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Philadelphia Area Kosher Caterer Needed

You should really give Barclay Kosher Caterers a call they are great to work with.

Jun 04, 2010
amazing in Philadelphia

Kosher Caterer in Philadelphia

My guests told me and my family over and over that this was the best food they've ever eaten at a wedding.

When we first started looking for a kosher caterer, it appeared that our options were limited. We wanted someone a little more upscale, a little more gourmet, then Betty the Caterer and I'm sure I never would have found out about Barclay if a neighbor hadn't casually mentioned them in conversation, which is why I feel compelled to write a review here. Steve's dedication not only to our food, but to helping our entire wedding day run smoothly was unparalleled. Although he is not a glatt kosher caterer, he provided glatt meals to those who requested them in an elegant way -- no shrink-wrapped reminders of airline food at this wedding! If friends called him with kashrut concerns he answered them graciously and explicitly so they knew exactly what their practices are. We served lamb and salmon and both were delicious. I didn't get a taste of dessert, but my friends all said it was superb. Barclay's also provided the wedding cake, which (before I smashed it into my groom's face) was absolutely delicious -- a miracle if you've ever had a parve wedding cake.

Steve was very flexible and helped us pick the best catering options for our affair. He was very professional and a pleasure to work with. Quality comes at a price (about $130 a head) but for your guests to praise your wedding meal as the best they've ever consumed, I think it was worth it.

Jan 12, 2010
amazing in Pennsylvania

Seeking kosher caterer in Philadelphia

I used Barclay Caterers for my wedding. I know they also do smaller events and work with all budgets.

My guests told me and my family over and over that this was the best food they've ever eaten at a wedding.

When we first started looking for a kosher caterer, it appeared that our options were limited. We wanted someone a little more upscale, a little more gourmet, then Betty the Caterer and I'm sure I never would have found out about Barclay if a neighbor hadn't casually mentioned them in conversation, which is why I feel compelled to write a review here. Steve's dedication not only to our food, but to helping our entire wedding day run smoothly was unparalleled. Although he is not a glatt kosher caterer, he provided glatt meals to those who requested them in an elegant way -- no shrink-wrapped reminders of airline food at this wedding! If friends called him with kashrut concerns he answered them graciously and explicitly so they knew exactly what their practices are. We served lamb and salmon and both were delicious. I didn't get a taste of dessert, but my friends all said it was superb. Barclay's also provided the wedding cake, which (before I smashed it into my groom's face) was absolutely delicious -- a miracle if you've ever had a parve wedding cake.

Steve was very flexible and helped us pick the best catering options for our affair. He was very professional and a pleasure to work with. Quality comes at a price (about $130 a head) but for your guests to praise your wedding meal as the best they've ever consumed, I think it was worth it.

Jan 12, 2010
amazing in Kosher