Caffé Gelato was voted Best Caterer in Upstate Delaware by Delaware Today Readers
The ideal location for your Rehearsal Dinner, Bridal Shower and Boutique Wedding. Choose Caffe Gelato’s award-winning culinary and hospitality team to make your special event even more special. We are a preferred wedding caterer at many area venues. Ask our catering experts to personally plan your big event, whether it’s Lunches & Dinner Parties, Bridal Showers, Rehearsal Dinners, Weddings, Gelato Socials, and more.
Easy ordering will save you time. Pick up the phone and dial 302-738-5811. Call us and we’ll handle everything.
Catered luncheons delivered to your office for only $12 per person! Full service catering also available with chef and waitstaff on premises starting at only $29 per person- passed hors d’oeuvres, carving station, seated meal options, and more. Don’t hassle with picking up food! We deliver and set up free of charge! We’ll provide everything including plates, napkins, and utensils!
Please take a moment and explore many of our prefered venues, including photos of the facilities, on our catering website www.caffegelatocatering.com.
Hors d’ Oeuvres
displayed on fresh pineapple with cocktail sauce.
50 ct. 119.00, 75 ct. 159.00, 100 ct. 199.00
Pesto Grilled Shrimp Skewers
with basil pesto
25 ct. 109.00, 50 ct. 169.00
balsamic-marinated fresh mozzarella, cherry tomatoes and fresh basil
25 ct. 59.00, 50 ct. 89.00
Mini Crab Cakes
lump crab and seafood mousse with citrus aioli or tomato jam
60 ct. 119.00, 120 ct. 199.00
crab – 40 ct. 79.00, 80 ct. 129.00
sausage – 40 ct. 69.00, 80 ct. 119.00
traditional Italian, Swedish or Apricot glaze, made with veal, pork and beef
35 ct. 39.00, 75 ct. 69.00
on toasted focaccia points with goat cheese
24 ct. 48.00, 48 ct. 89.00
house-crafted fresh mozzarella and cherry tomatoes, grilled zucchini and squash, roasted asparagus, oven-dried tomatoes, prosciutto di Parma, marinated Spanish olives, roasted beets, caper berries and prosciutto and parmigiano stuffed hot cherry peppers
sm 79.00, md 99.00, lg 129.00
Gruyere, Manchego and Parmigiano with red and green grapes, candied walnuts, fresh berries, crostini and orange blossom honey
sm 79.00, md 99.00, lg 129.00
Brie and Raspberry Purses
raspberry puree and brie in puff pastry
60 ct. 79.00, 120 ct. 105.00
Brie and Walnut
on toasted pumpernickel
24 ct. 29.00, 48 ct. 59.00
Hummus on Cucumber Rounds
24 ct. 29.00, 56 ct. 49.00
Tarragon Chicken Salad
on toasted focaccia croutons
48 ct. 29.00, 96 ct. 49.00
on toasted focaccia points
48 ct. 36.00, 96 ct. 59.00
diced plum tomatoes, red onions, and sweet basil marinated in balsamic vinaigrette on crostini
48 ct. 29.00, 96 ct. 49.00
Butlered Hors d’ Oeuvres
Available at full-service events $1.50 – $3.50 per piece:
Lemon Poached Lobster • Chardonnay Poached Shrimp • Shrimp Dumplings • Ginger Seared Crab Cakes • Bacon-Wrapped Scallops • Braised Short Rib Spring Rolls • Exotic Mushroom Spring Rolls • Duck Confit Spring Rolls with Sour Cherry Balsamic Glaze • Mini Mushroom and Pecan Veggie Burgers • Swedish Meatballs • Mini Lamb Meatballs • Lamb Lollipops • Herb Seared Petite Filet Mignon • Chinese Chicken Salad • Bite Size Butternut Squash Ravioli with nutmeg cream sauce • Honey-Balsamic Glazed Salmon • Burrata, Heirloom Tomato and Prosciutto on Pumpernickel Toast • Fresh Figs with Honey Ricotta • Gazpacho Shooters • Watermelon Squares with Feta-Mint Mousse •
Fresh crisp carrots, celery, cauliflower, red and green bell peppers, and broccoli, with roasted red pepper dip, artichoke dip, and hummus sm 29.00, md 49.00, lg 69.00
Dips: Roasted Red Pepper, Artichoke, Hummus, Crab, and Baba Ghanoush.
Prices include one dip
extra dip add 5.00, crab dip add 15.00
Freshly grilled vegetables such as yellow squash, zucchini, bell peppers, eggplant, and purple onions.
Half Tray 29.00, Full Tray 49.00
Mediterranean Vegetable Antipasti
fire roasted red peppers with crumbled feta, sliced cucumber rounds with hummus, Kalamata olives, red and yellow beets
sm 39.00, md 59.00, lg 79.00
Caramelized Sweet Potatoes • Sea Salt Roasted Fingerling Potatoes • Roasted Chef’s Potatoes • Glazed Baby Carrots • Steamed Broccoli • Roasted Cauliflower
Half Tray/29.00, Full Tray/49.00
Grilled Asparagus • Pancetta Roasted Brussels Sprouts
Half Tray/39.00, Full Tray/59.00
Soups and Fresh Baked Breads
Seasonal, Featured, and Custom Soups
Dinner Rolls • Kaiser Rolls • Torpedo Rolls • Focaccia • French • Sourdough • Multigrain • Garlic bread • Grissini
18 ct. 10.00, 36 ct. 19.00
Kettle Chips, Terra Chips, Truffled Potato Chips
sm 9.00, md 13.00, lg 25.00
Fresh Sliced Fruit and Berries
Fresh seasonal variety.
sm 39.00, md 49.00, lg 89.00
with broccoli, cherry tomatoes, bell peppers, and roasted red peppers with a creamy Italian dressing
sm 39.00, md 49.00, lg 89.00
with small diced chef’s potatoes, sliced red onions, celery, Italian parsley, bell peppers, and classic homemade aioli
sm 29.00, md 39.00, lg 79.00
with fusilli pasta, sun-dried tomatoes, crumbled feta, onions, bell peppers, artichokes, and Kalamata olives, with herb vinaigrette
sm 29.00, md 39.00, lg 79.00
All of the following salads are:
sm 22.00 (4-6pp), md 29.00 (8-12pp), lg 59.00 (16-24pp) Balsamic Vinaigrette, Poppy Seed, and Caesar dressings included
Classic Mixed Greens
with Julienne carrots, crumbled feta, toasted almonds, sliced cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, bell peppers.
Goat Cheese and Sun Dried Cherries
with Candied Walnuts on a bed of mixed greens and crispy shallots.
with romaine hearts, focaccia croutons, shaved Parmigiano, julienne sun-dried tomatoes.
with mixed greens, sliced cherry tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, aged balsamic reduction.
with romaine hearts, sliced cucumbers, diced tomatoes, red onions, Kalamatas, diced bell peppers, crumbled feta, crisp prosciutto di Parma.
Tomato and Arugula
with baby arugula, sliced cherry tomatoes, marinated olives, Asiago.
with trimmed baby leaf spinach, crumbled gorgonzola, toasted walnuts, sun-dried cherries, crispy onion straws.
Tray of 6 (12 pieces)59.00, Tray of 12 (24 pieces)99.00
Choose an assortment, ask for specific sandwiches or make a special request. Choose Caffé Gelato’s signature Seeded French, Multi-grain baguette, Sourdough, Focaccia, or Marble Rye (call for a different assortment of artisanal bread). Each Sandwich includes complimentary bag of Herr’s potato chips. Gluten-free ciabatta rolls available
Basil Pesto Chicken
with tender pan-seared chicken breast, basil pesto, mozzarella, Roma tomatoes, and leaf lettuce.
Pan Seared Chicken
with sliced avocado, apple-wood smoked bacon, mayonnaise, Roma tomatoes and leaf lettuce.
with roasted turkey, crisp pancetta, provolone, roasted red pepper sauce, Roma tomatoes and leaf lettuce.
Roasted Turkey & Brie
with sliced brie, oven roasted turkey, Dijon mustard, lettuce and tomato.
Roasted Turkey & Swiss
with roasted turkey, Swiss, fresh cabbage coleslaw, leaf lettuce and poppy-seed dressing.
with tender grilled chicken breast, goat cheese, sundried tomatoes, lettuce, fresh tomatoes, and champagne mustard.
with house-crafted mozzarella, Roma tomatoes, leaf lettuce, and basil-infused extra virgin olive oil.
with grilled eggplant, sautéed red onions, artichokes, romaine lettuce and basil-infused extra virgin olive oil.
with select white tuna, Spanish olives and sweet pimientos, bell peppers, green onions, Roma tomatoes and leaf lettuce.
with lettuce, tomatoes, marinated portabella mushrooms served with Gorgonzola dressing.
with roasted zucchini, squash, eggplant, crumbled feta, and hummus.
with grilled sweet red onions, crumbled gorgonzola, Roma tomatoes, leaf lettuce and horseradish sauce.
with smoked Gouda, purple cabbage coleslaw, roasted red peppers and romaine lettuce.
with Tavern Ham, Brie, sliced apple, honey mustard, leaf lettuce and fresh tomato.
Fig Jam & Prosciutto • Micro Greens & Chipotle Mayo • Roasted Turkey & Brie • Tavern Ham & Swiss sm (6pp) 39.00, md (10pp) 59.00, lg (15pp) 79.00
Tray of 6 (12 pieces) 69.00, Tray of 12 (24 pieces) 109.00
Pressed panini include complimentary bag of Herr’s potato chips.
Basil Pesto Chicken with melted Mozzarella • Roasted Turkey with melted Brie or melted Swiss • Tavern Ham and Swiss Melt • Grilled Chicken, Sundried Tomatoes and melted Fontina • Roast Beef and Swiss Melt • Pork Tenderloin and Smoked Gouda • Montpellier Melt
House Crafted Pastas
Half Tray (serves 6) 39.00, Full Tray (serves 12) 69.00
stuffed with a roasted vegetable and ricotta filling in marinara sauce.
(other preparations also available)
House-crafted four-cheese tortellini served in Parma Rosa sauce.
stuffed with ricotta and topped with homemade marinara sauce.
Four Cheese Lasagna (24 hour notice required)
with roasted vegetables and marinara.
(add Bolognese for H:5.00, F:10.00)
Fettuccini Bolognese (24 hour notice required)
ground veal, pork and beef, vegetable mirepoix, marinara and parmigiano.
Broccoli & Sausage
sautéed in garlic and olive oil over house-crafted pappardelle pasta.
Lump Crab & Shrimp Fettuccini
lump crab, sautéed shrimp, Parma rosa, with chiffonade basil. (H: add 10.00, F: add 20.00)
sun-dried tomatoes, artichokes, Kalamatas, baby spinach, in a light feta cream sauce.
sautéed garden vegetables, choose sherry cream, marinara or Parma rosa.
Tenderloin Tip Tortellini
filet mignon tips, shiitake, button and portabella mushrooms, roasted garlic, baby spinach, roasted shallots, Marsala cream sauce (H: add 10.00, F: add 20.00)
Half Tray (serves 5-6), Full Tray (serves 10-12)
porcini-rubbed tenderloin whole roasted and sliced thin with a classic demi-glace and wild mushroom risotto. H: 125.00, F: 250.00
Kalamata Roasted Salmon
Served with wild mushroom risotto. H: 89.00, F:169.00
Lemon Piccata Chicken
pan-seared chicken breast served over house-crafted linguini in lemon caper white wine sauce. H: 49.00, F:89.00
tender pan-fried chicken breast, marinara, melted mozzarella and parmigiana, served over house-crafted linguini. H: 49.00, F: 89.00
Pan Roasted Chicken
Served with vegetable risotto. H: 89.00, F: 169.00
Sesame Seed Roasted Pork Tenderloin
Apple, sweet potato and fennel ragout, truffled mushroom risotto and blueberry gastrique. H: 79.00, F: 159.00
made with lump crab and served with citrus risotto and roasted garlic aioli. 3-ounce H: (6 count) 89.00, F: (12 count) 179.00 5-ounce H: (6 count) 109.00, F: (12 count) 209.00
savory risotto and seasonal vegetables. H: (12 count) 109.00, F: (24 count) 219.00
sliced thin and served warm au jus H: (2.5 lbs) 29.00, F: (5 lbs) 59.00
fresh roasted, sliced thin and served with warm turkey gravy. H: (2.5 lbs) 29.00, F: (5 lbs) 59.00
pt. 7.00, ½ gal. 16.00, gal. 25.00
Mini Crème Brûlée (24 hour notice required)
6 ct. 29.00 12 ct. 39.00
6 ct. 19.00 12 ct. 29.00
Tiramisu • Chocolate Torte
6 ct. 39.00 12 ct. 49.00
Walnut Chocolate Chip Cookies (nut-free upon request) • Chocolate Truffles
18 ct. 10.00, 36 ct. 19.00
Ice Cream Social
Pick your favorite flavors and we’ll bring everything. Whipped cream, chocolate sauce, sprinkles, and a variety of other toppings. We deliver, set up, serve and clean-up! 150.00 up to 20 people, 4.99 per additional guest
Our menu may contain the following allergens: dairy, egg, peanut, tree nut, soy, wheat, gluten, shellfish, and fish. Consuming items raw or undercooked may increase your risk of food-borne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions. Prices subject to change.
Choose Caffé Gelato’s award-winning caterers and culinary team to make your big day even more special. Consult with Caffé Gelato’s expert event planners to perfectly create the menu and pairings for your memorable day. Caffé Gelato caters to your venue of choice or at Caffé Gelato. Wedding packages include: custom menu and menu consultation, complimentary 5-course menu tasting, comprehensive event planning, rentals coordination, personal attendant for bride and groom on wedding day, certified bartenders, and professional servers. Wedding packages start at 59.00
Historic Sites: Auburn Heights, Bellevue Hall, Blue Ball Barn, Brittland Manor, Buena Vista, The Cauffiel House, Great Oak Manor, Historic Penn Farm, The Judge Morris Estate, Mount Harmon Plantation, Mount Pleasant Meeting House, The Oakbourne Mansion, The Washington at Historic Yellow Springs
Local Barns & Farms: The Figure-8 Barn, Filasky’s Farm, Harvest View Barn, Historic Penn Farm, Old Stone Farm, The Tea Barn at Fair Hill, Thousand Acre Farm, Spring Hill Manor, Worsell Manor
Museums: Biggs Museum of American Art, Copeland Maritime Center, Delaware Children’s Museum, The Delaware Contemporary
Wineries: Chadds Ford Winery, Chateau Bu-De Vineyard & Winery, Clovelly Vineyards, Harvest Ridge Winery, Paradocx Vineyard
Special Interest: Arden Gild Hall, Brandywine Zoo, Delaware Theatre Company, The Grand Opera House, Kalmar Nyckel, Newark’s Evergreen Room, Smyrna Opera House
As well as State Parks, Churches, Synagogues, Businesses, and Private Homes.
At your choice of venue, business, or home. While you entertain, let Caffé Gelato take care of the catering. Full-service catering is available with waitstaff and certified bartenders. Menus including passed hors d’oeuvres, salads, entrées, and dessert start at just 29.00 per person. Allow the experts at Caffé Gelato to plan your event.
Rehearsal Dinners, Bridal Showers
At Caffé Gelato Restaurant, a private home, or a venue of your choice. Custom plan your perfect celebration with family and friends. Rehearsal Dinner and Bridal Shower packages include private dining • custom menu and menu consultation • certified bar tenders and professional servers • votive candles • validated parking at Caffé Gelato. Bridal Showers starting at $20 Rehearsal Dinners starting at $29
Catered Lunches Easy as 1-2-3
$12 per person Free Delivery and Free Gelato included with every order
- Choose your Salad
- Choose your House-Crafted Pasta and/or Sandwiches
- Contact Caffé Gelato by email or phone (302) 533-0201 or (302) 738-5811
Cookies • Grilled Vegetables • Roasted Potatoes • Sweet Potatoes • Potato Salad • Broccoli Salad • Extra Gelato
Bottled Water • Coca Cola • Diet Coke • Lemonade • Ice Tea • Sparkling Water
Fresh-Sliced Fruit and Berries 3.00
Mini Crème Brûlée 3.00
Guaranteed on-time delivery • free menu proposal and price confirmation • napkins, utensils and plates • ice and cups for drinks • wire racks and sternos • satisfaction guaranteed
Available on request
Linen napkins, ceramic plates and stainless utensils • wait staff • bartender
Some menu items and some delivery destinations may incur additional charge.