Eventective Names Nation's Most Popular Caterers

One of the greatest challenges facing meeting and event planners is finding a fantastic and reliable caterer. To make choosing one easier, Eventective — an event planning search portal featuring venues and vendors — has named 20 winners of its "2011 Planners' Choice Award" in the "Catering" category.

Chosen in part based on the number of times their Eventective listings were viewed by planners, the winners — which represent the most popular caterers with party planners, brides and meeting coordinators — are:

• Advantage Catering and Event Planning (Burbank, Calif.)
• El Pollo Grill (Lemon Grove, Calif.)
• Louise’s Trattoria (Los Angeles)
• I Love Tacos Catering (San Diego)
• Eggwhites Special Event Catering (Miami)
• Event Boutique (Miami)
• Affordable Catering (Tampa)
• Beyond Details (Covington, Ga.)
• Catered Excellence (Chicago)
• Akbar Palace Catering (Columbia, Md.)
• Dearborn Tree Manor Catering (Dearborn, Mich.)
• Catering Con Sazon (Bronx, N.Y.)
• Pimento Caribbean Catering (Bronx, N.Y.)
• Side Street Catering (Bronx, N.Y.)
• CateringRUS (New York)
• Catered Elegance (Bedford, Ohio)
• Christina’s Catering (West Chester, Pa.)
• All in Good Taste Catering (Fort Worth, Texas)
• Cowboy Catering (Weatherford, Texas)
• Sisterly Love Catering (Woodbridge, Va.)