Private Chef in Vila Nova de Gaia
Since the first Private Chef that joined Take a Chef and created a profile in Vila Nova de Gaia in September, 2016, more than 81 Private Chefs have affiliated to our platform in Vila Nova de Gaia and offer their services as Private Chef anywhere in Porto.
Starting from 2016, 1248 guests have already enjoyed a Private Chef in Vila Nova de Gaia through Take a Chef. Up until today, our chefs have shared 487 customized menu proposals, sending a total of 3816 messages to the guests, who have rated their experience an average score of 4.58 out of 5.
Our guests in Vila Nova de Gaia typically reserve menus of 69.2 EUR per person, which include 4.6 courses, sharing an average of 3.93 messages with their Private Chef for the personalization of their menu before reserving. Submit your request and find your Private Chef in Vila Nova de Gaia!
How does it work?
01We cook in your home
02We serve each dish
03We clean up before leaving
81 Private Chefs in Vila Nova de Gaia
Meet the top rated Private Chefs in Vila Nova de Gaia
Gastronomy is an Art of Flavours and Colours. Before dedicating myself to create truly pleasurable gastronomic moments, I worked professionally as... view more
Im a Professional chef of 22+ years . With an international background of culinary, and a constant student of the History of Food its travels throu... view more
Anderson Ricardo De Aguiar
Póvoa de Varzim
Aproveite a oportunidade para reunir as pessoas para compartilhar uma boa refeição Nascido e no brasil rico em várias culturas e ingredientes medit... view more
Being a chef for 6+years is more than simply a profession. It is passion and inspiration, a living art form catching the senses. I strongly believe... view more
Portuguese chef of functional gastronomy, which combines the best flavors and beauty with a healthy gastronomy without allergens, with the freshest... view more
Com uma Licenciatura em Engenharia Biotecnológica e um Mestrado em Bioinformática, trabalho de investigação desenvolvido em segurança alimentar, mi... view more
Im a Head chef in sana Hotel lisbon 18 Years experience in many place in the world like london , spain switzerland Portugal , Morocco ..I... view more
Giovanni De Biasio
Italiano a residir em Lisboa há 30 anos. Joalheiro de formação, cozinheiro por prazer e interesse, já tenho publicado livros de culinária, colabora... view more
Sou um Chef internacional com 30 anos de experiência em vários países europeus e como Chef em navios de cruzeiro (Princess, Aida) . Vários cursos d... view more
I have been passionate about cooking for as long as I can remember and a private chef since 2017. I had the opportunity to learn from people who k... view more
Desde muito cedo desenvolvi uma grande paixão pela cozinha, tendo vindo mais tarde tornar essa paixão em profissão. Atualmente sou profissional c... view more
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How many services of Private Chef are booked in Vila Nova de Gaia 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 Vila Nova de Gaia, 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 Vila Nova de Gaia, 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 Vila Nova de Gaia?
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 Vila Nova de Gaia is 98 EUR per person. Between 3 and 6 people, the average price is 66 EUR per person. Between 7 and 12 people, the average price is 51 EUR. For 13 or more people the average price is 54 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 Vila Nova de Gaia on each particular month of the year.
How many Private Chef register in Vila Nova de Gaia each month?
After many years of offering our services in Vila Nova de Gaia, 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 Vila Nova de Gaia?
We mainly offer six types of cuisine in Vila Nova de Gaia: Mediterranean, Italian, French, Japanese, Mexican and surprise. The type of cuisine with the highest number of bookings in Vila Nova de Gaia is the Mediterranean 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 Vila Nova de Gaia!
Discover our Private Chefs
Each Private Chef in Vila Nova de Gaia 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 Vila Nova de Gaia who will personalize every detail of your experience.
Frequently asked questions
Below you can find the most common questions about Private Chefs in Vila Nova de Gaia.
What does a Private Chef service include in Vila Nova de Gaia?
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 Vila Nova de Gaia?
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 Vila Nova de Gaia is 98 EUR per person. Between 3 and 6 people, the average price is 66 EUR per person. Between 7 and 12 people, the average price is 51 EUR. For 13 or more people the average price is 54 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 Vila Nova de Gaia?
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 Vila Nova de Gaia?
In Vila Nova de Gaia there are currently 81 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 Vila Nova de Gaia?
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 1248 guests in Vila Nova de Gaia, guests usually tip 14,72% of the total amount to their Private Chef.