Picnic Meals & Meal Ideas - Deli and Catering | Gelson's Markets

 

What can our chefs do for you?

We take orders...seriously. You tell us you want delicious, you want gourmet, you want classic dishes prepared to perfection or recipes created and carried out by some of the best chefs in Southern California. And you want the peace of mind that comes with knowing your party order’s is ready, reserved, and waiting to be collected. Our job (and our pedigree) is to fulfill your wishes, with a minimum of fuss and a maximum of style and deliciousness. Mmmmm!

We specialize in, well, just about everything that can find its way onto a dining room table or the furthest reaches of any party or picnic:

•   Elegant hors d'oeuvres

•   Appealing dips and spreads

•   Gourmet picnic meals

•   Sandwich and sushi platters

•   Complete holiday dinners.

Gourmet Lunch Bags


Carved Turkey Breast Sandwich

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$22.99 / ea (serves 2)

Hand carved turkey breast, cranberry mayonnaise, Cambazola cheese and baby mix on a French roll



Croissant Sandwich

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$20.99 / ea (serves 2)

Filled with your choice of Boar^s Head Black Forest ham and swiss; roast beef and cheddar; or roasted turkey and provolone.



Muffuletta Sandwich

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$26.99 / ea (serves 2)

Boar's Head mortadella, hard salami, capocollo, provolone and mozzarella served with a chopped, spicy olive mix and olive oil on a French roll



Prime Rib (35)

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$24.99 / lb (serves 12 - 14)

Our finest quality beef roasted to medium rare in selected seasonings, and served with our own horseradish cream sauce.



Roasted Vegetable Wrap

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$19.99 / ea (serves 2)

Whole wheat tortilla, hummus, roasted peppers, squash, eggplant, tomatillo and romaine



The Sampler Select

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$21.99 / ea (serves 2)

Ask us about our daily selections designated for this Lunch Bag.



The Vegan Sampler

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$18.99 / ea (serves 2)

Call your local store to inquire regarding our daily selections!



The Vegetarian Sampler

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$19.99 / ea (serves 2)

Call your local store to inquire regarding our daily selection!



Vegetarian Club

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$18.99 / ea (serves 2)

Muenster cheese, avocado, roasted red peppers, tomato, red pepper hummus, onion jam and lettuce on our honey nut whole wheat bread, or croissant.



Picnic Meals


Chicken Picatta

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$21.99 / ea (serves 1)

Boneless, skinless chicken breast sauteed in butter with lemon, capers, wine and selected seasonings.



Chicken Romano

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$24.99 / ea (serves 1)

Boneless, skinless chicken breast pounded thin and coated with Pecorino Romano, bread crumbs and herbs - served with marinara sauce



Grilled Spicy Salmon

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$28.99 / ea (serves 1)

Tender Salmon marinated and grilled to perfection in a spicy red chili sauce.



Peppered Beef Tenderloin

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$34.99 / ea (serves 1)

Black peppercorn encrusted then roasted to a juicy medium rare.



Poached Atlantic Salmon

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$28.99 / ea (serves 1)

A popular choice year after year, this entrée is served with a creamy mustard-dill sauce.



Prime Rib Sandwich

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$29.99 / ea (serves 2)

Thinly sliced - medium rare prime rib, sliced heirloom tomato, horseradish cream sauce, caramelized onion jam and arugula on a French roll.



Seared Ahi Tuna with Wasabi Sauce and Pineapple-Teriyaki Salsa

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$28.99 / ea (serves 1)

Tender Ahi Tuna, sliced and shingled with a touch of wasabi sauce and a delicious pineapple-teriyaki salsa in the middle.



Spicy Grilled Sriracha Shrimp Skewers

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$26.99 / ea (serves 1)

Tender - jumbo shrimp marinated and grilled and served with Sriracha dipping sauce



Super Lump Crab Cakes with Remoulade Sauce

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$25.99 / ea (serves 1)

Authentic crab cakes made in the Chesapeake tradition with zesty remoulade