All of our catering services are provided by our on-site restaurant:

Breakfast Buffets


(25 Guest Minimum)

Sunrise Stroll

Toasted english muffin basket, country-fresh yogurt, harvest granola, fresh strawberries, melon slices and skim milk

Western Continental

Warm muffins, bagels, mini croissants, fresh sliced seasonal fruit, cream cheese, butter, natural preserves

Maple Island Breakfast

Texas french toast, crisp smoked bacon, fresh fruit tray, maple syrup and butter

O'Malley Starter

Corned beef hash, scrambled egg skillet with bell pepper, onion and cheese, english muffins, butter and natural preserves

Santa Fe Buffet

Eggs scrambled with chorizo and cheese, country potatoes with onions and peppers, salsa fresca, grilled Texas toast, butter and natural peserves

All American Breakfast

Scrambled eggs, country potatoes, crisp smoked bacon, sausage links, grilled Texas toast, butter and natural preserves

Conference Special

Eggs benedict served with pan-fried potatoes and fresh seasonal fruit

All Breakfast Buffets served with:

coffee, orange juice and water

Cold Luncheon Buffets


(25 Guest Minimum)


Classic Deli Display

Oven-roasted turkey breast, smoked ham, lean roast beef, sliced swiss and cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato, and red onions, breads, baguettes and croissants, pasta salad, potato chips, and fresh fruit salad

Salad Sensation

Mixed greens, romaine lettuce, black olives, roasted peppers, diced cucumbers, broccoli, shredded carrots, garbanzo beans,  chopped egg, diced ham, diced turkey, sliced chicken breast, shaved parmesan, shredded cheese, croutons and three dressings. Whole apples, oranges and bananas. Includes bread station of hard rolls, soft rolls and cut baguette with flavored oils and butters

Gourmet Sandwich Display

Grilled chicken caesar wraps with romaine, parmesan and tomato. Roasted beef, boursin and tomatoes on a baguette. Classic turkey club on wheat with bacon, cheddar, lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise on wheat bread, served with fresh fruit salad, marinated vegetable salad, homemade potato chips and pretzels

* Add soup to above buffets for an additional fee.

All Luncheon Buffets served with:

coffee, iced tea and water

Homestyle Buffets


(35 Guest Minimum)


Country Style Meatloaf

Served with au gratin potatoes and seasoned green beans with carrots

Rotisserie Style Baked Chicken

Served with mashed potatoes, gravy and buttered corn

Rosemary Pork Loin

Served with mushroom pan sauce, oven-roasted red skin potatoes and seasoned vegetables

*All above buffets served with: tossed salad and dressing duo and warm rolls with butter.

Pasta Bar

Warm pasta tossed with olive oil and pesto. Served with classic marinara and alfredo sauce. Toppings include sautéed mushrooms, broccoli, black olives, diced tomato, bell peppers and grated cheese, served with warm focaccia

Baked Potato Bar

Includes chopped smoked bacon, butter, sour cream, diced ham, broccoli, shredded cheese, cheese sauce and house chili. Served with a bread display, flavored butters and oil

Fajita and Nacho Bar

Warm flour tortillas with crisp white corn nacho chips. Served with seasoned ground beef, grilled sliced chicken breast, refried beans, lettuce, pico de gallo, shredded cheese, sour cream, fresh-cut limes and black olives

*All Bars served with: tossed salad and dressing duo

All Homestyle Buffets & Bars served with:

coffee, iced tea and water

Dinner Buffets    (50 Guest Minimum)

Chef Carved Prime Rib*

Slow cooked and served with au jus and creamy horseradish

Stuffed Pork Loin

Stuffed with dried cherries, pecans, scallions and topped with port demi-glace

Seared Atlantic Salmon

Served on a bed of steamed spinach with lemon caper sauce

Chef Carved Round of Beef

Served with au jus and roasted peppers

Lemon Rosemary Grilled Chicken

With fresh scallions and roasted peppers

Asiago Encrusted Breast of Chicken

Served with basil marinara and fresh herbs

Pan Seared Chicken Piccata

With garlic, lemon, artichokes, mushrooms and herbs

Brasied Pork Cacciatore

With rich sauce of red wine, tomatoes, bell peppers and garlic

Breast of Chicken Marsala

Served with sautéed mushrooms in marsala wine sauce

Select One Additional Entree:
Rotisserie Style Chicken
Baked Mostaccioli
Swedish Meatballs
Baked Lasagna
Sliced Ham
Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya
Herb Roasted Pork Loin
Vegetarian Lasagna
Sliced Roast Beef
Basted Turkey Breast
Boneless Pork Chops
Oven Fried Chicken

Select Two Salads:
Tossed Salad with Dressing Duo
Traditional Caesar Salad
Southern Style Coleslaw
Italian Pasta Salad
Fresh Veggie Salad
Fresh Tomatoes and Basil
Redskin Potato Salad
Cottage Cheese
Mandarin and Spinach Salad
Greek Village Salad
Fresh Cut Seasonal Fruit
American Potato Salad
Select Two Side Dishes:
Steamed Redskin Potatoes
Parmesan Risotto
Green Beans and Carrots
Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Bohemian Yellow Rice
Chef's Seasonal Medley
Oven Roasted Yukon Golds
Mashed Red Skin Potatoes
Broccoli, Carrots and Squash
Confetti Rice Pilaf
Glazed Carrots
Pasta Marinara or Alfredo

All Dinner Buffet options are served with warm rolls, butter, your choice of one additional entrée, two salads and two side dishes. Pricing includes coffee, lemonade, iced tea and water.
For more information or menu pricing, please contact our Sales Department.

* All food and beverage purchases subject to 6% sales tax and 20% service charge. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of food-borne illness.

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2980 Cook Road, West Branch, MI 48661