Top 10 Worst Hell's Kitchen Contestants

PikaRamsay
With Season 6 less than a month away, let's pick the biggest Donkeys of the first 5. Whether they sucked at cooking, were unbelievably annoying, or just plain despicable, these are the "chefs" we loved to see Gordon Ramsay destroy the most.

The Top Ten

1 Raj - Season 8

Your kidding with this guy, right total mess from beginning to end period

How someone can be SO incompetent I will never know but they should do a season where all the worst contestants compete to become the best of the absolute worst!

An absolute joke. Clearly the worst in my opinion. I mean, I know that many contestants were likely just picked to provide entertainment and were not expected to have a chance, but even if I hadn't known that, Raj gives it away.

Almost Like when your parents tell you that Santa isn't real for the first time - princepretty

One quote I really like (and I hate that it's from Russell) is "Boris and Raj are working together. It's like watching two idiots do a Rubik's Cube, there's no chance on Earth they're going to get it right." - OrbusXV

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2 Elise - Season 9

Seriously, this is probably the most I have ever HATED a person on a show ever. Horse face embodies all the pet peeves I have about a person into one being and somehow doesn't look like a total monster as a result. Biggest mouth, no talent to back it up. It's obvious she was only kept around for the drama and, I know it wouldn't happen there, but I seriously just wish the rest of the people mobbed her, tied her down, and threw her out. I would seriously watch and just hope for some kind of accident to happen that would get her out of the competition. I wanted to pull her teeth out with pliers, I wanted to just do something that would get her out of the way. She is a sickening excuse for a human being, loosest terms there, and there is no way I would ever go to a place that would be willing to hire her. Restaurant or otherwise.

By far the contestant I've hated the most. Not a phrase I use lightly, but she was an obnoxious little girl the whole way through. There's been some annoying, pompous, disgusting people on the show - but this one outshines every other contestant in all those areas. She's not a team player, and that was obvious from the very start. A selfish, self-centered brat. It wasn't until she realized that she needed to work as a team to succeed that she even attempted to work as one - and didn't embrace the idea even then. Why Chef Ramsay didn't boot her for this reason alone I'll never know. But my biggest problem was the drama and the bullying. Always constantly targeting Kelly, most of the time out of the blue. Even if she perceived Kelly to be weaker than the rest and didn't like her personality - who gives a crap? Her behavior was inexcusable and disgusting. The banter might have been funny to watch, but it was unacceptable from someone who wants to be a professional in the industry. What ...more - jus

Big mouth, big head, big opinions. She didn't deserve to get into the top 5.
Laugh out loud, it was funny how she always argued with Kerry! If your mouth is half as big as Elise's, you could probably swallow all of Gorden's praise for this moron. She should totally be in the top three worst.

Not a team player, she'd sabotage a souschef just to get ahead. From the first episode I wanted to just twist her fat head off. Being competitive is one thing but being a backstabbing bitch throughout is beyond me.

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3 Lacey - Season 5

Lacey's just another pretty face that can't cook. I'm pissed off at the fact that she lasted 8 episodes as a moron, the joke,s on her she can't cook meat. LAZY LACEY!

I'm pissed that Ji volunteered to leave when she and Colleen were up. So glad that she was kicked off in the middle of service. - OrbusXV

Dum, lazy fat cow who cannot cook. Although I did appreciate her self-awarenes; she was not completely delusional and I felt for her when people were hateful towrds their (even though they hadgood reasons)

I like it when she goes.. "I'll show them that I'm just not another pretty face". That made me so angry. She is FAT AND UGLY. What mirror was she looking in the mourning? Hey Lacey, Your FAT, UGLY, LAZY, and a BITCH.

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4 Tom - Season 2

Tom took on the challenge at a late point in his life. He had a big heart but he was a crap cook. Sweating in his food, Burnt duck and not turning his stove on.

"You're sweating in the *beep* food! " - PikaRamsay

He kept saying he was like the veteran of cooking because he was the oldest etc, but he had FOUR career changes, FOUR! He thought it was easy just to come into a kitchen and say 'i'm experienced' just because he was the oldest. He couldn't cook at all. Age does not equal talent at cooking. There is NO correlation whatsoever and Tom proves it - Aquaturtle

Until he was sent home every night the blue team lost he was up there

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5 Jason - Season 4

If I'm perfectly honest, I didn't mind so much, because his repeated failures were hilarious. Especially the stuff with the sticking souffles. - OrbusXV

His cooking skills were lackluster enough, but his attitude made him even worse-- he was whiny and irresponsible. But what makes him the all-time worst contestant was his overtly, disgustingly sexist remarks. Uggh. In the first episode he claimed that if he won, he would be having to turn away girls. Well, good luck finding anyone who'd want to go out with you now that you've revealed how horrible you are.

No one appreciates a sexist, cocky jerk who can't cook.

I think while going on and on about women he forgot that he was on television. What kind of person says those kinds of things? Every single episode he made (at least) one or two awful, sexist remarks. And I know that you can never take what you see on reality T.V. for what it appears to be, I KNOW he is a jackass.

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6 Jen - Season 4

Jen is horrendous, when Ramsay gave poorly received her dish, she told him to read some books. Then in the fifth episode, she refused to help Christina leaving her close to cracking under the pressure when she struggled on souffles and in the SAME episode, successfully gets the women to change their votes from Rosann to Christina, all because Jen didn't want to help her. Then in the seventh episode, when Ramsay told her to not call out orders, Jen became angry and unresponsive through out the night with Ramsay calling her "undirectable". Then when she moved herself to The Blue Team and they lost the challenge, she bullied Louross for forgetting the veal. In the following episode, she bossed the others around, embarking an argument between herself and Bobby (of all people), then she dictated over the menu and took offense to being called sweetheart and in Episode 11, she possessed a bad attitude all through out the night, she was lucky that Bobby was much worse because ...more

She was a complete bitch... I done care if she knew how to cook, the fact that she asked Ramsey to give her a letter of recommendation on T.V. is like selling your soul in front of the world... No bloody self respect. Also, she tried to sabotage Patroza in the final because she really didn't care about it. A selfish self obsessed bitch who I would love to smack in the face any day.

Far worse than Elise on both season they were on, at least Elise can back it up, at least Elise didn't try to argue with Ramsay and most importantly... at least Elise actually tried to help the finalist she was backing win and pretty much carried it she even said in season 9 "I thought that it was gonna be hard for me to come back and help somebody else win, but I'm not bitter like I wanna see the dude win." In all stars she didn't screw up once on the finale for Michelle, someone she didn't even like, yeah she had an attitude but she set that aside and said she's not gonna screw up on purpose. Literally go watch both season 4 and season 9 finale and you'll see why Jen is far worse than Elise could be.

She and Elise were the worst 2 in my opinion. They both had pretty high thoughts of themselves for no reason at all. I think they were kept around for the drama to make people tune in to the show. Problem is, everyone wanted to jump into the T.V. and smack them both!

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7 Russell - Season 8

This guy has to be the biggest sore loser I have ever seen. He never owned up to anything, then when he lost the finale he blamed his team and said that he would stop any of them from getting a job in the same city he worked in. I personally think he was worse than Raj any day

Russel was and will always stay a good-for-nothing hateful bully. Always quick to blame and put down everyone else but never owning up to his own mistakes. Remember how many times he dissed Boris by pointing out Russia? I, for one, would never eat anywhere that thick lazy bully cooks.

Swore at teenagers just because they thought the Red Team's dishes were better. Also a sore loser.

I remember watching episode 5 In season 8 Russell was swearing at the prom committee students (three teenager students) when he was in pissed off mode during the punishment was the most outrageous piss off mode I have ever seen.

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8 Gina - Season 11

I hate this lady so much. Gina is one of those things I despise about season 11. There are other contestants I hated from his season, but let me get to the point. Gina did make good scallops on first try, but later, it got worst. Her talking puppet really grinds my gears. It's as annoying as Sebastian's big mouth when men took an old school bus from Vegas back to Hell's Kitchen. She made a bad excuse to leave the competition. There were no obvious symptoms of her illness. Hell's Kitchen staff should never chose this lady ever. I don't want to hear from her ever.

Annoying and stupid! She even Quit herself off the show! Because she didn't like how disrespectful everybody on the show was. She talks like a goat! She is what made Season 11 bad! I was glad when she got off the show!

At least other people on this list wanted to win and had cooking skill

If Gina came to Hell's Kitchen to make friends (which is probably the reason why she came) she should've watched the other seasons before coming in

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9 Robyn - Season 10

Just watch her facial expressions.

Thank you person who put her on here she is a big loudmouth

She was the most annoying contestant hell's kitchen has ever seen! The stupid cow!

Agreed - she made weird faces when she talked, and she had a lousy attitude. She annoyed me, and I wish she hadn't lasted as long as she did, but I'm ultimately juts glad she didn't win.

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10 Louie - Season 6

Look! At! This! Look... Look! LOOK! what IS THIS?! Mah boi was only there for like ten minutes anyways - Hkforever

He got ejected in the first service... Oh and he also served sausage gravy over biscuits... In an attempt to be the head chef of Araxi restaurant

Terrible chef with a terrible attitude. Even if he didn't get ejected in the first service, he'd still probably be one of the first ones to go.

Although he sucked, him getting fired in the middle of the first service was obviously scripted in order to make room for Robert. Besides, some contestants have made even worse mistakes than Louie, yet they didn't get kicked out.

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The Contenders

11 Joseph - Season 6

Apparently, he's not no bitch.

What.He made a big deal about who was the first nominee. I mean come on. He also showed very little respect with his teammates, the red team, nor chef Ramsey. Jerk!

WHY IS THIS GUY HIGHER THAN TIFFANY?! At least Joseph could cook and was passionate - Hkforever

I would never want to meet the guy. He shows no respect to his teammates and Ramsay. If he mess with me, I will punch him in the face. Bet you he has no job because he shows no respect to anyone. Bet you his parents hate him.

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12 Nicole - Season 12

Should be higher than Raj and Elise. Of course, Elise had the mouth but she can at least cook. Raj may have been a donkey, but the passion was there.

Nicole is not only a useless Chef, but also very timid which makes her incompatible as a head chef, not to mention she was quiet the whole time. Also the flip off to Ramsey at the end is the most disrespectful act since Joseph in s6.

Plus she has no passion, no fight back, no leadership, abysmal cooking ability and even worse attitude when compared to the others. Also she looks like a witch so... yeah

Should’ve been the first one eliminated.

People talk about Elise having the worst attitude of any chef in Hell's Kitchen history. Bull. Nicole may not have had Elise's mouth, but her attitude was worse AND she is one of the most disrespectful chefs to ever be on the show. Had Nicole last more than two episodes she would have proved less tolerable than even Elise. Zero respect, not really any good cooking ability, Nicole should be much, much higher on this list.

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13 Dan - Season 11

This guy's ego is the size of a planet! He was SO unlikable he was nominated even when he had a perfect service. That says something.

The worst

His best moment was when he apologies for his bad service for mary

He most definitely sabotaged Mary in the finals. He just ruined all the steaks and then blew up at her to get kicked out. Probably the worst sabotage I have ever seen. Mary completely deserved to win that season, Ja'Nel shouldn't have made the finals. Jon was far better than her.

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14 Sabrina - Season 8

Elise vs Sabrina... the fight to end all fights - Hkforever

Sabrina is stupid as well. In team challenges, she would lose her point but would blame the last person up if they lost their point. She couldn't grasp that the team challenges are about total team points, not which order. every time she lost a point she should be blaming herself.
Beyond that, she reminds me of my old roommate who was massively selfish and blamed everyone for everything that was her fault or "just an accident." She would lift a finger to save a live, but I don't think she would raise 2 fingers to save a life.

Pure evil.. She took too much pride in being a manipulative liar who is "straight from the hood".

I am gob-smacked she is not in the Top Three.

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15 Matt - Season 4

From the awful attitude, to the painfully ugly face, to his irritating whiny voice and non-existent cooking skills, this guy is easily the worst contestant in the history of this show. At least someone like Raj is actually entertaining to some degree; Matt is just a great example of the untalented, unstable kind of lowlife they recruited for Season 4. It's a shame he wasn't thrown out over his signature dish.

There once was a boy called Matt, who's kitchen skills fell flat. He was far from neat, missrible on meat so I kicked him out and that's that.

There's just something about his face and how it looks like he wants to throw a temper tantrum at any given moment. And like... Chances are if neither kitchen wants you... You can't cook

He's a grown *ss man that acts like a 14 year old boy. His "signature" dish was so good that it made Gordon throw up. He had no talent and still managed to outlive most of his opponent, with no skill at all. He screwed the blue team and they got mad at him (obviously), then he begged to go to the red team. When he got there, he started to screw the red team as well while denying that he was doing anything wrong. Whenever someone call him out on his bs and lack of cooking skills, he would start to have this ridiculous fits of rage inside the kitchen...God, he's pathetic. Unskilled, Delusional, Infantile, Annoying and Creepy. He should be sent home 1st day.

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16 Nedra - Season 11

Nedra was skilled, but a terrible personality. I can't stand the ghetto attitude.

She was annoying but funny as hell at the same time. She made the show interesting but by no means was she able to win.

She is an annoying bitch.

She was completely annoying to listen to and to even look at so there is at least 2 senses she is offensive to, couldn't even understand her half the time with her ghetto accent!

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17 Seth - Season 5

Forest Gump Jar-Jar Binks 0 cooking skills = this guy. - PikaRamsay

When a past contestant (like the Season 4 Christina in this case) openly reveals they wish a terrible contestant (like Seth) outstayed his welcome and should've been eliminated over someone else (being Charlie), that's when you know how badly they suck.

This guy was dumb but knows more about chef ramsay than chef ramsay knows about himself

Umm... he dishonored my first name... - KingSlayer93316

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18 Colleen - Season 5

She was hands down the worst. She performed badly 5 dinner services in a row.

Service 1: Cooked spaghetti in a dirty pan, cooked too much spaghetti, and made a disgustingly sweet risotto.

Service 2: She failed to cook scallops and kept burning fish.

Service 3: Couldn't even say "Four caesar sala, three shrimp, one plain. " four times in a row.

Service 4: Brought up an extra wellington and couldn't figure out the meat station.

Service 5: Left the oven door open and didn't know the pastry she served was raw with a raw pear.

She had five dinner services, and all five of them were shocking.

She teaches cooking lessons for $300. The way she cooks however convinced Chef Ramsay and the TV audience that she's a Fraud and a Robber. - PikaRamsay

This lady can't cook. She claims to be a culinary instructor, but when she appears on television, there's the irony. She is oblivious to whatever she makes. I believe many students don't like her because she can't cook anything. Environment in culinary school and restaurant are different, so experience is different. No chef experience means no survival in the kitchen. She along with Lacey are the worst participants of 5th season. That's what defines her.

She still has her cooking school and a year after Hell's Kitchen she was on a show judging steaks? How can you if you couldn't cook one and she chose her winner due to grill marks instead of taste. She and raj should be together.

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19 Tiffany - Season 10

Look up "White Trash" in the dictionary and you will see Tiffany! Calling Barbie the "C" word is so disgusting just goes to show what kind of person she is.

Tiffany was so disrespectful to Sous Chef Andi after Back-talking to her. After awhile, Sous Chef Andi told Tiffany to leave.

Should be way higher than Robyn. At least Robyn was much more passionate and honest.

Should be higher than Robyn, no doubt - Hkforever

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20 Mike - Season 12

How did his dish even get selected in the team's top 5 during the 3rd challenge?

Should be #17 on this list.

Should've went home with Simone in Episode 3.

Absolutely pathetic. He served packaged tortellini and canned sauce for the signature dish, and also cursed at Gordon Ramsay (VERY RUDE). Also, during the team punishment, instead of helping clean up the kitchen, he was sitting around eating chips. Are you kidding me? I don't think he would even qualify for McDonald's.

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21 Scott - Season 7

Scott was one of the most cockiest chefs I have ever seen. Blood Sausuage and Prunes? Really?!

Scott is like a person telling you they actually saw an alien and having no evidence to back it up

This guy got D-Stroyed by Ramsay. "You're not as good as you think you are."

He talked about how he was the best chef in the whole of hell's kitchen, joke's on him he didn't even make top 10 - Aquaturtle

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22 Benjamin - Season 7

This 'man' was so obnoxious! I also have a theory with Ben. Towards the end, he knew he was getting worse and worried that he wouldn't get in to the final 2, as he saw Hollie emerging. So he faked his back injury so that he had an excuse to leave as opposed to facing the embarrassment of being eliminated. After all, he had a huge ego and couldn't stand to hear someone else say that he wasn't the best. We see him bend down effortlessly and run around during service with no problem. He went to take himself out of the competition but thought that Ramsey would put him through after talking to him, so stayed. You can't hand over a kitchen to someone who would lie so that may have also helped his elimination as I'm sure it wouldn't have escaped Ramsey's attention that his back problem disappeared. For this reason I feel that he is one of the most manipulative candidates but just concealed it better. He's not as good as he thinks he is.

This guy is honestly more annoying than Raj; he's so full of himself, and acts like a smug, stuck-up know-it-all to everyone. The problem is, he can't back it up with his cooking at all.

The best part was him getting an absolute earful by Sous-Chef Scott in E12 after he was trying to run the pass when Ramsey was away. Aside from that, like Scott, he was another big mouth with a big ego. It is surprising, that he is not at least in the top 25 of this list. Was hoping Siobhan would punch him after he ignored her dish in the sandwich challenge which cost them the win.

Definitely got better in All Stars, once again in Final 3 with legitimate chance to win it! What a turnaround for him.

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23 Brendan - Season 9

He didn't do fine on his first service either. He burnt the potatoes without realising it.
Him, Chino and Monterray all should've went home before Steven.

At least he apologised to Chef Ramsay for lying.

He told a second lie to cover up his first lie.

He sucks badly. He takes a piece of fish out of the trash, serves it to Ramsay, and then when he asks Brendan about if it was the same piece of fish, he LIES about it and ends up being one of the first to leave Hell's Kitchen Season 9. What a moron. Even Brendan said himself that he was blowing smoke up Ramsay's ass.

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24 Frank - Season 15

Horrible human being. Nothing else really to say. - izzyrose

He's sexiest, horrible and who cares if you're a marine. I respect the marines. How is he a marine? Aren't marines meant to be really team originated? Just cause Amanda was the first female on the blue team it seems like he's had it out for her since then.

He didn't even seem sincere in his apology video! Mainly because he probably wasn't and got ordered to do that or else he'd be sacked.

He had a cushy job I respect all jobs in the marine corps. But I do not respect him or anyone who thought that what he said is correct in what he has said. Both me and my boyfriend love the show and he wanted me to rewind to hear the comment.

He is now in the marine enlisted aide program. Which means that he has gone from cooking for the commandant to cooking for basically paid army interns. He's an idiot, bully, no pallet and creativity. How he made it so far in the competition baffles me in my honest opinion.

I hate this guy so much. Misogynist, talentless bully who is all talk and no skill. The way he treated Amanda last episode was disgusting. He is a Marine? Really?! What an embarrassment for the Corps.

Just as overtly sexist as Jason in season 4, only he added sheer hostility to it. Couldn't stand him!

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25 Jackie - Season 15

The female version of Season 8’s Russell.

Should've went home first - princepretty

Beauty from Jersey? Really? More like trash from Jersey. Jackie cannot cook like a professional chef to save her life. She's rude, obnoxious, doesn't care about the customer (watch episode 4 with the chicken), quick to blame everyone else, and acts like a 12 year old boy in a professional work environment. She should've been the first out, but she'll be kept around for the drama.

Bullied Kristin!

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26 Paulie - Season 16

He was clearly bipolar. It's a shame Hell's Kitchen has an eye for troubled, unstable people. Better chefs get shafted from a great opportunity.

Egotistical is what I think of him

Basically the male Virginia. Good in challenges but horrible in services - Hkforever

There were at least 4 contestants that deserved a black jacket more than him and Kimberly. These 4 were Andrew, Devin, Wendy and Koop.

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27 Sara - Season 2

Others have sabotaged teammates in other seasons, but none seemed to get as much enjoyment from it as Sara. I can only imagine how many jobs she's been passed over on since this aired. Who would want that in their kitchen?

I was so eager to see her cut! Though there have been incompetent and annoying contestants, her heartlessness towards her teammates made her the person I most disliked.

She is by far my least favorite contestant out of any season. She was not a team player, extremely egotistical, untrustworthy, and seemed to enjoy seeing other people suffer. Sure, she had a bit of talent for cooking, but not anymore than her fellow teammates who she sabotaged. Absolutely disgusting. Her voice and the way she talked was also very irritating. And she got the most facetime on camera for some reason.

Wow way to be proud to be a backstabbing liar.

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28 Jen - Season 3

Too far down. She took food FROM THE BIN! Who knows what raw, dangerous and dirty food she took that off of? UGH! Also, she started fine but then became so horrid to Bonnie, really patronising. She was annoying to watch and listen to, she'd definitely in my top ten most hated. And, I agree there is no way she was 26. I call bull.

Why is she on here?!

Jen season 3 was way better than Jen season 4. Jen season 4 was a loud mouth who backstabed only Cristina. Sure the only thing Jen S3 did incrediblely wrong was when she pulled out some pasta from the bottom of the bin. Gordon didn't even find out til she was on the chopping block against Joanna and survived to earn 3rd place. She was often quite which was her fait seiled in the competition.

Jen was great! But the Jen in season 4 different story... - spodermanfan1000

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29 Gaurav - Season 12

He put his fingers in the risotto while cooking. That is a game breaking violation in the kitchen. Anyone who did those should regret it. I wish he wasn't chosen during pool selection priority to opening season. Whatever he did could have caused an epidemic. Customers, chef Ramsay and everyone else would have become sick. He said putting fingers into food for tasting is normal, that's not true. This kid should never been chosen to be in Hell's Kitchen.

I never noticed that he cleaned his finger with his tongue after checking the risotto with it. That is just disgusting on a whole new level. Even if he cleaned it with soap and water later, I doubt there was any real time to do so during service. His reaction to the situation in the confessional did make me laugh, though. But still, gross.

One does not simply stick his fingers into the risotto. Too bad it ain't finger lickin good.

When he stuck his finger in the sauce to taste it, I was completely disgusted! He's a complete disaster. A health-hazard waiting to happen.

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30 Kimmie - Season 10

My main problem with Kimmie is how she couldn't own up to her won mistakes. She tried to make Dana take the blame for putting the fish and meat on the same tray in episode 5. She also took a tipsy Tiffany's word that Dana, Christine, and Danielle were talking bad about her when it was Royce. Anyone could have seen that Tiffany was tipsy and would have gotten facts mixed up.

She is not fit to run a kitchen at all with that horrible, violent attitude.

This woman has issues. She can barely cook, called out wrong times to screw up her team, and her first reaction to ANY conflict is to talk about how much she wants to beat them up. No wonder she didn't win. Che Ramsay foresaw the workplace lawsuits stemming from her violent attitude. And if she wasnt angry and wanting to punch people, she was crying and whining.

She cried when her team lost the "Think-On-Your-Feet Craps Challenge." I don't think she was a good sport, and the way she blamed Dana for her burned Brussels Sprouts.

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31 Sherkenna - Season 15

Should be much lower. Mark, Vanessa and Kevin should all be higher than her on this list.

Got eliminated because she didn't know how to cook an arctic char. It's a real shame, because I feel she had some potential. This just goes to show you that you need to master everything if you want to compete in HK, because if you don't, you could very well end up being in charge of the one thing you don't know how to do, and that'll get you sent home.

She should have stayed longer.

She wasn’t that bad. At least her signature dish didn’t score a 1.

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32 Jeremy - Season 11

The men agree that they won by getting rid of him.

The sample plate had been made hours ago, and Jeremy served it. YUCK!

Worse than Sebastian.

He's a cheater for serving a sample plate.

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33 Matt - Season 16

He is 27, but he acts if he's half that age

Joseph 2.0 right here - Hkforever

I'm so glad that smarmy, arrogant little pissant is gone! I cheered when Chef finally booted his ghetto ass out! Matt did nothing but talk smack, even about Chef Ramsay, saying Chef doesn't know what he's talking about. Ugh. No respect.

One of the most hot headed chefs ever has a sook when things get to tough blames everybody else and bitter as when he was eliminated!

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34 Melinda - Season 6

Remember when Chef Ramsay found a whole bunch of pasta thrown away in the bin? Melinda was the one who put all that pasta in the bin.

Not all of it. Lovely was with Melinda on that station, and Lovely overcooked some of the pasta, so therefore, she threw some pasta away as well. It was not entirely Melinda's fault.

She took most of the blame for wasting capellini noodles. Also her signature dish was subpar because she lied about the lobster tail. Her elimination quote is hilarious. She her back to space. There are couple of contestants that are worse than her like Louie and Joseph.

I'm surprised she is ranked higher than this (should be easily in the top 25) with the silly pasta fiasco... not to mention her strange facial expressions (a.K. A deer in the headlights look as Sabrina says) and doing a lobster tail dish without the lobster tail

She sucked so much she was speechless

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35 Michael - Season 14

As he left, he said that Nick and Adam were liabilities. THAT'S NOT TRUE!

It's pretty bad when he was eliminated in episode 3, but still overstayed his welcome. He had no business being there, almost as clueless as Chrissa. I wonder how he even made it through the audition process, like it's not hard to see he was a complete mongrel.

Probably made one of the worst and dangerous acts by trying to hid a sizzling/steaming pan under the counter (certainly more dangerous than Giovanni putting the sizzling pan in a freezer in season 5). The seniors center he is chef must be very worried after seeing this act.

Should've been out before Cameron.

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36 Scotley - Season 18

A mediocre chef with a terrible attitude.
He may not have given the worst performance that night but he was bringing the team down with his repulsive personality.

This tall untalented sheep has attitude and needs to go home NOW

Very rude towards Mia and Trev. Deserves to go home.

He's very rude and annoying towards trev

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37 Aziza - Season 16

While she never really stood out during her stay, she really wasn't THAT bad.

38 Gia - Season 16

Should be in the top 10 in this list.

Should be much higher

Just like Elise from Season 9.

She said she shouldn't go home because she wasn't up. Hello have never watch this show Gia

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39 Shaina - Season 16

"Get the Chicken! "

45 minutes later: Overcooked

40 Josh - Season 3

Should've went home instead of eddie

The first contestant to be fired before dinner service was even finished! - PikaRamsay

Zero good services and yet ended up in the Final Five's black jacket team before getting an even worse service by wasting numerous risottos and binning nearly as much spaghetti as Melinda and Lovely (season 6)

This guy did NOT deserve to get a black jacket!

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41 Johnny - Season 16

"Chef Ramsay's not looking for a jerk to win this competition.
It doesn't matter how funny or how rude you can be.
It's pretty much putting your cooking skills where your mouth is, and unfortunately, we saw Johnny's cooking skills were not up to par." - Kimberly

Looks like we now have the male Elise. He had no right to talk to Kimberly that way and I'm so glad she fired back at him.

What an embarrassing limp noodle. Sucked at pretty much everything and tried to cover up his insecurities by insulting women which, by the way, he sucked at too!

He is a bully. He runs his mouth but his performance is pathetic. He enjoys ripping on people and making ladies cry. Shameful this is the kind of cooks they put on the show.

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42 Monique - Season 14

It only took 10 minutes to realize that she is going to be the villain of this season (at least on the red team)

She’s like Jen from season 4.

Lasted for 4 services, and a nasty attitude. Bottom line is that she is a crap cook. - ndog

Her attitude is unmatched. She looks like she has deleterious hygiene, for someone who is so keen to criticize (not to mention the abstinence of logic in this regard). All in all she is one irritating brat.

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43 Steve - Season 13

He'd make a great twin with Season 8's Russell.

He'd make a great couple with Season 15's Jackie! Both revolting slobs who look like 20 years older than what they are and have this mentality that if everything doesn't go exactly as they wanted, you can always threaten with physical violence.

Obnoxious ass.

Almost like Russell.

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44 Vinnie - Season 3

Another incredibly confrontational cook starting right at the start which he disagreed with Ramsay for saying his pink snapper dish was too hot/spicy and than at the end of the first service when he confronted the chef again after his poor service in the apps in which he was using water in the risotto which make it taste like gnat's piss.

This douchebag talked back to Chef Ramsay when he criticized him for his performance in the first episode & came up with an idiotic statement & got frustrated when Gordon name-called him. Even Rock put his hand on his back/shoulder as a way of saying just... stop.

At least Tiffany and Aaron had passion and worked hard but Vinnie was wrong in every way. - spodermanfan1000

The worst contestant in Season 3, along with Tiffany and Aaron.

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45 Chrissa - Season 14

She was completely lost. I have to admit. She was more useless than Raj.

In the signature dish challenge, dinner service, deliberations and elimination, she was out of her depth, and It made the red team laugh.

She was WAY out of her depth.

Is quite possibly one of the most useless contestants the show has ever had.

She seems like a nice person, but she can't cook

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46 Zach - Season 11

There once was a chef named Zach,
for words he didn't lack,
But in the kitchen he was no magician,
And he won't be coming back.

Just an arrogant narcissistic bastard who constantly liked to refer to himself from the third person and was incapable of admitting his mistakes

Completely full of himself, should have been kicked out after being caught trying to sabotage another chef.

Nedra actually had something to prove in the Blue Team. And thanks a lot to him, Nedra got sent home on her first day on the Blue Team.

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47 Dannie - Season 15

She's a downright manipulative bully. She didn't want to listen to Hassan even after she'd seen what good he'd done for the red team. All because she let her pride and ego overtake her. She wanted to be independent, and to do that, she ignored her team. Her lack of communication screwed her whole team over. And then she manipulated her team to send up the two best chefs for elimination! Chef Ramsay made a huge mistake by not kicking her out. Can't wait to see what happens next; Hopefully she leaves soon.

She is a straight-up sore loser. It's one thing to be frustrated, but walking out like that, especially on the final service where the winner is determined is a huge no-no.

At first, she was likable. Her attitude towards Hassan completely ruined that likability. She got a little bit back when she switched teams. In the end, she seemed like someone you could root for... then came the finale.
She completely tried to sabotage Ariel in the finale. I personally think that season 15 had the worst chefs, and Dannie was a big reason why.

You wouldn't start kissing Hassan's ass if he was sweating into your lobster when he should have worn a bandana or something. - RAWdonRamsay

Dannie should have been eliminated in episode 7 instead of Hassan. Chef Ramsey should have put Hassan back to the blue team.

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48 Tiffany - Season 3

Tiffany: She works at the Waffle House!
Julia: *get a black jacket, was praised by Ramsay, and got sent to culinary school* - Hkforever

Nasty attitude who belittled someone's job but was the first booted from the show.

Horrible attitude. Was mean to Julia just cause she worked at waffle house, yet she was able to cook an egg and helped the dinner service. Karma came for Tiffany and she was the first one eliminated

She can't fry an egg and she is mean to Julia for being a waffle house cook

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49 Anton - Season 12

He became the new Mike from the same season.

Him and Sandra were just awful to watch.

If Anton says "little girls" one more time I will use my little girl foot and stick it up his untrained ass

Completely delusional and incapable of accepting any kind of criticism. Would always spin every loss or weakness into some kind of win or strength. Not to mention a complete sexist, chauvinist ass. His final statement on Hell's Kitchen sums it up well, "I'm the best chef here, and that makes me the winner of Hell's Kitchen."

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50 Andrew - Season 16

Should've went home over Aaron in Episode 5.

Should’ve gotten a black jacket over Paulie in my opinion

This guy is trying to make a complete ass out of himself during service. He will not make it to top 10. I guarantee. I also hate how he said that Devin is a bad cook. He lost my respect right there. - ndog

This dude can't even be bothered to take responsibility for his mistakes. As much as I hate him, at least Johnny walked up to the chopping block and owned up to his mistakes last service.

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