Shop with the Chef Dinner Series 9/25 in Carlsbad

State Street Farmers' Market produce

Here’s a Foodie Alert for Carlsbad residents!

The always popular farm-to-table Shop with the Chef dinner series will have the 2nd dinner on Wednesday, September 25th. As you may already know, up to 18 guests will join Chef Brad of The Compass in Carlsbad Village to shop at the State Street Farmers Market followed by a 5-course meal.

The Shop with the Chef runs from 6 to 8 pm, starting with Chef Brad getting inspired and shopping for local ingredients at our popular Carlsbad Farmers Market on State Street in the Village. Who knows? You might also pick up some good shopping tips.

After shopping everyone will join Chef Brad at Compass Restaurant, and be seated at a private table as he prepares a special multi-course meal using the Farmers Market Offerings.

Tickets for the Shop with a Chef dinner and a signature drink are $70; additional drinks are not included nor is a tip! It’s a great deal, and sure to be fun and educational watching a talented chef at work, from shopping to a finished meal, plus enjoying some delicious food.

Please call (760) 644-2121 for information and tickets, or email

The Compass Restaurant is on the 2nd floor in the Village Faire shopping area at 300 Carlsbad Village Drive, in the heart of the Village, just west of the railroad tracks very close to the State Street Farmers Market.