Pear Chef is a luxury amenity for luxury buildings. Our handpicked chefs prepare fresh meals, personalized wine and cocktail pairings, and curated snacks exclusively for residents. This eliminates the need for delivery fees or wait times. We take great pride in our offerings and execution and truly hope you enjoy your pear-fect room service!
Our Promise To You:
Pear Chef will prepare fresh, seasonal, flavorful dishes in your building and deliver them to your residence. Our team of highly skilled personal chefs are obsessed with offering a range of offerings to please your palette. We think hard about our food and menu planning; so should you.
Hours of Operation:
Starting Weekdays from 5:30 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.
Danielle Drabkin - CEO and Founder
Danielle Drabkin is a Chicago based entrepreneur who has had experience in both institutional real estate and tech. The marriage of these two industries combined with her passion for anything culinary led to her dream vision, Pear Chef. She gets most excited about executing a seamless experience for residents and learning culinary tricks from the Chefs!
Kyle Markt - Chief Executive Chef
Chef Kyle is 17 year industry veteran who got his start working in fine dining kitchens at 16 years old. Chef Kyle has been executive chef for hotels and catering companies, served as private chef for families and is founding chef of Green Tomato Grill, a fast healthy concept restaurant chain in California. His favorite cuisines are French and Vietnamese. Chef Kyle is most excited to offer his curated cheese and charcuterie plates highlighting the best of the Midwest.
Chef Kari- Head Personal Chef
Chef Kari has been working in the culinary industry for the past 9 years. Her background is French, but she likes to cook a variety of cuisines. She has worked in various restaurants in Southern U.S. as well as a in Switzerland. Local, seasonal cooking is her passion.
Nick Anderson- Real Estate Partner
Nick Anderson is the founder and president of the Fern Hill Company, an opportunistic Chicago-based real estate investment, development, and advisory services firm. Nick has spent his career in the real estate, working for major developers, such as The Related Companies, focusing on acquisitions, development and strategic management.