Make it Personal

We love a creative challenge. We’ll work with you to cultivate a theme to match the personality, heritage or interests of the guest of honor or explore ways to make your event memorable and personal. The experts at City Gourmet will exceed your expectations for what matters most.

Inspired Elegance

City Gourmet specializes in the type of catering that makes an impact. We use only the finest, freshest ingredients and bring innovative culinary trends to the table. Your catering will reflect the occasion with buzz-worthy preparation and presentation.

Depend on City Gourmet

City Gourmet reflects the essence of the city itself. Just like Pittsburgh, we are trusted, dependable, and affordable. Our clients are an extension of our family and that means you can rely on us to be on time, on target and on budget. We’ll come through for you.

  • Food Bar Friday: Smoothie Station
    With temperatures climbing, but berries still in seasonal abundance, it’s high time we highlight a smoothie station as an optimal addition to your summer get together. Fun, casual, and nutritious,…
  • Gourmet Lollipops
    Following on Monday’s post, we wanted to highlight this idea from weddingbells for gourmet lollipops at nuptial celebrations. By integrating unique flavors and diverse colors, you’re sure to delight your…
  • Food Trend: Meat Lollipops
    Is there anything sweeter than a juicy, tender cut of meat? Reason enough in our book to put it on a lollipop? These delectable treats are generally made with beef…
  • Food Bar Friday: Snow Cone Station
    We are enamored with this idea from Martha Stewart for adult snow cones. Provide shaved ice (or an old school shaver and that is part of the nostalgic activity!) and…
  • Puff Pastries at Wedding
    Puff pastries are in this year. Be it a classic croqeumbouche or a fluffernutter up-styled with puff pastry, the applications for puff pastry are abundant. It automatically connotes decadence, making…
  • Fusion
    A broad trend in food service in recent years has been fusion cooking. The combinations created by blending genres are innovative and interesting. Business luncheons are an ideal application for…
  • Food Bar Friday: Ice Cream Sandwich Station
    With temperatures heating up, we love this idea from Chris Nease for an ice cream sandwich bar! Provide guests with cookies, ice cream options, and add-ins and they can allow…
  • Locavore Luncheon for Business
    One of the most pervasive trends in the foodservice industry is the movement to local sourcing. Locavores emphasize the environmental responsibility of purchasing food from nearby and find the transparency…
  • Wedding Cake Trend: Fruit Tarts
    Many brides seeking ways to keep their weddings fresh are turning to fruit tarts as a wedding cake alternative. The flavorful combinations show up a boring sheet cake, and summer…
  • Friday Food Bar Focus: Pasta Bar
    Maybe it’s our Italian roots, but we never tire of pasta. That’s why we think pasta gets a bum rap for being tired and unexciting. A pasta bar is a…