Blue Mountain Bistro Catering Co. specializes in Mediterranean cuisine, from festive Spanish style tapas to rustic Provencal country dinners. Since 1983, chef Richard Erickson's cuisine has garnered praise from many local and national magazines including Gourmet. In 1985 while he was chef of Bistro du Nord in NYC, it was named "Best Bistro" by Gael Greene in New York Magazine. In 1993 after opening Blue Mountain Bistro in Woodstock, he was awarded Four Stars by critics from Albany to Westchester. Richard has been cooking with the best local produce since he was chef at Metropolis Cafe on Union Square in NYC next to the Greenmarket.

In 2007 he and his wife Mary Anne Erickson opened Bistro-to-Go, located four miles west of NYS Thruway exit 19. They are open seven days a week and invite you to stop in to sample what's happening anytime. Visit for more information.

Our goal is to satisfy and delight our customers by providing superior quality catered food. We take high quality ingredients and handle them with experience and care. We are passionate about our local farms and use many organic and sustainable products in our food preparation. Community is also an important part of who we are and we are proud to have an amazing team working with us who love what they're doing." - Chef Richard Erickson