The Cost of Catering

Everyone likes the idea of catering. When you’re handling the planning of an event or party, you have enough to worry about without having to prepare food. A caterer delivers great results with no additional stress. 

Of course, convenience usually comes with a price attached. The question many have is… 

What Exactly is the Cost of Catering? 

The main thing that puts people off from catering is the price. Some assume that it’s out of their budget without even checking. The truth is, catering can be more affordable than you think. 

So what’s the price? 

Well, there is no possible way of giving a blanket answer to how much catering will cost you for your needs. It depends on the group size, the type of menu you’re serving, how much people are expected to eat, whether you’re providing beverages, and more. 

How can you at least get a better idea? Many catering companies will have a catering menu to view (you can find ours here), but the best way to determine price is to speak to the catering company.  

At Rudy’s, we offer free consultations for catering events, FYI. We 

Why Catering is Worth it 

As we said before, many people skip catering in an attempt to save on money. However, when you break down the cost of buying your own food, the resources needed to prepare, store, and serve it, and the time it takes to make all of that happen, the “savings” are minimal at best.  

And with a quality catering company at your side, you’re guaranteed to end up with delicious results. 

There’s nothing worse than trying to prepare your own food, only to ruin it and be stuck empty handed at the last minute. When it comes down to it, the question isn’t whether or not you can afford a caterer. 

It’s whether you can afford to not use a caterer. 

Save yourself the worry, and trust in a professional. For a quality catering company in Ohio, trust in Rudy’s.

We offer a wide range of catering services including: 

  • Food preparation and delivery 
  • Beverage service 
  • Table settings and placements 
  • Boxed lunches 
  • High-end catering 
  • Casual dining 
  • BBQ catering 
  • On-site grilling 
  • And much more! 

Our menus are extensive, our prices are affordable, and our service is unmatched. Contact us today.  

True barbeque as practiced in the American South has 4
main ingredients- quality meats, low temperatures, wood
burning for flavor enhancement, and lots and lots of
patience, which is exactly what we do here at Rudy’s
Smokehouse.
All Glory be to God!