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Patty Long Catering

Discover Patty Long Catering


Patty Long Catering

Discover Patty Long Catering

One Caterer. Countless Venues. Endless Possibilities.
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9th Street Abbey
Patty Long Catering's
9th Street Abbey

No matter what type of party you're planning -- whether it's the company holiday party, corporate retreat, cocktail party, birthday dinner, wedding ceremony and reception, The Abbey makes a stunning backdrop for your event. The courtyard patio -- located between the Abbey building and the old Rectory -- boasts heirloom rose gardens, fountains, and an outside bar. It's the ideal way to incorporate the outdoors in your event.

Built in the 1850's, the building now known as the 9th Street Abbey has enjoyed a long varied past. Built as St. Paul's German Evangelical Church, the original congregation left in 1911. In 1924 part of St. John Nepomuk, located on Tucker & Lafayette Streets, occupied the building as Holy Trinity Slovak Church until 1986. Patty Long Catering, Inc. bought the building and converted into a special events venue in 1992.

Maximum Seated Capacity 210

1808 South 9TH Street
Saint Louis, MO 63104

River Bottom Saloon
Patty Long Catering's
Beyond Broadway

Located at 112 Sidney Street, Beyond Broadway was formerly the site of the A.E. Schmidt billiards factory. This building dates back to 1847 and stands on the original banks of the Mississippi River. It offers a relaxed, warm, inviting space with a rustic ambiance. A grand stone fireplace sets off the main area of this charming venue, along with punched tin ceilings and a large built-in dance floor. A newly constructed patio allows seating and space for guests to stand and relax in an outdoor setting.

Maximum Seated Capacity 325

112 Sidney Street
Saint Louis, MO 63104

9th Street Abbey
Patty Long Catering's
9th Street Loft

Located at 1808 South 9th Street in historic Soulard. Built in the 1850’s, the 9th Street Loft was a former classroom in the Abbey building. Celebrate your special event and enjoy an intimate evening atop our gorgeous 9th Street Abbey. This space offers a beautiful view overlooking our courtyard garden and patio. The exposed brick walls and cedar flooring create a rustic, yet elegant atmosphere ideal for any style. This versatile space guarantees an enchanting experience for any occasion.

Maximum Seated Capacity 60

1808 South 9TH Street
Saint Louis, MO 63104

Off Premise Venues

The wedding caterer you choose may be the most important decision you make in planning your wedding. Leave it to Patty Long Catering to help you secure the perfect setting for your expectations. Patty Long Catering can custom-create the event of your dreams at the following venues and more:

One Caterer. Countless Venues. Endless Possibilities.


I always love working with Patty Long, with their fun personalities and attention to detail I know I get the best when working with them. They can handle any event, large or small, high budget or low budget and they always manage to make each client feel special and significant. - Kristen Weis - Kristen Ashley Events, LLC.


Joan Long

Joan Long started Patty Long Catering over 30 years ago. Her fun-loving and positive spirit paired with her natural gift for hospitality and hard work made her vision for her company a reality. Joan returns the love of her community by volunteering and serving on the boards at the YMCA, St. Peter and Paul, and Harris House. Joan enjoys spending time with her husband and kids, frequently retreating to their farm in Houston, Missouri. She works out at the YMCA, and enjoys the Soulard neighborhood whenever and however she can!

Rachel Brueggeman

Rachel joined the PLC team in 2016 upon graduating from Saint Louis University with a degree in Hospitality Management. Originally from Edwardsville, IL Rachel felt a connection and a desire to be a part of such an established and reputable company where she could learn and grow her passion for hospitality and service. Beginning her time here at Patty Long Catering as an intern, her abilities and warm personality has led her to a full time position as a talented Sales Manager that both clients and vendors love. In her free time you can catch Rachel playing softball, hiking, biking, running triathlons, and enjoying everything outdoors.

Jenna Schuermeyer

Jenna joined the PLC team in 2017. Her passion for events and entertainment led her to pursue a degree in Arts and Entertainment Management and Graphic Design from Lindenwood University. There she gained experience in the entertainment and business industries . She is a St. Louis native, who shares a love for the local sports teams and cuisine. Beginning her time here at Patty Long Catering as an Intern, her enthusiasm and ambition have landed her a full-time spot on the team!

Andrea Reid

Andrea joined the PLC team in 2017. Born and raised in St. Louis, MO, she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business from UMSL, where she discovered her calling for planning events. With over 4 years’ experience in the industry, she brings passion, creativity, and an overall love for food, people, and everything fabulous to the PLC team.

Arthur Hiatt

Chef Arthur joined the PLC team in 2016. He is an enthusiastic and innovative chef with over 20 years of experience both inside and outside of the US. After studying at the Institute of Culinary Arts in California, he worked his way through Michelin Star rated kitchens throughout Italy, New York City, and Washington D.C. Arthur believes exciting meals are created through fresh and local ingredients, creating a harmonious kitchen in synchronicity with both the environment and the customers. He strives to give each of his guests a breathtaking culinary experience that they will never forget. Outside of the kitchen, Arthur enjoys traveling as well as spending time with family and friends.

Dan Henderson

Dan, Operations Manager, has been at the heart of the PLC team since 2000. He is a St. Louis native with over 33 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Dan honed his skills while owning and operating his own restaurant, Black-Tie Gourmet, for over 12 years. Dan’s extensive knowledge of all things catering, together with his incomparable creative flair, result in standing ovations from our guests time after time.

Mike Cruise

Mike joined the PLC team in April of 2014. Born and raised in Centerville, IL Mike has contributed over 9 years in the Hospitality Industry. As Staffing Coordinator, Mike has displayed wonderful characteristics of leadership and compassion to not only the clients but as well as the Patty Long Catering staff. Mike is involved in many operational areas where he contributes his passion for executing flawless events and knowledge of all things food and beverage.

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business hours: M-F 9:00a-5:00p or by Appointment

tel: 314-621-9598

Patty Long Catering

1804 South 9th Street, St. Louis, MO 63104

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Patty Long Catering has built an unmatched reputation for providing quality food presentations and outstanding service. When hiring Patty Long Catering for any catered function, you know you will be taken care of from the moment you call to the day of your event. We provide our clients with a team of experienced hospitality professionals, who work hard to make your event a memorable success.