The Met to Appear on Food Network's 'Chef Wanted'
Viewing parties will be held at Met restaurant locations in Chestnut Hill, Back Bay, Dedham, Natick and Nantucket.
Food Network is no stranger to Massachusetts. In the Newton area; the culinary channel has featured a number of local chefs and eateries including Eunice Feller of Bread & Chocolate, Phyllis Kaplowitz of Bakers' Best, local cooking show host Candy Gold as well as Cutty's sandwich shop and Japonaise Bakery in Brookline.
According to an email sent by The Met, viewing parties will be held at all Met restaurant locations, including the location at Dedham's Legacy Place.
"Chef Wanted" is the latest competition show out of Food Network. It features four chefs (selected by Burrell) who compete for the executive chef position at a restaurant.
Kathy Sidell, owner of the Met restaurant group, will appear in the episode alongside Burrell. The two will ask the chef candidates to create a signature burger for the 200-seat restaurant, among other challenges.
The show and viewing parties start Thursday at 10 p.m., according to the email.