Top Chef Thailand (season 1)

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Top Chef Thailand (season 1)
Hosted byPitipat Kutragule
JudgesWillment Leong
Suphamongkhon Suppipat
Thidid Tadsanakajon
Phichaya Uthantam
No. of contestants15
WinnerChudaree Debhakam
Location Bangkok
Country of originThailand
No. of episodes13
Release
Original networkONE HD
Original releaseMarch 25 (2017-03-25) 
June 24, 2017 (2017-06-24)
Season chronology
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Top Chef Thailand (season 1) is the first season of the Thai reality television series Top Chef Thailand . The season premiered on March 25, 2017, and concluded on June 24, 2017. Filming initially took place in Bangkok. Willment Leong, Suphamongkhon Suppipat, Thidid Tadsanakajon and Phichaya Uthantam served as judges and Pitipat Kutragule [1] as a host for the first season.

Top Chef Thailand is a Thai reality competition television series. The show premiered on March 25, 2017 on ONE HD. The first season consisted of 13 episodes, with 15 contestants vying for a grand prize of ฿1,000,000. Contestants shopped at Makro Food Service. Contestants are judged by a panel of professional chefs and other notables from the food and wine industry, with one or more contestants being eliminated each week.

Bangkok Special administrative area in Thailand

Bangkok is the capital and most populous city of Thailand. It is known in Thai as Krung Thep Maha Nakhon or simply Krung Thep. The city occupies 1,568.7 square kilometres (605.7 sq mi) in the Chao Phraya River delta in central Thailand, and has a population of over eight million, or 12.6 percent of the country's population. Over fourteen million people lived within the surrounding Bangkok Metropolitan Region at the 2010 census, making Bangkok the nation's primate city, significantly dwarfing Thailand's other urban centres in terms of importance.

Contents

The winner of the competition was "Chef Tam" Chudaree Debhakam [2] , and the runners-up was "Chef May" Phattanant Thongthong.

Contestants

(ages stated are at start of filming)

ContestantAgePositionRestaurant / OfficeResidentFinishRank
Warasiri Thongthaem
Na Ayudhya "Chef Pete"
38Executive ChefDr.Orawan Holistic
and Anti-Aging Institute
Phuket Episode 115
Chayant Kachaenchai
"Chef Tu"
36Owner ChefSu-Goi By Chef Tu Nakhon Ratchasima 14
Thapakorn Chinawasee
"Chef Pong"
34Food Consult Bangkok Bangkok Episode 213
Pongsathorn Surach
"Chef Nui"
27Executive ChefThe Sky Gallery Chonburi Episode 312
Duangjai Bumrungpol
"Chef Tui"
33Owner ChefKitchen Hut Bangkok Episode 511
Eknarin Chuthongkham
"Chef Folk"
29Executive ChefChef rider X2 Bangkok 10
Chaiwalan Intawan
"Chef Max"
38Executive ChefCentara Hotel Udon Thani 9
Chaitphuchish Thaekingsak
"Chef Hooto"
28Food ConsultHua Chang Hotel Bangkok Episode 68
Kamol Chobdee-ngam
"Chef Gig"
38Owner ChefLeusthip Bangkok Episode 87
Sucharat Piyachokepaisan
"Chef Nam Fon"
25European Cuisine
Professor
Suan Dusit University Bangkok Episode 106
Sara Jirarat
"Chef Ton"
34Owner ChefAston Bangkok Episode 75
Episode 11
Thawatchai Akarawongwatthana
"Chef Bus"
29Owner Chef8 Bistro Nakhon Ratchasima Episode 124
Siriporn Chaisiripanich
"Chef Ooy"
46Executive ChefWind Water View Bangkok 3
Phattanant Thongthong
"Chef May"
36Owner ChefMonkey's Kitchen Chiang Mai Episode 132
Chudaree Debhakam
"Chef Tam"
24Sous ChefBlue Hill at Stone Barns United States 1

Episodes

Episode 1

Quickfire Challenge Results
ResultTeamsContestants
WINTeam GreenChef Hooto, Chef Max, Chef Nam Fon, Chef Ton, Chef Gig
INTeam OrangeChef Nui, Chef Tam, Chef Ooy, Chef Folk, Chef Tu
LOWTeam BlueChef Tui, Chef Pong, Chef Bus, Chef Pete, Chef May
Results
ResultContestant
INChef Pong
OUTChef Pete
Elimination Challenge Results
ResultTeamsContestants
WINTeam BlueChef Ooy, Chef Tam
HIGHTeam OrangeChef Nam Fon, Chef Max
INTeam GreyChef Hooto, Chef Gig
INTeam BrownChef Ton, Chef May
INTeam BlackChef Bus, Chef Tui
LOWTeam RedChef Pong, Chef Folk
LOWTeam GreenChef Tu, Chef Nui

Episode 2

Quickfire Challenge Results
ResultContestants
WINChef May
HIGHChef Ooy
INChef Pong, Chef Nui, Chef Max, Chef Gig, Chef Nam Fon, Chef Ton, Chef Bus, Chef Tam
LOWChef Folk, Chef Tui, Chef Hooto
Elimination Challenge Results
ResultTeamsContestants
WINTeam OrangeChef Bus, Chef Nui, Chef Tam
HIGHTeam GreenChef Folk, Chef Hooto, Chef Ton
LOWTeam RedChef Max, Chef Tui, Chef Nam Fon, Chef May
LOWTeam BlackChef Pong, Chef Gig, Chef Ooy

Episode 3

Quickfire Challenge Results
ResultTeamsContestants
WINTeam RedChef Nam Fon, Chef Tam, Chef Max
INTeam GreenChef Nui, Chef Folk, Chef Ooy
INTeam BlackChef Hooto, Chef May, Chef Tui
DSQTeam BlueChef Ton, Chef Gig, Chef Bus
Elimination Challenge Results
ResultContestants
WINChef Nam Fon
HIGHChef Hooto, Chef Bus, Chef Gig, Chef Tam, Chef May
INChef Max
LOWChef Folk, Chef Nui, Chef Ton, Chef Tui, Chef Ooy

Episode 4

Round 1 Results
ResultContestants
WINChef Gig
HIGHChef Tam, Chef Ooy, Chef May
INChef Tui, Chef Folk, Chef Max, Chef Hooto, Chef Nam Fon, Chef Ton, Chef Bus
Round 2 Results
ResultTeamsContestants
WINTeam BlueChef Tui, Chef Hooto
HIGHTeam GreyChef Tam, Chef Max
INTeam BlackChef May, Chef Folk
INTeam GreenChef Ooy, Chef Ton
INTeam RedChef Nam Fon, Chef Tui

Episode 5

Round 3 Results
ResultContestants
WINChef Ton
HIGHChef Tam, Chef May
INChef Folk, Chef Max, Chef Nam Fon, Chef Bus
LOWChef Tui, Chef Ooy
Round 4 Results
ResultContestants
WINChef May
HIGHChef Tam, Chef Ooy
INChef Nam Fon, Chef Bus
LOWChef Folk, Chef Max
Round 5 Results
ResultContestants
WINChef Tam
HIGHChef Nam Fon
LOWChef Ooy, Chef Bus, Chef Max

Episode 6

Quickfire Challenge Results
ResultColorsContestants
WINWhiteChef May
HIGHGreenChef Bus
INRedChef Tam, Chef Hooto
INOrangeChef Gig, Chef Ooy
INGreenChef Ton
INWhiteChef Nam Fon

Episode 7

Episode 8

Episode 9

Episode 10

Episode 11

Episode 12

Episode 13

Summaries

Elimination Table

ContestantsEpisodes
12345678910111213
Quickfire
Challenge winner(s)
Green team 1 Chef MayChef MaxN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AChef MayChef TamChef BusN/AChef TonChef BusChef MayN/A
Chef TamHIGHWINHIGHHIGHHIGHHIGHHIGHWININIMM 3 LOWINININLOWWINNER
Chef MayINIMMHIGHHIGHINHIGHWININWINLOWWININWINWINWINRUNNER-UP
Chef OoyWINLOWLOWHIGHINLOWHIGHLOWLOWWINININLOWINOUT
Chef BusINHIGHHIGHININININLOWININIMM 4 ININLOWOUT
Chef TonINHIGHLOWININWININININOUTRETIMMOUT
Chef Nam FonHIGHINWINININININHIGHHIGHWINININOUT
Chef GigINLOWHIGHWININININININWINOUT
Chef HootoINHIGHHIGHINWININININOUT
Chef MaxHIGHINIMMINHIGHINLOWOUT
Chef FolkINHIGHLOWINININOUT
Chef TuiININLOWINHIGHOUT
Chef NuiLOWHIGHOUT
Chef PongINOUT
Chef TuOUT
Chef PeteOUT
     The contestant was winning elimination challenge for the episode.
     Team / Contestants nominated in elimination challenge but not win for the episode.
     The contestant was at risk of elimination.
     The contestant was eliminated from the competition in elimination challenge.
     The contestant was eliminated from the competition in quickfire challenge.
     The contestant who have been granted immunity. Not eliminated that week.
     The contestant was originally eliminated but returned to the competition.
     The contestant was a Runner-Up.
     The contestant won Top Chef Thailand.

Notes

  1. ^ Green team has members as follows: Chef Hooto, Chef Gig, Chef Nam Fon, Chef Max and Chef Ton.
  2. Since episode 2, no contestants have been eliminated in the quickfire challenge.
  3. ^ In episode 7 Chef Tam who have been granted immunity and granted a special joint committee to review foods in elimination challenge.
  4. ^ In episode 8 Chef Bus who have been granted immunity and increase the cooking time to 10 minutes.

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