5829 SE Milwaukie Avenue
Portland, OR 97202
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You can bring the excellence, excitement, and creativity of Papa's and Jo to your next party or event. We cater everything from simple get-togethers to extravaganzas for a thousand people. We provide full-service catering and handle all phases of your event, from planning to washing dishes, from menu design to staffing and decor.

Our clients have included Presidents Reagan and Clinton, Cellular One, Intel, Tyee Productions, Nike, and Griggs Andersen Research, and we have done on-site catering for many commercial production companies. Banquet space is also available on a limited basis.

Since 1978, Papa Haydn has been offering outstanding food, impeccable service and the most exquisite desserts around. Papa Haydn Catering is an extension of this great tradition.

Our team can help you create a flawless event, whether you are planning an elaborate wedding, a business gathering or an intimate dinner party. From weddings, holiday parties and retirement celebrations, to corporate functions, client presentations, sales meetings and luncheons, Papa Haydn Catering will handle all phases of an event from planning to clean up.

Menu Selection | Our extensive catering menu is designed to accommodate all types of functions. Whether you prefer passed hors d’oeuvres, a buffet or an elegant full-service seated dinner, we will help you create a menu that suits your individual tastes and needs. This is a full service menu and most items are prepared on-site with a professional staff and the freshest ingredients.

Beverage Selection | We offer the option of a complete service bar and will gladly help you select the finest beer, liquor and viticulture offerings from the Pacific Northwest and around the globe. Papa Haydn’s excellence in this regard has been evidenced by the receipt of three consecutive “Award of Excellence” recognitions from Wine Spectator magazine.

Rental, Décor And Entertainment | Papa Haydn Catering will arrange for all of your rental equipment, flowers, decorations, ice sculptures, music, entertainment, staging, lighting and fun.

Our Team | Our professional staff is highly skilled in service techniques, the culinary arts, bartending and guest accommodations.

Pricing | All events are based on a per-person pricing scale. Menu selections and event requirements determine final price. Rental equipment fees are based upon individual needs. Service and bartending are provided at $18 an hour per server. Gratuity is added at 18% of all food and beverage sold with a minimum of $75 per server. Minimum orders – 20 guests and $19 per person for food.

Previous Clients | Papa Haydn Catering has had the pleasure of serving Presidents Reagan and Clinton, Cellular One, Intel, Nike, Griggs Anderson Research, Web Trends, Tyee Productions, Wells Fargo Bank, Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Pacific Northwest College of Art, M Financial Group, Key Bank, Microfocus, Banana Republic and many more.

Contact Us | At Papa Haydn Catering we take great pride in making your event a success. We will work with you to match your budget and goals to make your experience special, unique and an event to remember. Our chefs use the finest, freshest ingredients and our highly skilled service staff will cater to your every need. For more information, please contact us today to schedule an appointment with catering director Josh Rengert.