With impeccable taste and a flare for excellent service, Chef Rich Mancini is quite at home in the kitchen.

While trained at the oldest culinary institute in the United States Chef Rich learned world-class culinary and hospitality, and created a foundation to explore contemporary techniques that he was able to serve to the most prestigious celebrities of the day. He has been chef to a host stars including the Rolling Stones, U2, INXS, the crew of Air Force One, the movie crews for Chain Reaction, My Best Friend’s Wedding and more! Chef Rich has also appeared on several prestigious cooking shows, including Chef Wanted, where he was Season 1 Winner and Hell’s Kitchen.

After an 11-year stint as an acclaimed restaurant owner, Chef Rich is getting back to what feeds his heart – serving directly to people. Whether it’s an in-home gathering, catering, cooking place or a corporate party, the service is sure to satisfy with Chef Rich in the kitchen.

Chef Mancini has a big heart for those in need.  His new site also allows for customers to submit requests for him to donate his services to charities.   He has graciously given his time and resources to UNISEF, One Step Camps cancer organization and Meals on Wheels to name a few.


• Acclaimed restaurant owner in North Shore, Chicago for 11 years
• Member of American Culinary Federation as an Certified Executive Chef, holding licenses in both Chicago and the state of Illinois.


• Washburn Culinary, the oldest culinary institute in the United States. Was taught world- class culinary and hospitality.



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