We Are Downtown Catering


Downtown Catering Company is an award-winning catering service that has been servicing Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Beaufort and Charleston, South Carolina, as well as Savannah and Augusta, Georgia for over ten years. 

Husband and wife team, Ryan and Leah McCarthy (he’s the chef, she’s the planner) have a large staff of dedicated professionals to tend to your every event need. We cater for Events, Weddings, Parties, Private Chef Services, Corporate Events and Golf Tournament Catering.

We also have been local owners/operators of The Downtown Deli for the past 12 years. We provide the residents and visitors to Historic Bluffton with the freshest, most delicious food imaginable. That is why we have been voted “Best Deli” “Best Lunch” and “Best Sandwiches” each year since 2003!

We thank you for your continued support and patronage of small business.
— Leah + Ryan McCarthy

Clients We Have Worked With 

PGA Tour Champions / NASCAR Champions / NCAA Elite Coaches /Past NFL Players / Fortune 500 Executives

“I just wanted to drop you a note saying a BIG HUGE THANK YOU for helping us have the most beautiful wedding! Everything was absolutely perfect. There was not one thing that day that I noticed to be out of place or not what I envisioned. Everyone raved about Ryan's crew and the food!!!” 

“I just wanted to let you know how very much we enjoyed working with you these past months. I do not know how we could have managed the process without your expert guidance! Your treasure trove of information certainly made the whole endeavor much more manageable than had we attempted it on our own. Above all, both Faye and I appreciated your calm demeanor and encouraging words. Everyone seems to have had a most memorable experience.”