The catering industry in Bangladesh has been around for decades, but with the recent hype in corporate dinners, big family functions, and birthday parties, it is surging to a new level. Many community centers and convention centers sometimes provide their own catering service, but some of them don’t. In that case, the client can choose their own preferred catering service that can offer them their desired cuisine or menu style. This process has raised the catering industry to new heights in Bangladesh, especially after COVID-19.
Even though a lot of catering services in Bangladesh have a long legacy of serving really famous Bangladeshi aristocrats, the emerging catering service providers are doing relatively better than them since they are more adapted to the new ideas and trends of today’s world. In this article, we are going to talk about the top 7 catering services in Bangladesh who managed to go with this new wave.
List of the top 7 catering service providers in Bangladesh:
- Paragon Catering
- Masterchef Subrat Ali Catering
- Alpha Catering Service
- Desh Catering Service
- Salsa Catering Service
- Iqbal Catering
- Monsoon Catering
1. Paragon Catering
The first name that comes to mind when considering the best catering service in Bangladesh is – Paragon Catering service. It’s impressive how fast they managed to cover a large number of events within such a short time of just 4 years, They started their venture in 2019 and now they already catered to 2,000 weddings and 500 corporate events. It is one of the fastest growing 360-degree catering solutions in Bangladesh right now.
Residing in Gulshan, the corporate hub of Dhaka, they manage to offer a large number of services to corporate and private events, especially in the Gulshan area. Their menu is diverse and it comprises several international cuisines. Not a lot of catering services offer such variety in their menu which includes Chinese, Thai, Mediterranean, Indian as well as fusion cuisine. They are capable of arranging food for around 10,000 people, which is a remarkable number. Paragon Catering is open 24 hours and proudly takes the number one position in the catering market in Bangladesh right now.
2. Masterchef Subrat Ali Catering
Born in 1935 in Armanitola, Dhaka, at Chowdhury Bari, Masterchef Subrat Ali is one of the most renowned names in the Indian sub-continental cuisine business. From Queen Elizabeth II to President Nasir Ali of Egypt, President Kennedy, and Prince Aga Khan, his food delighted some of the most prestigious people in the world. From the ancestral legacy of his great-grandfather – Jahir Ali, he kept it alive with the quality and taste of the food he prepared. After his death in 2012, Masterchef Subrat Ali catering is now run by his son Md. Shadillah (Kaisar).
Masterchef Subrat Ali Catering has an excellent event planning team who takes care of managing themes of the catering services. Their services cover wedding events, corporate programs, home delivery, private events, etc. They also offer an individual package set menu. They are open every day from 9 AM to 10 PM.
3. Alpha Catering Service
Alpha Catering was founded by two IBA-DU graduates, which is transforming the country’s long-standing catering industry. It is a 360-degree event solution provider that emphasizes tech, empathy, and the ability to connect to its clients and workers. They are more of a consultant-based catering company that provides catering and decor as per your preference for your special events. They offer their services for weddings, corporate events, personal events, office lunches, cafeteria management, etc. Their website illustrates their entire service like a Michelangelo painting, pinned to perfection. They have the best digital catering service in the market as well.
The customer can easily get in touch with the customer service team whenever there’s an emergency in the event. Being a youth-driven company, it establishes the idea of a fine catering service by maintaining the taste and quality of food and by providing timely needed services.
4. Desh Catering Service
Another excellent food catering service on this list is Desh Catering Service. They have two separate catering services on offer – Private Catering and Corporate Catering. Private catering services include Birthday Parties, Gaye Holud, weddings etc. In addition to that, they provide extensive corporate catering for institutions like British American Tobacco Bangladesh (BAT), HSBC Bank, AB Bank, Meghna Bank, Trust Bank, AB Bank, BRAC Bank etc. Residing in North Matikata, they cover a lot of private and corporate events around the Mirpur and Baridhara DOHS area. Desh catering is open 24 hours a day and can offer emergency service to your doorstep.
5. Salsa Catering Service
Apart from Subrat Ali, Salsa Catering Service is among the oldest Bangladeshi food catering business. Salsa Catering maintains an international work environment and the workers and chefs are professionally trained to maintain the hygiene and quality of food. They have the most modern cuisine and also have international chefs who have experience from abroad. Their service is customizable and clients can change the menu according to their preferences. Salsa Catering Service has a long history of offering catering services to private and corporate events, and they are well recognized amongst the catering community. They have provided their services to Robi, Bashundhara Group, Bank Asia, Novratis, etc. Residing in Uttara, they offer service all around Dhaka and they are open from 9 AM to 9 PM.
6. Iqbal Catering
In the midst of Dhaka’s catering industry, Iqbal Catering is another renowned name. One of the interesting facts about their catering service is that they provide traditional cuisine in a fusion style. Their menu is referred to as “Shahi Mutton Kacchi Set Menu” because their specialty is their mutton Kacchi which is well-loved by their clients and customers. They started a special home delivery service during the surge of COVID-19, which brought upon a good boost to their business. They are open 24 hours a day and are located in Adabor, Dhaka.
7. Monsoon Catering
In Bangladesh, Monsoon Catering is the standard for both corporate and residential catering. It is a well-known and reputable catering service in Dhaka. They are well known for providing their customers with high-quality foods. They often partner with different convention centers to provide their catering service. Moreover, Monsoon Catering covers all sorts of weddings and corporate events. They have important clients in the banking, telecommunications, power, and pharmaceutical industries. Located in Eskaton, Monsoon offers service to numerous government offices like Bangladesh police, Matshyo Bhavan, etc.
Using a food service will save you time and reduce your stress as a host. When the preparation, serving, and cleanup of the food is handled by a catering business, it saves up the energy of the host so that he or she can socialize with the invitees better. With the recent boom in the catering business in Bangladesh, social functions can become more flexible and relaxing for both the people taking the service and catering services as well.