A passion for taste...
Café George by Paula was founded in 2003 by chef and creator Paula Konareski, following her first successful culinary venture “Paula’s Deli & Catering”, formerly on Orange Street (est. 1999). Along with the every day eats at the Café, Paula sought to expand her catering and bring fresh, innovative cuisine to a larger audiences around New Haven county.
When in she not in the kitchen, she's a dedicated mom to her son Mathew, living and enjoying life on the Connecticut Shoreline.
...a knack for delicious presentation.
Paula's fans are people who enjoy the art of delicious and memorable foods. Known for her presentation and attention to details, Paula continues to expand her services to provide an exceptional experience with every bite - even during a pandemic with Bag Lunches and family meals to go.
These days Paula is a well-known smiling face around New Haven who has won the hearts and stomachs of locals, international foodies, and CT's top event planners.
THE SOCIAL MOBILE BAR
A refreshing new service that comes to you!
"I love transforming raw ingredients into culinary masterpieces."
Chef & Owner
FOODIE FUN FACT
Paula is the original creator of the #8 Sandwich that you now see on deli menus across Connecticut.
Praise & Reviews
"The food is always delicious! Paula and her team take care to compose a well-balanced menu for any occasion."
"Paula worked with us to create a menu that accommodated all our guests including those with special dietary needs."