- Several can be found in Castle Dour.
- One is worn by Anton Virane.
- One is worn by Bendt.
- One is worn by Gianna.
- One is worn by Knjakr.
- One can be found in the basement of the Bards College, on a shelf in a bedroom off the kitchen.
- Sold in Radiant Raiment.
- Chef's Hat can be enchanted using an Arcane Enchanter and Soul gems.
- The Dragonborn requires a Chef's Hat while impersonating The Gourmet at Castle Dour in the Dark Brotherhood quest "To Kill an Empire." Wearing it allows the Dragonborn to poison the Emperor's stew with Jarrin Root. For this task, the hat is found in the eastern side of the kitchen in Castle Dour.