The Fork Goes on the Left is a Brooklyn, New York based off-premise caterer featuring the signature cuisine of Private Chef Mellanee R. Harvin. What we offer you is not only great food, but elegant presentations and impeccable service. We specialize in buffet style service with fresh flowers, lavish garnishes, candles and elegant platters to suit the occasion. While our servers are always uniformly attired and professional in appearance and attitude, it’s their attentive courteous service that resonates with our clients. All food is meticulously handcrafted by Chef Mellanee R. Harvin, and artfully presented. We have successfully combined the flavorful elements of traditional Southern, Caribbean, Cajun and Continental Cuisines which are prepared healthfully, with fresh seasonal vegetables and herbs. Our menus’ savory selections are versatile for every taste and budget and are as visually dazzling as they are delicious. We cater intimate dinners for two, elegant buffets, private cocktail parties or lavish weddings with the same quality and attention to detail. For the company of one or to share with many, our private chef and catering services will make your event memorable for years to come.
Our menus' savoury selections are versatile for every taste and budget and are as visually dazzling as they are delicious!
What People are Saying
Glowing Reviews From Foodies
Not surprisingly, our customer base is usually made up of a wide array of people from all walks of life. But they all have one major thing in common: like us, they all love food!
Whenever we get the chance, we ask our customers what they thought of the experience. This allows us to give you an honest review direct from the foodies mouth!
“I had an amazing time and my guests loved the food”
“Thank you thank you thank you!”
Brandi N. Sinclair
“You’re tops in our book and you’re doing amazing work out of Putnam Avenue. All the best and thanks for the macaroons! “
David and Meisha
“I pay a lot of attention to details and you guys did exactly what I wanted and more.”
Jason and Victoria (and family)
Happy Wedding Couples
Our News And Events
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Hours of Operation
MON – FRI
10:00am – 1:00pm
4:00pm – 10:30pm
3:00pm – 10:30pm
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