Finley Catering Company History

theben-fpFinley Catering Company, established in 1976, has soared to even greater heights that Steve Finley could have ever imagined. As a young boy, Steve took all his cooking skills from his mother, pursued a culinary degree and worked hard to realize the great American success story.

In 1997 Steve had the honor of hosting the Presidential Summit Luncheon at his center city location, The Ballroom At the Ben Franklin House. This prestigious event was attended by then President and Mrs. Clinton, Vice President and Mrs. Gore, the Honorable George and Mrs. Bush, the Honorable Gerald Ford, Colin Powell, along with Governors from across the country and numerous celebrities.


The Crystal Tea Room has also played host to numerous prestigious events such as the Tug McGraw Foundation wherein numerous celebrities, including Faith Hill and Tim McGraw who entertained over a thousand invited guests.

The Philadelphia Phillies World Series Champs have hosted numerous events to benefit Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. The Cole Hamels Foundation is expected to raise millions of dollars featuring entertainers such as Martina McBride as well as other impressive contributors.

Steve’s business has grown considerably over the years. However, his values have stayed the same. He continues to strive for perfection in all aspects of his profession. Steve credits his success, in part, to hard work, dedication to detail, exquisite cuisine and top-notch employees.

Thank you for considering Finley Catering for your special occasion. We welcome you to contact us with any questions at 215-627-5100.

Finley’s accomplishments, small or large, have earned him a reputation that results in bookings at the Ballroom At the Ben and the Crystal Tea Room, exceeding all expectations.

Finley Catering Locations

Crystal Tea Room
100 Penn Square East
Philadelphia PA 19107
(215) 627-5100

Ballroom at the Ben
834 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 627-5100

The Clothier Room
630 Clothier Rd
Wynnewood, PA 19096-2200
(215) 627-5100