Catering

Buon Appetito provides both on-premise and off-premise catering. Call us for a customized catering package, and let us custom design your party menu.


Buon Appetito Private Party Information

Thank you for considering Buon Appetito Italian Restaurant for your private party! Our relaxed atmosphere, beautiful decor and attentiveness makes Buon Appetito the perfect place for your private affair. We will make every effort to accommodate any special request you may have.

There is NO ROOM CHARGE for private parties, and a manager is always on premises to ensure your event runs successfully.

Parties generally run for 3 or 4 hours, depending on the day of the week and availability.

Our Main Dining Room accommodates up to 100 people for a private party, with a full bar that accommodates up to 10 people seated.

For more information, contact Buon Appetito at 201-436-0043.


Menu Packages and Pricing

Buon Appetito offers many different private party packages to choose from; however, we can always customize a menu according to your needs, taste, and budget.


Premium Party Package

  • House Salad served "Family Style"
  • Mixed Greens; tomatoes, onions, and fresh mozzarella
  • Pasta served "Family Style"
    • Penne Marinara or Vodka Sauce
  • Entree (select three from the following)
    • Chicken Traditional: Parmesan, Francaise, or Marsala
    • Veal Traditional: Parmesan, Francaise, or Marsala
    • Eggplant Parmesan or Eggplant Rollatini
    • Shrimp Scampi, Parmesan, or Francaise (add $2)
    • Filet of Sole Francaise (add $2)

All entrees served with rice and vegetables. Coffee, tea, and fountain soda included.

$17 per person; tax and gratuity not included. Valid on selected dates.


Family Style Party Package

  • House Salad
  • Mixed Greens; tomatoes, onions, and fresh mozzarella
  • Appetizer (select two from the following)
    • Stuffed Mushrooms
    • Clams Oreganata
    • Stuffed Eggplant
    • Mussels Marinara
    • Mozzarella Caprese
    • Cold Antipasto
  • Pasta 
    • Penne Marinara or Vodka Sauce
  • Entree (select two from the following)
    • Chicken Traditional: Parmesan, Francaise, or Marsala
    • Veal Traditional: Parmesan, Francaise, or Marsala
    • Shrimp Scampi, Parmesan, or Francaise 
    • Filet of Sole Francaise (add $2)
  • Dessert
    • Mini Pastries

All entrees served "Family Style" with rice and vegetables. Coffee, tea, and fountain soda included

$24.95 per person; tax and gratuity not included. Valid on selected dates.


Deluxe Party Package

  • Cold Antipasto
  • Assorted Italian cold cuts and cheeses, roasted peppers, and mushrooms
  • Appetizer (select two from the following)
    • Fried Calamari
    • Stuffed Mushrooms
    • Clams Oreganata
    • Stuffed Eggplant
    • Mussels Marinara
    • Mozzarella Caprese
  • Pasta 
    • Penne Marinara or Vodka Sauce
  • Entree (select three from the following)
    • Broiled Salmon
    • Filet of Sole Oreganata
    • Shrimp Scampi
    • Chicken Rollatini
    • Chicken Sorrento
    • Veal Buon Appetito
  • Dessert
    • Mini Pastries

All entrees served with rice and vegetables. Coffee, tea, and fountain soda included.

$34.95 per person; tax and gratuity not included.


Superior Party Package

  • Cold Antipasto
  • Assorted Italian cold cuts and cheeses, roasted peppers, and mushrooms
  • Appetizer (select two from the following)
    • Fried Calamari
    • Stuffed Mushrooms
    • Clams Oreganata
    • Stuffed Eggplant
    • Mussels Marinara
    • Mozzarella Caprese
    • Shrimp Cocktail
  • Pasta (select one from the following)
    • Penne Marinara
    • Penne Vodka
    • Gnocchi Bolognese
  • Entree (select three from the following)
    • Broiled Salmon
    • Filet of Sole Oreganata
    • Lobster Tail Scampi 
    • Pan Seared Scallops
    • Chicken Rollatini
    • Chicken Sorrento
    • Veal Buon Appetito
    • Filet Mignon in Whiskey Reduction
  • Dessert
    • Mini Pastries

All entrees served with rice and vegetables. Coffee, tea, espresso, and fountain soda included.

$45 per person; tax and gratuity not included.


Bar Options and Pricing

Buon Appetito offers many different bar packages, individual guest tabs, group tabs, and 3 all-inclusive packages. With several options to choose from, we can customize a package that fits the needs of your party.

Individual Guest Tab/Cash Bar:

All guests open their own tab and/or pay as they go.

Group Tab:

Some groups choose to run one tab for their party or choose to pick up a portion. The group can choose the amount they would like to cover (example: the first $200) and the guests will pay on their own from there (not including gratuity).

All-Inclusive Packages - 3 hours of Open Bar:

All party guests, 21 and older, are subject to the package fee. Does not include shots.

Options:

  1. Beer and Wine Bar: includes all domestic bottled beer and our house wine - $12 pp
  2. Beer, Wine and Cocktail Bar: includes all domestic bottled beer, wine, and well or call cocktails - $20 pp
  3. Premium Bar: includes all beer, wine, and premium cocktails - $25 pp (excluding Grand Marnier, Remy Martin)


Additional Information & Policies

Confirmations/Deposit:

A $200 deposit is required to secure a specific date.

Cancellation Policy:

All cancellations/reschedulings must be made 14 days prior to your scheduled event, otherwise your deposit will not be refunded.

Menus:

Final menu selections must be received 5 business days prior to your event.

Methods of Payment:

Payment is due immediately upon completion of function. We accept cash, Visa, Master Card, Discover, and American Express.

Food and Alcohol Policy:

No food or alcoholic beverages may be brought onto Buon Appetito's premises from outside sources except for cakes upon manager's approval.

Tax and Gratuities:

All food and beverage prices are subject to an 18% gratuity charge and 7% NJ sales tax.


All prices and selections listed on this website are subject to change.
Please call our restaurant at 201-436-0043 for current pricing & availability.