The fourth season of competitive cooking show MasterChef ran from May 11, 2013 to September 11, 2013 for a total of 25 episodes. The winner was Luca Manfé , an Italian-born restaurant manager who had attempted and failed to get into MasterChef previously in Season 3.


Of the hundreds of contestants that applied, 19 made it to the MasterChef kitchen.


Contestant ProgressEdit


  • Luca is the first male contestant to win MasterChef, as well as the first chef to return after not making the cut previously. 
  • This is the longest running season of MasterChef, as well as the season with the most contestants.