"I think a lot of times people design restaurants with flash in mind. I think you should design restaurants with function in mind. Make sure it's functional and works with what you're trying to accomplish. Design can come later."
"Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works."Bobby Flay on Steve Jobs
"You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality."Bobby Flay on Walt Disney
"The artist in me cries out for design."Bobby Flay on Robert Frost
"A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away."Bobby Flay on Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"Sometimes I can't figure designers out. It's as if they flunked human anatomy."Bobby Flay on Erma Bombeck
"My contribution I hope is to get people to eat full-flavored food. If I could come away with that alone, that would be a fantastic accomplishment. I'm also very proud of being a very American chef."
"Even if the chef has a good business head, his focus should be behind kitchen doors. A business partner should take care of everything in front of the kitchen doors."
"I want to go to college and go back to Georgetown. It's a really cool place."
"For me, it's all about moderation. I don't kick things out of my diet, like carbs. But I'm not going to eat fast food."
"I can't be on the cheeseburger diet all the time."