About Us

Located in East Hartford, CT, Krause Caterers has been providing catering services for private events in Hartford and Middlesex counties since 1950. With over 60 years of experience, our private event coordinators can plan the perfect menu and assist you with your rentals. Our incredible customer service, knowledge, and experience set us apart from other Connecticut catering companies in giving your special event its own signature style.

We hand-pick our servers, hiring only professionals. Our kitchen staff has to meet our exacting standards and your food will taste as fabulous as it looks. Expect nothing less. From preparation to presentation, we take pride in providing you with delectable hors d’oeuvres, mouth-watering buffets and complete formal sit-down meals that will delight your guests.

Whether you are planning a wedding, a corporate meeting, or a family reunion, we offer a variety of menu options that will wow your guests. We cater both indoor and outdoor functions and we have a liquor permit. We provide the linens, glassware, silver flatware, china and serving pieces. From an informal cocktail party for 50 to a formal event for 500, let our private event coordinators take the stress out of planning your exceptional event.

Catering Menus

  • Weddings – hors d’oeuvres, buffets, stations, sit-down dinners and more
  • Corporate functions – catered business meetings and receptions, box lunches and more
  • Parties – from holiday parties to showers and stags and everything in between
  • Picnics – Traditional, clam bake and pig roast
  • Fundraisers – special menus to help your church or non-profit event turn a profit
  • Funerals – brunches and luncheons… buffets to customized menus
Fully licensed and insured, we provide service to the counties of Hartford and Middlesex and we’re the official caterers at several approved facilities. References provided upon request.

Contact Krause Caterers today to let us plan your private catering event.


Business Hours

Monday9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Thursday9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Friday9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
SaturdayBy Appointment
SundayBy Appointment

Why Choose Us?

  • Highly Experienced
  • Excellent Customer Service
  • Locally Owned & Operated
  • Fully Licensed And Insured
  • Established In 1954
  • Over 55 Years Of Experience
  • Free Estimates and Consultations
  • Planning, Set-Up, Service and Clean-Up - We Do It All!