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A Chef's Kitchen

501 Prince George St, Ste 102, Williamsburg, VA 23185-3664
+1 757-564-8500
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cornbread” (44 reviews)
“meringue” (8 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
501 Prince George St, Ste 102, Williamsburg, VA 23185-3664
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Delightful experience....Chef has great skill and knowledge of the restaurant kitchen. The food is wonderful......especially his corn bread.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charming Chef Gonzalez regales his audience (sitting in stepped rows) with stories about food as he guides you through the preparation of the meal you are about to eat..Delicious food with recipes provided at the end. Pricey, but worth it! Everything included, appetizer, champagne, food,...More

Thank oliviash
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Food Network, but better because you get to eat it! Chef John serves multi course meal, complete with wine/champagne pairings. The beautiful meals are prepared in front of you, with stories, culinary tips, food history and humor. There is a long wait for the reservation,...More

Thank perworth
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We had reservations for almost five months, and it was well worth the wait! We were treated to a beautifully prepared five course meal with wine pairings served in an intimate theater style dining room that seated around 25. Chef John is a wealth of...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We've had the pleasure of A Chef's Kitchen experience 3 times now...all the way from Canada...& we loved it each & every time! Chef John's knowledge of cooking is endless & along with Chef Nick...they are sure to prepare you an amazing meal! With the...More

Thank June J
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This is a great way to spend an evening. Chefs John and Nick prepare a fantastic dinner while teaching you about food preparation. It is lively, informative and the dinner is delicious. Plan ahead though. Reservations are sold out months in advance.

Thank James S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The chef (and his assistant) provide you with outstanding food but the banter and information is amusing and informative.

Thank SRP800
Reviewed 5 May 2017

It is not just a dinner. It is fine dining , cooking education, including how to buy which products for the best results. We were served a different with with every course. Offers shopping for gourmet items too.

Thank rocketslady
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This was our second time at a Chef's Kitchen. Chef John Gonzalez may have been an executive chef at the Ritz in DC (among other places), but he is also obviously a showman and entertainer. He easily kept our attention and entertained us for a...More

Thank KirkinPA
Reviewed 2 May 2017

If you are headed to Williamsburg and know that you want a truly great dining experience, then try to get a reservation at A Chef's Kitchen. The restaurant is the perfect teaching and enjoying experience. The chef's are so great at explaining everything about the...More

Thank hll333
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Bradley M
19 May 2017|
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Response from Rebecca B | Reviewed this property |
No we always tip.
Elizabeth P
24 March 2017|
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Response from LisaWW | Reviewed this property |
Not really, but not ratty!
9 January 2017|
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Response from ASavvy1 | Reviewed this property |
Please google - A Chef's Kitchen Williamsburg contact - site for menus, reservations, directions, contact information, history, and answers to frequently asked questions. There is also a home site - google A Chef's Kitchen... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Prince George St, Ste 102, Williamsburg, VA 23185-3664
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-564-8500
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