Because Your Guests Deserve the Best
The Hitching Post Restaurant has a 60 year tradition of serving the "World's Best Barbecue" to folks from all over the world. We serve only the finest beef from the Midwest, our speciality since 1952 and also feature fresh seafood, ribs and chicken. Now you can have our famous food at your special event.
Whether it's traditional Santa Maria Style
barbecue for 50 or a plated Filet Mignon dinner for 600, the Hitching
Post catering crew will impress you and your guests!
Costs involved for onsite or offsite events vary depending on a number of factors, such as location, number of guests, menu, type of service, etc. We would be happy to give you a quote. You may e-mail us, or call us at (805) 937-6151
We bring the Hitching Post experience to your location. Weddings, class reunions, company parties, quinceaneras, whatever your special occasion. We travel all over California and beyond!
The Hitching Post Full Service DifferenceOur 60 year reputation as the premier steakhouse on the Central Coast provides our clients with the piece of mind knowing the last thing they'll have to worry about on the day of their big event is the food! But another integral part of what we offer is our service. Whether your event is a formal, plated dinner for 600 or a casual, fun-loving affair for 50, our service plan will be personally created to suit your needs and desires. The Hitching Post's service oriented staff have one goal in mind: Anticipating your needs and fulfilling them!
You may choose one of our most popular menus or we will meet
as often as needed to customize a menu that works for you and your
guests. If you've not had the pleasure of tasting our food previously,
we will gladly set up a tasting for you. Our event coordinator not only
arranges for all the food preparation with our chef, she is onsite the
day of the event to make sure the timing of your dinner is perfect.
Having catered on the Central Coast for over 30 years, we are
with many venues and vendors. We can recommend rental companies,
florists, bakeries, music and photographers that we have successfully
worked with in the past.
We can coordinate the
renting of china, flatware, glassware, tables, chairs, linen, dance
floors, tents, etc. Not only will we order them, on the day of event we
will check items in and make sure everything that was ordered has
We have a full bar catering license and can provide a fully
Day of Event
Our staff also assists other vendors as needed, whether it's
the florist, your own event coordinator, the venue staff, etc. Our
coordinator stays connected with everyone onsite who is working your
event so that everything runs smoothly. Cake cutting by our staff is
For an additional fee our staff will remain onsite until the conclusion of your event. They will take down tables and chairs, remove linens and make sure glassware is stored with other rentals.
Whatever your special event...wedding, anniversary, birthday, baptism, etc...we want to serve your family and friends. Whether it is here at our restaurant or at your location, you can count on our 60 years of experience to impress your guests!
E-mail us or call us at (805) 937-6151.