Albany, New York’s Favorite Caterer

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Nine Distinct Venue Options and Over 110 Acres of Gorgeous Countryside

For over 80 years, the Capital Region has chosen Birch Hill Catering, formerly Herbert’s, as the destination for their event. From elegant weddings, dance-all-night proms, to corporate picnics, Birch Hill’s premiere food and service have always left our guests amazed.

We Also Come To You

If you’re looking for a full service caterer to take the stress out of your reception, the talented staff at Birch Hill will come to you. Let us show you what Birch Hill’s experience in full service catering means for your special day. As a full service caterer, we handle every last detail of your experience for you. From planning the menu to clearing the last dish, Birch Hill’s friendly and proficient waitstaff are here to do whatever it takes on the day of to make sure your event is simply spectacular!

Our guests come back for the food.

For four generations we have been creating diverse and varied menus ranging across all culinary disciplines. Our menu features many seasonal items and is based upon the freshest ingredients sourced as local as possible. Choose from one of our prepared menus or if you know exactly what you want, you can customize and create your own.

We Are Closer Than You Think

A short drive, yet a world away, from the hustle and bustle of day-to-day life.

Birch Hill offers the perfect destination for your wedding, just minutes from Albany or Rensselaer NY or the Berkshires. Whether you are planning a romantic, elegant, casual or fun wedding, our ballroom, rolling lawns, duck pond, gazebo and vineyard become the a scenic backdrop for a formal dinner and dancing, vineyard nuptials, lawn wedding, barn wedding, tent reception, or barbecue reception.

See Why Our Guests Love Our Events

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