The team here at Vitarelli’s is the best recipe we have! We approach every event consultation as an opportunity to make future friends-so get to know us, after all, you will never forget us…

After 40+  years in business, Catering by Vitarelli’s has become widely known for its inventive menu and culinary innovation. Our fresh, sophisticated approach to event design and unparalleled service standards is what has made us a household name. With decades of experience hosting off-premise events, we guarantee every event we cater to your office, exquisite banquet hall, breathtaking winery or one of a kind farm will be flawlessly executed.


* Hell’s Kitchen Winner *
mccutchen-bwLaTasha McCutchen – Executive Chef


Hell’s Kitchen season 13 champion LaTasha McCutchen is now the head chef of Catering by Vitarelli’s!

In 2014, McCutchen captivated audiences (and even managed to impress the mercurial Gordon Ramsay) with her talent, besting 18 other top contestants to win season 13 of Ramsay’s Hell’s Kitchen and became the head chef at his Pub & Grill located at Caesars Atlantic City.

Now, after a successful run with Gordon Ramsay’s Pub & Grill, McCutchen has new plans. The chef recently announced she is looking forward to pursuing her ultimate dream: becoming a private chef with a career in fine event catering.


ryan_bioxRyan – Pastry Chef


Known for his mastery of cooking & baking with chocolate and awe inspiring presentations; Ryan is a true craftsman in his field producing tantalizing deserts perfected with the most intricate design detail.

Experimenting with flavors and ingredients to improve and expand his mastery of pastries, he’s sure to turn your dreams and ideas into reality.




dannielle_bio_picDanielle – Wedding and Event Specialist & On-Site Event Manager


Danielle is a veteran of the industry with over 12 years of experience in premium service.  A native of New York City, Danielle has plied her considerable skills across most of the North East Region, with stops including but not limited to Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Atlantic City and of course, New York City.

Due to her tireless effort, attention to detail, and ability to relate so readily with all of her clients, Danielle has managed to create a brand synonymous with her name.  She handles the most intimate soirees, and expansive gilded affairs with the same control and grace.  Being able to adapt on the move and keep cool in crisis are her personal hallmarks.


Christina Vitarelli – Owner & Designerchristina-vitarelli_


Growing up in the catering business, I have spent my life honing my event management skills.  I created Christina Vitarelli Events to orchestrate unforgettable celebrations packed with personality, imagination and creativity. After joining the family business, Catering By Vitarelli’s, I began to pave the path for my true passion, Event Planning. I have an innate talent to ‘create’. I created a company full of energy, ambition and professionalism.

Meeting new people and talking events are two of my favorite things to do. I’d love to grab a cup of coffee with you and hear what I can do to help you achieve your creative needs and dreams.