Benedetto Bartolotta has created Indulge by Bene, now setting the standard as the premier catering and event planning company in New York City. Bene has planned his signature company to appeal to clients who seek a unique food experience in a setting of their choice. Based in Manhattan, Indulge by Bene focuses on the highest quality fresh ingredients, innovative flavors, and artful sexy presentations. (Bene was nominated as one of the Top 10 Sexiest Chefs in New York City.)
Each client receives creative menu selections tailored to their unique desires and focusing on the very best ingredients of the season. Indulge by Bene's fine-dining approach to catering presents clients with seasonally inspired menus, prepared to perfection, designed and tailored just for you.
Chef and owner Benedetto Bartolotta is a star graduate of The Culinary Institute of America. He has also studied extensively in Europe and Asia to bring back fresh and innovative ideas for your table. Bene has worked as the Executive Chef for acclaimed New York City restaurants such as San Domenico NY, Cipriani, and Osteria del Circo.
The Latest from Benedetto
Fresh Veggies and Creamy Meals
Ep 6: The cheftestants get a taste of the Louisiana countryside with guest judge John Besh.
Lea Michele's Halloween Challenge - The Dishes
Ep 5: After being 'foiled' during the Quickfire Challenge, the chefs spook vegetarian Lea Michele.
Lea Michele's Spooktacular Challenge
Ep 5: Guest judge Lea Michele hosts a costume party and shares some of her favorite foods for the chefs to make.
Good Morning, Vietnam
Ep 4: Emeril Lagasse and guest judge Eddie Huang give the chefs a Vietnamese tour of New Orleans.
Commandeering Commander's Palace
Ep 3: The cheftestants replicates iconic dishes at the legendary Commander's Palace.
Ready, Set, Gumbo!
For their first Quickfire Challenge, the cheftestants work overnight to perfect dishes for legendary Chef, Leah Chase.
Gumbo and Food Truck Challenges - The Dishes
Ep 2: The chefs compete in their first Quickfire Challenge.