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The Right Partner for Your Big Day

Blue Plate is committed to making your wedding dreams come true. We have the experience, creativity, and venue partnerships to make memories that last a lifetime.

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We'll Help Make Your Wedding Memorable

Our wedding team is dedicated to turning your wedding vision into reality. Working directly with you, your planner, and your venue, we will develop beautiful and creative menus, presentations, and experiences. Whether your vision is traditional, contemporary, or in-between, Blue Plate will create a wedding that is one-of-a-kind.

Food That's Uniquely You

Whether an item from your family cookbook, or an hors d'oeuvre from your first date, we can create and incorporate menu items that are special to you. We know how to do fresh, creative, made-to-order food.

Over the Last Four Decades, We’ve Catered Thousands of Weddings

Amazing Food is Just the Beginning

We care more, so you can rest assured that we’ve got you covered. Our experienced team has the flexibility and creativity to do whatever it takes to make every detail just right. So get your A-Team in place and get ready for the night of your life.

Seen in All the Right Places

We’re a preferred partner to Chicago’s most iconic wedding event venues. Working with Blue Plate is your key to the city.

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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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Let's get this party started!

Let us know how we can help you throw a wedding that’s as fun and fabulous as you are.

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Still have questions?

There’s a lot that goes into every dish at Blue Plate. Read our FAQs to learn more and please reach out to us with any other questions.

  • How do I begin the budget and planning process?

    Your wedding specialist will walk you through the process of building a budget. Event costs vary depending on a wide variety of factors including venue, service style, menu selections, staffing requirements, rental equipment needed, and design requests. We work closely with our clients to meet their budget goals.

    Can you suggest a venue for our event?

    Blue Plate gives you access to more than 85 of the city’s most iconic special event venues. From historic landmarks, private event spaces, and sleek downtown galleries, we’ll help you select the perfect backdrop to make your wedding truly unforgettable. We can also cater in private homes in the city and suburbs.

    Can you send me a menu to review right away, and how do you handle dietary restrictions?

    Our planners will work with you to customize a menu specifically for your wedding. During the planning process, we’ll ask for information including favorite cuisine, restaurants, and service style preferences. Regardless of their dietary preferences, your guests should have food choices that are innovative, delicious, and exciting. We also have partners that can help provide specialized meals, including halal and kosher meals.

    What services are included in your pricing?

    In addition to our outstanding food and beverage offerings, we also include our top rated service and the necessary equipment such as china, silverware, glassware, tables, chairs, and linens. We willl guide you through every aspect of the process of planning your wedding to ensure the overall look and feel captures your vision.

    What other event related services do you provide?

    We work with the cities top event vendors including florists, decor, AV, entertainment, and valet services. Your wedding specialist will help guide you through the process.