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Plated, Buffet, Stations, Family Style

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About The Gourmet Cowboy

Whether an event with 10 or 3,000, casual to formal, we have a menu & staff that will deliver!


From casual to sophisticated, The Gourmet Cowboy has a menu and staff to fit your occasion. Weddings, corporate gatherings, outdoor events and in-home private dining, choose from a variety of popular bill of fares, or customize your own menu. And our staff has a longtime reputation for being friendly and courteous. 

Currently owned and operated by Executive Chef Kipper Dorn & his wife Sarah Biggs, the Gourmet Cowboy stands alone as Vail's premier catering company.
 

Whether a group of 10 or 3,000, casual to sophisticated, weddings, corporate gatherings, outdoor events or in-home private dining, Kipper, Sarah & their team will work with you to create a menu that fits the event and offers a variety of options to appeal to all guests.  Our philosophy that each event is different, and should be treated as such, drives us to create our events as we do.
 

Review our wedding gallery, menus, services and venue suggestions, or contact us to discuss your catering event needs 1.970.748.6898 or www.gourmet-cowboy.com

 

Categories: Wedding Caterer

Regions serviced: Denver

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30 Reviews for The Gourmet Cowboy

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5.0

The Gourmet Cowboy was absolutely amazing! I really can't say enough about everything they had to offer. Sarah and her staff went above and beyond to make our daughter's wedding day a success! Not only the food, which was superb
in every way, but their coordination of services! I don't know what we would have done without all of their help. Ann was fantastic to work with, knowing just what to do and when, organizing so many last minute things for us as we had more guests than we had planned! I want to personally thank them again! I would highly recommend the Gourmet Cowboy!!!

Profile Picture Carol, 7/15/17, 2 Reviews
Category: Catering
Services Used: Clean Up, Delivery, Set Up, American, Buffet, Cake Cutting, Hors d'oeuvres, Tastings
5.0

Seriously - I don't have words to tell you how amazing Sarah and her team at GC were. Not only were we lucky enough to have the best wedding food I've literally ever had, but Sarah and her team also stepped in as my day of coordinator, helped to navigate a shut down gondola with lightning, 200 guests meandering around the patio, multiple movement of decor/tables/flowers etc based on cocktail hour, dinner, dancing etc. In fact she even was able to flip a bar to a cigar / whiskey popup after dinner seamlessly. If you even consider having a wedding in the Vail Valley area you would be foolish to not hire Gourmet Cowboy. I vetted multiple caterers in the area and she is and always will be the best. She treats every wedding as her own, her staff are INCREDIBLY professional and poised, she doesn't nickle and dime and lastly, she does it all with a calm, collected and clean perspective - which to be honest, I found so refreshing having been exposed to countless vendors in this industry now. The last thing I'll add that might give you a taste of how they operate - I added a late night french fry (its my favorite food) bar to my wedding but was having so much fun dancing I didn't eat any of the fries. The party ended and we were walking and one of Sarah's staff, Jane, came up to me and said I saved something for you - and presented me with a cone of french fries she had kept warm in the oven. There is no better caterer or vendor you will ever work with. Thank you again Sarah and Team!

Profile Picture Ali, 7/7/17, 2 Reviews
Category: Catering
5.0

ABSOLUTELY AMAZING! From day one, Sarah was nothing but helpful, caring, sincere, genuine, professional, and exceeded our expectations in every way! We had some unique food requests and they tackled those requests head first. Sarah and Kipper made our day more perfect than we could have every imagined. Our guests continue to talk about the amazing service by them and their team. Highly Recommend!!!

Profile Picture Jacilyn & Jake, 6/24/17, 2 Reviews
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The Gourmet Cowboy Pricing

Wedding Catering Avg. Price Per Person
Plated
$85.00
Buffet
$75.00
Stations
$75.00
Hors d'Oeuvres
$50.00
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Bar Service Price Includes:
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Champagne Toast

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P.O. Box 3998, Vail, CO 81658   See On Map
970-748-6898 (phone)