Time: April 29, 2018
Rakan Al-Oraifi, senior chef de partie at Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh, has been named the “Best Saudi Chef” at the 2018 Saudi Excellence in Tourism Awards.
Chef Rakan studied culinary arts in California and has worked in international restaurants globally. He has participated in several local and international culinary competitions including the popular TV show “Top Chef.”
“I am honored to receive such recognition within my own country,” said Chef Rakan. “I celebrate my passion everyday by cooking and receiving this award is definitely a milestone in my career. I will continue working on developing my skills and ensuring every dining experience for my guests is memorable and enjoyable.”
The Saudi Excellence in Tourism Awards is an important recognition in the local tourism industry.