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Welcome to Jay's official blog, where you'll find a chronicle of our events, cuisine, and artisan designs. Experience something beyond the mainstream with Jay's Catering. What makes us stand a head above ordinary caterers? Simply: spectacular food, dazzling presentation, and consistent creativity. Our chefs use only the finest ingredients and the freshest produce available to create unique menus for each event. With a flair for the theatrical, you will find traditional favorites like hamburgers and grilled cheese metamorphosed into bite-sized treats served up in inventive new ways. Whether your event is Tuscan themed or an Indian extravaganza, our Chef de Cuisine and his team are masters of every detail and sticklers for taste.

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Taste of Jay's: Hangar 21

On November 2nd, we hosted our first Taste of Jay’s event at Hangar 21. Over 400 brides, grooms, corporate and wedding professionals joined us for a night of great food, creative cocktails, and Helicopter Rides! 0203201114 The night began with tray passed hors d’oeuvres, a beer and wine bar, and a stunning ceremony set-up by Rogue and Fox Floral Co and Sundrop Vintage. 21 224379 The Tarmac was decked out in beautiful furniture by Classic Party Rentals and unique centerpieces by Portobello Junction. Here we showcased some of our favorite food stations including Gourmet Street Tacos, Flatbread Pizza, S’mores, and a special appearance by our favorite food truck, Mess Hall Canteen! 0661218 The second Hangar was home to more of our classic food stations including Poke, Pasta, Sliders, and a Filet Mignon Carving Station. Plus a fantastic Indian food station put on by Chef Shachi of Adya OC! 16841710 We finished off the night with VOX DJs, The Booth & Bus Co., and of course, one of our signature Dessert Stations!2205 Check out the video of our evening here, and contact your Jay’s event specialist for an invite to our next event!

This Taste of Jay’s would not be possible without the team of friends who support and inspire us. Thank you to all our vendors!
Venue: Hangar 21
Catering Bar and Dessert: Jay’s Catering
Indian Cuisine: Adya OC
Food Truck Cuisine: Mess Hall Canteen
Photo + Video: Shot by Billy
Rentals: Classic Party Rentals
Vintage Rentals: Sundrop Vintage
Florist: Rogue and Fox Floral Co
Succulent Centerpieces: Portobello Junction
DJ: VOX DJs
Photo Booth: The Booth & Bus Co.
Linens: BBJ Linen
Bridal Gowns: Mary Me Bridal

Steven + Jenny, Private Estate

September 9th was a special day for our Jay’s Catering family. We got to celebrate the marriage of one of our own! Steven and Jenny said their vows and celebrated in style at a private home in Yorba Linda. Keep scrolling to see some of the gorgeous details!911131221431710Steven and Jenny selected our All-American Barbeque menu to complement their backyard ranch-style vibe. This included tray passed Mini Beef Wellingtons and Bacon Wrapped Mini Franks, Barbeque Chicken, Smoked Brisket, Cornbread Muffins, and a Macaroni and Cheese Station. 51668For dessert, we served an assortment of French Macarons, Gourmet Brownies, and Fresh Fruit Tarts. Plus, Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting!4 Thank you to all of the vendors that worked so hard to make their day special. A special shout-out to Fox & Raccoon Photography for these amazing images!17 Catering, Bar and Rentals: Jay’s Catering
Photography: Fox & Raccoon Photography
Videography: Say I Do Media
Florist: Flowers by Marina
Photo Booth: VOX DJs
Hair and Make Up: Plush Hair Lounge Fullerton

Teaming up with Chef Shachi Mehra of Adya - Indian Taste-Makers

Jay’s Catering has teamed up with the Indian taste-makers of ADYA. We’re excited to be able to offer this new choice as part of our catering menu to bring more diverse and enticing food options. Chef Shachi Mehra, the creative mind behind ADYA, perfectly executes traditional Indian cuisine. Her contemporary spin on classics like Tandoori Chicken and her Bombay Style Sliders are just some of the interesting, delicious dishes you can choose from! Jay’s Catering and ADYA are the perfect team to execute a seamless, beautiful, unique, and delicious event.794835

Our Newest Exclusive Venue, Hangar 21

Jay's Catering is proud to announce our newest exclusive venue, HANGAR 21. Hangar 21 is one of Southern California’s most unique wedding and event spaces. With a large open floor space, accommodations for up to 1200, and versatile indoor and outdoor entertaining options - our hangar provides the ultimate blank canvas designed to let you create the wedding or event you’ve always dreamed of. Impress your guests with a grand entrance in a helicopter - and even a RIDE of their own! 2 Many great amenities are included in our VENUE PRICING: tables and ghost chairs, a beautiful mid century modern bridal suite, on-site parking, professional security and of course a helicopter grand entrance! If you are interested in booking a tour or attending our upcoming Taste of Jay's at Hangar 21 please fill out the form on our new WEBSITE. Eat, Drink, Take Flight!3 45678 Photos by: Kate Spencer Photo, Alexandria Monette, Jessica Chole, & Villa Visuals

Craig + Sheerin, The Casino San Clemente

Sheerin and Craig’s love story has taken them all over the world, and on May 28th they celebrated in style right here in Southern California! They chose the historic Casino San Clemente to host their special day.1234 Wardrobe changes, bagpipes, and Persian traditions kept the guests entertained for the evening.16567 Sheerin and Craig hand-picked each item of their menu, and featured some of our favorites including Saffron Tomato & Roasted Peach Confit Bruschetta, Fig, Goat Cheese & Mascarpone Tarts with Pomegranate Sauce, and Corsica Pasta with Feta Cheese, Sundried Tomatoes, Kalamata Olives, & Artichoke Hearts. 1011121314 Emma Hopp Photography captured their day perfectly, and all the vendors below helped make this celebration even more special. Congratulations to Sheerin and Craig!

Venue: Casino San Clemente
Photography: Emma Hopp Photography
Coordination: K.Sage Events
Florist: Floral Fete
Vintage Rentals: Sundrop Vintage
Videography: Luma House Wedding Films
DJ: Dashing Events
Cake: Sugar Blossom Bake Shop
Linen: BBJ Linen
Hair: Design Visage
Makeup: Lindsey Jones Makeup

2017 Holiday Menu

It’s officially Fall! Which means exciting things are happening here at Jay’s. We’re excited to announce our 2017 Holiday Menus have arrived and are here to make your season a little bit brighter!

The holidays are times to share with friends and family! Our Holiday Menus are an easy solution to the worries of this busy season. Our menu options are always made from scratch, giving your event that homemade feel with quality, gourmet taste.

Whether you’re hosting 2017 Thanksgiving Meal, a small holiday brunch, a themed dessert & drinks soirée, or a feast for many, Jay’s is able to provide delicious cuisine. With Jay's, you can focus on what’s most important to you, while we do what we do best. Let the party planning and festivities begin!002 Our holiday season schedule is filling up fast, so make sure to place your order as soon as possible! Below is a list of dates that are filling up fast for this 2017 Holiday Season - get your order in early to secure your date!

MOST POPULAR DATES, MAY BE FIRST TO CLOSE:
December 8th
December 9th
December 13th
December 14th
December 15th
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