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Hungry Chefs provides unique and memorable dining eperiences allowing you to shine as the host of your event.
Hungry Chefs is a catering service offering Private Chef experiences and catering for all events. With 8 years’ experience providing chefs in London and the South West, we know how to make your dinner party into an unforgettable experience. We are hungry to share our passion and skills to deliver an outstanding service for your events.
HUNGRY CHEF UMBERTO – SICILIAN & SOUTHERN ITALIAN COOKING
Umberto is a private chef offering high quality, authentic Sicilian and Southern Italian food in Bristol, Devon, Dorset, Cornwall and Wales. He has worked as a Private Chef for 8 years and has many great reviews from satisfied clients. Umberto presents each course to the guests with a personal story about the ingredients and the dish that offers an extra element to your chef experience.
Sicilian food is the original fusion cuisine with influences from the French, Arabs, Spanish and also the Greeks. Consequently, as an authentic Sicilian chef, Umberto will wow you and your guests with his food. He is used to working with Agas and always leaves the kitchen clean and sparkling.
As a much sought-after chef in Somerset, Chef Umberto regularly does private chef work for clients in rented properties. A popular option is a 3 pre-dinner canapés per person plus 3 course meal.
Great Mediterranean food cooked from scratch using seasonal, locally-sourced ingredients where possible plus some exotic specialities from Italy and Sicily.
Client services manager to guide you through booking and manage all logistics and communications regarding your event so you are informed and assured throughout the process.
Bespoke menu options for Super-Premium and Luxury Clients.
Hungry Chef in the kitchen with courses presented will prove a real talking point
Uniformed chef arrives at venue to begin service at time of your choosing so allow time for him to prep food on-site.
Meal is served and afterwards, the chef and/or team will return kitchen to the state it was found in, clean up and wash floor leaving you and your guests to enjoy the rest of your event.
We can also supply waiting staff, plates and glassware, table decorations and a perfect customer service.
Bespoke Menus, Super-Premium & Luxury Service
You advise the cost per head you are hoping for and our chefs will offer a build your own menu option (From £39 per head) or work with you on a bespoke menu (from £49 per head).
At Hungry Chefs Catering, we pride ourselves on offering premium quality service. We use fresh, locally sourced ingredients and we always use free range chicken and eggs, sustainably sourced fish. In addition, we will use organic produce wherever possible. We can tailor menus to your budget and offer options to accommodate dietary preferences and intolerances.
We will create Super-Premium and Luxury bespoke menus based on an initial discussion with the client.
Book a Hungry Chef for your perfect stay
If you’re hiring a holiday cottage and want to really relax call Hungry Chefs. If you’re planning a family celebration in your home, think of us for a private chef to make your night a delight. We’ll cook the dinner and clean afterwards. All you need to do is put the photos on Facebook and Instagram!
If you’re planning a longer break, the chef can be booked at favourable rates to provide chef services throughout your stay.
We can cater every occasion from an intimate dinner for two to events for up to 30 people. Larger parties require 3 week’s notice.
In addition, we offer cooking lessons which are a great gift. Choose a menu and a Hungry Chef will come to you with all the ingredients to cook a delicious meal of 3 courses for you and a special guest.
Areas we cover:
Somerset | Ashcott | Axbridge | Backwell | Bath | Brent Knoll | Bridgwater | Bristol | Bruton | Burnham-on-Sea | Castle Cary | Chard | Cheddar | Churchill | Cirencester | Clevedon, Congresbury| Cotswolds| Devon| Derby| Dorset| Farrington Gurney | Faulkland | Frome | Glastonbury | Highbridge | Keynsham | Long Ashton| Loughborough | Lympsham | Midsomer Norton | Radstock| Shepshed | Shepton Mallet | Somerton | Street | Taunton | Wedmore | Winscombe | Winsford | Wookey | Woolverton | Worle | Bristol | Chipping Sodbury | Clevedon | Clifton | Flax Bourton | Henbury | Keynsham | Lawrence Weston | Long Ashton | Nailsea | Old Sodbury | Paulton | Portishead| Rutland | Saltford | Severn Beach | Shirehampton | Stoke Gifford | Thornbury | Westbury Park | Westbury-on-Trym | Weston-super-Mare | Westonzoyland | Winterbourne | Wotton-under-Edge | Wrington | Yate | Yatton | North Somerset | Abbots Leigh | Almondsbury | Alveston | Backwell | Barrow Gurney | Bedminster | Berkeley | Bishop Sutton | Bishopston | Bitton | Blagdon | Bradley Stoke | Brislington | Bristol | Chew Magna | Chipping Sodbury | Clapton In Gordano | Clevedon | Clifton | Clutton | Clutton Hill | Coalpit Heath | Codrington | Coombe Dingle | Cotham | Dundry | Easton-In-Gordano | Eastville | Emersons Green | Failand | Farrington Gurney | Felton | Filton | Fishponds | Flax Bourton | Hallen | Hambrook | Henbury | Horfield | Horton | Hotwells | Kewstoke | Keynsham | Langford | Lawrence Weston | Long Ashton | Longwell Green | Mangotsfield | Montpelier | Nailsea | Old Sodbury | Oldland Common | Olveston | Patchway | Paulton | Pensford | Pill | Pilning | Portbury | Portishead | Redhill | Redland | Saltford | Severn Beach | Shirehampton | Southville | St Pauls | St Philips | Stanton Drew | Staple Hill | Stapleton | Stoke Bishop | Stoke Gifford | Temple Cloud | Temple Meads | Thornbury | Tockington | Westbury Park | Westbury-on-Trym | Whitchurch | Wick | Wick-saint-Lawrence | Winscombe | Winterbourne | Winterbourne Down | Wotton-under-Edge | Wraxall | Wrington | Yate | Yatton | Weston super mare | Weston | Milton | Worle | Banwell | Worlebury | Uphill
For me, cooking is...
my vocation and passion. It's a joy to bring my food to people and share the fantastic cuisine of Italy.
I learned to cook at...
I first learned cooking from my Nonna in Catania, Sicily. She inspired me to become a professional chef and this work has taken me around Europe.
A role model in the kitchen is...
Massimo Bottura is my idol. He takes the finest ingredients and with love and skill, makes simple but amazing Italian cuisine.
A cooking secret...
is to work with authentic and local ingredients of the highest quality. My goal is to make the client want to lick the plate clean!
As a professional Chef, I offer the following services
I can create a menu based on your preferences to enjoy in the comfort of your home in Weston-super-Mare. Simply tell me what you're craving!
I can provide catering services in Weston-super-Mare for weddings, birthdays, corporate events and more.
At home cooking course
Choose this option for a private cooking class in Weston-super-Mare and I will put together a tailor-made cooking lesson for you.
Weekly healthy meals in Weston-super-Mare, prepared in your home or delivered once per week
Book your experience with Umberto Caltabiano Umberto
Specify the details of your requests and our Chefs will send you a customised menu.