Food can determine the success of any event. Give your guests innovative and delicious food from the chefs of The Chopping Block. We cater to any showroom or office within the Merchandise Mart for any size event. Whether you are planning a formal client entertaining event or casual lunch for co-workers, The Chopping Block is your in-house culinary partner for all of your food and beverage needs.
Using only the finest, freshest, seasonal ingredients and imaginative presentations, The Chopping Block’s catering options are designed to impress and satisfy your guests. Our professional staff will deliver your order right to your door or attend to your guests’ every need throughout the event.
You will experience The Chopping Block’s excellent customer service as our Event Coordinators guide you through the planning stages of your catered event, from menu selection to graceful execution. We want to help you throw the perfect party, so in addition to our services, we can recommend vendors to meet your needs for floral, décor, entertainment and more.
Gourmet Hors d’Oeuvres: Choose from our list of delicious, artful appetizers to make your cocktail party a chic success.
Business Meeting Breakfasts: Start your team’s day off right with a tasty, balanced breakfast to get the creative juices flowing.
Drop Off Lunches: Don’t fall into the same old routine with your office’s usual lunch fare. Select from our house-made sandwiches, salads and sides. Healthy options are available.
Wine Tastings: Swirl, swish and sip your way through a personalized wine lesson designed to entertain and educate your guests.
Full Service Catered Extravaganzas: Whatever the size of your event, The Chopping Block will provide a unique experience to fit your style, from lavish buffets to passed food & drinks for your guests to feast on.
Wine and Spirits: We have a wine store right in the Merchandise Mart, so a wide selection of affordable food-friendly wines is readily available. We also offer beer and full service bar packages.
We love to customize menus, so keep in mind we will create the perfect menu for any occasion. Here are just a few of our sample menus:
Please note this is only a sampling of our catering menus, and some menu items lend themselves better to being passed hors d'oeuvres or served on a buffet. Please plan on discussing specifics for your catered event with your Event Coordinator
“ The Chopping Block was the perfect choice for catering our corporate event. Their entire staff was incredibly professional and helpful. They even hand led some tricky last minute changes with ease. Best of all, the food and bar selections were phenomenal. W e were very pleased to have their assistance in hosting a high quality event.”- Colleen O’Toole, Executive Director, Elmspring Accelerator