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Our Menu


Catering Menus

All prices listed are for buffet style service. Additional menu items and substitutions listed below. Plated option is available for an additional $2.00 per person. Our goal is to give our clients the best food experience possible, so we will honor all food requests and substitutions whenever possible. Vegetarian and food allergy options are always available.


Design Your Own Dinner Buffet

Tier One $14 pp

**Yeast Rolls and Iced Tea Included**

Choice of Entrée

Southern Fried Chicken

Brown Sugar Meat Loaf

Pineapple Baked Ham

Grilled Chicken With Mango Salsa

Pork Loin With Southern Fried Apples

Pork Loin with Mushroom Gravy

Tuscan Chicken

Choice of Two Sides

Southern Style Green Beans

Buttery Mashed Potatoes

Baked Mac and Cheese

Roasted Red Potatoes

Buttered Herb Corn

Loaded Mashed Potatoes

Creamy Coleslaw

Garden Salad

Tier Two $19 pp

**Yeast rolls, garden salad, and iced tea included**

Choice of one Entrées

Champagne Chicken

Thyme Roasted Beef Sirloin Roast

Tuscan Chicken 

Traditional Pot Roast with Au Jus

Blackened Catfish

Herb Encrusted Pork Tenderloin

Pork Tenderloin with Brandy apple sauce

Choice of Two Sides

***Any Side From Tier One

Potatoes Au Gratin

Sautéed Garlic Green Beans

Roasted Seasonal Vegetables

Toasted Pine Nut Couscous

Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Baked Mac & Cheese with Crisp Bacon

White Cheddar whipped potatoes with Sage butter

Tier Three

One Entree $28 

Two Entrees $35

**Yeast Rolls, Caesar or Garden Salad, and Iced Tea Included**

Choice of Entrée

Chef Carved Prime Rib

Maple Glazed Cedar Plank Salmon

Grilled 8oz Rib Eye

Beef Tenderloin with red wine reduction

Choice of Two Sides

**Any Side From the First Two Tiers**

Roasted Asparagus

Baby Whole Rainbow Carrots

Green Bean Bundles

Caramelized Onion and Gruyere Potatoes

Roasted Brussell Sprouts with caramelized apples and crisp bacon


Dinner Buffet Packages

**Includes Iced Tea**

Home-Style Barbecue – $16 pp

Smoky Pulled Pork

Grilled Bone-In Barbecued Chicken

Gourmet Baby Red Potato Salad

Creamy Coleslaw

Loaded Baked Beans

Buns and Sweet Cornbread

Country Supper – $17 pp

Southern Fried Chicken

Pineapple Glazed Ham

Buttery Mashed Potatoes

Southern Style Green Beans

Garden Salad

Sweet Cornbread

Asian Feast – $18 pp

Mongolian Beef and Broccoli

Sweet and Sour Chicken

Sautéed Asian Vegetables

Fried Rice

House-Made Egg Rolls

Mexican Fiesta – $18 pp

Beef and Chicken Fajita Meat

Soft Tortillas

Lime Cilantro Rice

Seasoned Black Beans

Mexican Street Corn Salad

Salsa/Shredded Cheese/Sour Cream

Italian Dinner – $18 pp

Deep Dish Lasagna OR Three Pepper Pasta

Chicken Piccata

Roasted Red Potatoes

Garden or Caesar Salad

Garlic Bread


Complete Wedding Package – $42 Per Person

  • Grazing Table
  • Choose 2 Additional Appetizers
  • Tier 3/Two Entrée Buffet
  • Custom Wedding Cake
  • **Full service not included in price**
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Grazing Table  $7.00 Per Person

 Assorted Fruits and Veggies, Cubed and Sliced Gourmet Cheeses, Gourmet Cracker Assortment, and Assorted Dips

Charcuterie Table $8.00 Per Person

 Assorted fruits, cheese, fresh veggies. Fresh baguette slices, Italian dried Salami, Italian prosciutto, dips and jams.


Create Your Own Package

(2 Pieces per Person, per Selection)
All apps served display style on trays. Apps can be passed for an additional charge of $150.00

Choose 3 – $8 pp

Choose 4 – $9 pp

Choose 5 – $13 pp

Iced Tea or Lemonade – $2 pp

Coffee and Hot Tea Service – $3 pp

*Puff Pastry Wrapped Mini Sausage

*Sweet and Spicy Meatballs

*Bite-Sized Corn Cake With Pulled Pork and House-Made Pickle

*Bite-Sized Angus Beef Slider

*Chicken and Waffle With Maple Syrup Infusion

*Shaved Beef and Horseradish Bruschetta

*Choice of Finger Sandwiches – Creamy Pimento Cheese, Smoked Ham Salad, Tarragon Chicken Salad or Cream Cheese and Olive

*Chicken Fingers with dipping sauce

*Petite Quiche Lorraine

*Smoked Salmon Blinis With Dill Crème Fraiche

*Curried Chicken Spring Rolls With Sweet and Spicy Chutney

*Tea Biscuits With Ham and Apple Butter

Vegetarian Options

Cranberry Walnut Pinwheels

Italian Stuffed Mushrooms

Hot Mexican Corn Dip With Chips (Chafer Served Only)

Hummus with Pits Chips 

Fried Green Tomatoes With Red Pepper Jelly

Classic Deviled Eggs

Spinach and Artichoke Dip


Desserts   $3.50 Per person                                           

Chess Bars/Lemon Bars/Chocolate chip cream cheese Bars

Southern Banana Pudding

Bourbon Bread Pudding

Peach Cobbler/Black Berry Cobbler

Chocolate Cobbler


Individual mini pies in Assorted Flavors

  • Minimum of 10 Persons on All Orders
  • Full Service Only Available for 30-Person Head Count or Higher
  • 35% Full-Service Fee, Includes Buffet Setup and Service, Full Staff, Complete Cleanup, Packaging of Any Remaining Food.
  • Drop-Off Service Delivery Fee: Within 20 Miles $30.00/Over 20 Miles $50.00
  • All Drop-Off Food Arrives Hot in Disposable Aluminum Pans. Disposable Chafers and Sterno Heat Available for Additional Cost
  • All Meals Include High-Grade Disposables

Breakfast and Brunch

Coffee Service – $2.95 Regular and Decaf/Sweeteners/Creamers

Continental Service – $6.95 Assorted Yogurt/Assorted Whole Fruit/Assorted Danish or Donuts/Apple or Orange Juice

Simply Southern – $8.95 Southern Buttermilk Biscuits/Sausage Gravy/ Fruit Salad/Assorted Muffins/ Apple or Orange Juice

Hearty Breakfast – $11.95 Scrambled Eggs/Bacon or Sausage/Country Potatoes/Buttermilk Biscuits/Sausage Gravy/Apple or Orange Juice

Elegant Brunch – $14.95 Gourmet Egg Strata/Hashbrown Casserole/Tea Biscuits/ Sausage Gravy/Assorted Muffins/Fruit Salad/Fruit Tea

Waffle/Pancake Bar – $9.95 Assorted Syrups/Fruit Toppings/Whipped Cream/Nuts and Sprinkles

Omelet Action Station – $8.95 Omelets Made to Order/Assorted Diced Meat, Veggies, and Cheese

Boxed Lunches

$11.95 Per Person

Choice of Entrée

Choice of Pasta Salad or Chips

Chocolate Chip Cookie

Bottle of Water

(All Sandwiches and Salads Can Be Made Into Wraps)


Roasted Turkey – Cheddar/Arugula/Apple Butter

Black Forest Ham – Baby Swiss/Butter Lettuce/Tomato/Dijonaise

Thyme Roast Beef – Smoked Gouda/Red Onion/Horseradish Cream

Tarragon Chicken Salad Croissant – Grapes/Toasted Almonds/Celery/Butter Lettuce Salads

Roasted Pear and Grilled Chicken Salad – Field Mix/Roasted Pears/Seasoned Grilled Chicken/Blue Cheese Crumbles/Blue Cheese Vinaigrette

Roasted Veggie Salad (Vegan) – Grilled Romaine/Roasted Portobellos/Fire-Roasted Red Peppers/Grilled Red Onion/Herb Vinaigrette

Hot Buffet Lunches

***All Lunch Buffets Include Sweet and Unsweet Tea OR Lemonade***

Southern Barbecue

$120 – Serves 10

Choice of Pulled Pork or Bone-In Barbecued Chicken

Choice of Gourmet Potato Salad or Creamy Coleslaw

Loaded Baked Beans

Buns or Cornbread

Hot and Mild Sauce

Country Cooking

$120 – Serves 10

Choice of Southern Fried Chicken or Brown Sugar Meat Loaf

Buttery Mashed Potatoes

Southern Style Green Beans

Sweet Cornbread or Yeast Rolls

Pasta Pronzo

Chicken/Sweet Peppers)

Choice of Garden or Caesar Salad

Garlic Knots

$120 – Serves 10

Choice of Deep Dish Lasagna or Creamy 3 Pepper Pasta (Penne/Grilled

Fiesta Feast

$120 – Serves 10

Choice of Beef Taco Meat or Chicken Fajita Meat

Hard or Soft Taco Shells

Spanish Rice

Seasoned Black Beans

Shredded Lettuce

Fresh Salsa

Shredded Mexican Cheese

Sour Cream

Specialty Services

(Great for Children’s Birthday Parties or Showers)

Tea Service – $14 Pp

Assorted Hot and Iced Teas

Assorted Finger Sandwiches Served on Tiered Servers

Mini Muffins, Scones, Tea Cakes, and Cookies

Assorted Butters and Jams

Minted Fruit Salad Cups

Pizza Party – $13 pp

Assorted Homemade Pizza (3–4 Pieces pp)

Pasta Salad

Breadsticks With Assorted Dipping Sauces

Assorted Cookies and Brownies


$3.50 Per person. Can also be made into Dessert Shooters. 

Southern Banana Pudding

Chocolate Cobbler


Pineapple upside down cake

Bourbon Bread Pudding

Peach Cobbler

Turtle Brownies

Whole Pies in Assorted Flavors

Assorted Cookies


Cake Flavors

Luscious Lemon

Lemon Cake With a Light Lemon Curd Filling

Almond Amaretto

Almond Cake With a White Chocolate Mousse Filling

Cookies and Cream

Alternating Layers of White and Chocolate Cake Willed With a Cookies and Cream Buttercream

Mocha Love

Mocha Cake With a Mocha Mousse Filling

The Chocolate Turtle

Dark Chocolate Cake With Filled With Caramel, Pecans, and Chocolate Ganache

Raspberry Swirl

A White Vanilla Cake Swirled With a Raspberry Compote

Pink Champagne

White/Vanilla Cake Flavored With Pink Moscato Champagne Filled With Sugar-Coated Raspberries or Strawberries

Bourbon Vanilla Bean 

White Champagne 

Italian Cream Cake

Orange Creamsicle

Traditional Vanilla

Traditional Chocolate

Fresh Strawberry

Banana Cream

Red Velvet

German Chocolate

Cake prices start at $4.50 per person. Based upon the difficulty of the design, the price can increase. Fondant-covered cakes will be an additional $1.00 per person

Delivery charges are based upon location.

Stand Rentals $25.00

Cake Cutting Service $175.00

Includes: Two Servers for 2 Hours to Cut and Serve Cake

**IF you have catering booked with us, cake cutting is free.**

Phone: 270-847-8847 (Susan Appling) |

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You won’t be able to resist the tempting aroma and the sweet, savory taste of the dishes served by It’s a Southern Thing Catering. We provide catering services to clients in Nashville, Tennessee and surrounding areas in Kentucky.

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