Affordable Plant Based Services

El Aguacate provides private chef services and is available to cook for your special events, retreats, and pop-ups. Check out our weekly menu of prepared foods for pick up and delivery in the Tamarindo area. We will also help with vegan menu and recipe development along with restaurant consultations.  We can provide meal plans and advise you on your transition to a vegan, plant-based lifestyle.  Hire us for cooking classes at your home, vacation rental or on-site. Please inquire for further information.

Plant-Based Services

Private Chef: 

Hire Matteo to host your dinner party, special event, or romantic dinner. Want daily meals cooked or delivered to you? Contact us!

Plant-Based Services

Retreat Chef: 

Let Chef Matteo create a custimized menu and cook for your surf, yoga or wellness retreat. 

Plant-Based Services

Pop Up Dinners and Events: 

Would you like Chef Matteo to host a pop-up dinner in your space? Interested in vegan catering for your event? Let's collaborate!

Plant-Based Services

Cooking Classes: 

Enjoy a cooking class with Chef Matteo. Specialize your class: i.e., Fermentation, Eating Vegan in the Tropics, Traditional Central American Dishes, Tropical Soups. 

We focus our services on the surrounding areas near Playa Tamarindo, Guanacaste Region on the Nicoya Peninsula of Costa Rica. We are also happy to discuss travel to other areas of  Costa Rica, Central America, the Caribbean or the US for your event. Contact us,