Grant Achatz

Chef (1974)
Fri Nov 27 2020
By   Bishal

Grant Achatz is one of the renowned chefs around the world who is known for his epic recipe and unique style of cooking. He is often recognized for his contribution to progressive cuisine or molecular gastronomy and has helped numerous hotels and restaurants for fluent running.

Achatz owns an award-winning restaurant Alinea which is based in Chicago. He has also gathered numerous awards for himself including the Food and Wine's best new chefs back in 1998. Similarly, in 1999 he was awarded the Rising Star Chef of the Year Award and Best Chef in the United States in 1998. Moreover, his works are appreciated by thousands and thousands of peoples from all around and many chefs are also inspired by his works.

Grant Achatz is dating Samantha Lim

Grant is a very private person and is rarely seen in public places and camera frame. However, talking about his current relationship status, he dating his girlfriend, Samantha Lim. Samantha is an American entrepreneur who is based in Chicago. The couple has known each other for almost five years and is very much supportive of one another's professionalism. 

Grant Achatz girlfriend, Samantha Lim
Image: Grant Achatz with his girlfriend, Samantha Lim. Source: Patrick McMullan

Furthermore, Achatz loves spending time cooking and usually focuses on his work. Currently, he is quite busy in his restaurant where he is working as a head chef. He usually uploads pictures and videos in his official Instagram account where he is seen making new food recipes and educates the viewer regarding the ingredients.

Previous failed marriage with wife, Angela Snell

Yes, the perfect chef of America, Grant has faced failed marriage before. He exchanged his wedding vows with his longtime girlfriend, Angela Snell back in the mid-1990s. After enjoying an almost decade-long nuptial relationship, the beautiful ex-couple decided to drop their relationship and later got divorced. 

Grant Achatz wife, Angela Snell
Image: Grant Achatz with his ex-wife, Angela Snell. Source: Zimbio

Despite their unusual separation the pair still shares two kids from their relationship, Kaden Achatz and Keller Achatz. The two sons are currently in their teenage and are living with their mother, Angela. Furthermore, Grant is currently enjoying his dating life with Samantha while Snell is living life as a single mother.

Net worth in Millions

Grant is undoubtedly one of the best chefs around the world. He has gathered all of his fortunes through his incredible career as Chef. His estimated net worth is around $5 Million as of 2020 and his annual income falls somewhere between $200,000 to $500,000.

Chef Grant Achatz recipie
Image: Grant Achatz working on his new recipe with a fellow chef. Source: Instagram

Being the best chef around the world, he is hired by numerous wealthy personalities and is working in various top hotels and restaurants. Not to forget he is the owner of the Alinea which is one of the top class restaurants in the world and an expensive one too. Chef, Eddie Huang has a net worth of $2.5 Million.


Grant was born on 25th April of 1974 in St. Clair, Michigan, U.S. He is currently forty-six years old. 

He studied at The Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York. 


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