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Caterers in CT

felice Jun 8, 2007 02:37 PM

Hi there,
I'm over on the west coast and am helping to plan a 30-50 person cocktail party in Westport. Does anyone have any recommendations for caterers? We'd like passed food as well as a few trays that we can set down on tables. The food should be higher-end items (no shrimp cocktail, veggie platters, miniature quiche, etc). Thanks for your help!

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    annemarie115 RE: felice Jun 8, 2007 04:29 PM

    Barcelona - they have 5 restaurants in CT - all great, and they do great catering. Sorry, I don't have a number - their website is www.barcelonawinebar.com

    I've had them cater several parties - the food is fantastic.

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      felice RE: annemarie115 Jun 11, 2007 01:55 PM

      Thanks - the menu looks good. Any connection to Meigas here? It is one of few restaurants that I've tried in Norwalk and I thought the Spanish theme was a coincidence.

    2. sonofoodie RE: felice Jun 11, 2007 02:10 PM

      Seems to be a Latin theme here, so I will add to that. Valencia in Norwalk. The chef worked in some higher end places before launching his own. They definitely do catering and I have heard it's fantastic. I have eaten lunch and dinner in their tiny restaurant, and it is absolutely delicious! Fresh, interesting, good!
      Here is their website - http://www.valencialuncheria.com
      Barcelona is good, but expensive. Valencia is just as good, and not nearly as pricey. More for your money, so to speak.

      1. Bette RE: felice Jun 22, 2007 09:12 AM

        We used Jordan Caterers for my 30th birthday party and were pleased.


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          wiltonbiz RE: felice Aug 24, 2007 03:37 PM

          Westport's best caterer, in my humble opinion, is The Cantering Caterer. They do work all over New York and New England, but they are based in Westport. Check out www.canteringcaterer.com

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