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Gourmet Carry-out and Catering for All Events Since 1994

Walk Ins Welcome in Our Store Front for Carryout Items!
Catering Items, Specialty Packages, and Holiday Menus Need to be Ordered Well in Advance. Call to Order at 314-963-9899

About Us

Since 1994, The Art of Entertaining has been continually recognized for our commitment to excellence! The St Louis Business Journal has acknowledged The Art of Entertaining numerous times for “Best Carry-Out Lunch”, and “Best Carry-Out Dinner”, also St. Louis Magazine has awarded The Art of Entertaining with the “Best of the Best Award”. We have also been awarded “Best Catering” by Ladue News Platinum List and “Favorite Place to Buy Prepared Foods” & “Favorite Caterer” by Sauce Magazine. In 2008, we competed against three other catering professionals from around the country on the popular TV series “Food Network Challenge”. These awards, along with rave reviews from life-long customers convey our drive to succeed in the culinary service industry.

Specializing in corporate/business, party and event catering, The Art of Entertaining also provides a full line of carry-out items designed for busy persons on-the-go. Whether it is carry-out, or catered, The Art of Entertaining only uses the freshest ingredients and holds the end product to exacting specifications. You will find our food speaks for itself!

“Our mission is to provide our customers with the best service and culinary experience in our industry. Every dish will conform to our highest quality and freshness standards as if it were intended for our own dinner table.” -Ann Marie Lemcke, Owner




Phone & Office Hours: Monday-Friday 10:00AM to 3:00PM

*Catering Orders Must Be Placed in Advance with Payment Information. We have limited availability especially around the holidays,
and we will cut off orders for any day if we have hit our maximum capacity*

Items intended to be served hot will come refrigerated with heating instructions
and will be ready to be heated in your oven (or microwave for carryout) at home!

Contact Us

                   Phone (Phone Hours 10am-3pm M-F)                   (314) 963-9899


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