Crystal’s comfort food llc is a comfort food restaurant owned and operated by a husband and a wife team, Steven and Crystal Ashby also known as Chef Cryss. The company was started in 2016 as a catering business and soon bloomed into a take out/dine in restaurant just 1 short year.
After losing both their jobs in 2013, they moved their growing family from Philadelphia to Delaware. Moving from a foodie city like Philadelphia they found it hard to adjust to the food options they were finding in their new neighborhood. As with anything, if you can’t find it then you must create it! The couple launched their catering company in 2016, catering cooperate lunches, weddings, social gatherings and cooking for social organizations. After their business became popular they opened their store front near their home town of Philadelphia in 2017.
With the popularity of their restaurant on the rise, they decided to start bottling and selling their sauces. They also began entering into different wing competitions where their unique flavors and creative sauces took home several 1st place prizes. Their award winning sauces have now been featured on their local news & radio stations, has gone viral on social media and has earned the couple the opportunity to be contestants on the food networks great food truck race season 12.
The busy couple not only operates their restaurant but has a growing family of four boys. Their goal is to continue to be a family owned business and to have their products In every isle of the grocery store.