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Banquet Menus

Are you looking for brunch, lunch, dinner - or just cocktails and hors d'oeurves? Would you like an elegant, formal celebration, or something with a more casual vibe? We have you covered! For pricing, please see our Banquet Guide.

 
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BREAKFAST & BRUNCH

Hot Breakfast 

Scrambled eggs, breakfast potatoes, assorted fruits and choice of bacon, breakfast sausage, or ham. Served with coffee, tea, and juice. Add French toast or pancakes for upcharge.

Continental 

Bagels, muffins, breads, cream cheese, and butter. Fresh fruit, yogurt, and granola. Served with coffee, tea, and juice.

 
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SANDWICH & SALAD LUNCH BUFFETS

Deli Platter

Black Forest ham, smoked turkey, pastrami, and choice of chicken, tuna, or egg salad. Swiss, muenster, and Cheddar cheeses with assorted breads. Accompanied by leaf lettuce, tomato, and pickles. Served with a choice of garden salad, coleslaw, or traditional potato salad.

 

Salad Buffet

Mixed greens, cherry tomato, cucumber, onion, Cheddar cheese, yellow squash, mushrooms, dried cranberries, and apples, with a choice of one protein: chicken, shrimp, or steak.

Dressings: ranch, Weizen vinaigrette, white balsamic vinaigrette, or bleu cheese. 

 

Bierhalle Buffet 

Assorted grilled sausages, sauerkraut, and hot German potato salad. Served with a choice of garden salad or coleslaw.

 

Weisswurst Sandwich

German sausage served with pretzel bun, German cheese spread, and Bavarian mustards.

 

Please note: Appetizers and Standard Buffets are also available all day.

DINNER & COCKTAIL RECEPTIONS

DINNER & COCKTAIL RECEPTIONS

BOARDS

Cold appetizer platters. Each board is available in three sizes: Small (serves 25), Medium (serves 50), and Large (serves 100)

 

Seasonal Vegetable Crudités

Served with ranch dipping sauce.

 

German Charcuterie Board

Assorted meats and cheeses.

 

Fresh Seasonal Fruit Display

Served with yogurt dipping sauce.

 

 

Domestic & Imported Cheese Display

 

Grilled Vegetable Display

Roasted pepper hummus and assorted breads.

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HORS D' OEUVRES
Hot appetizers. Each item is available in three sizes: Small (serves 25), Medium (serves 50), and Large (serves 100)

Shrimp Cocktail 

Poached jumbo shrimp served with lemon and cocktail sauce.

Lobster Sliders 

Lobster claw and knuckle meat, sautéed in garlic butter and served on a slider bun.

 

Prosciutto-Wrapped Asparagus 

Asparagus blanched al dente and wrapped with prosciutto ham.

 

Stuffed Mushroom Caps

Three varieties: spinach and cheese, sausage, and seafood. *No substitutions.

 

Mini Potato Pancakes 

Served with sour cream and fresh applesauce.

 

Warm Soft Pretzels

Served with bier cheese & Bavarian mustard.

 

Mini Potato & Cheese Pierogies

Served with caramelized onion & sour cream

 

Beef Sliders 

 

Pulled Pork Sliders 

 

Königsberger Meatballs 

Mini Beef Wellington

Beef tenderloin, pancetta, shallots, and mushroom duxelles wrapped in puff pastry dough. Cooked medium rare while the dough is baked golden brown.

 

Spinach and Artichoke Dip 

Chopped spinach, artichokes in a cheese cream sauce. Served with warm pita chips.

 

Fried Cheese Ravioli 

Ricotta-filled pasta, breaded and fried golden. Served with warm marinara.

 

Smoked Salmon Napoleon 

Smoked Norwegian salmon between two pitas with a Boursin-style herb cheese.

 

Bruschetta

Toasted bread base topped with tomatoes, garlic, capers, red onion, and olives. Finished with shaved Parmesan cheese.

 

Lamb Lollipops 

Marinated and grilled. Finished with balsamic glaze.

 

Mini Crab Cakes

Two ounce Maryland-style crab cakes served with lemon and a Remoulade sauce.

ENTREES

Entrees are priced per person. You may choose to offer your guests one, two, or three different entree selections. Please note that does not mean that each guest will receive multiple entree portions of food; rather, it means that guests may potentially choose from among multiple entrees offered. You may select all entrees from either our House entree menu or our Premium entree menu, or you may mix entree choices from both menus; please note that Premium pricing per guest will be applied when entrees from both the House and Premium menus are chosen. Entree price per guest also includes a choice of salad, a vegetable, and a starch.

House Entrees

 

Schweinebraten

Roasted pork loin served with a savory dressing and an apple chutney.

 

Oven-Roasted Half Chicken

Oven roasted and finished with a thyme au jus.

 

Pan-Fried Pork or Chicken Schnitzel

Finished with lemon and parsley.

 

Jägerschnitzel Pork or Chicken Schnitzel finished with a mushroom demi-glace.

 

Schnitzel ala Holstein Pork or Chicken Schnitzel

Finished with a lemon caper sauce and fried egg. Black Forest Chicken Served with a ground mustard cheese sauce.

 

Beef Rouladen

Flank steak pounded and filled with stuffing and braised in a mushroom demi-glace.

 

Garden Pasta

Seasonal vegetables sautéed with garlic, white wine, herbs and cavatappi pasta.

 

Käsespätzle Made with bier cheese. Topped with bread crumbs, caramelized onions, and roasted tomatoes.

 

Mushroom Ravioli

Made with mushrooms, shallots, and roasted tomatoes with Madeira cream sauce

Premium Entrees

Beef Medallions

Filet mignon medallions served with a roasted shallot demi-glace.

 

Sliced Roasted Beef

Finished with a mushroom Burgundy sauce.

 

Red Snapper Piccata

Snapper pan seared and finished with a lemon caper sauce.

 

Stuffed Chilean Salmon

Salmon filet stuffed with a crabmeat filling. Finished with a beurre blanc sauce.

 

Beef Tips

Roasted tips topped with candied red onions and finished with a balsamic reduction.

 

Hasenpfeffer

Rabbit braised in vegetable broth and red wine.

 

Lobster Macaroni and Cheese

Cavatappi pasta tossed in an herb cheese sauce with lobster claw and knuckle meat.

 

Garden Salad

Mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumbers, onions.

 

Ponoshe’ Salad

Mixed greens, tomatoes, onions, strawberries, goat cheese, and candied pistachios. Suggested dressing is white balsamic vinaigrette.

 

Spinach Salad

Fresh spinach, mushrooms, tomatoes, onions, bacon, and hard-cooked eggs. Dressed with hot bacon vinaigrette.

 

Dressings: White Balsamic Vinaigrette, Ranch, Bleu Cheese, Weizen Vinaigrette, Hot Bacon Vinaigrette

Please note that a salad selection may be added to an appetizer only party for an additional $5 per person.

SALADS

One choice of salad is included with all hot buffets.

 

 

Seasonal Vegetables

Sauteed Green Beans with Bacon & Shallots

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Red Onions

House Sauerkraut

Braised Red Cabbage

SIDES

Choice of one vegetable and one starch included with all hot buffets.

 

Oven Roasted Potatoes

Warm German Potato Salad

Garlic Mashed Redskinned Potatoes

Herb and Butter Cavatappi Pasta

Rice Pilaf

Spaetzle with Brown Butter & Parsley

DESSERT

Each dessert platter is available in three sizes: Small (serves 25), Medium (serves 50), and Large (serves 100)

 

Chef's Bread Pudding

Almond Torte Cake

Apple Dumplings

Chocolate Mousse Cake

Apple Pie

Aunt Linda's Mini Cookie Table

Black Forest Cake

New York Style Cheesecake

Flourless Chocolate Cake

SAMPLE MENUS

REHEARSAL DINNER FOR 40 GUESTS

Grilled Vegetable Display

Mini Potato Pancakes

Stuffed Mushroom Caps

Pork or Chicken Schnitzel  Kasespaetzle

Seasonal Vegetables

Warm German Potato Salad

Chef's Bread Pudding

One Beer/Wine/Cocktail per Guest

 

$1860 (before Tax and Service Fee)​

"HAVE IT YOUR WAY" BASIC DINNER FOR 50 GUESTS

Mini Pierogi

Warm Soft Pretzels w/ Biercheese

Garden Salad

Pork or Chicken Schnitzel  

Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Warm German Potato Salad

Black Forest Cake

Two Beers/Wine per Guest

 

$2650 (before Tax and Service Fee)​

MIDWEEK HAPPY HOUR FOR 30 GUESTS

German Charcuterie Board

Spinach & Artichoke Dip w/ Pita Chips

Warm Soft Pretzels w/ Biercheese

Aunt Linda's Mini Cookie Table

Open Beer Bar

 

$1355 (before Tax and Service Fee)​

COCKTAIL/HOLIDAY PARTY FOR 100 GUESTS

Lamb Lollipops

Warm Soft Pretzels w/ Biercheese

Mini Potato Pancakes

German Charcuterie Board

Shrimp Cocktail

2 Beer/Wine Drink Tickets per Guest

Soda Package

Souvenir Bottle Opener

 

$3525 (before Tax and Service Fee)​

BUSINESS LUNCH FOR 25 GUESTS

Warm Soft Pretzels w/ Biercheese

Salad Buffet w/ Grilled Chicken

Assorted Cookie Platter

A/V Equipment Usage

 

$800 (before Tax and Service Fee)​

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LET US CATER

We will gladly cater your offsite event for orders of over $200. Please note your request when you complete the online banquet inquiry form.

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Online Request Form

Use this form to submit a party booking request at least two weeks in advance. BEFORE FILLING OUT THIS FORM, PLEASE REVIEW OUR BANQUET GUIDE FOR DETAILS ON MENUS, PRICING, ROOM CAPACITY, ETC. 

 

Have you held an event at Penn Brewery? Refer a friend/family member & if they book an event with us, you'll get a $50 Gift Card. 

NOTE: Do NOT use this form for restaurant reservations. For reservations call the restaurant directly at: 412-237-9400. (press 3 for the restaurant)

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