The 10 Best Caterers in Minnesota! By
No matter what kind of event you’re planning—a wedding, a birthday, a graduation party—food is a crucial element. And producing enough food for any large group can be a monumental undertaking. Fortunately, there are caterers who can do that for us. In Minnesota, you’ll find some top-notch catering companies ready to fill the bellies of your guests and leave everyone satisfied. Here are some of our favorite caterers in the North Star State.
Chowgirls Killer Catering is an award-winning caterer that uses the seasons to guide its menu creation. The solid relationships has Chowgirls with local farmers and vendors enables their chefs to create fresh, vibrant dishes that reflect Minnesota’s distinct seasons.
With a focus on sustainability without sacrificing deliciousness, Food Magic has a lot of tricks up their sleeves. To create their cuisine, Food Magic partners with local farmers and sources their ingredients from ethical purveyors. Meanwhile, their clients can relax and enjoy a magical meal.
Envision Catering and Hospitality, originally known as Prom Catering, has been feeding its Twin Cities event customers for decades. They excel at matching exceptional cuisine to their clients’ price points and designing creative, appropriate menus for just about any type of event.
Unique Dining Catering, once voted the Twin Cities best caterer, prides themselves on creating a top-notch overall experience for their customers. In addition to traditional events, Unique Dining also offers lunch and drop-off catering for corporate customers.
This popular Duluth deli, which specializes in the smoked fish and meats of the North Country, has dipped their toes into the local catering scene and are making a splash with casual, delicious fare. With platters that range from cheese and smoked trout for five to salad and a meat-lovers tray for 50, Northern Waters Smokehaus is certain to have what you need to make your occasion special.
Specializing in farm-to-table menu concepts, Sönte’s Catering sources their ingredients locally and, when they can, buy from organic and sustainable producers. The quality of the ingredients is only enhanced by the care that they put into all of their scratch-made dishes.
Eventi Catering is the catering arm of the venerable Cossetta restaurant, which has been a downtown St. Paul institution for decades. Their Italian comfort foods, salads, and antipasti trays are certain to keep your guests satisfied, no matter what size or level of formality your event may be.
Chuck Wagon catering specializes in making events fun. Whether you’re hosting a picnic in a park and just want a traditional burgers and hot dogs spread, or a upscale reception in an elegant venue, Chuck Wagon can take care of you—as they have all their customers since 1947.
Catered by Colette specializes in personal attention and creating just the right custom catering experience for your event. They are more interested in creating a menu that reflects your individual needs, venue, and budget than adhering strictly to their standard menus, which is why Catered by Colete’s clients keep coming back for more.
Steak Shop Catering is one of the oldest and probably the busiest caterer in Southeast Minnesota. In spite of their name—and yes, they will custom cut steaks specifically for your event if steaks are what you want—they do much more than steaks. With menus designed for just about any kind of meal or event, from a breakfast meeting to a picnic, Steak Shop Catering is certain to satisfy your guests.