Nelson's Catering

3005 Great Northern Rd., Springfield, IL 62711 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Nelson's Catering

Nelson’s Catering is an exquisite wedding catering company based in Springfield, Illinois. With over 20 years of experience catering in the wedding industry, and a huge selection of customizable menu options and helpful services, this team is sure to provide you with an extraordinary, all-encompassing and memorable wedding catering experience. Nelson’s Catering works with you directly in order to transform your culinary dreams into a reality.

Cuisine

Nelson’s Catering provides couples with a variety of delectable dishes stemming from a number of flavorful culinary traditions, such as American, BBQ, and Italian. They also accommodate a number dietary needs, including:

  • Gluten-free
  • Lactose-free
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Nut-free
  • Pork-free



Services Offered

Nelson’s Catering offers couples a number of special services in order to provide them with an unforgettable wedding catering experience. Some of these services include:

  • Delivery
  • Setup
  • Cleanup
  • Buffet
  • Tastings
  • Champagne toast
  • Hors d’oeuvres
  • Cocktail reception
  • Cake cutting
  • Servers
  • Bartenders
  • Open/cash bar
  • Signature drink
  • Specialty/house beer
  • Specialty/house wine
  • Premium/house liquor




Other Services

Nelson’s Catering offers couples additional services in order to further assist couples with their catering needs. Some of their other services include:

  • Flatware
  • Linens
  • China
  • Glassware

Areas Covered

Nelson’s Catering is located in Springfield, Illinois, and services events in over 50 counties throughout the Central Illinois area. This company also travels to Champaign, Bloomington, Decatur, and Peoria, illinois areas on a weekly basis.

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21 Reviews for Nelson's Catering

Recommended by 96% of couples


4.8 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
  • Professionalism 4.7
  • Flexibility 4.7
  • Value 4.8
  • Average response time 4.8
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    richelle · Married on 07/30/2016

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    Nelsons was fantastic! Food was terrific and they were very easy to work with. Professional and friendly staff made the experience even better!

    Sent on 11/20/2016
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    Kendra · Married on 05/28/2016

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    I'm so glad I chose Nelson's Catering for our wedding! Everyone raved about the food and especially the cheesy potatoes. I don't know how many times that we heard from our guests that it was the best meal at a wedding that they've ever had. And as a bonus, we got to keep all of the leftovers!

    Sent on 06/29/2016

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Nelson's Catering FAQ

  • What is the average catering price per person for plated service? $ 35.00
  • What is the average catering price per person for buffet service? $ 20.00
  • What is the average catering price per person for stations? $ 19.00
  • What is the average catering price per person for hors d'oeuvres? $ 3.95
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of your full service wedding catering? Delivery, Set Up, Clean Up, Cake Cutting, Tastings, China, Flatware
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service? $ 8.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? Bartender(s), House Beer, House Wine
  • What event services do you provide? Delivery, Set Up, Clean Up
  • What catering services do you provide? Breakfast / Brunch, Buffet, Cake Cutting, Cocktail Reception, Custom Menu, Dessert, Family Style, Hors d'oeuvres, Lunch, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
  • What types of cuisine do you cater? American, BBQ, Italian, Seafood
  • What dietary needs can you accommodate? Gluten Free, Lactose Free, No Pork, Nut Free, Vegan, Vegetarian
  • What bar services do you provide? Liquor License, Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Limited Bar, Open Bar, House Beer, Specialty Beer, House Wine, Specialty Wine, Champagne Toast, House Liquor, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink
  • Which of the following items can you provide? China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens

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  • 3005 Great Northern Rd. Springfield, IL, 62711 See on map
    217-805-4061 (Phone number)
    2175286308 (Fax Number)

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