Catering the Lowcountry

A family owned & operated, full-service caterer, Hamby Catering & Events has served the Charleston area since 1979 with signature customer service and innovative cuisine. Hamby provides all food & beverage services, rental coordination, floor plan & timeline creation, and streamlined advice on all event logistics.

The Hamby team is dedicated to using the freshest, most sustainable ingredients and finest preparation techniques. Our secret ingredient for making each event successful is our staff, who approach each event with thoughtful expertise and time-tested experience. Our team customizes every menu to suit the palate and dietary needs of our clients, making each event unique and personalized.

  • Weddings

    Celebrating with Charleston brides for 37 years!

  • social

    From birthdays and anniversaries to tailgating and cocktail parties.

  • corporate

    From breakfast to box lunches for businesses of any size.

  • Pickup menu

    Your meal made easy ... with a 48 hour advance notice.

Have you heard?

  • The food is absolutely amazing and everyone is very professional and flexible to whatever meets our needs. The service is above and beyond to make sure everything is perfect. They even helped us pick out rentals and everything else for our wedding. Alyssa (Jan. 2015)

  • We couldn't be happier with choosing Hamby as our caterer. Ryan and his team were so easy to work with, helped make recommendations and accommodations for a budget, were extremely professional, and the food was amazing! Our guests all raved about the food. I strongly recommend using Hamby!!!  Jessica (May 2015)

  • If you want a food-focused, full service experience, look no further. I was able to customize an elevated menu that pleased every discriminating palate, and create a beautiful atmosphere with the help of Hamby's planning services. My wedding day was memorable and ran so smoothly.  Happy Bride (June 2013)

  • We would never had been able to enjoy the reception so much without all your work. Megan, you were exceptional! We received so many compliments on the food and decor. It was a pleasure working with Hamby and if the opportunity arises, Hamby will be my first choice in catering.   Lois (May 2013)

  • I couldn't say enough about how great Hamby was! Ryan, our event coordinator, was fantastic as well as all the staff that served our wedding. Everyone was incredibly efficient. The food was incredible! I couldn't imagine it being any better than it was.
    Kristen (Oct. 2012)

  • Wow! Their food was outstanding! We had so many compliments. And the staff... was incredible- friendly and polite. They all worked like a well oiled machine. I would not hesitate to recommend them for any event.
    Mary (Sept. 2012)

  • I am from Jacksonville and planned a destination wedding in Charleston. Leah cared about the details as much as if it were her own wedding...Leah and the staff at Hamby's ensured our wedding was a fairytale come true!!
    Kelli (April 2012)

  • Hamby's was amazing! Not only was the food wonderful but the set-up was gorgeous! Cheral, our event coordinator, patiently answered all my questions, gave me advice and helped me choose my reception decor.
    Joanne (Oct. 2012)


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