Brisbane’s Best Christmas Catering

The festive season calls for fabulous food.


By Emma Carr | 23rd November 2016

1. Harveys Bar & Bistro | New Farm

Harveys provides professional staff and a customised food menu and drinks for any kind of event. No matter how many guests you have, Harveys is committed to producing top-quality food.

2. La Rotisserie | Newstead

La Rotisserie will be sure to freshen your festive party. With their fresh salads, pulled pork, perfectly-roasted chickens, slow-cooked beef and healthy fried chicken, your table will be groaning under the weight of so much fabulous food.

3. Tognini’s Café Deli | Milton

Jump online and browse the categories to find the catering option that best suits your Christmas function. Perhaps hot and cold savouries are for you, or maybe fresh-made salads will satisfy the table. Tognini’s also offers tailor-made catering so they can liaise with you to create a custom Christmas menu – inclusive of a Tognini’s chef, waitstaff, service and clean-up.

4. Pamela’s Pantry | Brisbane City

With on-site catering, Pamela’s Pantry allows all our favorite savouries and finger food to be served at that corporate event, all-important dinner or last-minute cocktail party. They cater for all occasions and birthday, wedding, and Christmas cakes are their specialty.

5. Mondo Organics | West End

With more than 15 years of hospitality and catering experience under its belt, Mondo Organics focuses on providing a “real food”.

6. Dalton Hospitality | Herston

Dalton Hospitality has established itself as one of the premier catering companies in Brisbane. As well as enjoyable eats, Dalton also offers cooking, dining and bar equipment, along with audio, sound and lighting to complete your function. Going all-out this year? Take a look at the mind-blowing degustation menu.

7. The Bun Mobile (comes to you)

Need some seriously good, pillowy-soft Asian-style buns stuffed with fresh, innovative fillings? Of course you do. The Bun Mobile received a mention in the Travel section of The New York Times and news of its awesomeness continues to spread far and wide.

8. Lady Marmalade | Greenslopes

Catering from Lady Marmalade can suit many dietary requirements and tastebuds. You can even chat to them about adjusting items to suit your preferences so you can have a truly stress-free festive function.

9. Jocelyn’s Provisions | Fortitude Valley

Jocelyn’s Provisions has a stellar reputation for fine cakes, bread, pastries and provisions. Baked fresh with the finest ingredients and traditional recipes, your Christmas table will be filled with beautiful baked goods this year.

10. Pure Catering | Brisbane

These guys know what it takes to make an event or function run smoothly with delicious food. Christmas in Queensland often calls for a barbecue so perhaps opt for the Aussie Barbecue option and tuck in to free-range meat and homemade tomato relish.

11. Cuisine On Cue | Brisbane

Cuisine On Cue offers catering for every event, from formal to casual, corporate to private events. Whether you’d prefer shared plates, buffet style or food stations, Cuisine On Cue has something to suit your needs.

12. Caxton St Catering | Brisbane

Caxton St Catering’s food is as easy on the eyes as it is on the tastebuds. Think signature sliders, exotic desserts and canapés, including star anise roast duck and fried sake chicken. With 22 years’ experience, you could say they know what they’re doing in the catering business.

13. Cove Catering | Springwood

Asian- and European-inspired canapés and grazing dishes including porcini arancini and Peking duck wraps will have your guests licking their fingers. Sit-0down menus based on seasonal produce are also available. Need a space, staff and someone to put up the balloons? They’ll organise all that as well.

14. Loaves & Fishes | Woolloongabba

A menu dedicated solely to the BBQ. Um, YES! Loaves & Fishes will come to your home and man your BBQ for you. We’re salivating over the grass-fed rib fillet with peppercorns and garlic, pork fillet with hoisin glaze, and salmon fillet with salsa verde, just to name a few. They have a mean nibbles menu, too.

15. Zen Catering | Brisbane

It’s easy to get lost in Zen Catering’s menu. If you’re planning a cocktail event this Christmas, there is a huge selection of delicious bites combined in hot or cold canapés. Need something for a more formal affair? The Atlantic salmon confit or roasted breast of Muscovy duck may be the option for you. Zen also supplies glassware, ice and bar service equipment with their exquisite drinks package.

16. Swiss Gourmet Delicatessen | West End

The Swiss Gourmet Deli offers delicious Christmas catering for the workplace. Marinated salads and authentic pastas will be sure to satisfy, or you can create an immaculate cheese board with Tasmanian and imported cheeses, cured and smoked meats and a wide selection of olives. Give in to your sweet tooth and treat the office to irresistible Belgian chocolate.

17. Homeslice Kitchen | Bulimba

A delightful little takeaway store in the charming suburb of Bulimba, Homeslice offers a variety of fresh, wholesome, ready-made meals for a lunchtime feast or delicious dinner. Stay healthy this festive season without skimping on flavour!

18. VGC Catering (comes to you)

VGC Catering will work with you to meet your budget, dietary requirements and personal style. Their skilled chef uses fresh ingredients to create beautiful canapés, main meals and desserts.

19. Mr Burger (comes to you)

Hire Mr Burger to come to your workplace or venue this festive season. They offer everything from the classic cheeseburger to pizza chips (I need this immediately) and double-scooped milkshakes. Call Mr Burger and mix it up this Christmas.

20. In A Pickle | Camp Hill

With a wide range of tasty nibbles that will suit your preferences, In a Pickle can cater for everything from hors d’oeuvres to sweet treats that will tickle your fancy.

21. Wilde Kitchen | Teneriffe

Need breakfast, lunch or dinner? Wilde Kitchen has you covered, and all choices can be customised to meet special dietary requirements. The user-friendly online ordering system makes it a simple task to organise your catering this Christmas.

22. Wholesomeness | Grange

With paleo, vegetarian and vegan options, Wholesomeness caters for every party guest. The canapé menu includes lemon meringue pie bites, whipped fetta bruschetta and paleo sweet potato and bacon burgers bites. Yum!

23. Char Baby (comes to you)

Nicole’s shiny blue truck will bring all your food desires directly to you. There are a number of options for your feast, including a morning/afternoon tea menu and a fresh picnic option. They’ll even supply the picnic rug!

24. Little Back (comes to you)

12-hour pulled pork or slow-braised house BBQ ribs will be sure to satisfy all this Christmas. All menu options are gluten-free and when the food truck arrives at your function, you know it’s going to make for a memorable one!

25. That BBQ Joint (comes to you)

Take your guests on a journey to the Deep American South this Christmas. Chili cheese fries are served loaded with meat (or vegetarian style) and will be sure to fulfil everyone’s fried fantasies. Waitresses can be organised to serve, or you can collect meals straight from the funky food truck.

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