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Dinner Party Catering

2016 Event Caterer of the Year

Ireland's premier staff party catering company

When it absolutely has to be perfect use Ireland's favorite Dinner Party Caterer to impress your guests

When organising your dinner party you need to know that your chosen caterer delivers on their promises for that special occasion. We treat every event individually. This means that the menu, theme, food choice, service style and budgets will be tailor-made to meet your exact and specific requirements.

By choosing John Coughlan Catering you can be assured of outstanding food coupled with a service backed by over 30 years of experience. Based in Dublin, but we travel all over Ireland, our team enjoys a gourmet challenge. We use only the finest, freshest ingredients, organic and sourced locally wherever possible, to deliver a gourmet experience you will savour.

Fine food and wines and a full bar service served by experienced friendly staff will ensure that you can leave the table and room decoration and all the preparation and service to us, we even clear everything up afterwards leaving you free to enjoy your night. Our expert staff will go above and beyond to ensure that you and your guests enjoy your party or celebration as much as possible. We can supply stunning food, unique menus and perfect service to any event you may be planning no matter the size of your group.

Our reputation precedes us in private catering, our top quality staff will ensure that we provide the best food, service and quality experience for you. We pride ourselves in achieving the highest standards possible, no matter how large or small the event we cater at, so don't take chances with your party catering, let John Coughlan Catering provide you with a competitive quotation for all your party catering requirements today.

"The food & service on the day really was amazing - everybody raved to us about it. Just divine. The meal was fantastic, everyone loved it, it was amazing. You really are true professionals. And you have the nicest staff, all super professional & friendly". Claire & Alan

Food Gallery

A few food plate images for meals served recently at various functions.

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Lets get started!

Get started by downloading our Party Planner and our Party Brochure, If you like what you see then download our Sample Party Menus to give you some inspiration and examples of current trends, including John Coughlan's special Signature range of menus


Do You Need A Venue?

We are the contracted caterer at a number of prestigious venues throughout ireland and as such can offer you a perfect setting for your party or event. Please do check out our venues for more information.

Party Catering FAQ's

Answers to a few of the most popular questions we get asked about Party Catering

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How much does party catering cost?
Party catering costs will be a large part of your overall event budget. BBQ's start at €18pp depending on final numbers and the menu you have selected, and Dinner Banquets at €60pp, again depending on the menu choice and numbers. We do have a minimum charge of €2000 per day plus VAT and this does not include additional services, drinks or equipment. The more information you can give us the more we can help you get great value for money whilst ensuring you have the best day possible.
Can I have any menu I want?
We have catered for all sorts of special food styles, menus and themes over the years, Vegan, Vegetarian, Hawaiian, Thai, French, Rastafarian, Kosher, Traditional Irish, you name it we have done it!! We can help you theme your day perfectly in exact accordance with your wishes. Just let us know and we’ll do our utmost to help.
How far in advance do I need to book?
The short answer is that its NEVER too early to book. Good quality venues and, of course, catering companies, do get booked years in advance and especially in the summer months. Please do get in touch as soon as you have an approximate date and venue in mind.
Do you provide marquees and furniture?
Yes we do. Our Marquee and event catering business has long term established relationships with all major equipment suppliers so we can provide anything you may need for your perfect event.
Is there a minimum charge or number you cater for?
There is no exact answer to this except to say that our MINIMUM charge is €2000 per day plus VAT. Each event we do is very different and needs all vary, we do have regular clients we cater for at less than the minimum charge as they provide regular business for us. As a guideline our business is not suited to small events or dinner parties for less than 50 guests as the costs per head would be uneconomic for us both. The best option is to contact us and we will get back to you answering any questions you may have.
Do you provide a bar and drinks service?
Yes we do, just let your catering planner know exactly what you require and we will arrange all for you. From satellite bars in various locations to specialised champagne or themed bars with your choice of drinks stocked we can help.

Call us today at 01 621 4556 or Email Us for a Catering Quotation

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