Private Chef in Torrance
Since the first Private Chef that joined Take a Chef and created a profile in Torrance in January, 2017, more than 299 Private Chefs have affiliated to our platform in Torrance and offer their services as Private Chef anywhere in Los Angeles County.
Starting from 2017, 21033 guests have already enjoyed a Private Chef in Torrance through Take a Chef. Up until today, our chefs have shared 10990 customized menu proposals, sending a total of 182412 messages to the guests, who have rated their experience an average score of 4.74 out of 5.
Our guests in Torrance typically reserve menus of 159 USD per person, which include 3.04 courses, sharing an average of 4.33 messages with their Private Chef for the personalization of their menu before reserving. Submit your request and find your Private Chef in Torrance!
How does it work?
01We cook in your home
02We serve each dish
03We clean up before leaving
299 Private Chefs in Torrance
Meet the top rated Private Chefs in Torrance
Chong Kim Ooi
For over 18 years, I have captivated diners with spectacular and scrumptious dishes infused with vibrant creativity and a joyful spirit of adventur... view more
Coto De Caza
Classically trained, multiple award winning and Three Star Michelin trained chef, born in Sussex (UK) speaks English and French. Worked around the... view more
Multiple Award nominated chef, and one part of a husband and wife chef duo. After graduating from the French culinary Institute in NYC, I went on... view more
I'm a personal chef working for high profile clients in the Beverly Hills, Malibu and surrounding areas . I've grown up in working restaurants a... view more
My cuisine is a fusion all on its own; there is absolutely no pretense to my culinary style. I cook for the best of reasons: love for people, frien... view more
As a Hungarian native, I graduated from Sopron Culinary Arts School in 1993 and worked on European Luxury Ships and Restaurants, i.e. the one Miche... view more
Marina Del Rey
Greek Chef with 15 years of culinary with experience in Michelin star ** restaurants & five star hotels. Specializing in Mediterranean-French & Cal... view more
La Cañada Flintridge
I am a professional chef with more than 20 years of progressive culinary training, I graduated from culinary school in 2005 and have held just abou... view more
Caleb B Hernandez Chef
I am a professional chef with 8 years of cooking experience in fine dining and Michelin starred restaurants. In 2017, I joined celebrity chef Thoma... view more
I have spent over 10 years in Barcelona working along aside Roger Auberts, who was an apprentice to Ferran Adría, and who has an award winning cate... view more
CEO CKL Events I have been in the industry for 26 years. I own and operate a full-service catering and event company for 11 years with five stars... view more
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How many services of Private Chef are booked in Torrance 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 Torrance, 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 Torrance, 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 Torrance?
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 Torrance is 139 USD per person. Between 3 and 6 people, the average price is 113 USD per person. Between 7 and 12 people, the average price is 111 USD. For 13 or more people the average price is 107 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 Torrance on each particular month of the year.
How many Private Chef register in Torrance each month?
After many years of offering our services in Torrance, we are lucky to have a fantastic team of chefs that keeps growing all the time!
Every month, 4 Private Chefs register with us. Our verification team reviews these new Private Chef profiles daily to categorize them, allowing you to discover incredible new chefs every month.
What is the most reserved type of cuisine in Torrance?
We mainly offer six types of cuisine in Torrance: Mediterranean, Italian, French, Japanese, Mexican and surprise. The type of cuisine with the highest number of bookings in Torrance 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 Torrance!
Discover our Private Chefs
Each Private Chef in Torrance 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 Torrance who will personalize every detail of your experience.
Meet our Torrance's Private Chefs
Fancy enjoy a unique culinary experience with a Private Chef service from the comfort of your own home. Take a Chef is a great way to celebrate that important event in your life. Our chefs will transform your home into one of Torrance's best restaurants. Simply tell us what cuisine you’re craving and we’ll take care of the rest. Our amazing chefs will send you personalized menu proposals for you to pick from and on the day of the service, your chosen chef will buy the ingredients, cook the meal directly in your kitchen and provide table service for you and your guests. What’s more, they’ll make sure your kitchen is spotless before leaving.
Invite one of Torrance's best Personal Chefs to your kitchen
Our curated portfolio of chefs who have relevant experience in top restaurants, gastronomic bars, luxury hotels and more. You’ll be able to view the details of each chef’s training and experience once they send you a menu proposal. However, no matter which chef you choose, we guarantee that you’re in good hands: all of our chefs have at least a decade of experience under their belt and have been trained in top culinary schools. As soon as you receive a menu, you will be able to interact with our chef so that you can sort out all the details and make sure everything is to your liking!
Our Private Chefs in Torrance go the extra mile
Take a Chef is all about creating the ultimate dining experience. Our chef will tailor a menu proposal designed according to your preferences. We know that finding the right chef to suit your needs is crucial. All of our chefs have been trained in the most prominent culinary schools of the country and have a decade of experience in the industry. To make sure that everything is to your liking, you’ll be able to view a detailed profile of each chef that contacts you with a menu proposal. Let our chefs do what they do best!
Frequently asked questions
Below you can find the most common questions about Private Chefs in Torrance.
What does a Private Chef service include in Torrance?
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 Torrance?
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 Torrance is 139 USD per person. Between 3 and 6 people, the average price is 113 USD per person. Between 7 and 12 people, the average price is 111 USD. For 13 or more people the average price is 107 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 Torrance?
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 Torrance?
In Torrance there are currently 299 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 Torrance?
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 21033 guests in Torrance, guests usually tip 14,72% of the total amount to their Private Chef.