Plated Catering San Diego

Plated Catering Menu

Our sample plated catering menu includes the following: One hour of tray passed hors d’oeuvres (3) followed by plated dinner. Our catering chefs will prepare the food fresh on site. Our synchronized dinner service will add an extra touch of sophistication to your event.

V=Vegetarian, Vg=Vegan, Gf=Gluten-free

Passed Bites (Select 3)


Caprese Skewers
Cielegines, Cherry Tomato, Basil Oil, Balsamic Reduction
Mac & Cheese
Italian Truffle Cheese, Truffle Oil
Crispy Japanese Eggplant
Sweet Cherry Tomato, Cilantro Mayo, Feta
Wild Mushroom Pizzette
Mozzarella, Truffle Oil
Grilled Cheese & Tomato Bisque
White Cheddar


Asian Duck Tacos
Crispy Wonton Taco Shell, Asian Slaw
Thai Chicken Satay
Lemongrass, Peanut Sauce
Fried Chicken & Waffle
Buttermilk Waffle, Spicy Maple

Sam’s Famous Quesadillas
Smoked Turkey, Mango, Brie, Cilantro, Jalapeños
Buffalo Chicken Lollipop
Fried Chicken, Cucumber Ranch
Chicken Tostadas
Tinga, Crema, Micro Cilantro


Kobe Beef Sliders
Aged White Cheddar, Brioche, Truffle Aioli
Tenderloin Beef Skewers
Open Faced Pork Tamales
Carnitas, Salsa Verde, Crema, Micro Cilantro
Bacon Wrapped Dates
Blue Cheese, Smoked Paprika Maple
Fig & Prosciutto Pizzette
Caramelized Onions, Gorgonzola
Italian BLT
Speck (Smoked Prosciutto), Baby Heirloom Tomato, Basil Mayo, Micro Arugula


Ahi Poke
Sushi Grade Ahi, Crispy Wonton, Wasabi
Mini Fish Tacos
Local & Seasonal White Fish, Cilantro-Lime Slaw
Maryland Crab Cakes
Kaffir-Lime Aioli
Rosemary Grilled Shrimp
Meyer Lemon Aioli

Cheese & Charcuterie Board

Imported Cheeses, Crackers, Italian Salamis, Cornichons, Peppedew, Mediterranean Olives. Extra Cost (Table, Linen, China & Forks Included).

Salads (Select One. Served With Freshly Baked Bread Basket and Butter)

Organic Spring Mix

Apples, Belgium Endives, Blue Cheese, Candied Pecans, Balsamic Vinaigrette

Chef’s Salad

Artisan Lettuce Mix, Tomato, Diced Tomato, Blue Cheese, Bacon, Chives, Creamy Oregano Dressing

Burrata & Heirloom Tomato

Basil Infused Oil, 15 Years Old Balsamic, Arugula, Champagne Vinaigrette (Extra Cost)

Strawberry & Arugula

Goat Cheese, Sunflower Seeds, Raspberry Vinaigrette

Winter Blood Orange

Little Gem, Shaved Almonds, Champagne Vinaigrette, Blueberry Goat Cheese

Deconstructed Greek Salad

Quinoa, Persian Cucumber, Baby Heirloom Tomato, Feta Mousse, Kalamata, Shallot, Arugula, Lemon Dressing

Entrées (Select Two Non-Vegetarian And One Vegetarian)


Red Wine Braised Beef Short Ribs
Rosemary Gremolata
Hoisin Braised Beef Short Ribs
Fillet Mignon (Extra Cost)
Port Reduction
Bistro Filet
Lingonberry Sauce


Pan Seared Chicken
Marsala Cremini Mushroom Jus
Chicken Saltimbocca
Lemon-Sage Sauce, Crispy Prosciutto


Leek Tarragon Salmon
Braised Leeks, Chardonnay, Fresh Tarragon
Horseradish Crusted Salmon
Mustard Sauce
Local and Seasonal White Fish (Extra Cost)
Lemon Caper Sauce


Petit Filet & Local White Fish (Extra Cost)

Petit Filet & Panko Crusted Prawn (Extra Cost)

Chicken & Salmon (Extra Cost)


Butternut Squash Ravioli
Sage Sauce, Parmesan, Amaretti, Fried Sage Leaves
Goat Cheese & Sun Dried Tomato Ravioli
Wilted Spinach, Brown Butter, Parmesan
Vegetable Wellington
Asparagus, Zucchini, Red Onion, Red Pepper, Smoked Gouda, Marinara
Open Faced Tamale
Braised Vegetables, Corn Sauce, Crema, Cilantro
Creamy Parmesan Polenta
Wild Mushroom Ragu

Side Dishes (Select One Starch And One Side Vegetable)


Regular Or Garlic Mashed Potato

Fingerling Peewee
Shallot Infused Oil
Sweet Potato Puree

Saffron Risotto (Add $250)


Tri-Colored Caulifloewer

Heirloom Carrots
Maple Glazed
Roasted Asparagus

Lemon-Infused Olive Oil
Baby Zucchini & Yellow Squash

Dessert and Coffee

Wedding Cake

We are happy to recommend a bakery for your wedding cake. We will slice and serve the cake at no additional fee.

Coffee Station

Coffee, Creamer, Sweeteners (Add On)

Add Decaf (Extra Cost)
Add Tea (Extra Cost)

Dessert Table

Mini Tartlets (36 Minimum Order Of Each Flavor)

Lime Meringue, Vanilla Cream, Chocolate Cream, Seasonal Fruit, Fruit Crumb

Verrines (24 Minimum Order Of Each Flavor)

Butterscotch Pudding, Tahitian Vanilla Panna Cotta, Fruit Gelee, Soft Ganache, Graham Crumb, Charred Meringue