Antonia Lofaso Biography

(Chef, Restaurateur, Cookbook Author, TV Personality)

Antonia Lofaso is an American chef. cookbook author, tv personality, and a restaurant. She had also appeared in various top reality shows. Moreover, she owns four restaurants s as well as a local pub. 

Relationship Facts of Antonia Lofaso

  • Antonia Lofaso is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Antonia Lofaso?

Antonia seems to live her single life as of now. She is residing with her daughter.

She was in a relationship with a rapper Heavy D also known as Dwight Myers. They were officially dating but weren’t married. The couple also welcomed their daughter Xea Myers in 2001.

Sadly Heavy died in 2011 due to pneumonia.

The chef was also rumored to be dating Ben Smith after they appeared together in The Bachelorette. They also made several appearances on each other Instagram accounts.

Smith has also wished Antonia on her birthday captioning that he loves her so much. However, the post is removed as of now.

Who is Antonia Lofaso?

Antonia Lofaso is an American chef, cookbook author, tv personality, and restaurant. She had also appeared in various top reality shows. Moreover, she owns four restaurants s as well as a local pub.

Antonia Lofaso: Age, Parent, and Ethnicity

The chef was born on November 23, 1976, in New York City, USA. She is of Italian and Jewish origin.

Antonia’s father Fred Lofaso has inspired her into cooking. He is seen helping her in the restaurant occasionally.

Likely, she hasn’t mentioned her mother’s details. They sadly passed after a few years late she loses her boyfriend Heavy D.

Antonia grew up with her brother Dominick Lofaso. He owns a boxing gym now.


Antonia went to school in New York City. Likewise, she attended the French Culinary Institute in New York.

Antonia Lofaso: Career, Professional life

Antonia used to work as a manager at Sean combo’s restaurant in her initial days. She came into popularity after being fourth on season 4 of Top chef in 2008. Later again Lofaso appeared in Top chef: all stars in 2010 and finished in the third position.

In 2011, Antonia partnered with Sal Aurora and Mario Guddemi to start the black market liquor bar in New York.  It received high success and also a good response from her customers.

Antonia has also written a cookbook. She wrote the book “The busy mom’s cookbook: 100 recipes for quick delicious, home-cooked meals.”

Moreover, the chef appeared as a professional chef on the show Beat the chefs in 2012. Her career breakthrough was appearing as a judge on the show Cutthroat kitchen in 2013.

From the year 2015, she served as the restaurant advisor for seasons 2 and 3 of the CNBC show Restaurant startup in a year. Just in 2020, Antonia appeared on Selena Gomez’s cooking show which airs with the name- Selena + chef.

As of now, the chefs own four restaurants- Black market liquor bar, Scopa Italian roots, DAMA, and The local peasant pub. Furthermore, she also owns a catering service, Antonia Lofaso Catering. She also made appearances in  The Bachelorette season 16.

Antonia Lofaso: Salary, Net Worth

Antonia has become the top chef in the country and must have good earnings from her career.

Her net worth is around $1 million as of 2022. The chef owns four restaurants and also a local pub.

Antonia Lofaso: Rumor and controversy

The chef has always kept her personal life out of the reach of the media. And so she hasn’t been involved in any kind of rumors and controversial news.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Antonia has an average height of  5 ft and 10 inches weighing around 76 kg. Her body measurement is 37-27-38 inches.

Talking about her appearance, she has the same dark brown hair and eyes.

Social media

She has accumulated over 263K followers on her Instagram, more than 40K followers on Twitter, and around 171K followers on her Facebook page now.


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