Get to know me better
over 10 years of experience working for some of the best restaurants in philadelphia. Currently opening my own Israeli inspired food truck spring 2021
Born and raised in Israel I moved to the U.S in 2015 to attand the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park , NY after graduating moved to philadelphia and worked for award winning restaurants such as Zahav and suraya. I specialize in Mediterranean food with a focus on jewish/middle eastern cuisine.
For me, cooking is...
Everything. I have invested every waking hour in the past decade to food. From reading and watching to cooking and traveling in the pursuit of food
I learned to cook at...
I had the honor of attending the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, NY as well as a cooking school in Israel.
A role model in the kitchen is...
Michael solomonov, I've learned so much from watching him at Zahav and the way he honors food and tradition
A cooking secret...
Believing in the food you cook and connecting to it on an emotional and personal level to create a better product. A happy cook makes better food
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 Philadelphia.
I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in Philadelphia. You name it!
A longer stay in Philadelphia? 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 Philadelphia, count me in.
Nir'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 Nir
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.