We understand delicious cuisine is only half the recipe for an extraordinary event. Pappas Catering serves cuisine designed and prepared by a team of innovative and award-winning chefs. We pride ourselves in using only the freshest ingredients and providing the finest quality offerings from Pappasito's Cantina and Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen; and when in Houston or Dallas, Pappas Bros. Steakhouse. Our consultants are professional, experienced and dedicated to helping you plan a professional event with a personal touch. Our catering staff is passionate about serving you and helping make your event truly memorable.

Standard service includes...

  • Consultation & event planning
  • Buffet service staff
  • Buffet tables, linen & décor
  • Buffet serving pieces & utensils
  • Heavy-weight disposable plates, flatware & napkins
  • 1½ hours of buffet serving time
  • 1 to 1½ hours of set up time prior to buffet service, dependant on event details

Or add some finer touches...

  • Guest seating tables, chairs, linens
  • China, flatware, glassware*
  • Entertainment
  • Valet parking
  • Centerpieces
  • Tents & lighting
  • Specialty service staff bartending, cocktailing, bussing, cake service
A 50 percent deposit is required to reserve the date, and a signed contract will confirm the details. Due to a limited availability of dates, a portion of the deposit is non-refundable in the event of cancellation. We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diners Club, Discover and personal or company checks for your convenience. A travel fee for events more than 30 miles from our location will be added to your proposal.

*Additional service staff is required with the use of china and will be included in your estimate. A travel fee for events more than 30 miles from our location will be included in your estimate.

Mesquite Grilling On-Site

Quality and freshness are the cornerstones of our superior cuisine. Pappas Catering takes pride in preparing your grilled menu items on our wood-burning grills, on-site when possible. This exclusive service adds to the professionalism and excitement of your event.

Superior Bar Service

Let us design a bar menu that is tailored to your event. Choose from our Classic Bar Packages featuring Pappas signature cocktails, highballs, wines or a variety of imported and domestic beers. Make your event unique with one of our Themed Bar Packages such as Flavored Margaritas or Specialty Martinis. Our professionally trained bartenders are TABC Certified.

Highly Trained Staff

Pappas Catering specializes in custom event design and buffet service for cocktail receptions, weddings, rehearsal dinners, corporate events, luncheons and dinner parties. We deliver not only a variety of menu choices, but the experience and expertise that will make any event a success. As part of our commitment to excellence, our buffet service staff is included at no additional charge.

Our event consultants will determine the right amount of highly-trained bartenders, grill cooks and buffet attendants to fit your menu and event details. Enthusiastic and professional, our staff will welcome your Guests to the buffet, assisting them in serving the menu items you've selected.

Book Your Event

We want to help make your event a success. Although a few weeks advance notice is often sufficient, in order for us to best serve you, we recommend confirming your event as soon as possible. Due to high volume, weekend or holiday events usually require more advance notice.