Catering Services

After years of experience working in various kitchens, providing private chef services, and hosting cooking classes- Girl and The Kitchen is excited to bring to you a completely custom catering experience. 

Serving Chicago, Evanston, Wilmette, Winnetka, Kenilworth, Deerfield, Northbrook, Glencoe, Highland Park, Highwood, Lake Bluff, Lake Forest, Bannockburn, Killdeer, Libertyville, Lake Zurich, Naperville, Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, Wheaton, and surrounding areas.

Also offering competitive rates for travel.

At Girl and The Kitchen our catering is anything but traditional. We aren’t like other catering companies with ready made menus where you choose from limited items. Every menu Girl and The Kitchen creates is custom to you, your vision, and that  creates the ultimate culinary experience at your event. 

We specialize in Weddings, Corporate Events, Holiday Parties, Private Events & everything in between. Our catering team is composed of professional servers and bartenders with years of experience in hotel and fine dining settings. 

We can accommodate any dietary restrictions or needs , including gluten-free, lactose-free, no pork, nut-free, organic, vegan and vegetarian. We have vast experience representing international cuisine styles including Asian, Ethiopian, Indian, Japanese, Middle Eastern, Russian and many more. 

We understand the multifaceted nature of planning events. Let us handle the hard work with the help of our preferred partners to help elevate your experience. We have developed outstanding relationships with the most sought after industry professionals in the Chicagoland area.

Catering FAQs

Do you offer catering packages?

We do not offer packages, because we are a boutique catering company, we specialize in customizing all our menus based on preferentials, budget and allergies. We treat each event as a unique event! 

What type of cuisines do you offer?

We have a diverse group of chefs that are skilled in a variety of cuisines. From Latin, to Asian, to Fusion to Middle Eastern, we do it ALL! But most importantly we specialize in delicious food that always makes even the finickiest eaters happy and full! Your guests will never leave a party hungry or disappointed! 

Does your pricing include warming equipment and utensils?

Every event is unique in its own way.  All of our menus will be customized to reflect everything that is included.  

Does your pricing include dinnerware? 

If our clients are looking for high end disposable cutlery, we will be happy to provide them and include it in with your proposal.  If you would like to rent any cutlery or plateware we are happy to assist with arranging this and include it on your quote. 

Do you offer wedding cakes? 

We don’t personally bake wedding cakes, but we have relationships with several wonderful bakers in the area. 

Does pricing include gratuity?

There is a separate line item on your proposal that will outline each cost including gratuity.  Gratuity is a standard 20%.

If we bring any outside food will you manage or set it up for us?

 Girl and the Kitchen will not handle any food that is not brought or prepared by us. This is a safety and sanitation issue.

What happens if I have a guest that has a dietary restriction or allergy? 

We will work with you to accommodate your guests’ allergies! This is our specialty! We can even customize most items at the event in case you were not aware of your guests’ allergies ahead of time.

What type of insurance does Girl and The Kitchen Have? 

We have liability insurance and will be happy to show proof if needed.