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Welcome to Relish Kitchen + Catering

We’re so glad you stopped by!

At Relish Kitchen + Catering, we’re committed to offering food made with fresh, quality ingredients. We tailor our meals especially for your needs—the picky eaters, the adventurous palettes, those with dietary restrictions and everyone in between! Give us a call! Whether you need help with that special event or meals on a daily basis, we’ve got you covered!

Who uses personal chef and catering services?

  • Busy Professionals
  • Active Families
  • Caregivers
  • New Parents
  • The Health Conscious
  • Single Parents (ask about Friday and Saturday delivery for custody weekends)
  • Businesses
  • Realtors
  • Party Hosts
  • Non-profit Organizations
  • Tailgaters

Boutique catering to make your special event one to remember.

Relish Kitchen + Catering provides highly personalized boutique catering services to businesses and folks like you throughout the Pittsburgh area. We work with each client to develop a custom menu, ranging anywhere from a variety of appetizers to a comforting pasta dinner to succulent prime rib roast carved on site. Need to accommodate a specialized diet? No problem! We can customize menus for dairy-free, gluten-free, paleo, low-carb, vegetarian, and many other specialized diets.

Your special event deserves special care. You can count on us to hand-select the freshest, tastiest ingredients available. Our foods are all made from scratch based on Chef Kim’s personal recipes and prepared in a licensed commercial kitchen. Chef Kim personally ensures that the food is prepared fresh for each event, then packaged and transported to keep hot foods hot, cold foods cold, and hungry people happy.


Getting Started

First let’s have a conversation about your event, the food you’d like to serve, and your budget. We can talk over the phone or meet for coffee—whatever is easiest for you! Once we know what you have in mind, we’ll develop a customized menu that fits your vision AND your wallet. We’ll then work with you to finalize the details until it’s just right. When that happens, a signed contract and deposit will reserve your date—and you can cross food off your list of things to worry about!

The Day of Your Event

Your event is important. The day is likely full of excitement and maybe a little (or a lot of) anxiety. We’ll take the worry and stress out of providing the food for your guests, so you can relax and enjoy yourself. You can expect us to arrive promptly and in plenty of time to set up for your event.

Book us for your next event!

  • Corporate & Business Luncheons
  • Open House Appetizers
  • Parties (Anniversary, Birthday, Holiday, and more!)
  • Bridal Breakfasts
  • Bridal & Baby Showers
  • Backyard BBQs
  • Any Special Occasion

What they're saying...

“Job well done! The holiday luncheon went off without a hitch, and the crew really enjoyed the meal. Everything was delectable – the meatloaves went over like gangbusters! I really appreciate you accommodating us on such short notice, and I look forward to working with you again.”
Bill A.Monongahela, PA
"Chef Kim is so professional and easy to work with. Her food is beyond amazing! Absolutely nothing could of been improved! She is an amazing young woman!"
Catherine B.Venetia, PA

Personal chef services delivering fresh, healthy meals right to your door.

Relish Kitchen + Catering has provided custom personal chef service to households in Pittsburgh’s south suburbs since 2013. Our health department-inspected & licensed commercial kitchen is located in South Fayette Township. This is where we take all the work out of meal time for you!

Communities in our delivery area for personal chef service include Bethel Park, Bridgeville, Carnegie, Castle Shannon, Cecil Township, Collier Township, Dormont, Heidelberg, Kennedy Township, Mt. Lebanon, Peters Township, Robinson Township (Allegheny County), Rosslyn Farms, Scott Township, South Fayette Township, Thornburg and Upper St. Clair.


Getting Started

The first step is to get you added to the weekly menu emails that go out on Thursdays.  Each menu includes options for the carnivores, seafood lovers and vegetarians – there’s something for everyone!

We are happy to accommodate specific dietary requirements (gluten-free, dairy-free, low-carb, etc.), and we love to take recipe requests.  Let Chef Kim know when you plan to order next, and she’ll make sure the items you desire are on the menu.

Orders are typically due on Fridays, and meal deliveries are on Tuesdays.  There are no contracts; you just order whenever you’re ready for meals.  It’s that easy!

Got Questions?

Contact Chef Kim to get your questions answered or discuss special dietary needs!

Why you'll love it!

  • No planning, grocery shopping, cooking or cleaning up.
  • More time with people you love, doing things you love.
  • Meals created specifically for your dietary restrictions.
  • Nutritious, delicious meals for you and loved ones.
  • No more throwing away food that you never prepare.

What they're saying...

"Thank you for cooking for my family last week. The Cranberry-Portobello Beef Brisket and Broccoli Mac n Cheese were delicious! It takes a lot to please 3 boys (12, 9, and 5) and you succeeded. My 5 year old said "she is the best cooker!”"
Jennifer G.Bethel Park, PA
"We loved all of our meals. They truly were delicious and so easy to heat up because of the way that you packaged them!"
Carmela V.Mt. Lebanon, PA

Hi there, I’m Chef Kim!

Chef Kim Smith

Hi, I’m Kim! Cooking and baking for others has always been my passion. At age two, I was making peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, and by three I was rolling pie dough. As a youngster, I worked incessantly to perfect eggs over medium (Dad ate a whole lot of fried eggs with broken yolks!), fluffy pancakes, grilled cheese sandwiches, rigatoni, barbecued chicken, broccoli-cheese casserole, chocolate chip cookies and countless desserts.

Despite all of this, I did not pursue culinary school. Instead, I took a technical path and spent 22 years working for engineering firms. Then blogs happened, and I hopped on the bandwagon in 2010 with my own recipe blog. The blog transformed from a hobby into a personal chef business, Kimmers in the Kitchen. In two short years, it grew to include boutique catering services and Relish Kitchen + Catering was born. In that time, I’ve earned credentials as a certified Food Safety Manager from the National Registry of Food Safety Professionals and premier-level membership in the United States Personal Chef Association.

My mission is to make life easier for individuals and businesses by providing restaurant-quality meals in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and surrounding suburbs. My clients save time, stress and money while I grocery shop, prep, cook, and clean up. The result is delicious, beautiful food for you, your family, and guests without worry and stress.

If you are short on time, desire, know-how, ability in the kitchen, or need help with business meals or special events, let’s talk. It would be a pleasure to bring peace into your life through meals prepared by Relish Kitchen + Catering. Improving the health and lives of others through my cooking and baking passion is what I love to do. It’s what I’ve always loved to do!

Let’s chat!

Have a question? Want to order personal chef service? Need an event catered? We’d love to hear from you! Fill out the form and Chef Kim will get in touch to chat about how we can help make your life easier or your next event extra special.

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