Griffis Faculty Club

Catering and Special Events

Griffis Faculty Club

Small Plates and Canapes Buffet Style

Tapas Station

Fall 2021-winter 2022

Tapas Offerings 

(Select up to 5 Options- one hour $15.00pp)

Bacon Wrapped Scallop Brochette

 Grilled Pulpo Skewer, Red Pepper Aioli

Sauteed Shrimp al Ajillo

Miso Glazed Black Cod, Seaweed Salad

Citrus Crab Salad in Cucumber Cup


Lamb Samosa Triangle, Cilantro Dip

Beef Negamaki, Grilled Scallion

Chorizo Empanada, Salsa Verde

Lamb and Feta Flatbread

Kalua Pig Empanada

Guajillo Chicken & Plantain Skewer

Goat Cheese, Apricot Jam, Cured Spanish Chorizo Crostini


Roasted Squash, Sage & Pine Nut Bruschetta

 Crispy Polenta Cake, Blue Cheese Mousse, Smoked Tomato Compote


Potato and White Truffle Croquettes

Crispy Artichoke and Goat Cheese Fritters

Porcini Mushroom Arancini, Lemon-Black Pepper Aioli

Green Chili Arepas, Tomato Jam

Fire Roasted Vegetable Empanada

Chef Attended Station (1 hour) *

*The following add- on stations are meant to accompany chef attended

 hors d’oeuvres, tapas, sandwich buffets or salad buffets.

If ordering more than one station then the pricing will remain as written.

 If ordered without complementary items, there is an additional charge of $15.00pp


Carving Stations (Served in Small Plate Format)*


Prime New York Strip

Asiago Creamed Spinach, Truffled

Fingerling Potatoes, Port Wine Sauce



Herb Crusted Beef Tenderloin

Thyme Roasted Root Vegetables, Rainbow Chard, Balsamic Demi



Cider-Herb Brined Turkey Breast

Whipped Butternut, Roasted Brussel Sprouts, House Made Cranberry Sauce, Lemon-Sage Gravy



Fennel Crusted Pork Tenderloin

Roasted Broccoli Rabe, Lemon Roasted New Potato, Romesco Sauce



Lemon-Herb Marinated Rack of Lamb

Toasted Orzo and Zucchini Salad, Cucumber-Mint Tzatziki Sauce




Veggie “Beef” Wellington

Impossible Meat, Roasted Wild Mushrooms, Cremini Demi




Add-On Stations*

*The following add- on stations are meant to accompany chef attended

 hors d’oeuvres, tapas, sandwich buffets or salad buffets. If ordered without complementary items, there is an additional charge of $15.00pp

Pasta Small Plates*

Choice of Two Pastas; includes Garlic Bread and Caesar Salad

Choose Two

Baked Ziti with Italian Sausage, Torn Basil

Creamy Shrimp Fettucine Alfredo with Spinach

Sweet Potato Gnocchi, Sage & Brown Butter

Wild Mushroom Ravioli, Truffle, Manchego, Thyme Buerre Blanc



Global Noodle Small Plates*

(Select two)

Vietnam:  Chilled Vermicelli Noodle Salad, Thai Basil, Mint, Cucumber, Jalapeno Chili-Lime Dressing.

China:  Chicken Lo Mein, Shiitake, Broccoli, Red Pepper, Sesame-Ginger

Thailand:  Shrimp Pad Thai, Cilantro, Peanuts, Egg, Scallions, Carrots

Japan:  Chilled Soba Noodle Salad, Scallion, Red Pepper, Edamame, Scallion, Crispy Tofu




Fajita Station*

Choice of two: All selections include Tortilla Chips & Guacamole, Flour Tortillas, Rice & Beans

Marinated Grilled Skirt Steak Fajitas

Chipotle Chicken Fajitas

Cilantro Shrimp Fajitas

Pork Tenderloin Fajitas

Mushroom-Chili Fajitas


Buffet Options

Please pick two salads from the list below


Salad Choices:

Greek Salad, Olives, Red Onion, Feta, Tomatoes, Cucumber, Pepperoncini

Cured Lemon Caesar Salad

Roasted Sweet Potato, Pear, Pecan, Gorgonzola & Baby Spinach Salad, Sherry-Herb Dressing

Celery Root, Cabbage, Apple Slaw, Toasted Walnut, Pomegranate, Lemon-Poppy Seed Dressing

Baby Arugula, Roasted Tomato, Charred Corn, Cucumber, Cornbread Croutons, Sherry Dressing

Baby Arugula Salad, Pear, Raspberry, Pistachio, Creamy Cider Dressing

Baby Kale Salad, Roasted Butternut, Farro, Toasted Almond, Cranberry Dressing

Beet and Watercress Salad, Fennel, Citrus, Goat Cheese

Shredded Kale, Manchego, Radish, Whole Grain Mustard-Poppy Dressing

Baby Gem Wedge Salad, Radish, Tomato, Blue Cheese, Green Goddess


Orecchiette Pasta Salad, Wild Mushroom, Asiago, Roasted Garlic-Thyme Dressing

Wild Rice Salad, Dried Cranberry, Toasted Walnut, Charred Red Onion, Thyme-Lemon Dressing



Please pick two proteins from the list below.

This list below includes meats, poultry, and seafood items.



Meat Selections:

Grilled Sirloin, Truffled Parsnip Puree, Mustard Green, Balsamic Demi

Sliced Pan Skirt Steak, Steak Fries, Braised Mustard Greens, au Jus

Filet of Beef, Creamed Spinach, Crispy Potato Latke, Balsamic Demi

Grilled Skirt Steak Chimichurri, Caramelized Peppers, Onions, Fried Tostones

 Filet Tips Bourguignon, Mushrooms, Pearl Onions, Buttered Egg Noodles

                                Guinness Braised Short Ribs, Thyme Roasted Root Vegetables, Charred Onion

Roast Herbs de Provence Seasoned Pork Loin, Späetzle, Apple Onion Gastrique

Rosemary Pesto Crusted Rack of Lamb, Sweet Potato Puree, Roasted Radish, Shallot-Fig Jus

Hawaiian Kalua Pulled Pork


oultry Selections:


Seared French Cut Chicken Breast, Whipped Potato Puree, Seasonal Roasted Vegetables, Fennel-Anise Jus

Tuscan Chicken, Wild Mushroom, Sun-Dried Tomato, Soft Polenta, Creamy Roasted Garlic Sauce

Chicken Tikka Masala, Steamed Basmati Rice, Cilantro Chutney

Chicken & Root Vegetable Pot Pie, Thyme, Puff Pastry Crust


Seared Hudson Valley Duck Breast, Roasted Brussel Sprouts, Creamy Polenta, Spiced Cider Demi


Crispy Duck Breast, Farro & Butternut Pilaf, Lavender Roasted Baby Carrots,

Dry Rubbed Bone in Chicken, Rice and Beans, Mango Salsa


Seafood Selections:

Pan Roasted Salmon, Chipotle Rubbed Butternut, Avocado Tomatillo Salsa

Coriander Crusted Tuna, Soy-Ginger Soba Noodles, Bok Choy

Seared Arctic Char, Yukon Artichoke Hash, Black Olive & Orange Relish

Grilled Lemongrass Striped Bass Filet, Coconut Curry, Kaffir Lime, Ginger Basmati

Seared Scallops, Blistered Shishito Peppers, Smoked Fingerlings, Shallot Confit, Meyer Lemon Reduction

Seared Halibut, Spaghetti Squash, Bursted Cherry Tomato, Saffron Fume

Grilled Octopus, Potato Confit, Gigante Beans, Frisee, Charmoula Sauce

 Blackened Shrimp, Coconut Rice, Pineapple Serrano Salsa, Grilled Scallion

Seared Snapper, Saffron Risotto, Seasonal Roasted Vegetables



Please select one option

Vegetarian Choices

Gnocchi, Wild Mushroom, Butternut, Toasted Pumpkin Seed, Parmesan

 Panko Crusted Fried Ricotta Ravioli, Charred Tomato Vinaigrette, Baby Arugula, Fennel

Tri-Color Cheese Tortellini Alfredo Roasted Vegetables

Roasted Butternut & Sage Risotto, Ricotta Salata

Vegetarian Impossible “Beef” Wellington, Mushroom Duxelle

 Crispy Tofu Poke, Wakame, Steamed Rice, Wasabi-Yuzu

Baked Spinach Stuffed Portabellas

Quinoa Stuffed Summer Squash, Red Pepper Coulis

Eggplant Parmesan

Curried Cauliflower and Chickpea Tikka Masala


Please select two options:


German Chocolate Cake

Black Forest Cake

Chocolate Truffle Cake

Chocolate Raspberry Cake

Red Velvet Cake

Carrot Spice Layer

Marble Cheesecake

Cannoli Cake


Bailey’s Espresso Cream

Apple Crumb Pie

Coconut Custard Pie

Chocolate Layer Cake

Strawberry Shortcake


Cost per person is $55.00 for lunch (11am-3pm)

Cost per person is $65.00 for dinner (4pm-9pm)


The cost per person is based on two item (2) selections from each course listed above. 


An additional appetizer, entrée and/or dessert option may be selected at an additional cost of $5.00 per person per selection.


Each meal is accompanied by coffee and tea service. 

Wine may be added to any meal package for an additional cost.


* Alternate selections and customized menus available upon request