The Most Unique Private Dining Experience - The Chef Upstairs

In-Studio Private Events

Whether hosting family, friends, colleagues or clients, our interactive studios offer a unique and delicious food experience.

It's like having your own private hands-on restaurant; you choose the menu, wine and the specifics to customize your event.

Then you and your guests join our chef in the kitchen to prepare the meal you all get to enjoy.

We follow all public health guidelines to ensure a safe and fun experience for everyone.

IDEAL FOR         

Family and Friend Events - Birthdays, Anniversaries, Retirement, Bachelorette Parties, Bachelor Parties, Bridal Showers, Baby Showers, Rehearsal Dinners

Corporate Events - Interactive Team Dinners, Client Entertaining, Meetings, Holiday Parties, Interactive Cooking, Cocktail Parties

In-Studio Private Event Pricing

Arrival cheese platter and 3-course meal: $1,395 for up to 10 guests; $139.50 per each additional person

Menu upgrades, 4-course menus and Tapas style parties are also available!

Beverages are charged for based on consumption

*Plus HST


We are happy to suggest wine pairings once your menu has been selected. Want to bring your own wine? Sure! We offer a BYOW for a corkage fee of $25/bottle 

Corporate Team Building Virtual Events

Connect your team in the heart of everyone’s home! Classes are interactive, where your team will prepare their meal under the guidance of our chef.

For Corporate events, please see all details here (please contact us for private virtual events for family and friends)

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Full Meal and "Appy Hour" menus


Access to Zoom meeting room 30 minutes prior to event to mingle and ask the chef questions. Ask us about extended times for your presentation needs. We can host on any other virtual platform of your choice.

 *Classes are available in English and French

Virtual Event Pricing

Full Meal: 2.5-3 hour event:

For up to 30 guests: $1,435.00 

For up to 40 guests: $1,880.00

For up to 50 guests: $2,325.00

“Appy Hour” – 1 hour event

For up to 30 guests: $945.00

For up to 40 guests: $1,200.00

For up to 50 guests: $1,495.00


2.5/3-hour full meal virtual cooking class or 1-hour “appy hour” virtual cooking class with personal chef. All set up sheets and recipes provided prior to event. We offer delivery of ingredients too!

*Please note, our minimum pricing for the months of November and December is for up to 30 guests

More information for In-Studio


While most of our events are interactive, we also offer demonstrative or chef prepared and served event styles.

Feeling competitive? Request our IRON CHEF style to add a fun, competitive edge to the event! Your group will be split into teams (1 group per course/dish) for a friendly competition judged by our chef for teamwork, leadership skills, plating technique and of course, taste.


An arrival platter of cheeses, dips, crisps and olives is included.

Choose from seasonal menus, themed menus or tapas style.

Mix and match to create your own custom menu.

Choose a menu for the majority of your group and advise of any allergies/restrictions/concerns so we can accommodate as needed.



Upstairs Studio - up to 25 guests

Downstairs Studio - up to 35 guests


Studio 1 - up to 45 guests

Studio 2 - up to 35 guests

Combined Studios - up to 90 guests for Cocktail/Tapas style events.

*The Vaughan studio location is entirely Wheelchair Accessible 


Ask us about a number of ways we can customize your event to suit your needs:

Sommelier/beverage expert services. Photography services. Meeting/conference space. Working lunches

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The Chef Upstairs is ready for your Corporate or Private Event

Creating Delicious Memories

Hands-on, interactive and delicious fun to bring you and your team together. Cook as a group or have an Iron Chef style showdown and enjoy your collaborative meal.

Unforgettable Menus

With a variety of build-your-own, themed meals, tapas parties or completely custom menus, we have just what you need to ensure all members of your team love your corporate event. Bon Appetite!

2 studios for parties of 10 to 100!

Whether you are hosting your team for a special night out or the entire office for your holiday party, our different-sized studios are the perfect place for everyone to mingle, cook, eat and cheers!

Past Corporate Clients

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