Chris Weist

Executive Chef
(859) 392-8266

Chef Chris, a native of Cincinnati, cut his culinary teeth at age 16, learning to cook steaks to temperature at a local restaurant. He then went on to graduate from the prestigious Culinary Institute of America in New York, worked under talented chefs from New York to California, and spent time in Aspen and The Big Island of Hawaii. Chris has a great working knowledge of many types of cuisine and varied cooking techniques. Among his many accomplishments is cooking along side Emeril Lagasse in Seymour Indiana for his Food Network program “Kick your School Lunch up a Notch.” Chris lived in Hawaii for 2 years, allowing him to get in touch with exotic ingredients that found their way to the back door on a daily basis, including fresh fruits and vegetables and, of course, the finest seafood, which he caught and cooked. For the last 10 years, Chris has been honing his skills on the road and delivering restaurant quality food at varied locations, including catering in some of the finest homes for future presidents, and many off site events of various sizes. In 2012 and 2013 Chris was voted Best Chef of Northern Kentucky by NKY Magazine beating out not only catering chefs, but all chefs of northern Kentucky!

Contact Chris Weist

Contact Staff Members

Contact individual staff members of McHale's from our Staff List.

View Staff List

 

With multiple exquisite venues in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky, a reputation for providing delectable cuisine and unparalleled service, and more than 50 years experience in the food and catering industry, the future of McHale’s Events and Catering is unlimited.

Our goal is to continue to exceed all expectations in the area of on-premise and off-premise catering services in the Cincinnati area.

Denzel - Albers Reception at The Grand Ballroom

Additional comments regarding the booking process:
Brent was my original event planner and she was great. Jen came in at the last second after Brent left and helped us finish up the... Read More

The Brighton Center - The Gardens of Park Hills

Additional comments regarding your event:

The staff did a great job and the food was very good!

 

Clippard Industry Dinner at Drees Pavilion

Everything was awesome from Drees and McHale's.  We would not change anything.  Great job by all, very warm and friendly!

 

Wince Wedding Reception at The Gardens of Park Hills

Additional comments regarding the booking process:

Our initial contact was with Mr. McHale at the bridal show in Cincinnati.  We visited several venues and attended the open house... Read More

Colerain High School - Drees Pavilion

Dear McHale's,

Thank you for providing the delicious food for our senior prom!  We appreciate all the help and definitely enjoyed it.

Senior Class Officer

Contact Us

   contact (@) mchalescatering.com
  (859) 442-7776
  (859) 291-9663
1622 Dixie Hwy
Park Hills, KY 41011

Keep in Touch