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Red Plaid #SMART Chef Coat

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Qty 1-10 11+
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product details

A unique plaid design featuring secure Velcro and loop storage pockets sized for popular mobile devices. Rubber headphone ports prevent tangled wires, while a zipper sleeve pocket provides additional utility.

  • Poly/cotton
  • Wrinkle and soil-resistant fabric
  • Loop and Velcro chest pocket (phone)
  • Rubber headphone ports: chest pocket, upper back
  • Zipper sleeve pocket with attached two-section pocket
  • Short sleeves
  • Unisex


Vintage style with modern designs makes this coat perfect for today’s chef

You look awesome in plaid. Now imagine if you had a plaid coat that gave you features that make your job easier. We created the #SMART Chef Coat with features you’ll love having when you’re hard at work in the kitchen.


Short Sleeves

Keep your arms cool and give your team a comfortable look with these sleeves kept shorter.


Loop and Velcro Chest Pocket

When you want to have your phone at the ready but it’s uncomfortable in your pants pocket, get #SMART. This pocket is perfect for your phone or other item you want secured.

Zipper Sleeve Pocket with Attached Two-Section Pocket

Keep your finest tools right by your side. These pockets are perfect for holding your pens, thermometers and more while the zipper-sleeve keeps your phone protected.

Rubber Headphone Ports: Chest Pocket, Upper Back

When you’re heading to or from work, this coat allows you to run your earbud headphones through your shirt and up out of your back collar tangle-free.

Wrinkle & Soil Resistant

This coat holds its form even as you reach for pans, bend for pots and plate your dish. And if you spill sauce or oil on you (which obviously never happens), the stain is easier to remove.

Customer Reviews

4.7 / 5
Based on 20 reviews: 94% customers recommend this item.
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We want more
Mar 15, 2017
"We want more plaid colors!"
Aug 18, 2015
"I've been buying chef jackets for 21 years... This is by far my favorite. I love the comfort, quality, it's cool as far as temperature, and style is great!!! Love this!! I'm an executive chef, and 2 of my team bought the same jacket."
Jeremy, verified buyer
No More Vanilla!
Apr 27, 2017
"Finally! A pattern! Not just vanilla. Let's face it folks - we are all artistic, so why are the majority of our uniforms so vanilla?
Spice in life, spice in our food, and now, spice in our uniforms!!!
The fit seemed to be just a tad smaller than other jackets the same size. Fabric cleans easily.
Julie, verified buyer
More colors!
May 02, 2017
"When are you coming out with more colors? "
Great disguise
Apr 11, 2017
"This is one fun chef coat. Looks like a regular shirt until you get close and then it is double-take time. Was great to wear to all staff meeting! Great weight for the kitchen also."
Ian, verified buyer
Love it
Mar 24, 2017
"It fits great and i love the material. Cant wait for other colors"
Jesse, verified buyer
Pretty dope
Jun 06, 2017
"This jacket is fresh and bold. It wears very comfortably and is quite breathable. I'll be purchasing more!"
Chefrj, verified buyer
Great and also great
Jun 06, 2017
"Happy chef plaid smart jackets by far the favorite so far. It's a great jacket at a great price and we are so pleased with the way we stand out from the rest. Great presentation it makes food taste better...Maybe, it's an awesome chef jacket."
Paul, verified buyer
Loving this jacket
May 17, 2017
"By far my favorite jacket form HCU"
Jesse, verified buyer
very very nice
Mar 14, 2017
Casanova, verified buyer
Aug 24, 2015
"Love the blend of colors"
Kaye, verified buyer
Aug 03, 2015
"Wanted to put my guys in something different, bought them all plaid jackets. Guest told us that we looked like the Burberry Chefs. I think that's a good thing."
, verified buyer
Jun 09, 2017
"I really like this coat. It's comfortable to wear. I would buy more if you had other color options!"
Goblue, verified buyer
Jan 19, 2015
"looks great, fits great, could not be any happier (no pun intended) THANK YOU HAPPY CHEF!"
Donald, verified buyer
Jul 21, 2017
"This is very nice and comfortable I would buy other if they had different colors...the only thing that I don't like about this shirt is that the zipper on the sleeve is very hard to zip up.it zips down but very hard to go up thou..I give it a 8/10 overall"
Matt, verified buyer
Popular with clients
Jul 20, 2017
"Our business requires that we work both behind and in front of house. Our customers like the look of our jacket, and the crew likes the comfort and light weight."
John, verified buyer
Sweet looking coat
Apr 11, 2017
"This coat is awesome. Looks super cool. Is comfortable material but the neck is wicked right. "
Sebastian , verified buyer
Apr 11, 2017
"The neck opening is a little tight. "
Josh, verified buyer
Feb 20, 2015
"Great quality--Fast service--Thank You"
Karen, verified buyer
Jan 15, 2015
"Love your product! But the shipping sometimes takes a little longer than I like."
Ian, verified buyer