Host an unforgettable dinner party with the expertise of a private chef, who will handle everything from planning the menu to cleanup.
Chef Via Melissa
Benefiting The Edible Schoolyard Project
Fine Dining at Home: A Special Meal Prepared by a Private Chef
Michelin stars, a curated wine list, an attentive staff — these things matter. But often, the most memorable dining experiences don't occur at a restaurant. The things that stand out, the spontaneous moments, intimate conversations, and authentic connections, happen around your own table, which is why IfOnly is giving you the keys to the city’s best private chefs.
From shopping and cooking to setup and cleanup, your private chef will orchestrate a special dinner, reflecting local ingredients and seasonality. Everything will be taken care of, so you can entertain effortlessly with little more than a few clicks. Depending on your style, the chef can provide a family-style meal or a more formal plated service. All that’s left to do is sit back and enjoy the conversation as a five-star experience is brought to you. A portion of every IfOnly experience will benefit a worthy cause.
- Multi-course dinner prepared by a private chef in your home
- Includes custom shopping for ingredients, setup, cleanup, and gratuity
- Host provides kitchen supplies, equipment, and tableware
- Rentals, alcohol, and other beverages are not included
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- Will be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date and time, based on luminary’s availability
This experience is non-refundable after scheduling is complete
How It Works
Provide your preferred dates and location for the experience.
The luminary will confirm the details, including schedule and location, or ask for alternatives.
Have a wonderful time. We look forward to coordinating your next IfOnly experience.