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Tom Colicchio is an American celebrity chef who found a way to impress millions through their stomachs. He has co-founded a restaurant in New York named Gramercy Tavern, one trendy restaurant in New York. He has also has made his way to being head judges and executive heads on many cooking TV shows and has also been portrayed as a top chef in several great chef shows.
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He made his cooking debut when Evelyn’s Seafood Restaurant hired him. After this, he had also been a part of several famous restaurants until he, alongside Danny Meyer, built his first restaurant Gramercy Tavern in 1994 in Manhattan, which was also selected as the most popular restaurant in New York City. He eventually decided to start his restaurant, and so he sold all his shares of his hold over Gramercy Tavern and finally founded his restaurant Craft, just one block away from Gramercy Tavern.
Family and Personal Life
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Tom Colicchio is divorced from his first wife, with whom he has borne Dante Colicchio. He remains married for 19 years to Lori Silverbush, a filmmaker who also worked as a waitress in Tom’s Restaurant Gramercy Tavern since 15 September 2001. They have two kids named Mateo Lev Colicchio, Luka Bodhi Colicchio.
|Wife's/Spouse's Name||Lori Silverbrush|
|Children/Kids||Yes(Dante Colicchio, Mateo Lev Colicchio, Luka Bodhi Colicchio)|
Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Thomas Patrick Colicchio|
|Age (as of today)||60 years|
|Date of Birth||August 15, 1962|
|Place of Birth||Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States|
|Height||1.77 m, 5 feet 10 inches|
|Weight||78 kg, 172 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$25 Million|
|Occupation||American Celebrity Chef|
Height, Weight, and Age
Tom Colicchio's height is above average measuring 1.77 m. Tom Colicchio weighs 78 kg. Being born on August 15, 1962, translates to an age of 60 years as of todays date (May 28, 2023).
Asian food is very easy to like because it hits your mouth very differently than European food does. In European food, there may be two things to hit – maybe sweet and salty, maybe salty-savory, but Asian kind of works around, plus you have that distinct flavor that’s usually working in Asian food.Tom Colicchio
This is what people don’t understand: obesity is a symptom of poverty. It’s not a lifestyle choice where people are just eating and not exercising. It’s because kids – and this is the problem with school lunch right now – are getting sugar, fat, empty calories – lots of calories – but no nutrition.Tom Colicchio
I don’t have a Facebook page and I don’t think I will but Twitter for me is a way to take control of the message. Kind of wrestle it back. It’s something I’m enjoying.Tom Colicchio
As a chef, I had started working with groups like Share Our Strength and various local food banks in New York, raising money for hunger-related issues. And not only me, but the entire restaurant industry has been very focused on this issue.Tom Colicchio
I remember at The Quilted Giraffe, when I was when working there to try out for the sous-chef position. I really wanted it, and the woman working the line next to me kept messing up and making me look bad. The last day of my kitchen trail, I just said to her very quietly, ‘Do me a favor and get out of my way, because I want this job.’Tom Colicchio