John Besh


Birthday May 14, 1968

Birth Sign Taurus

Birthplace Meridian, MS

Age 55 years old

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Executive chef who gained fame at the Restaurant August in New Orleans.

Before Fame

He attended The Culinary Institute of America.


He received the James Beard Award in 2006.

Family Life

He married Jenifer Besh.

Associated With

He appeared as a guest judge on Top Chef, hosted by Padma Lakshmi.