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Bradenton Meal Preparers

Browse these meal preparation services with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Bradenton.

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The Island Chef
4.9
from 71 reviews
  • 30 years in business
  • 116 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Laura T.
Verified review

Everything from the planning and communication to the meal preparation and delivery was excellent. The food variety, quality and presentation was outstanding. The staff was amazing, they went out of their way to make sure our wedding dinner rehearsal party was going well.

On The Go Gourmet
4.7
from 67 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 141 hires on Thumbtack
Al E.
Verified review

Vivian has a true passion for preparing meals..She does not have one culture focus, but is versed in many. And although an "Artist" in every way, she loves working closely with us. She had done enough "Prep" work, to make the process in our Kitchen go very smoothly. Meal served on time, right temperature, and a blending of the outstanding flavours made it very memorable. Can't wait for the next presentation. Also, Just "down to Earth"..A real person!.

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Chef Cheryl
5.0
from 42 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 36 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Adam G.
Verified review

Cheryl is the consummate professional. The food is absolutely fantastic, and she makes every effort to ensure that you are getting the meals that you want. We have been using her as a personal chef for the past four months for weekday meals, and every meal has been delicious. She prepared an anniversary dinner for me and my wife, and it was extravagant. Cheryl recently did a dinner party for us as well, and she came in advance, prepped the food for us, and created a beautiful presentation. I can't say enough about her skills and attention to detail/quality - we are just so fortunate to have found her! Please feel free to email me if you would like more detail about her services. gobluemba@gmail.com Adam Gersh and Wende Kozlow

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Epic Events by Booth, Inc.
5.0
from 34 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 58 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Maria Y.
Verified review

Dawn was an absolute joy to cook with and her dishes were phenomenal!!! I hired her as a surprise gift for my husband while we were in Clearwater celebrating our 2nd wedding anniversary. She went above and beyond with the little details, creating a nice centerpiece for our dinner and even creating the cutest printed menu for us! We had the greatest conversations while preparing the meal too. She was so friendly and personable. We had a shrimp cocktail appetizer and surf and turf shrimp and chicken pasta. The meats were so full of favor along with a delicious fresh alfredo pasta. Our dessert was even yummier! I would venture to say that her meal was the best one we had while we were in Clearwater, above even the nicest restaurants we dined at. I highly recommend hiring Dawn for your event and if ever we're there again we'll definately be calling her!

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  • 4 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Juan A.
Verified review

Had the pleasure of having EE cater a couple of business luncheons for me and their performance was amazing! They provided delicious meals that the clients and staff loved. Their Homemade style Italian Lasagna was to die for. I would highly recommend them for any event or office luncheon. You will not be disappointed. This is Not your normal catered meal is far better and personal!

Good Enuf 2 Eat Catering
4.9
from 27 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 41 hires on Thumbtack
Farren N.
Verified review

Kimberly by far is the best chef I have ever had. Her passion for cooking is displayed throughout her meal preparation and her delivery of the final product. I am so pleased with Kimberly's work and I would recommend her to any of my colleagues .

Top Pro
  • 5 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Suzette P.
Verified review

Jenner really impressed us with her cooking. We live internationally and were in the Tampa-bay area for a few weeks this summer while having various friends and family visiting. So I could spend more quality time with them, I hired Jenner to prepare some meals for us each week, as sometimes we had as many as eight people visiting. She was very friendly and professional-always with a smile. She arrived on time and with all the ingredients needed...and my kitchen was always spotless when she left. Jenner worked effortlessly and quietly - but answered any questions we had as she went along. She cooked various types of meals for us over a 3-week period...from an amazing "New Orleans-style shrimp" boil that was to die for, to a finger-licking southern fried catfish, collard greens and macaroni and cheese meal. She also made sure to make some snacks for us to have in between the meals. She catered to our vegetarian requests when necessary. Every week she made us a superb dessert- my favorite was the upside down pineapple cake! But I must add that her guacamole is the best I have ever tasted and I am a Texan! The food she prepared was absolutely delicious and presented beautifully. (She also seems very knowledgeable about the Tampa area and when asked, gave recommendations to a few places-especially a great hair salon I now feel I cannot live without!) Jenner is a sweetheart and obviously very passionate about her work. She did an outstanding job preparing meals for us and surpassed our expectations. I definitely wouldn’t hesitate to hire Jenner again and look forward to working with her the next time we are in town!

Lisi Crane Catering
5.0
from 19 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 34 hires on Thumbtack
Leigh R.
Verified review

Lisi is great! We hired her for a bachelorette party and she prepared 2 appetizers, a salad, entree and dessert for a group of 6. The whole group agreed that her demeanor and cooking were fantastic and certainly the highlight of our weekend! Her personality and customer service were wonderful and the meal she prepared was fresh, healthy and delicious. We would happily hire Lisi again and highly recommend her to future clients!

  • 6 years in business
Greg P.
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Great food , excellent flavors , outstanding presentation and fairly priced. I immensely enjoyed every meal prepared by chef Darren Evans and absolutely recommend him for your catering needs as well. -Greg

Rebecca Findeisen
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Lori V.
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Rebecca was our in-home chef for 8 meals (over 3wks). Those meals were planned and prepared nutritionally based on our dietary concerns (diabetic and cardiac). She is a talented chef who takes pride in her cooking and strives to educate while creating a balanced menu. We enjoyed working with Rebecca and look forward to future meals!!!

Pedro's Services
4.7
from 7 reviews
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
Gabriella A.
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Pedro and his partner did a great job at our thanksgiving dinner for 30. They served drinks and picked up plates.

  • 5 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Sarah S.
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Chef Gordon is an amazing chef! He prepared an outstanding meal for our group of 6 adults. It was such a pleasures have him cook for us! Made our trip extra special!

Super Fresh Chefs
4.8
from 5 reviews
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Amy F.
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Alexandra prepared a meal for 8 friends and I at a rental property on Siesta Key. She did a grat job making suggestions for the meal and we settled on hummus and smoked mullet appetizers, shrimp boil and grilled veggies for our main course and the most delicious key lime tartlets for dessert. The food was excellent and she did a beautiful job setting the stage with butcher paper and candles for the shrimp boil. She also made two simply syrups to use as cocktail mixers. The blackberry was a big hit. The only thing I would do different for next time is to equestrian another appetizer as it did take a bit to get all of the food prepare and we were all very hungry. It was definite worth the weight!

Nancy Gordon Fine Catering
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 29 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Karin S.
Verified review

Nancy's cooking is amazing. She is creative and will adjust recipes to suit your dietary needs. She prepared meals for my family during a time we were too busy to shop and cook, and there was such variety and freshness, it was hard to go back to reality! She is fun to work with on menus, and the perfect solution to your entertaining needs, too. No party without Nancy Gordon Fine Catering! We were sorry to see her move to Florida, but happy to know she will be back in the biz down there. The best!!

Chef Jean-Christophe, LLC
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Gwen W.
Verified review

The private cooking class was a Father's Day gift for my husband who let me say "can't cook". Chef Christophe was very responsive and listen to what type of experience I was looking to give my husband and Chef Christophe DELIVERED!!!!! He made my husband feel very comfortable and a very positive experience. My husband is now looking forward to possibly learning and cooking more. And the added plus is Chef Christophe help him to prepare and cook us a delicious meal. Thank you Chef Christophe! We look forward to our next cooking encounter with you.

Healthy Chef 4 You
5.0
from 1 review
    Jill B.
    Verified review

    Shara is a great listener, a fabulous coach and a wonderful cook. She helped me lose weight, learn to cook simple healthy meals and develop new healthy habits to keep feeling well. Thank you, thank you!

    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    About

    We offer Chef driven, Keto - centric meal preparation services in the Tampa Bay Area The Keto diet is one of low sugar and carbs, with moderate to high protein and fat, which when followed properly puts your body into a state of KETOSIS, where your metabolism changes from carb burning to fat burning Typically 2 meals offered per 5 day work week (Lunch + Dinner) Meals Change weekly based on market seasonality Orders taken Friday night, food delivered Sunday evening for your week Please feel free to reach out! Cheers

    Kaitlynd Zimmer
    5.0
    from 1 review
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    Dominique M.
    Verified review

    Kaitlynd has been great to work with! After providing a menu the prior week from which we pick and choose our meals, she cooks and drops off a weeks worth of dinner meals each Monday. She is very attuned to our needs as a family, and has been careful about accounting for allergies and food preferences; she has been accommodating us with a Mediterranean diet. Everything she makes is not only nutritious and healthy, but delicious as well. I have been so impressed with her work ethic and attention to detail, as well as her incredible ability as a chef.

    Meals In Motion

    New To Thumbtack

      About

      We will prepare food in your location or ours, setup of buffet-style meals and desserts. Serving and cleanup are negotiable. We are reliable and friendly. We cater to the needs of our clients.

      Meals 4 U

      New To Thumbtack

        About

        I am an offshore chef and currently prepare meals for up to thirty people. I am an excellent baker and can execute any type of entrees/full meals. I am originally from Louisiana.

        • 4 years in business
        About

        I am a fully licensed bartender, prep chef and catering event planner. I gained my experience working in the New York City lounges and concert clubs and here in Florida, at weddings and varied events. I have managed retail and private catering companies and have been involved with all facets of kitchen prep work. I have extensive customer service ability and problem-solving skills. Since I understand the nuances of preparation, I have an affinity for matching great things together. I have a degree in marketing and fine arts and a strong work ethic.

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