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Great Caterers of Iowa is a full service catering company that has been serving the Central Iowa area for 25 years! We are full service from your very simple drop off catering for a very simple wedding to a very high end butlered wedding that can included executing all the aspects of putting together a very memorable day without any stress. Looking for tables, chairs, tents, linens, china, bar service,ice sculptures, floral or even cakes or desserts just let us know and we can take care of all your needs.

We have several specialites here at Great Caterers of Iowa from our very broad menu to choose from and we also have chefs that have over 30 years of experience in making so many other foods other that what are listed on our website. Please remember we can customize to your budget and to all your food needs. We also offer full bar service with fully trained bartenders and can take care of all your requests you may have for this area as well.

Please give us a call to come in and meet with our great team at Great Caterers of Iowa for a memorable day.

Joni Bell Owner

Jimmie Sanders-Chef

Tony Guerro-Chef

Joe Finch-Sous Chef

Frequently asked questions

What catering services do you provide?

Cocktail Reception
Hors d'oeuvres

What types of cuisine do you cater?


What dietary needs can you accommodate?

Gluten Free
Lactose Free

What bar services do you provide?

Champagne Toast
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4.8 out of 5 rating
15 Reviews
  • Quality of service
    4.9 out of 5 rating
  • Average response time
    4.7 out of 5 rating
  • Professionalism
    4.9 out of 5 rating
  • Value
    4.9 out of 5 rating
  • Flexibility
    4.9 out of 5 rating
97% Recommended by couples
15 Reviews
Katie L. Sent on 11/27/2022
5 out of 5 rating

Wedding Cater

Great Caterers of Iowa were amazing!! The food was delicious and perfect for our needs.
Katelyn S. Sent on 01/06/2020
5 out of 5 rating

Best Wedding Cater!!

I cannot say enough wonderful things about great caterers of Iowa. my husband and I were so impressed with our interactions with Joni and how wonderful her food is. Joni is incredibly reasonable with her prices and so easy to work with. Whether your budget is big or small, she will find a way to make it work.
Megan H. Sent on 08/25/2020
5 out of 5 rating

Highly Recommend - Delicious Food!

Joni and the team we’re so great to work with and all the food was so delicious for our wedding! We got so many compliments throughout the night about it! Would definitely recommend for any type of event!
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Great Caterers of Iowa frequently asked questions

Great Caterers of Iowa offers the following catering services for weddings:
  • Buffet
  • Cocktail Reception
  • Hors d'oeuvres
  • Plated
  • Stations
At Great Caterers of Iowa, you can find the following types of cuisine:
  • American
  • Asian
  • Italian
  • Mexican
At Great Caterers of Iowa, the following dietary needs can be accomodated:
  • Gluten Free
  • Lactose Free
  • Kosher
  • Organic
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
Great Caterers of Iowa provides the following bar and beverage services for wedding events:
  • Champagne Toast
Great Caterers of Iowa is recommended by 97% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 4.8 out of 5 with the following breakdown: 4.9 in quality of service, 4.9 in flexibility, 4.9 in professionalism, 4.9 in value and 4.7 in average response time.

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