Get to know me better
I am a fun loving chef who's Caribbean background and culture comes out in my food.
I am a culinary enthusiest with 11 years experience in the culinary field, I studied in the heat trust NTA culinary institute in Jamaica, I gained experience in couples negril a 5 star hotel, I have worked 4years on the largest cruise ship in the world, the allure of the seas. I have been working in the UAE since 2016,
For me, cooking is...
cooking is my passion, I grew up in the kitchen, I use cooking as therapy, and it is my profession so it's a win win.
I learned to cook at...
I learned cooking at home while watching, helping my mother in the kitchen, culinary techniques, principles in culinary school.
A role model in the kitchen is...
Thomas Keller, i admire his ability to extract and build flavors with the natural and basic ingredients
A cooking secret...
keeping the seasoning and marination simple to be able to get out the flavors of the ingredients, which makes you food taste amazing.
As a Private Chef, I can offer you:
I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in Dubai. You name it!
A longer stay in Dubai? I'm available for holidays, on a daily basis, and so forth. Just let me know!
Because "sharing is caring". I would be happy to teach you all sorts of techniques and recipes in Dubai.
Trust me as a culinary consultant to help you with your concept in Dubai.
Lionel's Food Gallery
We all eat with our eyes first! Below you can find a little demonstration of what I can bring to your table.
Book your experience with Chef Lionel
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.