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the Cost of Wedding Caterers

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$ 783
Jan 2008
Fergus Falls, MN
Buffet style meal by local catering company  more... close row
$ 4300
Apr 2008
Lincoln, Nebraska
Appetizers and a trustworthy caterer worked out well  more... close row
$ 4000
Apr 2006
Houston, TX
Locally owned full service caterer  more... close row
$ 6860
Jul 2007
Valparaiso, IN
Food and open bar at wedding  more... close row
$ 600
Feb 2008
Anaheim, CA
40 person wedding reception  more... close row
$ 1800
Jun 2006
Lawndale, CA
Food was good with extra beverages included  more... close row
$ 1500
Jun 2007
Amarillo, TX
Food was great, service just OK  more... close row
$ 3700
Jun 2006
Dallas, TX
Leave room in your wedding budget for good food  more... close row
$ 57
Jun 2006
Trevose, PA
Food and drink for wedding guests  more... close row
$ 21000
Dec 2007
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Wedding location and food service  more... close row

Description of service

This price included use of three large rooms for a nine hour period, one hour of appetizer service served by staff, sit down three course dinner service for 200 guests, buffet dessert, tables, chairs, linens, dishes, and cutlery for the meal, bar service but not the price of bar service but not for liquor, valet parking and coat room service for all guests. The cost of tasting the menu was not included.

Review of Service

Staff was polite and friendly to guests; linens, furniture, dishes, and cutlery were of moderately high quality but not the highest, and no choices were given as far as patterns/colors. Food was well prepared, hot, and delicious. Bar attendants were polite but many guests had to wait for their drink because only two attendents were provided for all of the guests.


Make sure you find out if tasting the menu is included in the price of the facility; this can be quite expensive otherwise. Tasting the food is important because this will leave a lasting impression on guests. Make sure you are happy with the attitude and comportment of the staff at your first few visits to the site. It is helpful to visit the site during an event similar to yours so you can get an idea of how things will run.

$ 8835
Jun 2006
Trevose, Pa
Caterers at a fire hall  more... close row