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Robert Ryan Catering & Design is a wedding caterer based in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania. With over 25 years of experience, they have the expertise to exceed your expectations. The family-owned and operated business treats you like family with their personal approach. Allow them to provide you with their over 70 customizable menu options, attentive services and gourmet cuisine for your special day.

From plated to buffet serving styles, Robert Ryan Catering & Design has options for every style wedding. Their wide selection of cuisine styles range from Thai to Italian and Indian. With chocolate fountain, cake and other dessert options, they can take care of your food from the start of the night to the end. They can meet a variety of dietary requirements, including vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free accommodations. Other cuisine styles Robert Ryan Catering & Design has to offer are:

  • African
  • American
  • Asian
  • Caribbean
  • Ethiopian
  • French
  • German
  • Indian
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Lactose-free
  • Nut-free
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Frequently asked questions

What is the average catering price per person for plated service?


What is the average catering price per person for buffet service?


What is the average catering price per person for stations?


Which of the following are included in the cost of your full service wedding catering?

Set Up
Clean Up
Cake Cutting
Cocktail Reception

What is the starting price per person for bar service?


Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

Open Bar
House Beer
House Wine
Premium Liquor

What event services do you provide?

Set Up
Clean Up

What catering services do you provide?

Cake Cutting
Cocktail Reception
Hors d'oeuvres

What types of cuisine do you cater?

Latin American
Middle Eastern

What dietary needs can you accommodate?

Gluten Free
Lactose Free
Nut Free

What bar services do you provide?

Open Bar
Champagne Toast
Signature Drink

Which of the following items can you provide?


Which of the following items can you provide?

Chocolate Fountain
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Reviews of Robert Ryan Catering & Design

4.9 out of 5 rating
4.9 out of 5 rating
160 Reviews
99% recommend it
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Tess M. Sent on 10/27/2023
5 out of 5 rating

A perfect day at Philander Chase Knox Estate

We had an incredible experience working with Robert Ryan Catering at their Philander Chase Knox Estate venue! They made our rainy wedding day a perfect one. The team was incredibly responsive and helpful during the planning process, and totally on top of everything during the big day. The food was outstanding (we had the best time at our tasting), and the whole staff was fantastic and helpful. We had the best day ever!
Mary P. Sent on 10/25/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Perfect Venue - All we wanted and more+++

The Staff worked closely with us to ensure the day was everything we visioned.
It rained, but they were great to ensure it would still be perfect. Michael and Natalie, are the best.
Diane R. Sent on 08/02/2021
5 out of 5 rating

Magical Wedding!

On July 24, 2021 we were finally able to hold the wedding celebration my daughter and son-in-law had dreamed about since April 2019. Philander Chase Knox Estate, Robert Ryan's romantically scenic venue was the setting for a most magical night. Expertly led by our Day-of-Coordinator, Marjorie, and assisted by Day-of-Coordinator Trainee, Jalissa, and a team of servers, the entire celebration ran smoothly and exceeded our expectations. Marjorie's calm and efficient manner allowed us to enjoy the day from beginning to end. Both she and Jalissa were attentive, but unobtrusive. They were patient, fun, and so sweet! The servers, bartenders, and valets were pleasant and attended to anything our guests might need. The food was delicious, plentiful, and beautifully presented by the talented chef and assistants. Compliments from our guests abounded! Special thanks to Leah, our first contact at PCK and our dedicated guide throughout the planning of our wedding and reception, which included two postponements and a small family wedding at the venue in August 2020. She was always kind, professional, responsive and handled our requests with ease. We knew we were in good hands from the moment we met her! Many thanks to the entire team for a most memorable wedding celebration. We are truly grateful!
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Professional Network & Endorsements

15 Endorsements
Campli Photography Campli Photography Wedding Photographers

Robert Ryan Catering has great venues and a very attentive team, making them a true leader in their industry! As a photographer the PCK estate is just an amazing place for a wedding backdrop

Woodward Studios Woodward Studios Wedding Photographers

I've photographed weddings at a few Robert Ryan venues and have always been impressed with the friendly, helpful staff as well as the beautiful locations and amazing food. As a recent bride myself, I have to say I was really impressed with their willingness to work with my daughter's celiac dietary restrictions.

Alexandria Catherine Events Alexandria Catherine Events Wedding Planners

I've had the pleasure of working with the Robert Ryan Catering team on many occasions, and they do a great job every time. Their team works hard and is well-trained, their management is flawless and their menus are mouth-watering. As a vendor, you'd be lucky to work with them and as a client you'd be lucky to have them.


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