FOOD JOY CATERING is dedicated to providing the finest of unique gourmet meals, custom designed just for your events, and intended to fulfill all of your catering needs.

Special thematic and dietary needs are always taken into consideration, and are coupled with creative concepts to create the perfect celebration – offered at a fair, affordable price.

We are a high end catering service in the greater Los Angeles area. We deliver premium event experiences to our clientele in terms of designing an event with total or non total control for your event. We offer coordinators with years of experience in tying together your creative ideas.

And More..

Taste and variety are the essence of why we love to cook and prepare extraordinary dishes.
The presentation of our food is like a piece of art that we design from our hearts. We strive to deliver impeccable results full of nourishment and taste.

Our chefs are thoughtful in preparing and cooking, their full effort always stands out in the end.
We offer a spectrum of menu compositions and have provided experienced and organized event coordination for many private and corporate events.

Delicious Pastries

Catering Events


" Why Hire Us ? "

Cristina Ortiz and Leonel Gonzalez together with their team of professionals will make sure that your event goes as planned. You wont have to worry about the décor, the food nor the ambiance. It’s your event, you should enjoy it.


With more than 30 years of experience in the business industry, Cristina Ortiz ventured off and created something spectacular with Chef Leonel Gonzalez and created what today is known as Food Joy Catering. Apart from making sure that your event goes as smoothly as possible without you having to worry about anything, Cristina does everything with a smile. If and when Cristina is not working she enjoys going through the city and getting inspiration and new ideas on how to create the next memorable event. Cristina will be with you every step of the way making sure that the event of your dreams becomes reality.

Cristina Ortiz


Before venturing off and creating Food Joy Catering, Leonel Gonzalez was working as an Executive Chef in many another catering companies. Leonel Gonzalez then decided in becoming a private chef which landed him the position to become the private chef for the Geliebters’. Chef Leonel loves top tier events because it’s an honor to prep delicious food; for a wide variety of corporate events, including Heads of State and Hollywood elite, and countless family celebrations in between. Leonel Gonzalez will work with you in creating the best menu which suits your needs and of all your guest.

Leonel Gonzalez