You also have the option of taking your career to various venues including; restaurants, hotels, resorts, catering companies and corporate events. It's creative Plating up food and creating new dishes is an art in itself, so a great profession for those that are creative.
Learn about our people, get the latest news, and much more. If you are now questioning your decision — it is not too late to adjust: talk with a few restaurant chefs, have a serious discussion with your college program director, take a deep breath and defer your school start for a year and apply for a job in a solid restaurant, or at the very least — get a part-time restaurant job while in college.
Then finally, the first mouthful, yes!
Exp: Professional Chef First off I am not a trained chef, I have my own restaurant, I cook all the food and everyone calls me chef. It doesn't have to be any more complicated than that. I have a big square window in my kitchen door which looks out onto the restaurant.