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Guacamole and Taqueria Salsa 

Queso Fundido 

Blended cheeses, chillies and Mexican Chorizo

Taco Dinner 

Green Chile Chicken Street Tacos 

Oaxaca Cheese

Carne Asada 

Pico De Gallo and Roasted Poblano Aioli 

Crispy Skinned Red Snapper Yucatan 

Achiote Chile Sauce 


Fresh Gulf Grouper Tacos 

Coconut PIneapple Slaw 


Caribbean Black Beans and Rice 

$60 for 8 people 

Vegetarian Specialties Available 

One Dish Family Meals ranging from $25-$45 per person . For more info please go here:  Family Style Meals

3 Course Dining 

Roasted Beet and Burrata Salad

Basil Marinated tomatoes

Citrus and Shaved Fennel with Gem Lettuce

Passionfruit Vinaigrette 

Filet Mignon Oscar Style

Fresh Gulf Crab and Hollandaise 

Asparagus and Chef's  Anna Potatoes

Warm Chocolate Lava Cake

Raspberries and Gourmet Ice Cream 

$65 for 8 people 

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Please include number of people in your party the date of your request and basic menu information or dietary needs 

Chef Melissa LOVES special requests.  So please let her know anything needed to make your dinner perfect for you and your family and friends 

Sample Menus 

4 Course Dining 

Choice of 2-3  Tapas 


Plated 1 Appetizer 

Seasonal Salad 

​or Caesar Salad 

Pan Roasted Red Snapper 

Crawfish Andouille Sauce 

Broccolini Hash

Creamy Smoked Gruyere Grits 

Warm Chocolate Lava Cake

Raspberries and Gourmet Ice Cream 

$85 for 8 people 

 Tapas Party 

Caribbean Conch Fritters 

Spicy Curry and Apple Horseradish Sauce

Gulf Blue Crab Bites 

Creamy Jalepeno and Crushed Saltines 

Fried Green Tomatillos 

Pimento Cheese, Smoked Bacon 

Remoulade Sauce  

Garlic Shrimp and Chorizo 

Sherry Wine Herb Sauce 

Steamed Local Clams 

Salsa verde and Grilled Ciabatta Bread 

$60 for 8 people 


Personal Chef Service by Chef Melissa​​

A Boutique Style Chef Service

For Smaller Family and Friend's Special Dinners prepared with extra love.

Professionally prepared

Special Occasion Finer Dining  casually served in

Your Home or Vacation Home 

​for parties of 2- 15  Adults + Kids 

Servicing Longboat Key, Bradenton Beach,

Anna Maria Island, Lido Key, Sarasota, Bradenton

Siesta Key, St Petersburg and Venice 

Now Adding Family One Dish Dinners 
"Family Style Meals" 
For Anna Maria Island and Long Boat Key Vacationers Only 

About the Service

Chef Melissa arrives at your home well in advance of your requested dining time

to prepare your meal fresh, serve it and  fully clean up the kitchen and dining items. 

All service includes the following

  • ---Shopping of all foods to be prepared in your kitchen.  
  • ---In home preparation of your meal.
  • ---Individually plated and served meals OR Buffet/ family style platters.
  • ---Platters, Platter serving Utensils and Napkins 
  • ---Full clean up of kitchen and dining items. 

  • Average Pricing per person
  • prices are all inclusive of tax and food
  • ​              3 Course  4 Course Tasting   Cantina    
  • 2 Ppl      $95      $125   $110       NA           
  • 4 Ppl      $65        $95     $90       NA      
  • ​6 Ppl      $60        $85     $70      $65       
  • 8 Ppl      $65        $75     $65      $55
  • 10 Ppl    $55        $70     $60      $55 
  • ​12-14     $55        $65     $55      $45 

Pricing for One Dish Family Meals: 

$25-$45 per person for parties of 6 or more 

  • Children Pricing is Available, please ask Chef Melissa 
  • Kids Friendly Menus Also Available  $10- $15 per child