Five of the Best Event Caterers in Seattle
By: Rebecca Viner
Whether it’s integrating your favourite ingredient into the menu or crafting your own delicious dish, the unique offerings of Seattle’s event caterers are never ending. From providing fresh meals and food services to weddings, corporate functions and other special events, there’s no shortage of prominent event caterers in Seattle. So if you’re on the hunt for a caterer, here’s our round up of the best ones in the city…
A Grand Affaire Catering provides Seattle events with fine food through either full-service or drop-off catering, meaning you can pick the service that matches the needs of your event. Menu choices range from Mediterranean, Italian, and Vietnamese-inspired dishes, to customized selections, including gluten free, vegetarian and even the preparation of a client’s own family recipe. The chef at A Grand Affaire Catering in Seattle actually graduated from the California School of Culinary Arts and trained with award-winning chef, Tom Douglas, so you’re definitely in good hands!
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Dante’s Inferno Dogs caters throughout Seattle for privately hosted events. If you’re looking for a catering service that’s a bit more informal, this is the one for you. This catering company serves Seattle’s cream cheese hot dogs with the option for gluten free buns and vegan sausages. Dante’s Inferno Dogs have hosted hot dog carts in backyards, office lobbies and other events, accommodating between 50 and 1,500 guests. But what makes this company special is they also give a percentage of proceeds to area food banks and Boys & Girls clubs.
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Herban Feast is a very impressive Seattle event catering company with more than 100 culinary professionals and service staff. The business has been providing seasonal, locally sourced, creative meals since 1999. To match the name, the menus from Herban Feast feature lots of local herbs and many gluten free items. They cater for weddings and other indoor and outdoor venues alike. Plus, they’ve also been awarded the title of Best Caterer by Seattle Bride Magazine for several years in a row.
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Seasoned in Seattle Catering has been servicing big and small, informal and elegant functions since 1999. If you hire this catering company for your event, you can choose either pickup or drop-off catering, as well as full service, which also includes bartending, entertainment, flower arrangements, and meals from standard or themed menus. The menu choices sound delicious: pasta, seafood, barbecue, ice cream socials, Greek, Italian, German Oktoberfest, pan-Asian and Tex-Mex are all available. Are you drooling yet?
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Twelve Baskets Catering has been providing catering services to Seattle events for more than 40 years. What makes this company special is the personalization – you can integrate a favourite ingredient into a menu choice, and even craft vegetarian and gluten free selections. Menu choices also include French, Italian, Tex-Mex, Greek and Korean. This catering company is a Snohomish Wedding Guild and International Caterers Association Member and Seattle magazine Best Caterer winner. Plus the Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission receives all the leftovers from any catered event.
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Remember, you can find the best caterers for your event on Eventerprise.com.