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Dayton Chefs

Browse these chefs with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Dayton.

  • 6 years in business
  • 159 hires on Thumbtack
Bob F.
Verified review

Chef Dominick Harney was great to work with! After posting our needs on Thumbtack late on a Friday afternoon, he was the first caterer to contact me. We had a good conversation and after discussing Chef Dominick's ideas with my counterpart, we decided to hire him for our event. The event was for an Architectural & Design Firm in Downtown Cincinnati. Chef Dominick arrived on time and did everything he said he would do. He also called the next day to follow up which was very impressive. I'd recommend Kitchen on Wheels and will definitely contact Chef Dominick for future events!

Prestige Catering
4.6
from 91 reviews
  • 20 years in business
  • 134 hires on Thumbtack
Kate M.
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Rick is the nicest, sweetest guy - not to mention an amazing chef! We hired him for our wedding and are very impressed with his work! EASY TO REACH: He is the ONLY caterer that you can easily get a hold of with his wonderful assistant and so flexible with our tight budget. FLEXIBLE TO BUDGET: I work at a non-profit so I was really nervous when we started throwing around the idea of catering the food. He was able to be creative to find a solution that fit our budget for our special day. AMAZING FOOD: We set up a tasting to sample his food and it was delicious! He was so generous and sent us home with the leftovers! CLEAN KITCHEN: Rick took us on a tour of his kitchen and showed us his health inspection. It was perfect! KIND HEART: From the moment we met Rick he just had something about him that makes you trust him. As we spoke with him we learned he is a man of many trades with his amazing cuisine, woodworking, and not to mention how he works with a program to train job skills to Developmentally Disabled population. He is just an all around great guy and wonderful chef!

Nibbles Catering
4.8
from 39 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 68 hires on Thumbtack
Cheryl S.
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Maria is a top-notch personal chef! This was our first event using her and we were so impressed! We definitely will be back with our next event! Yummy food & fabulous personal service! Cheryl

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The Happy Chefs LLC
4.7
from 35 reviews
  • 34 years in business
  • 62 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Gayle M.
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I couldn't be more pleased with The Happy Chefs! Under the direction of Jay Woosley, the Assistant Chefs were friendly, professional and hard working. They served great food with a smile. This group was courteous and the presentation of the food was gorgeous, it tasted as good as it looked. The menu we discussed was maintained and created to perfection. The clean up they provided also after their services was beyond my expectations. Jay's prices were reasonable and worked within the budget for my event. I would recommend this personal chef and his staff without hesitation. Thank you Happy Chefs!

Spinning Platters LLC
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Brett S.
Verified review

Chef Marco is a true professional and a delight to work with. He knows food and presentation. Servers and bar staff love to work with him as do I. Can't wait to have him in my home again!

Horchata LLC
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Kishore K.
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I catered with Horchata for my WIfe's 40th surprise party. Food was amazing and we even had left for couple of days. The chef was punctual and even made Margaritas for the party with no extra charge. Strongly recommend Horchata. Every one loved the food/setup. If you are looking for a hassle free experience with awesome food, Horchata is the way to go...

Occam Dining
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Kathy D.
Verified review

The best recommendation I can give is that I will hire Leland again! He prepared my family Christmas dinner for 17 people and the rave reviews are still coming in. "The best Christmas dinner yet." The beef tenderloin was juicy and cooked to medium rare as I requested. The garlic mashed potatoes were flavorful and truly mashed potatoes like I've never tasted anywhere else. The green beans almandine were cooked tender but still crisp. Chocolate Lava Cakes for dessert, which are my family's favorite, were incredible. He responded to my search for a chef on Thumbtack quickly and followed up promptly on any questions I had before and after I hired him. The day of my family Christmas, he arrived right on time, prepared this wonderful meal, and cleaned up the kitchen. In the past, I spent the afternoon in the kitchen cooking and the evening washing pots and pans and dishes. But this year, I wanted a chef to prepare the meal so I could be with my family. I recommend others do the same so you can enjoy your family, friends, and parties. It is well worth it. And Leland Cummings is the Chef to do it.

Redbox Culinary Design
4.3
from 3 reviews
  • 20 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Darcy P.
Verified review

Aimee is an amazing chef, professional, caring, accommodating and so much fun! We love having her in our kitchen:-)

Stir Crazy Cuisine
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Dave H.
Verified review

Christina prepared a wonderful birthday celebration dinner for my wife and I along with our two daughters and their husbands. She was very responsive to my initial inquiry, professional in her delivery and a super chef.

Chef Otis
5.0
from 1 review
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Jack M.
Verified review

Chef Otis is VERY knowledgeable. We organized a grilling how to class and date night for 5 couples. He dealt with a food allergy without batting an eye. The theme of the meal was Jamaican Jerk Chicken and it was amazing!!! We are already planning our next event with Chef Otis.

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I offer creations of fine dining experience! I will travel up to 60 miles I have a strong passion in food, and it shows in my work. I'm doing this for my dad who died of cancer and will donate a portion to cancer research. His passion to cook is what brought me here today.

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The services we offer are as follows: * Contract food service management * Catering * Personal chef We have over 20 years of experience and cater to the following: * Colleges * Universities * Adult daycare units * Schools * Businesses Our specialties are as follows: * Breakfasts * Luncheons * Dinners * Snacks * Concessions * Buffets * Sit-down meals * Receptions * Funeral repasts * Theme meals * Monotony breakers * Reunions, etc. If food service is needed, we can help.

  • 12 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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I go out of the way to look my work over again. I am a people person I work well with dealing with the public.

  • New on Thumbtack
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I have catering options for private parties and events. I'm a personal chef for individuals, families or groups. I focus on healthy options -- from scratch cooking that is quick and delicious.

  • 5 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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I feel that my food is what makes my business stand out..

  • New on Thumbtack
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Being in the business for 16yrs and traveling around the country, I've picked up a lot of techniques for lots of different cuisines. I love what I do and take a lot of pride in my work, I'm also servsafe level 2 certified.

  • 8 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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We are a 100% vegan food business that offer menus with special diets

  • New on Thumbtack
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We make all your sweet tooth desires. We cater all pastries and desserts you wish to have on your dessert table.

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Wether you want a stress free meal, want to learn how to cook or how to watch your diet we're here to help!

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Something I enjoy doing in my spare time is to teach others how to cook and enjoy foods you love in a healthy way. I am also a bronze medal winner in my first American culinary federation competition. I currently work at a long-term care facility but cater on the side for enjoyment.

  • New on Thumbtack
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I provide special chef-cooked meals for private or corporate events. I am a trained chef, and I enjoy cooking using the best quality organic ingredients.

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