Chef's Best 2017

Chef's Best is back! The 28th event will feature Fahrenheit Charlotte's Executive Chef Rocco Whalen who will prepare a three-course meal for guests. The event also includes a reception, great music, a live auction, raffle and more!

Friday, August 25, 2017

6:00pm Reception
7:00pm Dinner

The Charlotte Convention Center Crown Ballroom
501 S College St
Charlotte, NC 28202

Sponsorship InfoSponsorship Purchase

For questions regarding Chef's Best 2017, please contact Wendy Nyberg, Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina Event Manager here!

Presenting Sponsor

Harris Teeter

Reception Sponsor

The International Culinary School


Banquet Sponsors

Ainsworth WEnner Bakery Yuengling

Steve & Susie Marlier

John & Peggy Schug



Braswell Galbani MillerCoors

McCormick Burt's Bees Coca Cola

CRVA Cargill E&J Gallo Winery

Mike's Hard Lemonade

Main Course Sponsors

New Belgium Brewing Pinnacle Food Sales BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina

Mercedes-Benz of South Charlotte Technocom

Constellation Brands      Jackson La Brea Bakery

Sierra Nevada Tryon Distributing     Perry's

American Airlines US. Foods Bakkavor USA

Utz Sanderson Farms Sugar Creek

True North Seafood Company Anheuser-Busch Treasury Wine Estates

3Fish P&G Sargento


Maitre D' Sponsor

Hormel Samuel Adams      Southern Tier Brewing

Mario Dr. Kings Carolina Bison

Craft Brew S&D Coffee & Tea Odell

Smithfield Empire Distributors Mountain States

Meyer Niman Ranch Diamond Creek

Snyder's Lance Danone Wave Frito Lay

Smart Chicken Tasty Kake

Sommelier Sponsors



Adams Hood Hargett

DiLuigi Gilbert Foodservice Boar's Head

D&H Marketing Group Colavita Morty Pride Meats


Hors D'oeuvres Sponsors



Ginny Tewey

Gordon Food Service

SteelFab Parla Pabst Brewing

Wayco Florida's Natural Freirich

Organic Valley Del Monte Seventh Generation

Once Again

"Dinner for 3" Raffle

This year we have an exciting twist to our Chef's Best raffle! Imagine winning dinner for two at 52 of Charlotte's best restaurants! That's a dinner out once a week in the Queen city for an ENTIRE YEAR! "Dinner for Three raffle tickets are just $91 each and with every ticket sold, Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina can provide one person a daily meal for an entire it truly is "Dinner for Three".

5 Church
Alexander Michael's 
Bad Daddy's Burger
Benny Pennello's
Cantina 1511 
City Barbeque
Crepe Cellar Kitchen
Dogwood Southern Table
Georges Brasserie
Flatiron Kitchen + Taphouse
Harper's Restaurant's, Inc.
Harris Teeter
Ink N Ivy Charlotte
Jason's Deli
Leroy Fox
Letty's on Shamrock
Metro Diner
Moo & Brew
Nothing But Noodles
Pearlz Oyster Bar's
Soul Gastrolounge
Ted's Montana Grill
The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar
The Porter's House
The String Bean
Tupelo Honey Cafe
Village Tavern

Our Neighbors In Need Are Counting On You

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500-B Spratt Street  •  Charlotte, NC 28206

Phone: (704) 376-1785 • Fax: (704) 342-1601   


Hours: Monday – Friday: 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.