The BEST Episodes of Beat Bobby Flay
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 24, 2020
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!"
#1 - 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.
#2 - Winter Win-derland
Season 22 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 2, 2020
Iron Chef Michael Symon gets some help from the winter solstice and the chillingly hilarious entrepreneur Bethenny Frankel as they try to frost Bobby Flay out of the kitchen. Things get icy when chefs Kevin Hickey and Andrew Wilson aren't taking a snow day.
#3 - 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.
#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.
#5 - 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.
#6 - 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
#7 - 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.
#8 - Green, White and Red
Season 13 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 10, 2017
#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.
#10 - The Lady Butchers
Season 24 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 23, 2020
Meat enthusiast Carnivorous' Courtney Rada and Iron Chef Michael Symon source Cleveland chefs Penny Barend and Melissa Khoury to bring Bobby Flay down. These lady butchers are ready to slice and dice the competition.
#11 - That's Amore
Season 23 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 12, 2020
Christian Petroni teams up with chef Carla Hall to bring two dynamic chefs who have mastered the food of his motherland, Italy; chef Daniele Uditi and chef Chris Thompson are both ready to hear the judges say that's amore.
#12 - 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.
#13 - You Look Radishing
Season 23 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 5, 2020
It's a battle of the South vs. Southwest as chef Charlie Loomis of Chattanooga faces off against chef Israel Rivera from Albuquerque, N.M. for a shot at Bobby Flay.
#14 - All Dried Out Over You
Season 24 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 22, 2020
Chef Anne Burrell and actor and cookbook author David Burtka dig deep for two powerful chefs that can take down Bobby Flay. Australian chef Rachael Polhill and Chef Ian Redshaw from Charlottesville, Va., are here to ensure victory is served.
#15 - 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.
#16 - 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.
#17 - Judges as Contenders
Season 16 - Episode 13 - Aired Jul 12, 2018
The script is flipped when Beat Bobby Flay judges Michael Psilakis and Seamus Mullen step up to take Bobby down themselves. Food Network's Marcus Samuelsson and Sunny Anderson decide which chef can push Bobby to his limit.
#18 - 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.
#19 - 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.
#20 - 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.
#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.
#22 - Windy City Wants More
Season 15 - Episode 2 - Aired Dec 28, 2017
Toronto's David Adjey faces Chicago's Cory Morris. It's up to Scott Conant and Hannah Hart to decide who will go up against Bobby Flay.
#23 - Clear The Deck
Season 21 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 8, 2019
It's all hands on deck when Napa Valley's Daniel Gomez Sanchez competes against Atlanta's Matthew Ridgway. TV host Daphne Oz and Food Network's Eddie Jackson hold nothing back when it comes to slaying Bobby Flay.
#24 - Summer Lovin'
Season 25 - Episode 2 - Aired May 31, 2020
The summer heat wave takes hold of the kitchen, and Chef Carla Hall tries to beat the heat with TV announcer Steve Higgins. They recruit red-hot chefs Kathy Sidell and Vinson Petrillo to light a fire under Bobby Flay and take him out.
#25 - 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.