FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)
What Makes Set The Table Different?
Set The Table is an expert in all special diets. We can tailor anything from Paleo to Weight Watchers all the way to Autoimmune diets just for you. We are specialists in taking restrictive diets and customizing them to any kind of cuisine. Like Mexican, Indian, Asian, American, Italian, French, or Spanish food? We can take your diet to a whole new level with any of these cuisines. Our fresh ideas and flavors will make each meal mouthwateringly delicious. We do all of these in your home, with the freshest ingredients made specifically to your order. You can have complete confidence in the quality, nutrition, and taste of all our meals.
Who needs a personal chef?
Any individual who believes in the importance of having freshly prepared, custom-made meals ready at their convenience. Most people hire a personal chef because they do not have the time or desire to cook. Business professionals, expecting or new parents, busy working families, seniors, people with specific diets, people recovering from illness etc. are all great candidates for personal chefs.
What areas do you serve?
West Los Angeles, Central Los Angeles, San Fernando Valley, Orange County, Pasadena and The South Bay. Contact us to see If we can service your area specifically.
How far in advance should I reserve a date?
It is recommended you reserve a date as soon as possible but we can do as early as 72 hours in advance.
Do you have to do the cooking in my home?
Yes. California State health department regulations require all meals prepared by a personal chef to be cooked in the home of the consumer or a licensed and inspected commercial kitchen. Preparing these meals in your home ensures that you are provided with the highest quality food possible.
Can you provide references?
How do you know what I like in my diet?
Where do you do your grocery shopping?
Do I have to be home when you are cooking?
How long does your service take?
Is there anything I can do prior to your visit?
How is payment handled?
There is a 50% deposit for your service when you book a date. The balance will be determined by the grocery receipt and the other 50% of the service to be paid on the actual date of service.
We accept credit card, Venmo, Cash, Apple Pay, Debit.
What is the cancellation policy?
For all personal chef services a 72 hour advance notice before the chef is scheduled to arrive at your home is required to cancel or postpone any booking.
What information do I need to have before for my consultation?
What happens after my consultation?
How it all works!
Next, there will also be a client agreement contract emailed to you for your signature and at that time a 50% deposit will be required.