After getting to know the star through his cookbooks and Food Network shows, one of the most common questions we see from readers is: Who's he dating? Here are the answers you've been desperately seeking.
They exchanged vows on May 11, 1991, less than a year later, at the classic NYC haunt, The Rainbow Room.
A James Beard Award is one of the greatest achievements for a chef, and in 1992, both Flay and Ponzek were nominated for Rising Star Chef.
Flay became a household name, and not only because of his restaurants.
He made his first appearance on the Food Network in 1994, and soon became a television fixture in the vein of fellow celebrity chefs Mario Batali, Emeril Lagasse and Rachael Ray.
Flay has hosted several Food Network shows, including Chef and restaurant owner.
Born Robert William Flay on December 10, 1964 in New York City, and raised on Manhattan's Upper East Side by divorced parents Bill and Dorothy Flay, Irish-Americans who bestowed red hair and freckles upon their son.
Born in New York City in 1964, Bobby Flay opened his first restaurant, Mesa Grill, in 1991, winning immediate acclaim.
He made his first appearance on the Food Network in 1994 and soon became a television fixture in the vein of fellow celebrity chefs Mario Batali, Emeril Lagasse and Rachael Ray.
From a young age, Flay showed a talent for cooking.
He arranged his mother's grocery lists; whipped up complex after-school snacks; and even requested an Easy-Bake Oven as a Christmas gift.
He was, however, markedly less interested in school.