Chefs as seen on Tv, read about in magazines and heard on podcasts
ABOUT private chef, no restaurant week
Private Chef, No Restaurant Week introduces trendier ways to dine by producing fun, intimate chef-driven experiences that feature celebrity and aspiring top chefs.
Each chef will bring their own original style and skills to show off for foodies and restaurateurs in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Foodies will also have an opportunity to hear from restauranteurs, entrepreneurs disrupting the food and beverage industry, executive chefs, and local farmers.
Every day Private Chef No Restaurant Week brings something different to the table. Let's eat!
Chefs Confirmed Weekly
Executive sous chef at kith/kin
Author of Seasons to taste
owner of The Uncaged Chefs
celebrity private chef
Owner at Soul-met
Kareem "Mr. Bake" Queeman
Owner of Mr. Bake
Winner of discovery family's Bake It Like Buddy Competition
Winner of America's Best Baker DC
Owner of My Cake Theory
2 Chefs + A Pan
Sheen Ricks and Darrell Stokes
Authors of You Can Do It! Vol 1
Owner of Killa Cakes
Owner of Perfect Little Bites
Founder of Chefs Without Restaurants
Owner of Chef Anthony Events
4x Published Author
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS at a glance
All events will take place in Washington, DC
kick-off brunch & media party hosted by the founder of the private chef, no restaurant week. featuring masters of the craft md/dc winner elliot satterwaite, discovery family's bake it like buddy winner, kareem "mr. bake" queeman, Chef Mike B, nova food king, dmv foodie crew, and others.
Sep 23: Chefs with Cookbooks at Walls of Books (3325 Georgia Ave NW)
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Meet and greet with chefs turned authors. Find out the secret to the sauce, discover new recipes, and purchase autographed cookbooks. featuring jonathan bardzik author of seasons to taste, anthony thomas author of mommy, daddy What Is this? and meal prep is the new leftovers, & sheen ricks and darrell stokes authors of you can do it volume 1. This event is hosted by 8x published author nevin martell. free to the public.
Designed for chefs by chefs. Workshops, panels, and dialogues to help provide support and resources for private chefs. Speakers include celebrity chefs, food publicists, photographers, distributors, restauranteurs, farmers, and professional service experts in collaboration with chefs without restaurants.
Sep 26: Destination X (200 V St SW Dock A)
5 pm - 9 pm
Trying authentic, international cuisine on a private boat from your own private chef is a foodie-travel bug’s wildest dream come true. travel new flavors and delicious in collaboration with dine diaspora and our captain from DC Boating Adventures.
Dock Party and Sailing.
Hosted by wpgc’s Poet, featured chefs will interpret DC into edible form with all dishes infused or made with chocolate. eat through the District and experience a unique food journey featuring Kareem "mr. bake" queeman, owner or Mr. Bake, wanda henderson owner or wanda's on 7th and yahya sardari owner of coffy cafe.
Sep 28: Closing Event - Chefs and Cocktails (James Creek Marina, 200 V St SW)
8 pm - Midnight
an upscale dining experience with small plates and heavy hors d'oeuvres. Guests will taste a variety of new, signature dishes tableside from their very own private chef and mixologist accompanied by music and beautifully curated themed tables