frequently asked questions

What is the difference between Private Chef and Private Event?

PRIVATE CHEF is an at-home( or at your designated location) experience. Our chef will create a menu based on your preference and catch of the day. You will be able to observe our Chef prepare and perform in front of you and your guests.
PRIVATE EVENT will be held in our restaurant Ikebana Zen. You will be able to host your event at our location and we will promise to bring you the best food and service.

What do I need to prepare for the Private Chef?

To better serve you, we kindly request our customers to have space available in the fridge, a functioning stove and oven, and a pot at least 5 inches deep available. If you do not have any of the listed equipment, please inform us in advance and we will bring our own. The guest will also be required to fill out a COVID-19 safety disclosure form prior to the reservation.

How much space does the Private Chef need?

Private Chefs would utilize about 8 sqft of counter or table space. If you have any questions about the layout of your space, please feel free to contact us, our chef can be flexible with the setup.

How long will this Private Chef experience be?

The experience usually takes 2-3 hours starting from the time of arrival.

Do I need to put down a deposit?

To ensure the best quality of the dishes, our chef would purchase the ingredients within 48 hours of your reservation time. We will use your deposit to source the best ingredients for you. Therefore, we do request a deposit of the total menu price in advance.

What if something comes up and I have to cancel my reservation?

You will be able to change or cancel the reservation. Our cancellation policy is as follows Cancel a week (7 days) prior to the event will result in a full refund Cancel 3 days (72 hours) prior to the event will result in a half refund Cancellation within 3 days (72 hours) will not be refunded.

private chef & private event reservation form

Thank you for your interest in our Private Chef & Private  Event! To enter the request, please fill out the following form, and our specialist will return your inquiry with the best options for your party.

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