Private Chef - Elevated Classic Mexican Cooking

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Enjoy classic Mexican favorites expertly elevated and prepared for you by Chef Paco.

Savor spicy goodness in this private chef experience as Chef Paco brings you a menu of Mexican cuisine favorites, starting with homemade guacamole featuring tomatoes, jalapeños and grilled pineapple. Next, Chef Paco will sauté mixed mushrooms in a guajillo chile sauce. For your entrée and final course, you'll enjoy grilled skirt steak with chimichurri sauce, bacon-wrapped shrimp, tomatillo rice, black beans and tortillas served with a spicy jalapeño and habanero chili salsa.

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 30
  • Meal Courses 3
  • Event Duration 2.5 hours
  • Chef Arrival Time 1 hour prior to the selected serving time

What's included

The ingredients
The cooking
The service
The washing up

Reviews guests left for other experiences with Chef Paco



22 Nov 2023

Chef Paco was great and thought us some really useful techniques for making ravioli. His kitchen was spacious and inviting. Great experience and would recommended to anyone!



20 Nov 2023

Chef Paco was fantastic! Our team loved his personality, interaction with team, communication and overall ability to teach us how to make great pizza! We look forward to our next outing with Chef Paco in early 2024!



16 Nov 2023

Chef Paco is incredible! The experience, and food blew us out of the water. 10/10 recommend, the event was so seamless and Paco and his team took care of everything. We will definitely be back!

Meet your chef

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Chef Paco has been honing his culinary skills in the kitchens of many iconic Chicago restaurants as well as using his creative talents working for two of Chicago's most prominent catering companies. Chef Paco’s upscale restaurant and catering experiences paired with his international work experiences in Italy, Mexico, and Romania are all woven together in his incredible cooking classes that you won’t want to miss!

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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 Paco will travel to guests within Chicago for this experience.

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