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Bittersweet Cakes & Catering

Austin , TX
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Austin, TX 78654 US (map)

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512-917-5223

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Bittersweet creates customized Menus & Wedding Cakes for all of our Brides. From the Hors D'oeuvres through the Bridal Cake(s). We do it all. My experienced staff & I will be there the... Read more
Bittersweet creates customized Menus & Wedding Cakes for all of our Brides. From the Hors D'oeuvres through the Bridal Cake(s). We do it all. My experienced staff & I will be there the day of the occasion to make sure everything is perfect throughout the entire event.
Over the past 16 years I have catered events ranging in size from 6 to 400 people. We also offer cooking classes throughout the Hill Country. No event is too large or too small. I enjoy working with everyone, and all receive my personal attention and care.

Watching people discover the world through food has been very exciting. My clients continually challenge me to develop new dishes for their unique events, which has given me alot of joy over the years. I look forward to meeting you helping you plan an event that you will remember for a lifetime.

Visit us on on our website: www.bittersweetcakesandcatering.com or on Facebook to see upcoming events, deals, pictures, etc!

You can also contact us directly at: 512-917-5223.

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INFO FOR CATERING

What event services do you provide?
Delivery
What catering services do you provide?
Buffet, Cake, Cake Cutting, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, Hors d'oeuvres, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
What types of cuisine do you cater?
African, American, Asian, Cajun, Caribbean, French, German, Indian, Italian, Latin American, Mediterranean, Mexican, Middle Eastern, Southern, Southwestern, Spanish
What dietary needs can you accommodate?
Gluten Free, Kosher, Lactose Free, No Pork, Nut Free, Organic, Vegan, Vegetarian
What bar services do you provide?
Bartender(s)
Which of the following items can you provide?
China, Chocolate Fountain, Flatware

REVIEWS

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Stevie
Wedding:
5/28/2016
5.0/5.0
Laura and her team at Bittersweet Catering are awesome! She worked with our budget, helped us choose a menu that suited our wedding style, and executed everything the day of without a hitch. The food was incredible and we have been getting compliments over and over on how amazing everything was. I would definitely recommend this business to anyone that wants great food and service at an affordable price!
Laura and her team at Bittersweet Catering are awesome! She worked with our budget, helped us choose a menu that suited Read more...
Laura and her team at Bittersweet Catering are awesome! She worked with our budget, helped us choose a menu that suited our wedding style, and executed everything the day of without a hitch. The food was incredible and we have been getting compliments over and over on how amazing everything was. I would definitely recommend this business to anyone that wants great food and service at an affordable price! Read less
Services Used: Wedding Cake, Catering
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Kip
Wedding:
4/17/2016
5.0/5.0
We give Laura our strongest recommendation. We engaged her to cater our wedding, at a unique outdoor / indoor venue for around 100 people. It was among the best decisions we made.

Laura was highly responsive in all communications. She helped us work thru several iterations of proposals until we we found something that worked for us. We had a number unique needs that seemed challenging to us, but which Laura easily handled. We did not have to put much time into managing the catering after we engaged Laura. Once she understood what we needed to get done, she handled a ton of the small details for us.

Bottom line: The appetizers, meals, and baking she prepared were graciously served, were interesting both visually and to the palette, and delicious! Finally, she is competitively priced. Considering the quality of her food and services, total value she delivers is unmatched in our experience.
We give Laura our strongest recommendation. We engaged her to cater our wedding, at a unique outdoor / indoor venue for Read more...
We give Laura our strongest recommendation. We engaged her to cater our wedding, at a unique outdoor / indoor venue for around 100 people. It was among the best decisions we made.

Laura was highly responsive in all communications. She helped us work thru several iterations of proposals until we we found something that worked for us. We had a number unique needs that seemed challenging to us, but which Laura easily handled. We did not have to put much time into managing the catering after we engaged Laura. Once she understood what we needed to get done, she handled a ton of the small details for us.

Bottom line: The appetizers, meals, and baking she prepared were graciously served, were interesting both visually and to the palette, and delicious! Finally, she is competitively priced. Considering the quality of her food and services, total value she delivers is unmatched in our experience. Read less
Services Used: Catering
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DESIREE
Wedding:
2/27/2016
5.0/5.0
I can't say enough on how Laura and her team at Bittersweet made our special day one to remember and cherish. From beginning to end Laura was always available and responsive to our needs and desires. The food was incredible with its taste of home and loved touch. People are still talking about it weeks later. "Great Food!!!" No, corporate catering here. The cake was the best as well, white chocolate raspberry was a hit for all. Her team on site was on point the entire time! I highly recommend Bittersweet Cakes & Catering to anyone who wants a piece of personalization to their event!!!
I can't say enough on how Laura and her team at Bittersweet made our special day one to remember and cherish. From Read more...
I can't say enough on how Laura and her team at Bittersweet made our special day one to remember and cherish. From beginning to end Laura was always available and responsive to our needs and desires. The food was incredible with its taste of home and loved touch. People are still talking about it weeks later. "Great Food!!!" No, corporate catering here. The cake was the best as well, white chocolate raspberry was a hit for all. Her team on site was on point the entire time! I highly recommend Bittersweet Cakes & Catering to anyone who wants a piece of personalization to their event!!! Read less
Services Used: Catering
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Amy
Wedding:
2/27/2016
5.0/5.0
Laura with Bittersweet Cakes & Catering is awesome!! She was extremely helpful with planning our menu & meeting our budget. She was able to work in everything we wanted for a set price. The quality of food & service they provided during our reception dinner was exceptional. The whipped potato bar was not extremely hot, but it was VERY tasty.

Oh, and if you haven't tried her Smoked BBQ Pulled Pork ... you are missing out. It's incredible.
Laura with Bittersweet Cakes & Catering is awesome!! She was extremely helpful with planning our menu & meeting our Read more...
Laura with Bittersweet Cakes & Catering is awesome!! She was extremely helpful with planning our menu & meeting our budget. She was able to work in everything we wanted for a set price. The quality of food & service they provided during our reception dinner was exceptional. The whipped potato bar was not extremely hot, but it was VERY tasty.

Oh, and if you haven't tried her Smoked BBQ Pulled Pork ... you are missing out. It's incredible. Read less
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Hallie
Wedding:
1/30/2016
5.0/5.0
The catering was PHENOMENAL!!! From the start, Laura impressed us. We weren't from the area so it was important the caterer be available via email and she was super professional. Above and beyond that - of course - was the importance of the food quality/taste. When we did the tasting, she said she could make anything we wanted, but we were sold immediately on her breaded chicken breasts with pesto. It was a super creative way to do chicken that went far, far past standard catering fare. It was amazing. I wish I could order it at a restaurant on a regular basis. Maybe I'll ask for the recipe. Anyway, we also had BBQ pulled pork which was so delicious - everybody wanted to try both! We also got to do the trendy "XYZ bar" setup with mashed potatoes with all the "fixings," with the fixings included more gourmet things like sauteed mushrooms. Even the salad exceeded expectations. I can't say enough good things about the food!!!!!!! We even had guests call our parents later in the week to say that the wedding food was better than one of the semi-famous restaurants in the area. It was so good - super grateful my parents ordered enough for us to have leftovers :)

After the fact, I have no idea how we got that great of food for the value. It was just too good. Oh! And she made sure my now-husband and I got to eat, and to try everything, so we did not have the stereotypical "you don't get to eat at your own wedding" story. They also did the cake cutting which went great and was a lot of fun. I would definitely recommend working with Laura for your wedding catering!!!!
The catering was PHENOMENAL!!! From the start, Laura impressed us. We weren't from the area so it was important the Read more...
The catering was PHENOMENAL!!! From the start, Laura impressed us. We weren't from the area so it was important the caterer be available via email and she was super professional. Above and beyond that - of course - was the importance of the food quality/taste. When we did the tasting, she said she could make anything we wanted, but we were sold immediately on her breaded chicken breasts with pesto. It was a super creative way to do chicken that went far, far past standard catering fare. It was amazing. I wish I could order it at a restaurant on a regular basis. Maybe I'll ask for the recipe. Anyway, we also had BBQ pulled pork which was so delicious - everybody wanted to try both! We also got to do the trendy "XYZ bar" setup with mashed potatoes with all the "fixings," with the fixings included more gourmet things like sauteed mushrooms. Even the salad exceeded expectations. I can't say enough good things about the food!!!!!!! We even had guests call our parents later in the week to say that the wedding food was better than one of the semi-famous restaurants in the area. It was so good - super grateful my parents ordered enough for us to have leftovers :)

After the fact, I have no idea how we got that great of food for the value. It was just too good. Oh! And she made sure my now-husband and I got to eat, and to try everything, so we did not have the stereotypical "you don't get to eat at your own wedding" story. They also did the cake cutting which went great and was a lot of fun. I would definitely recommend working with Laura for your wedding catering!!!! Read less
Services Used: Catering
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Amy
Wedding:
1/16/2016
5.0/5.0
Laura from Bittersweet Cakes & Catering did a great job for our wedding! And not just the wedding, Bittersweet Catering was great from the tasting ‘til after the reception. Two things that came across working with Laura is that she can cook, and she knows the catering business, especially for weddings! Between these two things we got amazing meal and cake that all the guests (and us) loved along with service that helped the reception go smoothly. Throughout the process, Laura was eager to help with good suggestions so that we could focus on our big day. From a friend’s wedding, anniversary celebration, or any other big party, I’d gladly have Bittersweet Cakes and Catering cater again!
Laura from Bittersweet Cakes & Catering did a great job for our wedding! And not just the wedding, Bittersweet Catering Read more...
Laura from Bittersweet Cakes & Catering did a great job for our wedding! And not just the wedding, Bittersweet Catering was great from the tasting ‘til after the reception. Two things that came across working with Laura is that she can cook, and she knows the catering business, especially for weddings! Between these two things we got amazing meal and cake that all the guests (and us) loved along with service that helped the reception go smoothly. Throughout the process, Laura was eager to help with good suggestions so that we could focus on our big day. From a friend’s wedding, anniversary celebration, or any other big party, I’d gladly have Bittersweet Cakes and Catering cater again! Read less
Services Used: Wedding Cake, Catering
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Barbara
Wedding:
10/17/2015
5.0/5.0
Laura catered our daughter's wedding, providing the dinner, the cake, and appetizers. Everything was delicious and interesting and very attractive. Her appetizers and cakes were especially amazing. Laura was very easy to work with, competitively priced, professional and helpful, and her staff was great. When our day-of coordinator got pressed for time on set-up, Laura had her staff jump in and save the day. She did everything possible to make the dinner and reception go smoothly and to keep us all happy and un-frazzled. I will be calling her again the next time our family needs a caterer; I highly recommend Bittersweet Cakes and Catering.
Laura catered our daughter's wedding, providing the dinner, the cake, and appetizers. Everything was delicious and Read more...
Laura catered our daughter's wedding, providing the dinner, the cake, and appetizers. Everything was delicious and interesting and very attractive. Her appetizers and cakes were especially amazing. Laura was very easy to work with, competitively priced, professional and helpful, and her staff was great. When our day-of coordinator got pressed for time on set-up, Laura had her staff jump in and save the day. She did everything possible to make the dinner and reception go smoothly and to keep us all happy and un-frazzled. I will be calling her again the next time our family needs a caterer; I highly recommend Bittersweet Cakes and Catering. Read less
Services Used: Wedding Cake, Catering
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
If you are looking for a wonderful caterer, look no further! Laura pre-arranged a meeting place for a taste testing before booking and went over all of my menu options with me. She was even willing to plan the menu around the fact that my venue did not have an area for cooking. She was responsive to my budget, all of my needs, concerns, and any questions that I had. On the day of the wedding, Laura and her team operated so smoothly - I didn't have to worry about a thing! Food (and even cake after the cutting) was set aside for my husband and I and was waiting for us at our table. The wedding cake was beautiful and though my husband had an odd grooms cake request, it came out perfectly and was a huge hit. Everyone raved about how wonderful the all food was at the wedding! (My new mother-in-law said it was the best wedding food she had ever eaten)
If you are looking for a wonderful caterer, look no further! Laura pre-arranged a meeting place for a taste testing before Read more...
If you are looking for a wonderful caterer, look no further! Laura pre-arranged a meeting place for a taste testing before booking and went over all of my menu options with me. She was even willing to plan the menu around the fact that my venue did not have an area for cooking. She was responsive to my budget, all of my needs, concerns, and any questions that I had. On the day of the wedding, Laura and her team operated so smoothly - I didn't have to worry about a thing! Food (and even cake after the cutting) was set aside for my husband and I and was waiting for us at our table. The wedding cake was beautiful and though my husband had an odd grooms cake request, it came out perfectly and was a huge hit. Everyone raved about how wonderful the all food was at the wedding! (My new mother-in-law said it was the best wedding food she had ever eaten) Read less
Services Used: Wedding Cake, Catering
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Evan
Wedding:
9/26/2015
5.0/5.0
After researching and getting quotes for a slew of caterers for our wedding, we finally went with Bittersweet Cakes & Catering. The other caterers we contacted would give us crazy priced quotes (some caterer wanted a 15% admin fee, I have never seen this before), in the hopes that our parents would just sign on the dotted line. Dealing with Bittersweet Cakes & Catering was completely different, we got a reasonable quote that was based on our food desires and the amount of guests. After receiving their quote we meet the chef for a tasting, the food was delicious, and the cake samples were great too. It was nice to know that we had our food taken care off, and the cake through one vendor. During the wedding the food was fantastic, everyone really enjoy the meals, with plenty of people going for seconds. The best appetizer was the chorizo stuffed mushrooms, which I ate quite a few of. One of the best things was the caterer and her team actually delivered a tray of appetizers, and got our plates of food for us at our table during the wedding. We always heard stories from our friends that they didn't eat during their weddings, but with the professionalism of this caterer, she made sure we were not going to go hungry. The food was awesome, the catering team was professional, and it was nice not having to worry about having great food at our wedding.
After researching and getting quotes for a slew of caterers for our wedding, we finally went with Bittersweet Cakes & Read more...
After researching and getting quotes for a slew of caterers for our wedding, we finally went with Bittersweet Cakes & Catering. The other caterers we contacted would give us crazy priced quotes (some caterer wanted a 15% admin fee, I have never seen this before), in the hopes that our parents would just sign on the dotted line. Dealing with Bittersweet Cakes & Catering was completely different, we got a reasonable quote that was based on our food desires and the amount of guests. After receiving their quote we meet the chef for a tasting, the food was delicious, and the cake samples were great too. It was nice to know that we had our food taken care off, and the cake through one vendor. During the wedding the food was fantastic, everyone really enjoy the meals, with plenty of people going for seconds. The best appetizer was the chorizo stuffed mushrooms, which I ate quite a few of. One of the best things was the caterer and her team actually delivered a tray of appetizers, and got our plates of food for us at our table during the wedding. We always heard stories from our friends that they didn't eat during their weddings, but with the professionalism of this caterer, she made sure we were not going to go hungry. The food was awesome, the catering team was professional, and it was nice not having to worry about having great food at our wedding. Read less
Services Used: Catering
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Don
Wedding:
7/18/2015
5.0/5.0
Laura was very helpful in making plans for a small wedding. She referred us to other vendors for the things she could not handle (flowers, linens). She asked for a budget, we gave her one, and she stuck to it. The food was great, the cake was yummy, and the bride was very happy! What else matters?
Laura was very helpful in making plans for a small wedding. She referred us to other vendors for the things she could not Read more...
Laura was very helpful in making plans for a small wedding. She referred us to other vendors for the things she could not handle (flowers, linens). She asked for a budget, we gave her one, and she stuck to it. The food was great, the cake was yummy, and the bride was very happy! What else matters? Read less
Services Used: Catering

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