Hi! My name is Polina Sycheva and I am the Executive Chef and owner of Svetlana Catering and Events. For me, the most exciting part about working on weddings is getting to know the brides, grooms, and their families. I love learning about where they come from, their personalities and unique history, and then creating an event that captures their story while creating a new one. We bring your vision into reality through creative menus, flowers, décor, and a wonderful vendor team.

Svetlana Catering team offers the combination of style, creativity, energy, and attention to detail needed to plan and execute an unforgettable wedding. We are looking forward to working with you in making your dream wedding a reality. Expect Something Beautiful.

Menu: If you have an idea of what you would like or need cuisine inspiration, Svetlana Catering will be happy to assist you in creating a perfect menu for your wedding. Click here for cuisine inspiration; these can serve as a great starting point, so let us know what sounds enticing to you.

Proposal: You can expect detailed proposals with no hidden costs, that include all equipment, staffing and taxes. We use only the highest quality ingredients, top-shelf vendors, experienced staff and are committed to exceptional customer service. Call 415‑314‑0782, or email for more information or proposal.

Sample Menus




My husband and I worked with Polina to cater our 135 guest wedding in Healdsburg, CA. I first tried her miso roasted black cod at a friend’s wedding and was in love. Polina is an incredibly talented chef, versatile and a great client relation manager. If you are looking for a caterer that #1, can cook anything with amazing talent, #2, Listen to you and what you envision for your food, (especially if you are a die hard foodie), #3, Execute on all the details as her job profile as caterer is not enough, she also partly takes on event planner for your event! ~Tian L., San Francisco

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Hawaiian Cuisine

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Traditional American


Asian Fusion Cuisine