Private Chef Angelina Bastidas - Take a Chef
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Chef Angelina Bastidas

Private Chef In Chicago

Chef Angelina Bastidas

Get to know me better

In home private fine dining. Top Chef Season 13 Contestant. Zagat 30 Under 30. Bong Appetit Season 3. Chef/Owner of Tournant

I am a professional chef with over ten years experience in both fine dining and casual restaurants. I am a team player who is passionate about culinary, from cooking to managing. I offer exceptional service and knowledge when it comes to my field. My cuisine is global with focus on seasonality. I stand behind my food and creations, however I am also fond of clients being vocal about what there looking for. I love being whimsical and also stick to the basics of cooking. I am also a Top Chef season 13 contestant, holding the title of the youngest contestant in history to date, Zagat 30under30, and just recently been on Bong Appetit for Season 3. I have competed in the Barilla Pasta U.S Competition in April 2019 with 7 other chefs around the country for the Food and Wine Festival in Pebble Beach, CA. I was also apart of June 2019 US Open in Monterey, CA where I catered what you will call exceptional service

My services

As a Private Chef, I can offer you:

Personal Chef

Simply tell me what you're craving! I would love to create the perfect menu for your special occasion in Chicago.


I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in Chicago. You name it!

Cooking Classes

Because "sharing is caring". I would be happy to teach you all sorts of techniques and recipes in Chicago.

Cooking Show

Interactive or demonstrative, I can provide showcooking services all around Chicago.

Chef Angelina's reviews

Chef Angelina and Claire are an amazing dynamic duo. Kind, fun, and incredibly professional, they deliver more than great culinary creations — a complete, memorable experience. My friends and I are still enjoying the tasty leftovers! Highly recommend.

India James - Mar 22 2021

5/ 5

Angie did an amazing job with a French style dinner for my wife’s birthday. She was punctual, friendly, and cleaned the kitchen as if it were her own. The food was delicious, unique, and had a great presentation. We would definitely use Take a Chef and would love to work with Angie again in the future. Thank you!

Jacob Lamke - Feb 22 2021

5/ 5

Angelina was AWESOME. Excellent communication from start to finish; Angelina arrived on time, rolled out dinner at the requested time, gave a brief run down of each dish as it as served and knew how to interact with different personalities in the room; clean up was a breeze, you didn't know she was there. Highly Recommended!!!!

Lynn Lucas - Feb 15 2021

5/ 5

Chef Angelina is absolutely wonderful! The food was delicious, and she was extremely accommodating and personable. Would highly recommend.

Ayesha - Jan 11 2021

5/ 5

Book your experience with Chef Angelina

Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.