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Plated, Buffet, Stations, Family Style

About Walter Burke Catering

We started our company in 1981 with the goal of preparing great food and sending it wherever and whenever our customers needed it to be served. This has taken us to the deserts and the mountains, all over the state of New Mexico, Arizona, Texas and Utah. We’ve gone to Napa Valley, to cook for the Mondavi Winery, shipped food by Federal Express. Gardens, rooftops, wine cellars, meadows, opera parking lots, private residences, convention centers, art galleries, and patios… these are our dining rooms.  We are a full service catering business and can supply the necessary equipment to make your event a success. We can also help in planning the entertainment, floral arrangements, security and valet services. We coordinate the entire event. Please contact us at 505-473-9600 or events@walterburkecatering.com. 

Categories: Wedding Caterer

Regions serviced: Albuquerque

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13 Reviews for Walter Burke Catering

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5.0

Walter Burke catered my wedding at La Mesita Ranch outside Santa Fe and it was an absolute home run. I grew up in New Mexico and wanted a caterer that could show off the local food to our many out-of-town family and friends. Alexandra worked with me to plan a menu and figure out logistics. I'm living in Germany and she made everything wonderfully easy / stress free to handle from afar. At the wedding, the food was delicious, presentation lovely, and the staff very professional - all orchestrated without a hitch. I had contacted many caterers before finding Walter Burke and as a final bonus, they were a great value. They served at a tough venue (had to construct an outdoor kitchen in a tent) and were able to do it all for much less than any other quote I received. They also were the most willing to work on per plate pricing so that it fit within my budget. I 100% recommend this excellent company!

Profile Picture Ellie, 6/8/18, 3 Reviews
Category: Catering
Services Used: Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Custom Menu, Dessert, Hors d'oeuvres, Server(s), Tastings, Southwestern, Bartender(s), Champagne Toast, Limited Bar, Open Bar, Signature Drink
5.0

Angela Reese worked with us in planning the menu and tweaking it to accommodate all the different palates and allergies of my guests. The tasting that we did a month prior to our wedding was a delicious prelude and allowed us to perfect our menu. We had both our rehearsal dinner and wedding reception catered by them, and both meals were very good. Susan was our captain and she went above and beyond to make sure everything went smoothly. We had 2 cakes the chocolate ganache and chantilly white. The chocolate cake was too die for! The chantilly cake was dry and if I had to do it again, I would have made an alternate choice. The sugared fruit on the chantilly cake was good. We chose a buffet, and the salmon had a great flavor, but some of the guests commented that at room temperature was not as appetizing. I would highly recommend the avocado wonton hors doeuvres! Overall, we were very satisfied, the menu and service provided.

Profile Picture Felicia, 3/3/18, 3 Reviews
Category: Catering
Services Used: Bartender(s), Limited Bar, Signature Drink, Southwestern, Vegan, Vegetarian, Buffet, Cake, Cocktail Reception, Custom Menu, Dessert, Hors d'oeuvres, Server(s), Tastings

Walter Burke Catering Pricing

Wedding Catering Avg. Price Per Person
Plated
$100.00
Buffet
$75.00
Stations
$90.00
Hors d'Oeuvres
$40.00
Catering Prices Include:
Cake Cutting
Clean Up
Set Up
Bar Service Price Per Person
Bar Service Price Per Person
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The caterer most requested by our customers. He is able to create a wide variety of options from the simple to the supreme for your event.

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PO Box 914, 1209 Calle de Comercio, Santa Fe, NM 87504   See On Map
505-473-9600 (phone)
Walter Burke Catering is a wedding caterer from Santa Fe, New Mexico. We service weddings throughout the local area, including Santa Fe, Albuquerque, and Northern New Mexico. Walter Burke Catering is a professional wedding caterer that has been part of the Santa Fe and Northern New Mexico wedding industry for 33 years. We specialize in customized catering.