Looking for a caterer for your next meeting in the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region of Oregon? We've got you covered. There are several caterers to choose from, all of whom can meet your catering needs and desires. From community favorites to our local hotel options, consider these caterers for your next event.

Local Caterers

Carte Blanche Caterers is one of Eugene's most well known catering services which began as a food cart in 1997 on the University of Oregon Campus. Over 20 years later, Carte Blanche has established themselves as a full service, off premise catering company that brings expertise to the locale of your choosing. They have several different catering menus which range from appetizers and finger foods to signature dinners, seasonal specials and more. Carte Blanche recognizes that no two events are alike, so if your group would like to see any changes to a specific menu, they are more than happy to accommodate your needs and customize your menu as necessary. Working with Carte Blanche is always easy. Depending on the complexity of your event, at least 72 hours is required in advance to bring everything to life.

Shield Catering is a bistro-style catering company that brings delicious fare to your event. Shield Catering believes in creating menus that bring friends and family together and that will please your palate. Sourcing local ingredients from local farms, pastures and oceans, Shield always provides a casually elegant experience. Their menus are extensive and there is something for everyone. Their appetizer menu alone has over 40 items to choose from which includes bruschetta, stuffed zucchini, smoked salmon, fresh fruit and more. The specialty dinner plates are delightful and range from a "Taste of Italy" with chicken marsala and arugula salad to a "Moroccan Feast" which includes chicken tagine, garlic flatbread, cinnamon scented couscous and more.

Mac's Custom Catering Company loves being able to contribute to a great event. With more than 35 years of experience in the hospitality industry, owners Patrick McCallum and Peggy Bruce-McCallum know how to provide what you are looking for. Not only does the food speak for itself, but their attention to details, service and decorum make Mac's an easy choice for any catering event. They have a wide range of menus including their standard menus, themed menus and food tray menu. Their themed menus include a German feast buffet, a Hawaiian Luau buffet, a Mediterranean buffet, an Italian feast buffet and more. There is the option to order as is or customize the menu to better suit your needs.

Catered Charcuterie Board

Ambrosia Restaurant & Bar offers full-service catering for any meeting or event. Specializing in high quality Italian cuisine inspired by the vibrant Pacific Northwest, Ambrosia consistently delivers with their seasonal menu that features local ingredients. Ambrosia loves to work hand-in-hand to make your catering request exactly what you want. 

Philyaw’s Cookout and Catering serves up incredible barbecue. At Philyaw’s, they take pride in offering the freshest and highest quality ingredients they can provide. They specialize in award-winning, flavorful, slow-cooked Carolina BBQ that is sure to please all palates. Whether your event is big, small or somewhere in between, Philyaw's is able to meet your catering needs.

Venue Catering Options

Venue 252 has the ability to make your next event spectacular with their high quality catering service. Venue 252 can help bring your vision to life onsite or wherever you need a Chef’s touch. From simple buffet options to creative culinary feasts, they can do it all. Some of their most popular lunch entrees include grilled mahi-mahi with a green apple chutney to their fresh ratatouille. Their team is happy to chat with you about catering goals to meet your desires, needs and budget.

Banquet at Venue 252 Courtesy of Turell Group

Lane Events Center works closely with several catering companies to help drive successful meetings and events. Favored caterers include Shield Catering, Carte Blanche Catering, Oakway Catering, Pacific Perks and Flavors Catering & Events. Flavors Catering & Events offers set and custom menus that are prepared intentionally with attention to detail. Known as one of Eugene's finest catering firms, Flavors Catering & Events provides service for breakfasts, luncheons, dinners and picnics. From simple to very formal events, they are eager to impress with their wide range of delicious menus. Oakway Catering believes that when you hire a caterer, you are not just buying food, but you are hiring a team to create an experience. Oakway Catering has over 30 years of catering experience and has a thoughtful catering process to ensure all people are fulfilled and satisfied. With an unwavering commitment to individuality and excellence, Oakway Catering always delivers whether your event is small or large. They feature a sizeable menu that has everything from hot appetizers including skewers, tartlets and crab cakes to delicious dinner entrees like braised short ribs, salmon filet and pork tenderloin with a raspberry chipotle glaze. Another catering company Lane Events Center works with is Pacific Perks, which is a personalized mobile café. Pacific Perks is proud to create a personalized experience for any type of event. They feature a wide range of services which includes everything from espresso and smoothie bars to made-to-order food like omelets, quesadillas and grilled cheese.

UO Catering

University of Oregon Catering is here to bring your vision to life through expertise and attention to detail. From seasonal starters to locally sourced entrees, planning your catering needs with the University of Oregon is easy. Choose from one of their menus or have them craft a menu specifically for your event. University of Oregon catering has everything you might need for your event including a breakfast menu, dips and snacks, reception platters, boxed lunches and more. Requesting orders require seven days notice so the team can meet all your needs and expectations. University of Oregon catering is proud to offer sustainable options for any event that they cater. They are committed to making an impact with little or no additional cost. Some of their current sustainability efforts include having the option to request local food, using reusable water pitchers, donating unused food to Food for Lane County, and composting vegetable scraps. University of Oregon Catering is a great resource when hosting a meeting or event on campus since they only offer catering services onsite.

Florence Events Center Catering Services Catering Services provides expert full-service catering options. They provide on-time, on-budget food, drink, décor, and service for 10 to 500 people that is simply delicious; and they are experienced in caring for any special dietary needs—vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, kosher and more.

Hotels and Restaurants

Many of the hotels and restaurants in the region also offer full-service catering, including Holiday Inn Express Eugene-Springfield and conference hotels Valley River Inn and the Graduate Hotel Eugene. Restaurants cater many different cuisines, including barbecue, Italian, Mexican food and more.

Catering Options Abound

There are several high quality caterers to choose from in the Eugene, Cascades & Coast region of Oregon. Whether your gathering is small or large, the caterers that we have in our community always deliver exceptional service to ensure your needs and desires are met. With an attention to detail and personalization, your event is a guaranteed success with the help of these talented catering teams. Let us help you determine the best option for your event.