Large Event Catering in Charleston

Full-Service Private Event Catering

With all the details to take care of when planning a social event, wouldn’t it be wonderful to check food, décor, floral and bar service off the to-do list with one swipe of the pen? That’s what hiring Duvall Catering & Events for full-service social event catering in Charleston, SC, does. With full-service catering, you get so much more than just a delicious meal. Our catering staff oversees set-up, food preparation and presentation, service, beverages, and clean-up. No detail is left half-done.

Full-service catering means you only have to deal with one vendor. Having only one partner to communicate with, you’ll ease the stress of event planning and decrease the chances of miscommunication. And when everything is being supplied by one company, you can count on the same quality of service from the hors d’oeuvres to after-dinner drinks for any of your social events, from fundraisers for a not-for-profit to charity events.

As the oldest and largest caterer in Charleston, Duvall Catering & Events has the experience to handle your special requests with ease.

Types of Social Events We Cater

At Duvall Catering & Events, we love gatherings, and we love to help people celebrate all the important moments in their lives. No matter how formal or fanciful the occasion, we’ll help you design every last detail. The only thing you’ll have to do is sit back and savor the moment.

What kinds of social events do we cater? All sorts, including:

No matter what you are celebrating, our trusted team of catering and events sales coordinators
will help you create memories you will cherish for years to come.

Full-Service Private Large Event Catering in Charleston

With food, bar, and décor services available from one experienced source, why would you look anywhere else for event catering?
Duvall Catering & Events is pleased to work with various private and not-for-profit clients to create parties with a purpose.
Let our spectacular service and imaginative cuisine make your next social event a success.

Private Event Catering

Nothing is better than homegrown. Duvall Catering & Events chooses only the best locally sourced ingredients from GrowFood Carolina and Lowcountry Local First to ensure you and your guests enjoy a truly fresh culinary experience. Whether you’re craving a down-home backyard BBQ or multiple courses of gastronomic wonder, our chefs will create a divinely exquisite experience.

Bar Service

From refreshing craft cocktails to perfectly chilled beer, our full bar service includes everything you need to keep the libations flowing—including a complete bar set-up. Every bartender with Duvall Catering & Events is professionally trained, certified, and ready to make your guests feel at home.

Décor Service

What kind of décor do you envision for your event? Our private event décor rentals in Charleston, SC, will make your vision a reality. Our design and décor team carefully curates every element to create the style you want with the budget you need. We can source it all from farm tables and country lace to high-style lounge seating and lighting.

Floral Services

No social event would be complete without floral services. Let our floral team design the centerpieces, table runners, and arrangements that perfectly complement your décor style. Our floral designers are renowned for providing beautiful and innovative private event floral services in Charleston, SC.

How the Private Event Catering Process Works


Set Up a Consultation

Meet our experienced event coordinators to review ideas, themes, and budgets for your event.


Build a Custom Package

Our catering and event sales coordinators are here to help you choose which food, décor, and beverages offer the best presentation for your event.


Schedule a Tasting

Taste a variety of chef-prepared creations before selecting the final menu.


Let Us Do the Work

Take the credit for an amazing private event without having to break a sweat. We take care of everything from setup to takedown.

Social Event Catering Menus

We have menus to complement any event. Please view our sample menus to see the types of foods we offer. We can meet your dietary needs and special requests, from backyard BBQ to a formal three-course dinner with wine pairings. Schedule a tasting to speak with one of our planners and try our menu items before you decide.

Private Event Catering in Charleston: Serving Styles

So much depends on the serving style! Duvall Catering & Events offers catering options for every type of event.

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Charleston Social Event Catering FAQs

1What Does Full-Service Catering Mean?
Full-service social event catering in Charleston, SC, includes menu planning, kitchen staff, servers, bussers, and everything else necessary to prepare and serve food for your event. Floral arrangements and décor designs are also part of our full-service options.
2How Do I Know How Much Food to Order for My Private Event?
The amount of food depends on the catering services your event requires and the number of people attending. Our planners can assist you in deciding what is suitable for your event.
3What Catering Style is Right for My Private Event?
Food preferences and atmosphere goals are critical factors in deciding the perfect catering event. Served, plated meals and passed hors d’oeuvres are more appropriate for formal occasions, while buffets and family-style service add a more casual flair.
4What Is the Average Cost Per Person for Catering in South Carolina?
Catering costs vary greatly depending on the food and service chosen for the event, plus the number of guests. Expect to pay between $20 and $110 per person.
Social Event Planning Resources

Please visit our blog and other listed resources for more ideas on social event planning.