• Private Chef Nicole Los Angeles
  • Modern American

Signature dish:  

Pasta

About Me

I am a creative and passionate chef. I am experienced in French, American, Italian, Healthy, Gluten-free, Vegetarian Foods.
I bake pastries as well. I have been cooking professionally since I was 14 years old.
I am passionate upon delivering a blend of flavors that fulfills your tastebuds.
I have published my first cookbook, Eat & Play the Part.
I teach cooking lessons and classes to anyone would like to learn how to cook and bake.
I look forward to cooking for you as well as teaching you my recipes.
Bon Appetite

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Reviews (30)

  • Nicole was amazing. What a great night. Incredible food top-notch service my guests absolutely loved the evening. We will be back!

    • Worked on March 12, 2020
  • Wow wow wow!! Nicole did an amazing job creating the perfect menu for our anniversary dinner!! Her white fish ceviche was so fresh and packed with so much flavor! I probably would have been satisfied with just that alone, but her talent and food carried through the night. Her salad, main entree, and dessert were so elegantly presented and all very tasty! The best part of it all is that she gave us so much left overs!! When everything was done she left my kitchen so clean! It was nice to not have to do any dishes! Nicole was very professional and friendly... I will definitely consider booking her again! 5 stars all the way!!

    • Worked on January 30, 2020
  • We can not recommend Table at Home and Chef Nicole enough. She threw together the most amazing last minute New Year’s Eve dinner for 20 that was perfect!!

    • Worked on December 30, 2019
  • Chef Nicole is amazing. Her food was delicious, and she was very professional. Highly recommend!!!

    • Worked on December 20, 2019
  • Nicole was so awesome! She was very relaxed and low-stress whole cooking for 20 people - even when she showed up and the kitchen had no pans! The food was amazing. She made beef bourguignon for us, and it was to die for! Her chocolate ganache cake is a dream. Will definitely hire her again.

    • Worked on December 9, 2019
  • Nicole was an absolute pleasure to work with. She was easy to communicate with, punctual, polite and friendly. The dishes she prepared for my Holiday dinner were delicious and she graciously prepared a back up plan for guests who don’t eat duck! The dessert she prepared was sublime. I would highly recommend her for cooking and making in home dining stress free!

    • Worked on December 1, 2019
  • Chef Nicole was amazing. She cooked my friends and I a delicious meal, was friendly, on time and knew her way around a kitchen. I am currently eating a leftover slice of her french chocolate cake which is divine.
    What a great experience!
    Thank you Chef!

    • Worked on October 29, 2019
  • Nicole is an incredible person and chef. She was spot on and part of our dinner party. Great attitude! Par excellence.

    Can someone email me my Amex receipt

    • Worked on October 24, 2019
  • Nicole was above and beyond phenomenal. I grew up in the home of a French chef. So by default I stand to be particular. She impressed on every level even modifying the main the course and making separate matching vegan versions to accommodate two people with dietary constraints. Personality and professionalism glossed with wonderful charm. Don’t think twice! Nicole is your definitive choice!

    • Worked on October 21, 2019
  • Nicole's food was amazing. She served seven professional women who have been lucky enough to dine well in the past and we all agreed Nicole's meal was a memorable favorite. Her presentation was thoughtful, her demeanor while she cooked in an open kitchen next to our table was professional, and her interaction with our guests was delightful. I will absolutely work with her again.

    • Worked on October 16, 2019
  • Chef Nicole was awesome! Great menu ideas, showed up and delivered an amazing, tasty dinner for a big group (10 people) with minimal kitchen support (it was an airbnb, so we had very little to work with).

    Would definitely hire her again.

    • Worked on October 11, 2019
  • Chef Nicole was great! Very responsive to messages and worked with me on figuring out the perfect menu for our two-person birthday dinner. She was prompt and so nice. She made a flatbread, a roasted pear salad, two beautiful whole branzinos, and an apple tart, and everything was fantastic. She made sure we had leftovers for the next day too! Our kitchen was pristine after she finished. It was exactly what we were hoping for -- a no-stress, delicious, fun meal.

    • Worked on October 9, 2019
  • Nicole was a dream to work with! From the beginning she was so accommodating when it came to changes to the menu. She arrived on time and was lovely to have around in the kitchen. She cooked a meal for husband’s birthday that we had in our backyard. She was fine with my timing and pacing of the meal and when it was done the kitchen was spotless! Overall, it was a fantastic experience and I would highly recommend Nicole. Make sure to request her ceviche and her garlic and chive mashed potatoes were to die for!

    • Worked on September 15, 2019
  • This was the best meal of my life! I hired Chef Nicole to surprise my wife with an in-home private meal (after a couples massage for the two of us), and I didn’t know what I was going to get. Nicole was very accommodating when it came to menu alterations and ideas, and the meal ended up being 10 times better than I ever imagined. Mushroom and onion tart, spinach and beat salad topped with goat cheese, gluten free brown rice pasta with the softest and most amazingly marinated sea bass I’ve ever had! Garlic broccoli and asparagus on the side...it was amazing! If you want to make your life really easy, just tell her you want the “Rener Gracie Special” and she’ll make you the exact same meal, and if you’re not 100% satisfied, I’ll give you a free month of jiu-jitsu lessons at my academy in Torrance! 🙏🏼

    • Worked on August 16, 2019
  • Chef Nicole was great! She did weekly meal prep for us - everything was delicious, left the kitchen spotless after, and was a pleasure to be around. Highly recommend!

    • Worked on August 13, 2019
  • She’s excellent, professional, lively, and educated. Food was awesome. I will be using her again.

    • Worked on July 25, 2019
  • Our meal with Chef Nicole was just incredible! She prepared an amazing 4 course meal that our guests are still talking about a day later (and still picking at the leftover dessert!). She was also extremely flexible, patient and fun to have in the kitchen. We loved her so much we wanted to hold her hostage so she could make us breakfast ;)

    • Worked on July 20, 2019
  • Chef Nicole did a great job accommodating our special requests, we booked somewhat last minute along with the challenge of adding a separate menu for two vegans. She listened and adjusted the menu based on our requests and came up with something that made everyone happy. She showed up right on time and with plenty of food to prepare for us. On top of cooking a great meal, she talked us through the preparations for the food and let us watch what she was doing as well. While we were eating the main course she baked a chocolate vegan cake while she cleaned up the kitchen. Not only did we end up with a great warm cake to eat we had a clean kitchen after. There were plenty of leftovers after the meal that we could enjoy even after she had left. Overall we had a good experience with Nicole and she was very accommodating to all of our needs.

    • Worked on June 30, 2019
  • Saviche and beet salad were great!

    • Worked on June 9, 2019
  • Chef Nicole prepared the most delicious meal for our large party! I felt bad scheduling this event last minute but Chef Nicole came up with a delicious, filling meal from appetizers, main course and dessert. We also had plenty of leftovers. Table at Home is a brilliant concept when looking to add a unique element to any at home celebration. Highly recommend. Thank you Chef Nicole.

    • Worked on June 5, 2019
  • Chef Nicole was absolutely amazing! I would definitely recommend her - she came over while I was out on a sunset sail for my bfs birthday and prepared the best surprise birthday dinner ever! She came over and worked her magic in the kitchen while we were out and we came home to an incredibly delicious meal! My bf was so surprised and loved everything she cooked. Her ceviche is incredible!!! She is so sweet and even set a beautiful ambiance - I asked her to light some candles and spread out rose petals and she did such a beautiful job. Her attention to detail was right on point and it was the perfect way to spend a romantic evening! I will definitely use her again - she is the best!!

    • Worked on June 2, 2019
  • Nicole was awesome. Fantastic food. Very professional and a great experience.

    • Worked on May 10, 2019
  • Our group of 10 girls loved Nicole as our private chef! Nicole showed up on time, prepped all the food, presented it to us and cleaned up everything in the kitchen before taking off! We had a wonderful meal with leftovers to enjoy throughout the weekend!

    • Worked on April 9, 2019
  • Nicole was great to work with. She tailored the menu based on our requests, and arrived early so that she was able to have everything ready for us at the exact time we wanted to eat. She even ended up using the extra ingredients she had purchased to prepare other food that wasn’t on the menu. The food was excellent, and everyone really enjoyed the experience Nicole provided us.

    • Worked on April 8, 2019
  • Chef Nicole did an amazing job creating a wonderful environment for Mother's Day at my home. She was full of energy and flexible with the menu to accommodate the audience.

    Great experience and I look forward to doing it again!

    • Worked on March 10, 2019
  • Nicole made it feel and smell like home! She is so professional, so easy going, and VERY kind. We loved every meal and she stuck to every small diet detail my husband and kids had. Thank you for the best experience

    • Worked on March 7, 2019
  • Chef Nicole was great. Food was delicious, fresh yummy. She's a lovely person too which added to the overall great experience!

    • Worked on February 6, 2019
  • Nicole was fantastic! We hired her for a big party at our home including more than 30 people. She was there early, an absolute joy to have in our home and the food was delicious! We can’t wait to have Nicole cook for us again.

    • Worked on February 4, 2019
  • The overall experience was outstanding. The presentation and timing were spot on. Would absolutely use the service and Nicole again, good job.

    • Worked on January 9, 2019
  • We are so glad we got Nicole to cook for our family dinner! Everything was perfect. She showed up when she said she would, everything she cooked was absolutely amazing, and she left the kitchen cleaner than it was when she arrived. I highly recommend Chef Nicole!

    • Worked on January 5, 2019
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