Find a personal chef near Leesburg, VA

Find a personal chef near Leesburg, VA

11 near you

Find a personal chef near Leesburg, VA

Give us a few details and we’ll match you with the right pro.

Zip code

Top 10 Personal Chefs near Leesburg, VA

Personal Chefs Cost Guide

  • $
  • $$
  • $$$
  • $$$$

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much does a personal chef cost?

Hiring a personal chef usually costs anywhere from $40-$100 or more per person. Request free cost estimates from personal chefs in your area so you’ll know exactly how much it will cost to hire one for your needs. For an accurate quote, be sure to let the chefs know the number of people they’ll need to feed, what you’d like on the menu and other relevant details. 

To learn more about the factors that impact the cost to hire a personal or private home chef, read our cost guide.

What is a private chef?

private chef is usually employed by one household or client, and they work full time for that client. They are in charge of preparing all the meals for the day. Private chefs often cook fresh meals and prepare snacks throughout the day. 

What is a personal chef?

Personal chefs typically have multiple clients, and they create customized meal plans for those clients. They’ll discuss your dietary needs, create menus, shop for ingredients and prepare the meals. Some personal chefs may also prepare a meal for a special event. They might even offer cooking lessons. 

How do you hire a personal chef?

To hire a personal chef, start by searching on Thumbtack. Here, you’ll find a list of top-rated personal chefs in your area. Read the chefs’ customer reviews and profiles so you can learn more about their specialties, quality of work, reputation and professionalism. 

Before you hire a personal chef, ask them a few questions about their process, skills, references and prices. Request price quotes from at least three chefs so you can hire one who’s great at what they do and offers reasonable prices.

Reviews for Leesburg personal chefs
Azzmeiah W.
What can I say about Chef K!? Not enough!!! She is absolutely amazing. Superb. Fabulous. Magical. Simply put, she is MY personal Chef for ALL of my upcoming events - and I love to entertain!! Chef K was responsive, professional, and her vibe was just what I was looking for - I told her my vision and she took over from there. Her proposed menus were exquisite and elegant and she made it impossible to choose! She communicated with me all the way up to the day of my dinner party to make sure everything was perfect. Chef K and her team were just awesome! They arrived on time and turned my kitchen into a 3-star Michelin restaurant! The signature cocktail drinks were PERFECT. The 4 course dinner was delectable and served at appropriate intervals. My guests were in awe the entire time. Once the dinner was over, Chef K and her team cleaned up the kitchen and slipped out very unobtrusively. I plan on having ransoms dinner parties just so that Chef K can come back!!!
Chef K. JavonChef K. Javon
Ready to find a pro?

See more reviews, compare prices, and hire your favorite pros all with Thumbtack.

Why hire professionals on Thumbtack?
Free to use

You never pay to use Thumbtack: Get cost estimates, contact pros, and even book the job—all for no cost.

Compare prices side-by-side

You’ll know how much your project costs even before booking a pro.

Hire with confidence

With access to 1M+ customer reviews and the pros’ work history, you’ll have all the info you need to make a hire.