Restaurant Startup

Wednesdays, 10:00 PM ET on CNBC

60 minutes

On "Restaurant Startup" restaurateur and TV personality Joe Bastianich and chef and restaurant operator, Tim Love, vie against each other to invest their own money in food concepts they believe will make them millions. Each week, two teams will make their case to our investors, Joe Bastianich and Tim Love, for a shot at launching a temporary version of their great concept for a restaurant or a specialty food shop. Then we'll open the doors and test the concept on the public. At the end of the process, our two investors will decide whether or not they will put their own money on the line to make someone's dreams come true.

Wednesdays, 10:00 PM ET on CNBC

60 minutes

On "Restaurant Startup" restaurateur and TV personality Joe Bastianich and chef and restaurant operator, Tim Love, vie against each other to invest their own money in food concepts they believe will make them millions. Each week, two teams will make their case to our investors, Joe Bastianich and Tim Love, for a shot at launching a temporary version of their great concept for a restaurant or a specialty food shop. Then we'll open the doors and test the concept on the public. At the end of the process, our two investors will decide whether or not they will put their own money on the line to make someone's dreams come true.

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Watch Restaurant Startup Season 3 Episode 9 - Too Hot to Handle

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s3e9 Too Hot to Handle
March 2, 2016
Two Miami chefs known for both their food and their fiery personalities vie for investment help.
Season Finale
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Watch Restaurant Startup Season 1 Episode 1 - Exotic Eats, U.S. Currency

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A reality-competition series in which two teams are challenged to launch a campaign and business plan for a specialty food concept to judges Joe Bastianich and Tim Love. First up: an ethnic comfort-food showdown. The contenders include Seattle chefs who want to adapt a popular Asian dish for American taste buds; and a would-be owners of a new falafel eatery in Portland, Ore.
Series Premiere
Watch Restaurant Startup Season 2 Episode 4 - Seconds, Please!
s2e4 Seconds, Please!
February 3, 2015
February 3, 2015
Seconds, Please!
Watch Restaurant Startup Season 2 Episode 5 - From the Streets
s2e5 From the Streets
February 10, 2015
February 10, 2015
From the Streets
Watch Restaurant Startup Season 2 Episode 6 - Movin' Out
s2e6 Movin' Out
February 17, 2015
February 17, 2015
Movin' Out
Watch Restaurant Startup Season 2 Episode 7 - The Ultimate Cockfight
s2e7 The Ultimate Cockfight
February 24, 2015
February 24, 2015
The Ultimate Cockfight
Watch Restaurant Startup Season 2 Episode 8 - Pie Vs. Pie
s2e8 Pie Vs. Pie
March 3, 2015
March 3, 2015
Pie Vs. Pie
Watch Restaurant Startup Season 2 Episode 10 - The Food of the Future
Season Finale
Watch Restaurant Startup Season 3 Episode 1 - Raising the Stakes
s3e1 Raising the Stakes
January 6, 2016
January 6, 2016
Raising the Stakes
Season Premiere
Watch Restaurant Startup Season 3 Episode 2 - A Star is Born
s3e2 A Star is Born
January 12, 2016
January 12, 2016
A Star is Born
Watch Restaurant Startup Season 3 Episode 3 - From the Ashes
s3e3 From the Ashes
January 20, 2016
January 20, 2016
From the Ashes
Watch Restaurant Startup Season 3 Episode 5 - A Place in the Sun
s3e5 A Place in the Sun
February 3, 2016
February 3, 2016
A Place in the Sun
Watch Restaurant Startup Season 3 Episode 6 - Late-Night Munchies
s3e6 Late-Night Munchies
February 10, 2016
February 10, 2016
Late-Night Munchies
Watch Restaurant Startup Season 3 Episode 7 - Cutting the Apron Strings
s3e7 Cutting the Apron Strings
February 17, 2016
February 17, 2016
Cutting the Apron Strings
Watch Restaurant Startup Season 3 Episode 9 - Too Hot to Handle
s3e9 Too Hot to Handle
March 2, 2016
March 2, 2016
Too Hot to Handle
Season Finale

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