Your 2022 Guide to Hospitality and Event Spaces in St. Louis
Are you hosting a party or event and don’t know where to start? Save some energy by letting the professionals help in the kitchen. These St. Louis catering and event spaces work around the clock to ensure your guests stay full and happy while staying safe and disinfected.
Cyrano’s private room is a beautiful, unique space for your next private event. With its bright colors and eclectic interior, it offers something you can’t find in traditional banquet halls. Cyrano’s can accommodate up to 50 people for a sit-down dinner and up to 70 people for a cocktail-style event. Cyrano’s offers a flexible menu based on the full restaurant menu starting at just $14 for lunch and $18 for dinner. And don’t forget the homemade, award-winning desserts. Cyrano’s is located in beautiful Webster Groves, centrally located and close to major highways. For more information, email [email protected]
603 E. Lockwood Ave., Webster Groves, 314.963.3434, cyranos.com
Dalie’s is more than just a smokehouse. Think of the catering staff as your personal menu planner and extension of your event team. Known for his responsiveness, attention to detail and enthusiasm, Dalie’s takes the menu planning off your plate. They specialize in private parties, corporate events and meetings, weddings, rehearsal dinners and showers. Choose from a range of smoked items including beef pastrami, tri-tip sirloin steak and vegan jackfruit, and be sure to ask about their new charcuterie plates! Email [email protected] for more information.
2951 Dougherty Ferry Road, St. Louis, 314.243.8740, daliessmokehouse.com
Edg-Clif Vineyard, Winery, Brewery
Join Edg-Clif for special events for 50 to 250 people on this third-generation family farm, which features a range of award-winning vinos, a farm brewery and plenty of craft beers. The spacious open-air pavilion overlooks acres of vineyards and gardens, and there are four renovated farmhouses (all over 100 years old and furnished with family antiques) on the property to accommodate guests. In addition to hosting farm-to-table dinners, wine club parties, and musical entertainment, this venue is picnic-friendly and encourages guests to bring their own food or their own caterer. Check the website for more information on The Home Grown Farm Tour and Field Dinner or hosting your next birthday party, wedding or family reunion in this idyllic rural setting with superb wines.
10035 Edg-Clif Drive, Potosi, 573.438.4741, edg-clif.com
Whether you’re hosting a meeting for two or a rehearsal dinner for 100, Herbie’s talented catering team is ready to meet the needs of any group. From cutting-edge fine dining to classic American fare, Herbie’s offers their catering and event customers great flexibility with something delicious for every taste. In addition to their wide range of food options, Herbie’s maintains a fine selection of spirits, wines, and non-alcoholic beverages with a variety of packages to suit your needs. With event spaces located in two of the city’s most dynamic areas – Clayton and Central West End – you’ll feel right at home when hosting your event at one of their comfortable and elegant event venues.
8100 Maryland Ave., Clayton, 314.769.9595, herbies.com/private-events
KNEADING Bakehouse + Supplies
KNEAD provides beautiful, individually packaged breakfast and lunch boxes or bundles for delivery or collection for events of all sizes and within your budget. You’ll find KNEAD’s 10-year sourdough throughout the menu! The breakfast spread includes breakfast sandwiches, sourdough pastries, parfaits, fruit salads, Blueprint coffee and freshly squeezed orange juice. The lunch offerings include signature and seasonal sandwiches + salads, locally made potato chips, and shortbread sourdough shortbread cookies. Every purchase of their seasonal menu supports local farmers and artisans throughout Missouri + the Midwest. Once your order is placed online, the catering concierge team will call to confirm and discuss contactless delivery and installation or collection. Order online at kneadbakehouse.com/catering or email [email protected] for bespoke pastry, breakfast, lunch or dinner catering menus.
3467 Hampton Avenue, St. Louis, 314.376.4361, knedbakehouse.com
Michele C. Catering & Events
Michele Coen has been creating quality events for over a decade. She specializes in tailor-made events, from intimate gatherings to grand affairs, and has experience managing some of the largest food events in the region. She supports local farmers by using organic and seasonal fruits and vegetables, as well as only antibiotic- and hormone-free proteins, plus seafood that is never endangered. There are many vegan options available. She also caters at Kranzberg Arts Foundation venues such as The Grandel Theater and The Dark Room.
Navin’s BBQ offers a variety of catering packages – including cold cuts or sandwiches, sides, sauces, plates and cutlery – for events of all sizes. They are flexible and will work with you to provide the exact barbecue experience you are looking for, whether you are hosting a party or hosting a corporate event. In addition, they offer individual sandwich and chip boxes, including sandwiches with one meat of brisket, pulled pork, smoked turkey or pulled chicken. Or choose one of the signature sandwiches such as the very popular jerk sandwich. There are even some vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options. Visit navinsbbq.com/catering/ for details.
3559 Arsenal St., St. Louis, 314.449.1185, navinsbbq.com
Orlando Banquets and Catering
This family-owned business has been helping St. Louis with great food and excellent service for over 54 years. Specializing in trendsetting custom menus and creative presentations, they offer everything from drop-off party trays and simple buffets to elegant, formal dining, butler-passed hors d’oeuvres and interactive chefs. Suitable for private homes and offices, Orlando’s is also a caterer of choice at over 40 unique locations, now including The Grand Ballroom downtown. They offer all-inclusive packages at their two Orlando’s Event Centers and a bed and breakfast log cabin, The Lodge at Grant’s Trail.
2050 Dorsett Village, Maryland Heights, 314,453,9000; 4300 Hoffmeister Ave., St. Louis, 314.638.6660, orlandogardens.com
You love that award-winning Memphis-style barbecue at Pappy’s, so imagine how your guests will feel. Pappy’s catering team is renowned for its professionalism, responsiveness and attention to detail. Perfect for any event you can imagine in their private banquet space, one of St. Louis’ prime locations, or a venue of your choice. Choose from packed lunches, full-service catering with or without appetizers, and be sure to ask about their wedding packages, which include a variety of rental options. Email [email protected] for more information.
3106 Olive St., St. Louis, 314.607.2446, pappyssmokehouse.com
Steve’s hot dogs
Founded by local rocker Steve Ewing, Steve’s Hot Dogs is a regular St. Louis caterer. Known for their smoked and grilled all-beef hot dogs and burgers with locally baked Italian bread, they offer many options from a homemade hot dog and burger bar to packed lunches. Homestyle sides include savory baked beans, potato salad, cookies, ice cream, and more.
3145 S. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, steveshotdogsstl.com/catering
Sugaree Baking Co.
Sugaree Baking Co. has been supplying the St. Louis region with incredible desserts for every occasion since 1996. From beautifully decorated cookies with icing sugar to other baked goods such as muffins, focaccia, quiches, pies, challah bread and more, everything is made from scratch using the finest all-natural ingredients. Sugaree is happy to make anything you need, including special menus for those with dietary restrictions, such as gluten-free. Want to change the tradition of wedding cakes? Let Sugaree create the cake wedding of your dreams with beautiful lattice details and every flavor imaginable, including their special caramel apple crumble cake.
1242 Tamm Ave., St. Louis, 314.645.5496, sugareebakingco.com
The fountain on grasshopper
The Fountain on Locust offers in-house catering for events in the new Stardust Room – a private Art Deco speakeasy designed to host small events and created by Joy Grndic, the original founder of The Fountain. The event team can create custom menus, including cocktails and ice martinis exclusive to the Stardust Room. The location offers its own bartender for every event.
3037 Locust St., St. Louis, Fountainonlocust.com/event-space
The Pasta House Co.
For nearly 50 years, The Pasta House Co. a St. Louis tradition with both full service catering and several conveniently located restaurants in the bi-state area of St. Louis. With a variety of cuisine choices beyond the traditional restaurant offerings, The Pasta House Co. that you will find an option to suit your taste and budget, whether you are planning a wedding, corporate party, seminar or special event. Catering facilities include pickup, delivery, and full-service staff. Planning for a smaller group? All Pasta House Co. restaurants offer a Parties to Go menu and Family Meal Deals to serve to friends and family. For more information, call the catering department number below or send an email to [email protected]
Multiple Locations, 314.644.1400, pastahouse.com
Vineyard and Vineyard Locations of the Hoffmann Family of Companies
From Social Club events to wine dinners, weddings, and reunions, the Hoffmann Family of Companies’ Winery & Vineyard Venues in Augusta provide the perfect gathering places. Each location has something unique to offer hosts and their guests. Experience the historic elegance of Mount Pleasant Estates, rustic laid-back vibes at Balducci Vineyards, breathtaking views at Montelle Winery and the neighborhood charm of Augusta Winery. Book an intimate wine dinner with your best friends or ‘turn down for what!’ at a wedding reception with everyone you know. The best indoor and outdoor locations in America’s first American Viticultural Area (AVA) offer accommodations from 10 to 200. Need a place to stay in Augusta Wine Country? The Augusta Guest Collection just opened for reservations! Book a weekend at The Bungalow, or grab some girlfriends and enjoy the rustic charm of The Large Cabin. For more information on event venues, activities and accommodations, please visit the website or contact the events team at [email protected] to book your next meeting in Augusta Wine Country.