Catering Options for Summer Gatherings

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San Diego's summer season is the perfect time to gather with friends and enjoy the lovely weather and scenic beauty of this amazing city! But no party or event is ever complete without good food and drinks, so whether you're planning a backyard barbecue, corporate celebration, or family reunion, we've rounded up some of our favorite catering options that will help you add a festive vibe to any summer get-together.

Transport your guests to the vibrant streets of Mexico with Tacaliente, Hillcrest’s trendiest Mexican grill. From flavorful Street Tacos, action-packed Burritos, and Rolled Tacos with a crunch unlike any others, the menu offers a fresh take on Mexican favorites made with traditional recipes. The responsive catering team will help you create the perfect menu for your event and accommodate any dietary restrictions or preferences. With carne asada that is marinated for three days, bold flavors, fresh ingredients, and expert craftsmanship, Tacaliente is an ideal choice to add some spice and flair to your special event.

If you want to add a touch of elegance and sophistication to your upcoming event, Arely's French Bakery is the perfect choice. This family-run bakery, in Clairemont, makes all its products using traditional techniques combining the highest quality ingredients with passion and creativity. Indulge your guests with delectable French pastries, artisan bread, exquisite dishes, and heavenly desserts. From Butter Croissants and decadent Eclairs to hearty Quiche Lorraine, and lunch options like pasta, sandwiches, and paninis, the catering menu showcases the artistry of French cuisine. Let the irresistible aromas of freshly baked goods fill the air and elevate your summer party to new heights.

And what is a party without pizza? If you're craving a slice of New York-style pizza, Mr. Moto is here to deliver. The family-owned pizzeria chain is known for its award-winning pies made from a secret family recipe. Their authentic thin-crust pizzas are crafted with the finest ingredients, ensuring a taste that will transport your guests straight to the streets of the Big Apple. California Love, Cheese, Pepperoni, Furious Diablo, Smoky Greens, with a variety of toppings and flavors to choose from, you can customize your order to cater to everyone's preferences.

Description automatically generated with low confidenceWhen it comes to grilled specialties, Park 101 is the perfect option to fire up your outdoor gathering. The Carlsbad-based restaurant offers catering services and hosts private events for everything from intimate dinner parties to large corporate events. Their meat-focused menu offers delicious barbecue dishes with salads, sides, craft cocktails, local tap beers, and selections of regional wine. From classic Brisket, crispy Smoked Wings, house-smoked Burgers, and Lobster Rolls to St. Louis Ribs, a variety of specialties will be served to your party table to satisfy everyone's taste buds. 

For those looking for a quick morning catering option, Spill the Beans is here to make your gatherings a success. The eclectic coffee shop brands itself with its inventive approach to the menu, using sustainable ingredients and scratch-made recipes. Treat your guests to exclusive coffee blends and freshly baked California-style bagels with house-made cream cheeses. Spill the Beans has Dub Stack, with your choice of six bagels and one flavor of cream cheese, the Fat Stack - 13 bagels with two cream cheese tubs, and a Brew Box that provides 96 ounces of fresh, hot coffee, which can also be upgraded to cold brew for toasty summer mornings.

San Diego offers a variety of catering options to help make your summer gatherings extra special. So why worry about food when you can focus on enjoying your time with your guests? Choose any of these restaurants for an unforgettable experience that will have everyone raving about your party for years to come.

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