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Recent Cooking reviews in Brisbane

"The cake was gorgeous. Thank you! ❤️"

Baking a cake

$70

"Hannah did an amazing job and the cake and cupcakes were fantastic!"

Cake in the Shape of our Building

$1,100

"Jessie did an awesome job and I'd highly recommend her for any jobs. Will definitely be asking for Jessie's help again."

Meal prep mainly + clean 1 bed apartment

$75

"awesome job"

I need cake delivery

$155

"Absolutely perfect! Cake looks amazing and my child is going to be so excited! I can't thank Hannah enough for her work!"

Bake me a Cake

$60

"An absolute pleasure to deal with. Organised, on time, used initiative and meals look great. Thanks "

Meal Prep for Family In Brisbane

$100

What's the average cost of a cook in Brisbane

$80 - $195

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$80

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$117

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$195

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What do cooking services include?

You can hire a cook to provide food for a range of meals and occasions, from home cooking and meal prep to specialty cooking and even dinner party catering. You can arrange cooking services to happen in your own kitchen or your cook can bring the food ready-prepared. Your chef will take care of everything from buying ingredients to cleaning up. Here’s what you can expect depending on your cooking service:

Home cooking
Want fresh meals in your home? Your home chef can either offer regular home cooking services where they cook multiple nights per week, or provide a one-off meal if you just need occasional help. Your private chef will ask if you have any food preferences or intolerances, how many people they need to cook for, and what appliances and equipment they can use. They’ll usually plan the meals ahead of time, purchase the ingredients, and freshly cook the meals in your kitchen, and then clean up before they go.

Baking
Want to impress your best friend with an amazing cake for her birthday party? Or perhaps it’s your turn to bring some baking to work for morning tea? Hire a pastry chef or professional baker to create a cake, biscuits, muffins, or something else tasty. They’ll ask you how many people you’re baking for, any flavour preferences, and any special decorations you’d like. Your baker will bake at their place and deliver the finished product to your home or office once it’s ready.

Dinner party chef
If you’re planning a dinner party with friends, why not hire a dinner party chef to help take all the stress out of hosting? Your professional cook will contact you to confirm the number of guests, what courses/canapes you’d like, and whether the event is formal or informal. They’ll usually prepare most of the food where the event is being held (whether at your home or at a venue) and clean up the kitchen after they’re done.

Specialty cooking
Cooking paleo, vegetarian, vegan, or gluten-free can be a challenge, whether it’s for yourself, a family member, or for an event you’re catering. Fortunately, many cooks are experienced with a range of different food requirements, including food intolerances, special diets, and allergies. When you hire a cook, they’ll choose recipes and ingredients that are suitable, confirming any dietary requirements before they get started. They’ll be careful to avoid cross-contamination if they’re preparing alternative meals for certain members of your family or party.

Meal preparation & planning
If you struggle to come up with meal ideas and always find yourself short of time throughout the week, why not hire a cook to prep your meals for the week? Your personal cook will confirm how many meals you’d like, the number of people, and if you have any preferences. They’ll choose meals that keep well and are easy to store, and taste great fresh or reheated. They’ll either prepare the food in your kitchen (cleaning up afterwards) or drop your freshly prepared meals off when they’re done, packaged and ready for the fridge or freezer.

Recent Cooking tasks in Brisbane

Bake a slice or biscuits and deliver them

$50

Ascot QLD 4007, Australia

13th Jun 2022

I need a slice or batch of biscuits baked for my daughters camp. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 16 June 2022

Baby girl s first bday party

$250

Kangaroo Point QLD, Australia

11th May 2022

Balloons garland ,back drop , and Name signage for little baby s first bday. Also cake stand and with theme of Princess or similar theme. - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 24 July 2022

Cake , chocolate and Teddy bear delivery

$35

Brisbane QLD, Australia

28th Apr 2022

I am looking someone who can pick up cake from the cheesecake shop annerlay and buy chocolate box and teddy bear from Kmart and deliver today in woolloongabba Suburb Today , cake has been paid, i will pay separate for teddy bear n chocolate - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 29 April 2022

Home cooked meal prep

$175

Hamilton QLD, Australia

3rd Apr 2022

I am looking for healthy homemade meal prep for lunch and dinner meals for 2 weeks (28-35 servings total), every fortnight. I would like each serving packaged in separate containers (take-away containers are fine). I would like highly nutritious, low calories, low carb and high protein meals with a good amount of vegetables. You can also provide me with a menu to select from. I will pay for the ingredients. Thank you - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 17 April 2022

Someone to cook me a vegetarian dinner

$40

Toowong QLD 4066, Australia

25th Feb 2022

Looking for a home cooked vegetarian lasagne or bake or something really yummy. I work night shift and have a hard time cooking myself dinner. Want something big I can have in bulk. To be cooked in the takeaway baking trays. Hoping for other vegetarians that can cook something other than the basics. Price is so you can buy the groceries.

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Chocolate n teddy bear

$30

Brisbane QLD, Australia

2nd Jan 2022

I am looking someone who can buy chocolate n teddy bear from Kmart store and deliver in redbank plains TODAY, I will pay separate for chocolate n teddy bear - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 2nd Jan 2022

Decorate the birthdays party

$500

Brisbane QLD, Australia

29th Nov 2021

I want to celebrate my boyfriend birthday and give him a big suprise . I need someone to setup the deco for me - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 2nd Jan 2022

Weekly meal prep

$160

Fortitude Valley QLD, Australia

5th Jun 2022

I am looking for a chef/meal prepped of sorts who can purchase food for me, and prep everything to be cooked. Not necessarily cooking, but essentially packaging lunch and dinner ready to be made with a bit of variety. My diet consists heavily of Gyg and steak at the moment! I am an athlete, I’m looking for someone weekly to do this purchasing and meal prep, and even teach me how to cook a few nice meals. I’d imagine 3-4 hours a week. - Due date: Flexible

Cleaning and Meal Prep help

$60

Clayfield QLD, Australia

3rd May 2022

Hi We have moved recently and lost our lovely lady who came every Friday for 2 hours to help us out with house jobs. The jobs - • empty the dishwasher • put on as many dishwasher loads as needed • dry and put away washed items • clean kitchen surfaces and tidy • boil frozen veggies and put into containers • general tidy and straighten of family room and outside balancing lounge • vacuum and mop upon leaving We are looking for someone who can do the above in our little unit on a Friday morning (it has to be a Friday unfortunately). We had our last lady for 2 years so there is a chance for “permanency” every Friday for the right person. Please note that after we got her from AirTasker we just paid her via bank transfer every week. Cheers Rowan

Meal Preparation/Home Cooking

$30

Paddington QLD, Australia

18th Apr 2022

We are a busy young family looking for someone to assist us with meal preparation on an ongoing basis. Details as follows: - Cooking to be done in-home - location Paddington - Groceries, recipes and equipment to be provided by us - Monthly visit to batch cook meals for the month ahead on an ongoing basis - Preference for one visit per month (approx. 4 types of meals over 4-6 hours), however open to other options e.g. 2 types of meals each fortnight - Duties to include: - Unpacking groceries - Meal preparation - Decanting meal portions into containers and freezing - Full clean of the kitchen and equipment, including emptying rubbish. - Bonus points for someone who can also undertake some light housekeeping such as laundry, changing sheets and tidying however not essential. - Rate: From $20 - $30/hr depending on the standard and speed of cooking. Home cooks are welcome to apply - whilst professional qualifications as a chef are not required, we need an experienced and intuitive cook who knows their way around a kitchen, understands food hygiene and genuinely enjoys cooking! - Due date: Flexible

I’m home meal prep chef

$200

Cannon Hill QLD 4170, Australia

23rd Mar 2022

Wanting 2x meal/day prepped for at least 7 days. Low fodmap diet, organic ingredients, menu created - Due date: Flexible

Meal Prep Brisbane

$100

Brisbane QLD, Australia

15th Feb 2022

Meal prep required. 5 lunches + 5 dinners weekly

Cook my Meal Plan (2x a week)

$75

Kangaroo Point QLD 4169, Australia

21st Dec 2021

I have a meal plan, prepared by a nutritionist. I need someone to prep food for me once or twice a week. I assume it takes about 1-2 hours to prepare a couple of meals. The recepies are quick and easy, ingrdiens are here. Its all fresh and healthy. I could imagine, you come in on monday and cook for Mon, Tue, Wed, Then you come again on Wed and prepare the Meals for Thu, Fri, Sat. On a weekly basis. Attached in a screenshot of a meal plan. - Due date: Flexible

Cake & Cake Pops Delivery (Paddington to Newstead)

$5

Newstead QLD, Australia

22nd Jun 2022

I require someone to pick up a two-tier, double-layer (per tier) cake (with a cake topper) and 60 cake pops from a cake shop in Paddington (4064) and safely deliver to a cafe in Newstead (4006). It will require more than one person (i.e. someone to drive, a second person to hold/guard the cake, and even possibly a third person to hold the cake pops!). The shop opens at 10am and it MUST be delivered no later than 11.30am. Clearly looking for someone who is a safe driver, reliable to turn up and will take care; it is my daughter's 1st birthday so will be devastated if the cake is ruined or forgotten. Example of cake attached. Please make an offer. Thank you in advance. - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 24 July 2022

Baby Shower

$200

Balmoral QLD 4171, Australia

30th May 2022

Baby Shower Photos for 1 Hour - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 5 June 2022

Cake n teddy bear

$40

Brisbane QLD, Australia

1st May 2022

I am looking someone who can pick up cake from the cheesecake sunnybank hills and buy teddy bear from Kmart and deliver today in night' at Runcorn suburb, cake has been paid , i will pay separate for teddy bear - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 1 May 2022

Cook for Indian Home Cooking

$25

Clayfield QLD, Australia

4th Apr 2022

We are a busy young family and looking for a cook who can make simple vegetarian Indian food and wrap up the kitchen post that at our home in Clayfield (Brisbane) on weekdays We are looking for someone who lives close or preferably has their own transport and can come for 2 hours every day anytime between 2 pm - 6 pm Mon to Fri. We are happy to pay $25 an hour or $250 a week (1-2 hours each day for 5 days) which is $1000 for a month. - Due date: Flexible

Bake a celebratory cake for 100 people

$150

Brisbane City, Queensland, Australia

17th Mar 2022

Hello, We just wanted to see if there are any professional cake makers available to prepare a cake for 100 people. This will need to be made for a celebratory event on the 29th April, More details as requested. Drop off to 𝐁𝐑𝐈𝐒𝐁𝐀𝐍𝐄 city

Meal Preparation

$180

Hamilton QLD, Australia

6th Jan 2022

I require ongoing assistance with meal preparation as per my diet plan, 3 hours x twice per week .. and prepare my meals and snacks.. From my home. This is ongoing. Meals are all quiet simple.

Makena cake saying "fnck cancer"

$50

West End QLD 4101, Australia

9th Dec 2021

Hi, my mum just finished her last chemo and radiation treatment for esophagus cancer and is finally able to eat a little. I'm seeking a cake to be made and delivered tomorrow to her in West end, that says the actual F word cancer on top please 😊