Welcome To Classic Fare Catering

As the Official Caterer at the University of Florida, we can accommodate a simple coffee break or a sit-down dinner for 1,000. We specialize in creating an unforgettable occasion. Please note that Premier Events are custom, so call (352) 392-3463 to ask a consultant for pricing.

Event Catering

Need catering for a large event or a more formal affair? We offer complete services for conferences, weddings, receptions, themed buffets and more. We offer many impressive appetizers and full-scale meals for any occasion in our traditional catering menu.

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Global Celebrations

Seasonal flavors from across the globe.

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Simple Takeaway’s

Pickup service for convenient on-campus food service for any student or faculty meeting.

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Zero Waste Events

Make your next event green easily.

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Tailgate Menu

Satisfy your hunger for game time by having us cater your next tailgate get together.

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Catering Selections

Event Catering

Event Catering

Need catering for a large event or a more formal affair? We offer complete services for conferences, weddings, receptions, themed buffets and more. We offer many impressive appetizers and full-scale meals for any occasion in our traditional catering menu.

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Simple Take Aways

Simple Take Aways

Pickup service for convenient on-campus food service for any student or faculty meeting.

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Global Celebrations

Global Celebrations

Seasonal flavors from across the globe.

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Zero Waste Events

Zero Waste Events

We are pleased to offer a variety of options that can make your next celebration more sustainable. We will be happy to work with you to cater to the unique needs of your event.

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Tailgator Menu

Tailgator Menu

Get your game hunger on and order from our Tailgator menu.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a delivery fee?
Yes, events outside of the Reitz Union may incur a delivery fee.

Is linen included?
We typically include the linen needed for your food and beverage tables. Some buffets and plated meals may also include the linen for guest tables. Additional linen can be rented for an extra charge. (Linen is not included for any Simple Takeaways orders).

Is china included?
China is included for events in the Reitz Union, events outside of the Union may rent china for an extra charge.

Do I need to pay a gratuity?
No, we do not charge a gratuity to our customers.

How many people does 1 gallon serve?
1 gallon has approximately 16 servings in it based on an 8-ounce cup.

Will Classic Fare Catering handle the tables and chairs?
We do not provide tables and chairs, these are the responsibility of the client. We can help you rent them or set them up but there may be an additional charge.

How late can I place my order?
We recommend placing all orders at least 2 weeks in advance. You can place an order up to 3 business days prior without incurring a late order fee.

Does Classic Fare Catering deliver off-campus?
Yes, we do!

How late can I cancel my order?
We ask that you cancel your order in writing by 3 business days prior to the date.

I don’t have a lot of money, can you work with my budget?
Of course! We have a wide variety of options and the sales staff will be happy to customize an order for you.

Testimonials

The staff who worked with me on the evening of Tuesday, 11/4 were the best! Very friendly, helpful and they didn’t get frustrated with me with last minute changes!! I can’t say enough good things about them!

Robyn Crawford — Statistics

Excellent presentation and the perfect compliment to the StoryCorps kick-off reception at the Harn Museum. Your commitment to quality makes every event wonderful and very professional. Many thanks!

Sue Wagner — WUFT

Great! As always! Thanks!

Sarah Carswell — College of Pharmacy

It was wonderful as always!

Cherie Sussman — March of Dimes

Beautifully arranged and delicious. Always dependable.

Ellen Sattler — Student Affairs

The advice on selections was very helpful.

Rebecca Fitzsimmons — Harn Museum

Classic Fare seeks to please.

Shelton Davis — Human Resource Services

Thanks — you all did a wonderful job. Our Dean was VERY happy and it looked great. Thanks for the china & glasses and for the nice beverage dispensers – it really made it look like a quality event! THANK YOU!

Sarah Fitzpatrick — College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Always helpful and courteous.

JoAnn Davis — IFAS Food & Resource Economics

We appreciate the catering services so much. It was an absolute success and we hope to use you again!

Kyle Niklett — Gator Sport Management

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Ordering from Classic Fare Catering

Classic Fare Catering offers two convenient ways to order for your events

By Phone:

 

You can call our office between the hours of:

8 am to 5 pm — Monday-Friday.

Feel free to call with any questions. We can consult with you on anything from menu selection to decorations. Don’t hesitate to ask!

(352) 392-3463

Online:

Our online ordering system, Cater Trax, allows you to set up an account and keep track of your orders. You are able to track multiple orders and customize your menu to suit the occasion.

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