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Josh Emett


Josh Emett's restaurant career spans top restaurants in Auckland, Melbourne, London, New York and most recently Queenstown, NZ.

He worked with Gordon Ramsay at several of his restaurants in London and New York, where he was named New York Rising Star Chef in 2008, and appeared in Hell’s Kitchen USA as a guest judge and appeared in Food Network’s new show “Chopped” which he won against 3 other NYC chefs.

In 2010 Josh moved to Melbourne to open Gordon Ramsay’s first two restaurants in Australia – maze and maze Grill along with the entire food and beverage operation in Crown’s newest hotel and the largest hotel in Australia, Crown Metropol.

Josh has appeared on MasterChef Australia as celebrity chef and as a full time judge for Masterchef NZ.

Josh runs the successful Rata restaurant in Queenstown, New Zealand.