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About Cricket Cafe 


Drew Blanckenberg

Partner & Executive Chef




Framingham, MA
Waltham, MA 

Boston & Surrounding Areas

A Bit About Me

Welcome! My name is Drew Blanckenberg, Partner & Executive Chef of Cricket Cafe & Catering.
Located in Waltham, Cricket Cafe & Catering offers an array of catering options,
including casual corporate dining, high-end corporate dining, & off-site catering.

Beyond Cricket Cafe & Catering, I am also the personal chef for one of Boston’s top business entrepreneurs.
Additionally, I have had the unique opportunity to compete on the Food Network program Cutthroat Kitchen.
Throughout my career, I’ve cooked alongside a number of top chefs, gaining invaluable experience from them.

My team at Cricket Cafe & Catering is comprised of the most outstanding and top of the line chefs. 
We have over 20 years of culinary experience in high-end catering for the professional Boston elite.

Whether your event is for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, on-site or off, small or large, let Cricket Cafe & Catering handle all your catering needs.

Career Experience

June 2013 - Present

Jan 2003 - Present

1992 - 1996

Jan 1989 - Feb 1992

Cricket Cafe & Catering, Created by Drew Blanckenburg, began as a simple corporate breakfast and lunchtime cafeteria in Waltham, Massachusetts. In 2017, Cricket Cafe & Catering expanded to include a full service bar & dinner service. 

Golden Star Natural Foods, created by Drew Blanckenburg, Executive Chef and Owner. Find out more about GSN Foods here

Studied & earned Degree in Hospitality at McDonalds University. 

Executive Sous Chef at Windsor House Inn

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