question or whether to use a caterer, a restaurant, or fix your
own food is more a matter of choice than cost. And there may be
hidden costs in doing it yourself that you don't ned to consider
when using a caterer.
difficult to plan, buy food, rent goods, prepare, serve and clean-up
after a party and really enjoy going to the party. Friends who
could help out may prefer to be guests instead of volunteer workers.
professional caterer will help you plan your menu according to
your wishes and budget and can supply almost all ofthe party needs
including table covering, dishes, silver, ice, music, servers
and clean-up people. The professional caterer has the experience
to really help you present a successful party with much less stress
caterers will bring your feast to just about any location. Their
prices will often include extras like table linens, plates, glasses,
etc.--but ask just to be sure. It makes little difference if your
party is for 50 or 500, your caterer should give you an opportunity
to order as many or as few of his services as you require or as
your budget allows.
not be bashful - ask what is included. You should expect a complete
written quotation covering the selected food, services, and extras
you have requested and their cost. Know in advance what you are
getting and the total cost.
forget the caterer for the Shower, Jack and Jill, Rehearsal Dinner
and party after the reception.
prepared to pay a deposit in advance for the caterer to begin
ordering your services, food and servers. A professional caterer
can make your party a real success, free of worry and filled with
happy memories. Relax and enjoy!