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Chef Mokhtar

The Food Artist

Mokhtar is your chef in Beirut, for hire to cook French & International & Italian cuisines. Mokhtar is excited to create your exclusive culinary experience with ChefXChange!



Private Chef

Summary of where the Chef’s cuisine is inspired from and how he/she goes about expressing it

I started cooking at a young age when I was only 15! I loved it: food, cooking, simply everything about it. I felt like an artist, not a cook.

List of the Chef's favorite ingredients

  • Basil
  • Rosemary
  • Echallotte


  • French
  • International
  • Italian
  • Lebanese
  • Mediterranean

Experiences Provided

  • Private Chef
  • Catering

How did the Chef learn how to cook and what is his story?

I fell in love with my mother's food. She inspired me to take some cooking classes, and so I was enrolled in a culinary school. I've been demonstrating my work in kitchens for almost 11 years now!


  • Professional


Ibn Sina High School
Student (Jan 2004 - Jun 2007)

Work Experience

Cedros F&B
Head Chef (Jan 2014-Nov 2015)

Assistant sous chef to Chef Joseph Kiwan

Palladium Catering (Cocteau)
Assistant sous Chef (Jan 2012-Jul 2014)

Assistant sous chef to Chef Joseph Kiwan


Beirut, Lebanon
Travel: 478 kms

Language Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Arabic
  • Cancellation Policy

    • Flexible
      Full refund up to 2 days prior to event, except Foodie Service fees
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