DO YOU OFFER A WEDDING TASTING?
We do offer a wedding tasting prior to booking that features a sampling of our appetizers, hors d’Oeuvres, salads, entrées and side dishes based on your proposed style of food. The tasting takes about an hour and a half then afterward you would meet with our event coordinator to answer any questions you may have as well as learn more about our services. There is a cost of $100 for the tasting. If you were to book your wedding with us we would credit that amount from your final invoice.
DO YOU REQUIRE A DEPOSIT?
Yes, an initial deposit is due at the time of booking and will be deducted from the final invoice. Certain events will require additional payments, which would be outlined in your agreement. All deposits are non refundable.
WHEN IS MY FINAL PAYMENT DUE?
Your agreement will outline the full payment schedule.
WHAT FORMS OF PAYMENT DO YOU ACCEPT?
Due to the high cost of processing credit cards, for catered events we only accept cash or check.
IS THERE A SERVICE CHARGE?
There will be an 18% service charge added to all full service events, unless otherwise specified. The service charge covers general operating costs, aside from the cost of food. The service charge is not a gratuity. At your discretion, any extra gratuity will go directly to the service staff.
WHEN IS MY FINAL GUEST COUNT DUE?
Your final guest count is due no less than 10 days prior to the event date. We understand that you may have some last minute additions and will do everything we can to accommodate them.
IS THERE A DISCOUNT FOR CHILDREN?
Yes, children under the age of 5 years are free of charge. Children 6-11 years will be charged half price.
CAN YOU ACCOMMODATE ALLERGIES AND SPECIAL DIETARY REQUESTS?
We will certainly accommodate any allergies and other dietary requests.
DO YOU CHARGE A CAKE CUTTING FEE?
No. We will happily cut and serve your celebration cake.
DO YOU PROVIDE BAR SERVICES?
Yes, we maintain a Caterer liquor license. We can provide full bar services including beer, wine and liquor. We provide a temporary event permit as required by the NY State Liquor Authority for all events. We also provide liquor liability insurance, Bartenders, non-alcoholic beverages, mixers and basic bar supplies.
DO YOU CHARGE FOR SERVICE VENDORS?
We allow up to five vendors free of charge. This includes your DJ/Band, photographers, wedding coordinator, etc. If you have more then five there will be a small charge to cover the additional cost of food
DO YOU PROVIDE STAFF?
We will provide staffing beginning with set up of the event through final clean up. Staff is billed at an hourly rate which would be provided in your proposal.
DO YOU PROVIDE RENTALS?
We can provide all or part of the rentals needed for the event as well as coordinate delivery.
WHAT IF I NEED TO CANCEL MY EVENT?
All deposits and prepayments remain non-refundable, but are transferable less any expenses incurred and a $200 service charge. If we are able to re-book the date with a similar event we will return the deposit(s) in full less the $200 service charge.
WHAT HAPPENS IF THERE IS BAD WEATHER PREDICTED FOR MY EVENT?
In case of bad weather predicted, you will have until 4-6 days before to cancel the event. Deposits remain non-refundable, but are transferable to another event or date. If you choose to cancel after the specified date in your agreement, you will be responsible for the food portion as well as the 18% service charge. We will make every effort to accommodate your event, subject to our availability.
ARE YOU INSURED?
Yes, we carry $1,000,000 in commercial General liability insurance and liquor liability insurance. If your site requires a certificate we will certainly provide one.
I SEE YOUR SAMPLE MENUS. IS THAT ALL WE CAN CHOOSE FROM?
Our sample menus are designed to give you an idea of our style of food. We can certainty accommodate other requests.