Event and meeting venue in St. Paul
Take the stress out of planning your next event, whether it be a business meeting, retirement party, anniversary celebration, gala, holiday party! Black Bear Crossings Café and Banquet Center, located on the beautiful grounds of Como Park, has a variety of top-notch catering options to meet any style of party or business gathering. From a champagne brunch to a sit-down dinner, there’s a menu to fit your Twin Cities event needs.
Here is a sampling of the event menu options from Black Bear Crossings Café and Banquet Center:
Brunch Gathering: For a morning business meting, allow Black Bear Crossings Café and Banquet Center to cater homemade pastries, fruit, and beverages. For a heart healthy option, there’s also oatmeal and fruit. Or you could opt for traditional bacon and eggs with side dishes. For a morning wedding or retirement party, a champagne brunch could include waffle or omelet stations, frittata, salads, chicken dishes and chef-carved meat stations.
Lunch Meetings: Buffet options from Black Bear Crossings Café and Banquet Center include a deli theme with sandwiches and salads, a soup-and-salad buffet, pizza and salad, or a heart-healthy meal of grilled chicken and roasted sweet potatoes. There are many plated lunch options, including lasagna, chicken alfredo, smoked salmon salad and apricot pork chops.
Hors D’oeuvres: From satays and kabobs to gourmet cheese with crostini, Black Bear Crossings Café and Banquet Center offers a number of hors d’oeuvre options. Spinach pesto flatbread, artichoke spinach dip, sausage-stuffed mushrooms—there are dozens of options. Whether you’re looking for hors d’oeuvres before the main course or as a stand-alone option, Black Bear Crossings will have a choice that fits your event.
Dinner: Dinner menu options from Black Bear Crossings Café and Banquet Center provide something for everyone. Buffet options include classic menus with chef-carved roast beef and garlic roasted potatoes, parmesan-crusted tilapia with wild rice, a pasta bar or maple-glazed salmon. There are dozens of options for plated meals, including sirloin, gnocchi Florentine and pecan-crusted chicken.
Desserts and Beverages: Sometimes all you want is dessert! The homemade desserts from Black Bear Crossings Café and Banquet Center are the best in town! From cheesecake to gourmet sundaes, turtle cake to tiramisu, there are vast dessert options as well. Wine and beer options are plentiful, from a McWilliams Shiraz to Chandon Brut sparkling wine.
As you can see, Black Bear Crossings Café and Banquet Center has every type of function covered. Whether you’re planning a simple business lunch, glamorous wedding buffet or anniversary celebration champagne brunch, the variety of options will help your event be top notch and memorable.
Located in the historic Como Lakeside Pavilion in St. Paul, Minnesota, Black Bear Crossings Café & Banquet Center manages one of the best coffee shops and gourmet cafés in St. Paul. Stop by for breakfast, lunch or dinner! Black Bear Crossings Café & Banquet Center also hosts music and events in the park, community meetings and is the ideal historic wedding venue in St. Paul.