Enjoy Food, Enjoy Life! | (847) 259-9510 | 105 West Prospect Avenue in downtown Mount ProspectSend Dave an Email

Welcome

At Dave’s Specialty Foods, awesome food is standard and service is always with a smile! Chef-owner Dave Esau has been in the gourmet restaurant business for 32 years ( he still retains his high energy! ) and brings his experience to suburban Chicago and your catered party.

We believe in real food cooked by real people with real passion.

Our intimate, customized, in-home catered dinners for 10 get the exact same, 100% homemade food, special attention and quality as our catered weddings and large events for 300. Our hundreds of ecstatic customers all share the same opinion: “Dave’s is awesome!”

Store Hours

Tuesday thru Saturday | 8 am to 4 pm
Sunday & Monday | Closed
Catering | 7 days a week

Upcoming Cooking Classes

COMPLETE COOKING CLASSES SCHEDULE CLICK HERE

Knife Skills

Knife Skills $55 | Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 | 6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m. Stop slicing your finger and quit your crying! Bring your own knives and learn how to chop, slice and dice! Hands-on knife skills followed by an awesome demo by Chef Dave

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Farm-To-Table

Farm-To-Table $45 | Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 | 6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m. Eat local and KNOW where your food comes from! Poached chicken with sage dumplings, Potato, brisket and egg hash, Cheesy eggplant roulade.

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Testimonials

My family ordered Dave’s for both a 60th birthday party and my wedding shower, both large events of about 70 people The food was great both times. Dave was very professional, and cared much for making our event food work out.
Amada

  • Catering

    Large Events to Intimate Gatherings

    Do something different- Stay home and let Dave do the cooking!!!

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  • Wedding Catering

    We love weddings!

    We provide awesome catering for your special day!

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  • Cooking Classes

    Good food, times, and company! 

    Come and learn what Dave is cooking at the shop! BYOB and we provide the rest!

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