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San Marcos Affordable Catering Services

Browse these affordable catering services with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in San Marcos.

Baja's Tacos & Catering
4.8
from 140 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 159 hires on Thumbtack
Michelle F.
Verified review

Had my daughter's 4th birthday at a park & utilized Jesus's catering services. Everyone raved about the food-it was delicious. The servers arrived punctually, served food to the guests on time, and were very courteous. Will definitely use them again!

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  • 18 years in business
  • 142 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
SUSAN A.
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Awesome food, great service! I will definitely call this great group should we need catering services again!

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Busy Bee Cook for Me
5.0
from 63 reviews
  • 84 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Janice F.
Verified review

I would highly recommend Lilian for your catering needs! She catered our business cocktail party for approximately 25 people in our home supplying tray-passed hors d'oeuvres. She possesses a vivacious personality and is extremely fun to work with! Her culinary skills are excellent...the food was fantastic! (My personal favorite was the Sicilian Swordfish Skewers.) She will be the first person I call when I need a caterer again!!

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June Sper Catering
4.9
from 55 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Jillian M.
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June was fantastic! She was extremely responsive to every inquiry/email I had, and made it so easy to decide on our menu for our event (Bridal Shower). Her pricing is extremely affordable, and the food was delicious! Everyone loved all the food, but the crowd favorite was definitely the Cheesy Hashbrown casserole. I would highly recommend her for any event catering needs!!

La Mexicana Tacos & Catering
4.4
from 52 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 72 hires on Thumbtack
Marlo R.
Verified review

Delicious food, expert catering services. Would hire again.

Chef Mumsie LLC
4.6
from 48 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 91 hires on Thumbtack
Idella B.
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Chef Mumsie catered an event at one of other properties and the food was so delicious, I hired her to cater our Christmas Party at our building (Bayside Terrace). She and her staff were very helpful, courteous and attentive to our needs. They were only scheduled to drop off the food due to another event occurring the same day, however, they not only dropped off the food, but stayed and assisted with setting up the warmers, provided other utensils we did not have and ensured that we were okay and ready to serve before they left. Overall, the food was delicious and the service was great! I would recommend her services to anyone who is looking for a quality catering company to service your event!

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Sage Bleu Catering
5.0
from 31 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 33 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Rachel C.
Verified review

Lavonne catered my 40th birthday bash. She made the evening so much more enjoyable. I didn’t have to worry about looking after the food or cleaning up. I could just enjoy my time with family and friends. And the food assortment was delicious. I’d certainly recommend her to anyone wanting a friendly, fun, quality catering service.

CUCINA MIGRANTE LLC
4.9
from 28 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
Colleen H.
Verified review

Fantastic meal, way exceeded expectations and was much more affordable than other private chefs we contacted. Would highly recommend to anyone hosting a dinner!! Originally we looked at making a group dinner reservation to dine out in Palm Springs for a birthday party, having Cucina Migrante come to our vacation rental made for a more relaxing and unforgettable dining experience. Francesco and Adisa are true pros!

  • 3 years in business
  • 63 hires on Thumbtack
Dolores G.
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I am beyond grateful to Thumbtack for connecting me to Chef Keith Prante and his team at Hautè Productions Events and Catering to cater my mom's 80th birthday celebration. They are absolutely A-MAZING! Chef Prante was one of two chefs who responded to my request via Thumbtack, and I also received a personal referral. Neither of the other caterers offered ANYWHERE NEAR the quality, selections, variety and value that Hautè offered at my price point. We had our tasting today, and it absolutely sealed the deal! Everything was delicious and the presentation was outstanding. I highly recommend Hautè Productions to any potential customer who appreciates excellence, accommodation and genuine customer service.

Chef Leslie Ann Catering
5.0
from 22 reviews
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Kathlene M.
Verified review

Leslie was timely and efficient. Everything that was promised on was delivered and exceeded our expectations. She is very professional and I would recommend her to my friends and family for their catering needs.

BAPS!
4.8
from 19 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
Jennifer N.
Verified review

We had a phenomenal Thanksgiving Dinner prepared and delivered by BAPS catering. We were expecting about 20 people for our holiday dinner and BAPS catering delivered a wonderful meal that everyone loved. The turkey was moist, the vegetables, mashed potatoes, gravy, stuffing, and pumpkin cheesecake were delicious. Needless to say, we had enough food to satisfy everyone and still had some great Thanksgiving leftovers. We would definitely recommend BAPS catering for everyone who wants tasty food cooked just the way you like. Thanks for helping us make our holiday dinner such a success!

NV Personal Dining
4.4
from 21 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
Stephanie W.
Verified review

Chef Stevan catered our clients' baby shower to the rave reviews of every guest. He's fast, thorough, and cleans up after himself (he left their kitchen cleaner than when he got there!) Can't say enough about NV Personal Dining! Thank you Stevan!!

Chef Stephani Hunter
5.0
from 15 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Louis R.
Verified review

We hired Stephani to cater a company event for 75 people and we couldn't have been happier. We were so grateful for her professionalism and graciousness. The food was artfully displayed and tasted amazing. Everybody loved it. We will be calling on her services again soon! Thank you, Stephani!

Pret Gourmet
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Val D.
Verified review

I have to say I was more than pleasantly pleased and very happy with Pret Gourmet & Concierge Services, they were so professional and dependable. I would not only recommend Monique when someone asks, but I would definitely rebook for another event in the future. Thanks again!

Daily Chew Catering
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Christian W.
Verified review

Daily Chew Catering dished up a bit of heaven on a plate for a holiday party recently and from the first time I contacted Carly until the last bit of food was gone, we were blown away by the entire experience. Daily Chew Catering offers a wide selection of menu options, so there's guaranteed to be something great for every palate, and everything is done well. Daily Chew does food service right, and I'll no doubt be quick to call back and start planning for our next event as soon as the time comes. Thank you for the professionalism, the amazing food, and your passion for great-tasting, incredible quality catering experience!

Rogue BBQ
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Howard M.
Verified review

It was a great experience having rogue bbq cater for our family event. Everyone really enjoyed the various types of food, and the smoked brisket was as delicious as could be! I would absolutely recommend to anyone looking to hire a professional caterer for any events such as bday parties, weddings, or business lunches, etc... Rogue bbq will deliver the tasty goods every time. 👌

Creative Catering Temecula
4.9
from 7 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Nels J.
Verified review

When we were looking for a professional to cater our clubhouse event, we contacted five companies. Creative Catering from Temecula was one of those five. From the start, we were very comfortable talking and working with the owner, Tanya. She is extremely friendly and accommodating. Tanya provided us with sample meals to taste and was able to provide guidance from start to finish. As our guest list grew from 30 to 60 she was able to be very flexible to whatever changes needed to be made. Every time we had a question or menu change, Tanya responded promptly and professionally. On the evening of the clubhouse social, Tanya and her assistant were very punctual. The set-up, service and clean-up went flawlessly. Feedback from our club members was very positive. Our guests commented to us how well the meals tasted and how professional Tanya and her assistant were. The bottom line is that we would highly recommend Creative Catering and we will be looking forward to using them in the future. NJ and LJ (55+ Club)

  • 11 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Temma K.
Verified review

Pleazingly Tasteful catered my wedding, their service was spectacular!! I highly recommend their services, especially the grape tree. The most delicious grapes I've ever had. They were very professional, the food was well plated and tasty.

  • 9 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
Verified review

We hired Unique Luxury Catering to prepare a family dinner for 8 for my wife's birthday on our patio at the Villa we were staying in at Pelican Hill.Chef Brad prepared a spectacular meal and the carrot cake was over the top.The red wine reduction with vanilla bean was a very special treat for everything to be plated in.The cucumber with lobster & quac & apricot / almond appetizers were perfect starters.Great evening ,Great setting ,fabulous meal ! Thanks !

URBN Catering
4.0
from 4 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
George S.
Verified review

The pizza is amazing and the service was excellent, highly recommended!

APRIL'S on GIRARD Catering
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Wendy T.
Verified review

April was fantastic. She put together a delicious array of food for my 94 year old Father receiving The Quilt of Valor for his service in WW11. She was timely. She was organized. The food was great. Thanks again.

Actual Requests

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Need Event Catering (Buffet)

San Marcos, CA

  • Event type
    Corporate event
  • Which meal
    Dinner
  • Dishes and beverages
    Full meal, Appetizer(s), Dessert(s)
  • Interested in the following cuisine
    Italian, BBQ (eg: pulled pork, Southern comfort), Mediterranean, Hors D'oeurves
  • Staff needed
    Set up: Yes, Server(s): Yes, Bartender(s): No, Clean up: No, I don't need any staff: No
  • Head count
    25-50
  • Budget per person
    $30-$40 per person
  • Dietary restrictions, allergies, and preferences
    No dietary restrictions
  • Details
    Holiday Party
  • $28
    Average price

Need Candy Buffet

San Marcos, CA

  • Event type
    Birthday
  • Number of guests
    25 - 50
  • Details
    Our daughter is having her 8th birthday party and it is going to be a Halloween birthday party with costumes, etc. So, the candy buffet needs to be Halloween themed. I would like to know what you offer such as types of candy/treats, chocolate covered items, etc and price. Do you have packages, etc. Do you come, set up the table and disassemble? Can you provide photos of candy buffet tables so my husband and I can see? We are in San Marcos, CA.
  • $375
    Average price

Need catering

San Marcos, CA

  • Event type
    Birthday party
  • Which meal
    Lunch
  • Interested in the following cuisine
    Mexican / Latin
  • Serving style
  • Staff needed
    Set up: No, Server(s): No, Bartender(s): No, Clean up: No, I don't need any staff: No
  • Head count
  • Details
    i want a basic taco bar
  • $21.25
    Average price
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