Antonia Lofaso Biography and Wiki
Antonia Lofaso born Antonia Marie Lofaso is a popular American chef, cookbook author, and TV personality who has emerged on reality TV shows such as Top Chef, Chopped, Cutthroat Kitchen, and Restaurant Startup, among others. Antonia owns the restaurants Black Market Liquor Bar, Scopa Italian Roots, and DAMA in Los Angeles, California.
Antonia Lofaso Age and Birthday
Antonia was born November 23, 1976, in New York City, United States. She is 44 years old as of 2021. Her birth sign is Sagittarius.
Antonia Lofaso Height
Lofaso stands at a height of 5 feet and 4 inches(Approx. 1.6m)tall.
Antonia Lofaso Education
Antonia attended and graduated from the French Culinary Institute in New York City as well as worked as a manager at Sean Combs’ restaurant, Justin.
Antonia Lofaso Ethnicity
Lofaso has Italian (Sicilian), and Jewish roots.
Antonia Lofaso Family, Parents, Siblings
Antonia is the proud daughter of Fried Lofaso and her mother whose identity is not yet known. Lofaso was raised up in New York alongside her brother Dominick Lofaso. Further details regarding her family will be updated soon when revealed.
Antonia Lofaso Husband’s Death, Is She Married?
Moving on to her marital affairs, the beautiful chef was in a relationship with her late loving boyfriend Dwight Myers famously known as Heavy D. Heavy D was a Jamaican-born American rapper, record producer, singer, and actor.
Dwight was also the former leader of Heavy D & the Boyz, a group which included dancers/background vocalists G-Whiz (Glen Parrish), “Trouble” T. Roy (Troy Dixon), and DJ and producer Eddie F (born Edward Ferrell).
Unfortunately, their time together came to a stop when Heavy D collapsed outside his home in Beverly Hills, California, and was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He later passed away on November 8, 2011, in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 44 due to pneumonia.
Antonia Lofaso Daughter
Antonia and her late boyfriend are blessed with a beautiful child, a daughter by the name of Xea, who was born in 2000. Lofaso acts as a single mother giving her daughter the best life since the death of her boyfriend.
Antonia Lofaso Net Worth
Antonia Lofaso has an estimated net worth of $1 million as of 2021. her primary source of income is her career as a chef, cookbook author, and TV personality.
Antonia Lofaso Restaurants
Lofaso co-owns and acts as the executive chef of the Los Angeles restaurants Black Market Liquor Bar, DAMA, and Scopa Italian Roots. She has also served as a chef at the Los Angeles restaurants Spago and Foxtail.
Antonia worked as the restaurant adviser for seasons 2 and 3 of the CNBC competition/investment show Restaurant Startup, in 2015 and 2016.
Antonia Lofaso Top Chef
Antonia appeared as a contestant on season four of the competition series Top Chef, also known as Top Chef: Chicago; where she came in 4th place in 2008.
She also appeared on season eight of Top Chef, known as Top Chef: All-Stars, from 2010 to 2011, coming in 3rd place. In 2014 she appeared on an episode of Top Chef Duels, competing against Mike Isabella, who had beaten her on Top Chef: All-Stars; she won the “duel.”