Absolute Custom Catering is a division of Mankato Independent Originals and has been serving the greater Mankato community for over 50 year starting with Adrian’s Eatery and Saloon. Owners Christopher Person, Patrick Person and Natasha O’Hara all own and operate restaurant venues in the community which include Tav on the Ave, Neighbor’s Italian Bistro, Dino’s Pizzeria and Number 4 American Bar & Kitchen.


  • “I have used Absolute Custom Catering for many events, both personal and for our business. Consistently, the food and service they provide is exceptional. The menu is always specially created , the food delicious, and the presentation wonderful! ”

    Tami Norberg Paulsen

  • “We use Absolute Custom Catering for all of our events because of their creativity and quality. They help us create a one-of-kind menu and then WOW our customers with delicious, high quality food. We can always count on their efficient staff and our customers rave about the food!”

    Sarah B. Person

Dino's Pizzeria

239 Belgrade Avenue,
North Mankato, MN 56003
Phone. 507-385-3466
Email. info@dinospizzeria.com
Open Daily 11am - Midnight

Neighbor's Italian Bistro

1812 S. Riverfront Drive,
Mankato, MN 56001
Phone. 507-625-6776
Email: info@neighborsitalianbistro.com
Open Daily 11am - Midnight

Number 4 American Bar & Kitchen

124 East Walnut Street,
Mankato, MN 56001
Phone. 507-344-1444
Email: info@number4mankato.com

Tav On The Ave

1120 E. Madison Avenue,
Mankato, MN 56001
Phone. 507-345-3308
Email: info@thetavontheave.com