149 Reviews
Plated, Buffet, Stations, Family Style

About Purple Onion Catering Company

Let Purple Onion Catering Company make your wedding day worry free.

Purple Onion Catering Company is an award-winning caterer in Vienna, Virginia that services the Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C. areas. Their passionate and creative culinary experts aim to reflect your personal style and tastes in both the cuisine style and presentation. Purple Onion Catering Company provides couples with fresh, seasonal meals that leave a lasting impression on couples and their guests.

Services Offered
No detail is too small to be deserving of Purple Onion Catering Company’s dedicated attention and consideration. They'll provide cleanup, setup and delivery so you and your guests can stay focused on the celebration at hand. Tables and chairs also accompany their catering services.

Cuisine
Purple Onion Catering Company has exceeded couples’ expectations with cuisine styles like Italian, Southern and Mediterranean for nearly three decades. They can also provide American, Asian, Chinese, Mexican and Spanish dishes. You and your guests can enjoy bar services like house beer and wine, as well as cake and desserts. Purple Onion Catering Company offers the follow dining styles: 

  • Buffet
  • Cocktail reception
  • Family style
  • Hors d'oeuvres
  • Servers
  • Tastings
  • French service
  • Plated
  • Stations

Categories: Wedding Caterer

Regions serviced: Washington DC

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149 Reviews for Purple Onion Catering Company

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5.0

Paige was fabulous to work with and made it a very easy and enjoyable experience. The food was delicious at the tasting and equally delicious at the wedding. The staff was great!

Profile Picture Renee, 5/27/18, 11 Reviews
Category: Catering
Services Used: Clean Up, Delivery, Set Up, American, Cocktail Reception, Hors d'oeuvres, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings, Nut Free, Vegetarian
5.0

I used Purple Onion for my May 2018 wedding at Bull Run Winery. From the original tasting appointment to the end of the wedding, Purple Onion and Margaret (the event manager) blew us away with their organization, attention to detail, amazing tasting food and overall customer service. Margaret is a pro at running a wedding and was a huge part of making the event perfect for us. She was always there to answer my questions or execute any little change we requested. She thought of alot of details before I did and was right there to remind me of decisions that needed to be made so everything stayed on track. As a project manager I appreciate detailed, action oriented and on time project execution! Margaret and Purple Onion did the most amazing job. I would use them again in a second. Not to mention the food and presentation at the wedding was also AMAZING. Thank you Margaret!

Profile Picture Campbell, 5/26/18, 1 Review
Category: Catering
Services Used: Buffet, American, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Wine, Signature Drink, Clean Up, Set Up, Gluten Free, Vegan, Tables

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7 ENDORSEMENTS
I absolutely love working with the Purple Onion Catering Company. They are trendy, efficient and always willing to go above and beyond to make each client feel special.

Purple Onion is one of Blue Valley's "approved Caterers" and they are wonderful. I especially love working with Margaret, she is top notch and has an eye for detail. They offer excellent food and service, in fact, they were here this past weekend and the food was terrific. Guests were raving about dinner. I highly recommend Purple Onion.

Oh my goodness! I love the Purple Onion! They make thew most amazing plated meals and they taste as good as they look. The Purple Onion is prompt and delicious!

I had recently worked with these guys at a wedding I covered, and they were simply UBER AWESOME! :-) They took great care of the vendors as well as the wedding guests, and were super professional! Their food was breath-taking, too! A+++

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416 Maple Ave., West, Vienna, VA 22180   See On Map
703-631-0050 (phone)
Purple Onion Catering Company is a wedding Caterer from Northern Virginia. We service weddings throughout the local area, including Virginia, DC, and Maryland. Purple Onion Catering Company is a professional wedding Caterer that has been part of the DMV wedding industry for 23 years. We specialize in Wedding catering and design.