Laurels
Best Caterers
in St. Louis
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 St. Louis, MO.

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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.

Balaban’s

Balaban’s is an event space and catering company that has been serving the St. Louis area for more than 40 years. The company specializes in classic American and European dishes and carries more than 650 different wines to pair with them, including rare vintages. Balaban's can cater anything from a business lunch to a large event with waiters and bartenders included.

Chesterfield, MO(636) 449-6700

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Bogart's Smokehouse

Bogart's Smokehouse is a barbecue restaurant that opened in St. Louis in 2011. The restaurant offers off-site catering served either buffet-style with a 15-person minimum or family-style, including servers, for $20 per person. The menu includes barbecue classics like pulled pork, beef brisket, ribs, cole slaw, and pit-baked beans.

St. Louis, MO(314) 621-3107

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Bootleggin' BBQ

Bootleggin' BBQ is based in St. Louis and serves authentic Kansas City-style barbecue. Catering is available for a variety of occasions and priced at either $10 per person for one meat dish, one side, and bread or $16 per person for two meats, two sides, and bread. Customers can request a quote for their event by filling out a form on the restaurant's website.

St. Louis, MO(314) 241-5999

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Butler's Pantry

Butler's Pantry is a high-end catering service that has been providing food for events in the St. Louis area for 50 years. All types of events are covered, including weddings, corporate and non-profit functions, and private social gatherings. Various menus are also available, including corporate spreads, barbeque-style cookouts, and a seasonal menu.

St. Louis, MO(314) 664-7680

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Callier's Catering

Callier's Catering is a full-service catering company based in Ballwin that has been catering events in the St. Louis area for almost 30 years. Everything from plated sit-down dinners with servers to self-serve buffets is available, and the company also rents out tents, tables and chairs, and even dance floors.

Ballwin, MO(636) 230-0019

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Ces & Judy’s Catering

Ces & Judy’s Catering is a wedding, corporate, and social event catering company that has been in business in St. Louis for more than 35 years. The company has access to several venues in which catered functions can be hosted, or company staff can deliver food to the customer's choice of venue. Ces & Judy's specializes in weddings and offers numerous customizable wedding catering packages.

St. Louis, MO(314) 991-6700

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Clementine's Naughty and Nice Creamery

Clementine's Naughty and Nice Creamery is a St. Louis-based small-batch ice cream company serving both "naughty" (alcoholic) and "nice" (non-alcoholic) ice cream. The company caters events using its bike-powered ice cream cart, specializing in weddings and bar or bat mitzvahs. Quotes can be acquired online by filling out a form.

St. Louis, MO(314) 858-6100

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Dave & Tony's Premium Burger Joint

Dave & Tony's Premium Burger Joint is a build-your-own-burger restaurant whose burgers were voted the best in St. Louis by the Riverfront Times in 2015. The restaurant offers catering in the form of do-it-yourself burger and hot dog bars, mini burger trays, and bulk salads and sides. All beef used in the restaurant's burgers is fresh (not frozen).

Creve Coeur, MO(314) 439-5100

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Extra Thyme Catering

Extra Thyme Catering has been serving corporate clients in the St. Louis metro area since 2002. The company focuses on health and eco-friendliness in its food options, which are standard American and Italian fare like pasta and salads. None of the available dishes are deep-fried, and the company tries not to use added salt in its meals when possible.

St. Louis, MO(314) 573-5996

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Hacienda Catering Company

Hacienda Catering Company is a Mexican catering company based in St. Louis with more than 40 years of experience serving clients in the area. The company offers same-day ordering and runs a loyalty program that allows repeat customers to earn rebates toward future orders. Make-your-own taco, fajita, and nacho bars are available, as well as pre-made options.

St. Louis, MO(314) 262-7189

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Joanie's Pizzeria

Joanie's Pizzeria is located in the historic Soulard neighborhood of St. Louis and has been serving pizza in the area for more than 20 years. The restaurant offers both private parties on site and delivered off-site catering in Soulard and Downtown. A classic selection of pizza, salads, wings, and pasta dishes are available.

St. Louis, MO(314) 865-1994

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Kenrick's Meats & Catering

Kenrick's Meats & Catering is a meat market and catering service that has been serving clients in the St. Louis area since 1945. The service offers both hot and cold meals for a variety of settings, including weddings, corporate parties, and private events. Full bar service is also available, and the company offers the option of a full hog roast performed at the client's venue.

St. Louis, MO(314) 631-2440

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Porter's Fried Chicken

Porter's Fried Chicken is a family-owned business that has been serving the St. Louis area for more than 30 years. Catering is available for pickup or delivery, and any order of more than 50 chicken pieces is available at a discounted price. Along with fried chicken, fish, and shrimp, the restaurant offers burgers and bar-style appetizers.

St. Louis, MO(314) 781-2097

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Rasoi

Rasoi is an Indian restaurant located in the Forest Park Hotel in the Central West End of St. Louis. The restaurant offers off-site catering services for all types of events, from weddings to corporate events and family get-togethers. Founded more than a decade ago, the menu includes both North and South Indian cuisine along with some Indian fusion dishes.

St. Louis, MO(314) 361-6911

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Russo's Catering

Russo's Catering has been in business in St. Louis for more than 50 years, offering catering services for everything from small family gatherings to large social and corporate events. Breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, and hors d'oeuvres are all available, including a range of American and Italian specialties. The company offers a Full Service catering option that includes some event planning services as well.

St. Louis, MO(314) 427-6771

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Something Elegant Catering

Something Elegant Catering has been catering all sorts of events, from weddings and bar mitzvahs to corporate meetings, in the St. Louis area for more than 30 years. Owner Linda Pilcher works directly with clients to create custom menus for their functions, including fresh baked goods made from scratch and thoughtfully selected wines to pair with each dish.

St. Louis, MO(314) 781-7722

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Syberg's

Syberg's is a small chain of family restaurants in the St. Louis area, with locations in Chesterfield, Gravois, Dorsett, Market, and O'Fallon, Illinois. The restaurants offer both off-site catering, either take-away or delivery, and on-site room rental and full banquet services. Open bar services, including an array of beers, wines, and liquors, are also available.

St. Louis, MO(314) 231-2430

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The Broadway Oyster Bar

The Broadway Oyster Bar has been serving New Orleans-style cuisine in St. Louis for more than 35 years. The restaurant provides both off-site catering services and in-house catering and private parties in one of the oldest buildings still in use in St. Louis. The Broadway Oyster Bar is well-known in the area and has won numerous awards from local magazines.

St. Louis, MO(314) 621-8811

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Two Mikes Catering

Two Mikes Catering is a St. Louis-based catering company that has been serving the area for more than 20 years. The company has been named in the WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards every year for the past three years. A wide variety of catering menus is available, including appetizers, buffet dinner, sit-down dinner, breakfast/brunch, and box lunches.

St. Louis, MO(314) 752-5800

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