San Diego's Best Full Service Caterer Specializing in Breathtaking Weddings, Corporate Events, Venue Management and Extraordinary Cuisine
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With over 27 years of experience in the industry, Personal Touch Dining specializes in full service catering and event management for corporate events, fundraising galas, school dances and weddings. Throughout our expansion, we have adhered to the exceptional standards that have distinguished our company since we began. We bring this outstanding service and presentation to dozens of venues here in San Diego.

As a Full Service Caterer, we strive to include anything and everything you could possibly need in order to execute your special event flawlessly. Our knowledgeable management staff and experienced culinary team work together to create the menu you have been dreaming of. With our array of customizable options and our close attention to detail, we are confident that our “Personal Touch” will enhance your event.

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Best San Diego Catering – Wedding, Event, Corporate

Personal Touch Dining is the best choice in San Diego catering, for your wedding or event, and has been for nearly 30 years. As well, if you are seeking a unique and talented San Diego event caterer, you have come to the right place. Our catering menus are diverse and customizable, featuring a wide range of culinary expertise and signature dishes. We offer a boundless variety of full-service menu options, including a number of configurable buffet and seated entree selections.

Our specialties include tantalizing tray-passed hors d’oeuvres and gourmet dining experiences, as well as signature cocktails and full bar service. From the very early planning stages of your event, we will be there to help ensure everything exceeds expectations. Because of our extensive experience as wedding and event caterers, we are uniquely able to make recommendations and suggestions for fun and highly memorable events. From elegant weddings, to themed events, to all-out parties, we have ideas to take your function to the next level.

About Our Menus

Our menu options are unparalleled. We personally source our ingredients, with rotating catering selections. Recent favorites include Boneless & Braised Beef Short Ribs, Mushroom Chardonnay Chicken, Miso Glazed Salmon, and Grilled Vegetable Lasagna. To accompany the main course, we have delightful seasonal options such as Strawberry & Walnut Salad, Cilantro Lime Rice, and Freshly Baked Artisan Bread. And of course, there are sumptuous desserts, such as mini Cake-Tinis, Fruit Cobbler Á la Mode, and the ever-popular chocolate fountains.

As you browse our website, you’ll see photos from recent weddings and events, so you can enjoy visual examples of our work. You’ll also find a downloadable version of our catering menu. We welcome questions about our menu options, and your specific needs and tastes.

As an added benefit, we offer extensive rental equipment coordination, overseeing everything from table and chair rentals to decoration, tenting, and décor. This way, everything can be accomplished in one place, by the same expert team! Also, we provide all levels of bar service, including beer and wine, full liquor, champagne toasts, and specialty drink stations.

Areas Of Specialty

We provide catering throughout San Diego, including weddings, events, corporate, proms, and charity galas. We are happy to serve all San Diego event locations, and even have our own exclusive venues, including Mt. Woodson Castle and Leo Carrillo Ranch. Having built up a stellar reputation and a commitment to excellence, the name Personal Touch Dining is synonymous with the best in San Diego catering!

Along with our top-notch internal team, we have an extensive network of recommended vendors within the industry. We have been working alongside these elite professionals for years, at countless weddings and events, and are pleased to refer them to our clients. Feel free to browse our website for preferred vendors, or let us know if you would like a specific recommendation. We will have you covered!

Your San Diego Catering Company

If you are planning a wedding or event in San Diego, or nearby areas such as Carlsbad, La Jolla, Carmel Mountain, Del Mar, we’d love to hear from you. We also welcome you to check out our reviews on Yelp, WeddingWire, The Knot, and across the web. You will see the happiness level of our clients! Whether your event is large or small, we have scalable options, and can accommodate many different budget levels.

Please take a moment to contact us and provide a few details about your upcoming occasion. We look forward to talking with you, learning about your catering and event needs, and helping to cross something big off your list!