Food For Thought – Catering Services Chicago

We provide the means behind the moment so you can focus on experiencing the magic of the moment. We help make it special, make it rich, make it right — all you have to do is live in it, love in it, laugh in it, shine in it.

Partners Extraordinaire

Food For Thought Catering Group partners with nearly 100 venues — from world-class cultural institutions ideal for large-scale events to historic homes perfect for intimate gatherings. Explore our venue list to find the location of your dreams.

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Whether you're new to Food For Thought or we've helped you before, we invite you to connect with us on social media for news, food-related tidbits, promotions, and stunning photos of our unforgettable events.

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Urban loft or outdoor patio? Passed hors d'oeuvres or buffet? Clustered candles or bistro lights? Believe us: We've been there, done everything.

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A Chicago Lunch Caterer

At Food for Thought, we believe the perfect appetizer or glass of champagne at the right time in the right venue provides the means behind the moment. Your special event, be it an anniversary, cocktail party, work meeting, etc., ought to create memories for your guests. The right Chicago lunch caterer and dining solution can help enhance the event so you can focus on enjoying the moment with everyone else. Food for Thought Catering Group has an array of tools to assist in this goal, from chefs who can cook the exact dish you want to almost 100 venue partners.

Caterers in Chicago

Hosting a special event in Chicago can be stressful. Worrying about where to throw the party, if there will be parking, which caterer to choose, what the theme should be and more can overwhelm anyone. Fortunately, Food for Thought is here for you! Our Catering Group partners with nearly 100 venues, have catered for small gatherings, as well as large parties, and have experience with almost every type of party one could throw.

Our experienced team focuses on being moment makers by bringing your vision to life with the perfect dish at the best venue. Food For Thought works with you throughout the entire preparation to ensure that the food served is the right combination of taste, portion, serving time and complement to the moment.

Our Venue Partners

Whether you are hosting a wedding, corporate event, cocktail hour, quinceñara, or something else entirely, Food for Thought is able to assist. One of the first obstacles when planning a party is finding a location. Our venue partners exist throughout Chicagoland and include multiple places, such as, the Adler Planetarium, 19 East, the Bridgeport Art Center, Chicago History Museum, The Field Museum and much, much more.

Bring Your Event to Life

Looking to host your special event in Chicago? Food for Thought is able to provide the perfect answer for both dining and an event space, meaning less stress for you. With years of experience in creating customized catering solutions, we can make your special event memorable. The relationships we have cultivated with vendors, our team of amazing chefs and waitstaff, and the personal relationships we develop with clients all contribute to our success. By understanding what each client wants out of his or her event, we are able to create the perfect moment.

We are a Chicago lunch caterer who can help you put together a memorable event, regardless of the reason. Contact Food for Thought today to get started on your memories!