About us

Our Services

One-of-a-kind events anywhere you can imagine

Our services provide catering and event management throughout the Illinois region. With over 30 years of experience in off premise catering, our team will help you locate the perfect location and do everything necessary to create a unique event. We are the preferred caterer at the hottest venues across the Chicago land area and outlying towns. Whether entertaining 25 friends or a special occasion, 3,000 for a charity event, planning a wedding or a full day meeting, we will listen to your needs, assess the challenge and lead you through every step to assure a wonderful experience. With exquisite attention to detail, creativity and personal menus and experience to make it all happen, La Cuisine will create one-of-a-kind events anywhere you can imagine.
We understand how to work with a short time line, a tight budget and last minute changes. Food is an integral part of any party so one must choose a catering service wisely. It is important to do research, check references and often request a sampling. Along with menu planning, food, and service La Cuisine can provide entertainment, decorations, staffing and equipment rentals.

The La Cuisine Catering Team

Owner Linda Inzano grew up in the Chicago land area. She learned her appreciation for food from her loving Italian mother who was a great inspiration to her. While attending college, Linda took a part time job working for Hyatt Hotels Corporation. It was then that she realized that her true passion was for food, wine and the people who enjoyed them. This position enabled her to work with some of the industries greatest chefs and travel to several resort properties across the country including Hawaii. During this time she was working every aspect of the food and beverage industry.

In 1982 Linda decided to leave the hotel business and start her own catering company, La Cuisine Catering. Since that time Linda has been providing clients with innovative creations and extraordinary events.

Executive Chef Rickey Leos and his crew of professionals have been with La Cuisine for over 20 years. He brings with him unmatched experience and offers creative ideas and suggestions to make your event even more special. Our resources are endless. Some of his souse chefs have done stints at some of the areas best restaurants. These experiences result in wonderfully creative and expertly executed meals for you.

La Cuisine Catering has provided distinctive cuisine for businesses and social clients throughout the Chicago area. We started with events almost exclusively within the social community, but soon expanded to handle corporate meetings, company picnics, galas, wedding receptions, rehearsal dinners and cultural gatherings of all types. La Cuisine's team is well trained, dependable and professional. We have catered events in a variety of venues, including hotels, museums, historic locations and some of the city's most beautiful society homes.

Distinctive Cuisine

For Businesses and Social Clients Throughout Chicagoland

Our Food

We are the catering professionals who put the special into special occasions.

La Cuisine Catering is the premier caterer in the Chicagoland area.Our menu ingredients are always fresh, when possible, regional and always seasonal. Our professional chefs make all our menu items from scratch. Our philosophy is simple, we use only the finest ingredients and the most flavorful recipes to satisfy a variety of tastes, appetites and eating occasions throughout the area.

We relish the challenge of continuing to create food that will become our customer’s favorite. This means we are always adapting and engaging in cutting-edge development to continue our reputation as an innovative leader in the catering industry. We promise creativity, accessibility, unparallel service and on-going commitment to serving you outstanding food.

While much has changed over the past 30 years, our focus has not. We aim to enrich people's lives with creative, great-tasting, healthy foods and impeccable service.