WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT IF YOU CHOOSE THE LOCAL:
Our catering offers full-service event planning. Our planners will work with you to make your vision become a reality. Our dedication to customer service will make your experience one of a kind. If you’ve never hosted an event before we’re happy to make suggestions or provide some ready-made menu’s. We encourage you to reach out to our coordinators to discuss ideas and we’re happy to walk you through how to make it happen!
Customized Proposal: Our coordinators will customize your event proposal using one of our “ready-made” menu’s or you can build your own. We’re happy work with any dietary restrictions and provide disposables for casual events.
Casual Lunch Sample Menu
Fine Dining Dinner Sample Menu
Pick-Up/Drop-Off Sample Menu
Contract: Once you are happy with your proposal we will secure your date with a deposit, and we will send you a contract confirming the details. Remember, even after signing a contract with the Local, we are happy to make changes and updates for you along the way!
Final Steps: Approximately two weeks before your event, you and the catering coordinator will review and finalize all details. We are happy to change any final counts and final rentals up to 14 business days prior to your event. We are happy to accept small catered events or drop-off/pick-up orders up to 72 hours before the event.
PLANNING YOUR SPECIAL EVENT
The Local’s experienced catering coordinators are here to make your catering experience a breeze. Here are some helpful starting points to consider when starting to plan your event:
Pick-Ups, Drop-Offs or full service events. Your coworkers are going to love you!
Decide on a catering budget.
Pick a date and time of day for your event.
Estimate your guest count.
Tell us where you plan to host your event, if you are looking for suggestions check out our recommended vendors.
Determine your desired service style (check out our catering menu for pointers!).
ADDITIONAL SERVICES IF NEEDED:
Coordination of Rentals: We will work with you to coordinate any rentals you will need for your event. We work with several Local rental companies who will bill us directly so you will only receive one bill at the end of the day. We do not charge extra for this service as our goal is to make sure you have everything you need to make your event a success!
Venue Walk-Thru: A few months prior to your event date we will set up a walk-thru with you at your event venue. We will help go through your floor plan and any logistical questions that may arise.
Have More Questions? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions!