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redsintoronto Nov 1, 2008 04:08 AM

Hello,

I'm having my wedding next year and I wanted some or any feedback (service, food quality, pricing, would you book them or eat them again?) on the following caterers:

Daniel et Daniel
10tation
A La Carte
Eatertainment
Beyond Catering
Enville

As well but not any less important, is there a caterer you've tried that you absolutely love or truly hate? Feedback is needed as picking and/or evaluating the caterers is really hard.

Plus any tips on evaluating the caterers or tips in dealing with them would be of great help...

Happy CHOWing!

  1. elasticwaistband Nov 3, 2008 12:58 PM

    I can't say enough good things about Beyond Catering. They are extremely professional. I have been to a few events catered by them and the head chef's (Tony Nuth) creations are outstanding.

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      canadianbeaver Nov 3, 2008 02:38 PM

      But they won't give you a free tasting - only if you already pay for the event.

    2. koknia Nov 3, 2008 11:44 AM

      I recently shot a wedding catered by Rod from Rosebud. Food was excellent.

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        merlot143 Nov 2, 2008 09:08 AM

        My friends had their wedding catered by Enville, and I was really impressed by them. It was a 3-course meal, generous portions, and the service was top-notch. They were really organized and efficient. The caterers themselves were apparently very good to work with.

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          saltymeat Nov 1, 2008 05:45 PM

          I used 10tation for a home party with hors d'oeuves and desserts last year. The chef and staff that came to the house were delightful and professional, in fact a lovely addition to the evening. A few of the appetizers were less exciting than they sounded in their description. Good luck with the planning.

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            canadianbeaver Nov 1, 2008 07:04 AM

            I have used Eatertainment (although I remember googs posting a negative review, so hopefully she'll respond to this and then you'll get a more whole view) and I thought they were great. We got a tasting before we had to sign, with the menu we had selected, and the food the day of the event tasting the same as at the tasting. The only thing I would recommend is to provide the alcohol yourself; we wanted to have them provide it and they really did a poor job, not even providing alcohol to make a cosmo or martini, which was strange, and they bought too little alcohol and then were under-pouring to my guests (I'm an event planner). But the food really was very good, came out hot, and the presentation was lovely.

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