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Oceanside Personal Chefs

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  • 28 years in business
  • 73 hires on Thumbtack
  • Dana Point, CA 92629

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We hired Chef Mumsie to provide a special Birthday treat for our Mom. We ask her to prepare two dinners a week and deliver them for a period of two weeks. The food is spectacular! Chef Mumsie's attention to detail, personal touch and caring nature make for an exquisite dinning experience. She even delivered the first dinner herself. Our Mom got a kick out of seeing her in her tall chef hat. We have decided to extend our contract, as our Mom is enjoying having this treat to look forward to. Her only complaint is that the food is so good, she can't stop eating! I would highly recommend Chef Mumsie for your next event or need for a personal chef.

  • 4 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
  • San Diego, CA 92110

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Mr. Betancourth was kind enough to provide Personal Chef services in my home for a VIP dinner for a party of twelve. He was an outstanding Leader in the processes of menu planning, ingredient selection, shopping (while teaching), and cooking. The span of which took a total of eight dedicated hours over a period of one half day. We enjoyed a lovely moon and candlelit dinner in our garden while savoring unique and allergy-conscious delights. While I felt like a total heel asking for a last minute (post-grocery acquisition) menu change to accommodate Vegan guests, Mr. BEtancourth gracefully, and with all the flexibility of a reed in the wind, came up with an added dish from in-house, available groceries; all in less than ninety seconds! I rate the quality of his service as optimal and understand his services are at a competitive price. He only charged for his in person time! Regarding room for improvement, he underestimated the amount of conversation and lingering his elegant meal would create- so we kept him a little late and made slightly unreasonable demands for MORE WINE! I would hope his availability will allow me to select Mr. Betancourth for our next family and/or business event. I recommend him without reservation.

  • 4 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
  • San Diego, CA 92115

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Janneke catered a business dinner for 14 at our home last night. It was creative, beautiful, fresh and absolutely delicious. She is organized, on time, on-task, and left the house cleaner than when she arrived. I loved having a talented and friendly European chef in my kitchen! Janneke brought part of the dinner already prepared and finished other dishes in our kitchen. Our guests devoured her cheesy stuffed jalapeño peppers wrapped in bacon, her guacamole, and homemade salsas with warm tortilla chips. The first course was sea bass and shrimp ceviche in her collection of antique stemmed champagne glasses. The main course was chicken enchiladas in individual casseroles, with a fabulous fresh cut up vegetable salad in crispy little tortilla bowls. And the dessert! Homemade gelato from her friends' award winning gelato shop in Escondido. They created it to go with our menu! With the gelato were grilled pears and homemade caramel sauce. Yum! We are definitely having Janneke cater our next party!!

  • 7 years in business
  • Beverly Hills, CA 90210

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I was lucky enough to try her amazing food at a fabulous Hollywood Party recently and I must say, I was impressed. I worked as a food consultant for the Royal Family of Abu Dhabi (Al Nahyan Palaces) and was able to consult with some of the finest chefs in the world, I do think Denise Caplan is an exquisite chef and I would definitely recommend her to anyone hosting a fabulous event filled with Celebrities and Royal guests. I think she should have her own reality TV show, she was able to do her work and look fabulous at the same time. A woman that didn't let the heat in the kitchen get to her. Now that's Talent! Bravo Chef Denise

  • 5 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
  • Long Beach, CA 90815

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Paul is an innovative and enthusiastic chef who was excited by the challenge of out pescaterian menu for 14. Upon first contact he provided an outstanding 7 course menu which sounded amazing and delicious. He certainly delivered on that promise. Every ingredient was as fresh as possible and his years of experience at Nobu really showed in his style and thoughfulness. I would definitely use his personal chef services again for our next function!

  • 5 years in business
  • Fontana, CA 92336

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With personal chef services custom designed for all of your needs, I will travel to you/or with you and cook at your location. Our initial meeting will establish menus, ground rules and wages. I am extremely flexible and experienced at providing culinary experiences at a variety of locations, from your kitchen in your residence to your vacation home or an outdoor adventure for the weekend. Let me organize all of your meals, so you can focus on having fun! References are available upon request.

  • 18 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
  • Fallbrook, CA 92028

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Cheri's cooking blew my mind. I've been trying out several personal chefs and thought it was going to be difficult to choose until I tasted Cheri's food. WOW! She's a marvel. Every detail about everything she creates is exceptional. She's a farm to table chef - paying great attention to fresh ingredients and hand making as many details as she can. Her food is healthy and creative and she can cook ANYTHING - Thai, French, Italian, Mexican. I'm sooooo happy I found her and am so grateful I get to experience her delicious food. You must experience it yourself.

  • 18 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
  • Calabasas, CA 91302

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We provide beautiful and conscious food. Our chef, Jeffrey Kramer, is a private chef to Top Hollywood Celebrities. We provide full-service top chef catering for weddings, private parties, corporate dinners, and grand events as well as private chef services in your own home. Whether you are looking for a vegan catering menu for your special wedding day, or the perfect cuisine for your next office party, our team comes together to handle the details of any kind of event.

  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
  • Carlsbad, CA 92008

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Kirsten is amazing - I hired her in April 2016 and she has been cooking for my family every week since then (nearly 6 months). There is so many things to love. Her food is delicious and she cooks whatever we want every week - sometimes its vegan, sometimes its paleo, sometimes its traditional, sometimes its international, non-dairy, gluten free - she can do anything and the food is delicious. Usually we request a combination of these and she does a great job with that variety. We request organic, farm to table and she accommodates that. She also keeps the dinners to 300-400 cal/dinner. All the food is individually packaged for portions and labeled for easy reheat for my kids (my husband and I both work and my teenagers are both in sports --- so everyone needs to eat at different times). We agree on the menu a day or two in advance and she comes every Tuesday morning and cooks from 8am-12n while we are all gone. The kitchen is sparkling clean when she leaves (and smells amazing!). Her prices are VERY reasonable for the service. I highly recommend her.

  • 4 years in business
  • Los Angeles, CA 90029

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I am passionate about exploring and creating menus and recipes that are tailored to a client's event. As a chef, I explore all of the local markets and find the highest quality ingredients. In my cooking classes, I create recipes that are done with classic, approachable techniques so students will feel comfortable recreating or altering the dish at home. At events, I communicate frequently and work closely with the host or hostess, so they can have confidence in the success of their event.

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I am a Personal Trainer with over 8 years of experience and with extensive knowledge in rehabilitation, weight loss, corrective exercise, functional fitness, men, women, youth and seniors. I specialize in body transformation and lifestyle change. I have helped dozens of local men and women drop over 200lbs total. I can help you too. I have a B.S. degree in Clinical Nutrition from UC Davis, and I am a Licensed Sports Nutritionist from NASN. I develop individualized meal plans along with supplement recommendation for your goal. Healthy is for life! I am a personal chef, who can help reinvent your kitchen for tasty, healthy food. Pricing for personal training and nutrition are sold seperately.

  • 18 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
  • Laguna Hills, CA 92653

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We are a full-service catering and event planning company. We have chefs for hire for private dinners, small events and huge events. Corporate breakfasts, boxed lunches, intimate gathering to grand formal affairs, Mark's Catering provides a complete catering service. Mark's Catering also provides a full range of event planning services, rentals, and more. Speciality diet menues are also available.

  • 8 years in business
  • San Marcos, CA 92079

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Jenos Catering is a family-owned, professional catering company servicing San Diego County. We are dedicated to providing you with delicious cuisine, custom menus, beautiful presentation and outstanding service. We offer personal chef and catering services to meet the needs you have, big or small. Whether you are interested in casual buffet-style, or formal sit-down experience, our exceptional culinary assortment and unsurpassed commitment to excellence is truly what sets us apart from any other catering company.

  • Vista, CA 92083

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Ritz Carlton trained chef. Neat, clean, experienced, honest. In-home services with artistic flair or simple family BBQ.

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
  • Oceanside, CA 92056

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I am a personal chef trained in many cuisines around the world and use natural cooking methods and seasoning, as well as infusion techniques and flavor. I cook everything, from sushi to award-winning burgers. It can be simple or five-star quality. I can do lessons or cater a party. I have worked in the industry for over 11 years, and I am none for flavor and more flavor. I can do almost anything in and around food, including baking a cake. Just don’t ask me to decorate it.

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Since the spring of 1989, when Patricio Esquivel was launched in Madrid Spain by founder, owner and chef Patricio Esquivel, the company has grown into a full-service shop, providing a full range of services from small events like intimate dinners at your home (personal chef service) to large events using our state-of-the-art kitchen, with operations in San Diego, CA, Madrid and Mexico City and employs a full-time staff of more than 35 personnel. Patricio Esquivel offers logistical support, imaginative catering menus, and original cutting-edge event production and planning, as the result of over twenty years of experience in the catering services, culinary arts and productions. An event planning and catering company committed to exquisite culinary presentation, Patricio Esquivel combines extensive catering experience and superior quality to provide you with a most memorable and wonderful event. Our careful attention to every detail makes you enjoy being a guest at your own celebration or party. We offer the following: * Food Since 1989, Patricio Esquivel has been characterized by having maintained a rigorous search to make a personal style, inward-looking of international kitchens, from vanguard techniques to local ingredients, an exercise of reinterpretation from the cooking land that tries to develop a bridge between the contemporary and the traditional. From our view, one of the best forms to spread any kitchen's huge gastronomical legacy is to approach it from the current cooking technical outposts to harness its new virtues more and to find the possibilities and meaning. By all means, this implies the exclusive use of the highest quality ingredients. * Quality Our quality norms are very rigorous. Everything is produced specifically for your event, so as to be absolutely sure of all the ingredients' freshness. Everything which is used to prepare the menu selections are made to order on the day of the event. * Catering We cater from intimate, private dinners to grand events. Our team of coordinators and specialized chefs will meet with you to personalize your menu and provide various options, taking into consideration your preferences and theme to execute an event which is successful. At Patricio Esquivel, we are proud of addressing the most minimum details and providing the highest level of professional attention. * Event Coordination and Production We will ensure that the only thing you will be concerned about is getting to your celebration on time. When the time comes, everything you have imagined will come to life. Your dreams will become alive with the experience and support of our team who will commit all their effort to transform your special day into reality. Design, equipment, theme creation, etiquette, vendor coordination, logistics, flower design, on-site coordination and creations will all be directly handled by our experienced staff, and if any issues arise, rest assured, our production and operations team will address it and maintain the seamless event. * Cooking Seminars For those enthusiastic about the art of good eating, Patricio Esquivel offers a place for learning. Through directed tastings, courses and seminars, we promote the gastronomical culture. Our seminars and classes are hands-on and entertaining. In order to get better results and increasing the interaction between the student and the instructor, our groups are limited to 12 people.

  • 4 years in business
  • Sierra Madre, CA 91025

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We are offering private chef services in the comfort of your home. At MadChefKitchen, we are passionate about cooking using healthy ingredients with lots of flavor and texture. Our team of rising new chefs have been selected for their commitment to customer experience, following global trends and constantly creating new dishes. Not only can our team create your special menu, each chef has fine dining experience to offer a world class restaurant experience in your home.

  • Oceanside, CA 92056

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We specialize in balloon animals and face painting, but that's just the start! Our girls go out of their way to make sure everyone at your party will have a great time! We have options like tea parties, art projects, and photo shoots, just to name a few! We also have a personal chef who will gladly write you a custom menu, whether it's a whole meal or just an extra-special dessert! So if you're having a party, let us know how we can help!

  • Carlsbad, CA 92009

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Welcome and thank you for visiting The Guest Gourmet! The Guest Gourmet takes all the worry of preparing your nightly meals out of your hands. We offer a vast menu featuring simply gourmet, fresh, from scratch meals without the high cost and stress of dining out. No longer will you need to sacrifice taste, quality, or nutrition from your meals for frozen foods or take out. Now, you can have restaurant quality meals, in the comfort of your own home, prepared by a professional personal chef. Our meal plans will cost you less than the average restaurant meal.  We customize menus to best suit your specific taste and dietary needs. Just one food consultation is all that is needed! Your day is now a little easier. All you have to do is open your fridge. Your meals are freshly prepared for you in the safety and convenience of your own home. The Guest Gourmet is currently offering many services to accommodate your lifestyle. Our chef services include, but are not limited to: fresh weekly meal placement, catered personal dinners,in home cooking demos, and our complete grocery service! Please check out our blog. Join the Gourmet club and be our guest, in your home!

  • Encinitas, CA 92024

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I have about 7 years' culinary background. I love BBQ and also have a thing for Latin and fine dining. The one big difference between me and the others is I have no hourly rate. I work around you, and that's what is most important. So, give me call. You won't be disappointed.

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“Need a Caterer for a Wedding on May 3, 2014”

Riverside, CA

Interested in the following cuisine
American, Italian
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Looking for a cater. There will be 300 guests. Wanting a southern style dinner.
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