66 Reviews
Plated, Buffet, Stations, Family Style

About Classic Catering

Great Food! Great Service! EVERY TIME!

Classic Catering is family owned and operated, and we have been catering professionally for many years. By combining a creative flair for food and presentation with an emphasis for impeccable service, Dean & Debbie have succeeded in building a catering service perfect for any occasion, from elaborate banquets to barbeques and everything in between.

Our motto is quite simply . . . Great Food!  Great Service!  Every Time!, and our 5-star reviews show that we are passionate about following that motto.  Therefore, you can rest assured that by hiring Classic Catering for this most important, and possibly largest, event you will ever put on in your life, you will receive above and beyond care from the moment you book your event right through to the moment your very last guest leaves!

Categories: Wedding Caterer

Regions serviced: Monterey

Follow Classic Catering on

66 Reviews for Classic Catering

out of 5.0
User Photos
todo alt text
Filter reviews by services used:
All Reviews
Clean Up (7)
Set Up (7)
Server(s) (7)
Hors d'oeuvres (6)
Vegetarian (6)
Bartender(s) (6)
Cocktail Reception (5)
Stations (5)
American (5)
Cake Cutting (4)
Tastings (4)
Champagne Toast (4)
House Wine (4)
Chairs (4)
Delivery (3)
Buffet (3)
Italian (3)
Gluten Free (3)
Lactose Free (3)
Liquor License (3)
House Beer (3)
Tables (3)
Dessert (2)
Plated (2)
Mediterranean (2)
Organic (2)
Outside Alcohol (2)
Signature Drink (2)
French (1)
Latin American (1)
Mexican (1)
Spanish (1)
Nut Free (1)
Vegan (1)
House Liquor (1)
Specialty Beer (1)
Sort by:


My husband and I used Classic for our wedding in September and had the best experience! Our contact Susan was so friendly and easy to work with. She was accommodating to our schedules and made the process so easy for us, giving advice and tips for how to best serve our guests. The day of our wedding, I completely relinquished all control and Susan and her team executed everything so perfectly so I could be relaxed and worry-free on my wedding day. One of the most common compliments, even still, from our guests is how amazing the food was. It was all fresh, hot, and delicious! Their attention to detail surpassed all of my expectations. I had forgotten to tell them if we wanted to keep the top of our wedding cake and the next day my mother told me they made sure to give it to her. Now we have it stored for our 1 year anniversary! I really don't have a bad word to say about my experience with Classic. Our wedding day was perfect!

Photo of Classic Catering in Monterey, CA
View Vendor Response
Profile Picture Amanda, 9/30/17, 1 Review
Category: Catering

We hired Classic Catering as our catering for both our rehearsal dinner, with around 100 guests, and our wedding dinner, feeding around 125 guests. We originally found them at the suggestion of our wedding venue, Gardener Ranch. We quickly made arrangements to do a tasting. We were so pleased with the food! Although, I must say, I feel that the food served and prepared for our events outshined the original tasting we did in Monterey. Many of our guests were raving about how tasty each and every course and meal was! As for the servers, bartenders, and event coordinators- everyone was extremely affable, and easy to work with. I felt like everyone went out of their way to create an amazing event. They were also extremely flexible to work within our budget and various food restrictions. I cannot say enough praise about Susan and Jennifer. Susan really helped us through the planning process and communicating back and forth. Jennifer was absolutely incredible on the days of. Unfortunately, I came down with laryngitis during the wedding weekend; Jennifer took it upon herself to make sure that I was always looked after. She brought me food, tea, water, and boxed up some extra food to and stored it in the fridge for me, in case I got hungry later. Thank you so much Classic Catering for helping make our wedding weekend so memorable for all the right reasons!!

View Vendor Response
Profile Picture Lucia, 6/3/17, 3 Reviews
Category: Catering
Services Used: Bartender(s), House Beer, House Wine, Liquor License, Outside Alcohol, Clean Up, Delivery, Set Up, Buffet, Cake Cutting, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Hors d'oeuvres, Server(s), Stations, Tastings, Lactose Free, Organic, Vegetarian, American, Italian, Mediterranean, Spanish

Classic Catering FAQ

Clean Up
Set Up
Cake Cutting
Cocktail Reception
Family Style
Hors d'oeuvres
Custom Menu
French Service
Outside Cake
Latin American
Middle Eastern
Gluten Free
Lactose Free
No Pork
Nut Free
Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Liquor License
Outside Alcohol
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine
Limited Bar
Open Bar
Chocolate Fountain


35 Photos

Wedding Wire Album

35 Photos
220x220 sq 1516899561 85797d0897cfa7bf 1516899560 8c841f9cbbdc62f1 1516899560845 17 house of wind and
220x220 sq 1516899446 138b74bdae9270a5 1516899445 36f8181b164c05b6 1516899445496 5 36evenkeel dandi 2
220x220 sq 1298313194712 mg7825es
220x220 sq 1516899360 905c263c3b323f8e 1516899359 ea599faa4ce82298 1516899359551 2 katie   zach 14
220x220 sq 1298318427827 mg7381e8
220x220 sq 1516899475 4c99ed6da9632e58 1516899473 963ec089e16b7b7e 1516899473183 9 cosmo cocktails
220x220 sq 1516899354 b7b856914d1f80d3 1516899352 d46f13ce2c817371 1516899353121 1 katie   zach 16
220x220 sq 1516899573 ca74510c6d297b38 1516899572 71a1b5f29f5931bf 1516899570288 18 off site table 1
220x220 sq 1516899448 baa1e48d38162a2f 1516899447 5a11321605d8acd2 1516899447282 6 37evenkeel dandi 2
220x220 sq 1516899517 231f752b39a38ebc 1516899515 434cb26847b48edb 1516899514284 14 sundae bar toppin
220x220 sq 1516899493 559bc60ed4baef5e 1516899492 dcd38edda7d1d5f2 1516899492867 11 grilled sea bass
220x220 sq 1298313299337 mg7896es
220x220 sq 1516899467 e63bfc4779bdb91c 1516899464 1ec0e4b668858662 1516899464449 8 crab cakes
220x220 sq 1516899439 dbe90c4fb3d86c18 1516899435 2ea6ff70162bd69f 1516899433497 4 perry house chef a
220x220 sq 1516899488 58609a71f6c984c6 1516899487 5c020af2f0f10ccb 1516899487937 10 duck tostada
220x220 sq 1516899550 665d5d0f127e6dea 1516899549 19d2462fec9b3f14 1516899547812 16 folktale horsdoeu
220x220 sq 1516899533 6baa16e1da60e984 1516899531 02aca495dcd10918 1516899531510 15 phyllo caneloni v
220x220 sq 1516899424 297020b4b7928b1c 1516899420 d07cfacf92094abc 1516899419394 3 perry house chefs
220x220 sq 1298318395890 d211
220x220 sq 1298313338500 details96
220x220 sq 1298318356890 dreesweddinglamirada
220x220 sq 1298318296140 tritipcarver
220x220 sq 1298318279140 jentaylor062009436
220x220 sq 1298313356921 dreamstime1716511
220x220 sq 1298318384108 ef630
220x220 sq 1298318415108 harmonmotookaemilytakesphotosmg9873low
220x220 sq 1298318448718 d147
220x220 sq 1298318478077 holmanranch7
220x220 sq 1298318513952 shawnvegistation
220x220 sq 1298318547202 img2261
220x220 sq 1298318586468 jentaylor062009424
220x220 sq 1298318620655 lamirada2
220x220 sq 1298318643858 lamirada8
220x220 sq 1298313287649 mg7557es
220x220 sq 1298318576327 jentaylor062009409

Professional Network & Endorsements

I have had the opportunity to work with Classic Catering on a number of occasions and all I can say is "professional". They are terrific and offer a fantastic value to anyone looking for great food, service and venues. I can't say enough about Classic Catering and would highly recommend them.

Dean and Debbie of Classic Catering are fantastic chefs and really understand food--and, how to throw a great party. I really enjoy the weddings I work at with them and more importantly, so do my clients.


447 Figueroa Street, Monterey, CA 93940   See On Map
831-647-0114 (phone)
Classic Catering is a wedding caterer from Monterey servicing weddings throughout the local area, including Santa Cruz, Hollister, and Watsonville. Classic Catering is a professional caterer that has been part of the Monterey wedding industry since 2001 specializing in 5-star food with 5-star service.