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Stockton Vegan Caterers

Browse these vegan catering companies with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Stockton.

  • 12 years in business
  • 161 hires on Thumbtack
Elizabeth D.
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Meal was amazing; we asked for a 100% vegetarian meal and all of the courses were fantastic; he really knows how to prepare vegetarian food. Sat was engaging and professional and the service and food were outstanding. We understand why he was voted best personal chef of Thumbtack - we would definitely hire Sat again!

Passionate Plates
from 60 reviews
  • 79 hires on Thumbtack
Anya V.
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I wish I could give her a million stars. From her original quote to her sweet and thoughtful follow-up email the day after my wedding, I was never disappointed by the professionalism and service provided by Alisa and her colleague. She worked catering into our already tight budget, corresponded with me (your typical type A personality) about small details and ever changing menu ideas/headcount, and was prompt, professional, and wonderful! The food was OUTSTANDING. She created 4 different pasta dishes, two excellent salads, veggies, and wonderful garlic bread. She and her colleague rinsed off all of our rented tableware, put them back into their crates, and even cleaned up after guests long after dinner was done! I could not have been happier with the quality and quantity of the food prepared and received several wonderful comments from my guests about the choice of food and caterer. Alisa and her colleague mingled with our guests, made themselves available when needed, and were very self-sufficient, which is a great thing to have on the day of a wedding! They even prepared a small treat for breakfast the next day. All in all, I would hire them again in a heartbeat and would advise you all to do the same if her quote comes your way. "Passionate" about food and service is what Alisa stands for and I couldn't ask for better for my wedding.

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  • 4 years in business
  • 40 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kathryn S.
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Albert, from the start, was warm and professional. This man knows his way around the kitchen! He and his lovely wife, Antonia, whipped up the most amazing vegetarian dinner for a family party (12 adults, 6 kids). Even the meat-lovers were shocked to learn that vegetarian meals were delectable. :) He was on time, clean/quick, and presented some gorgeous dishes. I'm hiring him for all future parties; he left my kitchen spotless. :) He is warm, personable, and the list goes on. Thank you, Albert and Antonia, for an awesome night.

Taste for the Senses
from 39 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 50 hires on Thumbtack
Kendria L.
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My husband and I along with our families are very pleased with how fabulous Taste for the Sense catering was. Chef Arturo, his wife Martha, and their crew exceeded our very expectation and truly made our wedding day perfect. They went above and beyond to help make sure our day was perfect and our guests were satisfied. We cannot say enough of how fabulous the food was. We thank you for all you did for us, we truly feel blessed.

Famous Creations
from 34 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 63 hires on Thumbtack
Faye G.
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I don't even know where to start! Nick is absolutely AMAZING!!! My husband and I had originally met up with him to talk wedding cake. But then he had stated him and his hubbie had gotten married at the same location where my wedding was located as well (The Vacaville Opera House). He went to tell us how he catered his own wedding and asked if we would be interested in that. After tasting his DELICIOUS white cake with strawberry cream cheese filling (which we went for with our cake) we knew we had to have a tasting. A few weeks later, my father and I had a catering taste test and fell in LOVE! Everything was delicious and full of flavor! We went with tri-tip, veggie pasta, rice and veggies. Since that day he has been there for me none stop. Attending meetings with me, answering any questions I had, and would even call me to calm me down if I has having a bride melt down. Hes passionate in what he does and he does a damn good job too. Shoot, he even came to my rescue the day of my wedding when a few things were missing! He made sure I didn't have a thing to worry about on my big day. I wish I could give him more stars on this rating because he deserves them! I will definitely be going back to Nick if I ever need any kind of dessert or event catering done. Thank you for everything darling!

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Abroad Catering
from 33 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 31 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Sally C.
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Fantastic!! This is your next caterer!! Fabulous food at a price that is unbeatable. I really wanted a wedding with great and, for me, memorable food. But where could I get someone to handle my special food needs; vegan and gluten free?! Yikes. Nancy not only came through with a great menu but all the food was delicious, varied and creative. My very persnickety (food wise) vegan best friend turned to me during the reception and said, "This is the best vegan food I've ever had." And it was. Nancy had to go way our of her way to order gluten free bread for the bruschettas and no one could tell the difference from sourdough baguette. Neither could I! So, you're not a vegan? Then order the grilled peaches - mine came with a vegan cream but yours could be the real deal. Everyone loved it. And a fantastic side or main dish: Grilled Eggplant dipped in Chile Oil with Kabocha Squash and Scarlet Runner Beans tossed in Black Bean Sauce. Nancy's so good that the same aforementioned friend just hired her for her wedding.

Polkadot Dinners
from 31 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 35 hires on Thumbtack
Linn T.
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My experience with Rachel catering my 60th birthday party was the best. She is very professional, curtious, and wonderful to work with. Her set-up, presentation, food, and even removal of everything was incredibly smooth. All my guests, & myself were amazed how wonderful everything she prepared was so tasty, & fresh. I'd recommend her to cater any event you may have, you will be most pleased.

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from 26 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Emily C.
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I've used DidiCoco'a for all my catering needs from an intimate gathering of 6, to my Mother's 70th birthday party for over 100 guest. What I appreciate the most is her attention to detail, from her fabulous food( chicken wings and pralines to die for) to her professional service. You the customer envision it she delivers with style and elegance. I've confidently referred DidiCoco'a to friends and coworkers who have voiced the same sentiments. The prices are competitive, however you get what you pay for, which is fresh top quality ingredients. DidiCoco'a is my go to catering service!!

Kincy Catering Plus
from 20 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
Patti D.
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Working with the Kincy Catering team was a wonderful experience. The food was outstanding! Emani and his team were not only professional, but personable and paid attention to every detail. We did not have to worry about a thing , Kincy Catering took care of all it for us. I cannot wait to have an opportunity to work with them again. Outstanding service, food, and people!

Basic Catering
from 25 reviews
  • 16 years in business
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
Desha S.
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Excellent service Excellent performance i would recommend anyone to order from Bacsic catering. Thank for a really great job

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east bay chef
from 15 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Stephen J.
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We had a fantastic experience hiring John, and I would unreservedly recommend him. I was hosting an 8-person dinner party with a group of international friends at a rental property in Sonoma in mid November. He was very responsive to my fairly vague request on Thumbtack, instantly proposing a delicious-sounding 4 course meal with appetizers that took account of my preference for mostly vegan dishes. He was flexible and easy to work with at a very reasonable price point. He arrived on time with his wife to help, and they cooked, served and cleaned very professionally with a great friendly attitude. I would certainly hire him again.

  • 1 year in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Linda Lopez
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Just about everything I have tasted from Chrysalis Catering has been delicious! They will not disappoint. I highly recommend!

from 7 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Emani K.
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Chef Jon and family was everything the dr ordered the food was excellent and the customer service was even better.I will be using him for all my catering needs.

  • 2 years in business
Salima ko K.
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I loved my experience with this chef. On short notice he was able to deliver on all my expectations. He was personable and i felt as if i knew him forever. His qaulity of food preparation and presentation shows his passion of catering food and baked delicacies. Everything this chef touches resonates through his personality. I would highly recommend this chef and chef wife. Great people and company!

Home Sweet Catering
from 1 review
  • 2 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Shantelle D.
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Casey works extremely hard to make your event perfect. Her food is amazing and her attitude is always positive. You won't be disappointed!


We offer full-service event planning and catering! We were awarded Winners of Cupcake Wars. We provide as much or as little as our clients request!


My name is Patty. I've been in the IT, telecom, food service, and hospitality industries for over 25 years. I've held corporate positions as an executive assistant, office manager, business, and telecom analyst. I've also been a high-end food server in fine dining, banquets and events, along with meal planning, budgeting, and orchestrating from start to finish. I'm considered a culinary foodie enjoying several cultures in the kitchen (old school meat and potatoes to chicken cordon bleu), along with gardening, landscape and design. I'm honest, personable, highly organized, and meticulous in nature. Satisfaction is guaranteed with the intent to surpass expectations to services rendered. I'm seeking to assist those in need of personal services for the busy executive or at-home mom wanting to focus on her family or outside interests. I'm not seeking daycare responsibilities.


Stockton Joe's has been serving outstanding Italian-American cuisine since 1976. We offer full-service catering for any size and any occasion. No matter what the menu or price range is, we are here for you, and our three decades of experience will ensure your event is first class.

  • 26 years in business

We pay attention to detail to ensure the customers event is a success!

  • 9 years in business

We provide an array of different styles of food service, from buffet, to traditional, we have no limits. We design a catering service built around your ideas. We are health conscious, and our beliefs are that any food has its own right to be healthy. We are a company that strives to open our consumers mind, and experience to the Art of Consumption....Infusion is our strength.

  • 8 years in business

At Zaiqa Catering, we offer Indian, Pakistani, and Afghani cuisines with a vast selection of exquisite choices. We create our displays with lots of creativity and artistry. However, our skills go beyond providing great food and service. We work with leading industry professionals to assist you in selecting the right venue, music, floral designs, and much more. We design the entire occasion, menu and service around your unique needs, so that you and your guests truly get a once-in-a-lifetime experience and every one of our clients gets the personalized attention that they deserve, because every single event we are trusted to cater is of the utmost importance. No event is too big or too small for Zaiqa Catering. We try to accommodate everyone, both in services and price. We provide tailored catering solutions for your events, keeping your budget in mind. Our priority is always the customer's wishes and their fulfillment.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

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.

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.

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