The Best Personal and ​Private ​Chefs in the San Francisco Bay Area

Our clients have rated us the top Bay Area Personal Chefs

“Imagine having the head chef of your favorite restaurant show up in your kitchen every 2 weeks to prepare healthy versions of your favorite meals.”

— Ali G., San Francisco, CA


No shopping, no slaving over a hot stove, no cleanup. .. stress-free.
That’s what a Personal Chef can create for you.

Our Personal Chefs are experts in:

  • Healthy cooking
  • Sourcing the freshest ingredients from your area
  • Creating dining experiences that enhance your family’s lifestyle
  • Catered events and romantic dinners
  • Special dietary needs
  • Customized meal planning for your family

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Your Bay Area Personal Chefs

We represent the local Chapter of the United States Personal Chef Association (USPCA), the largest association for personal chefs in the US and Canada.

Chef Elizabeth Bourget
Chapter President

Gourmet to Go

Santa Cruz, South Bay, Monterey


Chef Johanna
Vice President

Chef Johanna

San Carlos, Peninsula, Bay Area


Chef Dawn Buchholz

Dining in by Dawn

East Bay


Chef Shoshana Klein

Shoshana’s Kitchen



Chef Garbo
Chapter Photographer

Garbo’s Personal Chef Service

San Francisco


Chef Erika Minkowsky

The Heirloom Chef

Bay Area, East Bay, San Francisco


Chef Mashav Shelef

Le Couloir

San Francisco


Chef Andrea Sprague

The Holistic Chef

Redwood City, Peninsula


Chef Joni Sare

Joni Sare, instructor

Cupertino, South Bay, Peninsula


Chef Anna Muggiati

Red Basket Chef

San Jose, Los Gatos, Saratoga


Chef Katie Ravnik

Vital Home Cooking

East Bay


Chef Marissa

Fete Fraiche

San Carlos, Bay Area


Chef Jhonathan R. K.

Olive Branch Culinary Services

San Francisco, Peninsula, South Bay


Chef Marla Simon

Fresh Beets Kitchen

East Bay


Chef Lori Frank

Chef Lori Frank

East Bay, San Francisco and Marin


Chef Silvana

Boa Cozinha

Hillsborough, San Mateo, San Carlos, Redwood City, Atherton, Woodside


Chef Graze

Culinary Mercenary Services

Wine Country and
the Bay Area

707-304-7963 ext2

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Harvest Time! Cooking with Wine!

As I stand at the stove sipping my favorite old vine zinfandel, it occurs to me that the only thing better than enjoying a glass of wine might be the aroma that comes from a delectable dish prepared with it! This is an all-time standout recipe and one that I have prepared over and over again without fail!  Its simplicity is only rivaled by its incredible tenderness and wonderful aroma while it bakes for hours

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