Get to know me better
Dedicated Chef who wants to make your private event one to remember for a lifetime. I want to create memories.
I am a graduate of the Culinary Arts program in Johnson and Wales university. I am a dedicated chef who have work for Chefs like Laurent Tourondel, Jose Andres, and Alexandro Reyes. I live and breath cooking and I am currently the Executive Chef at the Pasadena Convention Center, in Pasadena, CA.
I have worked in NYC, Miami , Los Angeles and San Juan, PR where I was born and raised. I am a dedicated chef who loves to cook and make people happy by providing quality food and quality service. I have experience in different cuisines, including Spanish, Italian, French, American, Caribbean and Latin American, so with me you will be getting a very well grounded and knowledgeable chef. Please contact me anytime and I will make sure your event is one to be remembered. You can find more about me on my website, www.chefdiegoluis.com or my Instagram, @chefdiegoluis
For me, cooking is...
Making people smile, making them remember a moment for their whole life.
I learned to cook at...
Johnson and Wales University is my Alma Mater. I have worked in restaurants like BLT Steak in Miami, Mi Casa in Dorado and Union Square Cafe
A role model in the kitchen is...
Chef Thomas Keller and Chef Eric Ripert
A cooking secret...
Using the freshest of ingredient and letting the ingredient shine with its natural flavor. I do not mess around with an ingredient too much.
As a Private Chef, I can offer you:
Simply tell me what you're craving! I would love to create the perfect menu for your special occasion in Los Angeles.
I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in Los Angeles. You name it!
Because "sharing is caring". I would be happy to teach you all sorts of techniques and recipes in Los Angeles.
Interactive or demonstrative, I can provide showcooking services all around Los Angeles.
Diego's Food Gallery
We all eat with our eyes first! Below you can find a little demonstration of what I can bring to your table.
Book your experience with Chef Diego
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.