Watch now and don’t miss our limited special offers below! 

UK Premiere 

From the award-winning producers that brought us Fauda, Shtisel and the original version of Your Honor, The Chef is the second most-watched drama on TV in Israel this year and a second season has just been commissioned.

Awards & Festivals
Winner – Best Lead Actor, Berlin TV Series Festival | Germany
Winner – Best Cinematography, Israel Television Academy Awards
Winner – Best Editing, Israel Television Academy Awards
Nominated – 12 Israeli Academy Television Awards including Best Drama
World Premiere – Zurich Film Festival | Switzerland
Official Competition – SerienCamp Munich | Germany
Special Program – Toronto Jewish Film Festival | Canada

When his lucrative IT career comes to an end, 44-year-old family man Nimrod takes an unexpected decision: starting over as a lowly prep cook at a trendy restaurant in Tel Aviv. Learning how to cook professionally is hard enough but just as challenging is dealing with his new colleagues – chef/owner Dori, whose huge talent is overshadowed by an even bigger ego, and Sara, who sees Nimrod as more than just a workmate. Taking us behind the scenes of this extremely competitive world, The Chef is the TV equivalent of a delicious Michelin-starred meal, better watched on a full stomach.

Warning: Series contains scenes of a sexual nature.

Boxset includes 9 x episodes, 35-45 minutes each.

Watch only On DemandClick here to rent the entire series for £14.99 now!

Available until Friday 6th August 2021 in the UK only.

FRIDAY 25th JUNE: Don’t miss a specially recorded Q&A with the film’s director Erez Kavel and Honey & Co.’s chefs and founders Sarit Packer and Itamar Srulovich as they discuss food from the Middle East and their experience working together in Israeli kitchens with The Jewish Chronicle’s food editor, Victoria Prever.



To celebrate the UK premiere of award-winning TV drama, The Chef, we have teamed up with Honey&Co. to offer you the chance to WIN their new cookbook Chasing Smoke + 25% off The Chef box-set*!

Simply subscribe to our mailing list to receive a special offer code to use at checkout when renting the entire series and you will be automatically entered into the prize draw.


Already a newsletter subscriber? You can still watch the first 2 episodes for free. See how on the right-hand-side of this page.

*T&Cs apply:

  • Offer applicable to new subscribers only
  • Must be redeemed before Friday 9th July
  • One prize and one copy of the cookbook is available.

Watch the first 2 episodes for FREE

Enjoy the first 2 episodes of The Chef absolutely FREE!

Enter the promo code at checkout on episodes 1 and 2. To redeem the offer you must click here to navigate to a dedicated webpage where you will find the promo code and then enter the code at checkout.

Make sure you redeem before Friday 9th July.

Applicable to both new and existing newsletter subscribers. You may use this offer in conjunction with other offers including the Honey & Co. special offer.

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