner service, each contestant is given a chance at the pass running the kitchen.
The episode was rated from 80 votes.
#6 – Day 10 (1)
Season 3 – Episode 10
As with the previous seasons, Hell’s Kitchen is separated into two sides. Both chefs begin planning for their own side of the restaurant, including decor, staff uniforms and menus. One chooses an eclectic French bistro feel and the other opts for a clean decor with a southern-inspired menu. On one side of Hell’s Kitchen, the ideas are flowing. On the other side, each decision is a struggle.
The episode was rated from 67 votes.
#7 – Day 7
Season 5 – Episode 7
Chef Ramsay challenges the teams to create delicious tapas style, or small portioned, dishes out of left-overs. At dinner service, one chef’s performance nearly takes both teams down and the lack of unity on the Blue Team leaves Chef Ramsay fuming.
The episode was rated from 90 votes.
#8 – Day 12
Season 5 – Episode 12
The chef’s taste buds are put to the test when Chef Ramsay prepares three dishes for them to try. They are then given thirty minutes to prepare just one of the dishes, the fish stew, identifying the ingredients only by taste. The winner enjoys an afternoon with Ramsay, taking an amazing ride in a bi-plane. The losing chefs are punished with polishing crystal and cutlery, cleaning the carpets and prepping for the evening’s service. During the dinner service Chef Ramsay tells them they need make it all the way through not only for themselves, but for one of their guests, who plans to propose to girlfriend during the dessert course. Two chefs rise to the challenge, but two struggle throughout the night. One is ultimately eliminated and then Chef Ramsay announces a surprise, to be revealed in the next episode.
The episode was rated from 74 votes.
#9 – 8 Chefs Compete
Season 6 – Episode 9
The remaining eight chefs are asked to make crepes, where the winners receiving a night out dining at a French restaurant and the losers creating a French-themed dinner service. During the prep time one contestant is injured, and the other three can’t make it through the service.
The episode was rated from 87 votes.
#10 – Winner Chosen
Season 12 – Episode 20
The final two contestants must prepare five unique dishes, to be judged by renowned Los Angeles chefs; former contestants help with the final dinner service; a winner is chosen.
The episode was rated from 125 votes.