Businesses and individuals can now enjoy hassle-free catering thanks to YouCater’s efficient
discovery, comparison, and booking system.
From private chefs to food trucks, pre-vetted providers offer best-in-class cuisine for every event.
UAE-: Finding the right caterer for your event is now a whole lot simpler
thanks to YouCater, a new online marketplace which brings together the best-in-class
providers and matches them with hosts.
Ranging from Michelin-starred chefs to local hidden gems, individuals and businesses can
discover a growing list of caterers from across the UAE and efficiently receive and compare
quotes for every style of event, whether that be an intimate private dinner, kids birthday,
wedding party, or a large-scale corporate event.
From private gourmet chefs and fine dining providers to Mexican food trucks and ice cream
carts, YouCater’s curated mix of providers ensures users will always find their perfect
catering partner with total ease.
Homegrown favourites such as Maiz Tacos, 21Grams, House of Pops, Wise Guys, Rascals
and Pinch Gourmet, along with expert mixologists and chefs sit alongside global brands
such as Häagen-Dazs and Galleries Lafayette offering endless choice for every event.
The ordering process becomes streamlined thanks to features that allow hosts and providers
to chat, before taking them through to a user-friendly booking and payment platform. Once
booked, management and tracking features allow for smooth communication right up until
the event day.
Connecting catering providers with new clients
YouCater’s first-of-its-kind platform also helps providers take their catering business to new
heights. Enhanced visibility, opportunities to connect with potential clients, and access to
seamless support from the YouCater account managers provide F&B companies with an
exciting opportunity for growth.
Providers who join the platform benefit from the opportunity to showcase their culinary
expertise, elevating their brand within a dynamic marketplace. With increased awareness
amongst a wide community of food enthusiasts, caterers can look forward to forming new
Bringing together the culinary community
A coming-together of gastronomy experts, the YouCater is also dedicated to fostering a
community and uniting food enthusiasts. The YouCater blog shares trends and news from
the catering industry to help hosts and chefs stay ahead of the curve. The blog also provides
a source for inspiration for hosts, with the sharing of creative ideas for events and the
showcasing of inspiring ways to celebrate with food, as well as industry insider tips to helps
users host without a hitch.
YouCater was founded by Philippe Dupuy and Sarah Dupuy, a husband-and-wife team
who bring a combined 30 years of global business experience across restaurant conception,
finance, and investment.
Commenting on the launch of YouCater, Philippe said: “The response since launching
YouCater has been enormously positive with more than 70 of the UAE’s best F&B brands
already registered, underscoring the need for a service like this in a market that loves to
host. Having been a foodie all my life and a long-time investor in the F&B industry, YouCater
was conceptualised from a blend of my passions – the joy of food, and smart solutions that
make life simpler.”
Sarah said: “The UAE is synonymous with exceptional food and hospitality, and its culinary
market is one of the most dynamic and vibrant in the world. We are extremely excited that
YouCater is helping to facilitate more memorable culinary moments. YouCater empowers
the market’s incredible foodservice sector, and we are especially thrilled to be able to
support the abundance of outstanding homegrown culinary providers here in UAE.”