Outer Banks WEdding - HELP!
I live in the OBX and got married here in 2006. I also recommend Kelley's - they have been doing catering for a long time here and know what they are doing. I didn't use them for my wedding only because they were out of my budget.
I've never heard of Carolina Catering Company and Good Life Gourmet has changed hands several times so I'm not sure of the current owners catering.
I was in a friend's wedding who used Katering by Kim for her wedding and she was throughly unsatisfied. She does do creative touches and is very imaginative, but is pretty pricey and as mentioned by VBeatso, there were several large complaints about taking down things early, opening 20 extra bottles of wine, etc. Just my two cents.
Black Pelican could be another one to look into. They have a great restaurant and I was really impressed at their spread at the OBX wedding expo. Check out the NC boards on The Knot too. They have great advice.
Good luck and congratulations!
I attended a wedding by this company. They did a fabulous job decorating and the food was memorable, they used a lot of area favorites like small cups of hatteras chowder and tiny blue crab - crab cakes. They seemed top notch. My only complaint is that they started take down and had bare tables too early for my taste in the night. http://www.kateringbykim.com
You cannot go wrong with Mike Kellys. I have had the food from both his resto and catered on at least 10 occasions. In fact, I had him cater an event for about 200 people a couple of years ago. Outstanding taste and service. http://www.kellysrestaurant.com/