Party planning is all about the food. Whether you have a party of 30 or 300 people, you’ll want to feed your guests the best. From intimate backyard weddings in the Adirondacks to elegant corporate soirées in New York City, the state has a caterer to meet your needs. Here are 10 of the best caterers across New York State.
This Zagat-rated New York City caterer is a household name, serving big-name clients and glitzy private events that range from weddings to holiday parties. Abiigail Kirsch’s team members are masters of innovation—they’ll make your event-planning dreams a reality.
As the best full-service caterer in the Upper West Side, Sweet Basil Catering has a reputation for flawless execution, whether it’s a wedding (of any size), a corporate event, or a private gathering.
This company’s more than 30 years of experience make for flawless events from the Hudson Valley to the Adirondacks. The gourmet food purveyors can serve at their venue or in the setting of your choice, whether it’s a backyard wedding or a corporate retreat.
The sheer variety of catering options offered by this caterer makes it one of the best in the region. Whether you’re looking for a simple drop-off lunch, a banquet, or an elegant sit-down dinner at a wedding, Buffalo’s Best can make it happen.
Located in Queens, an ethnic melting pot, it’s fitting that LCI Caterers focuses on offering food from cuisines around the world. Established in 1999, the company serves events like weddings and corporate functions, among others.
This Brooklyn-based boutique catering company does everything from intimate wedding receptions to backyard cocktail affairs. Attention to detail is what they are known for, and they’ll make sure every aspect of the event is perfect.
Rich’s Catering brings their “five-star culinary flair” to events both on-site and off premises in Buffalo. This award-winning caterer serves events like weddings, cocktail parties, graduations, holiday events, and corporate parties.
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Specializing in farm-to-table catering with food sourced from the region, Bridge Creek Catering has made a name for itself in the Hudson Valley wedding arena. They’ll help brides and grooms plan the perfect menu, and they’ll also handle other details like entertainment, photographers, and florists to ensure the big day goes off without a hitch.
Those who want a rustic outdoor Hudson Valley wedding should look no further than this highly rated caterer. The barbecue specialists fire-roast their meat and locally sourced food on site, and offer a flexible menu that can be gluten-free, vegan, or vegetarian. Ask about their waffle and taco bars!
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Though it caters events of all sizes, A Small Affair makes everything feel intimate. This Hamptons caterer can handle weddings, fundraisers, anniversaries, and more in settings like gorgeous East End vineyards and private patios.