The Gardens at Heather Farm partners with a group of approved catering vendors to ensure your event is a success. These are local vendors whose services we trust and whose years of event experience at our facility we value.
All the catering vendors on this list specialize in a variety of event types, including weddings, corporate meetings and parties, and social events such as anniversaries, birthdays and memorials. We’re sure you’ll find the perfect one to meet your needs!
Absolute Celebrations Catering
Absolute Celebrations is a full-service caterer offering buffet, plated, and family-style services. They offer a flexible-yet-curated menu inspired by Californian cuisine, while openly accommodating special diets, and can customize a plan to meet your needs. The Absolute Celebrations team makes some truly special dessert treats, and their late-night bites are always a hit.
Traditional and Custom Menus | Full-service Event Planning and Design | Optional Dessert Bar Selections | Optional Alcoholic Beverage Packages | Private Tastings (fee)
Carrie Dove Catering & Events
Carrie Dove Catering & Events focuses on seasonal California Cuisine, incorporating flavors and techniques from dishes found around the world. True catering pros, their style perfectly blends comfort and elegance. With the flexibility of a boutique catering experience, the Carrie Dove team can customize any menu and has discovered new favorite recipes thanks to clients’ requests.
Traditional and Custom Menus | Full-service Event Planning and Design | Optional Dessert Bar Selections | Optional Alcoholic Beverage Packages | Complimentary Tastings
Culinary Excellence is owned by Chef and Cardiologist Christian Hardy and is a “one-stop-shop” for event planning. Their featured cuisine is a wide range of American, Continental, ethnic and special diets which can accommodate just about every client’s needs. With a highly-trained staff and in-house crew, they can provide food, decorations, flowers, desserts, lights, and more.
Traditional and Custom Menus | Optional Themed Menus (e.g. Persian, Indian, Thai, BBQ) | Full-service Event Planning and Design | Optional Dessert Bar Selections | Complimentary Tastings
Elegant Occasions Catering
Elegant Occasions Catering & Event Planning has over 40 years of experience in the party planning industry. They offer a large and diverse selection of menu options to treat your guests from cocktail apps to main course to dessert to late-night snacks and specialize in all-inclusive packages with tons of extras. And Elegant Occasion’s highly-organized and energetic staff makes sure every event is a total success.
Traditional and Custom Menus | Optional Themed Menus (e.g. BBQ, Luau, Mexican) | All-Inclusive Packages with Alcohol | Budget-friendly Options | Full-Service Event Planning and Design | Optional Dessert Bar Selections | Complimentary Tastings
Elisa’s Catering makes customer satisfaction a high priority. From fancy plated meals to a casual, street-food vibe, Elisa’s offers eclectic and affordable menus. With lots of hands-on curation and creative ideas, their catering team makes your event a memorable and fun culinary adventure. Chef Juan’s full-fixin’s taco bar is a popular choice for both wedding and business clients.
Traditional and Custom Menus | Budget-friendly Options |Optional Dessert Selections | Complimentary Tastings
Englund’s Catering covers all the details with both style and good sense at affordable prices. Clients love this caterer’s strong food knowledge and calm confidence in planning and executing events. With courteous and efficient event staff and a tri-tip that just won’t quit, Englund’s has been a valued choice for all types of catered events throughout the Bay Area for decades.
Traditional and Custom Menus | Optional Themed Menus (e.g. BBQ) | Optional Alcoholic Beverage Packages | Budget-friendly Options | Complimentary Tastings
Havana Restaurant & Catering
A local sensation in California-Cuban cuisine, Havana offers catering services for both large and small events. They provide assistance with menu planning, rentals and staffing, and their unique, Latin American-inspired flavors are sure to impress your guests. Be sure to add Havana’s signature mojitos to your bar package – they are stellar.
Various Wedding & Party Menus | Themed Cuisine (California/Cuban/Nuevo-Latino) | Budget-friendly and Full-Service Options | Optional Alcoholic Beverage Packages
Jalsa Catering & Events
From opulent fetes to romantic weddings, Jalsa Catering & Events treats every event with creativity and flair. They have become one of the Bay Area’s top full-service Indian catering companies thanks to high-quality food, service, design, and attention to detail. If you’re looking for premier Indian and vegetarian cuisine that will impress, then this one is for you.
Traditional and Custom Menus | Full-service Event Planning and Design | Themed Cuisine (Indian) | Additional Party Rentals
La Tapatia Mexican Cuisine & Catering – MARTINEZ LOCATION
With numerous awards to their name, including the Contra Costa Times “Best Mexican Restaurant” in the East Bay for five consecutive years, La Tapatia offers full-service catering with a large selection of menu options to make your next event a fabulous fiesta. Guest love the tasty Mexican fare, and clients love the affordable prices.
Themed Menu (Mexican) | Budget-friendly Options | Optional Alcoholic Beverage Packages | Complimentary Tastings
With its endearing motto, “Life is short. Eat something Memorable,” the folks at Pinx are committed to accentuating the unique personalities of their clientele when bringing special events to life. Their focus is on integrating intense food flavor with top-notch presentation, and their menu offers some creative, one-of-a-kind dishes that reflect the cultural diversity of the Bay Area.
Traditional and Custom Menus | Event Planning Services | Optional Dessert Bar Selections | Optional Alcoholic Beverage Packages
Sunrise Bistro & Catering
From glamorous wedding fare to a scrumptious BBQ buffet to whole-grain sandwiches for a business luncheon, Sunrise offers a diverse selection of menus and services to make every event shine. Their food is fresh, healthy, and on-trend, and their customer service is outstanding, which is why Sunrise continues to receive top marks as the best caterer in Walnut Creek.
Seasonal and Local Cuisine | Traditional and Custom Menus | Themed Menus (e.g. BBQ, Jewish, Health & Wellness) | Optional Alcoholic Beverage Packages | Additional Party Rentals | Complimentary Tastings
Wilma Lott Catering
For over four decades, Wilma Lott Catering has been providing the Bay Area with delicious recipes and attentive service. Family-owned and operated, their goal is to make clients feel like part of the family. Wilma Lott’s menus feature lots (no pun intended) of tasty classic dishes along with various regional and ethnic influences to accommodate the wide-ranging needs of their clients.
Traditional and Custom Menus | Optional Themed Menus (e.g. Asian, Persian, Mediterranean, Hawaiian, BBQ) | Optional Dessert Selections | Additional Party Rentals