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                                            Answering the question...

                                                 "What's for dinner?"

Make us your one stop gift shop!

If you are looking for  unique gifts that can be customized for family or friends, you've come to the right place.

Gift certificates available for

cooking lessons,

a special dinner for two


delicious home cooked meals delivered to their door!

Call today and give the gift of time.

Chef Ann Marie









With the Holidays approaching,


We know life can get a little crazy.  Don't let your loved ones nutrition and taste buds suffer.


Let us help you get delicious, healthy dinners on the table while you take care of all the holiday shopping and festivities!


Whether its 1 or 2 meals a week or 10 meals a month, we can help by preparing customized, freezer friendly meals that can take minutes to prepare. 


You don't have to compromise; give us a try and have peace of mind, knowing your family is getting the best quality, home- cooked meals.


We'll feed your family the way you would, if you had the time!




Chef Ann Marie at 860-597-7494










What's better than take-out?


Home-cooked meals with fresh, organic produce & sustainable meats and fish,




We have everything you need to satisfy and nourish, as well as gather the family around the dinner table with wholesome, heartwarming dinners, without having to plan, shop, prep or clean up!






Dinners By Design is a professional personal chef service offering affordable individual and family meal plans of nutritious, wholesome foods.  We provide complete, balanced meals prepared in your kitchen and specifically designed to satisy your taste preferences and attain your health and nutritional goals.

 Now you can sit down and enjoy a delicious, home-cooked meal made from scratch without the hassle of cooking or even grocery shopping while we save you time, energy and money.

What IS for dinner?

 At the end of a long, busy day that's one question Dinners by Design can help you answer.



Dinners by Design can also cater your special event,

from a romantic candle light dinner for 2

to a small dinner party or a special event to 100!





Schedule a private COOKING LESSON or

Design your own COOKING PARTY

Visit with friends while you sip, taste delicious food, get  tips, techniques & learn new recipes!


Go for the interative class where you and friends are chopping, dicing, grilling, sauteeing and then eating food you selected and prepared -- with the help of your personal chef, of course!

For more info call Chef Ann Marie at



Serving delicious, wholesome meals in
Greater Hartford and New London Counties

Avon, West Hartford, Farmington, Marlborough, Glastonbury, Colchester, East Hampton, Hebron, Columbia, Andover, Lebanon, Portland, Middletown, Haddam, Durham, Chester, Deep River, Lyme, Cromwell, Wethersfield, Rocky Hill 


 Contact us today to find out how a our services can help simplify your lifestyle!

Answering the question ...

"What's for Dinner?"


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