Santa Cruz, California’s Finest Catering Service!

Carrying on a 20-year tradition originally owned by Sunny Stickel, Sunny’s Catering is now owned by executive chef Jeff Love and event planner Joshua Keen Server. We come from diverse cooking back grounds, and having worked in the industry for combined efforts of over 60 years we feel confident that we can handle just about any job that comes our way.

Whether you’re planning for an outdoor wedding for 30 or a formal dinner reception for 500, it’s important that your catering company provides the perfect food and environment in which to celebrate the event. Based in Santa Cruz, California, Sunny’s Catering serves Santa Cruz County and the entire Monterey Peninsula. We specialize in weddings, receptions, bridal showers, business meetings corporate retreats and more! From traditional to original and unique, we’ve got a diverse variety of options for you to choose from.

We present our food with an artistic flair and the utmost care. If you can’t find exactly what you are looking for on our convenient menus on this web page, please let us know and we will customize a menu to meet each of your specific needs.

If you are looking for a venue or location to have your event we have access to the Elks Lodge in Santa Cruz where our kitchen is located and can host events up to 500 people.

Our Services Include:

Corporate Catering
Company Picnics
Funeral Receptions
Personal Events
Baby Showers
Family Reunions
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Holiday Parties

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CLooking for a quote on catering your Santa Cruz Wedding, Corporate Event, or Special Day? Fill out our quick quote form with some basic information and we’ll get back to you ASAP.

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Full Service Event Planning and Facilities

We regularly hold events at the following facilities, but we can also cater events at a venue of your choice.

Coconut Grove
400 Beach St. Santa Cruz, CA
Great for banquets, conferences and wedding receptions. Elegance by the sea – hold your dream wedding at Conconut Grove!
50-1000 person capacity.
Call us at 831-359-7589 for rates.

The Elks Lodge Santa Cruz
150 Jewells St. Santa Cruz, CA
Perfect for weddings, quinceaneras and baptisms!
Up to 800 person capacity.

Alexis Party Rental

University of California Santa Cruz

Seymour Center

Pajaro Dunes At The Dunes
Rental facilites steps away from the ocean.
Rental includes tables, chairs, security, insurance, general cleaning, and At The Dunes Representative.

There are three separate facilities at the Pajaro Dunes to choose from:
Sandpiper Center
Maximum Occupancy: 130 guests
Call us at 831-359-7589 for rates.

Cypress House
Maximum Occupancy: 150 guests (additional guests can be accomodated on the lawn area)
Call us at 831-359-7589 for rates.

Lagoon House
Maximum Occupancy: 150 quests (additional guests can be accomodated on the lawn area)
Call us at 831-359-7589 for rates.

Contact us for more information or to schedule a tour.
Judy Espinoza
Owner/Event Coordinator
(888) 913-8637

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