It takes a lot more than just good ingredients and a good recipe to make a delicious meal—the outcome also lies in the hands of the chef who’s cooking it. Many of Queens’ restaurants feature talented, creative chefs that all add their own spin to classic dishes and help develop new ones to bring a unique variety and taste to everyone they serve. But like any category in this competition, there can only be one top chef on Queens, and the votes are in. Make sure to have a meal that was prepared by none other than the Best Chef in Queens.

2021: Queens Voted Katherine Fuchs – The Thirsty Koala Best Chef!

Katherine Fuchs – The Thirsty Koala
35-12 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria
(718) 626-5430 – thethirstykoala.com

The Thirsty Koala in Astoria has developed a well-deserved reputation of serving cuisine inspired by the land from “down under.” Executive Chef Katherine Fuchs has been instrumental in crafting Australian staples to foodies by introducing ingredients such as lemon myrtle, wattle seed, desert oak and akudjura to the table. Try Fuch’s award-winning dishes including Grilled Wattle Seed and Herb Crusted Australian Lamb Lollies. And if you’re feeling adventurous and want to experience a new food sensation, try the Australian Kangaroo Sliders and compliment them with an Australian Cooper’s Pale Ale or The Thirsty Koala’s Koala Lager. Fuchs has been featured on the Food Network, Wall Street Journal, HuffPost and Fox 5’s Good Day New York.

2020: Queens Voted Albert tropical revival restaurant Best Chef!

Albert Teekasingh – Tropical Revival Catering
1240 Clintonville St, Whitestone
(347) 502-1802

Chef Albert Teekasingh has been serving up delicious Caribbean food right here in Queens since 2016. Formerly the chef and owner of Tropical Revival Restaurant and current owner of Tropical Revival Catering, his food features the amazing taste of the Caribbean as well as a rotating menu that showcases the chef’s talent with various types of cuisine. There is always something new to try at Tropical Revival. Chef Albert’s goal is to provide the freshness, taste and sensational experience of authentic Caribbean cuisine at affordable prices, and he has done just that. Customers love Chef Albert’s tasty, unique dishes and his welcoming personality. Try Tropical Revival for delicious food and great service from the best chef in Queens.

2019: Queens Voted Albert tropical revival restaurant Best Chef!

Albert tropical revival restaurant

12-40 Clintonville Street, Whitestone
347-502-1802

Chef Albert Teekasingh has been serving up delicious Caribbean food right here in Queens since 2016. He is the chef and owner of Tropical Revival Restaurant and Catering. The restaurant features the amazing taste of the Caribbean as well as a rotating menu that showcases the chef’s talent with various types of cuisine. There is always something new to try at Tropical Revival. Chef Albert’s goal is to provide the freshness, taste and sensational experience of authentic Caribbean cuisine at affordable prices, and he has done just that. Customers love Chef Albert’s tasty, unique dishes and his welcoming personality. Come in to Tropical Revival for delicious food and great service from the best chef in Queens.