Appeal Caterers is committed to providing full service catering and event management services exemplifying the highest standards of ethics, professionalism and concern for the needs of our clients, staff, the community and the environment. Our staff are made up of primarily prior service military chefs and club managers with more than 50 years of experience. We provide both corporate and social catering services throughout the Washington Metropolitan area. We can accommodate any situation from drop off to full service of 3000+
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Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new customer?
I ask clients about what type of event they are having and location. Then how many guest also the type of menu there interested in. What types of foods do they enjoy. Would they like a standard menu or for me to do something custom. What objectives do they hope to accomplish with there event is there a theme. Would they need a bar, decorations, china services, linens, color preference, cake,
Rental services, photograpy, video, valet
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
My degree is in Hospitality Management also my other culinary training came thru the US Army and military club system
Do you have a standard pricing system for your services? If so, please share the details here.
Yes we do have standard pricing. We have our full menu on line in a PDF at appealcaterers.com
How did you get started in this business?
I started this business when someone requested a ice sculpture of a kangaroo at the Australian Embassy. And they also ended up needing catering as well because something happened with the caterer.
What types of customers have you worked with?
We have worked with the inauguration of Bill Clinton in feeding of the bands more than 2000+ musicians. Numerous musicans Gerald Levert, Shaba Ranks, Brian McKnight, Phyllis Hyman, Rupaul Organizations like National Council of Negro Women Dorothy Height, Jesse jackson PUSH, Home Depot Tom Joyner, WMATA, House of Represenatives, Prince George's County Government, District of Columbia Government
Describe a recent event you are fond of.
We recently did a nonprofit event for the A TRAIN FOUNDATION for entrepreneur of the year
What advice would you give a customers looking to hire a vendor in your area of expertise?
Ask for business references and a tasting
What questions should customers think through before talking to vendors about their needs?
Type of service, budget and number of guest