After careful consideration, the University developed a list of caterers who are authorized to authorized provide services for FIU.  The caterers listed below represent a variety of providers whose service offerings, cuisine, and business models are best suited to serve the FIU community.

Experienced Caterers

Our caterers offer a range of services, from small breakfast menus to large formal events.

University Approved

Our caterers are insured and approved by the University Finance Team to accept University funds.

Commitment to Excellence

Our Caterers are familiar with the FIU community, and uphold a service level that aligns with the University vision.

For purposes of clarity, “Catering Services” is defined as the business of providing food service (including alcoholic beverages, as applicable) for groups larger than ten people at FIU, or such other designated location which is paid for with University funds.  Takeout orders and catering services paid through the Foundation Office are exempt.

CATERERS

Our Preferred Caterers

Panthére Catering

305-348-0168

Pantherecater@fiu.edu

Our mission is to provide you with exceptional quality, exceptional service and a creative cutting-edge culinary experience.  We’ll work with you to create a custom gathering menu inspired by your unique needs that will leave a lasting impression on your guests.

Brulee Food Services

305-300-3465

request@bruleefoodservice.com

At Brulee Food Services we strongly believe that the execution of your event should be performed with the utmost quality and dedication. To our team, there is nothing more important than to make a diligent effort to prepare an exquisite event, which will satisfy your needs and those of your guests.

Corporate Caterers

305-223-2165

corpcaterers@corpcaterers.com

We understand the importance of great food, appealing presentation and very reliable service. Corporate Caterers offers a fun and well presented variety of Corporate Style breakfasts, lunch and dinner menu options such as Steak and Chicken Fajitas suitable to cater to any special event, meeting or program.

Creative Tastes Catering

305-256-9868

inquiries@creativetastes.com

Creative Tastes Catering & Event Production is a premier South Florida Caterer.  Creative Tastes is owned by Executive Chef Andrea Curto-Randazzo and Frank Randazzo.  Whether its luxury catering or casual catering, we pride ourselves on providing exceptional food, beverage and service for your event.

David & Doug’s Catering

954-261-1829

catering@davidanddougscatering.com

David & Doug’s Catering has been redefining catering experiences since 2009. Well regarded for his excellence in customer intimacy, David’s clients never have to worry, they get to sit back, relax and enjoy their celebration and event. No party is too big or small, Let us make your event better then you can imagine!

Dickey’s Barbeque Pit

305-671-3554

dickeys.miami@gmail.com

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit still slow smokes all meats on-site just the same way they did in 1941.  The menu features beef brisket, pulled pork, St. Louis style ribs, polish sausage, smoked turkey, marinated chicken, and more–all served with buttery rolls.  We are experts at doing great delivery buffet caterings!

Elite Catering

786-462-8030

elite-catering.com

Founded by Chef Kandace Pujol, Elite Catering has grown into a full service event company.  Unparalleled food combined with personal and professional service is the core of our business.  With no detail too small or challenge too large. Our team offers exceptional service to execute a seamless event.

Enticing Catering

954-665-7098

www.eventssouthflorida.com

At Enticing Catering, we pride ourselves in the variety of food that we serve, and service we provide. From an informal meeting of 30 people to a formal event for over 1000, we tailor to address the specific needs of each client, focusing on delivering innovative solutions to suit all budgets.

Exquisite Catering

305-622-3663

exquisitecatering.com

At Exquisite Catering by Robert, we are committed to helping our clients plan the perfect event. We offer gourmet food for any occasion with professional service and attention to detail. Our skilled catering team provides custom catering for breakfast & lunch meetings, company events, fundraisers & more.

Fare to Remember

786-250-5387

info@faretoremember.com

Fare to Remember is a full service off premise catering company that is focused on providing exciting cuisine, fantastic service and a stress free event. We strive to achieve perfection no matter how large or small an event is. We can provide everything from food and beverage, rentals, staff and event coordination.

Inspired Events

305-421-6335

info@miamiweddingsandevents.com

Inspired Events is an all inclusive catering and planning company. From rentals and decor, to catering and coordination, our team of professionals is available to put your entire event together. An Inspired Events’ client is guaranteed a stress-free, professional, client-focused experience.

Juanita’s Kitchen

754-423-6287

juanitaskitchenfoods.com

Juanita’s Kitchen is a trendy & upscale catering company that has been featured in indulge magazine for our world famous 7 cheese- mac & cheese recipe that has been passed down 4 generations. JK offers many flexible catering & events solutions from traditional to exotic or luxury with flawless execution.

Mama Jennie’s

305-757-3627

mamajennies@gmail.com

For over 40 years we’ve recognized our customers’ needs, and we owe our success to the ability to meet those needs. We’re one of the best short notice caterers in South Florida. Our chefs can customize any menu to meet the taste and needs of our clients. We provide drop off catering and full service catering.

MAR International

786-802-7708

eventsmar.com

MAR offers our clientele more than 60 years of experience organizing, designing and executing luxury events. Our international experience allows us to excel in every aspect of event planning and luxury catering. We will serve all types of gourmet meals specifically designed for your event.

Mena Catering

305-666-8545

menacatering.com

Our catering team knows how to feed our clients with style and grace. In other words – you bring the guests, we’ll handle the rest. We believe it is uncompromising attention to detail that makes a party not just good, but truly memorable. Mena Catering is with you every step of the way to deliver your perfect vision. 

Palm Chefs

305-775-0723

palmchefs.com

Palm Chefs has earned a reputation as a trusted resource for off-premise catering, based on a combination of exceptional food, superior service and unequaled reliability.  Whether you’re hosting a company picnic, business event, or social, we offer unsurpassed quality at affordable prices.

Special Events by Les

305-669-5221

cateringbyles.com

Since 1991, Les Oppenheim, has led his team in bringing one-of-a-kind events to life with his mouth-watering meals and delicious desserts. Most well-known for his incredibly tasty cuisine, customers and their guests are equally impressed by his extravagant plating, incredible displays, and jovial personality.

Standing Ovations

305-978-5663

standingovationscatering@gmail.com

Standing Ovations Catering specializes in full-service catering, event production, heavenly desserts, fusion cuisine and cooking up healthy versions of your favorite foods. We work with our clients to customize our menus to fit your guests dietary needs, while keeping our prices fair and providing outstanding service.

Thierry Isambert

305-635-6626

www.thierryisambert.com

We are a full service culinary and event design company.  We create customized menu’s and designs while helping you with the logistics including ambiance lighting, furniture, décor, music and entertainment. A highlight is our team of internationally recognized chefs and our impeccable service staff.

Vicky Cafe

305-348-5454

fiu@thecafegroup.net

Vicky Café offers our community a place to share creative energy. Taste our classic menu items like pastelitos and cafecitos, as well as sandwiches and desserts.  We offer catering that can service your event no matter the size.  Choose from classic platters, or work with our team to create your own.