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Game of Chefs Challenge

8 Teams

3 Days

1 Winner

Don’t miss the first ever gave of Chef’s Challenge

In an action-packed three-day showdown, the Game of Chefs will see eight teams of four chefs each produce a three-course menu for 15 guests. All in under two-and-a-half hour, with ingredients from a mystery basket.

Austrian-born chef- extraordinaire, Martin Kobald –  of the ChefMLK School of Cooking – is the competition director. He notes that Game of Chefs is new platform South African chefs. “This is a great opportunity for South African to compete at an international level,” says Kobal.

Culinary judge and renowned chef Jeff Schueremans joins Kobal as fellow Competition Director: “Game of Chefs is the ultimate challenge for local chefs, and will be judged in line with WorldChef judging criteria, by a panel of local and international judges”.

To enter the competition, the minimum qualification requires the team leader to be a sous-chef, with the remainder of the team made of a qualified pastry chef and two commis chefs.


Are you ready to take the challenge?

Meet the competition directors

Jeff Schueremans
Glenn McGinn

Where and When

Exhibition Venue

Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

Physical Address:
161 Maude St, Sandown, Sandton, 2196


Security monitored parking is available in the Sandton City Shopping Centre. 



Thursday 18 May 2023
Friday 19 May 2023
Saturday 20 May 2023

10:00 – 18:00
10:00 – 18:00
10:00 – 17:00