Oktoberfest Catering

Oktoberfest marks a great time of the year. The leaves are changing beautiful colors of red, gold, and brown and it’s getting colder outside. It’s Oktoberfest in Chicago and what better way to celebrate this festive time of the year than with a delicious Oktoberfest catering menu. Luckily, Corky’s Catering provides delicious Oktoberfest catering to your home, office or venue of your choice.

The best type of Oktoberfest catering would be our buffet catering option. It allows for flexibility and guests love it.

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Our most popular Oktoberfest catering menu includes Johnsonville Bratwurst with sauerkraut, herb roasted chicken, German potato salad, corn cobbettes w/butter, Bavarian cream jello dessert, fresh buns, and condiments.

What’s Oktoberfest catering without the beer? Corky’s Catering offers more than just delicious catered food, we also provide full bar service and bartenders. Corky’s can provide bottled beer or kegs, soft drinks, juices, wine, and liquor. Contact us today to find out more info on our drink packages.

From late to mid-September through the first Sunday in October, the residents of Munich, Bavaria, Germany, hold their annual Oktoberfest party, the largest Volksfest of the year. They consume copious amounts of Oktoberfest beer, enjoy good food from the German culture, and are entertained by a variety of attractions such as rides, sidestalls, and games.

Thankfully, you do not have to live in Munich, Bavaria, to enjoy the festive time of Oktoberfest. Even in the Chicagoland area, you can hold your own Oktoberfest party with plenty of great beer and Oktoberfest food. At Corky’s Catering in Chicago, IL, our catering company offers full-service catering with an amazing food menu (what Oktoberfest party is complete without Bavarian pretzels and beer cheese dip) and, of course, the beer!

We have over 40 years experience as one of the premier Oktoberfest caterers in Chicago. So take a look at out our downloadable menus and remember us for your next event. Contact us at (630) 396-3030 today or fill put our contact us form and we’ll get back to you right away!

What Kind of Oktoberfest Food Can I Have Catered?

When you host an Oktoberfest event, it is important that you get the food selections just right. If you are wearing authentic lederhosen and serving beers in a stein, you most certainly need to have a menu that includes certain Bavarian foods like bratwurst, pretzels, spaetzle, and sauerkraut.

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At Corky’s Catering, we are able to provide all of the options you could possibly need or want to make your Oktoberfest event unforgettable. We can also serve food and beverages to you and your guests so that you do not have to worry about anything and can simply enjoy the festivities. Join in with other people around the world as they celebrate this great Bavarian tradition known as Oktoberfest.

Our most popular Oktoberfest catering menu includes:

  • Johnsonville Bratwurst with sauerkraut
  • Herb-roasted chicken
  • German potato salad,
  • corn cobbettes with butter
  • Bavarian cream jello dessert
  • Fresh buns
  • Condiments

And, of course, what is Oktoberfest catering without the beer? Corky’s Catering offers more than just delicious catered food because we also provide full bar service and bartenders. Enjoy the Oktoberfest fun with your friends, family, or co-workers while we handle everything else! Corky’s can provide bottled beer or kegs, soft drinks, juices, wine, and liquor. Contact us today to find out more information on our drink packages.

We have over 40 years of experience as one of the premier Oktoberfest caterers in Chicago. So take a look at our downloadable menus and remember us for your next event. Contact us at (630) 491-8387 today or fill out our contact us form and we will get back to you right away!

Contact Our Oktoberfest Party Caterers and Don’t Forget the German Potato Salad!

If you are hoping to throw a great party to celebrate Oktoberfest in Chicago, IL, you may be in need of exceptional catering services. At Corky’s Catering, we know how important this traditional festival is in Bavaria, and we strive to bring as much authenticity to your festivities as possible through our Bavarian food options.

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From German potato salads to bratwurst with sauerkraut, our catering team is here to make your Oktoberfest everything you hoped it would be. We have a variety of options and packages available that are designed to meet the needs of any and all of our customers in Chicago. Our catering team has been serving residents and businesses in the Chicago area since 1978, and we are proud to deliver the best quality catering available.

Additionally, we have over 40 years of event planning experience, so we know exactly what it takes to make your Oktoberfest or other special occasions truly memorable. Best of all, we can handle everything so that you can enjoy spending time with family and friends during the festivities.

Our services include options for pick-up, delivery catering, delivery with set-up, delivery with catering staff, and complete management of your party. Whatever your catering needs may be, trust Corky’s Catering to take care of everything!

Oktoberfest Catering Checklist

Below are some great ideas to make sure you don’t forget a thing for your Oktoberfest party!

  • Buffet Style Catering
  • Family Style Catering
  • Plated Meal Catering
  • Bratwurst
  • Sauerkraut
  • Hot Dogs
  • Polish Sausage
  • German Potato Salad
  • Potato Pancakes
  • Baked Chicken
  • Roast Pork Loin
  • Servers
  • Bartenders
  • Chairs
  • Linens
  • Tables
  • Rentals
  • German Dancers/Music
  • Pumpkins
  • Beer & Keg Service
  • Import German Beer
  • Wine & Liquor
  • Pumpkin Pie

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Are you planning on having something soon? No matter if you’re having an event next week or next year, fill out our easy contact form and we’ll get right back to you in 24 hours.

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Corky’s makes parties memorable! Take a look at our amazing selection of menus to choose from. No matter if you’re planning a company picnic or a simple lunch, we have menus for any occasion.

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Douglas, Addison

... other than Thanksgiving dinners cooked by my mother and my wife, the food was the best.

– Douglas, Addison

Kim, Evergreen Park

We compared other companies and you offered the most for the best price. I love that the salads and tableware are included in the packages.

– Kim, Evergreen Park

Robby & Edith, Chicago

Best food in town!

– Robby & Edith, Chicago

Joy, Arlington Heights

(Our server), on a scale of 1 to 10 was a 12.

– Joy, Arlington Heights

Fred, Chicago

We find that catering is the only way to survive a party. I must say by far your food is the best...

– Fred, Chicago

Marcie, Hillside

I was thrilled with the food. The compliments are pouring in and I enjoyed myself!

– Marcie, Hillside

Nadine, Addison

Believe me when I say (our server), is a jewel!

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Mary, Bensenville

Your staff did an excellent job with the food, bingo and children’s games!

– Mary, Bensenville

Bob, Chicago

It was an easy party, I had time to enjoy myself.

– Bob, Chicago

Maureen, Waukegan

Improve? ... you already do it all. Oh, maybe you can come clean our house before the party! Just kidding!

– Maureen, Waukegan

Lois, Oaklawn

You made it so easy! Your customer service is great and the food is yummy!

– Lois, Oaklawn

Peter, Chicago

The good food made the evening a success – thank you.

– Peter, Chicago

Jill, Wheeling

Why cook? Corky’s did it all!

– Jill, Wheeling

Connie, Addison

I heard nothing but raves and compliments on the food and our servers.

– Connie, Addison


The Driver Was On Time, Friendly And Helpful. It Was Great That He Explained All The Food, So We Wouldn’t Have Any Problems. Everything Was Hot And Delicious. We Had Enough To Serve The Additional Team Members That Attended. Corky’s Helped Make Our Team Meeting A Huge Success.

– Susan