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    Through a series of original short films, Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai offers you a behind-the-scenes look at its culinary team.

    Showcasing a unique blend of emotion, creativity, and pride in a job well done, The Bay’s chefs reveal the secrets of their expertise and the stories behind their passion.

    Representing the beating heart of the restaurant and the resort, Chef Fabio, Chef Stephane and Chef Leen craft irresistible dishes and delights daily for their guests. Something so precious that goes from their artistic hands to ours.

    Hand to Hand.

    Meet Our Culinary Team

    Fabio Barca

    Master Pizzaiolo at The Bay, Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai

    Fabio Barca

    "My city is my muse. Naples with its beauty, history and traditions, inspires everything I do at work".

    Watch the video to discover Fabio’s story.

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    Stephane Cocu

    Head Chef at The Bay, Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai

    Stephane Cocu

    "I never thought I was talented, but I have grown my talent through experience and time".

    Watch the video to discover Stephane’s story.

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    Leen Quttineh

    Sous Chef at Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai

    Leen Quttineh

    "To create a dish, I get inspired by so many things. Art, nature, people, and even the product itself. All this helps me to bring the dish to life and connect with my guests and share beautiful moments with them".

    Watch the video to discover Leen’s story.

    Leen Quttineh