Some say that food is the top thing guests will remember about a wedding, so it’s an important factor to consider. Couples can choose from venues with great cuisine or opt for a variety of area catering companies

Alexander Event Catering 

1101 Holland Drive, #25, Boca Raton, 561/243-2539

Why: This experienced, full-service company offers a range of cuisines and price points, accommodating events up to 4,000 guests. Sample menu items include everything from fresh Maine lobster bruschetta to mini beef empanadas.

Website: alexanderevent.com

 

Chez Gourmet Catering

1716 Corporate Drive, Boynton Beach, 561/740-9690

Why: Chefs and award-winning restaurateurs Sheri and Jack Jacobs bring a creative approach to their customized menu offerings and presentation. Don’t forget to ask about the chocolate chili molten volcano cakes.

Website: chezgourmet.com

 

Catering Concepts and Concessions

1599 S.W. 30th Ave., Boynton Beach, 561/704-5217

Why: Classical cuisine with a Caribbean flair is the specialty at this company, offering themed buffets—think Southern style, barbecue, Mexican taco bar, Mediterranean—alongside other planning services.

Website: cateringcc.com

 

Palm Beach Catering

1109 25th St., Suite A, West Palm Beach, 561/833-1411

Why: This venerable luxury catering company, founded in 1964, serves up innovative dishes, artistic presentations and personalized service. Main course offerings include potato-crusted Chilean sea bass and oven-roasted venison loin.

Website: palmbeachcatering.com

 

Boca Joe’s Catering

1315 S. Military Trail, Deerfield Beach, 561/901-5383

Why: Boca Joe’s provides crowd-pleasing international menus and stations for parties small and large at a good value. Their buffet-style option—featuring selections of pasta, meat, vegetables, salad and bread—starts at $24.95 per person.

Website: bocajoescatering.com