Featured Vendor: Gilmore Catering

Gilmore Catering tops the list as one of the Highest Ranked Catering Companies in West Michigan 

Gilmore Collection Catering Grand Rapids Michigan

Leading the Industry in Wedding Catering 

The award-winning Gilmore Catering is among the best social and corporate catering companies in West Michigan. In operation since 1978, the industry-leading catering company has perfected their craft with chef-inspired and customized catering menus, premier Michigan venues and banquet facilities, as well as dedication to excellence in hospitality and presentation. 

Gilmore Collection Catering Grand Rapids Michigan

It is no understatement to say that Gilmore Catering specializes in weddings. In the last year, the catering company served over 600 events with 70% dedicated to weddings. Each wedding is ensured by the high quality and detail oriented support of Gilmore’s coordinators, organizers and managers who boast over 100 years of combined industry experience.  

Preferred Vendor for Over 20 Locations 

Gilmore Catering holds some of the best and long standing relationships in the industry. The renowned catering company is on the preferred vendor lists of over 20 premier venues in West Michigan in addition to the company’s own wedding spaces listed below: 

  • The BOB
  • Clearwater Place 
  • Paddock Place 
  • Baker Lofts 
  • Kirby House
  • Bostwick Lake Inn
  • Redstone Inn

Family Owned and Culture

Gilmore Collection Catering Grand Rapids Michigan

Gilmore Catering is closely tied to the Gilmore Family; all staff strive to honor and make the family proud through excellence in service at every event. Cultivating an experience that is both professional and personal is the number one priority for Catering Manager, Lori Wilmes, who shares her expert tips for planning your wedding day below, 

“Slow down the process and take your time in establishing details such as guest count, venue and the date of your event. Doing a little bit of work before meeting with vendors help them help you better.” 

A Message from Gilmore Catering 

Gilmore Collection Catering Grand Rapids Michigan

“When you choose Gilmore Catering for your wedding catering and event planning, our priority will be to bring your perfect destination, downtown, lakeshore, traditional, modern, or LGBT wedding to life. With us, you’ll receive customized chef-driven menus including locally sourced ingredients and gluten-free wedding food options; knowledgeable wedding planners and coordinators; access to unique and affordable wedding locations, venues, and banquet rooms in Grand Rapids, Michigan and West Michigan lakeshore; and personal, warm service for you and your guests on your special day.”

Learn more about Gilmore Catering and New Comstock Park Venue

Click HERE to learn more about Gilmore Catering. Make sure to ask about the company’s soon to come venue located in Comstock Park!




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