Top 20 Chef celebrities in Italy

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Chef celebrities [Updated February 7, 2023].

1. Giada De Laurentiis

Giada De Laurentiis net worth 2020
Giada De Laurentiis was born on August 22, 1970 in Rome, Italy.
In 2006, she began hosting the show Behind the Bash.

Net Worth 2020: $30 Million

2. Gino D'Acampo

Gino D'Acampo net worth 2020
Gino D'Acampo was born on July 17, 1976 in Italy.

British-Italian celebrity chef who hosted This Morning and Gino's Italian Escape on ITV. He appeared on There's No Taste Like Home, and, in 2011, he began hosting Let's Do Lunch with Gino & Mel alongside Melanie Sykes.

He was a presenter on Saturday Kitchen and Ready Steady Cook on the BBC.

Net Worth 2020: $10 Million

3. Gennaro Contaldo

Gennaro Contaldo net worth 2020
Gennaro Contaldo was born on January 21, 1949 in Italy.

London-based chef and restauranteur known for his association with British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver, his self-titled YouTube channel about cooking, and his BBC Two television show Two Greedy Italians, which he stars in with fellow chef and restauranteur Antonio Carluccio.

He and Antonion Carluccio develop menus, train chef, and are business partners in Oliver's UK-national restaurant chain Jamie's Italian. He has published various cookbooks, including Passione and Gennaro's Easy Italian. 

Net Worth 2020: $10 Million

4. Marc Murphy

Marc Murphy net worth 2020
Marc Murphy was born on February 6, 1969 in Milan, Italy.

Owner and executive chef of Benchmarc Restaurants and Benchmarc Events who has worked in the highly esteemed kitchens of Le Miraville in Paris, Alain Ducasse's Louis XV in Monte Carlo, and Le Cirque in New York.

He was the Executive Chef at Cellar in the Sky at Windows on the World in the World Trade Center, La Fourchette, and Chinoiserie. He appears regularly on The Food Network series Chopped and has been on other Food Network shows such as Iron Chef America, The Best Thing I Ever Ate, and more.

Net Worth 2020: $6 Million

5. Gabriele Corcos

Gabriele Corcos net worth 2020
Gabriele Corcos was born on October 7, 1973 in Italy.
He published his cookbook Extra Virgin: Recipes & Love from Our Tuscan Kitchen in May 2014 and it rapidly became a New York Times bestseller.

Net Worth 2020: $5 Million

6. Antonio Carluccio

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Antonio Carluccio was born on April 19, 1937 in Italy.
In 2012, he earned the AA Lifetime Achievement Award and released his autobiography, A Recipe for Life. 

7. Laura Vitale

Laura Vitale net worth 2020
Laura Vitale was born on November 7, 1986 in Naples, Italy.
She has had no formal training in the culinary arts, and made it her mission to make recipes that can be followed by everyday cooks.

8. Alida Gotta

Alida Gotta net worth 2020
Alida Gotta was born on August 12, 1989 in Italy.
She created a web series called Alida Teen Chef.

9. Vincenzo Capuano

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Vincenzo Capuano was born on June 4, 1989 in Naples, Italy.

10. Vincenzo Falcone

Vincenzo Falcone net worth 2020
Vincenzo Falcone was born on September 19, 1987 in Italy.
He acted in the film Io Non Ci Casco (2008). 

11. Isabella Poti

Isabella Poti net worth 2020
Isabella Poti was born on December 26, 1995 in Lecce, Italy.
She was listed on the Thirty Under Thirty Europe list by Forbes Magazine in 2017. 

12. Valerio Braschi

Valerio Braschi net worth 2020
Valerio Braschi was born on October 5, 1997 in Cesena, Italy.
He is known for promoting several cooking and nutrition companies through Instagram including Bahlsen and Fico Essere Buoni. He is also known for having hosted several private dinner events in collaboration with Fight Eat Club and Ristorante Botero. 

13. Fabio Viviani

Fabio Viviani net worth 2020
Fabio Viviani was born on October 10, 1978 in Florence, Italy.
He appeared on a short-lived television show Chef Academy.

14. Danilo Zanna

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Danilo Zanna was born in Prato, Italy.
He has taught at the Istanbul Culinary Institute. 

15. Damiano Carrara

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Damiano Carrara was born on September 22, 1985 in Tuscany, Italy.
He and his brother opened their own pastry shop called Carrara Pastries in 2011 and then in 2013 opened a second location.

16. Carlo Cracco

Carlo Cracco net worth 2020
Carlo Cracco was born on October 8, 1965 in Vicenza, Italy.
He became president of the non-profit Maestro Martino in 2012.

17. Bruno Barbieri

Bruno Barbieri net worth 2020
Bruno Barbieri was born on January 12, 1962 in Bologna, Italy.
He joined Quelli Che...il Calcio for the 2015-2016 Serie A season.

18. Luca Manfe

Luca Manfe net worth 2020
Luca Manfe was born on May 31, 1981 in Italy.

Italian-Australian chef who made it to the top 100 of Gordon Ramsay's Masterchef in 2012, falling short to make it to the final stages of the competition. However, he reapplied the following year and became the first male and first non-American to win the title of Masterchef USA.

His first cookbook is called My Italian Kitchen. He runs a small catering company called Dinner with Luca where he cooks special, intimate dinners in people's homes.

19. Nadia Santini

Nadia Santini net worth 2020
Nadia Santini was born on May 23, 1970 in Italy.
She was crowned the Veuve Clicquot World's Best Female Chef in 2013 by Restaurant Magazine.

20. Roland Trettl

Roland Trettl net worth 2020
Roland Trettl was born on July 3, 1971 in Bolzano, Italy.
He published the book Culinary High-Flighers 2012 in 2012 and Served: The Truth About The Best Cooks In The World in 2015.