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Recent Appetizer Catering reviews

"Florencia was very helpful and hosted the party perfectly! Very quick and always ready to help. And in the end of the event everything was tidy and back to normal. I totally recommend . "

Host and cater for business 1st birthday party

$200

"Amazing food and great service. The food was very tasty, fresh, beautifully assembled and easy to eat, Samantha was great to deal with and happy to discuss and advise the best food options to suit our occasion. Very happy, Will recommend and use again for our next function."

Office party catering

$350

"Fantastic and proffesional, Ivey really looked after the guest very well. Highly Recommend "

Catering Event staff

$110

"Amazing service "

Cater for family function

$250

"Thank you for catering our party Florina"

Catering 40th birthday

$300

"Amazing. The best ever "

Private Dinner Catering – 30th Birthday Party

$850

What's the average cost of an appetizer caterer

$120 - $320

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$120

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$180

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$320

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Why book an appetizer catering service through Airtasker?

Finger foods and appetizers can make a difference at any event. Whether you need an appetizer catering service for a wedding reception, a social event, or a corporate event, Airtasker can help you find the perfect appetizer caterer for your needs.

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Top Appetizer Catering related questions

Catering services can be categorized as either an on-site or off-site catering service. On-site catering is often produced by the establishment where your event is held. While off-site catering services prepare your food in a centralized kitchen, then deliver and serve it at your preferred location. 

You may choose between a full-service caterer, hot buffet caterer, or party food caterer. A full-service caterer can provide and cook food on-site, catering equipment, service personnel, and handle the event decor. While a hot buffet caterer will only deliver the food, set up the food display, and sometimes offer additional wait staff. While party food caterers only supply the food for the event. 

Yes, you can. If you plan to feed your guests more than just appetizers, you may discuss this with your Tasker to help you with a full course catering. Aside from appetizers, this may include cocktails, dinner, and dessert. 

You can ask your Tasker if they have all the proper documents to conduct a catering business in your area. This includes a proper catering license, health certificates, food and safety permits, and an alcohol permit if they serve alcohol. Feel free to discuss this in detail with your Tasker.

Catering services can be categorized as either an on-site or off-site catering service. On-site catering is often produced by the establishment where your event is held. While off-site catering services prepare your food in a centralized kitchen, then deliver and serve it at your preferred location. 

Yes, you can. If you plan to feed your guests more than just appetizers, you may discuss this with your Tasker to help you with a full course catering. Aside from appetizers, this may include cocktails, dinner, and dessert. 

You may choose between a full-service caterer, hot buffet caterer, or party food caterer. A full-service caterer can provide and cook food on-site, catering equipment, service personnel, and handle the event decor. While a hot buffet caterer will only deliver the food, set up the food display, and sometimes offer additional wait staff. While party food caterers only supply the food for the event. 

You can ask your Tasker if they have all the proper documents to conduct a catering business in your area. This includes a proper catering license, health certificates, food and safety permits, and an alcohol permit if they serve alcohol. Feel free to discuss this in detail with your Tasker.

What do appetizer catering services include?

Let’s face it. Party guests will never forget how good or bad the food is at any party. It’s crucial to have a great spread of finger foods and delicious appetizers made from the best ingredients. Because food can make or break any party. Hors d’oeuvres catering near you can help make your event a success. Consider hiring them for any of the following events: 

Social events and gatherings

Life gives us many reasons to celebrate, gather, laugh, and connect. Make it special with good food that keeps the conversation going. Hors d’oeuvres are always great for all occasions. From baby showers, engagement celebrations and birthday parties to poker nights and house warmings, there’s always room for great finger foods. 

 

The great thing about hiring an appetizer catering service through Airtasker is that you can match the food to any theme you’d like. Hiring a cook to prepare and plan is never a bad idea. From grazing tables and charcuterie to decadent, flavorful Mexican appetizer catering or traditional European style hors d’oeuvres, you can always find the right catering Tasker for the right occasion.

Weddings

A wedding is arguably the most important day for every couple. It’s a day to celebrate the union of two individuals who chose to spend their entire lives together in the presence of friends, family, and loved ones. We understand that everything has to be close to perfection. 

 

Our Taskers can help you make your day extra special by taking care of everything else so that all you have to do is enjoy the most important day of your life. Aside from booking an appetizer catering service, you can also hire additional wait staff to ensure your guests are fed and served between the ceremony and reception.

Corporate events

Planning for your company’s marketing event or annual executive retreat? Or maybe a quarterly performance meeting, business conference, or an employee engagement event? Surprise your colleagues with delicious and well-presented hors d’oeuvres with the help of Taskers specializing in corporate appetizer catering services. Our Taskers will help you impress your colleagues and make sure they can’t wait for the next event that you have planned. You can even pull out all the stops by hiring professional a chef to prepare your main course on site. 



Recent Appetizer Catering tasks

Help with service or catering in marquee

$400

Preston, Victoria, Australia

4th Aug 2022

I'm making preliminary enquiries about potentially seeing if someone is interested in helping us out over the spring racing carnival. We need someone to set up site , service, tidy marquee, maby cook sausage sizzle. Race lover preferred ☺️

Wash dishes at a catering company today

$200

Mitcham VIC, Australia

2nd Aug 2022

Wash dishes in a catering business 9am to 5pm, half hour unpaid break Hourly rate quoted in task - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 2 August 2022

FOOD CATERING - HENS NIGHT

$500

North Melbourne VIC, Australia

1st Aug 2022

Hi 👋🏼 Seeking someone to cater for 25 guests for dinner finger food type situation. This will be between 5-7pm at our Airbnb in North Melbourne. We are leaving at 7pm so let us know how much time is required. Stand up, finger food would be great, nothing too fancy. The budget includes food cost and your time. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 12 November 2022

Drinks waiter/ catering hand

$250

Hunters Hill NSW, Australia

15th Jun 2022

In need of a drinks water/ catering hand to pour drinks and clean up big catering platters/ wash glasses at a private event in Hunters Hill tomorrow night. 5 hours required. 4:30-9:30pm.

I cannot recommend Kristie enough! She made our night run so smoothly and all the guests commented on how amazing she was! I will not hesitate in booking her again as she was the one who made the night enjoyable for everyone involved! Thanks so much again Kristie!

Kitchen staff, catering assistant needed

$100

Brisbane QLD, Australia

2nd May 2022

I am looking for kitchen super stars to help me with a private party on Saturday evening. Approximately 3 hour shift with food. Fast paced fun work.

Azi what a pleasure it was to have you working with us last night. The kitchen ran so smoothly I can’t recommend Azi enough.

Event catering/assistance

$300

Capalaba QLD, Australia

3rd Mar 2022

Hi I’m looking for someone who can help out with a party at my house. The job would include putting together platters, heating prepared food, putting food out on a buffet, packing it up and putting away any leftovers, bringing out desserts and cleaning the kitchen afterwards. All good will be prepared so no cooking involved just heating and arranging. Need to know food handling and safety requirements. Need to be available April 9th 11.30am to 2.30pm.

Cal was amazing! She predicted everything before we even thought of it and was so helpful in every way. I will definitely book her again for our next party!!!

Catering- heating and serving food

$400

Hurstbridge VIC 3099, Australia

21st Feb 2022

Need 2x people to heat and serve finger food for an engagement party on 26march 2022 Party is for 130-150 people, all finger food and sandwiches. The venue is in West Melbourne and I have attached their catering policy. Time either 5-9pm or 6-10pm.

Thankyou so much for your service and help tonight, cooking and serving food to all of our guests. Would recommend to anyone for an event- thankyou- jaimee and jack

Wash dishes at a catering company Friday 5th

$200

Mitcham VIC, Australia

4th Aug 2022

Wash dishes at a catering company in Mitcham 9am-5pm half hour break - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 5 August 2022

Reserve park space and take delivery of food catering

$200

Moncrieff ACT, Australia

2nd Aug 2022

We need someone to reserve seated and BBQ areas at the Moncrieff Community Recreation Park from 8:30am to approximately 1pm (at the very latest) on Sunday the 14 August. The person has to watch over decorations and other party gear at the site and take delivery of food catering that will be delivered there during this time. A simple job for someone who has some free time, no other duties required. - Due date: Before Sunday, 14 August 2022

Bbq catering

$500

Kingsley WA, Australia

31st Jul 2022

A surprise bday for my partner. We will ave 15 adults in total - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 20 August 2022

Help with catering at a private function

$180

Double Bay NSW, Australia

24th May 2022

Looking for someone with catering experience to heat and serve some food for a party of 60 at a private function on Friday 27 May from 5pm-9pm. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 27 May 2022

Such a pleasure to have Magdalina help us with our function. She was well presented, punctual, and friendly. Would definitely recommend her for similar tasks.

Caterer for Party

$250

Woolwich NSW 2110, Australia

20th Apr 2022

Am looking for a friendly and experienced chef/caterer to heat, prep and serve food that has been pre-prepared over a 4-5 hour period at a private party in Hunters Hill. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 30 April 2022

Sam did an amazing job of making the food at our party look and taste so good. She prepared beautiful salads and lovely crusted eye fillets and timed perfectly the serving of pre-made casseroles as well as preparing nibblies and fruit platters plus cleaning up the kitchen AND even washing some cocktail glasses before she left. Sam was so calm, friendly and accommodating and was invaluable to me as the host of the evening. I would recommend her to anyone wanting a professional caterer and or food service co-ordinater. Totally a five star effort.....Thank you very much Sam!

Baby shower catering and decorations for 20 people at Home

$1,000

Edgecliff NSW, Australia

27th Feb 2022

Our friend is having a baby shower (baby boy) at her home and we are looking for someone to do the catering, set up and decorate. The location is in Edgecliff, 2027 on Sat 12 March 2022. The guests will be arriving at 1:30 pm. Limited dietary requirements are needed (only 2 vegetarians). Photos are required of the decorations you will supply and/or previous parties you have arranged. Thank you - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 12th Mar 2022

Elisa’s catering was amazing. She went above and beyond and stayed to help plate and serve. I would use her again and recommend. Thank you

Event Staff- Bar & Caterer

$450

Richmond VIC, Australia

4th Aug 2022

Needing x2 bar staff to serve drinks, alcohol will be provided and staff will need to have valid RSA. Needing x2 event staff/catering staff to serve food and/or walk around and offer finger food to guests throughout the night. Will need them to walk around to clear any plates left around etc and clean up when needed. Food will also be included. Event will be approx 24 September but still TBC. Event time from 6:30pm- 11:30pm. Location to be confirmed as this is for a 21st we are currently in the middle of organising. Please note $400 is the total amount for the task for all 4 staff members. - Due date: Flexible

Catering assistant preparing mini cocktail items at a catering co

$27

Mitcham VIC, Australia

2nd Aug 2022

Assist a team in making finger food items at a catering company This is a hands on job looking for someone with a great eye for detail and able to work as part of a friendly team. Price quoted is hourly rate - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 3 August 2022

Party catering staff

$500

Rogans Hill NSW, Australia

1st Aug 2022

Light food preparation, serving and cleaning - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 6 August 2022

Emma was so precessional and efficient. She came in time and started organising everything and managed serving, cleaning and clearing everything at the end all without any stress. Guests loved her! I would highly recommend Emma for all events

Catering for 2 people

$500

Paddington NSW 2021, Australia

21st Jun 2022

My fiancé and I are getting married the morning of the 16th of July. We would like to have a catered lunch/brunch at our house in our courtyard after the ceremony. We are eloping so it will only be the two of us. It would be helpful if plates/cutlery etc could be provided and clean up after. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 16 July 2022

Samantha prepared us the most amazing lunch. All the courses were incredible and I’d have no hesitation using Samantha again.

Caterer required for this Saturday (21/05)

$80

Oakleigh South VIC, Australia

16th May 2022

Heating and serving food. Leaving kitchen clean. 2 hours (6:45-8:45pm) $80

Thanks Ange for helping out! 10/10 :)

Kitchen hand / catering assistant

$180

Sippy Downs QLD, Australia

12th Apr 2022

Need a few kitchen hand and catering assistant for this weekend catering job. It’s between 2-8pm. We will provide all training required such as portioning, chopping, plating, chopping and cleaning. Experience are preferred but if you don’t have one we can still consider.

Thank you you’ve been great

Chef and caterer for a 50th Birthday Garden Party

$40

Kensington NSW, Australia

21st Feb 2022

2-6pm on 20th March at my home in Kensington. Looking to have my informal garden party event catered. Aprox 25 guests including kids. After canapes easy to handle food plus something a bit more substantial like some sliders or similar. Not sure if I need anyone to hand out the food too but open to it if in my budget. Thanks so much for your time and effort in quoting me :)

Just amazing. I am beyond grateful for Stanley's amazing food and service. His 2ic Jim was amazing too. Do not hesitate to hire. Professional, reliable, amazing 👏