Monroeville, PA267 Caterers near you

Where do you need the caterer?

Answer a few questions

Tell us what you need so we can bring you the right pros.

Get quotes

Receive quotes from pros who meet your needs.

Hire the right pro

Compare quotes, message pros, and hire when ready.

Monroeville Caterers

Browse these catering services with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Monroeville.

Top Pro
  • 31 years in business
  • 131 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Bruce W.
Verified review

I hired Scott for several catering events for my very discriminating Sewickley clients. He was the consummate professional. He was engaging to the guests and very patient with the children as well. I would definitely hire him again.

Top Pro
ShefShaun | PurplePlate
4.9
from 36 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Bryan B.
Verified review

Amazing tastes, Great presentation! As advertised...No matter what menu or party size, Shef Shawn is well preped and organized to make any event special. "Thanks for the great food and insite from your catering expertise Shef ".

Top Pro
ATWC, Inc
5.0
from 22 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 43 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Payal P.
Verified review

I had a last minute cancellation with my previously scheduled caterer and Art saved the day with his ability to pull together a meal for our school field trip in just two days. I appreciated the quick replies, his calm and kind attitude, and the quality of the meal he brought. We were trying to focus on creating a healthy, family style lunch to encourage our kids to make more sustainable food choices in the future and Art's meal was a hit with them! They even ate their veggies :) I would highly recommend Around the World Catering if you want high quality and flexibility at reasonable prices. Thank you Art!

Square Cafe & Food Truck
4.9
from 17 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
Georgia S.
Verified review

I used your catering menu for a birthday party , we picked up the food ,plated it and it was wonderful!! Lots of compliments and very pleased party attendees!

Green Light Meals
4.7
from 12 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
Reynolds C.
Verified review

I used Green Light Meals to cater a private family dinner to celebrate my wife’s 75th birthday. The entire family came home for the weekend to surprise her...and we did. However, we have a wide variety of food requirements within our family...medical gluten free, vegetarian, no sugar or artificial sweeteners, and no red meat. Green Light Meals customized the dinner with various entrees that met everyone’s personal selections. The food was excellent and the customer service was outstanding...including delivering the entire meal on Sunday of a long holiday weekend. The Hors D’Oeuvres, Salad, Entrees, and Side Vegetable Dishes all complimented each other. And the custom, gluten-free, three-layer white cake with with white icing was a real hit. With full confidence, I can highly recommend Green Light Meals.

Top Pro
Traveling chef
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 38 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Anne Z.
Verified review

We chose Bill for catering our family thanksgiving dinner. We had lots of family coming in from out of town the weekend prior to thanksgiving and some folks are ill. We just didn’t have it in us to do the traditional dinner ourselves. We also had dietary restrictions. Bill completely understood and put out a great meal with many little extra touches. He was punctual, clean, neat, professional, prepared. Everything nicely laid out, all dietary requests followed perfectly. Everyone was so thrilled with the service. Bill is a warm person and so likeable! We will definitely use him in the future.

TCF Pittsburgh
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Linda J.
Verified review

These women have serviced two of my events(planning, ordering as well as bartending and serving) and I couldn’t have had a better experience! I was able to enjoy the party as much as my guests did while Angie and Jasmine took on almost everything else. I cannot speak for the catering (I will in November when they cater our Thanksgiving dinner) but everything else they offered was worth every single penny. You won’t regret working with the Culinary friends!

About

I provide a variety of food based on customer needs.and also do event planning weddings/showers/anniversary.and also offer on hand cooking lessons.

About

We are a PGH based catering business and will travel to anywhere! We specialize in home-styled prepared foods, but we can create personal menus. The services we offer are as follows: * Catering * Decorating * Photography * DJ * Live band and other event services We are your one-stop-shop catering service!

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
About

I cater for two or a large group. Ask me if I can make it. I bake many desserts, cakes, candies and many more. I have been cooking since I was around 10 years old. I started cooking with my grandmother. I have been cooking from five people to 54 people a day at a homeless shelter today. I have been cooking for them for 11 years. I also cook for church fundraisers. I catered a wedding for 300 people.

About

I am a Pittsburgh based sommelier and chef. I give cooking lessons and beverage education. I am also available for hire for small catering functions to cook and/or bartend.

About

Bella Sera Catering, Pennsylvania's first certified green caterer, consistently brings invention and creativity to your table. We continue to transform homes, outdoor spaces and corporate meeting rooms into extraordinary, unique events. Our menus bring to life your vision. From lavish affairs to intimate gatherings, our team will coordinate each detail with ease and innovative cuisine.

About

We use only the freshest hand selected foods and will accommodate any requests that our clients may need to make their special occasion memorable to all of the guests!

About

We are a Pittsburgh based catering company. We have been in business for over 20 years. We specialize in personal delivered meals and also catered events. We can cater to 1 or 100. No stomach is too small for us to handle!

About

  • 2 years in business
About

Four Brothers specializes in the art of serving original family recipes of native New Orleans handed down for generations. Known for award-winning quality of its food and its convivial atmosphere, the history of New Orleans famous foods offers a glimpse into New Orleans' storied past making Four Brothers food a must experience for everyone

About

I have a variety of fine foods on the go. I can cater to your needs, weddings, graduations, birthday parties and so on. I take my time to get to know my customers and make their needs and wants come true. I go far and beyond to make people smile through my food! I have been cooking as far back as needing a stool to reach the countertop. I have samples that I will bring for our first meeting and you, the customer will decide what your wants are to please your guests. I can do parties as little as 5 and as many as 300. Try my food and not only will you smile on the outside, but your stomach will also fall in love.

About

We cater! We offer authentic New York style bagels, muffins, cookies, and lunch sandwiches with the best in class service.

  • 9 years in business
About

I am not aware of anyone in the area that combines chocolate with catering.

  • 7 years in business
About

I specialize in mult culture cuisines. Soul food, Jamaican, African, Spanish, Asian, and more. I spent 30 years learning to authentically prepare different styles of cooking.

  • 6 years in business
About

Our food is exceptional. We prepare everything in house, with the exception of our hot sausage.

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.

Do you tip a wedding caterer?

Tipping 15 percent to 20 percent on a $3,000 catering bill can feel daunting — especially in light of all the other costs of throwing a wedding — but tipping your wedding caterer is standard practice. Be sure to ask your caterer about their specific policies. Many catering companies include gratuity as a line item on their bill. If tipping is not automatically included in your total, a good approach is to tip all the people involved the day of the event rather than paying one lump sum to the catering company. For each server and bartender, you can tip $20-$50, depending on how long they were onsite and whether they did exceptional work. You can also tip the chef; experts suggest $50. It’s also a good idea to tip the catering manager, the point-of-contact person who keeps the catering service running smoothly the day of your wedding, ensures all the food looks beautiful and is plentiful, and resolves any mishaps. Industry pros recommend tipping the catering manager $100-$200. If gratuity is not included and you’re tipping individuals, set aside $200-$500 in cash to be safe.

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.

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.

Actual Requests

See other requests for caterers in Monroeville

Need Buffet Catering Services

Tyrone, PA

  • Interested in the following cuisine
    BBQ (eg: pulled pork, Southern comfort)
  • Serving style
    Buffet
  • Head count
  • Details
    Big Swimming and Drinking party family and friends at my house very casual. Huntingdon Furnace Rd. Tyrone Pa.

Need a Caterer

Coraopolis, PA

  • Type of catering needed
    I'm not sure yet
  • Interested in following cuisine(s)
  • Number of guests
  • Details
    Dual 60th birthday party. Want buffet , low cost - appetizers easy to eat instead of formal sit down meal. Venue is in moo. Twp and beverages already provided.

Need a Caterer to Serve Finger Foods on April 26, 2013

Belle Vernon, PA

  • Type of catering needed
    Cocktail party
  • Interested in following cuisine(s)
    American - casual
  • Number of guests
    40-60
  • Additional Service(s)
    Appetizers
  • Details
    Just finger food
Hire skilled professionals for absolutely everything.