Our Approach

Our approach is simple. Provide exceptional fresh flavors that exceed the expectations of our clients while maintaining our position as a market leader in terms of quality, pricing, and speed.

Our Story

California Cookout, formerly known as Bobby Bajas Restaurant and Grill in Rancho Cucamonga, has a long history of catering Weddings, Private Parties & Social Events, as well as large corporate events for notable clients such as FedEx, Kaiser, Goodyear, Red Bull, and many others. The best and the brightest companies trust us for their catering needs and we would love to be part of your next event.

Meet the Team

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Nathan Bauman

About the Owner

Nathan Bauman is the owner of California Cookout, Inc. Having studied Organizational Leadership at Azusa Pacific University, he approaches his company with a fresh perspective that emphasizes consistency and excellence which are the perfect compliment to his passion for food. Exceptional creativity fuels his menu and recipe creation, which borrows from expertise in a variety of cuisines from cooking experience in multiple countries. In addition to his love for food, his lengthy background in business, data analytics, and data modeling provide consistency in taste and menu execution unparalleled across the foodservice arena; an area that other caterers just can't seem to master. More than that, putting the goals of his clients above all is his main objective.


James Faulkner

Kitchen Manager




Jeaneatte Gomez

Catering Lead




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