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ideas for affordable simple catering in the City of Orange area?

flowerofhighrank May 8, 2010 01:43 AM

We are getting married this summer and our planned catering firm is looking shaky. Our wedding will be about 50 guests and simple, but we do care about food. We like a lot of different ethnic styles and our friends and family aren't expecting the lobster/prime rib usual, either in price or familiarity. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.

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  1. Servorg RE: flowerofhighrank May 8, 2010 05:19 PM

    Maybe something like Oaxacan food? http://www.gabbimex.com/

    1. corydon RE: flowerofhighrank May 9, 2010 11:03 AM

      We have had fantastic catered seafood, especially a big cioppino-like dish, from Mariscos Puerto Esperanza. The chef made enough for a party of 15-20 and it was a huge hit. Here is a picture of the salmon in achiote sauce I enjoy.

      Mariscos Puerto Esperanza
      1724 N Tustin St, Orange, CA 92865

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