Kevin Gillespie


About Kevin Gillespie

Kevin Gillespie is an American chef, author, and former Top Chef contestant. He is a former co-owner and executive chef at Woodfire Grill in Atlanta. He opened Gunshow, a restaurant in Atlanta, in 2013 and Revival, a restaurant in Decatur, Georgia, in 2015. Gillespie also started Red Beard Restaurants, allowing Gillespie to expand and provide consulting services to other start-ups. Kevin Gillespie’s Gamechanger opened in August 2017 on the 200 concourse western end zone of the Mercedes-Benz Stadium. His new project Cold Beer, a continuation of the work begun at Gunshow in 2013 and aims to create a beverage-centric concept rooted in seasonality and whimsy.

  • Nominee for Rising Star Chef
    James Beard Foundation
  • Finalist
    Top Chef

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  • Top 5 Rising Chefs in America
  • Best New Restaurants in America 2014
  • 13 Best Restaurants in the South (Gunshow)
  • ChefsFeed Winner
    One of the Best Things to Eat in ATL

Where I go out

At my venues