Get to know me better
I have 16 years of experience, mostly in high-end restaurants. As a private chef, I enjoy making special meal. I continue my career as a private chef.
I have 16 years of experience in high-end restaurants. Mediterranean Cuisine and South American Cuisine is my special interest. I gained experience in Far East cuisine, French cuisine and Turkish cuisine. I am experienced in invitations and special occasion meals.
I draw inspiration from great chefs like Anthony Bourdain and Paul Bocuse. Due to the dynamic nature of cooking, I constantly follow the trains to renew myself. I am happy for the 16 years I have spent in my profession, which I love.
I did private cooking a few times during the pandemic when restaurants were closed. After these experiences, I thought that private cooking is the ideal field for me and I want to advance in this field.
What can I do for you;
South American cuisine
Far East and South Asian cuisine
and other special dishes...
I can prepare breakfast menu, lunch menu, dinner, special day and night menus, children's menu, vegan and vegetarian menus.
For me, cooking is...
Making lively, refined and special dishes gives me pleasure. I like to make people experience extraordinary feelings with the flavors I discover...
I learned to cook at...
In my high school education, I progressed completely in cooking. Afterwards, I worked with the best chefs and in the best restaurants.
A role model in the kitchen is...
I have great respect for Paul Bocuse and Anthony Bourdain. We learned a lot from them. However, I am making my own path.
A cooking secret...
The kitchen is the intersection of art and science. In the kitchen, amateurism and professionalism, haste and calm must coexist.
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 Muğla.
I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in Muğla. You name it!
A longer stay in Muğla? I'm available for holidays, on a daily basis, and so forth. Just let me know!
If you are looking for someone to keep your fridge full of incredible meals in Muğla, count me in.
Ümit'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.
Chef Ümit's reviews
Ümit has provided us with an excellent meal. The food quality and taste were outstanding. He was also able to prepare a menu based on personal preferences and individual choices that differed across our group of 7 people. I highly recommend him and would always book him again if we are ever back in Bodrum.
Freya Oehl - Jul 27 2022
Book your experience with Chef Ümit
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.