• Providing programs and services to enhance the business and professional development of our members.

  • LOVE AT FIRST BITE Catering & Events

    LOVE AT FIRST BITE Catering & Events


    Caterers/Special Events/Food ServiceFood Service/Products

    About Us

    Rely on LOVE AT FIRST BITE for all of your special occasions! From Small Gatherings to Cocktail Parties, Corporate Events, Life Celebrations to Weddings and everything in between, we are ready to create a unique experience for you and your guests!

    Your occasion will be customized to include your wishes & vision combined with our many years of industry experience. With over 30 years in the high end catering industry, Owner, Lisa Trumbower-Sheppard, will design a creative plan that is customized for each type of event, venue, seasonality, group size and budget.

    Let us put our special touch on your event to make a unique and lasting impression.
    Simple and creative menus, with an emphasis on bold flavors are incorporated into each event. We pride ourselves on our commitment to sourcing local, fresh and organic ingredients from various farms and providers in our rich agricultural area.

    Embracing each event with unsurpassed attention to detail and treating each client as if they were family is the hallmark of LOVE AT FIRST BITE. Why don’t you be a guest at your next event and let us take care of the details…..We will work diligently to exceed your expectations.


    Gallery Image love%202.jpg
    Gallery Image love%203.jpg
    Gallery Image love%204.jpg
    Gallery Image love%205.jpg
    Gallery Image love%206.jpg
    Gallery Image Love%207.jpg
    Gallery Image Love%208.jpg
    Gallery Image Love%209.jpg

    Rep/Contact Info

    Card image cap
    Lisa Trumbower-Sheppard
  • Testimonials

    "The Top of Virginia Regional Chamber is an incredibly valuable resource for the Shenandoah Valley..." – Adrienne G. Bloss, PhD, Provost, Shenandoah University.