The Chef & I Catering can provide our exceptional food and services to the location of your choice. Please “ask for us” at any one of the venues listed below where we regularly cater:

Preferred Venues

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The Grand Estates at Hidden Acres
399 Ford City Road
Freeport, PA 16229
The Grand Estate at Hidden Acres is an elegant wedding venue located in Freeport, PA. Nestled just 30 minutes from Pittsburgh, this manor is ideal for couples seeking a peaceful, secluded place to exchange their vows. Each element of this venue, from the romantic reception tent with ceiling drapery and chandeliers to the relaxing onsite accommodations, has been designed to give you and your loved ones a fairytale weekend.

J Verno Studios & JVS Events 
Pittsburgh, PA
Seats 200, Beautiful Commercial Imaging & Event Production Studio

Laube Hall
115 Community Park Rd
Freeport, PA 16229
724-295-9880 or Kelly (412) 874-5757
Seats up to 500 with a beautiful view of the Allegheny River valley. Air Conditioned & ample parking. Main room features beamed vaulted ceiling and stone fireplace. Additional rooms available for smaller events.

The Monarch Veil
495 Monroe Road, Sarver, PA 16055
Multiple Onsite Venues; The Arcadian 250 guests, Hearthstone Hall 120 Guests and The Cardinal House 65 guests.

Pittsburgh Brewing Company “Iron City”
150 Ferry Street, Creighton, PA 15030
A sprawling, open modern-industrial space, filled with natural light and surrounded by a world-class brewing system. THE BREWHOUSE Capacity: 200; MEZZANINE-LEVEL ROOMS also available.

The Pittsburgh Shrine Center
1877 Shriners Way, Cheswick, PA 15024
Beautiful main ballroom seats up to 700; plus meeting rooms available. Massive outdoor pavilion and grounds available for weddings, corporate events, concerts, gun bashes or your special event.

Rodef Shalom 
4905 5th Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA
412-621-6566 Ext 183
The main reception space can accommodate up to 400 max; 300 with a dance floor. While the bright courtyard is perfect for ceremonies, cocktail receptions or dinners.

Riverside Event Center
12 Washington Avenue, Oakmont, PA 15139
Two great venues; Riverside Landings overlooking the Allegheny River seats up to 150; Grand Ballroom seats up to 350.

The Cathedral Room at Saint Nicholas
419 S Dithridge St
Pittsburgh (Oakland), PA 15213
412-682-4000 or 412-628-9466
Unique Historic Landmark located in Upper Oakland; The Cathedral Room seats up to 525 guests and The Crystal Room seats up to 120 guests.

Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum
4141 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh (Oakland), PA 15213
412-621-4253 Ext. 228
Pittsburgh’s most unique and beautiful wedding reception venue. Grand Ballroom seats up to 400 (with balcony).  Great location in the heart of Oakland.

Preferred Barn Venues

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Armstrong Farms
248 Westminster Road
Sarver, PA 16055
Two stunning barn venues; Fieldstone a fully restored bank barn from the 1860’s; climate controlled with ample parking with seating of 150-180. Westminster Preserve is a restored barn dating back to 1862 which includes a dining tent that can comfortably seat up to 250 guests.

The Avenue in Sarver
111 Rock N Roll Lane
Sarver, PA 16055
Located just a short 25-mile drive north of Pittsburgh, Avenue in Sarver stands as the quintessential destination for hosting your cherished events. Steeped in a rich history spanning 150 years, our historic barn has transitioned seamlessly from a working farm to a quaint dress shop and local tavern. Recognizing its inherent charm, owners Cathy and Ben Burnheimer embarked on a journey to transform this space into an exquisite event venue, blending rustic allure with contemporary elegance. Retaining the beauty of its original wooden beams and barn loft, Avenue embraces its heritage while infusing modern farmhouse décor, creating an unparalleled setting for any celebration.

50 Loffert Road
McDonald, PA 15057
Breathtaking open span, wooden arched barn with a soaring 30 foot ceiling. Ample space for up to 275 gests. Onsite ceremony space available. website

The Barn at Ever Thine
200 Pine Haven Drive
Fenelton, PA 16034
A beautiful venue nestled in the back woods just north of Pittsburgh located between Butler and Kittanning. The main space can hold up to 150 guests or up to 200 with a tent rental. website

The Home Farm Barn
717 Stutzman Road
Indiana, PA 15701
An elegant, fully-restored 1800’s hand-hewn barn venue located in Indiana, PA. Comfortably accommodates up to 250. website

The Barn at Madison
304 Madison Heights Road
Madison, PA 15663
Unique 1799 Dairy Barn for Magnificent Receptions, Air Conditioned, Holds 150-175 website

Lingrow Farm
188 Forks Church Road
Leechburg, PA 15656
An exquisite country retreat offers a relaxed, stylish accommodations in a picturesque setting surrounded by rolling fields of nature. Holds 220 guests and 175 in the winter months.

Renshaw Family Farm
314 Ford City Road
Freeport, PA 16229
Casual Country Setting on a Family Farm, Air Conditioned, Holds 300

Union Barn
3501 7th Street Road
New Kensington, PA 15068
A historic barn built in 1849 and renovated in 2022; the perfect blend of modern and rustic, Air Conditioned, Holds 180-200

West Overton Village and Museum
109 W Overton Road
Scottdale, PA 15683
Casual Country Setting on a Family Farm, Air Conditioned, Holds 300

Venues We Frequent

The Acme Club
230 Herron Avenue
Cheswick, PA 15024
412-855-6757 or 724-274-9997
Seats 210, air conditioned, ample parking

Brackenridge American Legion
1st Avenue
Brackenridge, PA
Seats 250, air conditioned, ample parking

Cooper Hall
Roebling Park
Saxonburg, PA
Seats 300, air conditioned, ample parking

The Mansion
141 Mansion Lane (off Rt. 8)
Butler, PA 16002
Seats up to 240. For an elegant weddings, reception, or rehearsal dinner. A 1927 Georgian Estate located in a secluded 130-acre arboretum setting.  Air conditioned and ample parking.

Oklahoma School House Hall
171 Thorn Street
Apollo, PA 15613
A modern air conditioned venue that can hold up to 250.

Pittsburgh Opera House
2425 Liberty Avenue (Strip District)
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Unique space with an “industrial feel”.  Separate area for cocktail hour.  Air conditioned.

Springdale Veterans Association
1151 Pittsburgh Street
Springdale, PA 15144
Beautiful venue with vaulted beamed ceiling and air conditioned; seats up to 275 with ample parking.

Teamsters Local 249 Banquet Hall
4701 Butler Street
Pittsburgh (Lawrenceville), PA 15201
412-682-3700 extension 110
Seats almost 300. Handicap accessible.  Recently renovated, air conditioned with ample parking.  Convenient location in Lawrenceville.

VFW Post 894
Veterans Lane
Natrona Heights, PA 15065
Seats up to 275. Convenient location (off of route 28). Air conditioned with ample parking.  Outdoor Pavilion also available. Website

White Star Fraternal Society
401 Shuster Drive
Freeport, A 16229
Seats up to 200. Air conditioned, ample parking