Private Chef - Immersion in Iconic Italian Flavors

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Enjoy a traditional menu of Italian classics that's both flavorful and satisfying.

In this private chef experience, you’ll savor expertly crafted authentic Italian cuisine. Chef Maria will create a classic Italian salad with salami, tomatoes and chickpeas to awaken your palate. Then, enjoy a creamy chicken risotto with your choice of sweet caramelized pears or savory mushrooms, accompanied by sautéed asparagus. End your experience with a rich and velvety panna cotta, bursting with vanilla and topped with whipped cream.

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 25
  • Meal Courses 3
  • Event Duration 3.5 hours
  • Chef Arrival Time 2 hours 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 Maria



22 Mar 2023

Maria is amazing, very professional and is a nice teacher. We had the Taste of the Greek Islands and she explained every step how to make it. I’m very glad that I had her teaching us. I’ll do this again, the dinner was fantastic



04 Mar 2023

I purchased this experience for my stepdad and mom! They had the best evening with Chef Maria! Raved about the food, how down to earth she is and how comfortable she made the whole experience! They learned a lot of fun cooking tips and had an all around wonderful evening! Thank you Chef Maria!



04 Feb 2023

We love Chef Maria! We had a fabulous experience and highly recommend Chef Maria!

starting at

$ 109 Per person

All inclusive: 3-course meal, ingredients, cooking, service & clean up.

This private chef experience does not have any dates.

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Meet your chef

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Combining her Bolivian heritage with the lessons learned from training in Spain, Chef Maria brings international flair to her cooking style. She has worked in roles across the industry from instructor to business owner and executive chef. From teaching sushi classes to running her own catering business, Chef Maria loves to share her culinary knowledge and experience with a specialty in healthy cooking.

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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 Maria will travel to guests within Tampa for this experience.

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