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Chef Derek Spires

Private Chef In Costa Mesa

Chef Derek Spires

Get to know me better

I am a well rounded person as well as Chef.

I am a professional chef for the google campus in Irvine and have been in the industry for 15 years. I currently run my own catering program as well as the catering program for America's Top Chef winner Hosea Rosenberg. I am the Food Service Director for the Google Campus in Orange County and previously was the Executive Chef at their brand new, 3rd largest campus in Boulder Colorado. I am well versed in many cuisines and love to create dishes of my own melding flavors from all around the world. I am flexible in my craft and will tailor a meal to whatever is wished of me by the client.

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 Costa Mesa.


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

Cooking Classes

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

Culinary Consultancy

Trust me as a culinary consultant to help you with your concept in Costa Mesa.

Book your experience with Chef Derek

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