Lunch and Event Catering
Catering refers to the service of drinks and food for any gathering or event, like a wedding, corporate event, or birthday party. It could include everything from cooking food and serving it to setting up tables and chairs.
Lunch catering typically refers to the process of serving an a la carte meal to a number of people during the middle of the day, usually between 11 am and 2 pm. This can be used for a conference, business event, or another.
When it comes to event and lunch catering there are some key things to consider:
It's essential to figure out the amount you can afford to cater your event prior to beginning to organize your celebration. This will help limit your choices and make sure that you don't go over your budget. Make sure to communicate your budget to the catering business you are working with to get them to offer a price that falls within your budget.
The number of guests:
It's important to supply a complete headcount to the catering service to ensure they prepare the appropriate amount of food and drinks. If you have too little food, some guests may be hungry. If you have too much, you'll end up wasting food and money.
When choosing a menu, be aware of the preferences and restrictions that your guests have. There should be options for guests who have dietary restrictions or food allergies. It's important to consider the theme or reason for your gathering and then choose a menu that fits with it.
Choose the kind of service you'd like to receive whether buffet-style or seating service. Buffet-style service allows guests to cook their own meals, whereas the seated service requires waiters to bring the food to their tables. The best service style will depend on the venue's size and arrangement.
Make sure that the venue is equipped with all the equipment and facilities necessary to host the event. It may be necessary to have the kitchen or a separate serving area as well as chairs, tables, and any other equipment needed for your celebration. If the venue isn't equipped with the required facilities then you might need to rent additional equipment or locate a different location.
These elements can be communicated clearly to the caterer company so that your lunch or event catering goes smoothly and is successful.
Uncle Nick's Deli
1140 S Illinois St, Belleville, IL 62220
Day and hours: Mon-Fri 10:30 AM-7:30 PM, Sat 10:30 AM -5:30 PM