Hot & Cold Lunch Menu Ideas

#1 Cold Lunch Buffet

Salad ~ Choice of 2

  • Mixed Greens, Sugared Pecans, English Cucumber, Crisp Apples, Asiago Cheese, Tossed with Homemade Balsamic Dressing
  • Caesar Salad with Croutons, Parmesan Cheese, Tossed with Caesar Dressing
  • Broccoli Cranberry Salad – Broccoli, Cauliflower, Pistachios, Red and Yellow Peppers, Sunflower Seeds, Craisins, Tossed in a Cider Vinaigrette Dressing
  • Pasta Feta Salad~ Bow-tie Pasta, Fresh Spinach, Basil, Sundried Tomatoes, Grape Tomatoes in an Olive Oil Mixture
  • Oriental Orzo Salad ~ Roasted Peppers, Broccoli, Snow Peas, & Chives in a Homemade Oriental Dressing

Miniature Sandwiches ~ Choice of 5

~ Croissants, Baguette, Rye, Wrap, Challah Roll, Hawaiian Roll

  • Tuna Salad - Sweet Shredded Carrot, Celery, Lettuce & Plum Tomatoes
  • Grilled Asparagus, Roasted Peppers, Diced Tomatoes, Mixed Greens- Hummus & Feta Cheese
  • Grilled Vegetable & Provolone Cheese
  • Egg Salad with lettuce
  • Fresh Mozzarella, Lettuce, Tomato, Basil – Drizzled with Balsamic Vinegar and Lite Olive Oil
  • Roast Beef - Caramelized Onions, Lettuce, Horseradish Sauce
  • Grilled Chicken – Avocado, Lettuce, Tomato, & Cilantro
  • Roasted Turkey - Raspberry Honey Mustard, Lettuce & Tomato
  • Chicken Salad – Celery & Parsley with Lettuce and Tomato
  • Gluten Free Sandwiches Can Be Prepared with English Cucumbers
  • Mango Chicken Salad – Mango, chives, Mayo

Dessert Tray  Cookies, Brownies, Lemon Squares and Buttercake

#2 Hot Lunch Buffet

Choice of 1

  • Fresh Garden Salad w/Mixed Greens, Shredded Carrot, Cucumber & Tomatoes- served w/choice of two dressings
  • Caesar Salad, Homemade Croutons, Caesar Dressing & Parmesan Ch
  • Vegetable du Jour
  • String Beans w/ Shallots
  • Roasted Vegetables
  • Homemade Coleslaw
  • Mashed Potatoes
  • Roasted Red Skin Potatoes
  • White & Wild Rice with Craisins & Shallots

Choice of 1

  • Penne Pasta w/Vodka Rose Sauce
  • Penne Pasta Marinara
  • Bowtie Pasta w/Sauté Vegetables & Garlic & Oil

Choice of 2

  • Lemon Chicken or Chicken Marsala or Chicken Parmesan
  • Turkey & Gravy
  • Hot Roast Beef & Gravy
  • Homemade Italian Meatballs in Marinara
  • Sweet or Hot Italian Sausage & Peppers
  • Baked Tilapia topped with Fresh Herbs & Tomatoes

Rolls & Butter

#3 Sit Down Cold Lunch

Choice of 2

  • Fresh Garden Salad w/Mixed Greens, Shredded Carrot, Cucumber & Tomatoes- served w/choice of two dressings
  • Caesar Salad, Homemade Croutons, Caesar Dressing & Parmesan Cheese
  • Pasta Feta Salad~ Bow-tie Pasta, Fresh Spinach, Basil, Sundried Tomatoes, Grape Tomatoes in an Olive Oil Mixture
  • Broccoli Cranberry Salad – Broccoli, Cauliflower, Pistachios, Red and Yellow Peppers, Sunflower Seeds, Craisins, Tossed in a Homemade Cider Vinaigrette
  • Oriental Pasta Salad ~ Roasted Peppers, Broccoli, Snow Peas, & Chives in a Homemade Oriental Dressing
  • Fresh Fruit Salad

Choice of 1

  • Frittatas ~ Feta, Onion, & Spinach
  • Oriental Chicken Salad
  • Mango Chicken Salad
  • Classic Chicken Salad with Apples, Craisins & Grapes

#4 Dairy/Vegetarian Lunch

Ideal for a Funeral or Shiva

  • Broccoli Salad or Tossed Salad with Honey Balsamic Dressing
  • Oriental Pasta Salad or Feta Pasta Salad
  • Mini Sandwiches [3 per person]
  • Egg Salad on Challah Roll
  • Salmon Salad & Cucumber on Black Bread
  • Grilled Vegetable, Provolone, Lettuce & Tomato on Baguette
  • Fresh Mozzarella, Tomato, Spring Mix & Basil on French Bread
  • Tuna Salad, Lettuce & Tomato on Mini Croissant (Turkey, Chicken Salad & Roast Beef available for Non Dairy Meals)
  • Fresh Fruit Salad

#5 Cold Buffet with Crudite & Hors D’oeuvres

Stationary

  • Crudite & Dips

Passed

  • Lamb chops w/Hoisin sauce
  • Franks and Blanket w/ spicy Mustard
  • Shrimp Cocktail w/Cocktail Sauce
  • Cheese Burger Sliders w/Mushrooms & Cheese
  • Macaroni & Cheese Cups
  • Mini Crab Cakes w/Onion Blossom Sauce
  • Sesame Teriyaki Skewered Chicken

Buffet

  • Broccoli Cranberry Salad w/Peppers, Cauliflower, Sunflower Seeds & Pistachios
  • Medley of Mixed Greens, Strawberries, English Cucumber, Sweet Pecans, Crisp Apples, Asiago Cheese,
    Homemade Balsamic Vinaigrette
  • Feta Pasta Salad
  • Miniature sandwiches
  • Eye Roast sliced thin on Challah Roll w/Caramelized Onions, Onion Blossom Sauce & Lettuce
  • Grilled Chicken, Bourbon BBQ Sauce, Lettuce & Tomato, Cheese (optional)
  • Asparagus, Portabella Mushrooms, Baby Spinach, Roasted Peppers, Lettuce, Asiago or Provolone Cheese