“Chef Russ and his fabulous helper did a cooking class for us in our home through a Living Social deal. We had the option of either rolling up our sleeves and getting our hands dirty along side him, or sitting back and relaxing with a bottle of wine while being schooled. It had been a long week for us so we chose to relax and watch Chef in action. We learned some great tricks to make SERIOUSLY the BEST roasted potatoes you'll ever have, and an amazingly simple lava cake. He also...
“We had Chef Russ come to our house for my 6-year old's birthday party. It was fantastic and Chef was great with the kids. My little guy has asked for him to come back and cook again many times. Definitely recommend him! :)
“Russ is great! He has cooked for our family numerous times and it is always amazing. Try his beef wellington....it's rediculous!! But event the simple stuff like Chili is the best I've ever had. Hurry up and book Chef Russ for whatever you can. Amazing....glad we found him!
“Chef Russ has provided amazing meals for us. We are very picky and only like clean eating. Chef has provided not only variety, but also great tasting meals. The convenience of coming home from work and having the weeks meals waiting is the best! If you are busy people without time to shop, prepare and cook healthy meals I recommend Chef Russ. You will love it!
“I did some graphic design work for Chef Russ years ago and still had his number on my phone. I had a birthday coming up and thought it'd be a great idea to have him come and cook for a dinner party. I am so glad he still had the same number!! He came in with an assistant and took care of EVERYTHING! It was delicious and beautifully presented! I'm a pescatarian, but the others were not so we had a choice of main dish & he accommodated our special needs well. I had the miso coated Sea Bass and...
“Chef Russ and The Hidden Table Gourmet company that he operates is fantastic. I have experienced his services as both a personal chef, and as a caterer for large events. In each category, he has received excellent reviews. His desire to please his clients is second to none. I truly believe that he will continue to polish his operation and organization as the opportunity to cater large events arises, while maintaining his "personal" touches and attention to his...
“Chef Russ is amazing! His food and service is incredible. I have also worked with him during much of his charitable works, when he donates his time to prepare food for large events for local nonprofits. I am so excited for all of his success and would recommend him for any event or occassion!
“I was recently in a wedding on Lake Tahoe. Chef Russ and his team did a fantastic job. They served a cheese and meat appetizer plate, rosemary chicken, roasted vegetables, a gorgonzola salad and the most AMAZING smashed russet and garlic yam potatoes. They were so delicious!! The whole team was fantastic and very nice. They even made the bride and us bridesmaids a little appetizer plate while we were waiting to go down the aisle. They cleaned up and even left us with all the left overs. YUM!...
“I've used Chef Russ three times now. First time he cooked for just our family. We threw him what we thought was a curve ball, asking for something you can't get at most restaurants: Ossu Bucco (beef, not pork), and this was absolutely not a stretch for him. He came, cooked and served a fabuolous dinner, and then cleaned up. :) Next we had a small (8 people) dinner party and that was the truly one of the most amazing dinner parties ever. Everyone was blown...
“I was the president of Folsom BNI, a weekly networking chapter. We hired Chef Russ to provide lunch for our 30+ members and visitors each week and everyone LOVED his meals! We looked forward to a great variety of hot lunches and continue to refer clients to him and hire him back for special events. We had a strict budget and time frame and he handled everything beyond our expectations.
Welcome to the Hidden Table!
The Hidden Table has been proudly serving delicious, gourmet food in Northern California areas for over ten years. Our catering services are perfect for any of life’s special events and weekly in-home meal personal chef services. From weddings to birthday parties, corporate gatherings or even a romantic dinner for two; we provide fresh delicious food with the best service. We pride ourselves in creating for you a personal experience where we aim to go above and beyond your expectations. It is a privilege for The Hidden Table to take part in these precious moments with you.
Chef Russ can customize a menu that will be perfect for you and your guests. We offer a wide range of options that include quality ingredients and local products. We take into account your taste, budget, and dietary restrictions; anything from classic cuisine to vegetarian-friendly and kosher menus.
The Hidden Table has been repeatedly honored locally in Sacramento and Tahoe Areas, bringing excellence in food and friendly, professional service, to every event we cater; no matter how large or small.
We look forward to serving you at your next event!
~ Chef Russ & The Hidden Table team