When a special event is on tap, catering is one of the most significant elements. The good news is that we're about to make the whole practice a little simpler with a look at 10 great options for catering in Michigan! Great caterers are all over the state, so let's have a look at some of the best choices around.
Ranked as 2015's best in the Detroit CityVoter A-List polling, Zuccaro Catering delivers quality on every front. With multiple locations in Macomb County, this family-owned operation features its own servers and bar service, as well as some impressive food options. Luncheons, garden weddings, full buffet...all of these and plenty more are an option with Zuccaro, with food choices ranging from a Coney Island hot dog bar all the way up to filet mignon.
Belleville's Angel Food Catering looks to go for the heavenly angle, and boy, does it succeed. Angel Food Catering can start with the All American Picnic of hot dogs and burgers and work its way up from there to a complete steak cookout, and it goes on from there. It can offer bar service, wedding planning, even access to botanical gardens for certain functions, making it an excellent choice for nearly any event that catering would be appropriate for.
Catering by Kelly's in Williamsburg offers a staggering array of options for the potential customer. Not only does Catering by Kelly's offer a complete formal menu, it also offers a complete hors d'oeuvres menu as well. Featuring such exotic and impressive fare as Tandoori shrimp and filet mignon served grilled and herb-crusted, the end result is a total package that impresses on just about every level. The hors d'oeuvres, meanwhile, do likewise with a range of canapes and crab-stuffed mushrooms on hand.
With bar and beverage services as well as access to John Ball Zoo's Tree House, The Catering Company delivers value in most every way. Oh, and the food is downright amazing—they've got everything from breakfast to lunch and dinner available, so your choices are wide open.
Head to Holland for a taste of what the Alpenrose Restaurant has to offer. It's a restaurant with a cafe and bakery on hand as well, so you'll be able to get some idea of what's available here right off. Beyond that, however, there are appetizer options, boxed lunch options, full buffet and plated meals on hand here along with bar and beverage service, so no matter what your needs, the Alpenrose Restaurant will likely fill the bill.
The Radisson in Kalamazoo is one of the nicest hotels in town, and as such, its catering services represent a huge advance in the field. With buffets and plated options available for pretty much every meal, and snack options available in between, Radisson Catering will cover just about the entire waterfront. Plus, with access to the full range of facilities at the Radisson itself, there will be plenty of room to actually hold the event alongside its catering.
Featuring not only food but also a complete event planning service, these are the dudes to talk to for your next big event. Food comes in very generous portions, starting with breakfast and going through dinner, offering foods ranging from basic muffins to smoked salmon to beef brochette and beyond.
Getting a farm involved in catering sounds like it could go either way, but Millburg's White Horse Farm Catering looks to make it the best experience possible. Offering glassware and silverware rental recommendations and day-of service, White Horse Farm works to cover the waterfront on the actual day. Plus, there are very exciting food options here, including a farm-to-table roast option, a whole roast pig option, or even a “rustic taco bar” featuring verde pork and other options.
Ellsworth's A Matter of Taste at Tapawingo not only offers an exciting array of dishes, but also a splendid venue in which to host your event. With appetizers, dinners and even a dessert menu, you'll have a host of options to choose from, starting with hot and cold appetizers to duck confit and honey maple glazed pork loin. Dessert runs the gamut from bar cookies to complete specialty cakes.
Head to Charlevoix on this one, to get a shot at what Grey Gables Inn can offer. A restaurant and catering venue, potential users will have the chance to get acquainted up front with the dinner service. Grey Gables offers everything from china to linen napkins, so the whole affair should be handled start to finish. Plus, a choice of buffet and plated dinners with food ranging from beef bourguignon to chardonnay chicken will round out the experience quite well.