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Quality Food, Dropped Off Fresh

Save on service, splurge on satisfaction – delicious, healthy, handmade food that's always on time. We’ll deliver drop-off catering directly to your space and leave the rest to you.

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Try a Bite of Blue Plate

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Also, feel free to give us a call Monday – Friday (9 am – 5 pm) at 312.377.0927.

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Save on service, splurge on satisfaction – delicious, healthy, handmade food, always on time.

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Taste the Flavors of the Season

Summer Specials

Now through August 31 - Summer has made its long-awaited comeback in Chicago, bringing with it delectable cookouts delivered straight to your doorstep!

40th Anniversary Specials

Now through August 23 - To celebrate our 40th Anniversary, our Founder & CEO, Jim, has selected a few items from the original Blue Plate Deli. We'll be celebrating with these for a full year!

We’ve Got You Covered

Get the same quality, healthy food that defines Blue Plate delivered fresh to your door. Featuring ever-changing menus containing creative dishes and fan favorites. When you need real food, you need Blue Plate.

Coming in Hot (or Cold)

Choose from our expansive menu, and we’ll deliver. We can handle all dietary and special requests. Our drivers arrive promptly and set up professionally because they’re actually delivering two things: delicious food and a hassle-free experience.

Conscious Catering

Sustainability is in our DNA. As Chicago’s first Green-Certified caterer, we practice what we preach. From our state-of-the-art 80,000 square-foot facility, to composting, sourcing, and event best practices, we will continually strive to be eco-conscious in everything we do.

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Ready to taste the difference?

Contact a Delivery Specialist to start planning your drop-off catering experience.

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Still have a question?

  • How do I place an order?

    Order anytime online or at Also, feel free to give us a call Monday – Friday (9 am – 5 pm) at 312-377-0927.

    What is your order deadline?

    Orders must be confirmed with payment by 12 pm the business day prior to delivery.

    Are there any minimums?

    We have a $250 subtotal order minimum. Many of our items have a 10 count order minimum, and are noted on our menu.

    Can you provide delivery food on real equipment?

    We are able to assist you with sourcing non-disposable equipment for an additional charge.

    Are disposables included?

    Disposables and serving equipment are included with standard delivery orders. If you have serving equipment that you would like to reuse on site, let us know so we can exclude them to reduce waste.

    How does the food arrive?

    Our food arrives ready-to-serve and our drivers will set up the entire buffet for you upon their arrival.

    Can you accommodate dietary restrictions?

    We are able to accommodate for most dietary needs, including vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, and dairy free. Other restrictions can be accommodated for with advanced notice.

Interested in catering an event or providing daily workplace dining?

Delivery is a great way to get a taste of what Blue Plate can do, but you’ll get the total Blue Plate experience with our full-service catering. From special event occasions to daily workplace dining, we bring 40 years of experience to everything we do.