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New London Personal Chefs

Browse these personal chefs with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in New London.

  • 17 years in business
  • 82 hires on Thumbtack
Sue E.
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We recently enjoyed an exquisite in-home dinner prepared by Chef Colin Shea. Chef Shea arrived promptly and began preparing a meal for six. Our couples group chose a meal based on menu choices Chef Shea had given us in advance. From the fresh tomato basil bisque to the creme brûlée everything was amazing. Each course was beautifully presented and delicious. We had plenty of time between courses to savor each bite. Chef Shea spent a moment prior to each course sharing his culinary techniques. We all agreed that having personal chef Colin Shea cook a meal for us at home was an enjoyable way to spend a winter evening with friends. We highly recommend Chef Shea. Great food, great wine, great dinner with friends!

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Cameron Culinary Concepts
4.9
from 37 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 43 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Aleks M.
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We had the pleasure of hiring Cameron Daly for our engagement party back on March 21, 2015. From the first email to execution Cameron and his wife Christine were amazing!! They both take such a personal interest in ensuring our party was an event our guest and ourselves never forgot with their amazing culinary items! We chose Cameron due to his willingness to sit down and let us know more about him and his wife Christine and always answered every email or picked up the phone right away with all our questions. We had 50 friends and family at a private home and they executed the food and service like we were in a 5 star restaurant. They came with everything you would need in order to ensure your home was never disturbed and when they did need the kitchen they left it cleaner then it was before they got there. We even utilized the service of their bartender Nigel who happens to also be there son and he was a fan amongst all our guests! We would highly suggest Cameron Daly for any party and will be hoping to use him again down the road for other parties we will have. Please feel free to contact us for references and we will be glad to recommend Cameron!!

East End Chef du Jour
5.0
from 8 reviews
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Deborah S.
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We couldn't have asked for a better party--the bride to be was overwhelmed with the food and effort that Kim, our chef, provided. From start to finish Kim offered excellent menu suggestions, and planned to whole party for us. The appetizers, entree and desserts were par excellence!! The food presentation was beautiful. She even typed up the menu, which we placed at each setting. The appetizers were placed on platters with fresh flowers that matched the color of the bridal party. Our party of 24 had more than enough food, with each bite better the the last. We started off with a shrimp on a homemade wonton with green goddess dressing, Homemade hummus and guac with chips/crackers, then some meatball sliders ( the bride's fav!) and a beautiful crudite. The main course offered both chicken and steak Indonesian style with delicious sides. Kim even made a delicious carrot cake sundae for the bride to be, knowing that carrot cake was her favorite. The whole even was perfect and elegant from start to finish....we couldn't have asked for anything more. Chef Kim is wonderful!!! Thanks Kim for a fantastic night!!!

Angelo's Market & Catering
5.0
from 8 reviews
  • 58 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Corey C.
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What a great job by Joe and his catering team at Angelo's Market & catering. The food was out of this world and the presentation was as if I was on a Iron Chef episode. It could not have gone any better and I definitely am going to be using Joe again. Thanks again. Robert S.

  • 10 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Colin S.
Verified review

Nina is a very fine server. She arrived on time, was cordial to both my clients and to me. She anticipated things without me having to ask and she followed through. Both my clients and I are very pleased the way the dinner went. Thank you, Chef Colin Shea.

Chef Arthur Towles
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Linda L.
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I hired Chef Art for a 50th surprise birthday party for my husband and I never regret making the choice. Ive had a bad experience with catering services before and was secptic of hiring another service, but the Food was amazing along with is hospitable staff and is light sense of humor for the first phone call I knew id made the right chioce, I hired him for all my events since and he never fails!!!

Amelia Lord
5.0
from 3 reviews
    Jessica J.
    Verified review

    Amelia is an extraordinarily talented chef and teacher. Her workshops are engaging, practical and fun. I’m still trying to figure out if there’s anything she cannot make delicious... She’s like a magical kitchen witch, who can take any ingredients and transform them into decadent nourishment for the body and soul.

    CT Personal Chefs
    5.0
    from 3 reviews
    • 7 years in business
    Karla C.
    Verified review

    Karla took care of us in planning our menu within our budget for a large birthday party that we were planning. Both Jamie and Karla were present the day of and prepared some of the most delicious food I think I've ever had in my life. Jamie is also wildly knowledgable and willing to share a wealth of culinary information with you if you just ask. Had a great time and can't wait to hire them back again.

    Rosa Ross
    5.0
    from 2 reviews
    • 38 years in business
    Jill K.
    Verified review

    Chef Rosa Ross is absolutely terrific. Chef will use her vast experience and for sure you will benefit. I’m a professional food stylist and certainly Rosa taught me many things that have contributed to my success. If you are looking for a real professional chef with chef instructor experience than you can’t go wrong. Chef Rosa Ross is also a published cookbook author.

    Chef Tuinei
    5.0
    from 1 review
    • 2 years in business
    Jennifer L.
    Verified review

    I have attended many wine dinners that Chef Tuinei has done. They were all excellent. Looking forward to the next one.

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    I will create your "dream" food, and I'll make sure it's actually "healthy" too! I have prepared food for guests as a professor's assistant, and no one has said anything but, "Where did you learn how to do this?" I tell them that I was born that way.

    • 26 years in business
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    herbs leave their fragrence on the hands thaat nurture them

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    I'm a dinner party chef specializing in gluten free, vegetarian, and vegan cuisine. You approve the menu, I shop, cook, serve, and clean while you sit back and enjoy your guests.

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    I am a Johnson & Wales Culinary Graduate. I am very passionate about food. I have been a chef for 30 years now. I have created many menus, and I can cook anything you desire. I can come cook at your house, or I can bring the food to you. If you have an event, I can handle the food. So, please contact me for any needs, big or small. I am very reasonable, and I always deliver high-quality food.

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    We offer private cooking services. We have many years of high-end restaurant experience, and we cater to private individuals to deliver the best you are looking for. Whether you would like casual or exclusive types of food for your occasion, we will work closely with you to create the experience that you are looking to achieve.

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    We provide full-service catering to backyard barbeques, to corporate dining, to gourmet dinners for two. We will cater to your every whim!

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    After a very long career I can truley say....I still am passionate. I can't imagine doing anything else.

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    I love to cook a great meal for all occasions, from seafood, beef, pasta, lamb and all styles of cooking.

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    Karla is a graduate of the prestigious Cambridge School of Culinary Arts in Cambridge, MA and has experience cooking numerous types of cuisine. Her passion for food and the Culinary Arts is evident in everything that she does. Karla has over a decades worth of experience cooking in restaurant, catering, and private kitchens. Her friendly, hands on approach allows you to become comfortable in your own kitchen and with your own cooking skills. Personally she has cooked for for many notable celebrities including Sheryl Crow and Multi-Grammy Award Winner Terrance Simien and The Zydeco Experience. Karla also holds a certificate in Nutrition which allows her to take into consideration any dietary needs. Currently she works with clients and students in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, And New York. In 2011 Karla co-founded KMKCreatives a personal chef service company but has since found her passion in teaching others how to be successful and confident in their own kitchens. Whether you are looking for on-going private lessons or wish to have a "Cooking Party," Karla can serve you up a memorable experience.

    • 13 years in business
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    I am a chef who has been in the restaurant and catering business all my life. I work hard at creating menus for clients which are personalized. I shop at the best farm stands and use as much local product as possible. I have received 3 stars by the NY times many times and worked in some of Manhattans best restaurants.

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    I provide services for wedding cakes, private catering, in-home parties, and a private chef for that weekend party in the Hamptons. I will travel up to 50 miles west!

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