Private Chef in Mechelen
Since the first Private Chef that joined Take a Chef and created a profile in Mechelen in December, 2016, more than 66 Private Chefs have affiliated to our platform in Mechelen and offer their services as Private Chef anywhere in Flanders.
Starting from 2016, 4113 guests have already enjoyed a Private Chef in Mechelen through Take a Chef. Up until today, our chefs have shared 819 customized menu proposals, sending a total of 8941 messages to the guests, who have rated their experience an average score of 4.56 out of 5.
Our guests in Mechelen typically reserve menus of 73 EUR per person, which include 4.23 courses, sharing an average of 3.09 messages with their Private Chef for the personalization of their menu before reserving. Submit your request and find your Private Chef in Mechelen!
How does it work?
01We cook in your home
02We serve each dish
03We clean up before leaving
66 Private Chefs in Mechelen
Meet the top rated Private Chefs in Mechelen
My name is Andreas Chrysomallis, I’m from Greece and I’ve been working in Amsterdam as a professional cook for the last 6 years. I studied Finance... view more
10+ years ago I started my culinary trip as a proffessional Chef. I have worked and trained in top class restaurants and hotels like: De jonge Dik... view more
A highly accomplished and results-oriented chef with more than 25 years of experience in the international food and beverage industry. I possess a... view more
Jeune Chef diplômé en 2015 j'ai travaillé dans de bonnes maisons Bruxelloises tel Le Bozar restaurant ou le Cercle royal Gaulois de Bruxelles ou j... view more
have 30 years of experience as a chef, ranging from European cooking to oriental and American cuisine. I have worked in many locations of the worl... view more
I have more then 10 years experience in the food industry which took me through several renowned establishments around the globe . I have developed... view more
I am an experienced chef of 18 years. I have worked in Los Angeles, New York, Tel Aviv, and now in the last 4 years in Amsterdam. I have experien... view more
Half Lebanese, half Spanish and born in Venezuela. The diversity, mixture of cultures and flavors were already in my blood. I’ve spent half of m... view more
Mes origines sont congolaises. Je suis née en Belgique j'ai beaucoup voyagé et j 'ai gardé de ces voyages une ouverture d'esprit qui peut se lire e... view more
I have always been fascinated by fine dining techniques and flavour permutation. After research and intense trials, I have finally solved a part of... view more
Aangenaam Mijn naam is Liam, Sinds ik 14 ben sta ik in verschillende keuken onder meer Le Garage, hotel l’europe, the streetfoodclub en vermeer. M... view more
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How many services of Private Chef are booked in Mechelen each month?
Depending on the destination, Private Chef reservations can fluctuate seasonally to a greater or lesser extent throughout the year. In the case of Mechelen, you can check the monthly fluctuations of Private Chef reservations in the following table.
Thruthfully, any month of the year is good to enjoy a Private Chef in the comfort of your home, but due to the fluctuations in the demand for Private Chefs in Mechelen, prices may vary especially for last minute reservations. Step ahead and book a Private Chef to avoid any surprises!
How much does a Private Chef cost in Mechelen?
The cost of hiring a Private Chef depends essentially on the number of guests who will be enjoying the experience. On average, for bookings of 2 people, the price of a Private Chef in Mechelen is 102 EUR per person. Between 3 and 6 people, the average price is 69 EUR per person. Between 7 and 12 people, the average price is 56 EUR. For 13 or more people the average price is 53 EUR.
On another hand, each destination is totally different, and seasonality usually makes prices vary considerably. On the following chart you can find the differences on the average pricing charged by our Private Chefs in Mechelen on each particular month of the year.
How many Private Chef register in Mechelen each month?
After many years of offering our services in Mechelen, we are lucky to have a fantastic team of chefs that keeps growing all the time!
Every month, 1 Private Chefs register with us. Our verification team reviews these new Private Chef profiles daily to categorize them, allowing you to discover incredible new chefs every month.
What is the most reserved type of cuisine in Mechelen?
We mainly offer six types of cuisine in Mechelen: Mediterranean, Italian, French, Japanese, Mexican and surprise. The type of cuisine with the highest number of bookings in Mechelen is the Surprise cuisine, and the less booked type is the Latin American cuisine.
But beyond these six types of cuisine, our Private Chefs personalize thousands of menus for their clients every day, adjusting every detail to find the perfect menu for every occasion and every group. Of course, our Private Chefs will adapt their dishes to any allergy or dietary restriction, and they can also propose other cuisines or fusions. Sumbit your request and discover the menus of your Private Chefs in Mechelen!
Discover our Private Chefs
Each Private Chef in Mechelen is absolutely unique. All of them have professional cooking training and years of experience in all kinds of restaurants. Each one of them has made their own way to becoming a Private Chef. Tell us the details of your event and discover the best Private Chefs in Mechelen who will personalize every detail of your experience.
Frequently asked questions
Below you can find the most common questions about Private Chefs in Mechelen.
What does a Private Chef service include in Mechelen?
A Private Chef service includes everything necessary to enjoy the experience, from the customization of a menu to the purchase of ingredients, the mise en place prior to the service, the preparation of the menu at the guests' home, the complete table service, and lastly the set up and cleaning of the kitchen and the spaces used during the experience. Tableware and glassware are not included. Gratuity is entirely up to the guests' discretion.
How much does a Private Chef cost in Mechelen?
The price of a private chef service depends essentially on the number of people. On average, for bookings of 2 people, the price of a Private Chef in Mechelen is 102 EUR per person. Between 3 and 6 people, the average price is 69 EUR per person. Between 7 and 12 people, the average price is 56 EUR. For 13 or more people the average price is 53 EUR. It is important to point out that, depending on the destination, Private Chef reservations may be more or less seasonal and, therefore, the price may fluctuate. This also applies to last minute bookings, where prices may also vary.
How can I hire a Private Chef in Mechelen?
To hire a Private Chef just select a date, number of people, let us know your food preferences and intolerances and share with us a few details about your kitchen. In a matter of a few hours, you will receive four tailor-made menus and will be able to review the chef's profile, reviews and pictures of their dishes. You will also be able to speak directly with each chef through the messaging area on the platform and ask for menu modifications, price changes, and generally discuss any questions you may have. Once you have chosen your favorite chef and menu, you can finalize your reservation on the website. Once the reservation is confirmed, you will receive the chef's direct contact information to finalize the details.
How can I find a Private Chef in Mechelen?
In Mechelen there are currently 66 Private Chefs available. To find the best chef, you only have to fill in the form and the 4 best local chefs available on the chosen date will send you their menu proposal. You will be able to check in detail their professional profile and choose the chef/proposal you like the most.
What is the maximum amount of people allowed for a Private Chef service?
There is no maximum number of people, although a Private Chef service is usually carried out in a more intimate level along with friends or family, and usually in homes where space is limited. Even though there is no maximum number of people, generally the groups do not exceed 15 people.
Does the Private Chef cook at my house?
A Private Chef always prepares the menu at the client's home, as it is an inherent part of the experience. However, depending on the complexity of the menu, the chef may prepare a mise en place before going to the client's home, as some dishes take several hours to prepare and it would be impossible to execute all the steps at the client's home.
Can I cook along with the Private Chef?
Absolutely! Usually, there are always several food lovers among the diners who take the opportunity to share some time with the chef, learn some tricks in the kitchen and the step-by-step of each of the dishes on the menu. For those diners who really want to get hands on, they can of course join the chef and cook!
Are the ingredients for a Private Chef service fresh?
Every Private Chef gives the utmost importance to the freshness of the ingredients used in their menus. The main difference between a restaurant and a private chef is in the personalized treatment of each diner. The chef personalizes the menu, and based on that menu, makes the necessary purchases to develop the menu chosen by the customers. Therefore, the freshness of the ingredients is one of the key elements of a Private Chef service.
Are drinks included in a Private Chef service?
Drinks are not included by default. However, you can reach an agreement with the chef in order to add drinks as an "extra" to the menu proposal.
How much should I tip a Private Chef in Mechelen?
Each guest can freely decide the tip he/she wishes to give to the chef, as it is up to their discretion. On average, based on the tips given by 4113 guests in Mechelen, guests usually tip 14,72% of the total amount to their Private Chef.