Welcome

Food4U is a locally owned Cairns based catering company specialising in delivering delicious fresh food and providing a high level of service you can rely on for your next function or corporate event. 

Food4U has built its reputation on this reliability of service and has ample experience in all facets of event management. Food4U can cater at short notice, provide impeccable consistency in the quality of food it serves, offers prompt delivery and are willing to cater to any group numbers from large to small.

Food4U use the freshest locally farmed and produced food within innovative and contemporary menu plans as well as catering to your personalised individual catering requirements. Food4U works hard to source the best quality food  from the Tablelands and local small businesses in Cairns.  We are proud to support our local farmers and ensure that their fresh produce reaches perfection in how it is showcased. Food is an exploration and passion to the owners.

The Cairns based catering company Food4U cuisine is produced in a commercial kitchen by qualified chefs with over 30 years culinary experience in the hospitality and fine dining industry. Food4U has a large selection of menu plans, some of which can be viewed on our website or our full menu and price list can be requested by email. We are happy to adapt menu's to meet all dietary requirements and are able to coordinate delicious menu plans for those with multiple dietary requirements.

As a local Cairns catering service, we aim to ensure that your next function or event leaves your guests with a great taste in their mouth. Food4U strives to please with crisp, clean tastes that blend together to create harmonious irresistible flavours for the most discerning taste buds.

To request our Full Menu and Price List, please leave your details on our Contact page.

Our Company - Cairns Catering Services


CORPORATE CATERING - CATERING IN CAIRNS

We specialise in planning and catering for corporate events, meetings or special occasions and celebrations. We offer a full service that includes everything from corporate breakfast menus, morning and afternoon tea menus as well as options for evening meals. We have an extensive menu plan and combination deals which includes the Platters Menu, Sandwich Menu, Hot and Cold Canape Menu and our Sweets Menu.

CATERING PERSONALISED

Choose from a selection of our menu's or create your own. We are happy to talk to you about your catering requirements and can provide assistance and advice as to what may work best for specific functions. Our sample menu options include sandwich options, fast platters, canape food, sweets and a newly revived Classic "The Cairns high tea". We are happy to accommodate to vegetarians, vegans, using gluten free and lactose free ingredients as well as working for people with other allergens. The Food4U pricing is more than competitive. A great deal of pride is taken to ensure that our clients, through our purchasing from local markets both in Cairns and on the Tablelands, receive true value for their expenditure while still ensuring that the highest quality produce is used in all our menu selections from individual savouries to our four course dinner menu selections. The owners at Food4U has extensive experience in event and function organisation and are happy to advise and supervise, if required, events large or small. Advice pertaining to venues, themeing, staging, service staff, required licences and equipment hire are available to our clients. Our team has the experience and knowledge to assist in creating a truly unforgettable occasion for both organisers and their guests.


Catering for the people of Cairns


Lunch Menu

Individual Lunch Packs also available for tours


Sandwich Platters

Standard Assorted Sandwich Platters start at $10.90 per person depending on fillings. Sandwich platter serving size is 1.5 sandwiches per person and you can specify your ingredients or leave it up to our chef to design an assorted sandwich platter. Platters can includes the following options, but we can also include seafood or any other special request.

  • Breads: White, Multi-grain, French baguettes, Turkish Bread, Hot Dinner Rolls, Round Focaccia and wraps.
  • Salads: Lettuce, Tomato, Sliced Spanish Onion, Carrot, Roast peppers, Cucumber, Avocado, Beetroot.
  • Fillings: Tandoori Chicken, Chicken Breasts, Turkey, Roast Beef, Smoked Ham, Albacore Tuna, Egg and Grilled Chorizo sausage.
  • Cheeses: Swiss, Camembert, Brie, Cream Cheese, Feta, Fontana & Cheddar.
  • Spreads : Whole Egg Mayonnaise, Seeded Mustard, Spicy Tomato Jam, Guacamole, Hummus, Sweet Pickled Chutney, Balsamic Glaze, Caesar Dressing, Garlic Aioli, Yogurt Dressing.

Other Lunch Options

Also available on our lunch menu are Rice Paper Rolls, Sushi, Gourmet Frittatas, Filo Pastries, Savoury Tarts, Individually Portioned Traditional Lasagnes and Osso Buco with Potato & Polenta Gremolata. All of these are served with a Green garden Salad.


Finger food Platters

We can do a combination of hot and cold finger food Platters. You can specify your own flavour choices or leave it up to our chef to design a platter that best suits your next event . Platters can includes the following options:

  • Standard Canapes which includes Sausage Rolls, Mini Beef and Chicken Pies, Spinach and Feta Triangles, Spring rolls, Samosas, Crumbed Calamari and Mini Quiche Tarts.
  • Gourmet Canapes which have items such as Smoked Salmon Tarts with Cavier and Horseradish Cream, Skewered Barbequed Tandoori Chicken with a Fresh Mint Yoghurt Dressing, Salt & Pepper Squid, Sushi, Crumbed Prawns with a Japanese Ponzu Dipping Sauce and Freshly Toasted Bruschetta just to name a few.
  • Deluxe Canapes which have items such as Reef Prawn and Guacomole with Cajun Mayonnaise in pastry cups, Marinated French Lamb Cutlets, Polenta Coated Chicken Goujons with Lime and Garlic Aioli and Chicken Liver Parfait on a Pistacio and Cranberry cracker with Red Onion Marmalade.
  • Gourmet Cheese Platter- A fine selection of Australian made cheese including Blue-Vein, Camembert and Vintage Cheddar accompanied by fresh and dried fruits served with water crackers.
  • Delicatessen Meat Platter- An assortment of gourmet meats, salami, double smoked ham and roasted chicken served with a selection of mustards and Tomato Mango and Papaya Relish.
  • Vegetarian Antipasto Platter- A selection of Country style Dolmades, Mediterranean char grilled seasonal vegetables and marinated Feta Cheese, Kalamati olives, mushrooms, sun-dried tomatoes and assorted dips served with water crackers.
  • French Provincial Platter which includes air cured meats, Dijon & seeded mustard and pickled onions served with baguettes, sliced soft cheeses and ruby red grapes.
  • Standard Finger Food Platter which includes homemade sausage rolls, Mini beef and Chicken pies, Spring rolls, Samosas and Mini Quiche Tarts.
  • The Sophisticated Cold Platters which have items such as Smoked Salmon Tarts with Cavier and Horseradish Cream, Skewered Barbequed Tandoori Chicken with a Fresh Mint Yoghurt Dressing, Salt & Pepper Calamari, Spicy Vietnamese Fish Cakes, Vegetarian Rice Paper Rolls and Freshly Toasted Bruschetta just to name a few.
  • Gourmet Cheese - A fine selection of Australian made cheese including Blue-Vein, Camembert and Vintage Cheddar accompanied by fresh and dried fruits served with water crackers.
  • Delicatessen Meat - An assortment of gourmet meats, salami, double smoked ham and roasted chicken served with a selection of mustards and Tomato Mango and Papaya Relish.
  • Vegetarian Antipasto - A selection of Country style Dolmades, Mediterranean char grilled seasonal vegetables and marinated Feta Cheese, Kalamati olives, mushrooms, sun-dried tomatoes and assorted dips served with water crackers.
  • Gourmet Dips, Crackers and Crudités
  • French Provincial which includes air cured meats, Dijon & seeded mustard and pickled onions served with baguettes, sliced soft cheeses and ruby red grapes.

Cake Platters

A Standard Assorted Cake Platter starts at $9.40 per person. Our cake platters can include scones with jam and cream, double chocolate cake, rich chocolate muffins, custard tarts, carrot cake, banana cake and slices all freshly made and beautifully presented. Price greatly depends on quantity and types of cakes requested.


Fruit Platters and Assorted Cheese

We source our beautiful cheeses from the Tablelands and other locally made cheese factories to create a tantalising platter to begin or end any meal. Our cheese platters are also ideal for gala openings or any function requiring nibbles.

As for our fruit platters, our fruit is home grown from either the owners extensive gardens, the Tablelands and regional areas in Queensland. Dependent on seasonality, we endeavour to showcase our beautiful tropical fruits such as our famous Mango's, Star fruit, Dragon fruit, Rambutan's, Guava, Passionfruit, Mareeba Gold Pineapples and Jack fruit to name a few.

Our cheese platters are priced at 8.90 pp and our Fruit platters are $7.90 pp


Banquet Dinner Menu's

Assorted Banquet Menu's are available upon request. We have five banquet choices but we are happy to tailor individual banquets for your function, wedding or corporate event.

We have a Standard Roast Package available at $25.90 per person which includes freshly baked bread rolls, a choice of Roast meat, a choice of two salads, gravy and all condiments. Our Gourmet Roast Package priced at $33.90 per person includes two choices of Roast meat.

Our Banquet Prices start at 39.90p/p (inc. gst) for a Standard two Course Meal (Main and Dessert) with Condiments and Side Dishes. Our Gourmet Seafood Menu starting at $74.90p/p (inc.GST) lavishes its guests with a Four Course Meal. Inclusive in that price we offer Hot and Cold entrees and mains of Locally sourced NQ Seafood cooked and seasoned using the tropical flavours we enjoy and source from our hearty local food bowl home grown on the tablelands.

Christmas is coming!

We now have three Christmas Banquet Menu’s available upon Request.


Corporate Breakfast Menus

Package 1 – Light Breakfast $13.90 p/p (inc. GST)

Freshly brewed tea and coffee, freshly baked pastries, tropical fruit platter and freshly squeezed juice.

Package 2 – Continental Breakfast $18.90 p/p (inc. GST)

Freshly brewed tea and coffee, selection of cereal, tropical fruit salad, yoghurt, freshly baked croissant’s with condiments and freshly squeezed juice.

Package 3 – Hot Breakfast $26.90 p/p (inc. GST)

Freshly brewed tea and coffee, selection of cereal, tropical fruit platter, baked pastries served with condiments, squeezed juice, scrambled eggs, grilled tomatoes, crispy bacon, chipolata sausages and crusty white and wholemeal bread rolls.

*Combination Platter Package Prices available on request.


We are Licensed to Cater

Food4U is licensed to sell liquor at your next big event or celebration. Please enquire about our range of beverage packages, a tab system or we can sell alcoholic beverages on consumption by glass.

Contact


Contact

 
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  • Address: CNR Toohey & Hartley Street PORTSMITH QLD 4870
  • Mobile: 0474 137 129
  • Shop: 07 4035 1159
  • Facsimile: 07 4053 7844
  • Email: info@food4Ucairns.com.au


Hire of Service and Equipment


Food4U can advise you on your equipment and service requirements and arrange for the hire and or supply. We are also happy to supply contact details of reputable party hire equipment specialists in the Cairns area.

Cutlery Crockery and Glassware

Cutlery and Crockery hire is also available directly through us and can be combined with our mobilization fee dependent upon location.  Supply of Full Cutlery, Crockery and Glassware Hire is available at an additional fee of $10.00 per person.  Glassware only available at a fee of $5.00 per person.

Service Fee

Our staff are available to prepare and serve your catering on the day, allowing you the freedom to enjoy your special occasion.  If a chef on-site is required, this is charged at $55 per hour with a minimum of 4 hours on-site.  Service staff are available for $45 per hour with a minimum of 4 hours on-site.  Please note that this fee is doubled on Sundays and Public Holidays.  The number required is determined by us and is dependent upon function size and the level of service you require.

Our senior management team has over thirty years experience in organising functions and events both large and small and are there to assist with your equipment hire requirements. There is no charge for this advisery service. 

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