Private Chef - A Valencian Feast

Imagine yourself in Valencia for the night in this private chef experience with Chef John.

With a history of producing innovative dishes such as paella, Valencia has grown into one of the most venerated cuisines in the world. In this private chef experience, Chef John puts his own spin on several Valencian classics. Your meal begins with your choice of tapas, which include Spanish cheeses or anchovies. Next, you'll enjoy either bean and pepper soup or a chorizo soup. For your entrée, dig into your choice of paella. End on a sweet note with delectable flan de naranja.

Guests are welcome to provide wine and beer to accompany the menu, and may request pairing recommendations from the chef upon booking.

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 15
  • Meal Courses 4
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Chef Arrival Time 1 hour prior to the selected serving time

What's included

The ingredients
The cooking
The service
The washing up
COVID-19 protocols this chef will implement are:
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Reviews guests left for this experience



16 Dec 2021

Chef John cooked a delicious 4-course meal in our home for our wedding night. It was great not needing to think about how to feed our guests as it was all taken care of by the chef. Thank you so much!

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26 Feb 2022

Had a wonderful meal and learned quite a bit. Would do another meal from John.

Erik Bartlett

Erik Bartlett

11 Feb 2022

Chef John was amazing! He was exactly on time, extremely warm and friendly, and prepared us an amazing menu. I can’t wait to host another event with him.

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After a career working his way up the ranks in restaurant kitchens, Chef John delved into America's greatest food asset: its native plants. A lecturer, cooking instructor, and native plant specialist, Chef John has been cooking with California's indigenous ingredients for over 10 years. Discover the ancient history of native edibles and taste food unlike any you've tried before with ingredients foraged from Marin County by Chef John.

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Cancellation Policy

Flexible booking: Cancel or reschedule this event's reservation for free up to 48 hours before the event.

Chef John will travel to guests within the Bay Area for this experience.

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