Are genies professional chefs?

While most of our genies are professional chefs, some are excellent culinary experts passionate about fresh home cooking. 

How are the genies selected?

Before a chef becomes our genie, they go through the following process:   A background check.   Interview with our recruiting specialist.   Tasting Day: The chef needs to prepare each dish in front of us. We taste it to ensure that our users get restaurant-style food.  

What happens to the leftovers?

As our genies cook in 4 or 8 portions, you may have leftovers to enjoy for your next meal. Freeze and store leftovers, and reheat them on the stove or in a conventional oven or microwave. 

What do our genies need from you?

Our genies have cooked in kitchens of all sizes. They usually need a functioning set of appliances (fridge, cooktop, oven) and standard kitchen accessories (pots, pans, spatulas, mixing bowls). If the chef needs something specific, they will check in ahead of time. If you do not have the item, the genie will bring a backup […]

How to select a Genie’s menu? 

Visit cookingenie.com.   From the left-side panel, expand the genies/chefs tab.   Please select one of the genies from the list to display their menu on the right. 

I just booked a genie. Now what?

After placing the order, you will receive a confirmation on your registered email address and mobile number. It will have the details of your order.  

How can I find all the Genies in my service area?

To find genies available in your area:   Go to cookingenie.com.  Enter your zip code or address and the date you would like the genie to come to cook for you.    Select the number of people.   Then, tap the ‘Find’ button.   You will find the list of dishes and genies available in your area for the […]

How do I place an order?

Go to cookingenie.com. Enter your zip code. Select the date you would like the genie to come to cook for you. Browse through the cuisines and categories. Add them to your cart to place the order.