Our Story

As a restaurant, The Old Place Restaurant has long held a special place in the hearts of the Central Carolina region. Now, owners Lu Anne and Laura bring the restaurant’s special brand of down-home comfort straight to you through The Old Place Catering & Events.


We are a mother–daughter team who are passionate about entertaining! Whether it’s an intimate dinner party, a corporate event or a family gathering, we promise food that looks and tastes marvelous. We approach your special occasion not as a onetime event but as the start of a long-time relationship.

We promise great food, courteous service, and dedication in making every event memorable. We will personalize a menu designed to cater to you and the needs of all your guests, with beautiful presentation and taste that will leave your guests asking for our secrets.