Quick Facts of Robert William Flay
- Full NameRobert William Flay
- Net Worth$30 million
- Date of Birth1964 /12 /10
- Marital StatusSingle
- BirthplaceNew York City, New York, U.S.
- ProfessionChef and TV personality
- Eye colourBlue
- Hair colourBrown - Light
- Spouse Stephanie March (m. 2005–2015), Debra Ponzek (m. 1991–1993), Stephanie March (2005-2015)
- Height5' 10" (179 cm)
- Weight78 kg
- Educationdropped out of high school at age 17
- Online PresenceTwitter, Instagram, YouTube, Facebook, Pinterest
- ChildrenSophie Flay
If you want to become a great chef, you have to work with great chefs. And that’s exactly what Bobby Flay did. Well, Flay is an American celebrity chef and reality TV personality. Also, he is the owner and executive chef of several restaurants including Bobby Flay Steak, Bobby’s Burger Palace, Bar Americain, and Mesa Grill.
With a blissful career, Flay has amassed a huge name for him along with an estimated net worth of $30 Million. Now let’s move deeper to know about his personal life.
Net Worth and Earnings
As of 2019, Bobby Flay is an American celebrity chef, reality television personality, restaurateur, author, radio host, has an impressive net worth of $30 Million, which makes him one of the wealthiest celebrity chef out there. He has earned most of his fortune throughout his profession as an actor. In addition, the Emmy-award-winning chef Bobby reportedly earns around $2 Million annual salaries.
The versatility of Bobby Flay is obvious in his various skills as a chef, restaurateur, cookbook writer, and media personality that he brings to the field. During the ’90s, Flay became the executive chef at Mesa Grill after having experienced at several restaurants and shortly after turn out to be a partner. Further, he opened a second Mesa Grill at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas in 2004.
Following year, Flay went on to open Bar Americain in Midtown Manhattan. Furthermore, he continued to expand his business by opening Bobby Flay Steak in the Atlantic City and later in New York too. On 28th March 2007, he opened his third Mesa Grill in the Bahamas. On 15th July 2008, Flay opened Bobby’s Burger Palace in Lake Grove, Long Island, which is now expanded in eighteen more locations across 11 states.
Aside from his restaurants, Bobby Flay has hosted numerous Food Network TV programs. He is featured on the Great Chef’s TV series. Hence, his income is not limited up to his restaurants. He also adds a decent sum through his TV career.
Similarly, Flay owns a lot of restaurants. They are listed below:
- Gato (NY)
- Bar American New York (NY)
- Bar American Mohegan Sun Boulevard (Uncasville, CT)
- Bobby’s Burger Palace
- Bobby Flay Steak (Atlantic City)
- Mesa Grill Las Vegas (Las Vegas)
- Mesa Grill (Nassau, Bahamas)
Flay Increases Price for his Manhattan Luxury Condo
Bobby cooked up his price for a luxury duplex condo in New York from $7 Million to $7.25 Million.
Flay had bought a one-bedroom and one-bathroom apartment which is located in a Trump-branded building in Manhattan. He owns the property since 2008 which he bought for $1.45 Million.
Similarly, in 2009, Bobby also captured a thickly wooded area of East Hampton, New York for just about $1.5 Million. Exploring his Instagram profile, Flay is living a lavish lifestyle.
Currently fifty-four, Bobby Flay has been married thrice. On 11 May 1991, he wedlock with a famous chef Debra Ponzek. His then-wife, Ponzek is also an American chef. The couple could not carry their relationship well and ended up divorcing in 1993.
After two years of divorce, Flay tied the knot with Kate Connelly. The pair became proud parents after the birth of their first daughter, Sophie Flay, on 16th April 1996. After spending three years of their marriage relationship, Flay and his second wife, Connelly parted their ways with a divorce. The duo never revealed the actual reason for their divorce again.
After lots and up and down in his love life, Flay decided to remain single. Nevertheless, he ended up falling for actress Stephanie March. They tied the knot on 20 February 2005. After being ten years together, Flay filed for divorce. Later, in March 2015, Flay officially divorced with his third spouse on 17 July 2015.
Since his third-divorce, Flay is reported to be dating Helene Yorke since February 2016. However, he has not yet decided to marry her. There might be a reason which is still far from the media.