The first rule of party planning is: don’t get stuck in the kitchen. Unless of course, that’s your job. If you’re throwing a dinner or getting married or entertaining clients over the holiday, let these top 5 catering companies handle the back of the house. So you can shine in the front.
1 Contemporary Catering
With a diverse menus ranging in regional cuisines, from cuban to creole to classic comfort cuisine, Contemporary Catering is prepped to cater your every affair. Whether your event be an intimate dinner at home, a corporate cocktail party or a lavish wedding, Contemporary Catering has what it takes to make sure that you adore the decor and that all your noshes and nibbles taste delicious.
2 Heirloom LA
Heirloom LA is ready to craft some seriously delicious cuisine for your next clambake. With a market-to-table approach, the three palettes behind Heirloom LA are ready to go the extra mile to hook you up. Oh, you want an entire roasted boar? No problem. And don't even get me started on the lasagna cupcakes.
3 The Kitchen for Exploring Foods
Peggy Dark, the co-founder of The Kitchen for Exploring Foods, has been serving sumptuous cuisine in Southern California since The Kitchen's inception in 1984. If you're going big buffet or perfect passed plates, The Kitchen is guaranteed to make sure your guests leave stuffed and satisfied.
4 Trés LA
Trés LA boasts a A-list roster of clients including practically every television network on your Tivo, Hollywood red carpet regulars such as Ben Stiller, Debra Messing and Heidi Klum, and former president Bill Clinton. If that's not impressive, their extensive menu planning and drool-worthy dishes will knock your socks off. As will the "stylish" servers trained in fine dining. What can I say? This is Hollywood.
5 Wolfgang Puck Catering
You knew Wolfgang Puck has a culinary empire in town. But did you know that the Chef was more than happy to bring his delish dishes to you? Whether you're looking for his signature haute pizzas or custom cocktails created for you and your guests, the Puck posse will help with all aspects of event planning so that even a no-frills dinner party feels like a gala event.