Hours & Directions

MON: Closed

TUE - THU : 10am - 5pm

FRI & SAT : 10am - 10pm

SUN : 10am - 5pm

  • Sponsored by Best of the East Bay

Preferred Caterers

Our preferred caterers have an established relationship with Chabot Space & Science Center and are familiar with the facilities and our policies and procedures. If you would like to bring in an outside caterer, you must receive approval from Chabot Space & Science Center and pay a buyout fee of $1,000.


BEAN SPROUTS CAFÉ & COOKING SCHOOL
10000 Skyline Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94619
BeanSprouts.com
Phone: (719) 375-4216
chabot@beansprouts.com


As Chabot's exclusive in-house café, Bean Sprouts can provide sandwiches, salads and yummy treats for casual events being hosted at the Center.


CHECKERS CATERING
83 Wright Brothers Avenue
Livermore, CA 94551
CheckersCatering.com
Contact: Sandee Munroe
Phone: (925) 968-1121 x302
Fax: (925) 968-9506
sandee@checkerscatering.com

Checkers Catering & Special Events takes great pride in the quality of our cuisine, legendary service & attention to every detail. Our satisfied clients will tell you this attention to detail makes us unique. Whether you are looking for Weddings or Special Event Planning, a Corporate or Team Building event or a Full Service Barbecue, Checkers Catering & Special Events is your first choice. As a certified GREEN caterer with 25 years serving the Bay Area, we look forward to serving you.


CULINARY EXCELLENCE
8210 Capwell Drive
Oakland, CA 94621
CulinaryExcellence.com
Contact: Jessica Hardy
Phone: (925) 947-1090
Jessica@culinaryexcellence.com

Culinary Excellence is owned by Chef and Cardiologist Christian Hardy and is your one stop shop for all your event needs. With a highly trained staff and in house crew, we can provide you with food, decorations, flowers, cakes, desserts, lights, and much more for that special event!

From our modern, newly constructed and fully equipped kitchen, offices, and extensive warehouse in Oakland, CA, we serve the entire San Francisco Bay Area. We are able to provide American, Continental, and all ethnic cuisines, in addition to any dietary restrictions you or your guests might have (Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, Nut Free, Kosher Style.) Please read our many 5 star reviews on YELP and see why our clients voted us "Best Wedding Caterer" from SFGate.com in 2008, 2010, and 2013. Culinary Excellence looks forward to being able to help you make a day to remember!


GRACE STREET CATERING
4629 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Oakland, California 94609
GraceStreetCatering.com
Contact: Jessica Rampel
Phone: (510) 523-1600
Fax: (510) 523-1388
info@gracestreetcatering.com

Founded in 1987, Grace Street Catering produces more than 600 events annually. Their team of professionals is experienced in orchestrating catered affairs of every size and scope, from intimate, personal dinners and storybook weddings to large gala civic events.


LA BONNE CUISINE CATERING AND EVENTS
2321 Filbert Street
Oakland, California 94607
LaBonneCuisine.com
Contact: Christophe Kubiak
Phone: (510) 549-3760, ext. 101
Fax: (510) 549-3777
christophe@labonnecuisine.com

La Bonne Cuisine Catering and Events offers green operated, full service catering and event planning. Established in 1995. Every affair begins with an experienced and attentive event consultant. Custom menus with coordinated food, wine pairing, decor and presentation ensure a spectacular event. They offer fresh, sustainable and local ingredients, prepared with a liberal dose of imagination.


MIRAGLIA CATERING & EVENT PLANNING
2094 Burroughs Avenue
San Leandro, CA 94577
CateringAndMore.com
Contact: Karen Zachary
Phone: (510) 483-5210
Fax: (510) 483-6855
karen@cateringandmore.com

Gracious staff and tasteful presentation are the hallmarks of a well-planned event and experience is the foundation for ensuring both. Miraglia Catering has been serving inspired fare since 1948. Whether you are planning a budget-conscious corporate affaire or a lavish wedding or gala, this Certified Bay Area Green Business is dedicated to making it the best it can be.


RED DOOR CATERING
6613 Hollis Street
Emeryville, California 94608
RedDoorCatering.com
Contact: Reign Free
Phone: (510) 459-6212
info@reddoorcatering.com


The Red Door Catering
is a full service event planning and catering company committed to freshly picked, freshly prepared, freshly presented gourmet dining experiences. Whether a corporate working lunch, company gala, birthday celebration, family wedding, or a private gathering of friends, we go beyond your menu to make a memory. Executive Chef Reign Free's Caribbean roots join Creole, Pan-Asian and Low Country influences to present explosive flavor combinations, imaginative menus and the best comfort food this side of your grandmother’s dining room table.

Create. Celebrate. Commemorate.


ROYAL RASPBERRY
3100 35th Ave
Oakland, CA 94619
RoyalRaspberry.com
Contact: Elizabeth Fazzio
Phone: (510) 538-8162
royalraspberry@hotmail.com


Royal Raspberry has been creating memorable events since 1991 in the Bay Area. Our menus are creative and delicious, prepared with fresh, local, sustainable foods, and offered at reasonable prices to fit your budget. We provide all rentals, including furniture, table top items, linens, floral, d.j. services, entertainment, lighting, wedding cakes, dessert buffets, transportation, and more. Our professional service staff does all set up, service and clean up. Call us today for a free all inclusive quote!


STRAW
203 Octavia Boulevard
San Francisco, CA 94102
StrawSF.com
Contact: Ari Feingold
Phone: (415) 971-5653
ari@strawsf.com


Straw is a carnival themed restaurant, catering, and concessions business located in the blossoming Hayes Valley neighborhood of San Francisco. From weddings to corporate functions, Straw brings a slice of the carnival to each event and we have always exceeded our customer’s expectations. While our menu and service are fun, it is our professionalism and attention to detail that keep our customers happy; that and our outstanding food. We handle daily lunch deliveries for as little as eight people but are capable of catering dream weddings and corporate events for thousands. Our catering team makes the planning process easy and fun. And, we'll only bring a fire-breather upon request.