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4577 Hilton Lake Road
Kannapolis, NC 28083-9647

Catering Services in Kannapolis, North Carolina

Veggies & Appetizers Fondue, Catering Services in Kannapolis, NC
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Create the perfect meal to accompany that special moment in your life with catering services provided by the professionals at The Lakes A Wedding and Party Place in Kannapolis, North Carolina. We are equipped to handle all your catering needs for personal and professional events both large and small. Event planning and coordinating is our passion, and we look forward to serving you in the near future.

With fresh or silk floral services available and a complete line of catering services, our facilities are lavishly landscaped and include venues for all of your functions, including:

• Gazebo
• Dining Area

• Dance Floor
• Decks & Smoking Patio

• Reception Area
• Inside Ceremony Site

For your convenience and because of the high demand for our services, we recommend that you reserve the facility at least 6 to 12 months before your event with a security deposit. Every wedding and event is unique, therefore prices may vary based on services requested. Planning the event you dream of can be a reality. Our catering staff is available for all types of special events, such as:

• Wedding Receptions
• Anniversary Parties

• Banquets
• Birthday Parties

• Business Meetings
• Bridesmaid Luncheons

• Seminars
• Church Parties

• Company Parties
• Reunions


Appetizers Menu
-Meatballs in many tasty flavors
* Hawaiian
-Assorted Flavors of Wings
-Petite Beef Duxelle Encroute
-Assorted Petite Quiche
- Beef Steak Hibachi
-Crabmeat Rangoon
-Mini Phyllo Cups
-Mini Vegetable Egg Roll
-Chicken Breast Satay
-Franks in a Blanket
-Petite Quiche Lorraine
-Bacon Wrapped Scallops
-French Crepes
-Spinach & Cheese Spanikopita
-Antipasto Skewer
-Beef Tenderloin Satay
-Beef Empanada
-Assorted Mini Pizzas
-Cheese Straw Twists
-Mini Dessert Pastries
-Fig & Mascarpone Cheese in Phyllo
-Asparagus & Asiago Cheese in Phyllo
-Rasberry Brie EnCroute
-Assorted Mini Petite Cakes  
-Stuffed Mushroom Caps
-Mini Crab Cakes
-Coconut Shrimp 
-Chicken Tenders
-Mini Hamburgers
-Variety of Cheeses & Crackers
-Cheese Spreads
-Fruit Display & Dip
-Vegetable Display & Dip

Passed Appetizers
* Melon Ball
(Honeydew, Watermelon, Cantaloupe, Pineapple, Strawberry)
"You Don't Need Alcohol to Have a Melon Ball" 
* Soup Shots 
* Fruit Salad in a Martini Glass 
* Vegetable Medley in a Glass 
*Chicken Strips with Dip 
* Meatballs (with choice of sauce)
* Franks in a Blanket 
* Mashed Potatoes in an ice-cream cone 
* Plus Most Items off of the
Appetizer list can be included...
These ideas are great for getting your guest to mingle.  Remember, the chocolate fountain and the fruit palm tree are a great conversation piece to keep your guest entertained.
The ideas listed above are not messy and the guest all love something different.

Salad Ideas
Garden Salad
Traditional salad including lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, and garnished with a cracker stick.
Assorted dressings to compliment your salad will be available.
Caesar Salad
    Salad mixed with croutons and topped with our specialty Caesar dressing.
Mexican Salad
    Layered in a glass will be shredded lettuce, black beans, corn, and salsa then sprinkled with shredded cheese.  Tortilla chips will garnish the top.
Chicken Salad
    Our specialty chicken salad in a glass topped with a few slivered almonds and a slice of bread served on the side.  This is a wonderful replacement for chicken salad croissant.
Our House Pasta Salad
    Either our ranch based pasta or our Italian pasta will be a wonderful addition to your menu.

Soup Shots
-Tomato Soup Shot
Our delicious hot tomato soup
sprinkled with parsley.
-Chicken Noodle ShotT
A chicken noodle broth
mixed with short noodles.
-French Onion Shot
A warm onion soup mixture
topped with mozzarella cheese.

Short Plate Ideas
Grilled Chicken, Twice Baked Potato Casserole, Green Beans
   Start with our house favorite twice baked potato casserole, topped with and flavor of grilled chicken with green beans on the side.
Roast Beef, Rice Pilaf, Carrots
   Using the ever-popular rice pilaf as the base for tender slices of rost beef with glazed baby carrots on the side.
Ham, Mashed Potatoes, Steamed Broccoli, Asparagus 
   Starting with traditional mashed potatoes follow by slices of our honey baked ham.  Steamed broccoli drizzled with melted cheese and tender baby asparagus strips.  You may choose to substitute mashed potatoes for our specialty sweet potato crunch.
Hawaiian Grilled Chicken, White Rice, Oriental Stir Fry
   Fried white rice stacked with our Hawaiian grilled chicken and a slice of pineapple.  Oriental vegetables will be on the side, and a wonderful sesame seasoning will top this specialty.
Mexican Wrap, Black Beans, Steak Strips, Salsa, Sour Cream
   Start with a tortilla shell then stack it with black beans, corn, steak strips, salsa, and sour cream.  Any Mexican Food lovers favorite.
Grilled Salmon, Rice Pilaf, Broccoli Spears
   Rice pilaf toped with grilled salmon.  Broccoli spears drizzled in melted cheese will be added to the side.  Hollandaise sauce will compliment your danish.
Pasta and Marinara Meatballs
   On a bed of penne pasta enjoy an Italian delight covered in marinara meatballs and sauce
Pasta and Chicken Alfredo
   On a bed of penne pasta, stacked chicken strips with Alfredo sauce.

Popular Buffet Items
Grilled Chicken
  Lemon Pepper, Santa Fe, Hawaiian
Pot Roast
  Cooked in Au Jus with onions, carrots, and potatoes. Served with sauted peppers  and onions or orzo pasta.
Baked banjo Ham
  Baked ham with a brown sugar glaze.
Baked Ziti
  An Italian favorite topped with a blend of cheese.
Beef Tips with Portabella Mushroom Sauce
  Tender beef tips in sauce
Sliced Turkey
  Rotisserie baked and sliced.
Fruit Stuffed Chicken Breast
  Chicken breast stuffed with a delightful light fruit stuffing.
Honey Pecan Chicken
  Chicken rolled in a breaded crust toped with honey and pecans then baked.
Glazed Honey Baked Ham
  A honey glazed house hame. ~House Favorite~
Carved Turkey with Sliced Apples
  Sliced turkey with seasoned apples.
Parmesan Chicken Strips with Pasta
  Tender chicken with sauce and cheese.
Pork Loin
  Rolled in a special herb mix and baked golden brown.
Buffet also includes two hot vegetables, salad, fresh assorted rolls, punch, tea, and coffee(upon request).

Additional Meat Selections
Classic Chicken Cordon Bleu
  A pleasing Cordon Bleu in a creamy sauce fixed to perfection.
Roasted Herb Chicken
   Oven roasted herb chicken breast with fresh rosemary, oregano, and thyme.
Prime Rib
   Chef's Pride - only USDA choice.
Cranberry Stuffed Turkey
   Oven roasted turkey stuffed with a cranberry-pecan stuffing.
Cornish Hens with Apricot Rice Stuffing
   Elegant Cornish hens stuffed with a incredible apricot-rice stuffing.
Baby Back Ribs
   Slow cooked in OUR Special BBQ sauce.
Baked Salmon with Lemon Sauce
   A perfect salmon steak with a light sauce.
Country Chicken Puff
   A light baked pastry of chicken and mixed vegetables in a creamy sauce.a

Vegetable Menu
Twice Baked Potato Casserole
   Baked red skin potatoes whipped and blended with a mixture of cheeses and spices.
Parsley Potatoes
   Classic oven roasted new potatoes, sauted in butter and parsley.
Baked Potatoesa
  Potatoes served with your favorite butter, sour cream, bacon bits, and cheese.
Rice Pilaf
   Rice with mushrooms, red and green peppers, and onions.
Baked Sweet Potato Crunch
   Whipped sweet potatoes covered with butter, brown sugar, and pecans.
Green Bean Casserole
   A great choice!!!
Whole Green Beans
   Green beans cooked in olive oil, garlic, and almonds.
Traditional Green Beans
   Seasoned with bacon and onions for that delightful southern taste.
Steamed Broccoli
   Fresh broccoli steamed and served with cheese.
Roasted Mixed Vegetables
   Broccoli, cauliflower, and carrots roasted in garlic and butter.
Oriental Stir Fry
   A mixture of vegetables stir-fried in seasoned oils.
California Carrots
   Sauted in brown sugar and ginger.
Macaroni and Cheese
   Macaroni covered in a delightful array of cheeses and a crunchy topping.
Baked Apples
   Baked spiced apples seasoned with cinnamon and nutmeg.
Wild Rice Salad
   Savory blend if cranberries, walnuts, and celery.

Party Time Snack Ideas
This is a wonderful concept for the couple that wants to dance the night away and want "snackies" for their guest to enjoy!
Chocolate Fountain
   For dipping pretzels, marshmallows, sugar wafers, cookies, strawberries, etc... everything is good dipped in chocolate!
Popcorn Bar
   Assorted flavors with different candies and such for toppings.
Candy Bar
   Candy Bars are so much fun for the young and young at heart!  An awesome display can be made with candies to match your color scheme!
Ice Cream Bar
   Vanilla, Chocolate, and Strawberry ice cream with all the toppings!

Any of the above ideas bring out the kid in all of us! 
 Your guests will leave with a memory of this unique
 concept and will thank you for it later.

Our Homemade Wedding Cake
Chocolate Pound
White Chocolate Pound
Swirl Pound
Strawberry Pound
Cream Cheese Pound
Red Velvet
Strawberry Swirl
Butter cream icing

Remember that this is your special event, if you would like something special talk to us about the special menu items you would like to include. We can always try new things!

Contact us today in Kannapolis, North Carolina, to request an event or catering services.