Buffet Options

Award Winning Taste and Presentation

Kate & Ally’s offers full service catering to meet all

your foodservice needs. We are capable of planning and catering all types of functions, formal and informal, with food preparation to suit your taste and budget. There are many benefits in dealing with Kate and Ally’s, and one is that we offer the flexibility to design your event as you want it. Our motto is “We add the personal touch”.

These menus are designed to give you ideas, but anything is possible when Kate and Ally’s customizes your catered affair!  We encourage you to make an appointment to discuss your special plans.

Invite us to be your “Host” and we

will make you the proudest “Guest” at your party!

We look forward to your

kind invitation so that we may add our “personal touch”.

Thank you,

Marilyn and Timothy



Stationed Hors D’oeuvres

(Choice of two)


Jersey Shore Station

cheesesteaks, sausage & pepper

Choice of 2 sides: onion rings, french fries, short rib disco fries


Slider Station

Choice of 2: cheeseburger, turkey, crab cake or pulled pork

Served with all necessary accompaniments (ketchup, mustard, mayo, relish, crispy coleslaw, remoulade, etc.)


South of The Border

Quesadilla Bar

chipotle chicken quesadillas, Monterey Jack quesadillas,

salsa verde, pico de gallo,  radishes, sour cream


Tater Bar

Yukon gold and/or sweet potato mash

sour cream, whipped butter, applewood smoked bacon, diced scallions, Wisconsin sharp

cheddar, sweet corn and country gravy

International Cheese Display & Seasonal Fresh Grilled Vegetables

artisan breads, raspberry compote, honey,

dipping oils, various cheeses

grilled seasonal vegetables

Pasta Station

choice of 2 imported pastas and a choice of 3 sauces

vodka sauce, marinara sauce, bolognese sauce, alfredo sauce, garlic & oil  sauteed onsite


Passed Hors D’oeuvres

(Choice of 10-12)

Mini Crab Cakes

roasted sweet corn salsa


House Made Gnocchi

tomato basil cream sauce


Black Pepper Parmesan Fries

buttermilk ranch dipping sauce


Mediterranean Cucumber Cups

tomato concasse, baby bells, feta cheese


Hand Battered Coconut Shrimp

spiced rum raspberry sauce


Chicken Wellingtons

shiitake mushroom duxelle,  gorgonzola crème


Mini Italian Club Sandwiches

focaccia bread


Fresh Day Boat Scallops

wrapped in applewood smoked bacon


Truffle Grissini

prosciutto wrapped breadsticks with white truffle butter


Shrimp Cocktail Shooters

U-15 shrimp, cocktail sauce and seaweed in a shot glass


Caprese Skewers

cherry tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, extra virgin olive oil, basil



Creole mustard


Soup Shooters

Heirloom Tomato with Mini Havarti Grilled Cheese,

She Crab, Shrimp Bisque, New England Clam Chowder, Potato Leek, Butternut Squash (in season)

**Lobster Bisque – available at an upcharge**


Fried Brie

balsamic apple wedge, port wine syrup


Turkey Sliders

cranberry chutney


Lamb Meatballs

rosemary olive toast


Grilled Vegetable Skewers

seasonal vegetables grilled to perfection


Strip Loin Teriyaki Skewers

marinated for tenderness in a teriyaki glaze


Ahi Tuna

plum sesame seed crust, wasabi aioli


Stuffed Angus Beef Sliders

fontina cheese and arugula


Chicken Satay

Chinese five spice, hoisin sauce, scallion

sweet Thai chili dipping sauce



Salad Course

(Choice of two)


Caprese Salad

Fresh mozzarella cheese, tomatoes, fresh basil


Classic Caesar

romaine lettuce, homemade croutons, Caesar dressing


Spring Salad

mixed field greens, fresh strawberries, gorgonzola cheese, croutons,

balsamic vinaigrette dressing & poppyseed dressing


Garden Salad

field greens, romaine lettuce, cherry tomatoes,

cucumbers, focaccia croutons,assorted dressings


(Choice of three)


Grilled or Sauteed Asparagus

lemon butter


Grilled Seasonal Vegetables

Brussel Sprouts

roasted with parmesan cheese, bacon


Honey Glazed Carrots


Haricot Verts

toasted almonds


Basmati Rice


Scalloped Potatoes


Herbed Red Bliss Potatoes


Yukon Gold Mashed Potatoes


Spanish Rice & Mixed Vegetables



mushrooms, brown butter and sage sauce


Spinach Ravioli

tomato basil cream sauce


Penne a la Vodka

San Marzano tomatoes, cream sauce


Rigatoni Carbonara

sugar snap peas, pancetta, parmesan black pepper cream



ragu bolognese



spinach and scampi sauce


Pasta Primavera

fresh vegetables, garlic & oil sauce

Main Course

(Choice of two)

Chicken Francese

battered boneless breast, white wine lemon butter


Provençale Crusted Chicken Breast

wilted spinach, fontina cheese and panko stuffing, roasted tomatoes and garlic cream


Chicken Marsala

boneless chicken breast, wild mushrooms,  Marsala wine sauce


Chicken Florentine

boneless chicken breast, sautéed spinach fontina cheese


Chicken Sorrentino

boneless breast, fried eggplant, prosciutto mozzarella cheese, demi glaze


Grilled Chicken Breast

fresh mozzarella roasted peppers, balsamic drizzle


BBQ Sriracha Shrimp

mandarin orange and sriracha bbq shrimp, Spanish rice


Stuffed Flounder

jumbo lump crabmeat stuffing


Crab Cake

jumbo crab cake, sweet corn relish, mango aioli and grilled shrimp


Crab Imperial Stuffed Shrimp

shrimp with a lump crab stuffing brandy cream sauce


Citrus Glazed Salmon

orange honey glaze


Mahi Mahi Puttanesca

San Marzano tomatoes, kalamata olives


Shrimp Scampi

white wine, garlic, fresh herbs

Carving Station Options

(Choice of one)


Pork Tenderloin

pork gravy


Mongolian Pork

pork loin, hoisin sauce sesame oil cilantro Chinese mustard


Stuffed Pork Loin

Choice of: roasted red peppers, fresh mozzarella cheese, and fresh basil  or  apples, sage and walnuts


Pom-Pom Pork

herb crusted pomegranate reduction


Apple Brandy Pork Loin

granny smith apples, walnuts, calvados, honey sauce


Slow Roasted Prime Rib

creamy horseradish & aus jus


Angus Top Round Roast Beef

creamy horseradish, demi glaze


Maple Glazed Virginia Ham


Whole Turkey Breast

cranberry chutney, sausage stuffing


** Beef Tenderloin Carving Station

Choice of Au Poivre or Port Demi Glaze

Wedding Cake

Standard wedding cake included

(speciality design or upgrades available at an additional charge)


(Choice of 1) 

S’mores Station

Chocolate, graham crackers, marshmallows, long roasting sticks, fuel for roasting

Cheesecake Station

vanilla cheesecake with assorted toppings

Cookies & Milk Station

assorted cookies, milk

The Original Rich’s of Toms River Ice Cream Bar

Chocolate  & Vanilla homemade ice cream

Topping to include wet nuts, mini M&M’s, mini Reese’s pieces, hot fudge, caramel, peanut butter sauce,

gummi bears, chocolate & rainbow sprinkles, whip cream, cherries, chocolate sauce, etc.

Donuts Station

assorted donuts, milk


Viennese Pastries

mini cheesecakes bites, eclairs,  brownies, cannolis, cannoli stuffed strawberries, cookies

Coffee Service

freshly brewed regular and decaf coffee

assorted flavored tea box

Bar Set-Up

This would include all of the ice, sodas, fruit garnishes,

mixers, cocktail napkins, etc.  

Glassware For The Bar

To include: rocks, pilsner, red wine, white wine, martini, etc


Also Included in the Price

Elegant China, Stemware, Flatware and Coffee Cups

White or Ivory Table Damask Linen Cloths and Standard Color Napkins

Maitre De Service Included

Pricing Information

Cocktail reception and dinner buffet

$84.95 per person, plus tax and gratuity


Professional Bartenders

Available for flat fee of $200.00 per Bartender

Groups of 75 or under would need 1 bartender

Groups of 75 or more would require 2 bartenders




Updated January 2018


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