FAQs, Egan Hospitality, Event Catering, Catering Company, Corporate Catering, Catering, Wedding Catering


How long should our welcome reception take?

The majority of welcome receptions take 45mins to 60mins for drinks and canapés.


What is the best time to call for dinner?

We usually call guests for dinner from 7.45pm onwards.


How long will dinner take to serve?

A five course Gala banquet normally takes 1 hour 45 mins (add 15 mins for each additional course thereafter).


Are there any hidden hire charges?

As Egan Hospitality are a fully equipped catering company, we carry all the nessesary equipment, cutlery, crockery and glassware for premium Gala dinner and event catering


What table linens are included in the cost per person?

We provide white or ivory floor length linen as standard, premium coloured lines, lace, Damask Crush table runners etc supplements will apply.


May we supply our own wine and what is the cost per bottle?

Yes in cases where clients wish to supply their own wine a corkage fee of €9 applies for wine, €13 per bottle for champagne, prosecco and cava. Charge covers handling, glassware service, staff and disposal of bottles /crates post event.


May we have a choice on our selected menu?

If you would like to add a further choice of main course a €7.50 supplement will apply. Choice of desserts and starters is €5.50. Additional sorbet shot is €3.50. Soup choice is €3.50.


Can I upgrade the Main Course for the Classic Menu Package?

Yes, a supplementary fee will apply but it can be easily arranged.


Can I take elements from other menus and add them to my preferred menu choice?

Yes, we can organise any changes, this can be easily arranged with your event planner.


Can you provide full bar facilities?

Yes, we can provide full bar service, cash charge, all draft beers ( depending on numbers a supplement may apply for rental of equipment bar counters etc ).