As Seen on TV: 10 Restaurants by Bay Area Food-Show Stars
Sure, you watched the Top Chef Masters season debut. Now, here's your opportunity to get so close to the action, you can (literally) taste it.
The Bay Area has long been a fertile breeding ground for food-television talent. Our chefs host cooking shows and smash reality competitions but still seem most excited to be in the kitchen at their own restaurants. These 10 spots are home to such champions and educators, and you can often catch them there despite a busy life on the TV screen.