The Reception Center is a family-owned event and wedding venue, specializing in exquisite cuisine that stretches across three generations of catering. Our longstanding reputation is nothing short of perfection with genuine hospitality, impeccable service and attention to detail. We provide luxurious experiences at affordable rates, and it is our goal to simplify the planning process for you.
Host a celebration you will remember forever when you join us at The Reception Center. From weddings to Sweet 16s, our facility is the perfect site for social events in Matawan, New Jersey. We go above and beyond to help you throw a function that will leave your guests dazzled. No matter what your vision is, we have the right options to fit your tastes, themes and preferences.
Mayer Catering has been the exclusive caterer of The Reception Center for several decades. As a family owned business, we know how important all special occasions become lasting memories.
The history of Mayer Catering dates back to the 1950s, starting with a small restaurant in New Brunswick, then to the original owners of the historic & memorable Sayreville Bar & Restaurant, branching into numerous off-premise sites and now our prized and reputable catering venue, The Reception Center. Following in his father Walter Mayer’s legacy, Chef and owner Brian Mayer is meticulous in his menu and execution. As a hands on owner his number one priority is to provide quality and fresh products for all events.