152 West Lake Avenue. Watsonville, CA 95076 • (831) 722-9444


Wedding Packages

Table Average Event Costs
The catering is often the biggest cost of a wedding, but costs will differ based on your specific event. The bid will include food, labor and equipment. For a full-service event, including food, non-alcoholic beverages, staff and rentals, average costs range from $50-$100 per person.

For 2009, our Pajaro Dunes site rental is $3,000. This includes use of the facility for the day, standard tables and chairs, security, setup and breakdown labor, and post-event room cleaning.

Food Cost

All prices are per person and are subject to labor and equipment charges, plus a 19 percent service charge and sales tax (current rate 9.25 percent).


Charged on consumption. Prices range from $0.50 and up.


Monterey Bay Caterers has a full-service ABC liquor license with all appropriate insurances and can provide full or partial bar service at your request.


Catering staff will be billed on an hourly basis. Staff rates range from $25 – $75 an hour. As a general rule, we need one staff for every 15-50 guests, depending on the style of service and location of the event.

Monterey Bay Caterers offers everything from paper and plastic to full high-end china / glassware. We also have a variety of chairs, tables, canopies, etc. We own a lot of our own equipment, but we also work with local rental companies.