Twenty-eight-year-old owner and head chef Alex offers modern Italian cuisine, a taste of Little Italy in England's first garden city, and the restaurant is run by his best mate, maitre d' Gavin, helped by Alex's ex-air hostess girlfriend Emily. Everyone is charming, so Ramsay doesn't need to bluster too much: he can get on with bringing his skill and common sense to bear on a restaurant that's about to run out of luck. People think the manager was to blame 4 Seascape Islip, New York Closed Closed around October 2007 same month the episode aired and a new restaurant has opened up in its place. Season 3 2010 - 9 of 11 Restaurants Closed, 2 of 11 Restaurants Open Episode Restaurant City Status Comments 1 Hot Potato Cafe Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Closed Closed in August 2010 according to their Facebook page. One thing for sure Gordon cares about restaurateurs who have lost their passion for food and often lose all of their investments and loss of personal property trying to keep declining businesses afloat, most with no restaurant experience.
Has she got what it takes to make the next step up, or will she be forced to rethink her grand plans? They have slipped into complacency about the failing business, but their parents stand to lose everything if La Galleria fails. Le Bistro, a small French restaurant, is barely surviving, and the head chef, Andy, has no idea why. This will be continually updated, so feel free to bookmark it and share it with others. Apparently they may in Spring 2014 10 Spin-A-Yarn Steakhouse Fremont, California Open Still open with average reviews, but there are a lot of reviews for the restaurant. Find out if Chef Ramsay succeeds in updating the restaurant's image or if it will remain stuck in its old ways. Eccentric, overstaffed and on the point of collapse, can Gordon bring this real life Fawlty Towers back from the edge? Owner Maura runs the front of house and her son Lenin is head chef, but it's not happy families. Seven years ago Kata and Marcelo fell in love, got married and decided to open up a fast food style Cuban cafeteria.
Having been left with a strong staff, including a veteran cook in the kitchen, Lisa felt secure and confident in her decision to become the next great Los Angeles restaurateur. Gordon went back to visit in an episode in 2011 10 Fleming Miami, Florida Closed They went back to their original menu, and closed in October 2010 11 Sushi-Ko Thousand Oaks, California Closed Closed in August 2009, a few months after filming. There are relevant links to the restaurant updates from this site, as well as links to reasons why restaurants have closed and how well they are rated. Charita's a natural, but she's never made a profit on the restaurant and is now facing financial disaster. The Best Episodes of Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares Last Updated: Apr 24, 2019 Rancid scallops, arrogant head chefs, and dangerously dirty kitchens. He provides non-stop laughter that doesn't end until the show ends! Jean's Southern Cuisine Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania Open- Moved The restaurant is still open with minimal reviews and the restaurant has moved locations.
I am sure there might be more I am missing. Keeps an up to date Facebook page. Yet, despite debts of £100k and the prospect of putting his home at risk and his young family on the streets, Nick continues to cook comatose in a 1990s fantasy land of his own making. Passion, motivation and spirit fueled the restaurant when it was founded two years ago, but all of these mandatory ingredients are now in short supply. Yes, that's right, if you want a chicken and prawn korma, that's what you shall have.
Better reviews as of late. It's in a beautiful location and has been offering bargain roast dinners to its regulars for twenty years. As the icing on the cake, Rita admits that the head chef is her ex-husband, which causes a lot of tension. For the first two years, it all went swimmingly as Israel built up a mini-empire of five businesses. In the kitchen, their head chef Stuart is on the brink of a nervous breakdown. They claim they want to open elsewhere.
Keeps an up to date Facebook page. Owner tried to sue him to prevent show from airing. Meanwhile owner Sandy can't keep the books straight, the all-female front-of-house team lacks any clear line of command and they're £100k in debt. Even the equipment is top of the league. But expansion brings a different set of challenges, and she's still struggling to control her staff and manage her success.
Unfortunately, as Gordon discovers, Tim has no customers and doesn't even know the basics of cooking. Plus Lisa drinks on the job and Rita smokes in the restaurant. Now, one year on, Gordon is back to find that the good news is they've survived the winter, but the bad news is that Laurence still has ideas above his station and is planning to run before he can walk with another, second La Parra. The landlord kicked them out. She constantly bickers with her son whilst the customers are forced to wait hours for their fluorescent crab stick paellas, and stodgy carbonaras from Oscar's 'bit of everything' menu. The two siblings grew up in the Italian neighborhood and worked at their father's very successful restaurant, L'Osteria, which was established in 1985.
This was not long after the episode aired. A lot of 1-star reviews filtered out. But in the city that is a gourmet's dream, he's about to encounter one of his worst ever Kitchen Nightmares. Productions, with Arthur Smith, Kent Weed and Patricia Llewellyn serving as executive producers. As a result of her lack of prior restaurant experience, Rishi leaves control of the kitchen in the hands of her head chef, who is constantly preoccupied and gives little focus to the restaurant.
Her unique front-of-house management style includes abusing the customers and her husband in equal measure. It is loaded with arguments, family problems, and near fisticuffs. When Chef Ramsay finds out that he and Chef Andy share similar culinary training, he is in disbelief. I love the show, and I always have. Big soul momma, owner Charita Jones produces a menu of irresistibly unique classics from the Deep South.
The beautifully-designed dining room has a prime high street location and should be the perfect eatery for the trendy local clientele. Fine dining restaurant La Riviera in Inverness has it all and more. Oh, he has been a bit more generous in how much new equipment he gives the owners, as I believe it is based on how dedicated Gordon feels the owners really are. With her life savings on the line Maura is in big trouble. Can Ramsay cook up a plan that will get through to the stubborn chef and revive this sinking ship? My point is even though he is as critical as ever, as he should be, he is no where close to being in their face, and screaming from start to finish. Landlord Brian who has been running the business for over 30 years but despite his best efforts Brian and his partner Elaine are £250k in debt, losing £1,500 a week and facing bankruptcy in three months. Sold in 2016, closed in Oct 2017 -.