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We're here for the food, and guessing you are too! An incredibly fun and tasty part of wedding planning for many couples is finding their caterer. (Hello, food testing!) Today on the blog, we're bringing you our TOP local Madison wedding caterers that are here to bring delicious and memorable cuisine to your big day! From formal plated meals to buffet-style, or even a food truck, we have a wide variety of options and flavors represented below from our most trusted professionals!

BARTENDER 608 INTOXICOLOGISTS & COCKTAIL CATERERS, LLC.

Bartender 608 Intoxicologists bring the bar to your special day! Simply provide your selection of booze, and they offer a stress-free beverage service where you select your desired beverages, and Bartender 608 handles the rest. They supply and haul in hundreds of pounds of ice, bar tools, supplies, mixers, freshly sliced garnishes, and more! Their experienced staff will make your reception runs smoothly and that guests are served safely with their high-standard pour service levels.



BAUMAN'S NATURAL MEATS & CATERING

The Bauman Team, is a 4, going on 5, generation strong experienced family caterer who offers delicious and healthy entrées for your wedding day reception! Passionate about simple farm to table food, Bauman's Natural Meats & Catering provides quality meats with no antibiotics or artificial implanted hormones. No party is too large for Bauman's!



DICKEY'S BARBEQUE PIT

What's better than barbeque? Dickey's Barbeque Pit is a full-service barbeque buffet caterer bringing experience and passion along with delicious food at reasonable prices for your big day. With Dickey's, you will be able to tailor your menu to exactly what you want for your wedding reception. Couples can meet with one of their catering specialists for a private tasting of their entire menu.



FOOD FIGHT RESTAURANT GROUP

Food Fight Restaurant Group is the largest and most diverse restaurant group in Madison, giving you access to 20 different local restaurants offering both off-site catering and private rooms for your big day. Food Fight guides you to the right chef and mixologist to create the perfect menu for your wedding or upcoming event!



FRESCO ROOFTOP RESTAURANT

On top of the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art sits Fresco Rooftop Restaurant, providing a show-stopping location and seasonal offerings that offer an unforgettable dining experience for your wedding day! Fresco's menus are artfully presented with exceptional attention to detail. Their location holds up to 70 guests for a seated event and up to 100 for cocktail-style receptions. For large groups, the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art's sculpture garden or lobby may be rented!



GAYLORD CATERING SERVICE

For over 50 years, the full-service event planning and catering staff at Gaylord Catering Service have been satisfying thousands of customers. From elaborate buffets to beautifully presented dinner entrées, Gaylord Catering Service offers outstanding food, exquisite presentation, impeccable service, and reasonable pricing. Work with their staff to create a menu and service package that suits both your tastes and budget without compromising quality for your wedding day!



HI POINT STEAK HOUSE

Since the 1930s, Hi Point Steak House has grown into one of Southern Wisconsin's premier Supper Clubs featuring traditional Wisconsin favorites from Friday Night Fish Fries, Saturday Prime Rib, and hand-cut Angus steaks. Their talented, courteous, and professional staff can cater to your every need for your wedding day dining, whether it be a casual picnic-style pig roast to the most elegant reception. Enjoy your expertly prepared dinner fare while sipping on your favorite cocktail and soak in all of the breathtaking views that Hi Point's location has to offer for your celebration.



HY-VEE

Expect to satisfy all your wedding day culinary requests with delicious selections from Hy-Vee's catering service! With three locations across the Madison area, Hy-Vee is accessible to make your wedding the event you have always dreamed of. Ask about their discount when you book them for your catering, bakery, and floral needs!



INTERNATIONAL CATERING CO., MELTED GRILL, & TACO LOCAL

This unique catering company offers a range of catering options for all budgets and styles! From fine dining to food truck service, they have countless options for your wedding day. By utilizing local purveyors, farmers, and distributors, International Catering Co., MELTED Grill, and Taco Local are committed to bringing you the freshest, highest quality food. Create customized menus with one of their chefs for a completely tailored dining experience!



JL RICHARDS CATERING

At JL Richards Catering, they believe that good food doesn't need to be complicated or expensive. From platters and trays to plated entrées, and all-out pig roasts, they have built their menu to be as customizable as possible, providing you with an abundance of delicious and affordable options for your wedding day dining!



LAKE LAWN RESORT

While providing couples with a gorgeous lakefront wedding venue, Lake Lawn Resort also offers couples a wide variety of comprehensive catering packages to help simplify their planning process! Their team of professionals will assist you in choosing the best options for your big day! Enjoy their complimentary wedding food and wine tasting to see if Lake Lawn is the right fit for your celebration.



MAIN STREET MARKET PIGGLY WIGGLY

Providing couples catering, cake, and floral services for their big day, Main Street Market Piggly Wiggly is here to bring you delicious options for your special celebration. This full-service family-owned business is so excited to play an essential role in your big day, ensuring you can relax and soak in every moment. Offering quality local products, you can trust your wedding day dining to Main Street Market Piggly Wiggly!



SALVATORE'S TOMATO PIES

With a reputation for crafting pizza like no other and an array of diverse menu options, Salvatore's Tomato Pies is a delicious and unique caterer for your wedding day! Offering formal catering all the way to an on-site food truck, Salvatore's can customize your wedding day food for groups of any size and tastes of any kind. With multiple locations across the Madison area, they pride themselves in sourcing the freshest possible ingredients from local food partners for your special day.



THE CRYSTAL ROOM

Whether you're planning an intimate wedding of 20 or a big celebration of 300, The Crystal Room will help you customize delicious cuisine options for your big day. While providing a vintage elegant wedding venue space, The Crystal Room also provides couples with professional banquet staff that, from the beginning to the end of your wedding planning, ensure fabulous food for your celebration. Have a specific menu idea? Talk with The Crystal Room to create custom selections for your wedding day!



View our full list of local professional wedding catering vendors HERE.