Laurels
Best Caterers
in Orlando
2017

Why These Caterers?

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

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

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

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Aashirwad

Aashirwad is an Indian restaurant based in Orlando that serves up cuisine from the northern region of India. The company has also offered catering for nearly a decade, providing a private chef, Tandoor at the venue site, and more for events of all sizes. Weddings, bridal showers, cooperate events, and all celebrations are welcome. Aashirwad received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

Orlando, FL(407) 370-9830

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Arthur’s

Arthur’s has been offering catering services to Central Florida for nearly three decades. Serving weddings, corporate events, and celebrations of all kinds, Arthur’s serves up a variety of tasty cuisines at luxurious venues, such as mini cheeseburgers, shrimp tacos, wild salmon tartar, and watermelon, tomato, and basil skewers. Arthur’s was voted Best Caterer by readers of the Orlando Sentinel.

Altamonte Springs, FL(407) 331-1993

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Bem Bom Food

Bem Bom Food is a Portuguese food truck operating in the Orlando area. The truck serves up tacos and pastries and can be booked for events. Catering can also be arranged, which can include a custom menu. Bem Bom was named Best Food Truck by the Orlando A-List.

Orlando, FL(321) 236-2660

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Big City Catering

Big City Catering is an Orlando-based catering company that can boast a team with decades of experience. The company offers a diverse range of menus, from themed menus to corporate and wedding menus. Wedding buffets, as well as plated meals, are available, in addition to corporate boxed lunches. Big City Catering has partnerships with a number of luxurious venues. Finally, Big City Catering has been awarded Wedding Wire's Couples' Choice Award for 2014, 2015, and 2016.

Orlando, FL(407) 438-3488

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Cocktails Catering

Cocktails Catering is a fully licensed and insured full-service event planning and catering company serving the Orlando area. The company has partnerships with venues all over central Florida. The diverse menu has it all: appetizers, entrees, drinks, and pastries. Cocktails Catering’s many esteemed clients include BMW, Yelp, Pepsi, Toys for Tots, Teen Vogue, and more.

Orlando, FL(407) 446-2878

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Dixie Belle's Café

Dixie Belle's Café has been operating in Orlando for nearly a decade. The locally-owned restaurant serves up American cuisine mixed with some Mexican favorites. The team does catering at event spaces in Orlando, and can also host events in its on-site banquet room. The catering team is fluent in both English and Spanish and Dixie Belle's Café promises affordable pricing.

Orlando, FL(407) 812-7012

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Dubsdread Catering

Dubsdread Catering has planned and executed thousands of events during its decade plus in operation. It has partner venues in all of Central Florida, including Orlando, and does intimate as well as large events. The company can do plated or buffet breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and promises customized menus. Dubsdread Catering has won a number of honors, such as its inclusion in The Knot’s Hall of Fame and winning Wedding Spot's Best Wedding Venues in Florida.

Orlando, FL(407) 278-4959

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El Potro

El Potro has been operating for over three decades and has many locations in Apopka, Orlando, and Winter Park, Florida. The restaurant serves up Mexican cuisine and offers catering to the surrounding areas. The catering team can take on any group, any size, offering its services to graduations, parties, weddings, and all special events. The catering menu includes delicious chicken fajitas, carnitas, baked fish, tamales, a variety of sides, and much more. El Potro promises fresh ingredients.

Apopka, FL(407) 886-4934

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Ethos Vegan Kitchen

Ethos Vegan Kitchen is a 100% vegan restaurant that also offers catering. The restaurant has been serving Central Florida for over a decade and is a family-owned small business. Catering services include party platters, takeaway orders (including a takeaway Thanksgiving meal), and special orders from the bakery. Ethos Vegan Kitchen was the reader's pick for Best Vegan in the Orlando Weekly and has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

Winter Park, FL(407) 228-3898

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Goodfella’s Pizzeria

Goodfella’s Pizzeria has been operating in Orlando for over a decade, serving up New York-style pizza. The menu also includes eggplant, salads, subs, soups, calzones, and more. Goodfella’s Pizzeria offers catering, promising competitive pricing. All pizza dough and sauce are made up fresh each day.

Orlando, FL(407) 658-6615

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Gringos Locos

Gringos Locos does tacos and burritos using 100% fresh beef and chicken and promising fresh vegetables. The Orlando-based restaurant can cater events and offers a varied menu of Mexican favorite dishes and sides. Gringos Locos was named Orlando Weekly's Best Mexican, Best Cheap Eats, and Best Late Night Restaurant.

Orlando, FL(407) 841-5626

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John Michael Exquisite Weddings & Catering

John Michael Exquisite Weddings & Catering is a Central Florida company that has been in operation for over two decades. The team provides full event planners that will take on all details of any special celebration. John Michael's offers a variety of food options and can do buffet, plated, family or station style service. The company also offers the Winter Park venue, Celebration Gardens, to clients. John Michael Exquisite Weddings & Catering is a member of the Better Business Bureau and has been featured in The Knot and Wedding Wire.

Orlando, FL(407) 894-6671

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Mediterranean Blue

Mediterranean Blue is a Greek restaurant based in Orlando that offers event catering. It's run by a brother/sister team that can boast decades of experience in the industry. Catering can include appetizers, entrées, and desserts such as spanakopita, moussaka, or a rice pilaf platter. Mediterranean Blue also offers to customize the menu to fit the specific needs of catering clients. Mediterranean Blue's food quality receives high praise on Yelp.

Orlando, FL(407) 422-2583

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Montage Catering

Montage Catering has been operating in Central Florida for years, doing catering for events of all sizes. The team can execute event planning, platter service catering, wedding catering, corporate catering, and full-service dine-in catering. Passed hors d'oeuvres, buffets, and plated dinners are all available. The catering menu offers a variety of delicious items including bacon-wrapped filet mignon, and Caribbean pan seared red snapper. Montage Catering was featured in Wedding Wire's Couples' Choice Awards in 2016.

Altamonte Springs, FL(407) 953-0508

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My Chef

My Chef is a personal chef service operating in Orlando, Windermere, Dr. Phillips, and the entire Orange County. The team of chefs has decades of combined experience and provides weekly meals, catering, and tastings. Date night cooking, dinner parties, and Sunday breakfasts are also offered by My Chef. The business promises the use of organic ingredients and can accommodate food allergies. Satisfied clients praise My Chef’s professional service and fantastic food.

Gotha, FL(407) 900-7004

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Orlando Caribbean Catering

Orlando Caribbean Catering has over four decades of experience providing Caribbean and southern food to the Orlando area. The catering team offers customizable menus and can do buffet style or plated meals, happily serving weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, office parties, and all events. Each client can receive a custom quote at Orlando Caribbean Catering, as the business believes in personalized service.

Clermont, FL(352) 536-1833

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Puff ‘n Stuff

Puff ‘n Stuff is a catering service operating in Central and West Florida. It’s been serving Florida since the 1980s, starting out as a pastry shop, and growing into a full-service caterer. Puff ‘n Stuff does weddings, conventions, corporate events, and other special gatherings. The business meets with clients beforehand and promises to create a totally unique menu that suits each client's taste. Happy clients praise the quality food and service provided by Puff ‘n Stuff.

Orlando, FL(407) 629-7833

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Shakers American Café

Shakers American Café is a family owned and operated restaurant in Orlando that has been in operation for over a decade. The team does American cuisine and offers catering, making platters, box lunches, special order casseroles, and more for events of all kinds. Shakers American Café promises fresh ingredients and won Best Breakfast in Orlando in the Orlando Business Journal’s People’s Choice Awards.

Orlando, FL(407) 422-3534

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Tabla Cuisine

Tabla Cuisine is an Orlando-based restaurant cooking up a unique blend of Indian, Chinese, and Thai. The experienced chef, Ian Piamonte was Banquet Chef at The Ritz-Carlton, and now serves up inspired dishes for Tabla Cuisine. The restaurant can cater all events and has a ballroom that can accommodate over 200 guests. Tabla Cuisine has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

Orlando, FL(407) 248-9400

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Tamasino’s

Tamasino’s is a New York-style pizzeria operating in three Florida locations, including Orlando. The restaurant has been serving pies for nearly two decades and offers catering to the entire Central Florida area. The catering menu includes favorites like garlic knots, Caesar and Greek salads, eggplant parmesan and, of course, plenty of pizza. For dessert, try Tamasino’s New York-style cheesecake. Tamasino’s was a recipient of the Orlando Sentinal’s Reader’s Choice Award.

Orlando, FL(407) 898-7499

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