Best Catering Companies in Philadelphia

Why These Catering Companies?

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

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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

Balboa Catering

Serving the greater Philadelphia area, Balboa Catering offers private and corporate clients creative meals using locally sourced ingredients. It helps design customized menus for special events, including weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, backyard barbecues, and dinner parties. Patrons can support their community by coming to the caterer's supper club. The personal chef gives cooking classes for those who want to learn how to cook family-style meals. Balboa Catering also has meal kits for diners to take home and prepare themselves.

4345 Orchard St Unit 1 Fl 1
Philadelphia, PA 19124


Birchtree Catering

Birchtree Catering is a small company in Philadelphia that strives to promote the local economy by sourcing local ingredients and employing individuals within the region. This female-owned company specializes in full-service and drop-off catering, and provides custom menus of local and seasonal dishes for weddings and special events. Birchtree Catering was featured on Vendor Spotlight, 2016 Food Trends on Martha Stewart Weddings, and Philadelphia Magazine Best of 2015.

Philadelphia, PA 19124


Cricket Catering

Cricket Catering has built a solid reputation when it comes to coordinating big and small events in Philadelphia. The company offers corporate and social catering and event planning services, specializing in formal dinners, graduations, weddings, anniversaries, BBQ parties, and other special events. Clients of Cricket Catering continue to rave about the company’s efficient yet affordable service and flexible menus.

Clifton Heights, PA 19018


Jack Francis Catering

Jack Francis Catering has been serving the Philadelphia area since 1969. It provides a variety of catering services, including family meal kits with rotating menu options. Similar packages are offered for corporate and private occasions, including cocktail receptions and dinner parties. These services are available for pickup or delivery. With a variety of menu options, including custom cakes, Jack Francis Catering is prepared to meet a diverse set of needs, from private home dinners to corporate events.

300 Maple Street
Conshohocken, PA 19428


La Prima Catering

No event is too big or too small with La Prima Catering in Philadelphia. Backed by more than 50 years of combined experience, their catering team delivers outstanding customer service, promotes sustainability, and adheres to the company’s environmental standards. They cater to social and corporate events within the region, and provide extensive menus. La Prima Catering in Philadelphia also prides itself on being the highest rated green food service establishment in Pennsylvania.

Willow Grove, PA 19090


Provence Catering

Provence Catering combines innovative cuisine with first-class customer service to make every event a success. This award-winning company in Philadelphia offers off-premise catering services for weddings, as well as corporate, social, and university events. Their extensive menu boasts a variety of international gourmet cuisines. Provence Catering has earned many awards, including the 2016 and 2014 Weddingwire Couple’s Choice awards.

Jeffersonville, PA 19403


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