Get to know me better
Passionate about creating a new tastes.
My name is Gürkan. It's my 9th year in the professional kitches. I have had many experience in my career from contemporary restaurant in Istanbul to farm to table boutique hotel, michelin starred restaurant in Belgium and now luxury-lifestyle resort in a seaside town in the mediterranean. Creativity, presentation and the harmony of pairing the ingredients on the plates is my passion.
For me, cooking is...
Form of art which you can taste, smell, hear and see at the same time.
I learned to cook at...
Culinary Arts Academy of Istanbul(MSA)
A role model in the kitchen is...
Nicholas Balfe, Gabriel Waterhouse, Simon Rogan, Tom Kerridge
A cooking secret...
Being honest with guests and being respectful to the products.
As a Private Chef, I can offer you:
Simply tell me what you're craving! I would love to create the perfect menu for your special occasion in Yalıkavak.
I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in Yalıkavak. You name it!
Because "sharing is caring". I would be happy to teach you all sorts of techniques and recipes in Yalıkavak.
Trust me as a culinary consultant to help you with your concept in Yalıkavak.
Gürkan'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 Gürkan
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.