Does Placemat accommodate my dietary restrictions + preferences? Yes, we accommodate all dietary restrictions and preferences. Including, but not limited to Whole30, keto, paleo, vegan… we got you. Where does Placemat source its ingredients + goods from for meals? We source all of our ingredients from local farmers, farmers markets, and strategic relationships with small businesses throughout the community, locally and organically ensuring quality. Is Placemat a catering company? We are not a catering company, but an on-site private chef experience. We prepare your meals on location in your kitchen with the help of creative and talented culinary teams who are passionate about bringing foods that heal rather than harm to the table. Does Placemat supply flatware, serving trays, & utensils? If possible, we like to use available flatware, serving trays, and utensils from your kitchen in order to create a dining experience around a home cooked meal prepared in your kitchen. After your meal we take care of cleaning the dishes. Additionally, we bring an array of options to present your meal with and on. If you are not comfortable with us using your flatware, serving trays, and utensils, we are more than happy to supply them at an additional cost. What is the minimum and maximum number of guests that Placemat can accommodate? Our current minimum number for a reservation is 8 and the maximum for in home service is 125. Even if your party doesn't fall into this range please feel free to reach out. We are always willing to explore other opportunities to accommodate all requests where and when we can. What is the cost to have Placemat come prepare a brunch or dinner? Pricing is done per person. Brunches start at $50 per person and dinners start at $60 per person. Both brunches and dinners include 5 courses served family-style. Do you require a deposit for dinners? At this time we require your party to make a $50 deposit to hold + confirm your reservation date, which is applied to the final bill. Placemat does not store credit card information. This is a single authorization charge made by Placemat, LLC. If your reservation is cancelled more than 5 days prior to reservation date, PlaceMat will refund your deposit. How do I pay for the Placemat services? You will receive an invoice electronically for your brunch or dinner on the Monday or Friday following the event. How long does a typical brunch or dinner take? We strive to be in and out of your homes and kitchens in about three hours. Does Placemat offer meal prep services? Placemat does not currently offer meal prep services. We want to ensure that whenever you are enjoying our food that you are enjoying it at its freshest. Is it possible to customize our menu? We work diligently to customize our menu to meet you and your party's needs. Does Placemat offer cooking classes? At this time, Placemat does not offer traditional cooking classes. When hiring Placemat you and your party are more than welcome to help out in the kitchen or ask as many questions during the process. We want to provide an unmatched experience and believe that preparing food in front of your party truly captures this lost tradition of gathering that is unparalleled.