Get to know me better
I am a passionate culinarian who enjoys imparting knowledge and making my client's special events memorable.
My name is Mike and I graduated from Johnson & Wales University and was the recipient of the University Director's Distinguished Graduate Award. I am a private chef with over 15 years experience owning my own business. My specialty is in-home private events including birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, holiday parties and any other private event where I can prepare the dishes on sight.
For me, cooking is...
For me, cooking is a way of life, where chatting about what is for lunch is discussed while still enjoying breakfast!
I learned to cook at...
I learned to cook from my Mom and Great Grandmother when I was younger. I also learned quite a bit from a chef friend of mine in college
A role model in the kitchen is...
My role model in the kitchen is Chef Reid from culinary school. He taught me efficiency, cleanliness, punctuality and professionalism.
A cooking secret...
My secret in the kitchen is mise en place. Planning is everything and one must always remember to add a cup of love!
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 Austin.
I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in Austin. You name it!
Because "sharing is caring". I would be happy to teach you all sorts of techniques and recipes in Austin.
Interactive or demonstrative, I can provide showcooking services all around Austin.
Mike'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 Mike
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.