What Makes a Good Chef Coat?

Restaurant Apparel: Chef Coats

Selecting a Good Chef Coat

If you’re a chef, or in the restaurant business, you know how important good quality work wear is to your business. How do you choose good restaurant apparel? You need to know what is important for getting the job done and looking professional. Keep reading and learn about these four tips on what makes a good chef coat.

Comfort.
Whether you are sauteing, deep frying, or grilling, you need a chef coat that will keep you as cool as possible and comfortable. Chef Designs, the leader in restaurant apparel, makes chef coats from a variety of fabrics. The most common is twill, a blend of polyester and cotton. You can also choose 100% cotton, or 100% polyester. Most chef coats have the traditional stand up collar and vented cuffs, which allow for comfort without sacrificing professional style.

Ease of motion.
When you’re on your feet for ten hours a day cooking, you need a chef coat that will allow ease of motion. Getting in the weeds shouldn’t happen because your chef coat didn’t allow you to move freely enough to do all the things you needed to in a short amount of time. Chef Designs makes chef coats with generous armhole openings to ensure that you have enough room to juggle all the different tasks that are quickly thrown your way.

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