Earn money doing what you love
Sign up to be your own boss and cook whenever you want.
What is Flavour Street?
Flavour Street connects talented cooks with local customers.
We believe in providing the cooks in our community — individuals who have always dreamt of building their own food business — the opportunity to make a meaningful income by doing what they love (and following their passion)!
We also believe that every person should have access to a wholesome, homemade meal at an affordable price. Building a community devoted to economic empowerment and cultural inclusivity — that’s why we started Flavour Street.
How to sell on Flavour Street?
1. Meet our requirements
Sign up and we will contact you to make sure we are the right fit. Food hygiene and Taste are key!2. Choose when, what and how much you cook
Fit cooking around your schedule and share your story with customers. We help every step of the way. 3. Create your menu
Showcase your best dishes. We will help you with photography and to create a menu that stands out!
4. Serve your community!
Receive orders, prepare your food, and let us handle the rest.
Why become a Flavour Street cook?
Your own virtual restaurant
Realise your dreams of owning your own restaurant, you’re in control.
Cook around your schedule
Own your time. You choose when to cook and we give you back you time by taking care of admin, payments, delivery and much more.
Build a stress-free income
It is free to start selling your food. We help bring customers to you!
Frequently Asked Questions
The number one requirement is to cook tasty authentic home-made food! Beyond this, we require our cooks to be registered with their Local Authority so your kitchen can be inspected and given a hygiene rating. You should also have passed the Level 2 Certificate in Food Safety and Hygiene. If you have not, email us and we can provide the training!
Great news, it is free to join us as a cook! We only take a commission on what you sell. We provide the most value as a full serviced platform – guaranteed!
Although insurance is not legally required, as your business grows we recommend you get Insurance to protect yourself and your customers. You never know what accidents could happen so better to not worry and get insured. We can help with insurance, send us an email and we can guide you through the process.
You do not need to register as a company on companies house to join as a cook. It is up to you how you want to run your business e.g. you could operate as a Sole Trader and register with HMRC and complete an annual self-assessment tax return. We recommend looking into your specific situation with an accountant.
You decide what you cook and when you cook. When you add a new listing (meal) for sale, you get to choose the times you are available. We want to make it enjoyable for you, around your schedule.
The power is in your hands – whatever works for you and the food you cook. You can decide to delivery to customers and can charge extra for this in the listing or customers can collect from your home.
If you want us to deliver the food we can do that too!
Once you are registered and signed in – go to your profile dropdown at the top of the page and select ‘ Get Paid’. Here just add the account details you want to get paid into. Once the happy customer receives their food we will send the payment directly to the account you added.
When you are up and running we will send you Flavour Street tissues and stickers you include with your orders. Use the stickers to identify the allergens present in each dish and add a friendly hand-written message for the customer to read. The tissues are just a nice gesture from us 🙂
We want you to grow and enjoy building your cooking skills. So keep an eye out on our blog and your emails for our regular content. We will be asking the experts to train you on various subjects such as how to improve food photography, how small touches make a big difference, and how to prepare food like an expert chef.