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Saint Louis Finger Food Caterers

Browse these finger food caterers with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Saint Louis.

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Lily Pad Catering LLC
from 64 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 101 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kathy G.
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Lily Pad catered by parents' 70th Wedding Anniversary party which had 40 guests. The food was excellent, everything from the appetizers to the main course. Many people asked me who the caterer was. There was plenty of food (which I always worry about), even a few leftovers which we enjoyed the next day. The event was held at a log cabin, and Dana worked well even in the cramped kitchen. During the process he was always prompt & helpful when answering my calls. I would surely recommend Dana to cater your event. Thanks Dana, for making my parents' party something special.

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  • 20 years in business
  • 58 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Deanna J.
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It was wonderful working with Blessed Occasion Catering & Event Planning. Chef Keita responded to all of my communication in a timely manner. Her and her crew treated everyone at my event with a lot of respect and kindness. The food was excellent. Thank you!!!! I am attaching pictures of some of my finger food layout.

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Heavy Smoke BBQ
from 24 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 24 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kate W.
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Heavy Smoke catered a party for me and the food and service was exceptional. I would highly recommend them and look forward to working with them again.

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Catering, by Chef Cox & Co.
from 23 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Susan O.
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Chef Sara was a pleasure to work with and the food was delicious. I will be using her services again. I highly recommend her.

Delistro Catering LLC
from 10 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
Sherrita N.
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Terri Jayne provided a great menu with great food! She was able to work with my budget and still provide a great menu. SHe was very flexible with my changes and maintained a great attitude throughout our interaction. She even gave me a gift at the end of the event.

Mateker's Meat and Catering
from 5 reviews
  • 86 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Maggi E.
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Food, service, staff help where excellent. On time delivery and hot food with every meal. Great price for the food and services. Will definitely use them again.

Culture Catering
from 4 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Judith M.
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Culture catering supplied hors d'oevres for my husband's birthday party. The food was fantastic. Many of my guests asked who my caterer was as they were so impressed. I would definitely use them again and recommend them highly.

  • 6 years in business
Elise S.
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Russ catered my wedding rehersal dinner. The quality of the food and service was beyond compare! Highly recommended. Thank you again for all you've done!

  • 33 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Lisa C.
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Steven Becker Fine Dining is an incredible Catering experience. From their delicious food, to their attention to every detail. Would highly recommend this wonderful cater!

from 3 reviews
    Jennifer L.
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    Nick Berry came to my home and prepared an amazing 5 course meal for myself and 5 others. The food was to die for! We took our time with each course enjoying conversation and drinks! Nick's service and patience were that of a professional! Everyone commented on how delicious and impressed they were with the foof prepared and Nicks awesome talent! Thank you so much Nick for an unforgettable experience and a dinner that tasted better than any I have had before!

    Kennington BBQ and Catering
    from 2 reviews
      Maureen L.
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      Kennington BBQ was by far the best I have ever had! If you are looking for quality food at great prices this is the place to go! I felt like I got allot of food for a great deal. another major plus is that the owners really helped me individualize my order to make it just how i wanted it! The BBQ was awesome but the sides were also excellent ( i got Baked beans and Potato salad). Friendly service and great food! I highly suggest their BBQ to anyone.

      Mellow Mushroom Catering
      from 2 reviews
      • 2 years in business
      Marybeth K.
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      I was fortunate enough to have found Mellow Mushroom Catering when I had to arrange a dinner in St. Louis (I was in NYC!) for a group of 25 picky people with varied dietary preferences including vegetarian and vegan. Kelly Nielson, Catering Coordinator, was able to talk me off a cliff through her sage advice and proficiency, and with her help and calm demeanor, I was able to order plenty of food, including salad and pizzas and all the fixings, that covered all dietary bases. The food was not only delicious, but was delivered on time, and was packed and presented beautifully - not a detail was overlooked! I highly recommend Mellow Mushroom for your catering needs - you will not be disappointed with the proficient service or the variety, quality and presentation of the food! Thank you, Mellow Mushroom, for an outstanding job - I wish we had them in NYC!

      Judy fine line catering
      from 1 review
        Laquisha P.
        Verified review

        Judy fine line catering was prompt, delicious food, great presentation, friendly and professional.

        Michael P.
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        I have utilized Francesco's for Catering now going on two years and might be the best caterer I've ever used. The food is outstanding, service is top notch always on time always & attention to details. In fact I like the catering enough I try to go there and eat in the restaurant on my free time when I can. Definitely recommend this hidden gem!

        Christopher W.
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        Natina was prompt, well planned as well as full of ideas that we had not even thought of during our initial consultation. When it came to our ideas, Natina was very patient and she listened to all of our requests and executed them all to our liking. The food was amazing! It was far beyond our expectations. Noirblanc is my #1 choice for any future events. Thanks Again!

        • 5 years in business
        • 1 hire on Thumbtack
        Kamila T.
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        Levi was very attentive to details and great with communicating and realizing my goals of the evening. He was on time delivering the food and it was great! I would highly recommend his services!

        Berry International, LLC
        from 1 review
        • 13 years in business
        Mamie W.
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        Ms. Berry is very accommodating. Her menu includes a variety of food that satisfies everyone's taste. Sometimes the scheduled time has been a factor.


        We are an Italian restaurant and pizzeria with a full catering menu. Catering is available for any sized party. We cater all of our homemade menu items.


        I started catering when I owned a coffee shop, where I had homemade pizzas, sub sandwiches, paninis, pasta, homemade soups, salads and all kinds of baked goods. I would cater BBQ pulled pork, beef or chicken with homemade potato salad, baked beans, broccoli slaw or regular slaw and homemade brownies. I also do baked pastas, lasagna and salads with bread. I also do appetizers.


        I always give the customer the opportunity to give their input on their catering needs 🎬


        I provide services in the culinary field. I have extensive experience in many styles of cooking and preparing foods from all corners of the world. I can provide from buffet to plate-up services.

        Q & A

        Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

        How do you find a good caterer?

        Reviews, interviews and menu tastings will help you find the right catering choice for your big day. Start by screening possible wedding caterers based on past reviews. If a caterer you are interested in has a review that concerns you, ask them about it; how they respond will be very telling. Next, ask about their availability for your wedding date.

        If the wedding caterer is available on your date, it’s time to talk about menus and prices. Be clear about what your maximum budget is find out what choices this will allow you. Caterers may custom-create a menu for your event, or they may have menu templates within different price ranges that can guide your decision. A clear budget gives the caterer clear parameters within which to work and offer creative suggestions. Schedule a menu tasting to confirm you love your wedding menu. Once you have a menu and date, and have paid a deposit to reserve the caterer’s services, confirm additional details including when the food will be delivered to the site, what kind of service will be provided, how many servers will be onsite and for how long, and who is responsible for setup and cleanup. The more specific your contract, the fewer worries you’ll have on your wedding day. Get more smart hiring tips here.

        How much does wedding catering cost per person?

        Wedding catering costs will always vary based on the number of guests you’re inviting, the menu you want to serve, and the way the food will be served to your guests. As you interview wedding catering companies, you’ll be presented with a cost per person for various menus. On the low end, wedding catering may cost approximately $15-$18 per person. This would include prepared food only, with no setup or service of any kind. The starting price for a simple buffet meal with minimal service typically averages $22 per person. Opting for the same menu with all organic ingredients could raise your costs to about $33 per person. A moderately upscale menu (finer ingredients, more elaborate presentation) could range from $24 to $34 per person. High-end wedding catering cost truly has no limit. Lobster, filet mignon, specialty seafood, organic ingredients — menu choices like these can boost your cost per person up to $150 and more.

        What should you look for in a caterer?

        A delicious meal is a critical element of a successful wedding, with happy guests fondly remembering your fabulous wedding food. The right caterer for you will be:

        • Available: Even the best caterer is no good if they aren’t available on your wedding date. Ask early before you get your heart set on someone.
        • Affordable for you: Find a caterer that you can afford. Having a spending plan ahead of time will mean you won’t overspend on food.
        • A good personality fit: Wedding planning is stressful, so work with someone that you can get along with and communicate with easily.
        • Experienced and recommended: Ensure the company has a proven track record with events of your size and the references to back it up.
        • Transparent about money: Steer clear of shady pricing. Find a caterer who is very clear about costs and is happy to talk you through budgets and pricing options.
        • Transparent about food: Find someone who is clear about where they source their food from and where it is prepared.

        How much should catering cost for a wedding?

        The cost of wedding catering will reflect the level of service, the menu you choose, the luxury you desire and the number of guests you invite. Where you live also plays a major role in your wedding catering costs. The regional cost to do business and local cost of food will affect your catering bill. There is no set price for wedding catering, because each wedding and each menu is different. This is why many caterers provide a per-person price. This allows you to break down what it costs to feed each person based on the menu you want. Working with your caterer, you can adjust menu items, service level and more to accommodate your budget and guest count. Keep in mind that wedding catering costs are not just for the food. The bill reflects all the components that go into commercial food catering: a commercial kitchen, ingredients, staff, insurance, marketing and more. Here are some examples of average costs:

        • Three-course plated meal, moderately upscale, for 125 in Los Angeles: $14,000. Because of staffing costs, a true plated meal costs about twice as much as a staff-assisted buffet.
        • Buffet meal, standard menu, for 100 in Los Angeles: $5,000.
        • Per-person cost for hors d'oeuvres, dinner and nonalcoholic beverages: $24–$37, depending on menu selection, in Southern California.
        • Drop off prepared food for 50: $1,000 in North Carolina. Price does not include any service, setup or breakdown.

        How do you serve food at a wedding?

        Food service at your wedding will affect your catering costs and influence the atmosphere of the reception. Buffet style is more informal; plated meals are a bit fancier; family style encourages sharing. Read about the different food service styles to select your preferred wedding catering choice.

        • Buffet: Caterers can drop off prepared foods for a DIY and budget-friendly buffet option where you set everything up and food is entirely self-service. For a fuller-service buffet, the caterers set up food, oversee the buffet throughout the event, and clean up afterwards. For food only, prices per person might average $16-$18, while a service buffet may start around $20-$22 per person. Adding food stations can increase per-person costs by at least $3-$5.
        • Family style: Servers bring large platters of food to guest tables in courses. It’s less formal (and less expensive) than a plated meal, but more formal and higher-cost than a buffet. You’ll need large tables to accommodate the platters, so plan accordingly when renting furniture for the event.
        • Plated: A plated event is a formal dining experience; waitstaff serve your seated guests for each course, fill their drinks, and attend to them throughout the dinner. A plated dinner is typically the most expensive option for both food and service.
        • Food trucks: Similar to buffets, with food trucks your guests get their own food and bring it to their table. A food truck gives a relaxed and playful vibe to your reception.
        • Cocktail reception: If you don’t want a formal seated dinner, you can opt for a wide assortment of passed appetizers at an extended cocktail hour reception.
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