Get to know me better
Highly skilled Chef with over 30 years of experience in professional kitchens , i can supply various style menus to suit budget and preferences.
I am a professional chef with 35 years of experience , i studied at Southend College of Technology . I have worked in the City of London as Head Chef in Corporate Catering , Head Chef at an Events venue Chalkwell Park Rooms .and most recently at a prestigous Wedding Venue in Chelmsford , Leez Priory . Whilst in London i worked for contract catering companies Compass and Lexington , during this period i worked with award winning chef/writer Rob Kirby and craft guild of chefs CEO Andrew Green .
For me, cooking is...
A passion for preparing delicious tasting food .well presented and allowing top quality ingredients be of the upmost importance
I learned to cook at...
Technical college and working with other professional chefs .
A role model in the kitchen is...
The late , great Gary Rhodes , amongst many .
A cooking secret...
Treating ingredients with care and respect
As a Private Chef, I can offer you:
Simply tell me what you're craving! I would love to create the perfect menu for your special occasion in Southend-on-Sea.
I can do weddings, birthdays and corporate events in Southend-on-Sea. You name it!
Simon's Food Gallery
We all eat with our eyes first! Below you can find a little demonstration of what I can bring to your table.
Book your experience with Chef Simon
Specify the details of your requests and the chef will send you a custom menu just for you.