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Knoxville-Area Off-Site Caterers Ranked According to Number of 2019 Events, Then By Employees
Rank
'20
'19CompanyPhone
Website
Catering employees
FT/PT
Annual events
No. served per event
Price per person
Specialties
Top local executive
Year founded
13Newk's Eatery
9261 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37922
865-692-5301
newks.com
15
6/12
3,225
10-500
$10-$14
Fresh salads, sandwiches, artisan pizzas, made-from-scratch soups and home made desserts
Stephanie Elder
Director of operations
2010
21Petro's Chili & Chips Creative Catering
631 E. Emory Road
Powell, TN 37849
865-805-4688
petroscaters.com
15
NA/NA
2,750
15-750
$6-$15
Petros Chili Bar: chips, chili, cheese, tomatoes, green onions, sour cream, black olives, jalapenos, tortilla chips & jalapeno queso, marinated cucumbers, boxed lunches
Craig Mason
Mattie Lett
Owner
Catering director
1982
34Rothchild Catering & Conference Center
8807 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37923
865-690-0103
rothchildcatering.com
32
23/9
1,689
8-3500
$6-$150
Traditional and vegetarian, vegan and ethnic menus; specialty rental equipment, culinary trained staff, in-house decorator, audio-visuals, 24-hour round-the-clock shift feeding
Susan Rothchild
President
1980
48B & G All Occasion Catering
7231 Tazewell Pike
Corryton, TN 37721
865-687-8856
bandgcatering.com
60
5/55
1,561
10-1200
$8-$50
Breakfast and lunch options for businesses and clubs, specialized wedding options
Betty Henry
Owner
1991
52Buddy's Custom Catering
5806 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
865-588-0051
buddyscustomcatering.com
20
9/11
1,540
50-3500
$6.29-$29.99
Smoked on-site BBQ pork, smoked and grilled chicken, steaks, pork tenderloin, hot dogs, hamburgers, appetizers, catfish fry, honey pecan chicken, wedding specialty menus, custom menus, vegetarian, corporate events
Mark Lemoncelli
Mark Lemoncelli
Owner, CEO
President
1972
65Calhoun's Banquets/Copper Cellar Catering1
400 Neyland Drive
Knoxville, TN 37902
865-673-3399
coppercellar.com
120
NA/NA
1,140
25-1000
NA
BBQ, weddings, rehearsal dinners, receptions, events
Bart Fricks
COO
1975
714Shoney's of Knoxville - Catering
9720 Parkside Drive
Knoxville, TN 37922
865-690-6331
shoneysknox.com
5
2/3
1,125
50-500
$15-$25
Breakfast, family-style buffet, customizable menu
Roy Leslie
President, CEO
1962
811Archers BBQ
5415 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
865-394-9580
archersbbq.com
25
NA/NA
1,000
25-1500
NA
Pulled-to-order pork & chicken, Baby Back Ribs, sliced-to-order beef brisket with homemade sides and desserts
Archer Bagley
Owner
2011
96All Occasion Catering
922 N. Central Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37917
865-521-1300
alloccasioncatering.com
125
NA/NA
850
NA
NA
Coordinating culinary masterpieces for special events, weddings, community functions
Susan Green
Owner
1990
107Famous Dave's Catering
208 Advantage Place
Knoxville, TN 37922
865-694-9990
homeofthebigslab.com
50
NA/NA
800
12-15,000
$8-$30
St. Louis-style spare ribs, Texas beef brisket, Georgia chopped pork, hot link sausage, side dishes, desserts; steaks, burgers, hot dogs grilled on-site
Tamara Lister
Owner
2002
1113Take Out Thyme
711 S. Northshore Drive
Knoxville, TN 37919
865-247-0446
takeoutthyme.com
14
5/9
715
20-450
$12-$30
Southern-style comfort food, grilled chicken breast (numerous options), sautéed or grilled fresh-cut vegetables, appetizers, prime rib & beef tenderloin (carving station)
Kevin Filicky
Partner
1998
129Bradford Catered Events
4409 Greenway Drive
Knoxville, TN 37918
865-522-5552
bradfordevents.com
60
NA/NA
700
NA
NA
Customized menus, made-from-scratch food and beverages for social and corporate events, weddings
Kelly Webster
Owner
1982
1312Rosa's Catering Service
7635 Old Maynardville Pike
Knoxville, TN 37938
865-690-5757
rosascatering.com
65
25/40
527
20-800
$15-$200
Custom full-service catering, homemade and international cuisine
Phillip Nussbaumer
President
1971
1410Bridgewater Place Premier Catering & Events
205 Bridgewater Road
Knoxville, TN 37923
865-247-6071
bridgewaterplacetn.com
42
NA/NA
425
NA
NA
Chef team, event and bar staff offering custom menus of inventive, scratch-made culinary fare for galas, elegant in-home dining, corporate training, social events
Stefanie Hess
Managing partner
2013
1519Holly's Gourmet Market
5107 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
865-330-0123
gourmetsmarketandcafe.com
26
16/10
420
10-700
$12-$120
Playful and creative culinary style blending Southern heritage, classic technique and local flavors
Holly Hambright
Lisa Lawson
Executive chef
Events director
2007
1617Creative Catering of Knoxville
2400 N. Central
Knoxville, TN 37917
865.525-9384
creativecateringknoxville.com
15
NA/NA
275
NA
NA
Orchestrating events, weddings, charitable galas, corporate celebrations, intimate dinner parties
Nancy Kendrick
Founder
2009
1718Judy Dodd Catering2
114 Brentwood Drive
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
865-482-3611
judydoddcatering.com
6
NA/NA
275
25-450
$10-$60
Desserts, Southern cuisine, corporate lunches, wedding receptions
Whitney Dodd-Chambers
Owner
1984
1816Lighthouse Knoxville
6800 Baum Drive
Knoxville, TN 37919
865-247-6072
lighthouseknoxville.com
14
5/3
250
20-500
$10-$25
Smoked meats, Southern cooking, Italian cuisine
NA
NA
2012
1915The Tomato Head
12 Market Square
Knoxville, TN 37902
865-637-4067
thetomatohead.com
20
NA/NA
150
6-1000
$10-$15
Boxed lunches, sandwich and salad trays
Mahasti Vafaie
Owner
1990
20NRBig Fatty's Catering
5103 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
865-384-9084
bigfattyscatering.com
22
1/21
75
25-400
$17.95-$75.00
Traditional, Southern, Italian, BBQ
Lisa Smith
Chef, owner
1996
1 Source declined to participate. Information from 2019 survey; 2 Information from 2019 survey
Source: Individual company representatives, company websites. NA=not available or not applicable. Knoxville-area includes Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Claiborne, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, Jefferson, Knox, Loudon, McMinn, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Roane, Scott, Sevier, Union county. If you notice an error or omission, please contact Hayley Choy at 865-342-6494 or lists@knoxvillebiz.com.

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