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Mathayom Private Chefs & St. John Catering

5-3 Grunwald, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
+1 340-777-5464
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“cornbread” (2 reviews)
“full moon” (5 reviews)
“chef ben” (2 reviews)
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French, American, Caribbean, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
5-3 Grunwald, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

We absolutely loved their Full Moon dinner last month which honest was some of the best Thai food I have eaten, in and outside of Thailand. I lived in London for 16 years so have been spoilt by excellent Asian food and this was a...More

Thank Foecampbell
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My husband and I went to an event where the catering was done by Matayom. They grilled stakes to perfection on a portable grill. Brough delicious beverages and set up a bar, cooked shrimp on the barby and mixed a fabulous salad, all in 88...More

Thank denisgianna
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We had Mat do an awesome dinner for us ( my wife and I and two daughters). He let us generally describe what we like and he took it from there. It was a really good shrimp appetizer and then a great local fresh fish...More

1  Thank Paul J
Reviewed 14 July 2017

If you are on island when Chef Mat is cooking Thai, you will have thought you'd died and gone to gastronomic heaven. I've now been to two of his Thai Me Up Full Moon 5 course dinners and am stunned by how marvelous they are....More

1  Thank Robin S
Reviewed 4 July 2017

What a perfect way to end our wonderful wedding day celebration...our own chef preparing a delicious meal at our "wedding week villa"! Chef Pat did a fantastic job...we all loved our meals and his presentation was very professional, as well! To be able to relax...More

1  Thank Gail J
Reviewed 16 May 2017

If we had to use one phrase to describe Mathayom Private Chefs & St. John Catering it would be "mouthwateringly delicious"! Aside from the amazing food, presentation and innovative menus, the staff and Mat himself are the most awesome people! They were so great with...More

Thank tfgimbrone
stjohncaterer, Owner at Mathayom Private Chefs & St. John Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thank you so much, T! Your group was so much fun, and it always makes it memorable when our guests are appreciative of the food and service, especially when we are there every night. We look forward to your next trip down, and I am...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

We had the pleasure of Eric and Pat preparing two excellent dining experiences at our villa during our stay in St. John. The food was fabulous, expertly prepared, and very high quality. Dealt with the company over email and phone...easy to deal with, friendly customer...More

Thank laurenwM765JE
stjohncaterer, Owner at Mathayom Private Chefs & St. John Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you, Lauren! Both Eric and Pat said they had a great time with your group. We appreciate the review.

Reviewed 7 March 2017

Matt and his team did a fabulous job catering for our family of 10 when we visited St. John for a week. The food selection, quality and service were superb. Matt catered our dinner upon arrival after traveling all day (what a delicious way to...More

Thank HuskerJag
stjohncaterer, Owner at Mathayom Private Chefs & St. John Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thanks so much for sharing your experience. We hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

What an evening!!! Nils and staff put on a show. Each dish was perfectly paired with beers from Duvel, Achouffe, Liefmans and Ommengang. The dry aged beef sirloin with Stilton & cauliflower, Brussel sprouts and speck was fantastic. The salt fish croquettes... perfect. Coming back.

2  Thank Emilio_VI_STT
stjohncaterer, Owner at Mathayom Private Chefs & St. John Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2017

Thanks so much! Please keep us posted when you'd like to join us again.

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of having a personal chef come to the villa we stayed in all week for breakfast and several dinners. Nils and Ben were so accommodating and our meals were diverse and delicious. Our breakfast ranged from lobster Benedict to fruit stuffed...More

1  Thank Dolcebellamae
stjohncaterer, Owner at Mathayom Private Chefs & St. John Catering, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thank you for the review and for your kind words. We look forward to serving your group again next time :)

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Gail J
22 November 2016|
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Response from Mathayom V | Property representative |
Good morning, Gail: We'd love to help out Alyssa and Steve! We have been to Reefside several times and so are familiar with it. In lieu of posting your contact information in a public forum, please feel free to reach out... More
26 July 2016|
Response from Mathayom V | Property representative |
Good afternoon! Please excuse the delay in responding, our alerts were not set up yet. Yes, we are available to cater your group of 6 people. We have a variety of service levels from Gourmet Delivery to Family-Style... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 45 - US$ 190
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-3 Grunwald, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 340-777-5464
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Mathayom Private Chefs & St John Catering offer in villa dining, gourmet drop off, wedding & event catering, catering for private jets and charter boats, furniture rental for events, and more. We serve St John and St Thomas, and our event space at Windy Level is available for weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, and other private events!
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