If you are booking a Reception Venue, then it is likely that Catering will be included in your package, otherwise it may need to be arranged separately.
Consider any special dietary needs of your guests, such as vegetarians, kosher, wheat or lactose intolerance etc & children's menus.
If providing the beverages yourself, remember to order ice to keep the drinks cold.
Research and meet with several companies.
Decide on style of food you want.
Decide on the number of courses.
Decide what beverages will be offered.
Decide which company to use.
Confirm menu selections.
Confirm guest numbers.
Make final payment.
Be aware of guest dietary restrictions and special needs.
Confirm delivery date and location.