Wedding & Special Event Menu

Our food and beverage department is well-equipped to handle large parties with ample service staff to ensure that your guests experience the unparalleled personal service and attention they deserve. Unlike other reception halls in New Orleans, you will not find long lines or a shortage of fabulous food, gracious servers, or experienced bartenders at Magnolia Plantation.

Cold Displays

Crudités of Garden-Fresh Vegetables
Including broccoli and cauliflower florets, thinly sliced carrots and celery, cherry tomatoes, and olives accompanied by a ranch dipping sauce.

Gourmet Cheese Display
An artistic presentation of fine imported and domestic cheeses including cheddar, colby jack, havarti with dill, and pepper jack.

Pasta Salad
Tri-Colored Rotini pasta mixed with artichoke hearts, assorted vegetables, and olives in a light vinaigrette dressing.

Buffet Stations

Pasta Louisianne
Penne pasta accompanied by fresh Louisiana shrimp in a light cream sauce, garnished with freshly grated Parmesan cheese.

Creole Jambalaya
A New Orleans specialty made with spiced rice, chicken, sausage, peppers, and fresh tomatoes.

Chicken and Andouille Gumbo
A traditional New Orleans stew featuring chicken and Louisiana DD smoked sausage, served over rice.

Passed Hors D’Oeuvres

Beef Crostini
Beef tenderloin topped with horseradish mayo & sliced tomato served atop a toasted Croustade.

Assorted Finger Sandwiches

Shrimp Cocktail
Accompanied by a tangy cocktail sauce

Bruschetta
Fresh Tomatoes, Mozzarella Cheese, Parmesan Cheese & Extra Virgin Olive Oil atop a toasted garlic croustade with a Balsamic glaze.

Crab Cakes
Served with a roasted-shallot tartar sauce

Cocktail Meatballs
Accompanied by a Creole BBQ sauce

Cajun Crawfish Pie

Miniature Muffelettas
Made with genoa salami, provolone cheese, and olive salad

Sweet and Sour Chicken Tenders

Fried Louisiana Shrimp
Served with a spicy cocktail sauce

Fried Catfish
Served with a spicy cocktail sauce

Southwest Chicken Eggroll
Served with salsa

Walnut Chicken Salad Canape

Spinach and Artichoke Croustade

Wonton Chicken Tacos
Served with coleslaw & an Asian peanut sauce

Assorted desserts and pastries

Bar & Beverage Service

Includes an Open Bar
Our reception hall is complete with well brands of liquor (vodka, gin, rum, tequila, scotch and bourbon), draft beer, bottled wine (chardonnay, cabernet, merlot and white zinfandel), champagne, daiquiris, soft drinks and a complete coffee station