party food ideas

Party Packages

Gayle’s can make your next party or function so special that nobody will ever forget it!  They’re designed to be the perfect selection and just the right amount. When you serve Gayle’s party packages the work is all done.

Rather create your own party menu? Put together your own selection by choosing a combination of goodies from our entertaining brochure. Your guests can have a few finger foods, enjoy different buffet items or sit down to a full meal. Pick and choose from our beautifully arranged party trays, savory entrees and sides, or seasonal salad and sandwiches to create the perfect mix. You can even build a party around our nightly Blue Plate Menu. Call or come in and talk to one of our party advisors. We can help you decide what to serve at your next gathering.

Limited delivery available for a fee with a minimum order of $200.00. Please call us at 831.462.1200 for more information.

Garden Party

Asparagus or Ham Feuillette
Bite-sized squares of puff pastry filled with fresh aspargus or Corralitos ham layered with jarlsberg & jack cheese and creamy bechamel sauce.
Spreadable Tray with Crostini
Select one of Gayle's Spreads or Truffle Mousse Pâté as a topping for our savory crostini.
Onion Tarte Tray
Squares of rich custard flavored with sweet caramelized onions in a flaky crust.
Savory Cheese Puff Tray
Savory bite-sized cream puffs stuffed with garlic cream cheese.
Colorful Crudité
A bounty of crisp vegetables & a tangy dill dip.
Seasonal Fruit Tray
Luscious fresh fruits arranged on a tray. Seasonal selection.
Gayle's Party Sandwich
A tall Italian-style dome shaped sandwich with each layer having a different filling. Cut into 64 tea-sized sandwiches.
Serves 20-25: $475.00
Serves 45-50: $950.00
Serves 70-75: $1,425.00

Cucina Italiana

Antipasto Platter or Cheese Lover's Tray
Sopressata salami, proscuitto, smoked salmon, cubed cheese, grilled asparagus, marinated mushrooms, assorted olives and pepperoncini make up our Antipasto Platter. The Cheese Lover's Tray is made of a delectable selection of brie, a variety of cheddars, goat cheese, jarlsberg, fresh mozzarella and other imported cheeses.
Onion Tarte Tray
Squares of rich custard flavored with sweet caramelized onions in a flaky crust.
Seasonal Fruit Tray
Luscious fresh fruits arranged on a tray. Selection seasonal.
Diavolo Chicken
Marinated in balsamic vinegar, lemon juice, rosemary & garlic and then roasted on our rotisserie.
Penne d' Alba or Spinach Gorgonzola Pasta
Penne d' Alba is made of Italian penne tossed wtih tomato sauce, mozzarella, roasted garlic, olive oil & parmesan cheese. Our Spinach Gorgonzola Pasta is created with pasta shells baked with a spinach & gorgonzola-bechmel sauce.
Green Salad
Romaine, mixed baby lettuces, radishes, carrots, red cabbage and cherry tomatoes with choice of dressing.
Francese
Our most popular bread, moist & chewy with a crispy crust.
Serves 20-25: $595.00
Serves 45-50: $1,125.00
Serves 70-75: $1,525.00

Barbeque To Go

Seasonal Fruit Salad
We use whatever is ripe & luscious.
BBQ Chicken
Our chickens are generously coated with Gayle's own BBQ sauce and baked to perfection.
Fiesta Salad
A lively salad with cherry tomatoes, celery, garbanzo beans & olives, tossed with a zesty dressing.
Christie's Coleslaw or Green Salad
Christie's Coleslaw is a refreshing combination of cabbage, carrot, fresh ginger, cilantro and peanuts tossed with a light creamy dressing. Our Green Salad is made of romaine, mixed baby lettuces, radishes, carrots, red cabbage & cherry tomatoes with choice of dressing.
Potatoes au Gratin
Tender potatoes baked with cream, butter, jarlsberg & asiago cheese.
Garlic Bread
Our famous Francese bread lavished with real butter, garlic & fresh parsley.
Serves 20-25: $550.00
Serves 45-50: $1,025.00
Serves 70-75: $1,525.00

Mexican Fiesta

Seasonal Fruit Tray
Luscious fresh fruits arranged on a tray. Selection seasonal.
Colorful Crudité
A bounty of crisp vegetables & a tangy dill dip.
Chicken or Potato Enchiladas
Choose our Chicken Enchiladas with jack cheese and a light cream sauce or our Potato Enchiladas with red potatos, cheddar & jack cheese and a red chili sauce.
Spanish Rice
Everyone's favorite rice with Salsa Fresca.
Spicy Black Beans
Black Beans infused with cumin, chili & garlic, garnished with jack cheese.
Green Salad
Romaine, mixed baby lettuces, radishes, carrots, red cabbage and cherry tomatoes with choice of dressing.
Serves 20-25: $595.00
Serves 45-50: $1,095.00
Serves 70-75: $1,525.00

Disposible Place Settings
Sturdy paper dinner plate, paper dinner napkin with a white plastic fork, knife & spoon. (Minimum order: 10 sets.)
One Place Setting: $1.00

Download our Entertaining Brochure for terrific party planning ideas.

 

Selections subject to change.