Naples chef, Bobby Flay to face off in Food Network show

Monday, September 10th 2018

Twenty-One Spices chef Asif Syed is hoping to beat Bobby Flay during a show on the Food Network September 20.

The Naples chef is bringing the heat to the renowned chef Bobby Flay in a toe-to-toe match up.

It's not the first time chef Syed has been on the Food Network. He's also appeared on Guy's Grocery Games, Cutthroat Kitchen and of course Beat Bobby Flay. 

In honor of his latest appearance, 21 Spices is hosting a special dinner from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. After dinner time...

Chef Asif Syed to appear on Food Network's Beat Bobby Flay

September 20 at 10 pm and September 21 at 1 am

Chef Asif Syed to appear on Food Network's Beat Bobby Flay Local chef and restaurant owner Asif Syed will go toe to toe with culinary legend Bobby Flay in an upcoming episode of Food Network’s Beat Bobby Flay Asif Syed, Naples local chef and owner of 21 Spices by Chef Asif, will be featured in Beat Bobby Flay's 17th season episode titled “Chop of the Mornin' to Ya” (

A Royal Nizam's Dinner

Wednesday, August 8 at 5pm

This past week we were fortunate enough to provide a special four course dinner menu with wine pairing for a very special guest, his wife and ten additional guests. 






Like Indian food? 21 Spices chef Asif R. Syed will be at Paradise Coast Wine & Food

July 8, 2018

Chef Asif Rasheed Syed knows how to spice things up.

If you haven't visited 21 Spices in East Naples yet, you can sample some of Syed's mouth-watering dishes at this year's Paradise Coast Wine & Food Experience in Naples. 

Last year, the 21 Spices executive chef served up tropical fruit chutney and spicy chicken 65 to hungry patrons, and also hosted a cooking demonstration...

The Dish: Dumpukht Goat Biryani

April 12, 2018

The Details: If you’re anything like me and have watched “Bizarre Foods” host Andrew Zimmern (a man I desperately wish could be my Durian fruithating uncle) gamely tasting a variety of bugs, fermented meats and plant matter, you too lament the lack of protein diversity our culture embraces. So with the image of Mr. Zimmern taking down a rancid dish of Moroccan goat and eggs, I knew I was in far better hands at 21 Spices when I spied the same cloven-hoofed mammal on the menu.

The dish...