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San Rafael Pastry Chefs

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  • 7 years in business
  • 35 hires on Thumbtack
Dan P.
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Stephanie did a wonderful job with a special order cake. She was prompt, professional - and makes a wonderful dessert. I would hire her again in a second. You should, too.

  • 10 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Taylor S.
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Well as you can tell by all the reviews below - Don and Stacy are amazing. We initially set out to hire a caterer to just do appetizers for our wedding at Triple S Ranch in November. We were serving Paella for our main course but did not have anything to serve during cocktail hour. We went for a tasting at their kitchen and were blown away by the food. Don makes his own buratta... it is SO good. THEN when we realized we were also going to need to hire staff to bus tables etc. Stacy and Don came to the rescue again. They and their staff stayed for the entire event even though they only catered the cocktail hour. We also ended up hiring them to do Pizza at our rehearsal dinner and to cater our farewell brunch. All three meals were amazing - people are still talking about the food and how wonderful Stacy and Don were.

Chef Auri's Suga Dotz
5.0
from 16 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Jonathan G.
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Best service! Had great understanding with chef, the cake came out outstanding! Baker goes above and beyond to fulfill any order! Order Now, you won't be sorry!

Beach Bum Sweets
4.8
from 13 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Xin L.
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This is my first time working with Gaby. I was taking a risk as the cake I ordered was for a dinner party for 12 adult, half of whom are amazing home chefs and two are professionally trained chefs. A friend got a job at Google and so, to surprise him, I ordered this cake (pics) for the party. Gaby was easy AND pleasant to communicate with. She made me a coconut pineapple flavored cake with rainbow layered inside to match the google colors. The crowd, 12 adults and 11 kids went crazy with how beautiful the cake was. Lots and lots of photos later, we finally got to taste it and suddenly the room got quiet. everyone kept shaking their heads with their eyes closed. The cake was so delicious, there was no sound for like 30 seconds. Gaby, I will be hiring you again and again. My friends asked for your contact info. Thank you for such an amazing cake that more than pleased my chef friends and the kids!

JC Pastries
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Heidy H.
Verified review

I had a terrific experience with JC. Everything from communication to the delivered treats was perfect. The cookies were absolutely delicious, especially the gluten-free ones (I know, right?) I am happy to have found my go-to pastry chef in SF :)

Philacater
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
Leslie P.
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Jessica has been to my home one time so far to work with my 14 yr old daughter on various baking & cooking skills. My daughter loves her! She is not only knowledgeable but also can teach & engage in a manner that is age appropriate. We cannot wait for the next lesson!

Just Jacquie
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Carson C.
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Jacquie was everything I could have asked for in a home chef: super organized and efficient in the kitchen, creative, talented, fun to work with, and respectful of our space and time. The food was delicious! I would hire her again and/or recommend her to a friend in a heartbeat.

Chef Alejandra
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Robert M.
Verified review

Chef Alejandra recently catered a wine tasting for 40 people for us in SF. Under less than ideal conditions (crowded room, minimal equipment and high guest expectations) she delivered wave after wave of delicious and perfectly paired food. She was a pleasure to deal with from start to finish, and I would recommend her and her team without hesitation. Excellent value!

Sweet Citrus, Etc.
4.8
from 5 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Mineko I.
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Chef Faye just helped cater my non-profit's annual fundraiser. She did an amazing job making it family friendly and delicious. From the beginning she was helpful and accommodating to our organizations needs and as we were all new to hiring caterers she was gracious in asking the right questions and was just on top of everything. It took a few months for us to plan out all the logistics, but she was patient and so helpful! I would definitely recommend Chef Faye for any of your future parities!

Sweet House Temptation
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Sagnik G.
Verified review

Michelle was AMAZING. Really fast responses, good price, punctual, very nice in person. And of course, amazing pastries! Her style is not too sweet - she uses just enough sugar to compliment the other flavors in her cupcakes and cookies. I would highly, highly recommend.

Rutherford's Kitchen
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Sarah R.
Verified review

Chef John was great. He came for my daughter's 10th birthday and showed 6 girls how to make and decorate cake pops. He brought all the ingredients making it super easy for me and two hours of fun for the girls. He was friendly and fun, really a great hire. Thanks Chef John!

Cooking With Chef Jenni LLC
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 4 years in business
Brenda H.
Verified review

Chef Jenni is a joy to play with in any kitchen. Her creativity with recipes, patience with students and knowledge of culinary short cuts, techniques and history makes any time spent with her well worth it. Time in the kitchen should be fun and Chef Jenni makes it so FUN !

Chef Chelsea Ozuna
5.0
from 1 review
    Angela G.
    Verified review

    I hired Chelsea to bake cupcakes and set up for a baby shower I was hosting. Chelsea helped me select the flavor combo for the cupcakes and they turned out delicious! She was on time delivering them and did a fantastic job carrying out my vision for the set up of the shower. She even did the floral arrangements. I strongly recommend Chelsea for catering or events. She's professional, punctual and personable. I plan on hiring her again for my future events.

    About

    I am an award-winning executive chef/baker providing the best in home or office service of food and dining.

    About

    I'm very creative & precise about what I do I'm all about the customer & pleasing them & making them happy it's nothing like satisfaction in a person & teaching them something new

    • 8 years in business
    About

    I started my career in food styling and R&D as a test kitchen intern with the Los Angeles Times. Shortly thereafter, I began doing catering, specialty cakes, and became a personal chef for very exclusive clients. I provide personal chef and catering services that offers "Luxury Comfort Food" that is both sweet and savory.

    About

    We can bake your pastry on short notice.

    About

    We offer vegan friendly, breakfast with a twist, soul food, pastries and much more. We cater to low-income families and deliver organic food alongside nutrition facts/agriculture and fresh herbs from the garden!

    About

    I prepare meals for any age and any type daily, weekly, monthly or for a party for any occasion. Please notify me 1 week in advance due to my busy schedule -- either by phone or e-mail only. Thank you.

    • 4 years in business
    About

    I cook and bake well, and I also make beverages. I try to make my customers happy, so they are able to eat and drink well.

    About

    I have over 22 years of culinary experience in the beautiful Wine Country in addition to being a pastry chef for five years at the Greystone Restaurant in Saint Helena, CA.

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    Need a Personal Chef (One Time)

    San Rafael, CA

    • Event type
      Office event
    • Meals needed
      Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    • Interested in the following cuisine
      Italian, Mexican / Latin
    • Courses / Dishes
      (Intentionally left blank)
    • Will the chef provide alcohol?
      No, the chef does not need to provide alcohol
    • Dietary restrictions, allergies, and preferences
      Nut / Allergen-free, Other (A couple people are vegan)
    • Head count
      More than 20 (please indicate) (30)
    • Budget per head
      $30-$40
    • Details
      Hello, I work with Ghilotti Brothers, our office is located in San Rafael CA. We are trying to put together a class to show our employees how to make/cook easy, simple and healthy meals. We are looking for someone who can give us information about the food we need to be healthy, which ones are better to eat if we are going to be sitting down for 8 hours and which ones to eat if we are going to be active out on the field. We will need someone to come and give us a short class/workshop and perform a couple simple recipes in front of the class. Please let me know if this is possible and how much you charge for these services. We need your services some time in March. Thank you.
    • $1000
      Average price

    Need personal chef services

    San Rafael, CA

    • Meals needed
      Dinner
    • Interested in the following cuisine
      Italian, BBQ (eg: pulled pork, Southern comfort), Mediterranean, Other (gluten free, no carbs other than potatoes)
    • Will the chef provide alcohol?
      No, the chef does not need to provide alcohol
    • Budget per head
    • Details
      organic, grassfed please. chef who loves to cook and has a zest for life.
    • $230
      Average price

    Need personal chef services

    San Rafael, CA

    • Meals needed
      Dinner, Dessert, Appetizers
    • Interested in the following cuisine
      Italian, Mexican / Latin, Mediterranean
    • Will the chef provide alcohol?
      No, the chef does not need to provide alcohol
    • Budget per head
    • Details
      Nice home, fairly well equipped kitchen with large adjacent dining area.
    • $1333.33
      Average price
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