Matei Baran

Tyne and Wear
From: £100
Verified bookings:  6
Reviews: 10
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Price from: £100
prices are from £ 10 per person up to £60 depending on the complexity of the menu

A private dining experience with critically acclaimed Master Chef Matei Baran.

Indulge your guests with exclusive and bespoke menus in the comfort of your own surroundings.

From luxury holiday cottages, private residence to weddings and corporate events our team will be sure to present your guests with an evening to remember.

With over 25 years experience in the kitchen, chef Matei Baran has a passion for sourcing unique and high quality produce to create a gastronomical treat for the senses.

As seen on BBC1s Masterchef, Matei has worked alongside some of the best chefs the UK has to offer.

Sit back and allow our team to wow your guests with the finest local ingredients alongside our professional service.


Silver medal Team Class event NECTA - 2018

Craft Guild of Chefs-2018 Member

Finalist Kikkoman Master- 2017

Quarter Finalist Master Chef Professionals- 2016

Winner Best Chef Jury's Inn- 2016

Silver medal North East Chef of the year-NECTA -2015

Golden medal for a hot starter N...

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10 Reviews

Derek Carlisle

1 Jun 2019

Client Name: Derek Carlisle

Event Date: 2019-06-01

Food Taste: 5 (Excellent)

Food Presentation: 4 (Good)

Chef Professionalism: 5 (Excellent)

Overall Experience: 5 (Excellent)

Additional Feedback:

Really good night, chef arrived on time prepared an excellent meal and left the kitchen in immaculate condition. He engaged with the party in an appropriate and light hearted way which was appreciated by all


Jenifer Hoare

31 May 2019

absolutely wonderful experience with matei this weekend! the food was exquisite and he was a lovely man who took great care of us! Thank you for a wonderful dining experience.


John MC Calum

2 Jun 2019

The best Sunday Lunch we ever had, cooked by Chef Matei Baran.

Lovely cooked beef, fantastic gravy and the most tasty roast potatoes.

Thank you


Lauren Elizabeth

31 May 2019

Absolutely brilliant! Food was amazing, service was second to non and it was ace to have your company. Thank you for making my sisters hen so special. She will treasure your book forever #welovematei


Jade Hoyle

26 May 2019

Food Taste 5

Food Presentation 5

Chef Professionalism 5

Overall Experience 5

Event Score 5.00

Additional Feedback Matei was lovely and the food was delicious, we would defo recommend him to others if looking in the Newcastle area

  • What is included in the menu?
    from classic and casual dishes up o fine dinning dishes
  • How does the open bar work?
    at the moment I am not providing a bar
  • Do you also offer a wedding cake?
    we can offer wedding cake as well
  • Do you offer special menus?
  • What kind of cuisine do you offer?
  • Is it possible to adapt/modify the menu?
  • Do you cook in the same location as the banquet?
  • Do you offer a venue for the banquet?
    it is possible to offer venue
  • What services do you offer?
    private chef events, small weddings, afternoon tea, kids parties, etc

Set List/Services

Hens Parties, Afternoon Teas, Private Events, Bbq, Street food; Weddings, Breakfast, Brunches, Kids parties, Christmas parties

Featured Clients

UK Trade & Investment