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  • Weddings

    Making Unforgettable Look Easy

    We realize your wedding is a once in a lifetime experience. That's why we take our role in your big day serious. In addition to delicious made-to-order food, we go the extra mile to make your celebration an unforgettable event.

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  • Corporate

    Taking Your Event to the Next Level

    The events you host say a lot about your organization. Whether you're planning a meeting, staff party, milestone celebration or a customer appreciation event, we can help you make a powerful, positive statement.

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  • Socials

    Celebrating Life's Biggest Occasions

    For anniversaries, birthdays, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, bridal or baby showers, engagement parties, family or class reunions, community celebrations and other events, our outstanding food and service rises to the occasion.

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Catering by Design is customized catering at its BEST!



raleigh-catering-companyCatering By Design is the Raleigh – Durham area’s premier upscale catering company.  From weddings of all sizes, styles and themes, anniversaries, birthdays and family events, to corporate events and community-wide activities, Catering By Design provides the delicious and visually appealing food you select, to make your event truly memorable.

When you work with Catering By Design, it’s all about you.  We listen carefully to find out your objectives.  Then we use our decades of experience and willingness to go the extra mile to help make your event a success in every respect.

If you’re planning a wedding, corporate event, or special occasion in the Triangle (Raleigh-Durham) area, we would be honored to be a part of it.  We offer private tasting sessions. Our experienced staff is ready to answer your questions and work with you to create the customized menu that will complement your event perfectly.  Schedule your tasting or discuss your plans in greater detail by contacting us at (919) 481-2366 or info@catering-by-design.com. One of our experienced catering professionals will be ready to help you create the event you’re dreaming of.


Our experienced and acclaimed chefs use the freshest, high quality ingredients to create delicious food that will have your guests raving. We are skilled in creating a wide array of menu selections and are constantly expanding our repertoire. If you have a family favorite, just provide us with the recipe and count on enjoying on your big day.

Involvement with our clients does not end when the food is delivered. We care so much about the quality of our food and the total experience, that we will do whatever it takes to help you realize your dreams. We can refer you to Best in the Triangle service providers, such as venues, florists, event planners and photographers. On the day of the event, we’re happy to lend a helping hand, by working with your event staff to set up tables, organizing buffet lines, and even arranging the floral table settings. Whatever it takes to make your event a success.

For more than 10 years, Catering By Design has been serving families, companies and event planners in Raleigh, Durham, Cary, Chapel Hill, Wake Forest, Apex, Holly Springs, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Clayton, Knightdale and throughout the Research Triangle as a full-service caterer. We are proud of our reputation as a catering company that delivers a great result every time. And we understand that the reason we are able to exceed our clients’ expectations is because we are 100% committed to helping them realize their vision.