Liz Shanahan Biography

Updated On Jul 02, 2018 Published On Jun 11, 2017
Facts of Liz Shanahan
Birth Nation: United States
Name Liz Shanahan
Birth Name Liz Shanahan
Nationality American
Ethnicity White/Native American
Profession Chef
Net Worth $4 million
Famous for Wife of Michael Symon
Married Yes
Married to Michael Symon
Children 1 (from previous marriage)
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A famous American chef, Liz Shanahan is recognized as the spouse of professional Chef, restaurateur, television personality, and author, Michael Symon, best known for his TV shows such as Iron Chef America and Food Feuds.

Liz belongs to a white ethnicity while her nationality is American. Growing up with her middle-class family, she grew up alongside her siblings. Currently, she works as a business partner in Symon's restaurant. 

She, with her husband, owns a total of five restaurants, Lola, Lolita, The B-Spot, The B-Sport at Horseshoe Casino and Roast. 

Liz Shanahan has a son named, Kyle from her first husband, however, the name of his father is not disclosed to the public. As Liz only came to fame after her link with Symon, there is not much information about her personal life before her encounter with him. 

During her time in the restaurant, Symon’s, Shanahan met Michael and started feeling special about him and they started dating since then. After dating for some months, Liz got married to Michael Symon.

Before the couple tied the know with each other, Liz worked as a sommelier in the restaurant but currently, she stays as a business partner for the same restaurant. In an interview, Michael revealed that he still remembers his first date with Liz Shanahan. Although he is busy with his profession, Michael is also capable enough to manage time for his affairs.

Her husband, Michael Symon was rumored to be a gay, however, he ignored these kinds of stuff and focused on his professional and personal life.

Moving towards the economic aspect, Liz earns a salary that is enough to support her lavish and glamorous lifestyle. As of  2018, Liz Shanahan along with her husband, Michael Symon is worth a total of $4 million.

The couple currently resides in a historic west village townhouse in Cleveland, Ohio. The house was bought for around $5.14 million and renovated the property. Currently, the house is put on sale by the couple for $5.8 million

Liz and Michael also paid $3 million for a New York City penthouse which was bought in March 2012, however, the house was also listed for sale. 

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Current Net worth


Liz Shanahan earns a good amount of money from her career through which she is living a luxurious life. As of now, Liz along with her husband, Michael has a total net worth of around $4 million.

Began Dating


Liz Shanahan began her relation with Michael Symon. Before dating Michael, she had a two-year little boy, from her first relation. The couple married after dating for several months.