Laurels
Best Caterers in
Baltimore
2016

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 Baltimore, MD.

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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.

700 South

For more than 30 years, 700 South has specialized in providing world-class corporate catering to local businesses. Customers can choose from breakfasts, bag lunches, hot lunches, and sandwich or party platters, all made fresh and delivered to the business by friendly, experienced catering staff. Customers have great things to say about the company's services, like "Just wanted to let you all know that both orders we received today were FANTASTIC! Everyone raved over lunch!" and ordering catering service is easy with the company's online contact form.

Linthicum Heights, MD(410) 859-1700

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Alma Cocina Alatina

Alma Cocina Alatina offers gourmet Venezuelan cuisine prepared by a team of award-winning chefs who use only the finest organic, locally sourced ingredients. Customers can dine in the company's restaurant or order catering for special events and parties, and every catering menu is custom-designed to suit each customer's tastes, style, and venue. Customers have called Alma Cocina Alatina "an unexpected gem," and appreciate the "great presentation and super friendly staff." Customers can contact the company on the website to request top-notch catering service.

Baltimore, MD(667) 212-4273

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Beefalo Bob's

Beefalo Bob's is a premier Baltimore catering company that specializes in fresh pit beef and meats for events of any size. The company customizes services for events like banquets, retirement parties, weddings, and baby showers, and customers can choose from options like delivery and set-up, to-go pickup, or full on-site cooking and service. Customers love the company's pig roasts, bull and oyster roasts, and ultimate BBQ services, as well as the menu of traditional side dishes like homemade baked beans, collard greens, and macaroni salad.

Baltimore, MD(410) 360-3500

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Catering by Alan Weiss

Since 1989, Catering by Alan Weiss has been offering "The very best in Kosher catering cuisine." Customers can enjoy handcrafted menus for events like weddings, conventions, and B'nai Mitzvahs, and the company provides complete event planning services to make every event memorable and stress-free. One satisfied customer wrote, "Each year that we've hosted this event at Martin's West, the food and service have been outstanding, and our dinner has become known as a premier event that no one wants to miss."

Owings Mills, MD(443) 394-8338

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Chef's Expressions

Chef's Expressions offers complete catering and event-design services for weddings, parties, and other special events, all backed by a commitment to quality and 100% customer satisfaction. The company's team of event designers and chefs work with customers to create the perfect menu, décor, and entertainment to make every event unforgettable. One happy customer said, "They were a pleasure to work with at every step, from their efficient planning and creative ideas to their exceptional service and kind personal approach".

Timonium, MD(410) 561-2433

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Costas Inn

Costas Inn is a family-owned company that has been offering top-quality dining and catering since 1971. The company provides an extensive selection of handcrafted dishes for events of 50 guests or larger, and customers can choose from appetizers like spanikopita, crab balls, and stuffed mushrooms, and entrees such as jambalaya, beef tenderloin, and Chicken Norfolk. The company has earned a reputation for its award-winning crab cakes, and customers can order regular or gluten-free crab cakes online with one easy click.

Baltimore, MD(410) 477-1975

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Goldberg's New York Bagels

Goldberg's New York Bagels has been offering fresh-made bagels and catering since 1998, and customers love the company's "awesome food" and "the best bagels I've had outside of New York." Catering service is available for parties and corporate events, and the company offers a range of fresh, delicious platters such as the wraps platter for $11 per person, the dessert tray for $3 per person, or the deluxe seafood platter with smoked whitefish fillet, baked, kippered salmon, and a selection of cheeses, for just $15 per person.

Baltimore, MD(410) 415-7001

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Hunt Valley Catering

Hunt Valley Catering provides top-quality services for events of any size, and the staff take pride in earning rave reviews from happy customers, like "we received so many compliments not only on their service but the AMAZING quality of the food!!" The company's chef designs customized menus and can accommodate dietary restrictions with a selection of vegan, vegetarian, dairy-free, and gluten-free. Hunt Valley Catering offers service to a range of venues and has a ballroom with space for up to 400 guests.

Hereford, MD(410) 343-3553

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Joe Squared

Joe Squared is one of Baltimore's favorite restaurants, and the company offers catering service for events of all sizes. Catering customers can select options like box lunches, sandwich trays, or the company's signature pizzas, as well as a range of rich risottos in flavors like crab avocado, bacon, or shrimp saffron. The company's fast, friendly staff will deliver catering to the customer's home, business, or venue, and customers can rent one of the company's two spacious venues for private parties and events.

Baltimore, MD(410) 545-0444

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Little Havana

Little Havana is a restaurant and catering company that specializes in Cuban-inspired cuisine. The company‘s catering and event planning services are available for events from 30 to 300 guests and include delicious handcrafted foods like bistec con fritas and black bean soup, and customers can reserve dining rooms in the company's restaurant for private events and cocktail parties. Customers can call the company for catering services, or stop by the restaurant for brunch, dinner, and a world-class mojito.

Baltimore, MD(410) 837-9903

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Martin's Caterers

The staff at Martin's Caterers have earned a reputation for "patience, flexibility, and experience," and customers love the company's range of services, venues, and excellent menus. In addition to top-quality event catering, the company offers complete event coordination services, and partners with local photographers, DJs, and florists to make every wedding or special event unforgettable. The company offers menus for any budget and occasion, including seated service, cocktail parties, roasts, and buffets, and the company can accommodate ethnic menu requests, such as Indian, Korean, Ethiopian, and Ukrainian.

Baltimore, MD(410) 686-8500

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Michael's Eighth Avenue

The experienced staff at Michael's Eighth Avenue have been designing beautifully catered events for over 25 years, and one happy bride said, "I had the wedding of my dreams here at Michael's Eighth Avenue!" No matter the type of event, from fundraisers, to weddings, the company's planners and catering staff take pride in creating an unforgettable experience for customers, and the company offers four dramatic ballrooms and lovely gardens for special parties and receptions. Emergency catering is also available for severe weather events.

Glen Burnie, MD(410) 768-7901

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Professional Touch Caterers

Professional Touch Caterers has been one of Baltimore's leading catering companies since 1979. Customers can reserve one of the company's elegant banquet rooms for wedding receptions, company parties, and special events, and choose from options like buffet-style dining, food stations, or fully staffed sit-down dining with hostess and bar service. The company's menus include choices like Polynesian meatballs, shrimp Creole, Maryland crab cakes, and hand-carved prime rib, and the staff at Professional Touch Caterers are happy to cater any event, including same-sex weddings.

Baltimore, MD(410) 866-6163

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Putting On The Ritz

For more than 25 years, the staff at Putting On The Ritz have been committed to providing the highest quality of service and professionalism. The award-winning company is one of the largest catering companies in Baltimore and offers four luxurious venues for events like weddings, private parties, and corporate affairs. The company's event planners help customers design the perfect event, from entertainment to seasonal décor, and customers can choose from a range of customized menus designed to suit any event.

Laurel, MD(800) 213-7427

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Ravage Deli

Ravage Deli is a gourmet sandwich shop that offers fresh, handmade food using locally sourced, organic, and heritage ingredients to create an unforgettable dining experience. The company provides catering service for private parties and events, and customers can choose from a full menu of options, like the Signature 48" party platter, Black Angus sliders, lump crab mac n' cheese, or the 50, 75, 100, or 200-piece chicken wing platter. Customers can call or contact the company online for fast, delicious pick-up or delivery catering.

Perry Hall, MD(410) 529-3354

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Richlin Ballroom & Catering

For over 20 years, the experienced staff at Richlin Ballroom & Catering have been offering top-quality on-site and off-site catering services for events like banquets, corporate parties, and weddings. Customers can custom-design catering packages to meet any need and style, or choose one of the company's pre-set packages, like the Deluxe Reception Package that includes handmade hors d'oeuvres, a champagne toast, and delicious entrees such as white vegetarian lasagna and beef tenderloin with bordelaise sauce. Customers can contact the company on the website to schedule a consultation.

Edgewood, MD(410) 671-7500

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Santoni's Marketplace & Catering

For over 25 years the friendly staff at Santoni's Marketplace & Catering have been offering full-service catering for special events and gatherings. Customers can choose from a range of menus designed to fit any event, including weddings, corporate events, cocktail parties, seated parties, and memorial services, and select homemade entrees, desserts, breakfasts, and lunches, all made fresh in the company's kitchen. High-quality bar service is also available, like the full-service, liquor, beer, and wine bar for just $25 per person.

Reisterstown, MD(410) 833-6610

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Table Field Catering

Table Field Catering is an award-winning company that offers fresh, local foods and top-quality service. The company's chef prepares every meal and hors d'ouerve from scratch, and strives to offer the finest in local, seasonal foods. Customers can choose from a selection of menus, like the company's winter menu that features fresh rockfish chowder, orange and vanilla braised beet salad, beef croquettes, and East African lamb shank with orange saffron couscous. Customers can contact the company on the website to request an event consultation.

Arbutus, MD(410) 744-4300

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The Classic Catering People

The Classic Catering People is a Baltimore company that has been providing top-quality catering services for more than 40 years. The company offers catering services for special events like weddings, picnics, and galas, and customers can choose from a range of menus featuring gourmet treats like gazpacho with lump crab, homemade guacamole, miniature tiramisu martinis, and three potato hash. Sports catering is also available, and the staff is proud to be the official caterer for the Baltimore Ravens Training Camp.

Owings Mills, MD(410) 356-1666

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Zeffert and Gold Catering

Customers have written rave reviews about Zeffert and Gold Catering, like one happy customer who said, "Each guest without an exception had wonders to say about the service and the food, which made my party a GRAND experience." The award-winning company provides gourmet catering services for all kinds of indoor and outdoor events, and customers can browse the menus on the company's website. Customers can choose station-style, buffet, or table service, and enjoy delicious foods like hand-rolled sushi, minted lamb meatballs, and hot Maryland crab dip.

Baltimore, MD(410) 944-4481

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