Laurels
Best Caterers in
Columbus
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 Columbus, OH.

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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.

Bluestone

Bluestone is a full-service event planning company that caters local weddings and other events. The Columbus business gives private tastings that help customers choose up to six hors d'oeuvres or three hors d'oeuvres with two main entrees. The company also bakes desserts and provides alcoholic beverage services. Bluestone won The Knot Best of Weddings 2015. Clients give positive feedback for the company's thorough organization and delicious food.

Columbus, OH(614) 884-4646

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Bosc + Brie

Bosc + Brie has been serving the Columbus area since 1989. The company cooks appetizers, breakfast, lunch, dinner, and side dishes for weddings and corporate events. The business works with each client to develop an on-budget menu that fits in with the theme of the event. Clients say that Bosc & Brie has affordable prices and amazing food.

Columbus, OH(614) 985-2215

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Cameron Mitchell Premier Events

Cameron Mitchell Premier Events has been catering Columbus events for more than 15 years. The business caters weddings, corporate events, and social events, with customizable menus and bar service. The company is a member of the National Association for Catering and Events, the International Special Events Society, and the International Caterers Association. The business won Leading Caterers of America 2015.

Columbus, OH(614) 848-4700

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Crazzy Greek

Crazzy Greek specializes in authentic Greek food, including gyros and spicy chicken. The business caters parties, weddings, graduations, sports banquets, corporate events, fundraisers, and other events. Clients say the company has fast delivery, reasonable prices, and amazing food.

Westerville, OH(614) 888-9670

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Danny’s Deli

Danny's Deli has been serving the Columbus area since 1978. The catering company serves breakfast and lunch including deli trays, sandwich trays, box lunches, and desserts. The business has been seen in The Other Paper, This Week Bexley, Columbus Monthly, The Columbus Magazine, and other publications. Customers say that the deli serves delicious, fresh food and notable corned beef.

Cleveland, OH(216) 696-1761

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Emelio's Restaurant & Catering

Emelio's Restaurant & Catering is a family-owned and operated business that has been serving Columbus customers for more than 55 years. The company caters all kinds of occasions, including weddings, corporate events, private parties, sports events, and luncheons. The business serves traditional Italian and modern fare. Emelio's Restaurant & Catering also helps clients plan their events by providing venue recommendations, free linen viewings, free taste testing, centerpiece consultations, and equipment rentals.

Columbus, OH(614) 557-7101

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King Gyros

King Gyros is a Greek-owned restaurant that has been serving Columbus customers for more than 25 years. The business specializes in classic Greek dishes for birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, lunches, office meetings, graduations, corporate events, and other occasions. The company has received praise for its tasty food and welcoming staff who treat guests like family. King Gyros won Best of City Search in 2009.

Columbus, OH(614) 866-9008

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Lavash Cafe

Lavash Cafe specializes in authentic Mediterranean food. The business serves any combination of soups, salads, appetizers, meat and vegetarian entrees, and grill platters at local events. The company won Trip Advisor's Certificate of Excellence 2015 and has been featured in The Columbus Dispatch, Best of the Menu, and Columbus Alive!. Customers say that the owners take pride in their food and serve fresh, delicious dishes.

Columbus, OH(614) 263-7777

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Lexi's On Third

Lexi's On Third is a family-owned business that can cater to groups of any size. The company supplies all paper products and utensils and cooks American cuisine. The business has been featured by The Columbus Dispatch, Crave, Alive!, 614 Magazine, and The Other Paper. Clients have praised Lexi's On Third for its generous portions, fresh ingredients, and accommodating staff.

Columbus, OH(614) 229-5394

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Made From Scratch

Made From Scratch has been serving Columbus-area customers since 1983. The business produces more than 5,500 events every year and will cater events of any size. Made From Scratch's event services include menu selection, decor, set up and clean up, staffing, equipment rentals, and entertainment. The company is a Preferred Caterer for OSU and OSU Wexner Medical Center and won Best Catering Company from CEO Magazine, The Knot Best of Weddings 2011, 2013, and 2014, Talk of the Town 2012, and many other awards.

Plain City, OH(614) 300-2019

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Metro Cuisine

Metro Cuisine is a full-service catering company that develops each menu based on its clients' events. The business has a wide range of menus for any event, such as weddings, meetings, and corporate events. The company won The Knot Best of Weddings 2013 and the WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2015, and is accredited by the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating. The business is a member of GreenSpot, an organization devoted to developing the sustainability of Columbus, OH.

Columbus, OH(614) 436-6369

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Pitabilities

Pitabilities is a Columbus catering company that specializes in making pitas. The company provides pita truck catering with full services from the truck, or gives the option for a pita bar where guests make their own pitas. Pitabilities works with schools or charities to run fundraising events that donate 10% to 15% of the truck proceeds. The business is a member of the Ohio Restaurant Association and the Central Ohio Food Truck Association.

Columbus, OH(614) 216-6310

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Pompeii's Inferno

Pompeii's Inferno handcrafts pizzas and cooks them in a wood fired oven. The business will travel up to one our from Columbus to cater private parties, corporate events, farmer's markets, and fundraising events. The company won Best Entree at the Taste of Pickerton 2013. Customers have praised Pompeii's Inferno for its outstanding pizzas that stand out from the rest.

Pickerington, OH(614) 649-5982

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Scotty's Cafe

Scotty's Cafe cooks American-style breakfast, brunch, and lunch. The business caters local Columbus events with salads, sandwiches, soups, sides, beverages, and other selections. Clients have praised the company for its open communication, reliable and organized service, and delicious food.

Columbus, OH(614) 237-1949

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Sidecar Global Catering

Sidecar Global Catering provides buffet-style dinners, family-style dinners for smaller events, plated meals, and small bites. The business caters for private parties, weddings, rehearsal dinners, baby showers, cocktail parties, fundraisers, and other events. The company is a member of Wedding Professionals of Columbus, the Columbus Chamber of Commerce, the Ohio Restaurant Association, and the German Village Business Community.

Columbus, OH(614) 425-4986

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The Berwick

Since 1955, The Berwick has specialized in homemade Italian cuisine. The company has business relationships with more than 30 venues in Columbus and caters to offices, parks, and other venues within one hour of the area. The catering service includes linen, china, flatware, glassware, and staff that sets up, serves, and cleans up. The Berwick won the WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2015 and 2016.

Columbus, OH(614) 235-7100

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The Columbus Athenaeum

The Columbus Athenaeum, set in a historic building built in 1896, caters weddings and other special events in Columbus. The business provides event planning services and lets guests rent rooms for parties, banquets, meetings, demonstrations, and any other kind of event. The company won The Knot Best of Weddings 2013 and 2016 and is a member of The Knot Hall of Fame. Clients have praised The Columbus Athenaeum for its tasty food and reliable staff.

Columbus, OH(614) 222-6338

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The Hills Market

The Hills Market is a locally owned grocer that caters local Columbus events. The business can change recipes to fit special diets. The company also delivers groceries, carries gift baskets, holds food and wine tastings, runs cooking classes, and partners with local organizations for community events. Clients give positive feedback for The Hills Market's affordable prices and gourmet food.

Columbus, OH(614) 846-3220

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