Season 1 Episodes

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Michelinos vs Zingarellas

Season 1, Episode 8 - Air Date: 4/27/2009
The finale has arrived and the remaining two couples remodel their area, make menu plans and prepare top-notch service for opening night, which will be attended by Piers Morgan, various celebrities and food critics.
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The Olive Drum vs Unwine

Season 1, Episode 7 - Air Date: 4/21/2009
Only three days remain for the remaining two teams to remodel the restaurants for a grand opening. Also, the teams visit an art gallery for inspiration before catering for an upscale event for socialites.
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Season 1, Episode 6

Season 1, Episode 6 - Air Date: 4/14/2009
In this episode Chef Marco challenges the two teams to serve breakfast and lunch.
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Season 1, Episode 5

Season 1, Episode 5 - Air Date: 4/7/2009
The two teams, each consisting of two couples now, have first to prepare one entrée and one pasta dish in thirty minutes.
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Season 1, Episode 4

Season 1, Episode 4 - Air Date: 3/31/2009
Acclaimed Chef Marco Pierre White challenges the remaining couples.
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Season 1, Episode 3

Season 1, Episode 3 - Air Date: 3/24/2009
First the two teams have to prepare dishes inspired by nature using herbs from the Central Park. Then they have to run a dinner service without any reservations.
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Café Parlo vs Café 43

Season 1, Episode 2 - Air Date: 3/17/2009
Chef Marco Pierre White challenges potential restaurateurs to create a dinner service for acclaimed designer Nicole Miller
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Season 1, Episode 1

Season 1, Episode 1 - Air Date: 3/10/2009
Celebrated chef and restaurateur Marco Pierre White (UK's "Hell's Kitchen") serves up a new original cooking competition series "The Chopping Block," in which the British Michelin star chef offers neophyte hopeful chefs/restaurateurs working in eight couples a chance to compete in America's greatest restaurant challenge.