Chef Jeff's culinary journey began at the age of nine, inspired by his mother and grandmothers who prepared delicious meals that brought people together. His fascination with celebrity chefs on TV led him to recreate their recipes, honing his skills and passion for cooking. In 2015, while working overseas with the military, Jeff realized the power of food to create a sense of home and unity. He volunteered his time to cook for deployed personnel during holidays, parties, and special occasions, gaining experience in catering for larger groups.
After spending over six years abroad, Jeff returned to the United States and launched 3J's Catering in 2020. Since then, the company has achieved remarkable success, winning the Black Expo People Choice Award in 2021 and earning recognition as a private chef for celebrities. Nominations for the prestigious Boss Award in 2022 and 2023 further solidified Chef Jeff's reputation. He has also been featured at renowned events like the unCorked Jax Wine Festival, participated in Night Markets, and served as a featured chef for various Jax Chamber events, including The Longest Table. Chef Jeff is commited to being front and center wgen it comes to community outreach. He has parnered with D'Ernest Johnson of The Jacksonville Jaguars, Boys and Girls Club of Northeast Florida, Bright Minds of the Future Fundrasing events, Chamber Of Commerce events, Jazz Discoveries Series, and more for impactful opportunities to give back.
Driven by a mission to take your taste buds on a culinary adventure, 3J's Catering continues to make a positive impact on the community. Their exceptional service and commitment to giving back have garnered praise and admiration. With each event they cater, Chef Jeff and his team strive to create memorable dining experiences and bring people together through the joy of food.
At 3J's Catering, we are dedicated to delivering exceptional service, delectable cuisine, and an unforgettable experience, regardless of the scale of your event.
Only The Freshest Ingredients
At 3J's Catering, we take great pride in sourcing the freshest and highest quality ingredients to create our culinary masterpieces.
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