CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour
Les Halles is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

1. Les Halles

411 Park Ave S (btwn E 28th & E 29th St), New York, NY
French Restaurant · NoMad · 253 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Bourdain's school isn't confidential. It's the CIA. Ignite and refine your passion for food and cooking at Anthony's alma mater. Read more.

Locanda Verde is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

2. Locanda Verde

9.4
377 Greenwich St (at N Moore St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Tribeca · 478 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Andrew Carmellini started his education with the CIA. Today, he’s a nationally acclaimed chef. You can forge the culinary path of tomorrow. Take the first step at the CIA. Read more.

Gotham Bar and Grill is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

3. Gotham Bar and Grill

9.1
12 E 12th St (btwn University Pl & 5th Ave), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 214 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: From the freshest fish to the greenest greens, Chef Alfred Portale knows the importance of quality dining. Get your culinary education from the same place that made him an elite New York City chef. Read more.

Frankies 457 Spuntino is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

4. Frankies 457 Spuntino

9.5
457 Court St (btwn 4th Pl & Luquer St), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Carroll Gardens · 224 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Learn about life at the CIA where Frank Falcinelli learned his craft before he created "the best meatballs in NYC." Read more.

The Would is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

5. The Would

120 North Rd, Highland, NY
New American Restaurant · 3 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Claire Winslow, CIA alumna and owner of The Would, has been dubbed "The Flavor Queen." Check out the college that introduced her to many flavors and techniques! Read more.

The Ravenous Pig is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

6. The Ravenous Pig

9.2
565 W Fairbanks Ave (S Pennsylvania), Winter Park, FL
Gastropub · 141 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chefs James and Julie Petrakis make sure everyone goes home satisfied. This dynamic duo first joined forces at the CIA. Learn more here about their culinary college. Read more.

The Berghoff Restaurant is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

7. The Berghoff Restaurant

8.3
17 W Adams St (btwn S Dearborn St & S State St), Chicago, IL
German Restaurant · The Loop · 129 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Carlyn comes from four generations of gourmet chefs--so she knows the importance of a top-notch culinary education. Find out more about where Chef Berghoff learned her skills. Read more.

Kouzzina is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

8. Kouzzina

2101 Epcot Resorts Blvd (Walt Disney World), Lake Buena Vista, FL
Greek Restaurant · Disney's Boardwalk · 94 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Cat Cora's flavors bring an extra spark of magic to Disney World. Learn more about where the chef got her culinary start. Read more.

Maharlika Filipino Moderno is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

9. Maharlika Filipino Moderno

9.0
111 1st Ave (at E 7th St), New York, NY
Filipino Restaurant · East Village · 200 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Re-imagine cuisine just like the CIA alum Noel Cruz through our degree programs. Read more.

Ocean Prime is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

10. Ocean Prime

8.7
7339 W Sand Lake Rd (btw Turkey Lake & Dr. Phillips), Orlando, FL
Seafood Restaurant · 38 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Like what you see? Desire what you smell? Get a culinary education, like owner Cameron Mitchell, at the Culinary Institute of America. Read more.

Holeman & Finch Public House is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

11. Holeman & Finch Public House

8.9
2277 Peachtree Rd NE (near Peachtree Memorial Dr.), Atlanta, GA
Gastropub · Peachtree Hills · 209 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: It's 'Burger Time'! With his exclusive hand-crafted burgers, Chef Linton Hopkins has the whole city eager for a taste. Chef Hopkins got his start at the CIA. Where will your culinary dreams begin? Read more.

Kogi BBQ Truck is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

12. Kogi BBQ Truck

9.2
(Greater LA Metro Area), Los Angeles, CA
Food Truck · West Los Angeles · 226 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Once a CIA student, trailblazing chef Roy Choi is now teaching other LA chefs “how it’s done” with his famous Kogi Korean BBQ. Learn more about his culinary college. Read more.

Izakaya is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

13. Izakaya

8.2
1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, NJ
Japanese Restaurant · 72 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Of all the culinary shows in this brightly lit city, Chef Michael Schulson puts on the best. He learned how to please dining audiences at The Culinary Institute of America. Read more.

Amis Trattoria is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

14. Amis Trattoria

9.2
412 S 13th St (btwn Pine St & Lombard St), Philadelphia, PA
Italian Restaurant · Washington Square West · 92 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Amis’ recipe for success may be another Vetri family secret, but Co-Owner Jeff Michaud’s culinary start is not. The chef is a proud CIA alumnus. Find out more about his alma mater here: Read more.

Indulge is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

15. Indulge

7.9
708 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee, WI
Wine Bar · Juneau Town · 15 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Check out CIA Alumnus Marc Bianchini’s restaurant. Considering a culinary career? Learn more about his college. Read more.

We, The Pizza is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

16. We, The Pizza

8.6
305 Pennsylvania Ave SE (btwn 3rd & 4th St), Washington, D.C.
Pizza Place · Capitol Hill · 144 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Spike Mendelsohn spent years in fine dining and now let’s his creativity run free at We, the Pizza! Check out some of the other amazing (and interesting!) careers our alumni are pursuing: Read more.

Sueños is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

17. Sueños

311 W 17th St (btw 8th and 9th Ave), New York, NY
Mexican Restaurant · Chelsea · 34 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: A Culinary Institute of America education inspired Chef Sue Torres, and it shows in the scrumptious Mexican cuisine at her restaurant, Suenos. Learn more about the CIA. Read more.

Corner Kitchen is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

18. Corner Kitchen

9.1
3 Boston Way (All Souls Crescent), Asheville, NC
Café · 66 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Built in the 1890s, the Corner Kitchen building has a rich history, and Chef Joe Scully’s alma mater, the CIA, does too—a history of educating the leaders of the food world. Read more.

The Village Pub is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

19. The Village Pub

9.3
2967 Woodside Rd (at Whiskey Hill Rd), Woodside, CA
New American Restaurant · 43 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: This might be a pub by name, but Chef Dmitry Elperin has added it to the chic-food game. Learn how to whip up these elegant classics where he did – at The Culinary Institute of America. Read more.

Monk’s Kettle is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

20. Monk’s Kettle

9.2
3141 16th St (at Albion St), San Francisco, CA
Beer Bar · Mission Dolores · 302 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Co-owner and CIA Alumnus Adam Dulye serves up barrels of flavor with his intricate beer pairings. Our grads work with food & spirits all over the world. Check out what other CIA alumni are up to: Read more.

Absinthe Brasserie & Bar is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

21. Absinthe Brasserie & Bar

9.0
398 Hayes St (at Gough St), San Francisco, CA
French Restaurant · Civic Center · 247 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: With a menu that lives up to its reputation, Chef Adam Keough has a lot to be proud of - and so do we! We’re so proud of everything our alumni accomplish.

flour + water is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

22. flour + water

9.2
2401 Harrison St (at 20th St), San Francisco, CA
Italian Restaurant · Mission District · 238 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Thomas McNaughton has worked his way through some of the most prestigious kitchens in SF and around the world. Check out where he got his culinary degree. Read more.

The Painted Lady is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

23. The Painted Lady

8.6
201 S College St, Newberg, OR
New American Restaurant · 7 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Allen Routt is cooking here!

Colarusso's Bakery is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

24. Colarusso's Bakery

210 Main St, Stoneham, MA
Bakery · 3 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Michael D'Andrea is working here!

The Dutch is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

25. The Dutch

9.0
131 Sullivan St (at Prince St), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · SoHo · 432 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: We’re so proud of everything our alumni accomplish, including Chef Andrew Carmellini of The Dutch. Check out what other CIA alumni are up to. Read more.

Reef is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

26. Reef

8.5
2600 Travis St (McGowen St), Houston, TX
Seafood Restaurant · Midtown · 111 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: The restaurant view is the cherry on top of Chef Bryan Caswell's decadent creations. Find out more about The Culinary Institute of America, where the chef got his start: Read more.

David Burke's Primehouse is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

27. David Burke's Primehouse

8.5
616 N Rush St (at E Ontario St), Chicago, IL
Steakhouse · Near North Side · 128 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef David Burke started his foodservice career as a CIA student. Learn more about his culinary college. Read more.

Billy's Chowder House is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

28. Billy's Chowder House

8.3
216 Mile Rd (at Merrifield Ct), Wells, ME
Seafood Restaurant · 36 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Not only do tourists and Maine locals love chef and CIA alum Richard Varano’s restaurant, Billy’s Chowder House, but they once spotted a moose sitting by the bar!

Spago Beverly Hills is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

29. Spago Beverly Hills

9.1
176 N Canon Dr (at Wilshire Blvd.), Beverly Hills, CA
New American Restaurant · West Los Angeles · 117 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Sherry Yard is the pastry chef here. Check out some of the other amazing (and interesting!) careers our alumni are pursuing: Read more.

Crew Restaurant & Bar is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

30. Crew Restaurant & Bar

7.7
2290 South Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY
New American Restaurant · 21 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Check out CIA Alumnus Thomas Kacherski's restaurant!

Todd English's Olives is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

31. Todd English's Olives

8.5
3600 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV
Mediterranean Restaurant · The Strip · 156 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Even with all the lights in Vegas, Todd English’s Olives shines bright. Do you dream about being in the culinary spotlight? Start your career today, where this restaurateur did. Read more.

Delfina is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

32. Delfina

9.0
3621 18th St (Guerrero St), San Francisco, CA
American Restaurant · Mission Dolores · 122 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Whether you pop into the Pizzeria Delfina for a piping hot slice or sit down next door for a leisurely meal, take a moment to learn more about the CIA, where Chef Craig Stoll got his start. Read more.

Pazo is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

33. Pazo

1425 Aliceanna St (at S Eden St), Baltimore, MD
Mediterranean Restaurant · Fells Point · 74 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Cindy Wolf of Pazo started her foodservice career as a CIA student. Learn more about where she got her degree. Read more.

Lolita is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

34. Lolita

900 Literary Rd, Cleveland, OH
New American Restaurant · Tremont · 50 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: More popular than the Great Lakes, Lolita is Cleveland’s go-to restaurant for all occasions. We’re proud that chef & owner Michael Symon is a CIA alumnus. Learn more about the CIA here: Read more.

Hotel Healdsburg is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

35. Hotel Healdsburg

8.8
25 Matheson St (Healdsburg Ave.), Healdsburg, CA
Hotel · 21 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Here, guests feel at home--only with more elegance & room service! Owner Charlie Palmer knows good hospitality--he got his education at the CIA.

Chef Geoff's Tysons Corner is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

36. Chef Geoff's Tysons Corner

8.1
8045 Leesburg Pike, Vienna, VA
American Restaurant · Old Courthouse · 66 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Geoff Tracy is a alumnus of the world's premier culinary college, The Culinary Institute of America.

Tudor House is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

37. Tudor House

1111 Collins Ave (11th St), Miami Beach, FL
American Restaurant · Flamingo-Lummus · 37 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Owner Geoffrey Zakarian's kitchen is heating up Miami. See the college where he got his culinary start. Read more.

Graffiti is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

38. Graffiti

8.2
224 E 10th St (btwn 1st & 2nd Ave), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · East Village · 69 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Rated as the best restaurant in New York City, Graffiti gives Chef Jehangir Mehta plenty of chances to use what he learned at the CIA every day.

Chocolate Springs is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

39. Chocolate Springs

8.9
55 Pittsfield Rd #3, Lenox, MA
Chocolate Shop · 15 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: This restaurant is home to CIA Alumnus Joshua Needleman. You’ve probably heard of more CIA alumni than you realize. Check out what some others are doing. Read more.

David's Soundview Catering is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

40. David's Soundview Catering

471 Elm St, Stamford, CT
Office · Shippan · 1 tip

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: The more the merrier! Chef David Cingari has enough flavor and flare for the whole party. For this kind of expertise, a culinary education is key. That's why Chef Cingari attended the CIA!

Tia Pol is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

41. Tia Pol

9.1
205 10th Ave (btwn 22nd & 23rd St.), New York, NY
Tapas Restaurant · Chelsea · 149 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Check out CIA Alumna Alexandra Raij's restaurant! Considering a culinary career? Learn more about the CIA. Read more.

Tabouli Grill is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

42. Tabouli Grill

8.5
Highridge Rd, Stamford, CT
Middle Eastern Restaurant · Newfield - Westover - Turn of River · 19 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: The perfect Middle East feast! Chef/Owner Judith Roll honed in on the cuisines of her culture while studying at the CIA. Learn more about her culinary college. Read more.

The Dutch Miami is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

43. The Dutch Miami

8.5
2201 Collins Ave (W South Beach), Miami Beach, FL
American Restaurant · City Center · 75 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/Owner Andrew Carmellini is a true culinarian. He's one of the many CIA alumni making a name for themselves in the foodservice industry! Learn more about other CIA alumni here: Read more.

StripSteak is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

44. StripSteak

8.3
4441 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL
Steakhouse · Ocean Front · 56 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Alfred Portale of Gotham Steak started his foodservice career as a CIA student. Check out his alma mater here: Read more.

The Plantation House Restaurant is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

45. The Plantation House Restaurant

8.6
2000 Plantation Club Dr, Kapalua, HI
Hawaiian Restaurant · 41 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: This restaurant is home to CIA Alumnus Alex Stanislaw.

Fearing's is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

46. Fearing's

8.7
2121 McKinney Ave (in The Ritz-Carlton), Dallas, TX
New American Restaurant · Uptown · 48 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: If there's one thing that’s bigger in Texas, it’s the flavor Chef Dean Fearing brings to the table. He's a graduate of the world's premier culinary college!

Moxy American Tapas Restaurant is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

47. Moxy American Tapas Restaurant

9.3
106 Penhallow St, Portsmouth, NH
Tapas Restaurant · 21 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Matt Louis checked a CIA degree and a European Food Tour off his bucket list before opening Moxy. Check out what other CIA alumni are up to here: Read more.

Border Grill Santa Monica is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

48. Border Grill Santa Monica

1445 4th St (at Broadway), Santa Monica, CA
Mexican Restaurant · Downtown Santa Monica · 81 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: You may remember Chef Susan Feniger '77 from Food Network's "Too Hot Tamales." But before she made her TV debut, she was a student at The Culinary Institute of America!

Zacatecas is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

49. Zacatecas

7.3
3423 Central Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM
Mexican Restaurant · Nob Hill · 30 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/Owner Mark Kiffen is a CIA alumnus. You've probably heard of more CIA alumni than you realize. Check out what some others are doing. Read more.

Beacon Restaurant & Bar is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

50. Beacon Restaurant & Bar

25 W 56th St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave.), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Midtown East · 32 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: In addition to having an impressive résumé featuring restaurant launches and a CIA degree, Beacon Chef Waldy Malouf is also a philanthropist and co-founder of The Windows of Hope Relief Fund.

FLiP Burger Boutique is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

51. FLiP Burger Boutique

8.8
1587 Howell Mill Rd NW (at Verner St NW), Atlanta, GA
Burger Joint · Berkeley Park · 237 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Known around the world for his innovative flare, Chef Richard Blais is flipping burgers on a whole new level. Check out the college where this chef got his start, the CIA! Read more.

BLT Prime is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

52. BLT Prime

8.7
111 E 22nd St (btwn Park & Lexington Ave), New York, NY
Steakhouse · Gramercy Park · 88 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef and Culinary Institute of America graduate Paul Zweben is a double threat! He is a restaurateur and a real estate agent. Check out some of the other amazing careers our alumni pursue: Read more.

Vie Restaurant is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

53. Vie Restaurant

8.4
4471 Lawn Ave (at Burlington Ave.), Western Springs, IL
American Restaurant · 18 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Vie really makes everything, from its bread to its pickles & preserves! It just goes to show you that CIA grads -- including Chef/Owner Paul Virant -- really learn how to get around in the kitchen!

Mattison's Forty-One is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

54. Mattison's Forty-One

7.6
7275 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL
American Restaurant · 9 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Decadent and savory, every item on this menu will melt in your mouth. We're proud that restaurateur Paul Mattison is a CIA alumnus. Make your culinary dreams a reality at the CIA! Read more.

Ocean Prime is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

55. Ocean Prime

9.2
2101 Cedar Springs Rd, Dallas, TX
Seafood Restaurant · Uptown · 55 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Ocean Prime owner and chef Cameron Mitchell received his degree at the world's premier culinary college. If you're interested in a culinary career, check out The Culinary Institute of America. Read more.

Crave is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

56. Crave

8.8
129 Washington St (at Orchard Pl), Poughkeepsie, NY
New American Restaurant · 20 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA alumni tend to flock together! After Edward Kowalski opened Crave, he brought fellow alumnus Catherine Williams on board. Check out what some of our 44,000+ alumni are up to here: Read more.

American Fish is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

57. American Fish

3730 Las Vegas Blvd S (at ARIA Resort & Casino), Las Vegas, NV
Seafood Restaurant · The Strip · 46 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: There are a lot of showstoppers in Vegas, but Chef Michael Mina is a high-roller in the kitchen. Get your culinary education at the CIA just like Chef Mina: Read more.

SoNo Baking Company & Café is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

58. SoNo Baking Company & Café

8.8
101 Water St (at Hanford Pl), Norwalk, CT
Bakery · South Norwalk · 38 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Owning SoNo Baking Company & Café is CIA Alumnus John Barricelli's dream. We're so proud of his success!

Vidalia is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

59. Vidalia

1990 M St NW (at 20th St NW), Washington, D.C.
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant · Connecticut Avenue - K Street · 39 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Jeffrey Buben has created a true southern gem in the heart of Washington, D.C. Want to learn how to cook like the chef? Check out his alma mater: Read more.

Next is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

60. Next

8.8
953 W Fulton Market (at Morgan St.), Chicago, IL
Molecular Gastronomy Restaurant · Fulton Market · 54 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Grant Achatz of Next started his foodservice career as a CIA student.

Blue Canyon Kitchen & Tavern is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

61. Blue Canyon Kitchen & Tavern

8.6
8960 Wilcox Dr, Twinsburg, OH
American Restaurant · 25 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Brant Evans is the mastermind behind the Blue Canyon Restaurants. He's also one of 44,000+ CIA alumni.

La Gloria is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

62. La Gloria

8.2
100 E Grayson St (btwn Karnes St & Elmira St), San Antonio, TX
Mexican Restaurant · Tobin Hill · 162 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA graduate and La Gloria owner Johnny Hernandez ’89 presents his vision of Mexican street fare with bold offerings.

Alibi Room is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

63. Alibi Room

8.6
12236 W Washington Blvd (at Campbell Dr.), Los Angeles, CA
Bar · Culver-West · 133 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Grad Roy Choi's famous Kogi Korean BBQ Truck food is parked permanently at Alibi. Check out what other CIA alumni are up to here: Read more.

Central Kitchen is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

64. Central Kitchen

8.8
3000 20th St (at Florida St), San Francisco, CA
American Restaurant · Mission District · 73 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Thomas McNaughton was nominated as a “Rising Star Chef” in 2011 and 2012 by the James Beard Foundation. He was also a rising star student at the CIA!

Frankies Spuntino 570 is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

65. Frankies Spuntino 570

8.6
570 Hudson St (at W 11th St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · West Village · 142 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Frank Falcinelli is known for making “the best meatballs in NYC.”

Sperry's Restaurant is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

66. Sperry's Restaurant

7.8
30 1/2 Caroline St (at Pavillion Pl.), Saratoga Springs, NY
American Restaurant · 15 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Have you fallen into foodie love with the chef’s aromatically rich flavors? Chef Dale Miller was trained at The Culinary Institute of America. Learn more about his college: Read more.

mk The Restaurant is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

67. mk The Restaurant

868 N Franklin St (btw Chestnut St & Locust St), Chicago, IL
New American Restaurant · Near North Side · 47 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: With his decadent and artful creations, Chef Michael Kornick is a master of his craft. Follow in his footsteps at The Culinary Institute of America and master your own. Read more.

The Compound is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

68. The Compound

8.7
653 Canyon Rd, Santa Fe, NM
American Restaurant · 15 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/Owner Mark Kiffin was named "Best Chef in the Southwest" in 2005 by the James Beard Foundation. What an honor! Our alumni do such amazing things!!

COA Restaurant is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

69. COA Restaurant

5750 N Port Washington Rd (at Bayshore Towne Center), Glendale, WI
Mexican Restaurant · 44 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: COA is restaurateur Marc Bianchini's first restaurant featuring Mexican street food. We're excited to see our alumnus putting his many cuisine studies to use! Learn more about our diverse curriculum: Read more.

Primo is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

70. Primo

8.9
2 S Main St, Rockland, ME
Italian Restaurant · 30 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Melissa Kelly is executive chef and proprietor of Primo. She is also the James Beard Foundation's Best Chef Northeast 1999. Read more about her and many of our other alumni here: Read more.

Cat Cora's Kitchen is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

71. Cat Cora's Kitchen

6.8
2800 N Terminal Rd (IAH Terminal E btwn Gates 10-11), Houston, TX
American Restaurant · George Bush Intercontinental Airport · 112 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Check out CIA Alumnus Cat Cora's Houston restaurant! You’ve probably heard of more CIA alumni than you realize. Check out what some others are doing. Read more.

Darker Than Blue is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

72. Darker Than Blue

6.6
3034 Greenmount Ave, Baltimore, MD
Café · Abell · 13 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef & Owner Casey Jenkins is pursuing his second career. His first was with the US Marine Corps. Casey's alma mater, the CIA, was originally founded to train returning war vets. Learn more about us: Read more.

Roy's Hawaiian Fusion is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

73. Roy's Hawaiian Fusion

800 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA
Sushi Restaurant · South Park · 26 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Roy’s is spreading the “aloha” spirit around the country. This sensational Hawaiian fusion restaurant is owned by CIA alumnus, Roy Yamaguchi.

White Chocolate Grill is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

74. White Chocolate Grill

8.8
1803 Freedom Dr, Naperville, IL
American Restaurant · 72 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Get a taste of CIA Alumnus Robert Kabakoff's cuisine here!

Varano's Italian Restaurant is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

75. Varano's Italian Restaurant

6.7
60 Mile Rd (Rt 1), Wells, ME
Italian Restaurant · 13 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Owner Richard Varano was awarded the Entrepreneur of the Year Award in Southern Maine. We're so proud of our alumni! Check out what some other CIA grads are up to here: Read more.

Bar Tartine is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

76. Bar Tartine

561 Valencia St (btwn 16th & 17th St), San Francisco, CA
American Restaurant · Mission District · 160 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Your taste buds are about to go on a tour around the world with Chef Nicolaus Balla’s eclectically styled menu. CIA grads receive an education that spans the globe! Learn more about his college here: Read more.

Goose Island Brewpub is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

77. Goose Island Brewpub

8.7
1800 N Clybourn Ave (at Willow St), Chicago, IL
Brewery · North Side · 158 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Brewmaster Jared Rouben keeps the barrels rolling in at Goose Island Brewery. He mastered his draft with us, at the CIA. Check out his culinary college: Read more.

78. The Inn at Cafe Tamayo

91 Partition St, Saugerties, NY
American Restaurant · 2 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: See what chef/owner James Tamayo is cooking up! He's one of many CIA grads living his dream. Check out the careers of other CIA alumni here: Read more.

Ocean Prime is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

79. Ocean Prime

9.0
2205 N West Shore Blvd (at International Plaza), Tampa, FL
Seafood Restaurant · Village of Tampa · 70 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Cameron Mitchell is president and founder of Cameron Mitchell Restaurants, which includes Ocean Prime restaurants across the country. CIA alumni do more than cook! Check out other alumni stories here: Read more.

Babette's Kitchen is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

80. Babette's Kitchen

7.7
3293 Franklin Ave (Pilgram Ln), Millbrook, NY
Café · 9 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Stop by and sample "simply good food" from CIA graduate Buffy Arbogast!

Aureole is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

81. Aureole

8.1
135 W 42nd St (One Bryant Park), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Theater District · 83 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Want to cook like Charlie Palmer? He got his start with us. Learn more about Charlie's culinary alma mater. Read more.

Branch Water Tavern is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

82. Branch Water Tavern

510 Shepherd Dr (at Gibson), Houston, TX
American Restaurant · Washington Avenue - Memorial Park · 45 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Executive Chef/Owner David Grossman is a CIA alumnus! Curious about the CIA? Learn more about the careers of other CIA alumni. Read more.

Waterbar is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

83. Waterbar

9.0
399 The Embarcadero (btwn Folsom & Harrison St), San Francisco, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Rincon Hill · 168 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: You might have come for the waterfront view, but you'll never want to leave after you take a peek at this mouth-watering menu by Executive Chef Parke Ulrich. He's a CIA alumnus.

Volt is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

84. Volt

8.5
228 N Market St (Between 2nd And 3rd), Frederick, MD
American Restaurant · Downtown Frederick · 64 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: With an anything-but-ordinary menu, Chef Bryan Voltaggio is a master of his craft. Learn to build your own creations where this chef did, at the CIA. Check us out: Read more.

Market Restaurant & Bar is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

85. Market Restaurant & Bar

8.7
3702 Via de La Valle (at El Camino Real), Del Mar, CA
New American Restaurant · 35 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Among his many accolades, Chef/Owner Carl Schroeder was named "California Chef of the Year 2004” by the James Beard Foundation. He's one of many CIA alumni honored by the prestigious group. Read more.

Aldea is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

86. Aldea

8.8
31 W 17th St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Portuguese Restaurant · Union Square · 119 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: From the heart of New York, Chef George Mendes take you straight to Portugal with dishes so artful you'll hesitate to eat them. Explore your culinary heritage too, where Chef Mendes earned his degree. Read more.

Postage Inn is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

87. Postage Inn

838 Route 32, Tillson, NY
American Restaurant · 2 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: This restaurant is home to CIA Alumnus James Jerkowski.

Rick Moonen RM Seafood is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

88. Rick Moonen RM Seafood

8.4
3930 Las Vegas Blvd S (at Mandalay Bay), Las Vegas, NV
Seafood Restaurant · The Strip · 96 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Vegas is known for its secrets, but this secret is out: Chef Rock Moonen’s RM Seafood is dining at its finest. Learn to hone your skills where this alumnus did, at the CIA. Read more.

Scarpetta is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

89. Scarpetta

9.3
355 W 14th St (at 9th Ave), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Chelsea · 240 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Food was meant to be enjoyed, and Chef Scott Conant takes that enjoyment to the next level. This talented chef got his culinary education at the CIA. Learn more about us: Read more.

The Abbot's Cellar is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

90. The Abbot's Cellar

742 Valencia St (btwn 18th & 19th St), San Francisco, CA
Gastropub · Mission Dolores · 43 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Adam Dulye has drafted his way across the country pairing his world-class cuisine with his home-crafted beers. Learn how to mix and match with the best? Check out where he got his degree. Read more.

Lüke is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

91. Lüke

125 E Houston St (at Soledad St.), San Antonio, TX
American Restaurant · Downtown San Antonio · 93 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Steven McHugh will leave your palate at ease and your eyes in amazement with his elegant spin on classic Southern comfort dishes. Another successful CIA alumnus! See more: Read more.

Vermilion is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

92. Vermilion

6.2
480 Lexington Ave (at 46th St), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Midtown East · 39 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Vermilion is a modernly delightful blend of Indian & Latin cuisines. Owner & Food Network superstar Maneet Chauhan started her career at the CIA. Find out what other careers our alumni pursue: Read more.

Lia's is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

93. Lia's

8.9
4435 Willard Ave (at Wisconsin Ave), Chevy Chase, MD
Italian Restaurant · 61 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Have you checked out the Bacon Bar? That’s right – Bacon Bar! Chef Geoff Tracy honed his innovative style at The Culinary Institute of America.

David Burke Townhouse is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

94. David Burke Townhouse

133 E 61st St (at Lexington Ave), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · Upper East Side · 68 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: When the food looks as good as it tastes, you know the chef learned from the best. Find out more about where Chef David Burke got his start. Read more.

Dry Creek Kitchen is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

95. Dry Creek Kitchen

8.0
317 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg, CA
American Restaurant · 25 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef & hotel owner Charlie Palmer is a culinary king! He’s taken his CIA education to the next level with this hotel & restaurant duo.

Cubanitas is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

96. Cubanitas

8.3
728 N Milwaukee St (at E Mason St), Milwaukee, WI
Cuban Restaurant · Juneau Town · 42 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: The perfect Caribbean vacation right in the heart of Milwaukee. Restaurant owner & CIA alumnus Marc Bianchini delivers all of the flavors of Cuba in this casual dining spot.

Good Stuff Eatery is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

97. Good Stuff Eatery

8.7
303 Pennsylvania Ave SE (at 3rd St. SE), Washington, D.C.
Burger Joint · Capitol Hill · 272 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA alum Spike Mendelsohn’s restaurant, Good Stuff Eatery, focuses on providing great food while striving for sustainability in all of its business practices.

The Meat Hook is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

98. The Meat Hook

9.4
397 Graham Ave (btw Jackson & Withers), Brooklyn, NY
Butcher · Williamsburg · 89 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Sara Bigelow fell in love with meat after taking a charcuterie class at the CIA. Our culinary arts program is amazingly diverse. Learn more: Read more.

James is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

99. James

9.0
605 Carlton Ave (at St Marks Ave), Brooklyn, NY
New American Restaurant · Prospect Heights · 155 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alum and owner of “James,” Bryan Calvert named his restaurant after his grandfather who was also a chef. The love of food truly runs in this family tree.

Chefs Table is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

100. Chefs Table

7.0
2313 SE Ocean Blvd, Stuart, FL
Restaurant · 3 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Stop by and sample the food from alumni Adam & Katie Fatigate. And check what our other alumni are up to here: Read more.

Bouchard Restaurant & Inn is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

101. Bouchard Restaurant & Inn

8.2
505 Thames St (at Dearborn St), Newport, RI
French Restaurant · 12 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Restaurant Bouchard is a New England culinary destination! We're so proud of chef/owner Albert Bouchard! Check out what other CIA alumni are up to here: Read more.

102. Atlantic Fish And Fabulous Foods

Pennsylvania
Uncategorized · 1 tip

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/owner Amanda Liples is a CIA grad!

The Sandbar Fish House and Market is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

103. The Sandbar Fish House and Market

7.5
200 E Grayson St, San Antonio, TX
Seafood Restaurant · Tobin Hill · 26 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Check out this upscale oyster bar by CIA alumnus Andrew Weissman. It's right around the corner from our San Antonio, TX campus, so be sure to stop by and visit us!

Charleston is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

104. Charleston

9.3
1000 Lancaster St., Baltimore, MD
American Restaurant · Little Italy · 46 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Charleston and Executive Chef & Co-owner Cindy Wolf share something in common -- they've both received many awards and accolades. Congrats to our alumna on her success!

Osteria La Madia is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

105. Osteria La Madia

59 W Grand Ave (btwn N Clark St & N Dearborn St), Chicago, IL
Pizza Place · Near North Side · 86 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Before opening La Madia, chef/owner Jonathan Fox tested and re-tested his pizza recipe. Dough and pasta are made fresh here daily. Another great establishment by a CIA alumnus!

Bourbon Steak DC is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

106. Bourbon Steak DC

9.0
2800 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, D.C.
Steakhouse · Georgetown · 94 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Sit down to some American fare from CIA alumnus Michael Mina.

Mattison's City Grille is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

107. Mattison's City Grille

8.1
1 N Lemon Ave (at Main St.), Sarasota, FL
American Restaurant · Main Street Merchants · 43 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Paul Mattison is executive chef and proprietor of Mattison’s, operating three restaurants in the Sarasota, FL area. Check out what other CIA alumni are doing with their careers: Read more.

Calle Ocho is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

108. Calle Ocho

9.1
45 W 81st St (at Columbus Ave), New York, NY
Latin American Restaurant · Upper West Side · 291 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Paul Zweben's restaurant group operates a few NYC locations, including Calle Ocho.

Ship to Shore is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

109. Ship to Shore

7.8
15 W Strand St, Kingston, NY
Seafood Restaurant · 17 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Stop by for the eclectic cuisine served by CIA alumnus Samir Hrichi. He brings a lot to the table: his parents' Moroccan & Latvian backgrounds, extensive travel, and everything he learned at the CIA.

Domenica is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

110. Domenica

9.2
123 Baronne St, New Orleans, LA
Italian Restaurant · Central Business District · 240 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Culinary mastermind John Besh has created a perfect blend of classic and contemporary Italian cuisine. Check out what other CIA alumni are cooking up here: Read more.

Restaurant Eugene is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

111. Restaurant Eugene

8.4
2277 Peachtree Rd NE (Peachtree Memorial), Atlanta, GA
New American Restaurant · Peachtree Hills · 40 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Linton Hopkins, executive chef of Restaurant Eugene, is the 2012 James Beard “Best Chef: Southeast.” He's also a CIA grad! Read more about other CIA grads: Read more.

Border Grill is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

112. Border Grill

8.5
3950 Las Vegas Blvd S, The Strip, NV
Mexican Restaurant · 140 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Co-owner & CIA Alumna Susan Feniger has collaborated on 5 cookbooks. But just because you can recreate her meals at home doesn't mean you shouldn't venture out to her 5 restaurants!

Chipotle Mexican Grill is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

113. Chipotle Mexican Grill

7.7
333 E Alameda Ave (Alameda & Logan), Denver, CO
Mexican Restaurant · Central Denver · 11 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Steve Ells opened his first Chipotle in Denver, CO. He never imagined what was in store for his little company! Listen to our podcast with Steve Ells: Read more.

Bottega is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

114. Bottega

9.2
6525 Washington St #A9 (in V Marketplace 1870), Yountville, CA
Italian Restaurant · 154 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Michael Chiarello is known for celebrating his deep culinary roots. Learn more about The Culinary Institute of America - where the roots of his culinary career began. Read more.

Providence is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

115. Providence

9.0
5955 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Central Hollywood · 95 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Savoring every bite? Learn more about the college where Chef Michael Cimarusti learned his mouth-watering skills. Read more.

Chops Lobster Bar is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

116. Chops Lobster Bar

9.1
70 W Paces Ferry Rd NW (near Peachtree Rd NE), Atlanta, GA
Steakhouse · Buckhead · 57 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: I. Pano Karatassos is a legendary restaurateur and CIA alumnus. He founded several fine dining restaurants, including Chops Lobster Bar.

Tapas Latin Fusion is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

117. Tapas Latin Fusion

1628 SE Federal Hwy (at SE Harper St.), Stuart, FL
Greek Restaurant · 6 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: A CIA Alumnus is in the kitchen here! Tapas Latin Fusion is home to Executive Chef David Rodriguez.

CityZen at Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

118. CityZen at Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC

1330 Maryland Ave SW (at 12th St SW), Washington, D.C.
New American Restaurant · Southwest Employment Area · 17 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Executive Chef Eric Ziebold worked at Thomas Keller's French Laundry & Per Se before landing CityZen. Oh, the places a CIA degree will take you! See what some of our other alumni are up to: Read more.

Equinox is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

119. Equinox

8.0
818 Connecticut Ave NW (at 17th St NW), Washington, D.C.
American Restaurant · Connecticut Avenue - K Street · 31 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: This is the first restaurant opened by CIA alumnus Todd Gray. Since then he's opened several other restaurants and is working on his first book.

Ciano is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

120. Ciano

45 E 22nd St (btwn Park Ave. & Broadway), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Flatiron District · 47 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Executive Chef & Co-Owner Shea Gallante is a CIA alumnus.

Chego! is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

121. Chego!

3300 Overland Ave (at Rose Ave), Los Angeles, CA
Korean Restaurant · Palms · 91 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chego! is CIA alumnus Roy Choi's first brick-and-mortar restaurant. Read more about this successful chef: Read more.

122. Wells Beach Steakhouse

73 Mile Rd, Wells, ME
Steakhouse · 7 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Richard Varano opened this restaurant with the help of his daughter, Vanessa. Both are CIA alumni! A CIA education is part of many families because our alumni recognize the value of a CIA degree!

HD1 is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

123. HD1

664 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA
Hot Dog Joint · Poncey-Highland · 86 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Richard Blais shares his unique cuisine at this far-from-ordinary hot dog stand! Check out this short video of Chef Blais: Read more.

Perennial Virant is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

124. Perennial Virant

1800 N Lincoln Ave (at N Clark St), Chicago, IL
New American Restaurant · Old Town Triangle · 65 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/Owner Paul Virant is a CIA alumnus. This is the second restaurant opened by the "Food & Wine Magazine's" 2007 Best New Chef.

Roast is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

125. Roast

9.1
1128 Washington Blvd (btwn Michigan & State), Detroit, MI
Steakhouse · Downtown Detroit · 133 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Check out this restaurant from Iron Chef & CIA alumnus Michael Symon! Read more about this very successful chef: Read more.

Alinea is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

126. Alinea

9.3
1723 N Halsted St (btwn W North Ave & W Willow St), Chicago, IL
Molecular Gastronomy Restaurant · Lincoln Park · 130 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Not only is Chef/Owner Grant Achatz a James Beard Foundation Outstanding Chef Award winner, he's also a CIA alumnus! Learn more about this amazing chef: Read more.

Charlie Palmer Steak is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

127. Charlie Palmer Steak

8.8
101 Constitution Ave NW, Washington, D.C.
Steakhouse · Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown · 48 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA alumnus Charlie Palmer has accomplished so much! Read more about his impressive career: Read more.

Il Sogno is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

128. Il Sogno

8.0
200 E Grayson St, San Antonio, TX
Italian Restaurant · Tobin Hill · 28 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/Owner Andrew Weissman is a CIA grad. Learn more about the chef here: Read more.

Les Halles is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

129. Les Halles

15 John St (btwn Broadway & Nassau St.), New York, NY
French Restaurant · Financial District · 151 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA grad Anthony Bourdain has an interesting position here: Chef-at-Large. There's a lot that's interesting about Anthony Bourdain's career. Read more.

Calico Restaurant & Patisserie is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

130. Calico Restaurant & Patisserie

6.7
6384 Mill St (Rte 9), Rhinebeck, NY
Bakery · 7 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/Owner Tony Balassone is a CIA Grad!

Clock Bar is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

131. Clock Bar

7.4
335 Powell St, San Francisco, CA
Cocktail Bar · Downtown San Francisco-Union Square · 53 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA alumnus Michael Mina founded the Mina Group, including Clock Bar. Read more about Chef Mina's impressive career, which includes two James Beard awards. Read more.

The Hop is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

132. The Hop

554 Main St, Beacon, NY
Beer Garden · 64 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Stop by to see what CIA alumni Matt Hutchins & John Kelly are preparing! If you're considering a culinary career, check out their alma mater: the CIA. Read more.

Lola Bistro is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

133. Lola Bistro

9.2
2058 E 4th St (btwn Prospect & Euclid), Cleveland, OH
New American Restaurant · Downtown Cleveland · 95 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Check out this restaurant by CIA alumnus & Iron Chef Michael Symon. Learn more about the chef's many accomplishments here. Read more.

InterContinental Milwaukee is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

134. InterContinental Milwaukee

8.3
139 E Kilbourn Ave (at Water St.), Milwaukee, WI
Hotel · Juneau Town · 34 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Dining here? You'll be treated to creations from Executive Chef Bill Doyle. CIA alumni are cooking in so many places!

Cinghiale is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

135. Cinghiale

8.2
822 Lancaster St (btwn Albemarle & Exeter), Baltimore, MD
Italian Restaurant · Little Italy · 46 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Another restaurant from a CIA alumnus! Congrats to Cindy Wolf on her success and many accolades.

Cat Cora’s Kitchen is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

136. Cat Cora’s Kitchen

6.8
near Gate 55, Terminal 2 (SFO Airport), San Francisco, CA
Tapas Restaurant · San Francisco International Airport · 86 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: You can get good food at an airport thanks to CIA alumnus Cat Cora! Learn more about this stellar chef: Read more.

Berghoff Cafe is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

137. Berghoff Cafe

6.7
Concourse C, Terminal 1 (ORD Airport), Chicago, IL
American Restaurant · 117 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Check out this cafe from CIA alumnus Carlyn Berghoff.

Telepan is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

138. Telepan

72 W 69th St (at Columbus Ave), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · Lincoln Square · 84 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Come in and sample cuisine created by Chef Bill Telepan. He's a CIA alumnus. Check out what other CIA alumni are up to here: Read more.

Lola's Cafe and Catering is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

139. Lola's Cafe and Catering

8.2
131 Washington St, Poughkeepsie, NY
Café · 16 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Warning: great chefs cooking here! You'll find two CIA grads in the kitchen at Lola's: Edward Kowalski & Catherine Williams. Check out what some of our 44,000+ alumni are up to: Read more.

Chef Geoff's is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

140. Chef Geoff's

1301 Pennsylvania Ave NW (btwn E & F St NW), Washington, D.C.
American Restaurant · Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown · 87 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef Geoff Tracy has several Washington-area restaurants. This CIA grad's career is certainly on the rise! Check out want some of our other 44,000+ alumni are up to: Read more.

The Lambs Club is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

141. The Lambs Club

8.7
132 W 44th St (btwn Broadway & 6th Ave), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Theater District · 105 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Open your own restaurant. Done. Publish a wildly celebrated cookbook. Done. Become an Iron Chef on Food Network. Done. What could Chef Geoffrey Zakarian do next? We're so proud of our alumnus!

The Lodge at Torrey Pines is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

142. The Lodge at Torrey Pines

9.2
11480 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA
Resort · Torrey Pines · 27 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Dine at the Lodge’s signature restaurant, A.R. Valentien, for a taste of Executive Chef Jeff Jackson's cuisine. This CIA grad is also a past winner of the USA Bocuse d'Or Culinary Gold Cup.

Lüke is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

143. Lüke

9.1
333 Saint Charles Ave (Hilton New Orleans/St.Charles Avenue), New Orleans, LA
French Restaurant · Central Business District · 277 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: A Louisiana native, Chef John Besh celebrates his rich culinary heritage at all his restaurants. Learn more about this amazing CIA alumnus: Read more.

Tabouli Grill is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

144. Tabouli Grill

3381 Post Rd, Southport, CT
Mediterranean Restaurant · 8 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/Owner Judith Roll is a CIA alumnus. Get more info on where she got her degree. Read more.

Jewel Restaurant & Lounge is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

145. Jewel Restaurant & Lounge

7.5
400 Broadhollow Rd (at Rubie Corporate Plaza), Melville, NY
New American Restaurant · 31 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: This is the newest jewel in the crown of Long Island restaurant king and CIA alumnus Tom Schaudel.

Bistro Bis is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

146. Bistro Bis

8.0
15 E St NW (at North Capitol St NW), Washington, D.C.
French Restaurant · Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown · 44 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Bistro Bis is CIA Alumnus Jeffrey Buben's second restaurant in Washington, DC.

Mehtaphor is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

147. Mehtaphor

130 Duane St (Btwn Church St & Broadway), New York, NY
Asian Restaurant · Tribeca · 19 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: You may recognize Chef Jehangir Mehta from his appearances on Iron Chef America & Next Iron Chef. He's a CIA alumnus!

SoNo Baking Company is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

148. SoNo Baking Company

1680 Post Rd E, Westport, CT
Bakery · 4 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: You'll find a CIA alumnus here: Chef/Owner John Barricelli. Learn more about his culinary college. Read more.

Lincoln Ristorante is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

149. Lincoln Ristorante

8.4
142 W 65th St (btwn Broadway & Amsterdam Ave), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Lincoln Square · 95 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Jonathan Benno is the executive chef here. Chef Benno was the first American-born and trained chef to earn three stars from Michelin! Read more about him here: Read more.

Terrapin Creek Cafe is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

150. Terrapin Creek Cafe

8.9
1580 Eastshore Rd. (at North Highway 1), Bodega Bay, CA
American Restaurant · 21 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Husband-and-wife team Andrew Truong & Liya Lin decided to leave San Francisco and open this out-of-the-way gem. And now they have a Michelin star! Congrats to our alumni!!

Chops Lobster Bar is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

151. Chops Lobster Bar

8.3
101 Plaza Real S, Boca Raton, FL
Steakhouse · Southeast Boca Raton · 26 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus I. Pano Karatassos founded many restaurants, including Chops Lobster Bar. Check out other alumni stories here: Read more.

The Artist's Palate is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

152. The Artist's Palate

8.2
307 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY
New American Restaurant · 18 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Check out CIA Alumnus Megan Fells' restaurant! Many CIA alumni open restaurants close to their alma mater, making the Hudson Valley a foodie-travel destination!

Frances is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

153. Frances

9.3
3870 17th St (at Pond St), San Francisco, CA
New American Restaurant · Castro · 149 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: When CIA Alumnus Melissa Perello opened Frances in 2010, Bon Appetit magazine named it one of The 10 Best New Restaurants in America!

BLT Steak is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

154. BLT Steak

9.1
106 E 57th St (at Park Ave), New York, NY
Steakhouse · Midtown East · 97 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Paul Zweben's restaurant group has 11 BLT Steak locations, but the NYC BLT Steak is their flagship.

The Florentine is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

155. The Florentine

7.9
151 W Adams St (at S LaSalle St), Chicago, IL
Italian Restaurant · The Loop · 39 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Looking for Italian in the windy city? Stop by for the creations of Executive Chef Chris Macchia. He's a CIA alumnus, so you know you're in for a great meal!

Oceana is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

156. Oceana

8.5
120 W 49th St. (btwn 6th & 7th Ave.), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · Theater District · 51 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: It's a family affair! With his siblings, CIA Alumnus Nick Livanos manages the restaurant group his father started.

John Besh's Soda Shop is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

157. John Besh's Soda Shop

6.7
945 Magazine St (at The National WWII Museum), New Orleans, LA
Café · Central Business District · 22 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: A classic American institution with the added creativity of Chef John Besh! Want a Banana Foster Milkshake? Or a Pineapple Fountain Soda? Yes, please! Learn more about the chef behind these flavors: Read more.

Kyma is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

158. Kyma

9.2
3085 Piedmont Rd NE (E. Paces Ferry), Atlanta, GA
Greek Restaurant · Buckhead · 59 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Founded by I. Pano Karatassos, Kyma's kitchen is now run by his son, Pano. It's a legacy the CIA is proud to be part of since both men are CIA alumni! Read more.

Añejo is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

159. Añejo

8.2
668 10th Ave (at W 47th St), New York, NY
Mexican Restaurant · Hell's Kitchen · 130 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: You may recognize Executive Chef & Co-owner Angelo Sosa from Top Chef. He's a CIA graduate! Read more about him here: Read more.

Diego Restaurant & Bar is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

160. Diego Restaurant & Bar

MGM Grand (3799 South Las Vegas Blvd.), Las Vegas, NV
Mexican Restaurant · The Strip · 54 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumna Christina Olivarez is the executive chef here. She landed her first job with the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino at a CIA career fair. Read more about how she worked her way up the ranks: Read more.

Williamsburger is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

161. Williamsburger

342 Wythe Ave (at S. 2nd Ave.), Brooklyn, NY
Burger Joint · Williamsburg · 32 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Opening a business is always risky, but after 20 years in restaurants and hotels CIA Alumnus Cory McPherson was sure he had a sound business plan. Williamsburger is a dream come true! Read more: Read more.

Ripple is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

162. Ripple

3417 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, D.C.
New American Restaurant · Cleveland Park · 56 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Be sure to sample the desserts from Pastry Chef Alison Reed. She's a CIA grad! Read more.

Cafe Centro is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

163. Cafe Centro

6.7
200 Park Ave (at 45th & Vanderbilt), New York, NY
French Restaurant · Midtown East · 33 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Sous Chef Fatima Ali appeared on Food Network's Chopped. She was the youngest winner as well as the first Pakistani woman ever to win. Read more about this CIA graduate: Read more.

The Little Nell is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

164. The Little Nell

9.0
675 E Durant Ave, Aspen, CO
Hotel · 29 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Love wine? CIA alumnus Carlton McCoy is the sommelier here, so drink up! Read more about Carlton's career: Read more.

Oualie Beach Resort Newcastle (Saint Kitts And Nevis) is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

165. Oualie Beach Resort Newcastle (Saint Kitts And Nevis)

7.9
1 Main Road, Newcastle (Saint Kitts And Nev
Resort · 5 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: The executive chef here is CIA Alumnus Michael Henville. Read more about this Nevis-native's career: Read more.

Oliver Kita Chocolate Studio is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

166. Oliver Kita Chocolate Studio

6.8
18 W Market St, Rhinebeck, NY
Candy Store · 6 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Owner Oliver Kita is a CIA graduate! Be sure to check out his Hudson Valley Estate Chocolates, including Vandermint & Fala's Peanut Butter Bon-Bon! Read more about this passionate chocolatier: Read more.

167. Corsinos Cakes

Wappingers Falls, NY
Bakery · 2 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Derek Corsino began planning for his business while still a CIA student. His concept won the Dutchess County Business Plan Competition. And now he's put that success to work in the real world! Read more.

Picnic, The Restaurant is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

168. Picnic, The Restaurant

14-25 Plaza Rd (Plaza Building), Fair Lawn, NJ
New American Restaurant · 5 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Check out this restaurant by CIA Alumnus Christine Nunn! Read more about the chef here: Read more.

169. Two Chefs On a Roll

18201 Central Ave (East Victoria Street), Carson, CA
Bakery · 2 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: This company was co-founded by CIA alumni Lori Daniel & Eliot Swartz. It began as a small dessert company, but has grown to include over 200 employees! Read more about the chefs that started it all: Read more.

Tarry Lodge is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

170. Tarry Lodge

9.0
18 Mill St (at Abendroth Ave), Port Chester, NY
Italian Restaurant · 73 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Executive Chef Andy Nusser didn't start a professional cooking career until after 10 years at General Motors. He headed to the CIA for a culinary degree and hasn't looked back since! Read more.

Terrace Restaurant Woodfield Country Club is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

171. Terrace Restaurant Woodfield Country Club

6.1
3650 Club Pl (at Woodfield Country Club), Boca Raton, FL
American Restaurant · 3 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Bart Messing oversees the operation of six dining options at Woodfield Country Club, so he does it all--poolside, casual, & upscale. It's a lot to juggle, but the CIA prepared him for it! Read more.

Pilar is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

172. Pilar

5.7
20475 Biscayne Blvd (Ives Dairy), Aventura, FL
American Restaurant · 24 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Executive Chef/Owner Scott Fredel is a CIA graduate. Read more about him here: Read more.

Mad About Chocolate is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

173. Mad About Chocolate

8.0
204 Armistead Ave, Williamsburg, VA
Dessert Shop · 11 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Owner & CIA Alumnus Marcel Desaulniers attributes his success to three things: "A great upbringing, my service in the Marine Corps, and the CIA." Read more here: Read more.

Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

174. Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro

5.5
908 Shore Rd, Somers Point, NJ
Seafood Restaurant · 7 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Executive Chef Robert Kinsloe Bell is a CIA alumnus! Read more about his career here: Read more.

Almonds is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

175. Almonds

7.8
8127 Maryland Ave, St Louis, MO
American Restaurant · 7 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: You'll find CIA graduate Christopher Burris in the kitchen at Almond's! Learn more about the different careers CIA alumni are pursuing around the country...even around the world! Read more.

Michaels Bar & Grill is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

176. Michaels Bar & Grill

1011 Front St, Evanston, WY
American Restaurant · 1 tip

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Check the kitchen for CIA alumnus Laura Smith.

Mona Restaurant & Bar is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

177. Mona Restaurant & Bar

6.0
333 S 7th St, Minneapolis, MN
American Restaurant · Downtown West · 7 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Mona's owner and executive chef is CIA grad Lisa Hanson.

Cardwells at the Plaza is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

178. Cardwells at the Plaza

7.7
94 Plaza Frontenac St (at Lindbergh & Clayton), Frontenac, MO
American Restaurant · 32 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Bill Cardwell is a CIA alumnus! Interested in a culinary career? Learn more about his alma mater: Read more.

179. Bigwood Bread

270 Northwood Way, Ketchum, ID
Bakery · 4 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/Owner Arthur Wallace is a graduate of The Culinary Institute of America.

180. posh chocolate

119 S Higgins Ave, Missoula, MT
Uncategorized · Riverfront · 2 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Owners Jason & Ann Willenbrock met while attending the CIA. So many wonderful partnerships -- both personal & business -- develop at our culinary college! Read more about what are alumni are up to: Read more.

Bandit Burrito is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

181. Bandit Burrito

7.4
5340 Merle Hay Rd, Johnston, IA
Burrito Place · 39 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/Owner Robert Moore is a CIA alumnus.

The Floating Restaurant (at Hope Marine Services) is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

182. The Floating Restaurant (at Hope Marine Services)

47392 Idaho 200 (Highway 200), Hope, ID
American Restaurant · 3 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Dine on Lake Pend Oreille at this restaurant owned by CIA graduate Elissa Robbins.

Crossroads Delicatessen is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

183. Crossroads Delicatessen

7.6
2795 Hedberg Dr (Hopkins Crossroad & Cedar Lake Rd.), Hopkins, MN
Restaurant · Minnetonka - Hopkins · 30 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: We’re so proud of everything our alumni accomplish, including Chef/Owner Scott Hill of Crossroads!

Joe's Garage is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

184. Joe's Garage

1610 Harmon Pl, Minneapolis, MN
American Restaurant · Loring Park · 48 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/Owner Joe Kaplan is a CIA alumnus! Check out some of the other amazing (and interesting!) careers our alumni are pursuing: Read more.

Big Fat Burrito is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

185. Big Fat Burrito

7.9
3354 S National Ave, Springfield, MO
Mexican Restaurant · 4 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/Owner Jason Childress is a Culinary Institute of America graduate!

Majestic Restaurant is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

186. Majestic Restaurant

4900 Laclede Ave (S Euclid Ave.), St Louis, MO
American Restaurant · Central West End · 22 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: The Majestic has been family owned & operated for over 50 years! CIA alumnus Alex Vlasios Politis is just one generation of the tradition.

Main Street Overeasy is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

187. Main Street Overeasy

7.2
9 E Main St (at N Tracy Ave), Bozeman, MT
Breakfast Spot · 15 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: You'll find chef/owner Erik Carr in the kitchen at this local favorite. Considering a culinary career? Learn more about the CIA. Read more.

Pirogue Grille is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

188. Pirogue Grille

8.0
121 N 4th St, Bismarck, ND
American Restaurant · Downtown Bismarck · 7 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: CIA Alumnus Stuart Tracy owns and operates Pirogue Grill with his wife, Cheryl.

Trio An American Bistro is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

189. Trio An American Bistro

7.8
45 S Glenwood St, Jackson, WY
New American Restaurant · 20 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/Co-owner Will Bradof is a CIA alumnus!

The Middle Fork is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

190. The Middle Fork

7.9
Lander, WY
Breakfast Spot · 7 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Check out CIA Alumnus Matthew Sissman’s restaurant!

Tony's is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

191. Tony's

8.5
1 S Broadway (Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark), St Louis, MO
Italian Restaurant · Downtown East · 16 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Owner Vincent Bommarito Jr is a CIA graduate. Learn more about his culinary college. Read more.

Michael D's Eatery is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

192. Michael D's Eatery

8.4
203 Coeur d'Alene Lake Drive, Coeur d'Alene, ID
Breakfast Spot · 17 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Chef/Owner Michael DePasquale of Michael D's started his foodservice career as a CIA student.

Sam & Gabe's Italian Bistro is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

193. Sam & Gabe's Italian Bistro

9.0
8631 Hickman Rd, Urbandale, IA
Italian Restaurant · 35 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: The proprietors of Sam & Gabe's are Jerry and Julia Talerico, a brother & sister duo who grew up in the restaurant business. Jerry made sure to get an amazing culinary education -- he's a CIA alumnus!

B K Bakery is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

194. B K Bakery

901 Missouri Blvd Ste A, Jefferson City, MO
Bakery · Washington Park · 6 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Owner & Pastry Cher Brandon Kelley is a CIA graduate! Considering a career in baking and pastry arts? Check out his alma mater: Read more.

Bluestem is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

195. Bluestem

8.7
900 Westport Rd (at Roanoke Rd), Kansas City, MO
New American Restaurant · Old Westport · 39 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: After you've dined on her husband's progressive American cuisine, be sure to sample CIA alumnus Megan Garrelts' delicious desserts!

Baker & Spice is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

196. Baker & Spice

9.1
6330 SW Capitol Hwy (SW Sunset Blvd), Portland, OR
Bakery · Hillsdale · 32 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Sample a pastry, dessert, or baked good from CIA alumnus Julie Richardson! She owns Baker & Spice with her husband, Matt Kappler.

P. J. Murphy's Bakery is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

197. P. J. Murphy's Bakery

7.5
1279 Randolph Ave (Syndicate), Saint Paul, MN
Bakery · Macalester - Groveland · 10 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Owners Joel Lemanski & Paul Beauchamp are CIA grads!

Nichole's Fine Pastry Shop is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

198. Nichole's Fine Pastry Shop

8.9
13 8th St S (at Main Ave), Fargo, ND
Bakery · Downtown Fargo · 19 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: Owner Nichole Hensen is a CIA alumnus. Check out want some of our other 44,000+ alumni are up to here: Read more.

Rastrelli's is one of CIA Alumni Restaurant Tour.

199. Rastrelli's

7.7
238 Main Ave (btw Pershing Blvd & Cleveland St), Clinton, IA
Italian Restaurant · 12 tips and reviews

The Culinary Institute of AmericaThe Culinary Institute of America: You'll find a lot of second and third generation chefs at the CIA. Where else would professionals send their child? CIA alumnus Peter Rastrelli is carrying on his family traditions at Rastrelli's!