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Give Thanks to Your Employees with Lunch Catering

The Holiday Season is a great time to show appreciation for your valued employees with lunch catering from Windy City Pizza and BBQ. If your business is in the San Mateo area, and within our pizza and BBQ delivery area, you don’t have to spend excess amounts of time and money on a company party to show your thanks. Simply providing an unexpected free meal is enough to make anyone feel appreciated and recognized.

The saying, “the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach” also holds true for employees. With the best Chicago style deep dish pizza and Texas smokehouse BBQ, Windy City Pizza and BBQ is a great choice for winning over the hearts of your staff, and increasing productivity and loyalty. After all, happy employees are productive and loyal employees.

Our catering menu offers a wide variety of Texas BBQ options and housemade sides (available in a range of portion sizes), specialty Chicago-style deep dish pizzas, farm-fresh salads, and BBQ and Chicago-style sandwiches. If you’re unsure about ordering correct quantities, our staff is pleased to spend a few minutes on the phone with you, or check out our website’s “Catering Guidelines” for more information on serving portions.

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Research shows that employees who feel appreciated will demonstrate the following behaviors:

  • Take more pride and ownership in their work
  • Go above and beyond the status quo
  • Build relationships with peers and co-workers
  • Become more receptive to constructive criticism
  • Show increased loyalty (lower turnover rate)
  • Begin praising others
  • Be more content with their work/life balance

You don’t have to go all-out either! If the company budget is a little tight, consider opting for pizza delivery. It’s convenient, affordable and always a crowd-pleasing favorite. At Windy City Pizza and BBQ, we also offer delicious gluten free and vegan options, which makes it a great choice—regardless of any dietary constraints.

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During the Holiday season, a higher-end catering option is a great choice but don’t just go the ordinary lunch catering route. Choose something unconventional, yet delectable like knuckle-suckin’ good Texas BBQ–delivered straight to your office! Our tender, juicy, Texas Smokehouse Barbecue that is sure to become the office favorite.

For a variety of options, add a specialty deep dish pizza (or a few), which marries layers of savory sauce, meat (optional), crushed tomatoes, artisanal flour and premium Wisconsin cheese. With food this appetizing, your efforts to show appreciation to your employees will make a lasting impression.

Show Your Appreciation With Lunch Catering from Windy City Pizza and BBQ

We’re happy to discuss office catering options and take all the guesswork out of a menu that’s perfectly suited to a variety of employees’ tastes and dietary needs. Check out our catering menu here, then give us a call to plan your event! To place an order for the best pizza and BBQ delivery in the San Mateo Area, contact Windy City Pizza today at (650) 578-1942 or order your catering online through our contact form.

The History of Chicago-Style Pizza

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How Chicago-Style Deep Dish Pizza Came to Be

As most people can agree, pizza is one of the focal points of American tradition and the city of Chicago is no different. The Windy City is drenched in unique pizza history that continues to marvel locals and visitors alike. Continue reading The History of Chicago-Style Pizza

5 Reasons to Choose Windy City for the Playoffs and SB51

Windy City Pizza and BBQ is THE Place to Be for The Big Game

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There’s no doubt that Super Bowl Sunday is one of the best parties of the year. Make the most of it by enjoying Texas style BBQ and the best pizza in San Mateo with friends, fans and family. Here are the top 5 reasons to spend the Playoff games and Super Bowl Sunday at Windy City Pizza and BBQ. Continue reading 5 Reasons to Choose Windy City for the Playoffs and SB51

5 Reasons Windy City Pizza and BBQ Gift Card Makes the Perfect Gift

Give the Gift of Pizza and BBQ this Holiday

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This is the time of the year when everyone is rushing to find the perfect gift. If you’re having a hard time deciding what to get those on your list that are hard to buy for, consider opting for a gift card to Windy City Pizza and BBQ. If they like pizza or BBQ, you’re gifting them the best pizza in San Mateo, and the best Texas BBQ west of the Lone Star State. Our farm-fresh ingredients, Italian sausage, Farmer’s Market tomatoes, Grande cheese and artisanal flour make our mouthwatering pizzas authentically delicious. Continue reading 5 Reasons Windy City Pizza and BBQ Gift Card Makes the Perfect Gift

3 Reasons to Go Out for Pizza for a First Date

Why Should You Choose Windy City Pizza for Date Night?

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There are few things more exciting (and nerve racking) than the first date! For two individuals who are extremely fond of each other, the first date can still be an awkward experience. It’s true that organizing the date at a fancy fine dining restaurant is a great way to impress your partner, but that also raises the level of pressure for you both. All these challenges can be avoided by simply dining at a cozy San Mateo pizza restaurant instead. Continue reading 3 Reasons to Go Out for Pizza for a First Date

Why Deep Dish Pizza is Better Than All Other Pizza

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Pizza is considered a comfort food across all age and ethnic groups. Pizza lovers will drool over the endless possibilities when it comes to the type of crust, toppings, sauces, and styles of pizza within their reach. The types and varieties of toppings are countless and most of us have a favorite pizza place when the craving strikes. Windy City Pizza is one place you could go for the best pizza in San Mateo. We have a few types of pizza to choose from, the most popular being the famous Chicago-style deep dish with three delicious variations (Chicago-style, Chicago’s famous stuffed deep dish, and “redhead” style), traditional thin pizza, and gluten-free pizza. Let’s examine why deep dish pizza is one of the most popular varieties of pizza–and why we consider it above all others in the pizza world.

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Windy City Pizza and BBQ: Home of the Bay Area Chicago Bears Fan Club

Game 1: Chicago Bears vs Houston Texans

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Sunday, September 11 marks the first NFL game of regular season for the Chicago Bears–our favorite team in the league. As the official home of the Bay Area Chicago Bears Fan Club (since 1998) we always look forward to football season! Every week we host Chicago Bears games and fans from all over the Bay Area join us for the fun, food and prizes. After all, what’s better than Chicago-style pizza, Texas BBQ, pitchers of beer, and football? Continue reading Windy City Pizza and BBQ: Home of the Bay Area Chicago Bears Fan Club

Top 4 Ways Windy City Pizza and BBQ Serves Pizza

Chicago Style Deep Dish Pizza Options

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Pizza delivery will never go out of style. You know why? The versatility of pizza makes it a favorite of pretty much anyone with working taste buds. Chicago style pizza? Check. Classic pepperoni pizza? We’ve got that too! Gluten-free, vegan options? As you wish!

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Whether you’re dedicated to the “all you can eat ” diet, or prefer a compassionate, animal-free food plan, our San Mateo pizza restaurant has just what you need. We prepare our pizza 4 ways: Continue reading Top 4 Ways Windy City Pizza and BBQ Serves Pizza

A History of Chicago’s Deep Dish Pizza

Rudy Malnati and the Chicago Deep Dish Pizza Restaurants – Chicago’s Gift to the World of Pizza

Deep dish pizza has a coveted place for itself in the hearts of many pizza lovers. But who could resist a thick, buttery crust smothered in rich, savory sauce, mounds of luscious cheese and succulent pieces of meat? With deep dish pizza, the tomato sauce is purposely slathered on top, hot to the touch and deep, while the filling sits comfortable on a mound of soft and flaky pizza crust. The very description of this inverted pizza is enough to make your mouth water. Continue reading A History of Chicago’s Deep Dish Pizza

The Secrets to the Best Chicago-Style Hot Dogs in the Windy City

Chicago-Style Hot Dogs Steaming in the Bay Area

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Whether you live in Chicago and you believe you know as much about Chicago style pizza and hot dogs as a person could, or you’re just visiting the Windy City, you need to try a hot dog from one of the city’s best hot dog stands. Obviously, distinguishing a genuine Chicago-style dog from an impostor is an ambitious enterprise, one that is steeped in opinion, and we’re pretty sure our ideas will delight some and infuriate others. But in life – and in hot-dog eating – sometimes you have to be bold. Continue reading The Secrets to the Best Chicago-Style Hot Dogs in the Windy City