Twin sister owned coffee shops, with the very best baristas, serving the best coffee at two Federal Way locations.


Espresso Catering

Espresso service is sure to impress at your corporate event, school event or party!

JSE Coffee Catering has over 20 years of experience in delighting guests and customers with our fine espresso and exceptional service. Find out more about why we’ve quickly become known as the premier espresso catering company in the Northwest!

When you hire us you get the best of everything:

  • Great taste
  • Professional presentation
  • Friendly and experienced baristas
  • Easy set-up
  • Total reliability
  • Unlimited drink service
  • Excellent value

What espresso catering services do you offer?

At the end of your event, we are confident you too will agree with our many happy clients that you made the right choice. Let us be your first and only choice for any event large or small, indoors or out, any time of year.


  • Unlimited drink service
  • Special requests
  • Free on-site consultation
  • Themed attire (upon request)
  • Pre-event location checks


  • Corporate Events
  • Trade Shows, Seminars, Meetings
  • Golf Tournaments
  • Auctions
  • Holiday Parties
  • Weddings
  • Customer/Employee Appreciation
  • Graduations
  • Retirements
  • Birthdays
  • Class Reunions
  • Grand Openings
  • Campaign Kick-Offs, Election Celebrations
  • Cruises

*Power required is a 110 outlet.

What is your espresso catering menu?

Leave all the details to us and relax. We love coffee and serve a perfect cup every time!

Coffee is served in 8 oz. cups and 12 oz. iced cups to your guests by trained, professional baristas in appropriate (traditional or themed) attire.

We provide all supplies and products. We proudly serve Dillanos Coffee, and use only the best syrups and milk!


  • Espresso
  • Latte
  • Mocha
  • Cappuccino
  • Decaffeinated coffee
  • Chai tea
  • Italian sodas
  • Hot and iced drinks


  • French Vanilla
  • Raspberry
  • Almond
  • Caramel
  • Hazelnut
  • Irish Creme
  • Hershey’s Chocolate
  • Ghiradelli’s White Chocolate
  • Coconut
  • Peppermint
  • Sugar-Free Vanilla
  • Sugar-Free Coconut


  • Whole
  • 2%
  • 1%
  • Nonfat
  • Almond
  • Oat
  • Soy
  • Half & Half


  • Hershey’s Milk Chocolate
  • Ghiradelli’s Powdered White Chocolate

Ghirardelli’s Dark Chocolate available upon request. Tasty condiments are provided to personalize every drink. Special requests are welcomed.

What is your pricing?

Espresso and gourmet cupcake service ranges in price from $4-$6.50 per person depending on size and type of event.


  • Size upgrades ( 8oz to 12 oz cups)
  • Italian Sodas Bar

These prices may not apply to certain types of events. Please call or email us for a personalized quote for your event. Discounts may also be available.

How do I book you for an event?

  • Please book at least one week in advance.
  • If less than 48 hours notice for booking there will be a $100 convenience charge.
  • A non-refundable deposit of half the total cost of the event is required to book a date.
  • Extra charges may apply for weddings and for extended travel time and mileage.
  • One week before your event we get your final head count and the remaining amount will be due.
  • We accept VISA, Mastercard, American Express, check or cash.

What is your cancellation policy?

2 weeks notice is required to cancel an event.

I will always appreciate that you came to our rescue at a time when we REALLY needed to have espresso on site.

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1st Choice Espresso Catering truly lives up to their slogan,’Only the Best.’ This applies to all areas of their business. Not only is the coffee wonderful, but their service is extraordinary as well. Speaking on behalf of TRA Medical Imaging Centers, we were highly pleased with their level of professionalism and efficiency.

Kim Papich, Customer Care Representative - TRA Medical Imaging Centers

Great service always topped off with a smile!

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We own a busy catering company and have worked with 1st Choice Espresso for over three years. Her company has provided excellent espresso drinks and Italian sodas for many of our corporate as well as social clients. 1st Choice Espresso is always punctual, professionally attired and pleasant to work with. Our clients continue to be thrilled with her service . . . (which makes us look good too.) Whenever we need espresso catering our first choice is ALWAYS 1st Choice Espresso.

John & Amy Hatcher, Owners - Cafe Pacific Catering, Inc.