What Makes Tasteful Dinners Different?

Locally owned and operated, Tasteful Dinners is committed to serving Ankeny, Des Moines, and central Iowa only the best cuisine!

We try to prepare most items from scratch; including salad dressings, baking our own bread, and Great Grandmother’s pie crust. Our food is made daily from the highest quality ingredients and our staff is always busy creating fresh and delicious meals that remind you of home.

We’re passionate about serving you and providing the best catering for your wedding, big corporate event or special occasion.

With over 20 years of experience in the food-service, customer service and hospitality industry, Executive Chef Ric Kerr and his team will help make your event a real success!

“Our passion is serving you and creating new dishes that excite your taste buds, capture your imagination and remind you of home. At Tasteful Dinners your not just a customer, your family!”

– Chef Ric Ker

Download a copy of Ric’s interview in Women’s Edition Magazine


Request For Catering

“The lunch was great….everyone enjoyed it – lots of compliments. Thank you for your help – you make my job so much easier!”

Chris, The Members Group

“Kelli and I enjoyed our lunch today! Thank you for taking the time to stop by our table and visit with us. I have also enjoyed visiting your website, I look forward to getting better aquatinted with “Tasteful Dinners” in the future.”

Gayle, Seneca Companies

“Hey Ric – I just wanted to send a quick note to thank you for the wonderful job you did for us last night. The hors d’oeuvres were well appreciated and something a little different that everyone enjoyed. Thanks for your creative flare.”

Vicky, The Iowa Clinic