Laurels

Best Caterers in
New Orleans
2021

Why These Caterers?

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

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 85 58 19

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.

Read more about our selection process

Deanie's Seafood

Deanie's Seafood is a family-owned New Orleans restaurant that has provided fresh seafood dishes for more than a half-century. In addition to their family-friendly dining, they offer private dining spaces for special events and off-site catering. Their full-service catering includes options for bartenders, servers, and station attendants. The menu includes party trays, salads, roasted meats, entrees, hors d’oeuvres, and more. Deanie’s Seafood sources their seafood from Louisiana waters. They earned their Louisiana wild Seafood Certification in 2014.

Metairie, LA 70005

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HK Nola

HK Nola is a New Orleans food business that was established in 2010. Their services include dine-in, full-service catering, groceries, and a juice and coffee bar. They specialize in fresh, organic, kosher foods that are locally sourced. The restaurant is certified kosher. Their menu includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner items, such as gluten-free quiche, gourmet rice bowls, smoked sweet potatoes, and more.

New Orleans, LA 70118

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Liberty Cheesesteaks

Liberty Cheesesteaks is a locally-owned New Orleans business that specializes in Philly Cheesesteaks. They offer a variety of cheesesteaks and other subs. Customers can choose to dine-in or have their event catered by Liberty Cheesesteaks. The restaurant has a four-star rating on Yelp and a 4.8-star rating on Facebook.

New Orleans, LA 70115

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Nirvana Indian Cuisine

Nirvana Indian Cuisine has provided classic Indian cuisine to the metro New Orleans area since 1982. They operate out of three locations in the area. Menu items include samosas, pakoras, tandoori chicken, vegetarian dishes, and a variety of other authentic dishes. In addition to in-house dining, they also offer off-site catering services. They have a 4.2-star rating on Facebook.

New Orleans, LA 70115

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Ralph Brennan Catering & Events

Ralph Brennan Catering & Events is a full-service catering company located in Metairie, Louisiana. They provide custom catering for events of all sizes. Menu items are made from scratch, using local, sustainable, and seasonal ingredients. They can provide menus for sit-down meals, buffets, cocktail parties, and more. They are a five-star rated business on Facebook.

Metairie, LA 70005

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Southern Hospitality Catering

Southern Hospitality Catering is a full-service catering company serving the New Orleans area since 1984. They offer their catering and event planning services for occasions of all sizes and types. Some of their catering menu specialties include smoked catfish, hoisin Yellow-fin Tuna, blackened sea scallops, turducken roulade, and much more. Southern Hospitality Catering has a 4.7-star Facebook rating.

New Orleans, LA 70115

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