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Redondo Beach Thanksgiving Caterers

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Chef Marcel Catering
4.9
from 121 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 134 hires on Thumbtack
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Travis H.
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Marcel was the perfect caterer for our event! The food was loved by all and he was great to work with! His team arrvied promptly on time and assisted us with the setup for the night! I highly recommend for any event large or small!

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  • 8 years in business
  • 121 hires on Thumbtack
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Hilary S.
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I needed a caterer for my dad's funeral reception. Spoke to other caterers but Carolina of Gourmet Lover's Catering was the only one who gave her condolences, this meant a lot to me. The full service presentation was tasteful, the food delicious and reasonably priced. There were no exta added on fees like the other caterers. I highly recommend Gourmet Lover's Catering, Boris & Carolina are a wonderful team and you will not be disappointed.

Madkins Catering
4.6
from 82 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 207 hires on Thumbtack
DILLION R.
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GREAT THANKSGIVING SERVICE, IT WAS DELICIOUS, JUST WHAT I NEEDED!

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Sensuous Taste Katering
4.9
from 58 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 116 hires on Thumbtack
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Danielle W.
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We had a great experience with Sensuous Taste Katering! The meal was delivered on time, the caterer was friendly and helpful, and the food tasted delicious! We will definitely be using them again!

  • 4 years in business
  • 81 hires on Thumbtack
Veronica M.
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I hired Wild Thyme to cater our Thanksgiving dinner. From appetizers to desserts, everything was delicious

Super Food for Super People
4.9
from 44 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 64 hires on Thumbtack
Margaret P.
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Carolina is a joy to work with,she takes care of everything. She thinks of everything.She has catered two very important family events for me,my sons wedding brunch for 50 people,The food was incredible,we had vegans,vegetarians and regular eaters,everyone raved about the food.It was pure perfection.I got to enjoy my son and daughter-in-laws special day with family and friends!! I highly recommend Carolina and her company . Maggie Pappano

FSLA Catering
4.9
from 39 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 72 hires on Thumbtack
Angela B.
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If I could leave Faisal 10 stars I would. Overall TEN STARS: Food- Excellent; Presentation- excellent; Creativity- Wonderful and different but simple enough to still taste delicious; Service- Impeccable. Beyond his basic culinary skills and ability to meet the agreed to schedule for start appetizers, courses etc- I must add that we had a water alarm problem toward the end and after all guests left, Faisal stayed w me to help solve the crisis! When in his vehicle about to leave w his team, I ran out asking if anyone picked up my phone by accident. He stops the car and follows me back in to help me find my phone and make sure I have it before he leaves. He is beyond kind and accommodating. I will never use the caterers I have used in the past again. I am totally sold and you will be too. Pricing- he is very fair and you will get more than what you pay for. Angela B

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So Divine Catering
5.0
from 29 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 46 hires on Thumbtack
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Clarissa R.
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Chef Alexis made catering a meal in LA from MI a breeze!! Her communication is excellent and her food is even better. The lunches were a HUGE hit with our clients and really helped make my company stand out! We highly recommend So Divine Catering and are already working with them for our next round of luncheons!

  • 4 years in business
  • 40 hires on Thumbtack
Heather B.
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I recently worked with KMR Catering (Kenya specifically) for an event I produced in Los Angeles, and their services far exceeded my expectations. Everything from working with my budget to give me exactly what I wanted, to providing separate services like licensed bartenders, experienced staff and a full security team truly made this one of the best working experiences I have had with a caterer. Thank you so much for helping to make my event a success with your delicious food and above and beyond service and attention to detail.

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Tuition Bites
4.8
from 27 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 53 hires on Thumbtack
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Claudia C.
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Excellent food, catering and professionalism. Catered to my guests in such an amazing way, everyone loved the food.

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SEGARS Culinary
5.0
from 24 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
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Gina C.
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I cannot say enough good things about SEGAR Culinary. The prices were reasonable, their communication was outstanding, they showed up on time and set up a spread of the most visually appealing and delicious food. The event was my 50th birthday party and it helped make the day great. My friends and family were just delighted. I highly recommend this caterer for any event!!

Tania Spil
4.9
from 24 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 36 hires on Thumbtack
Bennett R.
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Tania stepped in at the last minute, truly, and did a wonderful job with a ton of limitations (as in, we have no kitchen and are essentially just a bar). She and her staff were timely, courteous, fast and flexible. Can't speak highly enough about Tania Spil, and she has jumped to the top of my preferred caterers list for private events.

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JustSayCheeese
4.9
from 17 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
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Melo P.
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Moe came exactly on time and all the food were so amazing as well as the service. All the guests were so happy with the food, definitely will call Moe again for my catering needs.

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Feast Catering Inc
4.8
from 17 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 22 hires on Thumbtack
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May Ling H.
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I left this review on the Knot.com and thought I would repeat this here. We loved having Feast as our caterer for our wedding and highly recommend them. "For our wedding we were connected with Marcus and Feast Catering through a good friend who used to work at the Annenberg Beach House. What a great recommendation! Marcus sat down with us and was flexible in working with our budget. We really appreciated this. We were able to do a tasting with him, and Marcus was very receptive to feedback. We asked for an Asian influence for the menu and Marcus and his team pulled it off beautifully and creatively. The food was delicious. They arranged a beautiful beet salad that looked great in all the photos. We had soju coconut cocktails. The wines were good too. My niece said it was her favorite wedding food ever - Marcus was so kind to ask if we wanted a special meal for the few children that were attending. They had mac n' cheese, chicken nuggets - their favorites! Marcus managed his staff well, too. They decorated the tables nicely with the linens and Feast arranged the heat lamps and all the rentals for us. All of the staff were courteous and friendly - great service. Feast assigned a special person to look out for us as the bride and groom and make sure that we had all that we wanted - seconds on the buffet, an extra piece of wedding cake, another cocktail, anything. Thank you so much, Marcus!"

Fitch's Kitchen
5.0
from 16 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Emily M.
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Fitch's Kitchen catered my wedding at the Wedding Tree in Point Fermin Park in San Pedro, CA. The food was delicious, it was delivered on time, and Fitch was very understanding about a hiccup with my payment method and delivered food anyway, making sure my day wasn't ruined by an oversight (that was my own doing). I had several guests comment on the food and ask where it was from. THANK YOU!!!

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  • 12 years in business
  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
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LYNDSEY M.
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Here are some highlights that stuck out: gave advice about all kinds of things leading up to the big day- rehearsal dinner location, invitations, wedding games; really listened to what we like & tailored her suggestions accordingly; was patient with us when we were indecisive; gave us a lot of guidance during the rehearsal; stayed all the way through the end of the night and packed up our parents' cars. One of her major "deliverables" is an awesomely detailed schedule of events! This was a huge asset for us. She was also extremely attentive & helpful! She was direct but not bossy- exactly what we were hoping for. I would definitely recommend her to any brides who need some guidance!

  • 8 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Michelle J.
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She is a great caterer. She knows her stuff and is always willing to go Above and Beyond for her clients.

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Living Veg
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
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Paul G.
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We hired Shelley for our wedding in April and LOVED her work! When we met with her she was very interested in us and our preferences, and was very helpful in reigning our scatterbrained thoughts in. She offered an array of appetizers, garlic bread, green beans (the biggest hit of all our guests!), and a creamy pasta. Although we didn't use them, she could provide dinnerware. She even visited our venue with us to get an idea of the kitchen and facilities. We never got to try the appetizers because our guests cleaned them up, so they must have been good! All through the evening everyone was amazed how good the food was. The food truly exceeded our expectations, and working with Shelley was a joy as well. She and her staff were friendly, prompt, very professional, and she worked miracles with that food. Thank you so much!

La Panzano Gourmet Catering
4.5
from 11 reviews
  • 22 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
Monica N.
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Having found La Panzano on Thumbtack, I was a little hesitant to hire since I had never worked with them before. Joseph was extremely accommodating and responsive. He provided a tasting and was able to work with our dietary restrictions. La Panzano catered our office Holiday Party and our 125 staff were all very happy. The food was great! The servers were very friendly and moved the line along quickly. I would highly recommend La Panzano as a caterer and looked forward to having another event soon in order to have some of their other food!

Chef Gill Hellmund
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Rachel H.
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The folks at Citrus Caterers put on an awesome summer BBQ for us. I can't remember a better buffet at any catered party I have been to in L.A. Everything was fab!! I especially liked that there were some vegetarian options (my friend who was attending was a vegetarian). The food was excellent without being over our heads and the flower decorations added a nice touch.

4F Creative Group, LLC
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 2 years in business
Elise H.
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I've had the pleasure of collaborating with Gina on events and attending events that she has thrown in the past. She has the perfect personality for this type of work - she makes magic happen and handles the inevitable setback without breaking a sweat or stressing out. She's great at dealing with vendors and guests because people genuinely like working with her and talking to her. She's also super well connected in the food and beverage world. (Which always comes in handy if you're trying to find vendor recommendations or you're looking for sponsors.) Gina is full of creative ideas and she knows how to throw a unique, "of-the-moment" party that hasn't been done 100 times before. Don't think twice, hire her! You'll be glad you did!

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much does it cost to hire a caterer?

Catering prices depend mainly on how fancy you want the food and service to be and how many guests you’ll have. When you’re first looking to hire a caterer for your event, consider how many guests you’ll have and your total food and drink budget. The national average for event catering is $340, but catering prices can range into the thousands depending on your menu, guest count, and service.

Event catering is a broad term that covers everything from fully prepared, ready-to-eat food that the hosts plate and serve themselves to full-service, multicourse meals, including rental of linens, glassware and other items, with service staff organized by the catering company. Usually a caterer will determine cost based on the type of event you’re having, how many guests will attend, the level of service you desire, and what type of menu you’d like to have. For example, if you have a set catering budget, say $1,500, and you plan to have 50 people attend, that means you have $30 per person for food. If you have the same budget with 100 people, you have $15 per person for food. In this way, the number of people you want to attend your event and the level of food you want to serve them determines how much catering will cost.

How much should catering cost per person?

Catering prices can range from about $10 per guest on the low end to $150 or more per person on the high end. Catering costs represent the quality of food, presentation, variety, ingredients and service. But catering prices are more than the cost to cook the food that will be at your party; they also include the cost for the company to do business. Here is a simple breakdown of catering prices:

  • Menu: The food you serve your guests will directly affect the price per person. Organic ingredients, complex recipes, elaborate presentations, or high-ticket items like lobster or filet mignon all add to the cost.
  • Service: Buffet, family style, plated dinners — how you serve the food affects the cost per person. For example, a true plated meal can cost about twice the price of a staff-assisted buffet because of staffing costs. Hiring waiters, bartenders and cleanup crew will all be calculated into the per-person catering price.
  • Drinks: Providing beverages and alcoholic drinks for guests greatly increases your catering budget. Hosting an open bar can cost as much per person as the meal.
  • Rentals: Seating, plates, glassware, etc., will all have an effect on the cost per person for catering. For example, a plastic conference table that seats 10 costs about $6 to rent on average, while a wooden farmhouse table is about $80 to rent on average.
  • Business costs: Any catering cost will also include the cost for the company to do business such as insurance, employee wages, commercial kitchen space and more.
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