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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.

Our Gourmet Picnic Meals are filled with your choice of entrée, fresh fruit, mesclun salad greens with shallot vinaigrette, seasonal vegetables and a dinner roll with butter. Also includes Chef’s choice of pasta, rice or potatoes. All meals include cheesecake with berries and an after-dinner mint. Each meal is packaged individually and served chilled. (Serves One)

Gourmet Picnic Meals


Chicken Picatta (item #75)

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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 (item #73)

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$24.99 / ea (serves 1)

You won’t go wrong with Chicken Romano, marinara sauce, side salads, green salad, fresh fruit, and cheesecake.



Peppered Beef Tenderloin (item #69)

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$34.99 / ea (serves 1)

Pick up a picnic, then put your feet up! Enjoy beef tenderloin encrusted with black peppercorn and roasted to a juicy medium rare.



Poached Atlantic Salmon (item #72)

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$28.99 / ea (serves 1)

One of our most popular offerings, this tender salmon is served with a creamy, mustard-dill sauce. We’ve got you covered for a day of leisure.



Seared Ahi Tuna (item #74)

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$28.99 / ea (serves 1)

Treat yourself to a simply delicious entrée. Our freshest ahi tuna loins are seared rare and served with a special wasabi sauce and pineapple-teriyaki salsa.



Spicy Grilled Salmon (item #71)

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$28.99 / ea (serves 1)

The ideal choice for al fresco dining. Flavorful salmon is marinated in a spicy red chile sauce and grilled to perfection.



Spicy Grilled Sriracha Shrimp Skewers (item #76)

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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)

Want to add a little East Coast style? It’s easy with these authentic crab cakes made in the Chesapeake tradition. Served with zesty remoulade sauce.