Can’t deal with the idea of catering your next party on your own? Call in the experts! Habitu, Delicious, Kama Delivery and Shamrock are all known for classic party food, see below. We’ve also found a range of other Hong Kong caterers that’ll take care of all your hosting needs, as well. Read on and take your pick!
We know all too well just how much time and effort goes into throwing a party. Whether it’s for yourself, for the office, or your kids! When it’s a birthday celebration for your child the pressure is probably the most intense, as you want to make it extra special (and kids are tougher than even the pickiest clients!). But doing all that work isn’t always easy. Our solution? Hire a party caterer!
We’ve listed our favourites around town who will cater to your every need, be it food, drink, birthday cakes and more. Some of these catering companies in Hong Kong even go beyond party food and offer party venues, tableware and other party supplies, wait staff and party planning services, so all you need to do is kick up your heels and enjoy the party!
Shamrock Catering Group – Party catering for kids’ birthdays, junk boat catering, catering equipment rentals and more
Shamrock is well known for all things catering in Hong Kong. You can expect crowd-pleasing pizzas, pastas, chicken goujons and fruit skewers amongst the most popular choices on its extensive kids’ party menu. And if you’re looking to really make it the kids’ party of the year, consider throwing in a cotton candy machine or a chocolate fountain! Shamrock can set up at your home or at popular Hong Kong party venues. Don’t worry about the adults – there are a ton of catering options and special menus for them as well.
Ali Oli Bakery – Party caterer with custom-made kids’ birthday cakes for special occasions
For those on the search for themed party ideas and creative custom cakes for kids, look no further than Ali Oli! Established in 1986, it’s more than experienced in providing customers of all ages with homemade style catering for all occasions. Whether you are after simple sandwiches or varied international cuisines (Italian, Moroccan and Indian, to name a few!), Ali Oli catering will be able to help. Get in touch with the catering team to work out a menu for the occasion. And if you’re still looking for a party venue, you can host your celebration at its cafe too!
Delicious – Reputed party caterers with everything from finger food to spit roasts
Give your kids a reason to brag on their special day and hire the chefs who did the backstage catering for Lady Gaga, Maroon 5, Clockenflap and more! With the goal of making all events delicious, Chef Dennis and Chef Anouska turned a small café into one of Hong Kong’s largest party catering companies. Your children are sure to love the kids’ party menu with gammon ham and brie rolled crepes on sticks, beef burgers on colourful buns or fresh fruit skewers with marshmallows. The adults will favour the Bento boxes, BBQ and spit roast menus and more.
Knead – Catering with platters of sandwiches, salads, wraps and more
One of Sassy Mama’s favourite sandwich shops (and go-to lunch spots!), Knead now offers healthy, delicious and full catering meals for junk boat parties, office get-togethers and summer picnics. While Knead is most suited to parties for adults, it has a wide variety of finger food – sandwiches, brownies, skewers and other tasty treats – that will be devoured by kids alike.
Kama Delivery — Affordable kids’ party catering in Hong Kong
When you need to feed the hungry masses on short notice, look to Kama Delivery. The Little Friend Set is perfect for a birthday party and comes with a choice of pasta and burger, plus a variety of snacks (takoyaki, fried fish pieces, croquettes and more), plus a drink and choice of sweets. Plus, there are catering packages for 2 to 100 adults making it an affordable catering option all around.
Invisible Kitchen – Innovative and healthy party catering with kids’ menu
We are big fans of Chef Tom Burney’s Invisible Kitchen. Its nutritious and healthy food doesn’t skimp on flavour and holds the title of one of Hong Kong’s greenest caterers. Present your guests with a range of tasty canapés attentively delivered by its wait staff. Or, opt for a buffet and add on the children’s menu (minimum order of 15 kids and must be ordered alongside regular packages). With kid-friendly food options like fried rice, cheese straws and pita pizzas, your littlest gourmands are sure to be impressed.
Sassy Mama tip: Looking for something even more intimate and tailor-made to your tastes? Check out Tom Burney’s Hong Kong Personal Chef service (see here) that’s previously catered to the likes of Keanu Reeves, Chris Hemsworth, Kylie Minogue and the Sassy Mama team. We can guarantee that you’ll be in pro hands!
Relish Kitchen – Party catering, finger food and event planning
Founded in 2005, Relish has since grown into a “concept to completion” events and catering company. Today, it specialises in décor, production and event planning, with exceptional food made entirely with fresh, seasonal produce at the core. This means that you can let them handle all the cooking, washing, lifting and organising while you sit back and have a great time. Look at the Relish at Home offerings if you’d like to plan a birthday picnic, high tea or any other type of unique celebration.
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Gingers – Hong Kong Caterers with over 20 years of experience
If you’re hosting an intimate family gathering or a large event party, Gingers have you covered with its range of international flavours offering everything from sandwiches, tarts and canapés to full-scale buffet lunches and dinners. Gingers can cater for your party either with or without a chef to prepare your food.
Nosh – Nutritious party food and junk boat catering
Healthy food = brain food and if you are looking for nutritious choices for your next corporate event, opt for Nosh’s fuss-free buffet catering for between 30 to 500 people. Best known as a healthy meal plan and office lunch delivery service, it serves only organic quinoa, grass-fed beef, hormone-free chicken, and the freshest ingredients, making sure your guests are getting the quality they deserve.
Habitu – Home-style party food catering
You may have seen Habitu dotted around town, and maybe even stopped for a little caffeine fix. But did you know it also caters? Bringing rustic, bespoke European flavours, you can indulge in its bakery box full of delectable pastries, or order a sharing platter and pass the nibbles around. Did we mention it offers a butler service to set up tables, serve food, look after guests, take photos, and more?
Supreme Catering – Catering that comes from a recognised Hong Kong restaurant group
Introduced by the popular local Tsui Wah chain restaurants in Hong Kong, Supreme Catering prepares and delivers high-quality dishes to a variety of events from birthdays to weddings and everything in between. The Kids Happy Birthday party menu includes a variety of crowd-pleasing favourites from ha gau to Hawaiin pizza. Special, tailor-made menus are available upon request.
Pomegranate – Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cuisine catering
Pomegranate has become popular for its modern take on Mediterranean food and can cater to any sort of event, from corporate lunches to junk boat trips. It also has the perfect venue for private dining (venue charges are waived if Pomegranate is catering for the occasion).
More Party Food Catering Companies In Hong Kong
- Black Sheep Restaurants — GO delivery app for catering from your favourite restaurants, including a junk catering option. www.delivery.blacksheeprestaurants.com
- Dining Concepts — Opt for catering from Bistecca, TANGO or Le Pain Quotidien. www.diningconcepts.com
- Mandarin Oriental — Elevate your event with luxe these catering packages. www.mandarinoriental.com/hong-kong
- Monsieur Chatté — Everything from charcuterie platters, main dishes, desserts and drinks. www.monsieurchatte.com
- R & R Bagels — Bagel bundles for 10 to 30 people. www.randrbagels.com
- Ta Pantry — Junk boat catering options. www.ta-pantry.com
- Zebratasty — Corporate and conference catering. www.zebratasty.com
Editor’s Note: “Hong Kong Party Catering” was originally published in July 2018 and updated most recently in August 2022 by Jess Mizzi.