America’s Next Great Restaurant ep09: Opening Night

It’s finale night on ANGR and it’s down to the final three- Joey Meatballs, Sudhir Indian and Jamawn Soul Daddy. Contestants have to set up a mock restaurant inside the studio. They meet with architects to design the restaurant’s look and with graphic designers to create a logo and identity. Joey’s logo looks …

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America’s Next Great Restaurant ep08: Venture in Vegas

Interestingly this is the first American’s Next Great Restaurant episode on my DVR that’s had a name. Anyway, it’s down the final four, Jamawn, Joey, Stephenie, Sudhir. Contestants are all heading out to Las Vegas to see what someone else besides LA thinks of their food. They’ll be making 3 dishes to serve …

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America’s Next Great Restaurant ep07

Bobby Flay tells the remaining competitors that this week they have to create a promotional item and a kid’s menu item. Sudhir is worried about what American parents like to feed their kids and how it fits in with his Indian flavors.

Teams go to Hot Buttered Elves to brainstorm their toy ideas. …

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America’s Next Great Restaurant ep06

Starting off there’s a shocker- Joey wants to drop the Saucy Balls name and Sandy is still thinking about dropping her chef. Teams arrive at a food truck parking lot. Teams are going to be designing a food truck (special plug for RoadStoves) and they will be judged partially on how much money …

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America’s Next Great Restaurant ep05

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Bobby Flay tells the contestants that they will be designing the restaurant uniform this week and they will be in a photoshoot wearing their new uniforms. Greg and Krystal propose ripped denim which sounds horrible. Saucy Balls Joey is going with an old timey gangster style. He decides to grab a gun at …

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America’s Next Great Restaurant ep04

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Bobby Flay (Bob Filet) tells the contestants that the layout of a restaurant and menu design is important. They are going to be designing their pods in the studio like miniature versions of their potential restaurants. They will also design a menu and cook a dish for 300 people. Lorena speaks! and they …

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America’s Next Great Restaurant ep03

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American’s Next Great Restaurant or ANGR (oooh horrible acronym) is back and the contestants start off in a Chipotle where Steve Ells schools them on how he made it big. Bobby Flay tells them they have to handle the Chipotle lunch rush. The contestants prep and learn the ropes.

The doors open 11 …

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America’s Next Great Restaurant ep02

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After last week’s great premiere I was excited for tonight’s episode so we could actually see the restaurant concepts up close. To begin, Bobby Flay gives the contestants the rundown of what’s to come in this competition in an obviously voice-overed intro. The first test is to serve 1,000 customers and to make …

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America’s Next Great Restaurant ep01 Premiere

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Tonight was the long anticipated premiere of American’s Next Great Restaurant on NBC. After a long preview we met the judges- Iron Chef Bobby Flay, all-over-TV-chef Curtis Stone, Steve “Chipotle” Ells, and Miami restaurateur Lorena Garcia,. The winner will open up 3 fast casual restaurants, one in LA, NYC and surprise?!! Minneapolis. Odd …

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