Are you in the process of planning your own special event? From small parties to weddings and large corporate events, we’ve got you covered. Find below the best catering companies in Ottawa that you can rely on.
My Catering brings their premium catering experience right into your home with their weekly chef-inspired takeout and delivery menus. These meals come neatly packaged and complete with all heating and assembly instructions for easy and fun preparation! Treat you and your loved ones to a fine dining experience right from the comfort of your own home!
EVENT THEY CATER: Weddings, Private & corporate events, parliamentary & diplomatic events
SPECIAL MENUS: Weekly meal kits, pre-cooked proteins
PICK-UP, DELIVERY & ONLINE ORDERS: Available
Distinction Traiteur Catering
Official caterer at the Canadian War Museum and the Canadian Museum of History, Distinction is proud to present its new external catering services for corporate and social events for 10 to 3000 guests. They offer local, tasty, and gourmet cuisine with top-of-the-range service at the location of your choice in the greater National Capital Region.
MENUS: Breakfast, À La Carte, Create Your Lunch Box, Gourmet Lunch, Cold Buffets, Hot Buffets, Canapés And Hors D’œuvres, Plated Lunch, Plated Dinner
EVENTS THEY CATER: Weddings, Christmas parties, Corporate & Private events
Tulips and Maple
Their service is superb in every way from putting up the tent, to setting up for the ceremony and the lunch, responding to every single request, and for cleaning up and taking everything away again. So many well prepared creative choices and very friendly staff.
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 29 years
EVENTS THEY CATER: Corporate, Wedding, Gourmet to GO, Home Entertaining
REVIEW: Winner Of The 2012 International Achievement In Catering Excellence Award
Essence Catering is a full-service caterer bringing their love of style and food to your receptions. They are able to care for all your event needs, including staffing, rentals, florals, and entertainment needs. Whether it’s an intimate dinner or a grand reception for 300.
MEUS: Canapés, grilling kit, small plates, desserts
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 20
As a kid who grew up in the Philippines, inspired by his grandmother LOLA (the chef), decided to use his passion in cooking allowing you to enjoy the traditional flavors from the Philippines at the comfort of your own home.
MEUS: Bbq, Rice, Chicken, Beef, Shrimps
SPECIALITY CUISINE: Filipino
SPECIAL MENUS: Vegan, vegetarian
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES: 4
PICK-UP SERVICE: Available
Les Traiteurs Bytown
Having been awarded eleven consecutive “Consumer’s Choice Awards” for Catering in Ottawa (2001 to 2011), and three consecutive Ottawa-Gatineau “Top Choice Award” for Caterer (2008 – 2010), clients can be assured that they will receive outstanding food and service with each and every order they place. In 2010 Bytown Catering was also awarded the prestigious “Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Marketplace Trust”.
MENUS: Breakfast, Brunch and Breaks, Trays & Platters, Cold Buffets, Hot Lunches, seasonal, bar services
SPECIAL MENUS: Gluten-Free and Vegan Items
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 30 years
EVENTS THEY CATER: Weddings, Galas, Formal Events, Holiday Brunch, Corporate & Private Events
AREAS THEY SERVE: Ottawa and Gatineau Regions
ONLINE ORDERS: Available
Review: 19 consecutive Consumer’s Choice awards from 2001 to 2019, Better Business Bureau Accredited Business with an A+ rating, and in 2010 were recognized with the prestigious BBB Torch Award for Marketplace Trust.
Prinzo is a restaurant that has a spacious basement downtown. Lunch buffets offer a take out option. Fill a styrofoam container for take out for $10. Food is plentiful and is replenished quickly and dishes change every day and even on the same day. Lots of options to choose from however its a bit limited in terms of bar selections but should be a great place for large parties.
MENUS: Salads, Cold Lunch, Dessert, special menu, showpieces
Speciality cuisine: Italian, french, mediterranean, tex-mex, asian
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 50 years
EVENTS THEY CATER: Wedding, Reception, Corporate, Special & private Events, gala dinners and private functions
Maximum number of people they can cater : They offer an elegant venue that can accommodate up to 150 guests for a sit-down dinner or up to 200 guests for a cocktail-type event.
Grenfell Catering is a unique full-service catering and event production company that specializes in custom event creations. Grenfell’s team can help you with all aspects of your party. From customized menus, rentals, venues to DJ’s, servers, chef’s and more.
MENUS: Sandwiches, Subs, Salads, Soups, Cocktail drinks, Rolls, Trays &Platters
SPECIALITY CUISINE: Caribbean, Asian
EVENTS THEY CATER: They specialize in off-site catering whether it is for private affairs, corporate events, weddings, non-kosher Bar Mitzvahs, Bat Mitzvahs, and home entertaining.
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 30
MENUS: Salads, Burgers, Finger food, Platters, Desserts
EVENTS THEY CATER: Private, Corporate, Cocktail, Wedding, Brand Launch & Dinner
ONLINE ORDERS: Available