Nyesha Arrington

Nyesha Arrington

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Nyesha Arrington is the co-star of FOX’s popular culinary competition show, Next Level Chef. Additionally, she serves as the host and producer of the digital series Plateworthy on Eater.

Kicking off her culinary journey at Michelin-starred establishments like Mélisse in Santa Monica, L’Atelier, and The Mansion in Las Vegas, Arrington’s career soared. She later ventured into the restaurant scene, notably opening Leona and Na:ve in Los Angeles, where her commitment to utilizing farm-fresh, locally and responsibly sourced ingredients garnered widespread acclaim.

Recognized for her culinary prowess, Arrington has earned a spot on Zagat’s esteemed Best Chef 30 Under 30 List, as well as being crowned Eater’s LA Chef of the Year.

Nyesha Arrington captured the hearts of audiences nationwide as a standout contestant on Bravo’s Top Chef season 9, propelling her into the spotlight. Her television appearances extend to FOX’s MasterChef and Hell’s Kitchen, Food Network’s Tournament of Champions, Guy’s Grocery Games, and Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives, along with ITV’s Next Level Chef U.K.

Drawing inspiration from seasonal ingredients, global travels, and contemporary art, Arrington’s creativity knows no bounds. When she’s not crafting culinary delights, she enjoys engaging in functional fitness and wellness practices. Residing in Los Angeles, she shares her home with her cherished companions: French bulldog, Bleu-Ginger, and tuxedo cat, Mr. Robert Marley.


Hawaiian Airlines Presents Behind the Cellar Door

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November 8, 2024

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