Chef, Restaurateur, Author, and Host
- Guy Fieri was born January 22, 1968 in Columbus, Ohio, but he grew up in Ferndale, California. His love for food started at the age of 10 while he was working at a pretzel stand him and his dad built.
- He currently lives with his wife Lori Fieri and his 2 sons Hunter and Ryer Fieri in Santa Rosa, California.
At the age of 16, he spent a year studying in Chantilly, France.
- In 1996, he opened his first restaurant called Johnny Rockets with his partner Steve Gruber.
- In 2003, they opened another restaurant called Tex Wasabi's.
How he got started
Other than cooking, he also guest judges on Food Network Star and works with Rachel Ray in Rachel vs. Guy Celebrity Cook Off.
Other restaurants he has is Guy's Kitchen and Bar and Guy's Chophouse
Outside of the kitchen
2009: More Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives: Another Drop-Top Culinary Cruise Through America's Finest and Funkiest Joints
2011: Guy Fieri Food: More than 150 Off-The-Hook Recipes.
Both editions landed in the #1 spot on The New York Times Best Sellers List for more than 3 months.