Award Winning, Local FavoriteWe are proud to have earned and kept the title of Best State College Caterer by State College Magazine readers since 2004! We create our exciting, award-winning cuisine in the well-appointed kitchen at our restaurant located within the State College Hilton Garden Inn. Here, hand-selected ingredients are layered and mixed to create exciting new tastes.
We have developed delicious menu options that allow you to respond to special requests for specific dietary requirements, including gluten free, dairy free and vegetarian. Please discuss the specific needs of your group with us, and we will work with you to create a delicious menu that meets your group’s dietary requirements.
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Distinctive Event Venues in Happy ValleyAt Harrison's Catering, we meet with countless planners whose planning decisions hinge on the choice of event venue. We are pleased to announce that Harrison’s now has its own event venue to make your planning easier and your event memorable. Visit Above the Valley Special Event Center for more information!
Looking for something different? Here in Centre County, there is a host of non-traditional venues where we have been invited to cater both memorable and delicious events. To assist you, we have compiled a list of unique venue options.
"Green" InitiativesAt Harrison's Catering, we currently send out catering orders in all recyclable or compostable containers and include all recyclable or compostable utensils and related materials. We are also proud of our continued partnership with the Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority, through which we compost approximately 1,000 of organic waste per month in addition to our extensive recyclables.
How Can We Help?Below are some broad examples of events that we frequently cater. Please feel free to contact us if you need more information, and be sure to take a look at our sample catering menus.
Meetings & EventsIf you need professional catering for a business event, we work efficiently in a cost-effective manner so that you and your team can concentrate on the business at hand. Please review our sample catering menus and submit an inquiry to let us know how we can assist you.
Penn State University Catering
For Penn State catered events or those planned for a Penn State venue, we are:
- A Penn State Approved Caterer (for both food and alcohol)
- Member of Nittany Cooperative (formerly FPA, Fraternity Purchasing Association)
- Liquor Liability insured and have alcohol certified staff available
Special CelebrationsHarrison's Catering has been preparing delicious food for memorable events all over Centre County for years. We frequently provide catering for the following types of events:
- Bar/ Bat Mitzvahs
- Celebration of Life Services
- Family Reunions
Student OptionsGreek Eats
Harrison's Catering is proud to offer Fraternity and Sorority meal plan options. Our "Greek Eats" is quality Penn State chapter house food service delivered to your fraternity for any or all meals of the day. It's affordable, convenient and a great option for healthy eating.
Fraternity & Sorority Events
Count on us to create a menu that meets your budget and surpasses expectations. View our sample catering menus and let us know how we can simplify food for:
- Parent's Weekend
- Rush Events
- Alumni Reunions
- Charitable Events