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Why These Caterers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Bakersfield Caterers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Big Mike's Ragin' BBQ

Big Mike's Ragin' BBQ has been serving scrumptious BBQ in Bakersfield and the surrounding area since 2005. The company has built a solid reputation when it comes to providing excellent food and customer service, offering a wide variety of Southern favorites, from steaks and grilled chicken to beef brisket and BBQ pork ribs. Big Mike’s also caters to both big and small parties, specializing in weddings, graduations, club meetings, company picnics, and other special events.

Bakersfield, CA 93314


Cafe Med Restaurant & Deli

Cafe Med Restaurant & Deli has been serving authentic Mediterranean cuisine in Bakersfield, California for 25 years. They provide an exceptional fine dining experience, serving lunch and dinner menus that feature their delicious soups, salads, desserts, and beverages. The Mediterranean restaurant also offers banquet menus and caters to semi-private events, delivering innovative and efficient service each time. Cafe Med Restaurant & Deli receives great reviews from customers that speak of the cafe's wonderful food, relaxing atmosphere, and friendly service.

Bakersfield, CA 93309


Carniceria La Carreta

Carniceria La Carreta has been delighting customers in Bakersfield, California with delicious meats and a commitment to outstanding customer service for over 17 years. The local, family-owned market and grocery store offers high-quality meats, including seasoned chicken, Mexican-inspired carne asada, traditional menudo, and more. Carniceria La Carreta also offers special event catering and bulk ordering.

Bakersfield, CA 93313


Ceasar's Italian Delicatessen

Ceasar's Italian Delicatessen is a locally owned, family business that has been serving delicious yet reasonably priced sandwiches in Bakersfield, California since 1971. They serve a wide selection of meats and cheeses, as well as provide extensive catering menus for corporate gatherings, weddings, and other special events. Ceasar's Italian Delicatessen is a consistent favorite in Kern County Readers' Poll for Best Deli.

Bakersfield, CA 93312


Deli Delicious

For over 20 years, Deli Delicious has been serving a wide variety of made-to-order hot, cold, and specialty sandwiches. This Bakersfield deli sandwich shop caters events of all sizes, offering ready-to-eat deli sandwiches that customers say will delight every taste bud. Deli Delicious has been featured on 24 Central Valley Today.

Bakersfield, CA 93312


Fresco Mexican Grill

Fresco Mexican Grill strives to provide the highest quality Mexican food in downtown Bakersfield. The restaurant offers a menu boasting fresh and authentic dishes such as chilaquiles, burritos, fish tacos, and other classic Mexican favorites. The restaurant also caters office functions, birthday parties, and other special events. Fresco Mexican Grill has a commitment to delivering excellent customer service and fresh food for customers to enjoy.

Bakersfield, CA 93304


Jake's Tex-Mex Cafe

Jake's Tex-Mex Café has been serving quality food in Bakersfield, California since 1986. This casual restaurant offers fresh salads and filling sandwiches as well as catering services. The catering menu mainly consists of large plates, taco salads, desserts, and beverages. Jake's Tex-Mex Café strives for an exceptional dining experience with a laidback ambiance.

Bakersfield, CA 93301


Mesa Mexican Grill

Mesa Mexican Grill offers fresh and handmade food in a cozy atmosphere. This restaurant in Bakersfield, California also caters to personal and business events, offering mouth-watering tacos, burritos, nachos, and chips and salsa. Additionally, Mesa Mexican Grill allows customers to choose their own toppings, protein add-ons, fillings, and sauces.

Bakersfield, CA 93306


NV Catering

NV Catering’s Chef Nate has been in the culinary industry for more than 18 years. This full service catering company can take on any event, from food buffets and outdoor BBQs to weddings and elegant dinners. The family-owned company also offers custom menus for business, holidays, weddings, and other special events. The owners, Chef Nate and Jessica Vasquez, are fully committed to providing a hands-on service in every event.

Bakersfield, CA 93308


PorkChop & Bubba's BBQ

PorkChop & Bubba's BBQ has been providing personalized catering services in Bakersfield since 2012. They serve award-winning BBQ and traditional Southern dishes at competitive prices. In addition, they offer self-serve, buffet, and banquet services for office parties, weddings, and other special events. PorkChop & Bubba's BBQ strives to deliver customized catering services to fit the need of every client.

Bakersfield, CA 93304


Salty's BBQ & Catering

Salty's BBQ & Catering is a family owned restaurant in Bakersfield, California that has been delivering great food and customer service since 2010. This full-service catering business brings their tasty oak-grilled tri-tip and chicken delicacies to weddings, BBQ parties, and other special events. Salty's BBQ & Catering was featured in Chevron’s "Doers" video.

Bakersfield, CA 93312


Sequoia Sandwich Company

Sequoia Sandwich Company has been serving delicious deli sandwiches in Bakersfield, California since 1999. The company strives for quality when it comes to hand-crafting each sandwich, using only the finest and freshest ingredients and adhering to strict food safety standards. Sequoia also provides delivery and catering services, offering sandwich platters, boxed lunches, side salads and chips, meat and cheese platters, and desserts and bakery items.

Bakersfield, CA 93312


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