Reasons for Catering

Whether you run a corporation or foundation hosting a business occasion, are planning an event in Chicago or have a family reunion coming up, catering can be a great option to make sure employees, attendees and family members eat and drink well while making memories!

Event planning is a stressful and overwhelming endeavor. You have to take care of the guest list, invitations, decorations, music, and so much more. No matter what time of day, you will want to be sure to have food available for guests. If it is a cocktail hour event, small, passed-around snack items may be sufficient, while a larger, longer event may require a served or buffet-style meal.

Why cater?

The following are just some of the many reasons you should hire a caterer for your upcoming event:

  1. It saves you time (and stress!)
  2. Professional caterers have a lot of experience and can customize a specific plan for your guest count and venue.
  3. It provides more variety.
  4. You can more easily accommodate any guests with food restrictions.
  5. You will not have to clean up after the event.
  6. It allows you to enjoy the event!

How does a catering plan work?

When you contact Food For Thought, we will take your needs into account when creating the perfect food and drink plan for you, such as:

  • Date and time of event
  • Location of event
  • Number of guests
  • Food restrictions
  • Budget

Taking these things into account, we will customize a plan that will suit everything you need without breaking your budget.

What happens the day of the event?

When the day arrives, you can rest easy and enjoy socializing knowing our staff will take care of everything when it comes to the food and drinks. We have a variety of staff members available, from servers and busers to a clean-up crew. We are also available for Thanksgiving and other holiday events.

We are moment makers, so savor every moment while indulging on some delicious food and drinks. Not to mention, your guests will have an experience they will not soon forget!

Contact Food For Thought Catering Group today. Your guests will be talking about your event for years to come! Make an event inquiry on our website or call us today at (847) 865-9296. We look forward to working with you in planning your next event!