Established in 1978, Taste is women-owned and operated and has provided the very best in catering and event planning services for private and corporate clients in the San Francisco Bay Area for almost 40 years. From an elaborate and very private rock-star wedding in Napa to a Fortune 500 company picnic for 4,000 in Silicon Valley to an elegant, high security sit-down dinner for the President of the United States, our client list speaks for itself. Taste is committed to making your unique event the best that you or your guests have ever attended.
Starting with our owners and driving forces, MeMe Pederson and Janet Griggs and our talented Executive Chefs each and every one of our wedding planners, event designers, chefs and experienced staff is dedicated to one thing, excellence; in the product we provide and the service we give.
Taste uses only the freshest and highest quality ingredients and actively supports local growers and producers that engage in organic and sustainable agricultural practices that protect the health of the land and the consumer.
We insist upon and deliver excellence in food and service to each of our clients, every time. Please visit our Purveyor's page to learn more about our farmers.
We provide a respectful work environment that encourages excellence and loyalty in our employees.
We support causes that improve our community including:
- Meals on Wheels
- Academy of Friends
- San Francisco AIDS Foundation
- Macy's Passport
- Strike Out Breast Cancer
- AIDS Memorial Grove
- New Leaf
- Project Inform
- The Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture (CUESA)
- Mills College
- Stanford University
- Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Contact one of our event designers today for more information and to begin planning your next special event.