Fables Catering & Such

Chef owned Gainesville, Florida custom catering company specializing in local sustainable food, farm to table dinners, cooking classes, weddings, business meetings, luncheons, dinners and celebrations of all kinds.

Event Catering

Have Fables cater your next event with delicious farm-to-table cooking! Whether you need meals dropped off for a casual office meeting, or a fully-catered event with passed hors d’oeuvres for 200, Fables can make sure your needs are met and exceeded.

We offer a variety of options, from breakfast or box lunches to hot buffets, hors d’oeuvres, picnics, cocktail hours, host a roast events and more. We can customize any menu to fit your specific needs.

We're able to offer delivery, drop-off, setup and pickup to complete full-service functions. 


We write all of our menus for each and every event.

Although there are some dishes that we love and want to recommend from time to time, by and large, each menu is a distinct reflection of our clients and their vision for the event.


From a simple continental breakfast to a smorgasbord of delectable treats, the first meal is all about boosting energy and getting a jump start on your day. While we offer a wide variety of breakfast suggestions, we are happy to provide any and all items to make your meal as delicious and nutritious as you would like.


Combining sweet with savory, brunch is a perfect way for friends, families, and colleagues to get together and experience the best aspects of both breakfast and lunch.  When complimented with a Mimosa or Bloody Mary, this meal is sure to tantalize your taste buds and brighten the rest of your day!


Are you in charge of an upcoming lunch meeting? Are you planning a family get-together, party, or bridal shower? No matter the occasion, we can supply the perfect lunch that will leave you and your guests feeling satisfied. We offer a wide variety of lunch catering options designed to suit your needs and dietary preferences.

Tea Time

Usually held around mid-afternoon, this is an excellent opportunity to satisfy your inner foodie! With a wide variety of sweet and savory tid-bits and morsels, tea time is a great time to take your taste buds on a stroll down Delicious Street.


Maximize your flavor options with a plethora of unique and scrumptious nibbles and noshes. Each dish is a bit of edible art, meant to tantalize and satisfy your culinary curiousity. 


Whether it's recreating that special meal from your childhood, selecting from the broad array of entrees and sides we've provided in the past, or creating something completely unique, we are dedicated to preparing the perfect dinner for you, your friends and family, coworkers and colleagues. We happily accommodate any and all dietary needs or restrictions.

Farm to Table Dinner

For anyone interested in discovering what our diverse local food landscape has to offer, farm to table dinners are the ultimate experience. Whether the table is at the farm or at a close-by venue, you can enjoy truly fresh food. 


Crispy, crunchy, ooey gooey, sweet and salty, nutty and buttery, tart and tangy; when it comes to desserts, the sky is the limit. From tarts and tortes, to cookies and cakes, to pies and pastries, we strive to bring you the most beautiful and tasty treats, combining the best local ingredients with outstanding recipes. 

Create Your Own

We custom craft our menus for each client based on the occasion, budget and, of course, what’s in season. Want us to use ingredients from a certain farmer or incorporate a favorite family recipe? We’d love to, just ask! Have guests with special dietary requirements? No problem. We will work with you to create the perfect menu for your event. Please peruse our menus to get taste of what we offer.  Keep in mind that all options are seasonal.