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Fitzgerald's Fine Catering Since 1948

Bridgeport , CT

LOCATION

150 Bennett Street
Bridgeport, CT US 06605 (map)

PHONE

800-368-1823

WEBSITE

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ABOUT US

Fitzgerald’s Fine Catering Since 1948, the name in catering synonymous with style and elegance. For over sixty years families and corporations have come to know that when they hire... Read more
Fitzgerald’s Fine Catering Since 1948, the name in catering synonymous with style and elegance. For over sixty years families and corporations have come to know that when they hire Fitzgerald’s, they will receive undivided attention to detail and quality. Our singular goal is to build trust with our customers that everything will be just as they imagined or better. Since being founded in 1948 by John Fitzgerald, to it’s present ownership by the Shope family, Fitzgerald’s has maintained its focus on making you a guest at your own party. Since 1983 the Shope family has operated the business with the aid of staff that have been with the company for over twenty-five years. When the day of the event arrives, there is only one chance to make things perfect. Our experience and know-how make it happen…. Read less
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INFO FOR CATERING

What catering services do you provide?
Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Family Style, French Service, Hors d'oeuvres - Displayed, Hors d'oeuvres - Passed, Plated, Stations
What bar services do you provide?
Limited Bar, Open Bar
What alcohol services do you provide?
Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Wine, Premium Liquor, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
What types of cuisine do you cater?
American (New), American (Traditional), Asian, Cajun, Caribbean, French, German, Italian, Latin American, Mediterranean, Mexican, Southern, Southwestern, Spanish
Do you accommodate dietary needs?
Gluten Free, Lactose Free, No Pork, Organic, Vegan, Vegetarian
What is your maximum catering capacity?
1000

REVIEWS

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diana
Wedding:
6/14/2014
5.0/5.0
soooo yummy! Nick did our outdoor wedding last month in Groton Long Point and we are still eating leftovers! delicious food, we had the most amazing bacon wrapped scallops, shrimp cocktail, steak, yummy asparagus and lots of others! He was sharp, replying immediately to any concerns, easy going and sweet to all my crazy bridal questions. The service was spectacular, the bartender made excellent drinks and food was amazing. They packed up all the leftovers (and there were lots!!!) for us and cleaned everything up so well! Amazing, professional service and yummy!
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Jillian
Wedding:
8/2/2013
5.0/5.0
Seriously brides- GO WITH FITZGERALD'S! You will be so, so glad you did. Nick was unbelievably kind, helpful, responsive, and fun to work with. He answered every silly question I had and addressed every concern. Fitzgerald's allowed us to plan our own menu and have it served on our schedule. Our guests, many of whom had admitted to being worried about a "cocktail reception," raved about the quality and quantity of the food. Nick made it all run seamlessly. I honestly felt so lucky to have found a caterer that listened to what we wanted and really seemed to care about our wedding and enjoyment. I cannot recommend Fitzgerald's highly enough!!!!
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Christen
Wedding:
6/1/2012
5.0/5.0
Food was amazing!!! Everyone loved everything they had. Grilled chicken with mango was a huge success! Staff was so nice and attentive!!! We were married at lighthouse in New Haven, CT where there is no kitchen on site. They did such a good job, no one even noticed that everything was cooked right on site! Great job, would highly recommend!
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Sara
Wedding:
7/30/2011
5.0/5.0
This guy has it figured out. Everything promised and more was delivered with fantastic service and beautiful presentation. I couldn't imagine it being better in any way. On top of it, Nicholas was the least expensive full service caterer we interviewed. He includes all the stuff in one package. Other caterers gave us a price and then started adding on rentals and service fees which more than doubled the price! One even said if we didn't buy the booze from them, they were going to charge us per drink poured plus an uncorking fee for bottles on the table. I am so glad we ran from them. My Mom and Dad are glad to. Delicious food, wonderful service and an incredible overall experience. Call Nicholas and you'll guarantee a perfect reception your family will talk about for years to come!
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Kate
Wedding:
7/23/2011
5.0/5.0
Dreams can come true! Nicholas and his staff were incredible! The food was amazing! My mom is getting like three calls a day from my guests talking about how great the food was. Nicholas is the perfect caterer to lead you through the process in a very relaxed fashion. He was great from tasting to booking to the end of our night. He makes it easy. Look no further, Fitzgerald's!
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Cindy
Wedding:
8/22/2009
5.0/5.0
Nicolas Fitzgerald saved my daughter's wedding. Ten days before the event, my ex-friend caterer stated she did not want to do the wedding. A dear friend had Nicolas for her wedding, as had her husband's sister. She contacted Nicholas and
fortunately for me the date was available because of a cancellation. I signed the contract nine days before the event and six days before the event my daughter determined and confirmed the menu.

I have the highest of praise, appreciation, and professionalism reverence for Nicolas Fitzgerald and his catering expertise. He was my "mitzvah man" and wedding savior of 2009. He was able to accomplish a wedding miracle in less than nine days. The event was beautiful, the quality and quantity of food was supreme, and the service was perfect. I am forever grateful for his professional skills and services. Let this wedding tale be forever told to all future mother of the brides to not use "so-called friends as caterers". My story has a very happy ending thanks to this very capable and highly accomplished caterer.
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SFoehl
Wedding:
6/27/2009
5.0/5.0
Nick was incredibly easy to work with, and the food was a great value for the cost. Very flexible with what we wanted for a smaller wedding.
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Carlton
Wedding:
6/6/2009
5.0/5.0
Everything was great!
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Laura
Wedding:
9/27/2008
5.0/5.0
Let me start off by saying that Nick Shoppe is awesome! He was extremely helpful and flexible, and I would recommend him to anyone. The food and service was great! His service is great because he includes the china, silver, glasses, and linens which makes it so much easier when you are having your reception at a place that does not have any of those items. Him and his staff are awesome because they will help set up your tables the way you want them w/ favors, etc. If you ask for it, he will basically do it. (w/ in reason) The best part too is that his packages are very reasonably priced.
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Reenie3
Wedding:
8/16/2008
5.0/5.0
Our day was rockin'. What started off as a rainy day at the beach ended up being the best party we'd ever been to. Fitzgerald's staff made it happen. The bartenders were great personalities and really kept my college friends entertained. Probably the best lobster I've ever eaten. My mother in-law took me aside at the end to say she approved of my selection in caterers. Big words since I didn't let her have anything to do with the planning for John's BIG day. Fitzgerald's YES!
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Kat C
Wedding:
7/7/2007
5.0/5.0
Nick and his staff were incredible! They were so calm and organized throughout the whole day that it really helped me relax and enjoy the AMAZING food. The hors d'oeuvres were especially yummy! My sister is still talking about how great everything was and she can't wait until she gets engaged so she can hire these guys for her day.
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Ari
Wedding:
2/2/2002
5.0/5.0
Our food was soooo good, and the price was relatively low compared the the cuisine that we'd tried before. Loved the service and the actual turnout. Can't say enough good things about them.
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beccabee127
Wedding:
5/6/2012
4.9/5.0
Couldn't have been happier. THey were so flexible, accommodated our multicultural cuisine, knew the venue very well, and everyone raved about the amazing food!
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Wendy Mac
Wedding:
7/12/2008
4.6/5.0
The food was delicious. The beef tenderloin was exceptional. The servers were friendly and very professional. The caterer was easy to work with. What is very helpful is that they can provide all the place settings and linens.
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