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When the most exclusive dinner reservation in town is at your own table, entrust Big City Chefs to make the evening unforgettable. Whether you're looking to host a simple, intimate gathering or an extravagant affair, one of our hand-selected private chefs will craft a personalized dinner party menu that fits your occasion, purchase artisanal ingredients, and prepare the dinner right in your kitchen, using their own tools and equipment.


"Every single friend has raved about (the dinner party)! The food was fabulous, and the chef was on time, organized, almost as if he wasn't there. Would highly, highly recommend it. My husband says it was the best birthday he ever had. I didn't have to worry about anything!"
-- Jamie E., New York City, NY


Please take a look at some of our most popular dinner party packages, available nationwide:
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  • Romantic Dinner for Two

    Perfect for any special occasion, you'll enjoy a custom-crafted, gourmet three-course dinner, with a pinch of romance, prepared and served in the comfort of your home by one of our expert chefs. We'll help plan everything from the customized menu to the perfect wine suggestions. Alcohol not included.


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  • Romantic Dinner for Two
    Sample Menu

    First Course: (please select one)
    Seared Scallops with Citrus Beurre Blanc
    Mixed Greens with Bruléed Cherries and Candied Pistachios
    Puree of Celery Root Soup with Meyer Lemon, Crème Fraîche, and Sage Oil

    Main Course: (please select one)
    Parmesan-Truffle Stuffed Petite Filet with Sorrel Purée
    Rosemary-Scented Rack of Lamb with Pommes Duchesse
    Seared Duck Breast with Blackberry Sauce, Beluga Lentils, and Crispy Pancetta
    Seared Halibut in Coconut-Basil Broth with Pea Shoots and Enoki Mushrooms

    Dessert: (please select one)
    Dark Chocolate Soufflé with Passion Fruit Crème Anglaise
    Parisian Crepes with Brandied Strawberries and Vanilla Cream (Flambéed Tableside)

    Menu Substitutions Available Upon Request
  • Rat Pack Dinner

    The ultimate high-roller experience! We put a creative twist on an unforgettable night of classic big-city foods, jazz, and fun. Enjoy four exciting courses, including our signature Gin Martini Salad (developed by Chef Gina), unique h'ors d'oeuvres, a delectable entree, and a tableside dessert. We'll also offer suggestions for creating your own signature cocktail! Alcohol not included.


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  • Rat Pack Dinner
    Sample Menu

    H'ors d'Oeuvre
    Chef Gina's Signature Gin Martini Salad
    Appetizer Course
    Truffled Cream of White Cauliflower Soup
    Main Course
    Prime Rib Au Jus
    Potatoes Lyonnaise
    Classic Creamed Spinach
    Dessert
    Chocolate Soufflé with Tahitian Vanilla Ice Cream and Housemade Caramel Sauce

    Menu Substitutions Available Upon Request
  • The Chef's Table: An Elegant Five Star Dinner

    Get an inside glimpse into the secret world of the restaurant chefs, as one of our professional chefs welcomes you and your guests into the kitchen for a thirty-minute overview of the evening's menu and method of preparation, then prepares a once-in-a lifetime six-course tasting menu rivaling the world's finest restaurants. Wine pairings can be recommended if desired, but alcohol is not included. A sample menu is available by clicking on the link below, but we will gladly custom-tailored a similar menu to your preferences.


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  • The Chef's Table: An Elegant Five Star Dinner
    Sample Menu

    Amuse Bouche
    Foie Gras Parfait with Sage Butter and Savory Chocolate Toast
    Soup
    Chilled and Charred Corn Bisque with Poached Pear and Goat Cheese Cream
    First Course
    Summer Truffle Risotto with Rosemary and White Balsamic Reduction
    Second Course
    Herb Crusted Rack of Lamb with Spanish Olive Oil-Poached Parsnips and Caramelized Cippolini Onions
    Third Course
    Seared Halibut with Roasted Garlic Turnip Purée, Micro Greens, and Pomegranate Beurre Blanc
    Dessert
    Pavlova with Soft Frozen Egg Yolk Center, Goat Cheese, and Blackberry Cream Reduction

    Menu Substitutions Available Upon Request
  • A Tuscan Farmhouse Dinner

    Prego! We'll transport you and your guests to the sun-drenched countryside of Tuscany, where you'll enjoy an intriguing four-course menu of seasonal, rustic, handmade old-World Italian cuisine. We'll gladly offer wine pairing recommendations. Alcohol is not included.


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  • A Tuscan Farmhouse Dinner
    Sample Menu

    Salad (please select one)
    Panzanella Bread Salad with Heirloom Tomatoes, Basil, and Fresh Mozzarella
    Whole Leaf Caesar Salad with Garlic Herb Croutons and Aged Parmesan
    First Course (please select one)
    Butternut Squash Risotto with Granny Smith Apples and Shaved Pecorino
    Handmade Pumpkin Ravioli with Sage-Brown Butter Sauce (+$7 per person)
    Entrée (please select one)
    Roasted Chicken Breast with Baby Potatoes and Castelvetrano Olives
    Seared Pork Tenderloin with Creamy Garlic Polenta and Grilled Chicories
    Lamb and White Bean Stew with Truffled Sourdough Croutons
    Flank Steak with Caramelized Shallots, Red Wine Vinaigrette, Glazed Vegetables
    Zuppa de Pesce: Rich Seafood and Tomato Stew with Fennel, Wine, and Fresh Herbs
    Dessert (please select one)
    Chocolate Arborio Rice Pudding with Brandied Cherries
    Vanilla Buttermilk Panna Cotta with Strawberries and Aged Balsamic
    Flourless Chocolate Torte with Toasted Hazelnuts and Cocoa Nibs

    Menu Substitutions Available Upon Request
  • The American Steakhouse

    We'll turn your home into the most exclusive private supper club in town, as one of our professional chefs prepares a delectable steakhouse menu with all the classics along with a few of our unique signature twists! Please ask your chef for wine recommendations, which we will gladly provide at no charge.


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  • The American Steakhouse
    Sample Menu

    Salad (choice of one)
    "Big Apple" Waldorf Salad served in Apple Cups
    Watercress and Hearts of Palm Salad
    Entrée
    Steak Diane with Saint Andre Herb Butter
    Hash Brown Potato Cakes
    Summer Corn Pudding
    Dessert (choice of one)
    Caramelized Bananas Foster
    Peanut Butter and Chocolate Crème Brulee

    Menu Substitutions Available Upon Request
  • Girls' Night Out

    Ladies, enjoy a special night just for you and a group of friends, as one of our expert chefs entertains you with an interactive dinner party with fantastic food and fun. You and your girlfriends will be laughing and making lasting memories while enjoying a well-deserved cocktail, an assortment of chic appetizers, and a decadent chocolate indulgence.


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  • Girls' Night Out
    Sample Menu

    Homemade Gingerale Martinis (please provide alcohol)
    Ahi Tuna Tartare with Diced Avocado, Chili Oil, Wasabi, Sesame Oil, and Lime on Black Sesame Tuile
    Miniature Coconut-Basil Chicken Burgers with Thai Peanut Pesto
    Crispy Chicken Imperial Rolls with Glass Noodles, Peanuts, Mint, and Sweet Dipping Sauce
    Summer Tomato and Watermelon Salad, Feta, and Pomegranate Vinaigrette
    Dark Chocolate Raspberry Mousse Served in a White and Dark Chocolate Cup

    Menu Substitutions Available Upon Request
  • Wine Country Dinner

    Take a relaxing culinary escape to California's sun-drenched Napa Valley, as one of our expert chefs prepares an elegant multi-course meal that captures the essence of rustic yet refined wine country flavors. To complete your evening, your chef will gladly provide you with wine recommendations.


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  • Wine Country Dinner
    Sample Menu

    First Course: (please select one)
    Puree of Celery Root Soup, Meyer Lemon, Crème Fraîche, and Sage Oil
    White Truffle Sweet Corn "Bisque"
    Warm Roasted Fingerling Potato Salad, Crispy Parsley, Sherry Vinaigrette, and Grilled Apples
    Baby Beet Salad, Citrus Vinaigrette, Humboldt Fog Blue Cheese
    Main Course: (please select one)
    Prosciutto Wrapped Chicken Breast Stuffed with Rosemary and Goat Cheese
    Thick-Cut Pork Chops, Cider Reduction, Savory Apple Bread Pudding
    Veal Breast Stuffed with Roasted Garlic, Capers, and Crispy Shallots
    Dessert: (please select one)
    Pumpkin Creme Brulée
    Champagne Poached Pears, Chocolate Croissant Bread Pudding

    Menu Substitutions Available Upon Request
  • A Night in Bangkok

    Experience a world of intriguing spices and late-night markets, as one of our professional chefs takes you on a thrilling food adventure half a world away. As part of your perfect culinary evening in the Orient, you'll enjoy Bangkok's most intriguing street foods, along with our signature Big City Chefs twist.


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  • A Night in Bangkok
    Sample Menu

    First Course:
    Sweetened Thai Iced Tea
    Soi 4 Chicken Satay, Peanut Dipping Sauce
    Main Course: (please select two)
    Vegetarian Pad Thai, Homemade Tamarind Paste, Crushed Peanuts, Sprouts, Lime
    Five-Spiced Beef, Red Curry Sauce
    Green Curry Chicken with Exotic Spices
    Chicken Stir-Fry, Snow Peas, Coconut-Curry Sauce, Organic Rice Noodles
    Dessert
    Warm Baby Banana Spring Rolls with Vanilla Gelato and Freshly Grated Coconut

    Menu Substitutions Available Upon Request
  • Caravan to Marrakesh

    Turn your home into a Moroccan palace and enjoy exotic Moorish-inspired dishes. One of our expert chefs will transport you and your guests to a sultry land of fragrant spices and intriguing North African and Middle Eastern flavors.


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  • Caravan to Marrakesh
    Sample Menu

    First Course:
    Traditional Chickpea Hummus with Coriander Dust and Crispy Grilled Lavash
    Second Course:
    Carrot and Saffron Soup
    Main Course:
    Chicken Pastilla with Saykout Cous Cous and Dates
    Dessert:
    Fragrant Moroccan Almond Rice Pudding with Local Honey and Chopped Pistachios

    Menu Substitutions Available Upon Request
  • Create Your Own Theme

    When the most exclusive dinner reservation in town is at your own table, entrust
    Big City Chefs to make the evening unforgettable. One of our hand-selected private chefs will create a completely customized menu, shop for ingredients, and prepare the dinner in your kitchen. Your imagination is the limit,
    but we're glad to give you a creative nudge or two.


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