We are fully licensed and insured for product and liquor liability.
We coordinate menus, beverages, rentals, staff, and will also work with your other (outside) vendors to ensure a seamless event. For drop off events, we make sure you have all the pieces in place so there are no surprises.
After an initial consultation, we create an individualized proposal that outlines each service, with individual cost calculations of each area of service, as well as an overall cost analysis. In this way, all of your costs our itemized clearly and concisely, with no hidden fees. Upon your review, we will work with you to refine the proposal, adjusting elements as necessary to meet your vision and budget.
Yes. I will have an adequate amount of servers for your event. They will dress and set the tables and clear the tables throughout the event. We will clean the kitchen/staging area.
Yes, I am happy to prepare some of the items that you are interested in trying. Because I purchase my food fresh for every event, I will shop prior to the meeting. We will decide on the perfect time, the items you want to try and how many will be attending.
We'll work with your theme, color scheme and occasion. We provide a customized table display using pieces from your decortions to reflect that theme, which includes flowing cloths and textiles, flowers, candles, and appropriate decorative items. We maintain a wide variety of serving pieces, including beautiful mirrors and platters, unique pieces of recycled glass, natural stone, baskets, and colored ceramic dishes. All required display platters, warmers, and serving utensils needed for your specific menu are always included the menu cost.
We do not have preset menus. We have easy to fill in formats. Everyone’s taste and event is personalized. We love working with people to craft personalized menus... whether it's an elegant "impress the guests" event, or simply the inclusion of a family favorite recipe on the buffet table. Our chefs will lend their culinary expertise to your planning process to ensure your menu is balanced, and adequately addresses the range of guests you have invited.
Absolutely. I will work with you to accommodate your guest with their needs. This is to include vegetarians, vegans, low salt, gluten free, etc. Your guest may call me to discuss theirs or their family's needs. We want to make sure everyone has something delicious to eat.
Weddings typically 1 year in advance. The top wedding months in Florida are March, April and May. These dates book out quickly. However in emergency cases I have had events book one week in advance. As soon as you have your date reserved please give us a call.
Non-Alcoholic: We offer a variety of choices. Sweet Iced Tea, Unsweetened Iced Tea, Lemonade, Punch or Coffee Service
Alcoholic: For an additional fee, we offer bartending services. You purchase your alcohol and we pour. Contact us for a list of supplies you will need.
Our Chefs make exquisite individual desserts. For custom pastries and wedding cakes, we are happy to provide a pastry chef recommendation for you.
One of the unique signatures of A Chef’s Touch Catering Service is a gift we present at the end of the evening to brides and grooms. This special “Wedding Box” features items from your menu along a celebratory beverage to enjoy on your first special night together.
Children 3 - 10 are 50 % of the regular menu cost. We can also provide you with a special menu.
We assist you with rentals based on what is available at your venue, your menu, and the budget for your event.
The per-person price includes the menu item described (with its serving pieces) the beverage choices and the service staff. It does not include, rental items, taxes, or gratuity. All of those items will be itemized clearly in our proposal.
We do not have a license to sell alcohol beverages, but we do have the license and insurance needed in the State of Florida to serve your guest. There is a charge to hire our bartending services.
We do not charge a corkage fee. You are welcome to bring your own Champagne or Non-Alcoholic Champagne for toasting and there will be no additional charges.
No, we do not charge for cake cutting.
Yes. There is an 18% gratuity and a 6.5% sales tax included in your proposal.