Anton Pivovarov

Chef de Cuisine
chef Anton plating for a private function

Short bio

Meet Chef Anton Pivovarov – a passionate Private Chef Sydney renowned for his artful blend of Mediterranean cuisine with global flavors. His culinary creations transport diners on a journey of rich cultural heritage and bold flavor exploration.

  • Experience rating 6
  • Talkativeness 2
  • Location: Australia, Sydney
  • Events done: 52
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  • Recommendation score: 96
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  • Member since: Sep-2017
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Chef Anton Pivovarov’s culinary journey spans over 20 years, fueled by an insatiable passion for expressing himself through food. After extensive travels around the world, he found himself captivated by the diverse array of flavors and ingredients, falling deeply in love with the art of cooking and discovering unique taste combinations.

Today, this Personal Chef Sydney uses cooking as a powerful medium to express himself and bring joy to others through his craft. His dishes masterfully combine the vibrant flavors of his native Israeli culture with the tastes and ingredients he has handpicked from his journeys abroad, creating a harmonious fusion that tantalizes the senses.

Chef Anton’s personal motto, ‘enjoy everything,’ is a testament to his philosophy of embracing life’s pleasures and savoring every moment. As a Private Chef Sydney, he meticulously crafts bespoke dining experiences tailored to each client’s palate, blending the rich traditions of Mediterranean cuisine with global influences. His passion and creativity shine through every artfully plated dish he presents.

When asked to name a signature dish, Chef Anton struggles to pick just one, as he believes in representing the depth of his Israeli culture through a diverse array of culinary offerings. One standout creation is the Tavshil Katef – tender lamb shanks roasted to perfection in a medley of aromatic spices, accompanied by a vibrant array of garden vegetables, dry mint, and a velvety beef jus glaze that ties the flavors together harmoniously.

For those with a sweet tooth, Chef Anton delights with his take on the classic coconut malabi – a traditional Arabic pannacotta served with an indulgent twist. Silky white chocolate shavings, toasted hazelnuts, a vibrant cherry coulis, and airy meringue kisses adorn this decadent dessert, transporting diners on a flavor journey that seamlessly blends Mediterranean and global influences.


As a Private Chef Sydney specializing in Mediterranean cuisine, Chef Anton's culinary prowess lies in his ability to fuse global influences into mouthwatering creations that tantalize the senses. Each dish he presents is a masterful expression of his culinary passion, promising an unforgettable dining experience that celebrates the rich tapestry of flavors from around the world.


  • Asian Fusion
  • Israeli
  • Mediterranean


  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Thanks for helping make it a fabulous night

    Erica van Lieven
  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I was very happy with our experiance. This is the second time that we have used Chefin and it was an important event for our company. I would be very happy to recommend the staff and service to anyone looking for catering for their events. I can not speak highly enough of the staff on the night who made sure that our event was a great success.

    Claire Tester
  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ This was great way of hosting a dinner party. Food was excellent, and chef Anton was great at introducing each dish. Left the kitchen clean and tidy after.

    William Boneham
  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Dear Chefin team

    Thanks so much for organising the 40th birthday dinner event for us last night … everything went really well!!

    The food was amazing and everyone said it was such a fantastic experience hosted by Chefin !!!

    Thanks so much to Anton the chef and Christina for the wonderful evening and their great service. Watching Anton prepare all the food and fresh ingredients was really fun too. My wife had a great birthday and everyone is still talking today about the amazing kingfish ceviche canapé!!

    Daryl & Joanna

    Daryl Smith
  • ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ From start to finish it was a pleasure to deal with Chefin. They are completely flexible to ensure the night is run to your expectations and accommodated to our (many) dietary requirements. Anton our chef and Ruth our waiter, were a delight and the food was outstanding! I would highly recommend for someone looking to entertain with a difference.

    Roxy Haid