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Private Chef in Provincia de San José

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Private Chef in Provincia de San José

Since the first Private Chef that joined Take a Chef and created a profile in Provincia de San José in April, 2017, more than 137 Private Chefs have affiliated to our platform in Provincia de San José and offer their services as Private Chef anywhere in Provincia de San José.

Starting from 2017, 1299 guests have already enjoyed a Private Chef in Provincia de San José through Take a Chef. Up until today, our chefs have shared 788 customized menu proposals, sending a total of 9707 messages to the guests, who have rated their experience an average score of 4.88 out of 5.

Our guests in Provincia de San José typically reserve menus of 48158.4 CRC per person, which include 3.5 courses, sharing an average of 3.67 messages with their Private Chef for the personalization of their menu before reserving. Submit your request and find your Private Chef in Provincia de San José!

How does it work?

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We cook in your home
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We serve each dish
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We clean up before leaving
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137 Private Chefs in Provincia de San José

Meet the top rated Private Chefs in Provincia de San José

David Gayle-Private Chef in Provincia de san josé

David Gayle

San José

I'm a professional chef with 10 years of experience in the industry. I've traveled and learned a lot of techniques to fuze with Costa Rica Latin fl... view more

4.9 (4)
12 services
Alejandro Torres-Private Chef in Provincia de san josé

Alejandro Torres

Quepos

My name is Chef Alejandro Torres, and I have always had a great passion for food and all the wonderful mixes of ingredients, flavors and aromas tha... view more

4.9 (6)
10 services
Kevin Charpentier-Private Chef in Provincia de san josé

Kevin Charpentier

San José

I'm a professional chef with 8 years' experience. Based in Costa Rica, looking to create new culinary experiences using Costa Rican products, ancie... view more

4.6 (3)
9 services
Ricardo Aguilar Mendes da silva-Private Chef in Provincia de san josé

Ricardo Aguilar Mendes Da Silva

Quepos

Soy un chef profesional con más de 20 años de experiencia en la gastronomia, tanto local como internacional. Soy acreditado por el INA y poseo una... view more

4.9 (6)
6 services
Kenneth Martinez V-Private Chef in Provincia de san josé

Kenneth Martinez V

Quepos

I am a Chef with more than 10 years of experience, working in large hotels in the Manuel Antonio area in Quepos Costa Rica Working alongside great... view more

4.8 (3)
6 services
Daphinie Robleto-Private Chef in Provincia de san josé

Daphinie Robleto

Puntarenas

Yo tengo 29 años, nací en una familia de chefs, he trabajado en el hotel Hacienda Guachipelin como asistente cuando tenia 20 años y en el hotel Nan... view more

4.8 (3)
3 services
Eduardo Gómez Carballo-Private Chef in Provincia de san josé

Eduardo Gómez Carballo

San José

Tengo 7 años de dedicarme a este ámbito tan amplio tan curioso. Estudié en el Instituto Nacional de aprendizaje hasta cursar cocinero A. Luego de h... view more

4.4 (2)
2 services
Paige Merritt-Private Chef in Provincia de san josé

Paige Merritt

Quepos

I am a private chef who works in the Manuel Antonio area of Costa Rica. I developed my palate and sharpened my skills cooking my way around the US,... view more

5 (1)
2 services
Reinier Mora-Private Chef in Provincia de san josé

Reinier Mora

Uvita

I have been doing the art of cooking for more than 20 years, I started working in the United States, where I developed as a Chef, I learned Italian... view more

4.6 (2)
2 services
Daniela Bravo-Private Chef in Provincia de san josé

Daniela Bravo

Sámara

Me gusta trabajar en orden y limpieza,lo considero muy importante para un buen estado mental a la hora de estar en una cocina. Soy exigente en mi t... view more

5 (1)
1 services
Juan Pablo Álvarez Fernández-Private Chef in Provincia de san josé

Juan Pablo Álvarez Fernández

Uvita

Soy un joven chef de 29 años , con experiencia en trabajo de cocina de 11 años , nacido y crecido en la zona sur de la costa pacífica de Costa R... view more

5 (1)
1 services
Sara Villavicencio Herrera-Private Chef in Provincia de san josé

Sara Villavicencio Herrera

San José

Soy chef profesional, con experiencia de 12 años. Una carrera que me ha llevado a diferentes partes de América para ampliar fronteras y conocimient... view more

5 (1)
1 services

788 menus personalized by our Private Chefs in Provincia de San José

Every occasion needs a tailored menu, personalize yours!

More than 1200 guests have already enjoyed the experience

4.88

AVERAGE SCORE BASED ON 280 REVIEWS

4.9/ 5

Chef

4.88

The guests in Provincia de San José have scored the experience with their Private Chef with a 4.88.

Presentation

4.88

Not only taste counts! The presentation of our Private Chefs dishes has received a 4.88 average score.

Cleaningness

5

The clean up of the kitchen and dining area in Provincia de San José has been scored with a 4.75 on average.

Food quality

4.75

The quality of the menus cooked by our Private Chefs in Provincia de San José received an average score of 4.75.

Take a Chef

4.88

The oeverall experience of our guests with Take a Chef in Provincia de San José has received a score of 4.88!

Chef David was incredible. He made local dishes using the freshest ingredients and flavors. He showed up on time, cooked and cleaned up the entire kitchen. He was very thoughtful, nice and fun to chat with. I would highly recommend Chef David to anybody looking for a fun and tasty meal!

Deborah Hatz - Jun 18 2021

5/ 5

The two chefs we had were incredible. Different type of meals, nothing repetitive just and incredible experience.

Steven - Jan 22 2020

5/ 5

Kevin did a great job preparing and serving our dinner. Everything was very fresh and tasted wonderful! It was a special was to spend our last evening in Costa Rica.

Losch - Feb 11 2020

5/ 5

Chef Ricardi is an amazing chef. He got here on time, his presentation was very creative abs professional. He made the entire process smooth with his detailed communication. I will definitely book him again.

Regine Pierre - Nov 23 2021

5/ 5

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Key information about Private Chef in Provincia de San José

Discover more details about our Private Chefs in Provincia de San José and their services.

45 years

The average age of our Private Chefs in Provincia de San José

42% women

Percentage of Private Chef women in Provincia de San José.

4 hours

The average wait time from submitting the request and the first menu.

2017-04-02

First Private Chef service in Provincia de San José.

14.9% of kids

Percentage of Private Chef services with kids in Provincia de San José.

9 bookings

Maximum number of bookings for a Private Chef in Provincia de San José by a single client.

89%

Increase in the number of Private Chef bookings in Provincia de San José in the last year

4 languages

Languages spoken by our Private Chefs in Provincia de San José.

56.3%

Percentage of guests that hire a Private Chef more than once.

3 days

Average number of days booked for multiple services.

1096 pictures

Photos of our Private Chefs uploaded to the platform in Provincia de San José.

3 days

Average timeframe from the Private Chef request to booking.

How many services of Private Chef are booked in Provincia de San José 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 Provincia de San José, 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 Provincia de San José, 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 Provincia de San José?

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 Provincia de San José is 51646 CRC per person. Between 3 and 6 people, the average price is 35738 CRC per person. Between 7 and 12 people, the average price is 26115 CRC. For 13 or more people the average price is 29174 CRC.

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 Provincia de San José on each particular month of the year.

How many Private Chef register in Provincia de San José each month?

After many years of offering our services in Provincia de San José, we are lucky to have a fantastic team of chefs that keeps growing all the time!

Every month, 2 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 Provincia de San José?

We mainly offer six types of cuisine in Provincia de San José: Mediterranean, Italian, French, Japanese, Mexican and surprise. The type of cuisine with the highest number of bookings in Provincia de San José is the Surprise cuisine, and the less booked type is the Asian 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 Provincia de San José!

Discover our Private Chefs

Each Private Chef in Provincia de San José 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 Provincia de San José who will personalize every detail of your experience.

Frequently asked questions

Below you can find the most common questions about Private Chefs in Provincia de San José.

What does a Private Chef service include in Provincia de San José?

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 Provincia de San José?

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 Provincia de San José is 51646 CRC per person. Between 3 and 6 people, the average price is 35738 CRC per person. Between 7 and 12 people, the average price is 26115 CRC. For 13 or more people the average price is 29174 CRC. 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 Provincia de San José?

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 Provincia de San José?

In Provincia de San José there are currently 137 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 Provincia de San José?

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 1299 guests in Provincia de San José, guests usually tip 14,72% of the total amount to their Private Chef.

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