$10 Dinners

Ten Dollar Dinners (with Melissa d'Arabian)
GenreCooking show
Presented byMelissa d'Arabian
Country of originUnited States
No. of seasons7
No. of episodes84
Running time24 mins.
Original networkFood Network

Ten Dollar Dinners is an American cooking television program hosted by Melissa d'Arabian. It debuted August 9, 2009 at 12:30 PM EST.[1] Melissa d'Arabian is the winner of the fifth season of The Next Food Network Star.[2]

The second season of her program premiered in January 2010 on the Food Network. During this season, she received a new kitchen set, which has the set up similar to a home kitchen. The third season of her program premiered in July 2010.

In each episode, Melissa d'Arabian shows the viewers how to cook up a dinner for four people based on a budget of $10 USD.[3]


  1. ^ "Ten Dollar Dinners". Retrieved 26 March 2019 – via www.foodnetwork.com.
  2. ^ News story. Television.aol.com. accessed August 4, 2009 Archived August 5, 2009, at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ "Budget dinners for 9-9-09: Food Network star shares frugal philosophy on 'Ten Dollar Dinners'". Longview News Journal. September 9, 2009. Retrieved May 12, 2022.