Get to know me better
Enjoy to bring people together to share a nice meal
Laraine was born and raised in New Jersey, where she grew up experiencing the melting pot of ethnic foods in New York City. Her love for food started as a kid making pierogi with her Polish Grandma, Mom, and Sister.
Over 18 years of cooking experience. Laraine has worked at some of the busiest restaurants in the greater Seattle area. Most of her time was spent in the wine region of Washington State working with local winemakers and local cuisine. Laraine’s love for life, food, travel, and adventure is seen in her creative take on food.
A skilled culinary professional, recognized for a comprehensive knowledge of international cuisine and an innovative approach to setting the stage for a memorable dining experience. Able to work any position in operation, flexible team player with a quality product, cost control and guest experience as a primary focus.
Executive Sous Chef, Course Hawaii September 2019, event chef and coordinator.
For me, cooking is...
My passion and my lifestyle.
I learned to cook at...
Culinary Art Institute of Seattle
A role model in the kitchen is...
My mother.Her love for food started as a kid making pierogi with her Polish Grandma, Mother and Sister
A cooking secret...
Creativity, quality product and teamwork.
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 Honolulu.
Laraine'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.
Chef Laraine's reviews
Our meal was great- bright flavors, incredibly fresh, and absolutely delicious. Chef was super friendly, polite, and accommodated our group perfectly. 10/10!
Eliot Garcia Weisberg - Jun 20 2022
Chef Laraine was personable, professional & fun.
She explained the ingredients and local sources.
The dining experience was totally enjoyable.
Dwain Krissa - Feb 20 2020
Book your experience with Chef Laraine
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.