The next dishes to arrive are the Baked Potatoes. This FAQ is empty. This post was last updated in September 2019. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. The only thing "Hot" about the Hot Potato Café are the flames it is going down in, with a family trying to run their café but unsure of how to even do it and with zero passion, and a loss in costumers after a bad review. A small family-owned cafe tucked away in Philadelphia, Hot Potato Cafe offered a variety of dishes from crab cakes to filet mignon. I hope Danielle does well in life lovely lady. I was respiratory for 30 yrs. Go girl! Gordon arrives to observe a dinner service, the staff aren't used to being so busy and the service is completely unorganised. This restaurant is owned by two sisters Claire and Kathryn & their sister in law Erin. View the profiles of people named Danielle Keller. “A mess”, Gordan describes the soup as being like “a lump of goo.” Unimpressed, he soon sends it back to the kitchen, but not before learning that it’s actually made every other day. Sitting down, the group goes on to talk about the recent review that the restaurant has received. Rounding up everything as soon as dinner is over, Gordan expresses his disappointment to the owners, who have an obvious “lack of passion for the restaurant. Gordon meets Danielle and is surprised to learn that she isn't a trained chef and is following recipes she has been given. According to Danielle's FB, she is a nursing student now. Not only is he amazed to learn the fact that she is not a trained chef, but he is also surprised to learn that she’s simply been following the recipes over and over. In this Kitchen Nightmares episode, Chef Gordon Ramsay visit's Hot Potato Cafe, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to help two sisters Claire and Kathryn Keller and their sister in law Erin Keller. Unsurprisingly, Gordan Ramsay is already familiar with Hot Potato Cafe even prior to stepping foot into the restaurant- or more specifically, the cafe’s reputation of being “Spuddy Hell”, according to the local paper. Unfortunately, the staff quickly becomes overwhelmed with the abundance of orders. It isn’t until after a while that one of them manages to speak up, stating that the food is not the issue. Founded in 2007 by three sisters, Kathryn, Claire, and Erin Keller, it served as a “little lunch place” for those working, or living in the area. Hot Potato Cafe closed in May, 2010, just four short months after its episode aired on Kitchen Nightmares. Add the first question. (Bad potato pun, I know! Gordon meets the owners but they don't seem to know what is wrong with the restaurant but they all agree it isn't the food that is the problem. Finally, Shepard’s pie arrives at Gordan’s table. “One-third mash and one-third greasy minced lamb”, he tells Brian to take the dish away, for the owners to try the dish themselves. Assisted by their niece Danielle in the kitchen, they expected business to boom; this, unfortunately, was not the case. Looking at the menu, he then orders a hot potato soup, a hot potato, and a shepherds pie. With the changes in place, he eventually invites the local paper’s food critic back to Hot Potato Cafe for their “new” opening night. Kitchen Nightmares (US) Season 3 Episode 01: Hot Potato Cafe, Philadelphia, PA – CLOSED UPDATED : 26 December 2019 In this season premiere episode of Kitchen Nightmares, Gordon Ramsay visits Hot Potato Cafe, Philadelphia, PA. Lloyd Whiskey Bar opened in October 2012, the menu looks great and Yelp reviews are good. The Gazette Review is your daily news source covering everything from world news to personal finance.We provide the most recent, unbiased accounts of the news that matters to you.Contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org, Sealed By Santa After Shark Tank – 2018 Update, Trobiano’s After Kitchen Nightmares – 2018 Update, Sunday Night Football: Eagles Remain At the Top After Ugly Win, Venezuela: Maduro Says Country Has Gasoline for 20 Days. Click for more Kitchen Nightmares I had to see what happened to her after just seeing the show for the first time some 4 years after the fact. Chef Ramsay certainly gave them all the tools for this cafe's success. Disappointed, Gordan once again sends it back to the kitchen, of course, much to the disappointment of the sisters. Good luck. Open since 2012, they seem to be doing very well for themselves, as can be seen by the overwhelming amount of positive reviews on Yelp. For a period after the show, the restaurant continued to operate in Philadelphia. Directed by Jay Hunter, Mark S. Jacobs. no makeup, and she can look....she is just very pretty, very nice smile. The search continues. Even after Danielle's departure, they certainly could have hired a cook, not necessarily a chef. I can’t help myself.) Also she is very pretty. not surprised she moved on to nursing, and she will do well in whatever she does. Danielle trained to be a nurse and is currently working part time as both a nurse and a bartender. This café was anything but “hot” when Chef Ramsay made his way there in late 2009 to film the show. Contributions can be made payable to Chase FBO Danielle Keller or Samantha Mitchell and sent to Chase Bank, 1595 Grant Ave., Novato 94945. The spud-heavy menu was, well…a dud. With that, Gordan leaves Hot Potato Cafe to cool his head; it isn’t until the following day that he returns to the restaurant. Gordon dramatically walks out and the owners follow him, a tear filled heart to heart where they admit that they have lost hope brings Gordon back in to continue helping the restaurant. This comment has been removed by a blog administrator. Yelp reviews after filming are mixed, the service is praised but the food quality appears to have been hit and miss. Good for her, she seemed like a really sweet level headed girl, sometimes people on this show are so obnoxious and rude you can't wish them any well, yet she had a sincerity and drive that wasn't being utilised. Title: Claire said in an article that the experience had been difficult but that it was fun and rewarding and their attitudes had changed. Choose an adventure below and discover your next favorite movie or TV show.