Meetings and Events Catering

Bytown Catering is the Ottawa and Gatineau Regions’ choice for catering services. As a local company involved in the community we have built up our business as a result of word of mouth. Our business has flourished thanks to our sincere commitment to customer service and a mission to offer the best high quality food to price ratio in the market.

By choosing us for your catering and food service needs you can expect:

  • Great food, including quality snacks and breaks, nutritious hot lunches, mouth-watering BBQs, traditional fine dining favourites and sumptuous buffets, and high-end cocktail receptions.
  • An array of menu choices and options from our extensive menu, along with a willingness to adapt to any request. Our chefs can also develop and suggest new creations for unique events.
  • A commitment to do whatever it takes to meet your needs, including responding to special and urgent requests to the best of our abilities.
  • Friendly and knowledgeable office staff to answer your calls and take your orders
  • Professional and courteous wait staff and attendants
  • We will deliver on our commitments, from set-up to clean-up, to make your event hassle-free

For your food services’ needs, you can rely on the winner of the Better Business Bureau’s 2010 Torch Award for Marketplace Trust. Here are some highlights on how we can help your business with its catering needs:

Keep going strong with our nutritious and hearty hot breakfasts, lunches and dinners
Perfect for re-energizing your team and keeping them focused and going, ideal for a breakfast or lunch meeting, and a great option for a late night at the office, our breakfast and hot lunch packages are versatile, satisfying, and delicious. Choose from a wide variety of meal options to suite any taste. From one-time events, to offering a daily lunch program for your staff, we’re here to cater to your needs.

Grab a quick bite with our Cold Buffets and Sandwich Trays
Our hearty sandwiches feature generous portions of premium fillings on fancy breads, wraps and buns. Complimented with home-made soups and salads, made from fresh and high quality ingredients, our cold buffets and trays offer the perfect substantial easy-to-eat meal. Finish it off with cookies and squares or other dessert trays, coffee and tea.

Take a Break! Coffee and Snacks
Show your meeting attendees or visitors how much you appreciate them by serving them premium roasted coffee (fair trade coffee is available) along with a selection of freshly baked goods and fresh fruits or create your own snack break with our appetizers and dessert trays.

Formal Dinners and Receptions
Are you hosting a formal dinner or gala? With our menu and the skill of our chefs, you can choose from popular fine dining or hot buffet packages, pamper your guests with our Elite Collection, or come up with something truly unique and customized to your needs by arranging a one-on-one consultation with a member of our knowledgeable and professional staff. You can also customize our packages to suit your specific needs or desires.
Either on their own or paired with a full-service meal you will also impress your attendees or guests with our colourful and flavourful cocktails and appetizer trays.

Food Allergies and Special Needs
In response to a growing number of requests related to food allergies or cultural requirements we have developed new premium offerings for satisfying these special requests. In particular we have developed a selection of Gluten-Free and Vegan Items and noted these throughout our menu. We are also able to customize our menu or create a special meal to address other dietary needs.

Bar Service
Our Smart Serve certified bartenders would be pleased to provide a range of alcoholic Our Smart Serve certified bartenders would be pleased to provide a range of alcoholic beverages to your guests. In Ontario, our liquor licenses allow us to easily set-up a bar on premises by simply providing notice to the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario. In Quebec, or if providing your own alcohol, we can advise you on obtaining the necessary permits.

Special Services
Need more than just catering or are you looking to set-up a long-term relationship with a catering firm that best meets your needs? In addition to providing organization with high quality comprehensive catering services, our range of services includes daycare meal programs, comprehensive food service programs including cafeteria operations, wholesale production, and our Savour2Go grab and go program.

Bytown Catering offers its catering clients a wide variety of rentals and upgrades to add a special touch to your event and to help things go more smoothly. Items available include our mobile kitchen, event tents, tables, chairs and furniture. Upgradable items include dishes, cutlery, glassware, and linens. Please contact for more information.