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Chicago Picnic Catering

When it comes to Chicago picnic catering, Tasty is the best of the best. In 10,000+ events over the past 30 years, we’ve learned a thing or two about what it takes to craft the perfect picnic experience.

  • Chicago’s Picnic HQ

    Picnic Planning Made Easy

    For companies, social groups and organizations, planning your Chicago picnic should be nearly as enjoyable as the actual event! From theme and décor to menu and timeline, from the day you call until the day after your event, picnic planning and execution starts and ends with Tasty Catering’s team of experts.

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  • Hundreds of 5-Star Reviews

    We can tell you we’re the best of the best all day long, but after reading reviews from previous happy customers, you’ll know we’re telling the truth!

  • Full-Service Planning

    At Tasty Catering, we understand planning picnics can be overwhelming. It’s so much more than just what you’re serving! That’s why we help you plan your Chicago picnic step by step, from venue selection to event planning and execution.

  • Safety First

    The safety of our team and guests is always our top priority. At each event, we provide a safety & sanitation manager who is in charge of making sure our equipment and kitchen are sanitized, checks that vehicles are spotless and ensures safe food handling and presentation, among so many other details. Know that you’re in good hands with Tasty Catering!

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    Creative Menus

    When it comes to fresh, mouth-watering picnic catering with creative flair, Tasty Catering is the best of the best!  From standard picnic fare favorites like grilled-to-order burgers or 18-hour smoked brisket to themed picnic menus like Oktoberfest featuring schnitzel and apple strudel, you’re in for a real Tasty picnic!

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Perfect Picnics from A to Z

There are no shortcuts or cheats when it comes to planning the perfect picnic. There is, however, creativity and experience, and when you work with a picnic expert, you just might find that planning a picnic can be really simple. We offer so much more than just tasty picnic food!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Questions about how Tasty Catering can help you plan your next Chicago picnic? Here are a few of our most frequently asked questions. You can also reach out to us with any others you may have—we’re always here to help!

  • What can you provide for my next picnic?

    We can help you from start to finish. We can help you design a mouthwatering menu that your guests will love (see below for picnic menu list), find the best venue and create a fun atmosphere. All you’ll have to do on the day of your picnic is simply sit back and enjoy it!

  • What picnic menu options do you offer?

    We believe that picnic food can vary depending on your theme. That’s why we offer a variety of picnic packages. We know you’ll find the best option for your gathering. Our picnic packages include Build-Your-Own-Picnic, All American, Rodeo Grill, Blue Ribbon, Southern BBQ, Neighborhood Cookout, Texas BBQ, Tasty Pig Roast, Premium Pig Roast, Authentic Mexican Tacos, Oktoberfest. Take a look at package details here.

  • Can you help me plan a menu for my event?

    Of course. We’re skilled in picnic planning and have created a Build-Your-Own-Picnic package to help create a custom picnic menu just for you! Together we can ensure you end up with the perfect picnic menu for your get together.

  • Can you brand my picnic?

    Yes! Branded company picnics are so fun, and we’ve helped many Chicago companies pull it off seamlessly. From fun themes to coordinated décor and branded items, we can help you bring it all together with your brand at the forefront.

  • What are your office hours?

    Our office doors are open Monday through Friday, 8:30 am–12:30 pm and again from 1:00 pm–4:30 pm. However, we are capable of serving your event at all times with our 24-hour kitchen.

  • What are my payment options?

    We accept VISA, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. Please note that initial orders must be placed on a credit card or ACH, unless otherwise arranged.

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