A Premier Chicago Catering Company

Weddings, Corporate Functions & Social Events


Cork Catering & Special Events has been offering high-end catering and event services for today’s discriminating customer. We transform weddings, corporate events, cocktail parties and special events from common occasions into extraordinary, unique celebrations. Cork Catering provides clients with exceptional cuisine and outstanding customer service for an unforgettable experience.


From drop-off catering services to complete event management, Cork Catering is the answer for your event requirements, whether a casual buffet for twenty, an elegant seated wedding for hundreds or a stationed-themed event for thousands. With our extensive selection of venues and resources we can help you find the perfect location; an elegant white wedding in a historic landmark, a stunning black-tie cocktail party at an opulent night club, a new-product launch in a downtown gallery, or an open-air celebration in a tented grassy field with Chicago as your backdrop. Our event coordinators are available to help you plan your menu, select rentals, and choose décor. Cork Catering & Special Events provides service to all of Chicago and the neighboring communities, from the Wisconsin and Indiana borders to the Fox River Valley.

Corporate Catering

Cork Catering & Special Events was designed to accommodate customers requiring a higher level of corporate catering and corporate event services. Since 1978, we have been working closely with corporate event planners to choose options that are pleasing to a variety of tastes and dietary requirements, consistently above expectations and within budget. Corporate catering demands numerous styles of food service and now, with Cork at your side, we offer them all. From simple box lunches for a small office meeting or 2,500 guests, to corporate picnics in Grant Park, gala events at the Chicago Cultural Center or board meetings, employee appreciation events, seminars, team building events & conferences throughout the city, it’s all second nature to us. We proudly serve some of the largest corporations in Chicago such at Motorola, AT&T, Metra, Accenture, United Airlines and many more. From low to high, we can work within your budget and make sure your event is a success.

Wedding Catering

Planning your perfect wedding can be a challenge when you’re trying to do it yourself. Cork Catering & Special Events lets you enjoy your wedding day and all the wonderful events leading up to it. Our wedding caterers and coordinators ease the process and are available to help you with everything from menu planning to entire event coordination. We can also help you plan your wedding shower, rehearsal dinner and post wedding breakfast. Call us today to start the process and get your customized quote.

Special Events Catering

Cork Catering & Special Events provides event services for home parties, fundraisers, gala balls, ribbon cuttings, media launches, branding events and more. We can provide support for a portion of your event or create a complete event from start to finish. We work with a diverse group of vendors, rentals agencies and service providers to meet all your special events needs. Contact us today and let us make your next special event a wonderful success.

Catering to a Chicagoland City Near You

We offer personalized catering services in many different cities throughout the Chicagoland area, including Wilmette, Lincolnshire, Highland Park, Northbrook, Deerfield, Lake Bluff and additional areas as listed below. At Cork Catering, planning a catered event specifically designed to meet our client’s needs is what we’re all about. We diligently seek to deliver beyond expectations no matter where you are located in Chicago.


Chicago Catering

If your ideal catering experience requires professionalism, expertise, uniqueness, stellar customer service, on-time organization and great food, than you’ve come to your final stop when searching for the best caterer in Chicago. From appetizers to desserts, formal to informal gatherings, structured corporate events to the most laid back special event in your very own home, Cork Catering will not disappoint. It’s one thing to impress your guests, but when you hire a Chicago catering company where attendees of events they serve ask for business cards, you know you’ve hired a gem.

Naperville Catering

Whether your event is a large corporate gala, business luncheon or wedding, our Naperville caterers will work with you to maximize your catering experience. From the initial setup to menu selection to the most difficult event organizing requirements, Cork Catering has as all of your catering needs covered in Naperville.

Schaumburg Catering

We’re here to help make your Schaumburg catering experience the best it can be. Building a strong reputation on respect, honesty, trust and integrity, Cork Catering is known in the Schaumburg community for exceptional customer service, innovative cuisine, and some of the finest catering services one can expect. As one of Chicagoland’s catering organizations, Cork serves numerous weddings, corporate events and other special events per year in Schaumburg and we’re here to help you get started.

Kenilworth Catering

From Kenilworth, our catering company is designed to execute a perfect corporate event, an exquisite wedding and any other type of special event where perfection is a must. In Kenilworth, Cork Catering is committed to creative menus, a professional staff and impeccable service that is nearly untouched throughout Chicago.

Winnetka Catering

Call our experienced Winnetka catering team to provide pristine touches on your special event. If it’s affordable prices you seek, we’ve got you covered. A reputation of excellence? Cork Catering is second to none. We specialize in treating you like one of our own. Whether you are planning a wedding, corporate event, or almost any type of special event, you will have first class service and the best catering quality one can find in Winnetka.

Oak Brook Catering

An immaculate Oak Brook catering experience that only some of the best caterers around can provide doesn’t go unnoticed. When you work with Cork Catering, together we will plan an unforgettable event down to the tiniest detail as we specialize in perfecting the small things. Our catering event planner and service staff will ensure your entire Oak Brook event is impeccably planned and flawlessly executed. From 19th Century Club and Cheney Mansion to Graue Mill & Museum and Bath & Tennis Club, our Oak Brook caterers works with you to create a perfect meal and catering experience.

Hinsdale Catering

Cork Catering is proud to serve the entire Hinsdale area with unbeatable and unmatched catering expertise. With many years of fulfilling weddings, corporate parties and other types of special events, we have simply become one of Chicagoland’s most trusted catering companies. From a Fortune 500 company to a local small business and private parties to elegant weddings, Cork is one of the best catering companies equipped to meet and exceed all of your catering requests and expectations.

Glencoe Catering

Searching blindly throughout Glencoe trying to find the best caterer around? Well, look no further. Cork Catering is a quality catering vendor working to fulfill our client’s dreams in every regard. From last-minute parties and important corporate luncheons to extravagant weddings, there’s no need to look elsewhere. We work with most event locations in and around Glencoe and the entire Chicagoland area. Our affordable catering and event planning staff will work with you to make your experience enjoyable and stress free.

Elgin Catering

From the moment you begin planning your next event in Elgin, a reputable and affordable catering company is almost always at the top of your mindset. Here at Cork Catering, we offer catering services for everything from media launches, branding events corporate events, ground-breaking ceremonies, gala events, fundraisers, and more. We are here to make your event a success. Cork has earned a reputation of one of the premier caterers in the western suburbs of Chicago. From the moment you contact our friendly and knowledgeable catering team, we will help you meet your budget and exceed your expectations. If it’s time for your next event in Elgin, please let us know how we may help.

Long Grove Catering

Unsure of what you want to serve at your next party, corporate event, or wedding in Long Grove? The list of caterers in Chicago might be endless, but when it’s a big in-house meeting, an important corporate breakfast or the wedding of your dreams, it’s important you hire only the best. Don’t let your next Chicago catering event go astray. Hire Cork Catering for any upcoming Long Grove wedding, family gathering, social event, personal event, corporate event or corporate meeting where it’s no option but to impress your guests.

Barrington Catering

Not every catering company can handle every type of event. And not every catering company can say many of their future catering events are from repeat customers. At Cork Catering, we can. We are a recognized leader in the catering industry throughout Barrington and other western suburbs of Chicago. As catering relief for your next private party, wedding, corporate event, office party or celebration of any kind in Barrington, we are the surefire way to entertain and leave any guest of yours hungry for more.