Anthony Bourdain

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    November 20, 2014

    Anthony Bourdain Chills at Oolite

    Looks like there's been another Bourdain sighting in Miami. Last afternoon, Anthony Bourdain was spotted at Oolite Restaurant and Bar, where he filmed a segment of CNN's Parts Unknown with rock legend and Miami resident Iggy Pop. See also: Bourdain Caught Filming in Miami

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    April 24, 2014

    Anthony Bourdain Slams EDM: "Come Ye Lords and Princelings of Douchedom"

    We are all quite aware that food celebrity, television host, prolific author, and hilarious asshole Anthony Bourdain is basically a rock 'n' roll guy. On the tube, he can often be seen palling around with Queens of the Stone Age's Josh Homme, another funny, prickly professional shit-talker. And the ... More >>

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    January 10, 2014

    Anthony Bourdain World Market: Authentic or Epcot?

    Meet Anthony Bourdain. Chef, author, television host, comic book writer, publisher, professional Twitterer, and now food court mogul. Oh, yes, kiddies. Page Six of the New York Post has shared the exclusive scoop that Bourdain is planning on opening a food court spotlighting all the street food he' ... More >>

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    September 24, 2013

    Esquire Channel: Food Fights, Beer, and Travel for Metrosexuals

    Although there are hundreds of different cable channels, they really all boil down to a few different types -- news, sports, dumb sitcoms, or reality television. But what if you're a metrosexual who just wants to take a break from Jon Stewart? Well, Esquire Network is hoping you'll be enticed by it ... More >>

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    September 23, 2013

    Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown: You Don't Know Tapas

    Last week's season premiere of CNN's Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown was serious and thoughtful. Bourdain, clearly a student of anthropology as much as food, visited Israel and the West Bank, focusing on both the history of the region and the current political and cultural happenings. This week, Bo ... More >>

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    September 16, 2013

    Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown Premieres, Snags Two Emmys

    CNN's gamble on having Anthony Bourdain host a travel/food show on its news network paid off last evening in a big way. Not only did the show begin its second season, with Bourdain visiting Jerusalem and getting the views of both Israeli and Palestinian people, but Parts Unknown walked away with tw ... More >>

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    September 11, 2013

    Anthony Bourdain's Big Fall Plans: New Judge for The Taste; Parts Unknown Remix (Video)

    Is there anything Anthony Bourdain can't do? Now pretty much retired from the kitchen, Bourdain is a television star, producer, writer, wannabe mixed martial artist, and Brony (a male fan of My Little Pony)! Unlike most of us, who spent the summer trying to get in as much beach time as possible, Bo ... More >>

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    August 22, 2013

    Anthony Bourdain's Parts Unknown, Mind of a Chef Announce Second Season Plans

    Overachiever Anthony Bourdain has a lot planned for fall. The television host/book producer/chef is looking forward to two of his television projects premiering their second seasons. Parts Unknown on CNN is gearing up for a second season of travel, food, and political chow chow.

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    July 22, 2013

    Anthony Bourdain on Geraldo Rivera Topless Rant

    Anthony Bourdain is at it again. The celebrity chef and author is on yet another Twitter rant. and the object of his scorn is none other than Geraldo Rivera. First, a few weeks ago, Bourdain tweeted a completely justified message about Justin Bieber's pissing in a restaurant bucket instead of walki ... More >>

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    April 15, 2013

    Anthony Bourdain's Parts Unknown: Like No Reservations in Slow Motion

    If one were to describe Anthony Bourdain's Parts Unknown, it would have to, quite simply, be "just like No Reservations -- with slow motion."Bourdain has said that he left he Travel Channel and moved to CNN to gain access to places that he couldn't go to with No Reservations. There was never any exp ... More >>

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    April 9, 2013

    Anthony Bourdain Would Love to Go to North Korea (Videos)

    Anthony Bourdain's CNN show, Parts Unknown, premieres this Sunday, April 14, at 9 p.m., and the cable network is all behind him. Recently, the network placed a full-page ad in the New York Times "reintroducing" itself and featuring many of its headliners -- including Bourdain.Bourdain has also been ... More >>

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    February 28, 2013

    Anthony Bourdain Plays a Cartoon Chef on Archer Tonight (Video)

    Anthony Bourdain, author, chef, comic-book writer, and TV host is making a cartoon appearance tonight. Bourdain portrays celebrity chef Lance Casteau, owner of "Hellish Kitchen" on the FX animated show Archer.In the episode, titled "Live and Let Dine," secret agents Archer, Lana, and Cyril go u ... More >>

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    February 24, 2013

    SoBeWFF: Anthony Bourdain and Nigella Lawson Drink PBR; Talk Tattoos, Runny Eggs and Christopher Walken

    Anthony Bourdain and Nigella Lawson might be the hottest culinary duo since bacon met the frying pan. And yesterday, the Taste stars took the stage together at the SoBeWFF. Lounging on a couch, the two talked significant others, guilty pleasures and Christoper Walken. Oh, and drank beer. Seriously, ... More >>

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    February 21, 2013
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    January 15, 2013

    Anthony Bourdain's Crazy Cayman Tweets: "Clearly We Are Fucked"

    At first maybe we thought Anthony Bourdain hired a new publicist....or got stronger meds because we haven't heard much "bad boy" stuff coming from the author/television host/chef.Instead of the usual snark, bile, and teeth, the new year brought a new Bourdain complete with live-tweeting an episode o ... More >>

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    November 28, 2012

    Anthony Bourdain Tweets About Secret Service Keg Party: State Department To Investigate

    Looks like everyone in the free world takes what Anthony Bourdain tweets into consideration.Read also:Parts Unknown: Anthony Bourdain Previews New CNN ShowWhile filming episodes for his new CNN show Parts Unknown in Myanmar, Bourdain tweeted the following nugget of inside information:

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    November 14, 2012

    Parts Unknown: Anthony Bourdain Previews New CNN Show (Video)

    Though Anthony Bourdain has closed the door on his relationship with the Travel Channel (and burned all bridges with rants about the interweaving of Cadillac ads into his final No Reservations episode), he's opened a wide terrace with his new CNN gig.Parts Unknown, premiering in spring 2013, has Bou ... More >>

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    October 11, 2012

    Anthony Bourdain and David Chang Team Up For New PBS Series: The Mind of a Chef

    Anthony Bourdain is one busy guy. In addition to closing out his run on No Reservations, he's got an additional season of The Layover in the can, is writing for HBO's Treme, and preparing for his new gig at CNN. That would be way too much for the average man, but let's never forget that Tony Bourdai ... More >>

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    August 7, 2012

    Anthony Bourdain's No Reservations: Final Season Starts September 3

    Anthony Bourdain is moving on to greener pastures, and our hearts (and stomachs) will follow the writer, chef, and snarkmeister to CNN when he starts his gig at the cable news giant.For now, however, we have an entire new season of No Reservations to look forward to.Since it's Bourdain's last hurrah ... More >>

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    July 6, 2012

    Get Jiro: Anthony Bourdain Writes a Futuristic, Gory Comic Book

    At this point in his career, there's not much left for Anthony Bourdain to do. He's hosted television shows, acted as guest judge on others, written bestselling memoirs and novels, and has perfected the art of Tweeting. It seemed the only things left on the Bourdain bucket list would be to own a per ... More >>

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    June 22, 2012

    Anthony Bourdain And Nigella Lawson's New Show Seeks Chefs

    Anthony Bourdain is at it again!  Not content to have just a television deal with CNN and a book publishing deal with Ecco, the celebrity chef is working on a new reality cooking competition show for ABC.Bourdain has paired with Nigella Lawson for the as-yet-untitled show (the catchy working ti ... More >>

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    May 29, 2012

    Anthony Bourdain Inks Deal With CNN For New Show (Updated)

    Anthony Bourdain is putting more on his plate to chew on. The author and host of Travel Channel's No Reservations has just signed on to host an as-yet-untitled weekend show on CNN, as part of the cable network's expansion from news-only to food and travel shows.Launching in early 2013, the show will ... More >>

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    May 8, 2012

    James Beard Awards Screw Latino Workers

    Last night, as many of our loyal readers watched NBC's The Voice, ABC's Dancing with the Stars, and Travel Channel's No Reservations, a bit of virtual battle was taking place on Twitter. Perhaps a few (likely from the culinary industry) tuned into the live webcast of the James Beard Foundation award ... More >>

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    April 12, 2012

    Bourdain: Short Order "Offended" Me and My "Sense of Pride"

    On Monday evening, the season eight premiere of No Reservations took Anthony Bourdain to Mozambique.The next morning, I blogged that the episode was a departure from most of Bourdain's usually snarky world view. A few hours later, Bourdain Tweeted the following:

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    April 9, 2012

    Bourdain's No Reservations is Back Tonight: Five Places We'd Like to See Tony Visit

    Anthony Bourdain, the chef, traveler, writer, snarkmeister, and media whore extraordinaire, is doing the full-on media blitz to get the word out that No Reservations premieres tonight, at 9 p.m. on Travel Channel. Last week he was on Jon Stewart's Daily Show, where Stewart said he gets diarrhea just ... More >>

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    February 28, 2012

    SoBeWFF: Celebs Party at Satellite Events, Restaurants

    ​The hottest ticket in town this weekend may not have been in the Grand Tasting Village or some of the official parties. It seems that the celebs in town for the event were dining and drinking at various small gatherings and uber-private receptions at different venues scattered around Miami and Mi ... More >>

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    February 20, 2012

    SoBeWFF: Where the Celebs Hang Out in Miami

    ​The South Beach Wine and Food Festival starts this Thursday, February 23, with satellite parties starting as early as tomorrow. Hotels, restaurants, and shops are gearing up for the invasion of foodies, celebrities and beautiful people who arrive as early as today.Since Miami has a thriving resta ... More >>

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    February 6, 2012

    Priciest SoBeWFF Tickets and Cheaper Alternatives

    ​Now that Super Bowl is over, we can concentrate on the next big event -- the South Beach Wine & Food Festival, which opens February 23. Like the big game, the SoBeWFF offers lots of opportunities to max out your credit card on parking, food, and booze. Tickets are expensive for the vario ... More >>

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    January 3, 2012

    Anthony Bourdain Goes to Amsterdam and Doesn't Smoke Pot (A Recap)

    ​Last evening, I glued myself to the television in hot anticipation of Anthony Bourdain's newest episode of The Layover: Amsterdam. As Tony lands at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport, I picture an hour of pot-smoking, hash brownie-eating, hooker-laden indulgence before Tony wakes up in a pool of his ow ... More >>

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    December 8, 2011

    Bourdain on GMA, Carmellini on Live With Kelly

    ABCAnthony Bourdain and tree on Good Morning America​'Tis the season to have celebrity chefs on morning television cooking their favorite dishes and making merry with the likes of Kelly Ripa, Kathy Lee, and Robin Roberts.  This week, two of our favorite chefs made it to ABC morning studios.An ... More >>

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    December 7, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain's The Layover: He's In Miami, Bitch (Sneak Peek)

    Laine DossAnthony Bourdain's in Miami (finally).​Anthony Bourdain filmed The Layover in Miami back in the summer and we've been dying to find out exactly what he did on the Magic City. He definitely went to some food trucks, stayed at The Raleigh Hotel, cruised on a boat, visited Blue Piano and at ... More >>

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    December 6, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain's The Layover: Rome Is For Food Lovers (A Recap)

    The Travel ChannelTony Bourdain on a Vespa...vroom vroom.​Episode three of The Layover and I'm slightly warming up to it, maybe because the cities are getting better. It's hard to keep a frantic pace up in Rome - after all, it's a city where a quick cup of espresso can take an hour and about 2,000 ... More >>

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    December 5, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain's NYC Layover: Short Order Style

    All photos by Laine DossNew York Hot Dog cart with Chrysler Building​In last week's episode of The Layover, Anthony Bourdain showed us what to do in New York City with only 24 hours in the Big Apple (read our recap here). We wanted to do something similar, but with a twist.We landed in New York ye ... More >>

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    November 29, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain's The Layover: Tony Takes Manhattan (A Recap)

    ​Last week, The Layover premiered to audible groans of me. Anthony Bourdain's new travel show had an interesting premise -- what would Tony do if stuck in a city for 24 hours?  Unfortunately, the show had a frenetic overly produced feel about it. I disliked the clock counting down t ... More >>

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    November 21, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain's The Layover Premieres Tonight

    ​Anthony Bourdain's new Travel Channel show, The Layover, premieres tonight at 9. The show, inspired by Bourdain's frequent trips for his other Travel Channel show, No Reservations, takes us to major cities in the United States, Europe, and Asia so we can watch Tony eat, drink, and hang with the l ... More >>

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    November 8, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain to David Letterman: I Spend All My Money On Crack Cocaine and Shiny New Cars (Video)

    Laine DossBourdain in a shiny new car​Anthony Bourdain is on the talk show circuit to promote his new show, The Layover, which debuts on the Travel Channel on November 21. When he drops in on The Late Show, the interview starts out serious and mild. Tony and Dave Letterman discuss such weighty is ... More >>

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    November 7, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain Tweets His Own Naked Pictures

    Travel ChannelTony Bourdain is nekked in Iceland​TMZ has leaked some naked pictures of Anthony Bourdain. No, they're not full-frontal, and no you really can't see junk or ass (there's a big red star over any interesting parts). The photos, taken a few years ago, show Bourdain and his then sous che ... More >>

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    October 24, 2011

    South Beach Wine & Food Festival Tickets Go On Sale Today

    Laine DossBourdain will be back at the 2012 SBWFF​Tickets for the South Beach Wine & Food Festival go on sale today.If you attended last year's event you might recall Anthony Bourdain's Wheel of Death, Paula Deen riding Robert Irvine, or Guy Fieri making pizzas for one thousand of his closest ... More >>

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    September 26, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain's The Layover: A Sneak Peek (Video)

    Laine DossAnthony Bourdain drives a red Corvette (and we hide in a shrub).​There's no secret that we love Anthony Bourdain. He's witty, snarky, smart as hell and has managed to parlay these talents (along with mad writing skills and, the ability to cook) into every foodie's dream job. Unlike fell ... More >>

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    July 21, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain Spotted at The Blue Piano

    ​We're thoroughly convinced that Anthony Bourdain reads Short Order and lives and dies by our witty take on the Miami food scene. (Well, that's what our egos tell us as we stay awake at night in a cold sweat wondering if we're good enough to ever be in his presence.) Back in May, we wrote about ... More >>

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    July 20, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain Eats at Food Truck With Michael Schwartz

    Anthony Bourdain films and eats at Tropical Park.​We had another Bourdain sighting in town yesterday. Despite the 24 Hour Layover's production team trying to hide filming locations, the Twitterverse exploded with Bourdain's whereabouts. Seems as though Bourdain was on a boat yesterday, cru ... More >>

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    July 19, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain Drives a Red Corvette, Eats Colombianos

    Photos by Laine Doss Tony Bourdain leaves the scene in a red CorvetteThough it might be no secret that Anthony Bourdain is in Miami to shoot his new Travel Channel show, 24-Hour Layover, the production crew wanted the exact shooting locations to remain a secret. Unfortunately, Eater scooped t ... More >>

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    July 12, 2011

    Anthony Bourdain Broke The Cuban Embargo Last Night, (Mostly) Without Embarrassing Himself

    via YouTube​Anthony Bourdain has the best travel show on television not just because he's an asshole, but because he's such a damn astute one. He doesn't buy the Chamber of Commerce's bullshit, but he also doesn't lean on cynicism for its own sake. Like any good journalist, in other words, he gets ... More >>

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    July 6, 2011

    "When Tony Gets Hungry, Things Die." Anthony Bourdain's Ten Best Quotes

    Will Bourdain feature Club Deuce on his new show?​Anthony Bourdain is debuting his second Travel Channel show this fall. Titled 24-Hour Layover, it will focus on what happens between trips to Greenland and Vietnam and Cuba.In other words, what does Tony do closer to home? The show will b ... More >>

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    July 5, 2010

    Anthony Bourdain's Rôti de Porc au Lait

    Travel Channel​Searing a hog and shooting some hard liquor is the only acceptable way to honor avowed pork addict and alcoholic connoisseur Anthony Bourdain. Naturally, any South Floridian's first impulse would be to stuff that mojo mofo into a caja china and let him roast till sundown. Sadly, tho ... More >>

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    June 21, 2010

    Anthony Bourdain Sends a Bloody Valentine to Celeb Chefs

    ​Look out Paula Deen and Rachel Ray, Anthony Bourdain has it out for you. In his latest foodie diatribe, Medium Raw: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook, he attacks celeb chefs, saying there are about as many real chefs on the Food Network as there are music videos on M ... More >>

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    June 17, 2010
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    February 23, 2010

    Better Halves: Interview with Ottavia Busia Bourdain

    Ottavia BourdainOttavia and her husband, Anthony Bourdain, relax with some banana daquiris at the Raleigh Hotel pool on South Beach.​If you're familiar with food porn, Ottavia's last name should ring a bell. Her husband is print, television, and most recently Martha Stewart Living radio food porno ... More >>

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    January 20, 2010

    Cayman Cookout Chef Interview: Host Eric Ripert Shares How to Eat Local On-Island, Proves Chivalry is not Dead

    If you have your pointer finger on the pulse of the global food community and its star chefs, you would know this past weekend was the Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman's second annual Cayman Cookout.  We're speaking of the island rendezvous of illustrious professional cooks including Jose Andrés, Da ... More >>

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    January 6, 2010

    Video: Anthony Bourdain Burns 6 Tons of Cocaine

    Bourdain, cocaine. Hey, that kind of rhymes.No reason why the Travel Channel's No Reservations star and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain shouldn't burn 6 tons of fresh, uncut, powder cocaine with the Director of National Security of Panama.Yeah there is. He's a TV chef. Why the hell is he burning a ... More >>

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