Akshay Nayyar

Restaurateur and Chef, Kopper Kadai

Recently awarded as the most celebrated Chef in U.A.E in 2016 by Ministry of Chambers of Commerce, Government of India, 29 years old Chef Akshay Nayyar is a young & energetic celebrity chef who is passionate about delivering excellence in the culinary arts.

Besides hosting the Honorable Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi and crown prince of Abu Dhabi H.H Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan in U.A.E, Akshay is also the face of Middle East's biggest reality food show "FOODSHALA" over the past 5 years endorsing over 20 prominent FMCG brands.

He is now expanding his self owned restaurant brands across Asia and Middle East including Itra by Akshay, Tourist-Street food bar, Kopper Kadai, Tum Tum Asia,, Office Canteen Bar, Unplugged Courtyard and few more in pipeline. Akshay specializes in Modern Indian, Italian, Mexican, Spanish, Oriental & a bit of Arabic Cuisines.