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Welcome to Jay's official blog, where you'll find a chronicle of our events, cuisine, and artisan designs. Experience something beyond the mainstream with Jay's Catering. What makes us stand a head above ordinary caterers? Simply: spectacular food, dazzling presentation, and consistent creativity. Our chefs use only the finest ingredients and the freshest produce available to create unique menus for each event. With a flair for the theatrical, you will find traditional favorites like hamburgers and grilled cheese metamorphosed into bite-sized treats served up in inventive new ways. Whether your event is Tuscan themed or an Indian extravaganza, our Chef de Cuisine and his team are masters of every detail and sticklers for taste.

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New Cupcakes

Exciting News! Our bakery & Cafe, Ellie's Table is bringing back some of your favorite cupcakes as well as an exciting new flavor! Starting August 31st come in to pick up our Classic Red Velvet Cupcake, our Famous Original Carrot Cake Cupcake and our new S’MORES Cupcake! Complete with a Hershey’s Square on Top! Get in soon before they’re gone!2345618

Taylor + Brian, The Loft on Pine

On June 30th we were lucky enough to be a part of a very special day at The Loft on Pine. Taylor and Brian tied the knot in front of their family and friends, and we can’t wait to share the day with you!234561Following the ceremony, their guests sipped on Moscow Mules and an Old Fashioneds at cocktail hour before heading upstairs for the reception. Taylor and Brian selected our Classic buffet menu and featured one of our favorites, the Garlic and Herb Roasted Tri Tip Carving station with Argentinian Chimichurri, Charred Three Onion Sauce, and Crunchy Onions. For dessert, Taylor and Brian handpicked their favorite French Macarons, Mini Cupcakes, Fresh Fruit Tarts, and a beautiful two-tiered cake. 8101112 Check out the great vendor team that made this day possible, and a special thanks to Michelle of Lillywhite Photography for capturing their day perfectly! 13141516 Venue: The Loft on Pine
Photography: Lillywhite Photography
Videography: Love Is Cinema
Coordination: Green Apple Event Co.
Florist: Shindig Chic
DJ + Lighting: N-Effect Productions
Photo Booth: The Booth and Bus Co

Eden + Scott, The Estate on Second

Eden + Scott, The Estate on Second2 3 April 1st was a special day at The Estate on Second as we celebrated the wedding of Eden and Scott!45678 This bride and groom have a special love for the artistic downtown Santa Ana district. Leaf Wedding Photography did a wonderful job of highlighting this in their photos all around the city.111213Jay’s event specialist Casey Golding worked with Eden and Scott to create the perfect menu, from hors d’oeuvres to desserts!9 While you here, check out their slow motion video by The Slow Motion Booth!

10Thank you to all of the vendors below, and congratulations to Eden and Scott!
Photography: Leaf Wedding Photography
Videographer: Royal Films
Florist: Foxtail Florals
Specialty Rentals: Archive
Rentals: Baker Party
Slow Motion Booth: The Slow Motion Booth
Coordination: Weddings by Deanna
DJ: Invisible Touch Events
Hair & Makeup: Flawless Faces
Dress Shop: Blush Bridal Couture in Tustin
Calligrapher: Gib & Jo

Hangar 21 Grand Opening

Hangar 21 Grand Opening – One Heli of a Time!1 A unique venue, delicious food & drink, and helicopter rides. What more could you ask for? We celebrated the grand opening of Hangar 21 in style, thanks to an A+ vendor team! We provided our gourmet taco station complete with fresh corn tortillas, pollo adaso and al pastor, and a huge assortment of our favorite toppings. More beautiful photos from @alexandriamonette to come, but we couldn’t resist sharing these sneak peaks!781094635@hangar21venue
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Kacie + Kevin, The Estate on Second

We had the pleasure of witnessing Kacie and Kevin tie the knot on March 11th at The Estate on Second! Along with their family and friends, they ate, drank and danced the night away. 02 03 04 05 07 Jay’s event specialist Casey coordinated the catering and bar details, which included a build your own slider bar and our gourmet dessert station! 08 09 10 Thank you to the amazing vendor team that brought the bride and groom’s vision to life, and a special thanks to Celina of Celina Kenyon Photography for the photos! 11
Coordinator: de Luxe Events
Photography: Celina Kenyon
Music: Blackbook Social Club
Floral Design: French Buckets
Photo Booth: Photo Booth Pro
Vintage Rentals: Sundrop Vintage
Gown: Mary Me Bridal

Celebrate Easter Sunday at Ellie's Table!

Both Ellie's Table locations will be open for business on Easter Sunday, come celebrate with us! Although we will not be featuring a Mimosa Bar or Omelette Bar this year, there will be plenty of freshly baked pastries, savory breakfast items, and adorable Easter Bunny and Easter Egg cookies available. Bring the whole family along! Seating is available on a first come first serve basis.

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