Affordable Catering For Foodies!From Fried Green Tomato Chicken to our Wild Mushroom Ravioli, the possibilities are endless. Crave decadent Desserts? Sample our Signature Macadamia Kahlua Pie or Italian Cream Cake. If you’re a Foodie, we’ll make your taste buds happy!
We’d like to offer you a selection of services styles...
Whatever your selection, the Frugal Gourmet Catering Staff will excel at creating an extraordinary dining experience.
Other “touches” we add to simplify the process:
Linens – Napkins – Silverware – Plates – Beverage Glasses
Family Style – Table d’Hôte
This Classic style creates a perfect environment for guests to pass food, chat, and get to know each other. Well paired with Destination Wedding Receptions. Can also be “Tapas” Tastings of Hors D’oeuvres with platters of tidbits to taste, pass, and nibble.
Butlered Hor D’oeurves
A casual yet sophisticated style. Passed Hors D’oeuvres can be combined with an Entrée Buffet.
Entrées, Hors D’oeuvres, Desserts. Allows your guests a variety of foods and choice of portions. (More of what they love and less of what they don’t!)
Buffet with StationsMashed Potato Bar – Mac N Cheese Bar – Pasta Bar – Chili Bar to name just a few!
How to Plan your Wedding ReceptionTastings: Once you have made a tentative menu selection we invite you to visit our restaurant for sample tastings! The Tributary Restaurant is located in Mountain City, Tennessee – We will be happy to set up an appointment!
Next Step: When a final menu selection has been made, we will send a contract with deposit requirements (25% of estimated bill) and confirmation of date, and schedule a phone consultation 10 days prior to your event a final guest count will be taken. Questions? We are here to make your day special.
Catering Service Times: Our wedding packages include approximately 2 hours service, 5 hours overall. (2 hours setup, 2 hours event, 1 hour breakdown)
Leftover Policy: we will supply to-go packages for leftover food or for shortages in your guest count.
The Frugal Gourmet Catering Company
64 Cornerstone Circle
Banner Elk, NC 28604
Licensed and Insured