Anthony Bourdain net worth: Anthony Bourdain is an American chef, author, and television host who has a net worth of $9 million dollars. Anthony Bourdain was born in 1956 in New York City and is a 1978 graduate of the Culinary Institute of America. He became internationally popular with the release in 2000 of his first book, "Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly". In 2001 he release the book "A Cook's Tour" and also hosted a television show by the same name. In 2005 Anthony Bourdain began hosting the Travel Channel's culinary and cultural adventure programs "Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations" and "The Layover". Rather than serving as chef at a particular establishment, Anthony Bourdain travels, cooks, and tells stories in popular books and TV shows. Anthony Bourdain has also written the books "The Nasty Bits", "Anthony Bourdain's Les Halles Cookbook", "Bone in the Throat", Gone Bamboo", Typhoid Mary: An Urban Historical", "No Reservations: Around the World on an Empty Stomach", and "Medium Ray: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook", which is the sequel to "Kitchen Confidential". Anthony Bourdain's articles and essays have appeared in publications such as "The New York Times", "The New Yorker", "Los Angeles Times", and "Gourmet". Today Anthony hosts a CNN program called Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown.