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Quick Facts

Date of Birth May 12, 1964 (age 52 years)
Nationality American
Profession American chef, television personality and former model
Working for Her own restaurant
Spouse Matthew Lyons
Married on 2006
Qualification Degree in accounting graduation in culinary Career
Education at Howard University’s business school
Net Worth(s) $2.5 million
Name on Birth Carla Hall
Height 1.8 m
Eye Color Dark brown
Hair Color Black
Twitter @carlahall
Body Measurements 34B-24-34 in
Age N/A

Carla Hall restaurant is one of the biggest achievements of her cooking career. Carla Hall is a talented and versatile television figure in America. The former participant of cooking competition show, Top chef Bravo's has launched her own restaurant. Carla Hall restaurant was launched in 2016 with a boom with its name, “Carla Hall’s South Kitchen”.


Carla Hall is one of the popular TV personalities who not only gained fame as a model but also as a celebrity chef. Carla Hall is famous for her TV cooking shows like a Top chef and The Chew. Hall was a contestant on the cooking show, Top Chef and she was co-host of the show The Chew. Carla Hall recipes are quite appreciated by the viewers.


Carla Hall was born on May 12, 1964, in Nashville, Tennessee. Her nationality is American and she is of white ethnicity.

Early Life and Education

Carla Hall spent her early life in Nashville, Tennessee. She gained her degree in accounting from Howard University’s business school in Washington, DC. After her graduation, she worked at Prince Waterhouse and earned a CPA certificate. Hall then concentrated and spent some years in the modeling career. She spent years in cities like Paris, Milan, and London as a model. It was the time in these places where she was attracted and fell in love with food and different cuisines.

Career and Net Worth

After returning back to the states, she started pursuing her career in cooking and restaurant business. Carla Hall began her career by establishing a lunch delivery business. Then she joined L’Academie de Cuisine, Maryland where she earned graduation in culinary Career Training certificate. Then she joined Henley Park Hotel to serve an externship in 1996.Later after 1 year, she started working as an executive chef at State Plaza, Washington Club, and a private social club. After she gained enough experience in her work, she started her own company, Alchemy Caterers in Silver Spring, Maryland in 2001. She, later on, became a TV personality when she took part in cooking reality TV show, Top Chef in the 5th and 8th season. She was a finalist in the 5th season of the show.

The Chew

In 2011, Carla Hall was invited by a daily lifestyle show, The Chew whose main content is based on kitchen and cooking. She is the host of the show with 4 other co-hosts. She gained more popularity due to this show too. While she was on this show, she also wrote books; Love comfort That Hugs You and Carla’s Comfort Foods: Favorite Dishes From Around the World.

Carla Hall Restaurant

Carla Hall began her campaign to raise fund to establish her own restaurant. Fund of more than $250,000 was raised for the Carla Hall restaurant. After 2 years of the campaign, Carla Hall restaurant was launched on June 17, 2016. Carla Hall restaurant was named “Carla Hall’s Southern Kitchen. The restaurant is located in 115 Columbia St, Brooklyn, NY. Carla Hall restaurant focuses on poultry for their dishes of the Southern city. Carla Hall restaurant has got many good reviews not only by the customers but also different reputed magazines. Carla has her own website where she posts all her creative works. Carla Hall recipes are the main content of her website.

Personal Life and Spouse

Carla Hall is originally from Nashville, Tennessee. Detailed information about her early personal life in not available. She was married to lawyer and Hall wed photographer Matthew Lyons in 2006.She also has a stepson, Noah. There are no rumors about her other affairs. So there is not much possibility of divorce.

She is quite active on social networking sites like Instagram and twitters too. A huge number of people follow Carla Hall Instagram account due to her charming personality. Carla Hall Instagram account is the easiest place where her followers can know about her daily life.

Awards, Achievements, and Recognition

Carla Hall was noticed first as a participant in the 5th season of cooking reality TV show, Top Chef where she was a finalist. She has been praised for her great work in her another TV show, The Chew. She was nominated for Daytime Emmy Awards along with her co-host for her TV show, the Chew in 2015 and won the honor in 2016 for the same TV show.

She has an adorable personality which makes people love and respect her. She is quite down to earth and polite person. She has height is 5 feet and 11 inches and has a slim body. Her earlier modeling career has developed a very good and elegant sense of dressing.

Carla hall can be taken as an example for many young people who seek a career in cooking and restaurant sector. Because of her passionate and hard work in the field which she loves, she has developed a successful career. Carla Hall net worth is about $2.5 million. With her new restaurant going good and getting very good reviews, Carla Hall net worth will only be increasing with time. 

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