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Sandy Wedding Caterers

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Veronica's Cuisine
4.7
from 191 reviews
  • 21 years in business
  • 360 hires on Thumbtack
Heally S.
Verified review

After searching for months, I hired Veronicas for my wedding catering. I loved their flexibility, their prices, and their great attitude to work with our needs. Their prices include things that other caters charge ridiculous amounts for. I am originally from Colombia and I wanted to implement a little part of my culture to the wedding, since the majority of guest were from here Veronica and Daniel tried to work out a menu to fit my needs and the needs of my guests. On the day of my wedding I didn't have to worry about the food, they took care of everything. From the appetizers to the desserts. The food was excellent and my guest were very pleased with the food. I have other friends that are getting married this year and have asked about our catering choice. I have been so pleased with their work, that I have also hired them for my work events.

801 CATERING
4.9
from 116 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 164 hires on Thumbtack
Kris A.
Verified review

801 Catering did our wedding luncheon and I would definetly recommend them for any event! They served buffet street tacos with freshly made tortilla chips and salsa. It's was authentic and delicious! Everyone loved it. 3 full tables of meat and toppings. They were set up and ready to go when we showed up. Chef Alex and his staff were very friendly and professional.

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Flavors Catering
4.9
from 55 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 88 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Monica N.
Verified review

They catered our wedding luncheon. We had so many people comment on how great the food was. They were so good to work with I would recommend them highly to anyone

No Name Gourmet
4.8
from 23 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 28 hires on Thumbtack
Jared S.
Verified review

Chef Mike did a great job catering our party and I would recommend him to anyone!

Jenna's Personal Cooking
4.8
from 21 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
Siera S.
Verified review

Jenna was so incredibly easy to work with! She took all of the stress away from planning food for our wedding, she responded quickly, had professional staff with her who were all dressed appropriately, adapted to the resources we had available, showed up early to start preparing food, had everything ready on time and was a highlight for our day. Not to mention, the food was AMAZING!!!! We had so many compliments and people asking for her information, because the food was so delicious! I have seen Jenna prepare food for smaller groups and also groups the size for our wedding (100 for dinner and 400+ for the reception) and every time it has been delicious! I would recommend Jenna 10/10 times and know you will not be disappointed with her cooking!

  • 8 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
MaryEllen H.
Verified review

Karen did a FANTASTIC JOB on our wedding reception. Everything was exactly how she explained & showed us. The colors were exactly how we discussed. She was on time set up & take down. I loved working with her & I will reccomend her to anyone that's having a Wedding in the SLC area.

Something Frosted
4.9
from 15 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
Art H.
Verified review

Attended a wedding reception with my wife. So impressed with the quality of the desserts had to find out who did them. The brownies and the chocolate cake filled with fresh strawberry filling was to die for. Looking for sweets for occasion? I recommend Something Frosted.

The Brulee Catering
4.7
from 14 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
Verified review

My sister and I worked with The Brûlée Catering for her wedding lunch and reception. We loved hem. They were very easy to work with and were happy to customize packages to make it everything that my sister wanted. My sister and her now husband boh talk about how, besides getting married, they were most excited about the food!

Carrolls' Custom Cooking
4.9
from 13 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
Devon O.
Verified review

We hired Rex and Cathy to provide a dinner for our wedding, and they were absolutely fantastic! We aren't from Salt Lake originally, but wanted to get married here. Unfortunately, this meant we didn't have a whole lot of help from family when it came to planning. Rex and Cathy were really the first cog for the event we found, and everything started to come together after we booked them. They were a real delight to work with: exceptionally polite, flexible, fun, and punctual. Because of them, we started to believe that we could actually pull off planning a wedding. They even invited us over to their house to try the food, which was exceptional. Our wedding was outside, and on the big day, it dumped rain. Rex and his team showed up with a pop up tent though, and had plenty of manpower to get the job done. They fed 120 people with no problems, and even specially prepared vegetable lasagna for our vegetarian guests! All of our guests also enjoyed watching the preparation of the meal and the Dutch Oven cooking, it was extra entertainment! After the dinner, we received several compliments on the food, and many of our guests went back for seconds and thirds. For us it was much more intimate than having a caterer show up with pre-made food in chaffing dishes. If you’re looking to host an event, you can’t go wrong with Carroll’s Custom Cooking, these guys are the best! The food was absolutely delicious, but more importantly, they took a lot of stress off of our backs knowing that our guests would be happy.

Bleu Bird Design Corp.
5.0
from 8 reviews
    Paula B.
    Verified review

    Jennifer has such a wonderful and unique eye for design. I really appreciated that she listened to my needs and ideas but then expanded on those to create the perfect arrangements for my wedding. I also appreciated that the florals were on time and priced as promised.

    Cookie Twins
    5.0
    from 6 reviews
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    Gwen J.
    Verified review

    I met the owner Paul at the Salt Lake city airport before my flight back to Dallas. We talked for a little before he let me know he owned a dessert catering company. He gave me a couple samples before I boarded my flight. I had the salted caramel cookie and peruvian chocolate brownie. I have to say, hands down the best brownie I've ever had. I just wished I had milk on the flight. Definitely will be calling him the next time I'm in Salt Lake City.

    Cultivating Catering
    4.7
    from 6 reviews
    • 1 year in business
    Tiffany G.
    Verified review

    Culminating catering was great! They made a fantastic meal for my companies annual party!

    Mahalo Catering & Events
    5.0
    from 3 reviews
      Melissa M.
      Verified review

      We have used their catering services for a variety of business meetings and events. I have referred them a number of times and have always had terrific feedback about their experience as well. You get great food options, stellar customer service and all within budget every time.

      Applespice Junction-Murray
      5.0
      from 3 reviews
      • 29 years in business
      • 1 hire on Thumbtack
      Donna L.
      Verified review

      No matter the situation, timing, or needs Applespice Junction Murray location has always been there for me. They helped with my sons wedding reception and have catered many meetings for my work. I would always recommend them to anyone that needs any type of catering. they are the best.

      Bob's Backyard BBQ
      5.0
      from 2 reviews
      • 4 years in business
      • 1 hire on Thumbtack
      Amy B.
      Verified review

      I have worked with Bob and his tasty BBQ on many occasions. He has always been very accommodating and serves a great meal. I highly recommend Bob for any event. He has a great set up that won't disappoint.

      About

      With its rich history and old-world charm, Stone Gate Weddings and Events stands out in a tradition of quality and excellence as one of the best wedding and reception centers in Utah. The historic site's exquisite accommodations, stunning mountain, lake and sunset views, and unparalleled planning and hosting services provide the perfect destination for your indoor or outdoor event! Located in Pleasant Grove less than a mile from the Mt. Timpanogos LDS Temple, this spectacular wedding and event venue offers magnificent architecture and elegant decor in its halls in the heart of Utah County.

      About

      We provide an exceptional dining experience with our catering and meal delivery services for large and small groups. No job is too small or too large. We aim to please. We can beat or match any proposal that is presented to us.

      • 11 years in business
      About

      If you are truly looking for the best private chef services or catering services, then you came to the right place. With The Laughing Pear being in business just over seven years, we have the experience of every kind. We do weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, graduations or any special occasion that is right for you. There is no size that is too big, and we offer in-home three- to nine-course dinners or catering of up to 1,000 people. We can do it all, and we offer rentals, food, servers, chefs, etc. We deliver the best and back it up with our guarantee. You are the guest and our goal is for you to worry about nothing. I, owner/chef, David E. Kratky, will work with you one-on-one, from start to finish.

      About

      Are you craving gourmet sandwiches, soups, salads, and desserts in American Fork? Cafe Zupas offers all of these and more. Whether you're looking to sit down and enjoy a delicious meal, grab take-out, and cater a party, Cafe Zupas has it all. Come visit us today.

      About

      WPC strives to bring quality cuisine to event guests and clients through pristine attention to detail, safety, and health standards.

      About

      Are you wondering why our food tastes so good? It's because it's made in our very own kitchen in Farmington, Utah! With our vast selection of foods, we know you and your family will find whatever you're looking for. Come and try any of our signature soups, fresh salads, savory sandwiches, and decadent desserts. Whether you're looking to sit down and eat, grab takeout, or try our catering, we know you won't be disappointed.

      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.

      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 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 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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