Antonia Lofaso Biography
Antonia Lofaso is an American chef. She is well known for debuting on the reality TV shows Top Chef, Chopped, Cutthroat Kitchen, and Restaurant Startup, among others.
She has her owns restaurants Black Market Liquor Bar, Scopa Italian Roots, and DAMA in Los Angeles, California. Lofaso is currently a co-owner and the executive chef of the Los Angeles restaurants Black Market Liquor Bar, DAMA, and Scopa Italian Roots.
Antonia Lofaso Age and Birthday
Antonia was born on November 23, 1976, in New York City, United States. She is 47 years old as of 2023.
Antonia Lofaso Height and Weight
She stands at an average height of 5 feet 4 inches. Her weight and other body measurements are not available.
Antonia Lofaso Family, Parents, and Siblings
She has a brother named Dominick Lofaso, who owns a boxing gym. Her father is Fred Lofaso, who helped inspire her love of cooking. He still helps her occasionally, in 2020 he helped out in one of her restaurants during the COVID-19 pandemic that destroyed the food service industry.
Antonia Lofaso Daughter
Previously Antonia was involved in a romantic relationship with recording artist Heavy D. The two were blessed with a daughter called Xea Myers who was born in 2000. Not much is known about their relationship. It is also not known if Lofaso is currently single or dating.
Antonia Lofaso Education and Career
Lofaso maintains a low profile about her personal life. She has not disclosed any information concerning her early childhood nor her education. This information is however under review and will soon be updated.
She is well known for debuting on the reality TV shows Top Chef, Chopped, Cutthroat Kitchen, and Restaurant Startup, among others. She has her owns restaurants Black Market Liquor Bar, Scopa Italian Roots, and DAMA in Los Angeles, California. Lofaso is currently a co-owner and the executive chef of the Los Angeles restaurants Black Market Liquor Bar, DAMA, and Scopa Italian Roots.
Antonia Lofaso Restaurants
Lofaso is the owner and executive chef of three successful restaurants in Los Angeles: Black Market Liquor Bar, Scopa Italian Roots, and DAMA.
Black Market Liquor Bar is a cozy gastropub that serves creative cocktails and small plates with global influences. The menu features dishes like crispy pork belly buns, spicy tuna tartare, and ricotta gnocchi. The bar also offers a variety of wines, beers, and spirits.
Scopa Italian Roots is a modern Italian restaurant that pays homage to Lofaso’s heritage and childhood memories. The restaurant serves classic dishes like spaghetti carbonara, chicken parmigiana, and veal chop milanese, as well as seasonal specials and desserts. The restaurant also has a hidden speakeasy called Old Lightning, where guests can enjoy rare and vintage liquors.
DAMA is a Latin-inspired restaurant and lounge that celebrates the flavors and cultures of South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. The restaurant offers dishes like ceviche, arepas, empanadas, and paella, as well as cocktails made with tropical fruits and exotic spirits. The restaurant also features live music and DJs on weekends.
Why is Antonia Lofaso called Warrior Princess?
This nickname was given to her by her mentor and friend, the late Anthony Bourdain, who admired her resilience and strength in the face of adversity.
Antonia Lofaso Net Worth and Salary
Over the years, Lofaso has made a great fortune from her career. However, her annual salary as well as her estimated net worth are currently under review and will soon be updated.
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