SideChef Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2013

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 51


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series B

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $6M

  • Investors
  • 10

SideChef General Information


Operator of a recipe and meal planning platform intended to help users discover and cook delicious meals with ease. The company's platform offers step-by-step cooking guidance by showing photos, videos, and voice commands along with creating shopping lists and delivering ingredients, enabling users to cook meals referring to their mobile phones in a hassle-free manner.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure
Other Industries
Information Services (B2C)
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Application Software
Corporate Office
  • 3414 Mira Vista Circle
  • San Jose, CA 95132
  • United States

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SideChef Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Later Stage VC (Series B) 01-Mar-2023 $6M 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC (Series A) 31-Dec-2018 00.00 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Seed Round 22-Dec-2014 $1M $1.2M Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 01-Jan-2013 $200K $200K Completed Startup
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SideChef Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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SideChef Competitors (2)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Epicurious Corporation New York, NY
Foodpairing Accelerator/Incubator Backed Ghent, Belgium 00 00000 000000000000 00000
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SideChef Executive Team (7)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Kevin Yu Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Cadence Hardenbergh Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
Matt Au Chief Technology Officer
Cathy Cathy Financial Controller
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SideChef Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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SideChef Investors (10)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Electrolux Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Innolead Investment Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
KZone Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
LG Electronics Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Lukas Andre Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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SideChef FAQs

  • When was SideChef founded?

    SideChef was founded in 2013.

  • Who is the founder of SideChef?

    Kevin Yu and Cadence Hardenbergh are the founders of SideChef.

  • Who is the CEO of SideChef?

    Kevin Yu is the CEO of SideChef.

  • Where is SideChef headquartered?

    SideChef is headquartered in San Jose, CA.

  • What is the size of SideChef?

    SideChef has 51 total employees.

  • What industry is SideChef in?

    SideChef’s primary industry is Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure.

  • Is SideChef a private or public company?

    SideChef is a Private company.

  • What is SideChef’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for SideChef is 00000.

  • How much funding has SideChef raised over time?

    SideChef has raised $13.7M.

  • Who are SideChef’s investors?

    Electrolux, Innolead Investment, KZone, LG Electronics, and Lukas Andre are 5 of 10 investors who have invested in SideChef.

  • Who are SideChef’s competitors?

    Epicurious and Foodpairing are competitors of SideChef.

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