Posted on November 28, 2019

Hilton Doha, one of Doha’s prestigious seafront hotels, with award-winning restaurants, bars and meeting facilities recently took a number of awards at the recently concluded Salon Culinaire, a Hospitality Qatar’s signature showcase, wherein more than 400 professional chefs from 55 different local companies including the Hilton Doha competed in 34 multifarious categories which included live cooking, carving, showpiece, wedding cakes, pastries, and more.

The largest Salon Culinaire event to date in Qatar, organised by Qatar Culinary Professionals, in partnership with IFB and endorsed by Worldchefs, the event was held in celebration of Hospitality Qatar, Qatar’s premier International Hospitality and the HORECA Trade Show, which returned this year for its 5th edition recently the at Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC). Their masterpieces and creations were judged by a selected of Worldchefs jury from different countries.

Hilton Doha winners are the following:





Themed Wedding Cake

Julius Patrick P.Reyes

Pastry Artist

GOLD Medal with TROPHY

Sushi Platter

Moriss Lingatong Arpon

Sushi Chef


Live Cooking Signature Dish (CHICKEN)

Kiranraj Kharvi

Chef de Partie


Live Cooking Signature Dish (BEEF)

Sudhir Manohar Patil

Demi Chef de Partie


Live Cooking Signature Dish (LAMB)

Rohith Kumar Rajole

Demi Chef de Partie


Live Cooking Signature Dish (FISH/SEAFOODS)

Puja Raj

Commi II


Three Plated Dessert Chocolate Challenge

Praneeth Sachinthana Tennakoon

Chef de Partie


Commenting on the wins, Elias J. Moukarzel, general manager said, “I am very proud of the team and for winning these competitions across various categories at the Salon Culinaire. These accolades are a result of the incredible hard work of the chefs and the tremendous support from the team. We look forward to impressing countless guests with culinary enticements that are masterfully prepared by these award-winning chefs of Hilton Doha”. Located in one of the most spectacular locations in Doha, Hilton Doha offers 309-spacious guest rooms inclusive of 28 suites, with most of the rooms having panoramic views. Offering great dining with magnificent views, the hotel has nine restaurants and lounges including Trader Vic’s, Tahitian Village and Society Lounge. Leisure facilities include an eforea spa, a private beach, a large open-air pool, 24-hour fitness center and an array of meetings and events venues. 

Hilton Doha is also part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton's 14 distinct hotel brands. Members who book directly have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi and the Hilton Honors mobile app.

Hilton Doha is located at Diplomatic District, West Bay, Doha, Qatar. P.O Box 24572. For reservations, visit Hilton Doha at or call +974 4423 3333.