The BEST Episodes of Beat Bobby Flay

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 29, 2021

Network: Food Network

Two talented chefs go head-to-head for the chance to Beat Bobby Flay. To get to Bobby the chefs must first face off against each other, creating a spectacular dish with a secret ingredient of Bobby's choice. Judges Alex Guarnaschelli and Jeff Mauro know Bobby's strengths and his weaknesses. Their goal: Pick the chef who has the skills to take down Bobby Flay in his own arena. The winning chef gets to challenge Bobby with his or her surprise signature dish. If Bobby goes down, the winner can tell the world, "I beat Bobby Flay!"

Go Nuts!

#1 - Go Nuts!

Season 25 - Episode 4 - Aired Jun 14, 2020

Christmas Cookie Challenge pals Ree Drummond and Eddie Jackson join forces to decide who has what it takes to get the job done against Bobby Flay. Seafood specialist Chef Ian Rough must battle California ranch chef Anthony Endy for a chance to go against the master.

star 8.56
9 votes
You Made Your Bread, Now Eat It

#2 - You Made Your Bread, Now Eat It

Season 26 - Episode 13 - Aired Mar 18, 2021

Acclaimed chef Michael Voltaggio and TV host Jaymee Sire pair up to topple Bobby Flay. They bring in Yehuda Sichel and Remy Pettus, two young and hungry chefs hot on the path to take down the culinary king.

star 8.50
4 votes
Beat Bobby Flay: The Musical

#3 - Beat Bobby Flay: The Musical

Season 25 - Episode 6 - Aired Jun 28, 2020

Things get lyrical in the kitchen when Food Network's Damaris Phillips gets TV host Jaymee Sire to join her sing-along that doesn't end, much to Bobby Flay's annoyance. They get culinary assistance from French chef Remi Granger and Philadelphia native Elijah Milligan, who both hope to strike a victorious chord.

star 8.33
6 votes
Sprung a Leek

#4 - Sprung a Leek

Season 16 - Episode 4 - Aired May 10, 2018

It's all niceties when Food Network's Damaris Phillips and Amanda Freitag team up to take down their good friend Bobby Flay. They've brought in Japanese cuisine master Shota Nakajima and the voice of all things culinary, Chef Jamie Gwen, to dish up a mean victory.

star 8.32
19 votes
Perched For Victory

#5 - Perched For Victory

Season 23 - Episode 6 - Aired Jan 26, 2020

Worst Cooks in America's Anne Burrell gets a little help from her friend Valerie Bertinelli on the mission to bring down Bobby Flay. They recruit Napa Valley's Elizabeth Binder and Washington, D.C.'s Mike Ellis to help them see this mission through with a win.

star 8.31
16 votes
Gives You Goosebumps

#6 - Gives You Goosebumps

Season 25 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 7, 2020

The star ingredient gives everyone goosebumps, including Chopped's Scott Conant and comedic actress Cheri Oteri. Texas chef Nick Walker and Bosnian chef Senada Grbic hope to return the favor to Bobby Flay with a win in the second round.

star 8.30
10 votes
Green, White and Red

#7 - Green, White and Red

Season 13 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 10, 2017

star 8.29
24 votes
Game On

#8 - Game On

Season 19 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 31, 2019

Chef and former football player Eddie Jackson teams up with Worst Cooks in America's Anne Burrell for a game day bout with Bobby Flay.

star 8.27
15 votes
It's Gonna Be a Late Night

#9 - It's Gonna Be a Late Night

Season 22 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 12, 2019

The star of Late Night with Seth Meyers joins Iron Chef Michael Symon to remind Bobby he's not the only one with his name on a show. The Queen of Toast, Chef Carrie Baird, and Chef Lamar Moore from Chicago's South Side attempt to take Bobby's title away with a win of their own.

star 8.25
20 votes
A Sticky Situation

#10 - A Sticky Situation

Season 25 - Episode 14 - Aired Aug 30, 2020

Bobby Flay will have to cake it until he makes it in this fun-filled pastry battle. Chopped's Alex Guarnaschelli and Geoffrey Zakarian bring in two talented pastry chefs, Erica Land and Jacqueline Joy Dino, to sprinkle the kitchen with sugar and spice and a loss for Bobby.

star 8.25
4 votes
It Must've Been Love

#11 - It Must've Been Love

Season 22 - Episode 10 - Aired Oct 24, 2019

Proving that couples can be competitive, Chef Ricardo Castro and his wife, Chef Rosana Rivera, challenge each other for a chance to beat Bobby Flay. Love is in the air as they're joined by Food Network's Jet Tila and his wife, Ali, but there's no love for Bobby.

star 8.24
21 votes
Superchef, Supermodel

#12 - Superchef, Supermodel

Season 25 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 21, 2020

Superchef Anne Burrell teams up with supermodel Gigi Hadid to give Bobby Flay a real taste of the spotlight. They're hoping international chefs Melissa Araujo and Max Robbins can blind Bobby with their brilliance and cat-walk out with a win.

star 8.20
10 votes
Midwest Swing

#13 - Midwest Swing

Season 14 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 18, 2018

Veggie master Daniel Angerer and barbecue guru Mike Johnson have been waiting in the wings for a second shot at Bobby Flay. Food Network's Katie Lee and cookbook author Daphne Oz will decide who gets the chance for redemption.

star 8.17
6 votes
Going Loco

#14 - Going Loco

Season 15 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 15, 2018

Buffalo chef Mike Andrzejewski and rural but refined chef Anthony Nelson arrive in the big city to duke it out. Food Network Stars Eddie Jackson and Damaris Phillips will send the winner into the ring with Chef Flay.

star 8.16
19 votes
The Heat Is On

#15 - The Heat Is On

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 6, 2015

The kitchen sizzles as fierce chefs Jeanie Roland and Becca Richards battle for their chance to take on Iron Chef Bobby Flay, all while Food Network's Robert Irvine and Katie Lee keep Bobby in their crosshairs

star 8.15
20 votes
BBF vs. Chopped

#16 - BBF vs. Chopped

Season 12 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 22, 2017

Chop chop Mr. Flay! Food Network's Ted Allen is turning the tables in Bobby Flay's kitchen and he's got the Chopped dream team to back him up. Tonight's contenders, chefs Amanda Freitag and Marc Murphy, know a thing or two about getting their friend Bobby beat.

star 8.14
22 votes
Bye Bye Birdie

#17 - Bye Bye Birdie

Season 20 - Episode 9 - Aired May 30, 2019

Food Network's Michael Symon and Jet Tila work hard to outsmart their good friend Bobby Flay; they bring in one of his proteges, chef Rebecca Weitzman, and one of fine dining's finest, chef Brian Lewis, to muscle Bobby out of his kitchen.

star 8.13
16 votes
It's Gonna Be Jarring

#18 - It's Gonna Be Jarring

Season 22 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 26, 2019

Style expert Carson Kressley teams up with Chef Anne Burrell to point out Bobby Flay's fashion and food faux pas. Two Italian authorities, chefs Kevin Sweeney and Nicco Muratore, are ready to prove that their food is trendsetting and claim victory in style.

star 8.13
16 votes
Arrivals and Departures

#19 - Arrivals and Departures

Season 5 - Episode 12 - Aired Aug 20, 2015

Vying for a chance to compete against Bobby Flay is no small feat when Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli and Iron Chef judge Donatella Arpaia decide who gets the shot. They know how to take down Bobby, and Washington's Michael Walters and Seattle's Lisa Nakamura are ready for the challenge Read more at: http://www.foodnetwork.com/shows/beat-bobby-flay/episodes.html?oc=linkback

star 8.12
17 votes
A Pioneering Ordeal

#20 - A Pioneering Ordeal

Season 22 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 5, 2019

Chef Alex Guarnaschelli links up with the Pioneer Woman, Ree Drummond, to orchestrate a loss. They've recruited two Southern gentlemen, Atlanta's Jamarius Banks and Vince Giancarlo from Charlotte, N.C., who won't be playing nice when they try to take Bobby down.

star 8.12
17 votes
A Tropical Punch

#21 - A Tropical Punch

Season 20 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 25, 2019

Well-traveled chef Zach Meloy takes on a New Orleans transplant to Brooklyn, Chef Matt Pace, to prove their culinary chops; it's up to judges Katie Lee and Scott Conant to decide who has the skills to beat Bobby Flay.

star 8.11
18 votes
Pulling Out All the Stops

#22 - Pulling Out All the Stops

Season 13 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 14, 2017

Actor Steve Schirripa and the toughest judge on Food Network, Simon Majumdar, have their sights set on beating Bobby Flay. Boston chef Dave Bazirgan sharpens his knives to take on "Mr. Downtown" Stephen Jones, for the ultimate chance to cook against Bobby.

star 8.11
19 votes
Chi-town Throws Down

#23 - Chi-town Throws Down

Season 20 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 20, 2019

Actress Sophia Bush and chef Carla Hall decide which Windy City chef, Aaron Cuschieri or Jill Barron, has what it takes to blow Bobby Flay out of the arena.

star 8.10
20 votes
Getting Crabby

#24 - Getting Crabby

Season 15 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 12, 2018

Mark Laubner and chef Brendan Pelley come to town; and Alex Guarnaschelli and Jet Tila decide who has the chops to destroy Bobby.

star 8.09
11 votes
Nutty Times

#25 - Nutty Times

Season 19 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 4, 2019

Chopped's Geoffrey Zakarian and Amanda Freitag enlist Jimmy Buffett's private chef Dante Giannini and Telluride's Eliza Gavin to edge out the win and wipe out Bobby Flay.

star 8.08
13 votes