Private Chef in Estero
Since the first Private Chef that joined Take a Chef and created a profile in Estero in May, 2017, more than 32 Private Chefs have affiliated to our platform in Estero and offer their services as Private Chef anywhere in Lee County.
Starting from 2017, 3348 guests have already enjoyed a Private Chef in Estero through Take a Chef. Up until today, our chefs have shared 696 customized menu proposals, sending a total of 5112 messages to the guests, who have rated their experience an average score of 3.9 out of 5.
Our guests in Estero typically reserve menus of 166 USD per person, which include 3.96 courses, sharing an average of 4.83 messages with their Private Chef for the personalization of their menu before reserving. Submit your request and find your Private Chef in Estero!
How does it work?
01We cook in your home
02We serve each dish
03We clean up before leaving
32 Private Chefs in Estero
Meet the top rated Private Chefs in Estero
As a professional Chef I was brought in kitchens of my parents in Norway where I did my culinary apprenticeship. My skills were then honed under th... view more
Sylvie Delenclos S.delenclos
In the early 2000’s, with a thirst to discover and learn the rich culture of French cuisine my culinary career began. After more than 9 years worki... view more
I am a professional chef for the past 25 years, I have worked as a chef in Various Caribbean Resorts, I was also a culinary arts instructor, cruise... view more
Over 18 years of high-level culinary experience working in 5 star restaurants and the famous 3 Michelin star restaurant The French Laundry. | In-de... view more
I am a German chef with a Master's in culinary arts. I hosted my own cooking show in Augsburg and was able to publish three cookbooks in Germany. I... view more
Emilio Alonso Hernandez
I'm a chef with a 12 years working in a cruise lines and a lot of restaurants find it that the Italian food it's my passion , I study gastronomy an... view more
Im a profesional chef with over 20 years experience, I’ve lived in the Carolinas, south Florida and the Caribbean. I have worked in many styles of... view more
Personal Chef / Culinary Event Producer / Food Stylist Elena started cooking since She was a child, taking some local culinary classes in Valenci... view more
Chef Sam Badolato, Celebrity chef. A finalist on Food Network “CHOPPED”. Cast for” Beat Bobby flay” And Food Network Fire Masters. As an Executiv... view more
I'm a Mexican personal chef. I'm a fan of eating delicious, well-prepared food of any tradition or culture. When I cook, I specialize in authentic—... view more
Chef Sam Badolato, Most recently a Finalist on Food Network” CHOPPED “. Chef Badolato Features his wine country food & Wine pairings with guests f... view more
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How many services of Private Chef are booked in Estero each month?
Depending on the destination, Private Chef reservations can fluctuate seasonally to a greater or lesser extent throughout the year. In the case of Estero, you can check the monthly fluctuations of Private Chef reservations in the following table.
Thruthfully, any month of the year is good to enjoy a Private Chef in the comfort of your home, but due to the fluctuations in the demand for Private Chefs in Estero, prices may vary especially for last minute reservations. Step ahead and book a Private Chef to avoid any surprises!
How much does a Private Chef cost in Estero?
The cost of hiring a Private Chef depends essentially on the number of guests who will be enjoying the experience. On average, for bookings of 2 people, the price of a Private Chef in Estero is 199 USD per person. Between 3 and 6 people, the average price is 159 USD per person. Between 7 and 12 people, the average price is 131 USD. For 13 or more people the average price is 152 USD.
On another hand, each destination is totally different, and seasonality usually makes prices vary considerably. On the following chart you can find the differences on the average pricing charged by our Private Chefs in Estero on each particular month of the year.
What is the most reserved type of cuisine in Estero?
We mainly offer six types of cuisine in Estero: Mediterranean, Italian, French, Japanese, Mexican and surprise. The type of cuisine with the highest number of bookings in Estero is the Surprise cuisine, and the less booked type is the Latin American cuisine.
But beyond these six types of cuisine, our Private Chefs personalize thousands of menus for their clients every day, adjusting every detail to find the perfect menu for every occasion and every group. Of course, our Private Chefs will adapt their dishes to any allergy or dietary restriction, and they can also propose other cuisines or fusions. Sumbit your request and discover the menus of your Private Chefs in Estero!
Discover our Private Chefs
Each Private Chef in Estero is absolutely unique. All of them have professional cooking training and years of experience in all kinds of restaurants. Each one of them has made their own way to becoming a Private Chef. Tell us the details of your event and discover the best Private Chefs in Estero who will personalize every detail of your experience.
Frequently asked questions
Below you can find the most common questions about Private Chefs in Estero.
What does a Private Chef service include in Estero?
A Private Chef service includes everything necessary to enjoy the experience, from the customization of a menu to the purchase of ingredients, the mise en place prior to the service, the preparation of the menu at the guests' home, the complete table service, and lastly the set up and cleaning of the kitchen and the spaces used during the experience. Tableware and glassware are not included. Gratuity is entirely up to the guests' discretion.
How much does a Private Chef cost in Estero?
The price of a private chef service depends essentially on the number of people. On average, for bookings of 2 people, the price of a Private Chef in Estero is 199 USD per person. Between 3 and 6 people, the average price is 159 USD per person. Between 7 and 12 people, the average price is 131 USD. For 13 or more people the average price is 152 USD. It is important to point out that, depending on the destination, Private Chef reservations may be more or less seasonal and, therefore, the price may fluctuate. This also applies to last minute bookings, where prices may also vary.
How can I hire a Private Chef in Estero?
To hire a Private Chef just select a date, number of people, let us know your food preferences and intolerances and share with us a few details about your kitchen. In a matter of a few hours, you will receive four tailor-made menus and will be able to review the chef's profile, reviews and pictures of their dishes. You will also be able to speak directly with each chef through the messaging area on the platform and ask for menu modifications, price changes, and generally discuss any questions you may have. Once you have chosen your favorite chef and menu, you can finalize your reservation on the website. Once the reservation is confirmed, you will receive the chef's direct contact information to finalize the details.
How can I find a Private Chef in Estero?
In Estero there are currently 32 Private Chefs available. To find the best chef, you only have to fill in the form and the 4 best local chefs available on the chosen date will send you their menu proposal. You will be able to check in detail their professional profile and choose the chef/proposal you like the most.
What is the maximum amount of people allowed for a Private Chef service?
There is no maximum number of people, although a Private Chef service is usually carried out in a more intimate level along with friends or family, and usually in homes where space is limited. Even though there is no maximum number of people, generally the groups do not exceed 15 people.
Does the Private Chef cook at my house?
A Private Chef always prepares the menu at the client's home, as it is an inherent part of the experience. However, depending on the complexity of the menu, the chef may prepare a mise en place before going to the client's home, as some dishes take several hours to prepare and it would be impossible to execute all the steps at the client's home.
Can I cook along with the Private Chef?
Absolutely! Usually, there are always several food lovers among the diners who take the opportunity to share some time with the chef, learn some tricks in the kitchen and the step-by-step of each of the dishes on the menu. For those diners who really want to get hands on, they can of course join the chef and cook!
Are the ingredients for a Private Chef service fresh?
Every Private Chef gives the utmost importance to the freshness of the ingredients used in their menus. The main difference between a restaurant and a private chef is in the personalized treatment of each diner. The chef personalizes the menu, and based on that menu, makes the necessary purchases to develop the menu chosen by the customers. Therefore, the freshness of the ingredients is one of the key elements of a Private Chef service.
Are drinks included in a Private Chef service?
Drinks are not included by default. However, you can reach an agreement with the chef in order to add drinks as an "extra" to the menu proposal.
How much should I tip a Private Chef in Estero?
Each guest can freely decide the tip he/she wishes to give to the chef, as it is up to their discretion. On average, based on the tips given by 3348 guests in Estero, guests usually tip 14,72% of the total amount to their Private Chef.