FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What size groups can you cater for?

    Whether you need to feed a few or a few hundred, we’ve got you covered. We recommend placing orders online for groups of 10 or more. For larger groups over 200 we recommend calling our restaurants.

  • Can I pick up my catering order?

    Yes, we offer both pick-up and delivery options.

  • How do I place my catering order?

    You can order online, filing out our catering inquiry form or you can call our restaurants and our catering specialist will be happy to assist you.

  • Do you offer custom menus?

    Our Catering Specialists can work with you to build a custom party package from our catering menu selections.

  • Can I customize menu items?

    We may be able to make changes to certain menu items to accommodate dietary restrictions.

  • How is the food presented?

    We can either package catering items in to-go containers for you to transfer to your own serving dishes, or we can arrange it on disposable platters or disposable chafing dishes.

  • Do you provide disposable plates, napkins, etc.?

    Yes. We provide Paper plates, napkins, and plastic cutlery free of charge.


  • Do you cater weddings?

    We cater to all different types of events with drop-off service and setup service.

  • Do you provide wait staff and party rentals such as flatware, and glassware?

    We do not provide wait staff or party rentals.

  • Do you provide setup?

    Yes, we provide setup service for an additional charge.

  • Do you deliver?

    We provide delivery with a minimum purchase of $150, for a small fee based on location.

  • How much should I order for my event?

    Our tray options make it easy to decide how much food you will need for your event. We offer Full trays that feed up to 16 people and Half Pans feed up to 9 people. In addition to Full and Half trays, we have catering Packages that include salads, entrees and drinks.

  • How far in advance do I need to place my catering order?

    All catering orders will require a 24-hour pre-order. These may include unusually large catering orders and early deliveries/pickups.

  • What is the minimum order for catering delivery?

    The minimum order for delivery is $150.00.

  • Is Pasta Al Gusto catering a good choice for my event?

    Pasta Al Gusto catering is a great choice for any event. Our catering menu makes it easy to order exactly what you need, no matter the occasion. We also offer online ordering which saves your time.

  • Why Pasta Al Gusto catering?

    Nothing brings people together like a family-style meal with delicious food and great friends. Our catering provides your guests with classic, authentic Italian favorites, ensuring that every one of your guests leaves happy.

  • Order Catering Online

    10 or 1,000 guests, our catering menu is perfect for breakfast and lunch meetings of any size. simply order online and we will deliver it at the time and date of your choosing. Want to pick it up? let us know and it will be ready for you at your closest Pasta Al Gusto location. 

    Catering Italian Food in Chicago Area for more than 10 Years

    Pasta Al Gusto has catered to Chicago area residents and its businesses for over 10 years. We take pride in providing the tastiest Italian food in Chicago at affordable prices. Whether it’s a family celebration or an important business meeting, Pasta Al Gusto can meet your every need and provide you with the level of service that is expected for your event. Our staff is trained for either casual drop off service or a completely served event to meet every type of budget. So, if it’s a party, a luncheon buffet, or a special dinner with friends or family, let Pasta Al Gusto do the cooking.