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Chef Alex Padilla Best Chef on the Block
Padilla, executive chef at Legacy Restaurants — including Ninfa's and Antone's Famous Po' Boys — has won The Chew's chef challenge. Courtesy photo
Best Chef on the Block The Chew contestants and chefs
Local chefs and celebrity judges (including CultureMap's Eric Sandler) gathered for The Chew's Best Chef on the Block contest.  Courtesy photo
Ninfa's winning dish Alex Padilla Best Chef on the Block
The winning dish: Chef Alex Padilla's beef tacos al carbon (grilled outside skirt steak), with ancho-chile rimmed Ninfarita. Courtesy photo