Struggling to Eat Healthy During Pandemic?

The current Coronavirus pandemic is altering our lives more and more each day. With daily activities paused, and less access to fresh food from the grocery stores, restaurant closures, and gym closures, it can feel more difficult than ever to maintain a healthy lifestyle. California Chef is here to provide Los Angeles and surrounding areas…

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Senior Meal Delivery

Stay Home – Meal Delivery for Seniors

California Chef is open for business in the greater Los Angeles area! We are pleased to inform our customers that CA Chef is allowed to stay open during the ‘shelter in place’ mandate, as a safe, nutritious meal delivery option in the community. We are currently cooking up a storm, prepping tasty, nutritionally balanced meals…

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Personalized Meal Delivery for Families

With the current COVID-19 pandemic affecting daily lives in our community and across the country, California Chef would like you to know that we are here for you. As each day brings new restrictions to our normal routines and activities, including school and office closures, it is as important as ever to eat well and…

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California Chef Celebrates 14 Years!

When California Chef started 14 years ago, on August 1st, 2005, the meal delivery industry was in its infancy. It used to take me a half hour to explain to people what I did, and then they’d say, “Oh, you’re a caterer!”–“Ahh, no!”  Now, in 2019, there are many more choices for meal delivery service,…

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Best Times to Exercise by Dr. Farid Zarif

You have either asked this question or wondered about it, “What are the best times for exercise.Now a new study may finally shine some light on the matter. Researchers found that exercising before eating has several beneficial effects, including preventing weight gain and maintaining insulin sensitivity. Researchers in Belgium took 27 healthy young men and…

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Welcome Dr. Farid Zarif to the California Chef Team!

Dr. Farid Zarif is a professional nutritionist. He is a former instructor at Western University School of Medicine, and has a PhD in human nutrition with a masters in public health. Dr. Zarif has 10 plus years of experience in management and education, his specialties are: Eating disorders, mental wellness therapy, holistic and functional nutrition,…

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Happy Anniversary, California Chef!

We at California Chef are celebrating our 13th year in business this month! And we would like to thank each and every one of you who have used our service at any time during that span! From Day 1, we have dedicated ourselves to providing the absolute best food for our clients, and we can…

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Yelp Users Say, “We Love You, California Chef!”

We just received a certificate from Yelp acknowledging us as “one of the most highly rated and best reviewed businesses on Yelp!” This follows notification back in April that for the 5th year in a row, we have been named an American Express Card Member Favorite! The message seems crystal clear: Once people try California…

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Happy Independence Day, USA!

I’d like to wish everyone the very best in their Independence Day celebration today! But, I also urge everyone in the days ahead to take a deep, unflinching look at the quality of our democracy and think hard about how each of us can help to improve its health. We are a deeply divided nation,…

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A Spring in Our Step on This Taxing Day!

Although Tax Day is rarely a cause for celebration, we at California Chef were just informed that we were once again named as an American Express Card Member Favorite! We work hard every day to prepare the absolute finest meals so that all of our clients can enjoy wonderful dishes specifically tailored to meet their…

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