Approved Vendors

****DISCLAIMER****

THE APPROVED VENDOR LIST FOR CONGREGATION BETH DAVID HAS BEEN PROVIDED TO YOU FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES. CONGREGATION BETH DAVID DOES NOT ENDORSE INDIVIDUAL VENDORS, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES, NOR DOES CONGREGATION BETH DAVID WARRANT THE WORK PERFORMED BY ANY VENDORS.

Caterers

In order to be on the list, the caterer must be willing to provide:

  1. Current Certificate of Liability Insurance, including naming Congregation Beth David as an additional insured for the event. The certificate must also include a 10-day notice of cancellation to Congregation Beth David and evidence of Worker’s Compensation Insurance. The policy must carry at least $1,000,000/$2,000,000 Bodily Injury Liability and $100,000 Property Damage coverages;
  2. Copy of Caterer’s California Approved ANSI Food Safety Manager Card; and
  3. For all of Caterer’s employees working at Congregation Beth David, copies of their California Approved ANSI Food Handlers Cards.

Additionally, if the caterer does not have a supervised kosher kitchen, all foods must be prepared in the kitchen at Congregation Beth David and must meet the Congregation Beth David Kosher Guidelines.

House of Bagels (Bascom Ave Only)
1640 S. Bascom Ave; #D, Campbell
Contact: Jeff Leo
Phone: 408-371-4970
(Jeff is our regular caterer; uses Beth David Kitchen)
Deliciously Yours
112 Newell Ave., Los Gatos, 95030
Contact:  Lucy Fried
Phone: 408-202-2103
(must cook in Beth David kitchen)
Epic Bites
Contact: Heshy Fried
Phone: 646-853-4630
www.epicbitescatering.com
Too Caterers
Contact:  Wendy Kleckner
Phone: 650-322-4189
918 Industrial Ave, Palo Alto 94303
www.toocaterer.com
YES Catering
Contact: Meni & Margarita Peretz
Phone: 650-456-7000
or 650-630-5486
Deja Vu Foods
Specialty Products. When your dream cake comes TRUE! Customized product? Baked goods and custom cakes, gift boxes, catering services for private events, corporate, wedding and many more. Its your Deja Vu!
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For a complete list of Kosher Caterers, please visit the Va’ad HaKashrus of Northern California www.sunrisekosher.org/kosher-caterers

Event Planners

Lynn Osband
Event Specialist

408-981-8422
www.LynnOsbandEvents.com

Kosher Wine

There is usually a selection of kosher wine available at local Trader Joe’s supermarkets, Lucky Stores and Mollie Stone’s in Palo Alto. A large selection of kosher wine can also be found at:

Pars Kosher Market
3978 South Bascom Ave
San Jose, 95124
(650) 996-2742
Royal Wines & Spirits
3144 Williams Road
San Jose, 95117
408-260-1098

Kosher Baked Goods

House of Bagels (Bascom Ave Only)
1640 S. Bascom Ave; #D, Campbell
Challah & Bagels only
Izzy’s Brooklyn Bagels
477 California Ave., Palo Alto
605-329-0700
Semifreddi’s
372 Colusa Ave, Kensington
510-596-9935
www.semifreddis.com
A large selection of their breads, including
challah, is available at Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, Mollie Stone’s and Gene’s Markets.
Irving’s Premium Challah
919 Irving Street #102, San Francisco
415-753-5474
Check their website for where to purchase:
www.irvprem.com
Grand Bakery
3264 Grand Ave., Oakland
510-465-1110
www.grandbakeryoakland.com

Deja Vu Foods
Specialty Products. When your dream cake comes TRUE! Customized product? Baked goods and custom cakes, gift boxes, catering services for private events, corporate, wedding and many more. Its your Deja Vu!
Frena Bakery
Cakes & other savory & sweet baked goods www.frenabakery.com

 

Music

Joel Nelson
408-446-5000
www.joelnelson.com
Rhythm G’s Entertainment
408-677-6002
Jordan River Entertainment
408-978-0979
www.a-dj.com
Alan Waltz
408-243-4931
650-544-8590
www.alanwaltz.com
Joel Abramson
Orchestras & Entertainment
408-265-7279
www.joelabramson.com
Hot Borscht
510-841-1311
Simha Orchestra
408-496-6192
Donna Frankel
Israeli Dancing
408-257-3455
 

Photographers

Scott Lasky Photography
408-363-0654
888-363-0654
www.laskyphoto.com
scott@laskyphoto.com
Richard Mayer Photography
650-465-3673
www.mayerphoto.com
mayerphotosf@gmail.com
Jeff Cable Photography
408-821-5333
www.jeffcable.com
Cheryl Bigman Photography
www.cherylbigman.com
Erez Avraham Photography
408-726-2530
www.erezavraham.com
erez.avraham@gmail.com