Chef Middle East, a Chefs’ Warehouse Company, is the one stop solution for all your quality food and beverage requirements and the partner of choice to deliver memorable culinary experiences to your guests.

With over 25 years in the business, we are a leading distributor of speciality food and beverage products, serving Chefs and culinary professionals in the Middle East with unparalleled quality ingredients and cutting-edge foodservice kitchen solutions from leading brands around the world.

Our company services more than 3,500 customers from 5-star hotels and world-class dining to international chains and concept restaurants in the UAE, Qatar, and Oman. We also provide the same exceptional quality of service and products to customers in locations such as the Indian Ocean, Africa, CIS.

We are a leading importer and distributor of the finest quality foods from all over the globe, supplying the hotel, dining and airline industries in the Middle East. We offer our discerning clients an exceptional blend of premium quality and value-added ingredients, through our state-of-the art logistics network. Our company services more than 1,000 customers in the UAE, Qatar and Oman. We also provide the same exceptional quality of service and products to customers in locations such as the Indian Ocean, Africa, CIS Countries and the Sub Continent.

Driving excellence since 1995

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1995

Establishment of Chef Middle East

2004

Opening of Chef Middle East Doha

2005

Opening of Chef Middle East Abu Dhabi

2010

Opening of Chef Middle East Muscat

2013

Gulf Capital Completed 100% Acquisition of Chef Middle East L.L.C

2015

Investment in new multi-temperature facility in Abu Dhabi

2017

Opening of the new state-of-the-art facility in Dubai

2017

Investment in new multi-temperature facility in Doha

2022

Acquisition by The Chefs’ Warehouse

Our Values

CME Values Curious and Creative

Curious and Creative.
We encourage creativity and curiosity leading to fresh, innovative ideas that challenge the status quo. We are always looking to improve processes and find ways to be more efficient for our customers, vendors, and employees.

CME Values Hungry for Food & Results

Hungry for Food & Results.
We are passionate about food and have an unmatched drive to deliver industry-leading results. Success is measured by both the outcome and the path taken to achieve our vision and goals.

CME Values Entrepreneurial

Entrepreneurial.
We have a success-oriented mindset and respect this company as if it were our own family business. We are seasoned professionals who come together with determination, grit, and resourcefulness – taking every opportunity to adapt to a landscape of ever – changing customer, vendor and employee needs with tangible solutions.

CME Values Forward Thinking & Flexible

Forward Thinking & Flexible.
Our innovative and flexible approach enables us to deliver a wonderful experience and value to our customers, vendors, and employees. We influence future market trends and continuously search for new ways to stay ahead of the competition. We are agile and adaptable, providing customized solutions that deliver best-in-class results.

CME Values Supportive to Peer & Customers

Supportive to Peers & Customers.
Through teamwork and skilful collaboration, we foster a supportive group of experts for our customers, vendors, and employees. We emphasize fairness and honesty and reflect on our behaviors, always listening to others. We are prepared to have our own ideas challenged and happy to let the best idea win.

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