Emeril Lagasse

Chef, Owner
Emeril Lagasse

New Orleans

About Emeril Lagasse

Emeril Lagasse is an American celebrity chef, restaurateur, television personality, cookbook author, and National Best Recipe award winner. He is a regional James Beard Award winner, known for his mastery of Creole and Cajun cuisine and his self-developed "New New Orleans" style. He has appeared on a wide variety of cooking TV shows, including the long-running Food Network shows Emeril Live and Essence of Emeril. He is the chef/proprietor of 8 restaurants in the United States. He recently opened Rodos, a Greek restaurant in New York. The restaurant is the first project as a part of Lagasse’s new consulting division, We Love Food Hospitality.

My Venues


  • Man of the Year
    GQ Magazine
  • Best Chef: Southeast
    James Beard Foundation
  • Humanitarian of the Year
    James Beard Foundation
  • Top 25 Chefs in the Country
    Food & Wine
  • Top 10 Shows (Essence of Emeril)
    TIME magazine
  • 25 Most Intriguing People of the Year
    People magazine
  • ChefsFeed Winner
    One of the Best Things to Eat in NOLA

Where I Go Out

At My Venues