Get to know me better
Fine dining, in the comfort of your own home! Delicious, flavorful food, sure to wow your tastebuds.
I come from a family with lots of different cultures, My father is From West Africa and my mom is a mix of Dutch and Guyanese, which means I grew up eating tons of different foods from different cultures. I describe myself as a well rounded chef, able to make whatever you may have the taste for ranging from Spanish, Italian, West Indian, African and American foods. I LOVE cooking. I love the comfort and joy a great meal can bring.
For me, cooking is...
My passion and a way I often use to bring family and friends together.
I learned to cook at...
The top 5 famous chefs are self taught. I am number 6.
A role model in the kitchen is...
Carla Hall, Tre Wilcox, to name a few.
A cooking secret...
Fresh ingredients like they used before we had all the quick fix'ins.
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 Manhattan.
I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in Manhattan. You name it!
If you are looking for someone to keep your fridge full of incredible meals in Manhattan, count me in.
Djamilah'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 Djamilah
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.