Needachef refers matches local private chefs You can browse through each chef’s menu, profile and photos. All personal chefs and private chefs are encouraged to do an excellent job because you will get the chance to rate the chef upon completion of the job! Many personal chefs and private chefs on Needachef.com live in the Hamptons or on the North Fork all year. They each have their own secret shopping places and farmsteads which they favor. There is no fee paid to Needachef LLC for the chef. You pay the chef directly for their service. Gratuities are encouraged if a chef does an exceptional job. What's the next step? Go to the the book an event tab (http://needachef.com/hire-a-chef/) and fill out the form so we can match a chef to fill your needs. Book a consultation via phone to have your menu designed and event planned, set a date and plan discuss the details of your event. This will include what you love, hate, allergies and how many guests attending. Once you sign off on your menu, either pay the chef up front or contribute a deposit towards your event. The chef will shop and prepare as stated in the proposal. Arrive and prepare and serve your meal. Then cleanup therefore completing the aggreement.