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EL CHEF Taco Services

Preferred Caterer
Food Truck
Los Angeles, CA
5+ Years in business

Super Great For

  • Family Events
  • Huge Events
  • Corporate Catering
  • Weddings

EL CHEF cooks every meal with high-quality ingredients to create culinary delights for our customers and their guests in order to guarantee freshness.

Chef Santos of EL CHEF Taco Services

Menu

GRILLED PRESS PANINI SANDWICHES

The Good Morning

Pepper Jack, fresh Italian basil, crispy bacon, chives, Italian herbs, two sunny side-up eggs, thyme, parmigiano, and a touch of mayo

The Five-Cheese Tomato & Basil Melt

Muenster, pepper Jack, cheddar, Jack cheese, Italian fresh basil, sautéed tomatoes with garlic, pepper, thyme, rosemary, Italian herbs, parmigiano, and secret sauce

Emylee’s Grilled Cheese (Abby’s Choice)

Cheddar, Jack cheese, a touch of butter, and olive oil on white bread

The Hearty Breakfast

Grilled ham, sautéed spinach, white onions, tomatoes, black pepper, garlic, rosemary, chives, tarragon flakes, two scrambled eggs, crispy bacon, Muenster cheese, fresh Italian basil, parmigiano, and chef's hearty sauce

The Club-Style

Grilled ham, Muenster cheese, fresh Italian basil, sautéed tomatoes, pepper, tarragon flakes, pickles, parmigiano, and chef's hearty sauce

The Supreme Morning

Two scrambled eggs, chorizo, grilled ham, chipotle sauce, chef's hearty sauce, sautéed tomatoes, white onions, tarragon flakes, garlic, pepper, fresh Italian basil, Italian herbs, mozzarella cheese, and parmigiano

The Original Veggie-Lover's

Secret sauce, cilantro, sautéed spinach, red onions, mushrooms, tomatoes, garlic, black pepper, tarragon flakes, pepper Jack, parmigiano, fresh Italian basil, and Italian herbs

The Original Chicken Platinum

Secret sauce, marinated chicken, sautéed spinach, red onions, mushrooms, tomatoes, garlic, black pepper, parmigiano, tarragon flakes, pepper Jack, fresh Italian basil, and Italian herbs

The Texas Steak

Black beans, a touch of mayo, sautéed red onions, tomatoes, sweet oregano, black pepper, garlic, marinated steak, parmigiano, pepper Jack cheese, fresh Italian basil, and Italian herbs

The Tropical Hawaiian

Secret honey mustard sauce, grilled ham, mozzarella cheese, crispy bacon, fresh grilled pineapple with rosemary, Italian herbs, and parmigiano

Al Pastor & Grilled Ham

Authentic Mexican al pastor, grilled ham, fresh-cut cilantro, tarragon, Italian herbs, mayo, dijon mustard, Muenster cheese, parmigiano, pickles, and fresh Italian basil

Chorizo Tex-Mex

Pinto beans, Central-American chorizo, sautéed chives, tomatoes, spinach with garlic & pepper, jalapeños, chipotle smokey sauce, sweet oregano flakes, mozzarella, and a touch of mayo

Al Pastor Cubano

Al pastor, sautéed red onions, tomatoes, pinto beans, a touch of mayo, mozzarella, parmigiano, jalapeños, and chipotle smokey sauce

Joe's Barbecue Chicken

BBQ sauce-caramelized grilled chicken, caramelized red onions, a touch of bourbon, freshly-cut cilantro, and mozzarella cheese

Sides

Authentic Mexican Rice

Rice sautéed in a skillet until golden brown, and flavored with chicken broth

Pinto Beans

Tomato Mint Cucumber Salad

Tomatoes, red onion, cucumber, green onion, garlic, and parsley, topped with lemon-mint dressing and a touch of olive oil

Compose Salad

Green salad with red onions, julienned carrots, diced cucumbers & tomatoes, and your choice of ranch or Thousand Island dressing

Seasoned Fries

Steak-cut, seasoned fries

Desserts

Caramelized Strawberry Ice Cream

A scoop of vanilla ice cream with fresh caramelized strawberries, strawberry sauce, black spicy rum, and chocolate syrup

Drinks

Jamaica

Hibiscus water with fresh mint

Horchata

Soft Drinks

MEXICAN CUISINE

Tex-Mex Chicken Enchilada Pie

Three tortillas stacked high, dipped in red sauce, and covered with three cheeses, marinated grilled chicken, grilled onions, queso fresco, and chives

Tex-Mex Fish Tacos

Fried crispy fish, fresh cabbage, white onions, cilantro, and tomatoes covered with creamy jalapeño cilantro sauce

Grilled Pressed Burritos

A panini-pressed four tortilla with authentic Mexican rice, pinto beans, fresh-cut cilantro, white onions, mozzarella, cheddar, Jack cheese, your choice of meat, and a touch of olive oil

Quesadilla

Each Quesadilla is made with Flour Cheddar, mozzarella, Jack cheese, your choice of meat, and a touch of butter in a flour tortilla

Tacos

Your choice of meat garnished with fresh cilantro, white onions, and your choice of red or green salsa

Three-Cheese Veggie Lover's Quesadilla

A flour tortilla with sautéed spinach, cilantro, white onions, mushrooms, tomatoes, chives, Italian basil, garlic, black pepper, thyme, Italian herbs, cheddar, mozzarella, Jack cheese, and a touch of butter

EL CHEF’S SPECIALTY GOURMET DISHES

Chicken, Coconut, and Ginger Curry

Fresh coconut milk, toasted Indian spices, ginger, tomatoes, yellow onions, garlic, fresh-cut cilantro, scallions, and marinated chicken

Chicken Parmigiano Fettuccine Alfredo

Alfredo mushroom sauce over fettuccine pasta, served with tender breaded chicken, covered in mozzarella and marinara sauce

PARTY PACKAGES

Basic Mexican Taco Feast

The Basic Mexican Taco Feast includes tacos & quesadillas with your choice of two meats, corn tortillas, condiments & garnishes, rice & beans, Mexican drinks, canned drinks, and plastic dining ware for three hours of service

American Deluxe Feast

The American Deluxe Feast includes gourmet grilled chicken paninis, salad, chicken fettuccine pasta with El Chef's signature marinara sauce, Mexican drinks, canned drinks, and plastic dining ware for three hours of service

Deluxe Mexican Party Feast

The Deluxe Mexican Party Feast includes tacos, large quesadillas, and burritos with your choice of three meats, corn tortillas, condiments & garnishes, rice & beans, Mexican drinks, canned drinks, and plastic dining ware for three hours of service

Meet Chef Santos
What is the story behind your business' name?

When I created the menu, I wanted to have a combination of American cuisine and Tex Mex food. I felt that it was a great combination to serve our customers.

About EL CHEF Taco Services

Run by Chef Jose Santos, who has 10 years experience and counting in the food industry, El CHEF Taco Services is bringing a myriad of Tex Mex eats to events across Los Angeles, CA. Chef Santos and his team don’t just bring gourmet paninis, tacos, and more to the table. They put in extra effort via individual dedication and attention to every single client, ensuring the cuisine served at your event will reflect your vision. For catering that goes above and beyond served up by true professionals, El CHEF Taco Services is your hero.

When Chef Santos and his team show up at your event, be prepared for a top-tier catering experience delivered by uniformed workers who provide quick, courteous service. Everything is made on site with the highest quality ingredients to ensure the best possible taste. Whether you sink your teeth into a panini suited up with everything from fresh Italian basil to crispy bacon or a good old-fashioned street taco, the taste will be on point. So, what are you waiting for? Book EL CHEF Taco Services for your next event.

MUST TRY

The Chicken Platinum Panini — Chicken, veggies, garlic, black pepper, parmigiano, and pepper jack garnished with tarragon flakes and fresh basil and pressed between bakery fresh bread.

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