1228 Western Ave Albany, New York, 12203
(518) 489 - 2981

2014 Banquet Menu


By the Pitcher

Soda, Raspberry Iced Tea, Unsweetened Iced Tea and Lemonade

Orange Juice, Cranberry Juice, Apple Juice

Individual Servings

Red Bull Regular and Sugar Free

Bottled Water

Milk, Skim Milk or Hot Chocolate

Assorted Soda Cans

Coffee, Tea, Decaf

Gallon: 20 cups  or Urn: 40 cups

By the Dozen


Bagels and Cream Cheese

Assorted Danish or Muffins

Brownies or Assorted Cookies

Assorted Yogurt or Whole Fresh Fruit

Assorted Individual Snacks

(Pretzels, Potato Chips, Peanuts, Crackers, Popcorn)




Rise and Shine

Coffee, Tea, Decaf, Bottled Water

Add On: Assorted Pastries

The Continental

Assorted Scones, Pastries, Bagels and Cream Cheese

Whole Fresh Fruit, Orange Juice, Cranberry Juice

Coffee, Tea, Decaf, Bottled Water

Midday Stretch

Assorted Cheese, Vegetable and Fruit Platter

Accompanied with Assorted Crackers and Dips

Coffee, Tea, Decaf, Bottled Water, Assorted Soda

Afternoon Refresh

Cookies, Brownies, Iced Tea

Coffee, Tea, Bottled Water

Add On: Assorted Soda

Healthy Break

Granola Bars, Fruit Bars, Bagged Baby Carrots

Pretzels and Dips, Yogurt Assortment, Fresh Fruits

Bottled Waters, Bottled Juices and Herbal Teas




Sovereign Breakfast Buffet

Assortment of Cold Cereal, Oatmeal

Traditional Style Scrambled Eggs

Bacon, Home Fries

Fresh Whole Fruit, Assorted Pastries

Coffee, Tea, Decaf, Cranberry Juice, Apple Juice and Orange Juice

Sunshine Breakfast

Oatmeal with Brown Sugar and Raisins

Scrambled Eggs Topped with Cheddar Cheese, Bacon

Low Fat Yogurt, Assorted Bagels and Muffins

Coffee, Tea, Decaf

Cranberry Juice, Apple Juice, and Orange Juice

The Ultimate

Omelet Station, Cinnamon French Toast

Breakfast Potatoes, Bacon

Low Fat Yogurt, Fresh Fruit, Bagels and Cream Cheese

Assorted Pastries and Muffins

Apple Juice, Orange Juice, and Cranberry Juice

Coffee, Tea, Decaf and Hot Chocolate




Cold Platter Options

Cheeses, Fruits, Vegetables, Hummus, Dips, Pita, and Cracker Displays

Vegetarian Options

Per 25 Pieces

Choose One

Mozzarella Sticks, Jalapeno Poppers, Mac and Cheese Bites

Spring Vegetable Roll, Brie and Pear Phyllo, Bruschetta

Breaded Zucchini Sticks, Spanikopita, Bagel Pizza

Chicken Options

Per 25 Pieces

Choose One

Chicken Wings, Chicken Tenders, Mini Tacos, Chicken Yakitori

Chicken Potstickers, Chicken Cordon Bleu Bites, Thai Chicken Spring Roll

Chicken and Pineapple Kabobs

Beef/Pork Options

Per 25 Pieces

Choose One

Mini Philly Cheese Steaks, Italian Meatballs, Swedish Meatballs, Puff Pastry Franks
Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms, Beef Empanadas, and Mini Quiche

Seafood Options

Per 25 Pieces

Choose One

Bacon Wrapped Scallops, Fried Calamari

Seafood Stuffed Mushrooms, Mini Crab Cakes

Coconut Shrimp Skewers, Shrimp Potstickers, Crab Rangoon

Sovereign Signature Appetizer

Pear and Brie Phyllo accompanied with Almonds and a hint of Brandy




Served Options Also Include:

Chef’s Soup of the Day and Garden Salad with two Dressings

Chef’s Choice of Starch and Vegetable

Rolls, Butter, Coffee, Decaf, Iced Tea



Eggplant Parmesan

Breaded eggplant layered with spinach, portabella mushrooms, mozzarella cheese and
marinara sauce

Asian Stir-Fry

Oriental vegetables and tofu sautéed in a light garlic and ginger sauce served over jasmine rice

Pasta Primavera

A medley of fresh vegetables and pasta tossed in marinara or alfredo sauce


Cheese filled Pasta with seasonal vegetables in a pink rosa sauce and parmesan shavings



Chicken Marsala

Boneless breast of chicken sautéed with Marsala wine and mushrooms

Chicken Parmesan

Boneless chicken breast, topped with marinara sauce and melted mozzarella cheese

Chicken Cacciatore

Pulled grilled chicken set in a tomato sauce with colorful peppers and onions

Lemon Herb Chicken (Gluten Free)

Grilled chicken breast basted in a lemon-herb marinade

Chicken Francaise

Egg battered chicken, pan fried with lemon butter sauce



Seafood Stuffed Sole

Stuffed Sole finished with a lemon white wine sauce

Grilled Salmon

Salmon topped with sweet basil butter or bourbon glaze

Scampi Tilapia

Tilapia filet sautéed in a garlic-lemon and sherry wine sauce

Baked Jumbo Stuffed Shrimp

Shrimp with seafood stuffing and topped with a lemon white wine sauce


Beef Options

Oven Roasted Prime Rib (minimum of 10 orders)

Roast Pork Loin

Slow roasted with brown sugar and apples, topped with sweet potatoes

Roast Sirloin of Beef (minimum of 10 orders)

Sliced roast sirloin topped with a wild mushroom bordelaise sauce

Beef Stroganoff

Sautéed sirloin with mushrooms, sour cream and parsley over a bed of noodles

Beef Ribs

Slow cooked and seasoned to perfection topped with house BBQ sauce


Dessert Selection

Select 1

Chocolate Fudge Cake, Chocolate Mousse, Lava Cake

Carrot Cake, Fruit Topped Cheesecake, Tiramisu

Assorted Seasonal Pies




Classic Deli Buffet-

This Buffet is Lunch Option Only

(Minimum 25 People)

Chef’s Homemade Soup

Roast Turkey, Roast Beef, Ham, Swiss and American Cheese

Lettuce, Tomato, Onion, Pickle Platter

Assorted Rolls, Breads and Appropriate Condiments

Coffee, Decaf, Tea, Iced Tea, Bottled Water

Choice of 2 Salads

Greek Salad, Pasta Salad, Potato Salad, Cole Slaw, Garden Salad, Caesar Salad

Choice of 2 Desserts

Fresh Fruit, Chocolate Mousse, Cookies, Brownies


Italian Buffet

(Minimum of 25 people)

Select 5

Greens and Beans or Pasta Fagoli

Antipasto, Caprese Salad, Garden Salad, Caesar Salad

Sausage and Peppers, Cheese Lasagna, Vegetable Lasagna

Baked Ziti with Meatballs, Chicken Cacciatore, Cheese Tortellini

Broccoli Rabe Sautéed with Garlic and Oil, Corn Diced with Red and Green Peppers


Garlic Bread, Butter

Coffee, Tea, Decaf, Iced Tea,

Dessert-Assorted Italian Cookies 


Western BBQ Buffet

(Minimum of 25 people)

Choice of 5

Spare Ribs, Barbecued Chicken, Bourbon Glazed Salmon

Pulled Pork, Smoked Sausage Peppers and Onions, Sweet Potatoes

Cole Slaw, Grilled Vegetables, Baked Beans, Watermelon Wedges


Chili, Corn Bread

Bread Pudding and Lemon Meringue Pie

Iced Tea, Coffee, Tea, Decaf


Southwest Fajita Buffet

Chicken and Steak Fajitas

Chili, Shredded Lettuce, Diced Tomatoes, Cilantro, Cheddar Cheese, Sour Cream

Black Olives, Jalapeno Peppers, Salsa, Tortillas, Spanish Rice, Refried Beans

Tortilla Chips, Guacamole, Sautéed Onions and Peppers and Condiment Bar

Turtle Cheesecake, Key Lime Pie

Iced Tea, Lemonade, Coffee, Tea, Decaf


The American Buffet

(Minimum of 25 people)

Choice of 5

Vermont Syrup Glazed Pork Roast, Meatloaf, Baked Chicken, Fried Chicken, Tortellini
French Fries, Mashed Potatoes, Rice Pilaf, Red Skin Potatoes, Cooked Greens
Macaroni and Cheese, California Cooked Mixed Vegetables, Apple Sauce
Corn and Red Peppers, Bacon Flavored Baked Beans, Cream Tomato Soup

Assorted Rolls, Butter

Coffee, Tea, Decaf, Iced Tea

Fudge Brownies and Apple Pie


Healthful Buffet

(Minimum of 25 people)

Choice of 5

Cajun Grilled Chicken, Broiled Lemon Tilapia, Flame Roasted Beef Tips
Asian Pulled Pork, Chicken Penne Marinara, Brown Rice, Roasted Potatoes, Quinoa

Couscous Salad, Roasted Seasonal Vegetables, Three Bean Medley

Chicken Noodle Soup

Assorted Wheat and Oat Rolls, Butter

Coffee, Tea, Decaf, Iced Tea

Assorted Fresh Fruit, Granola Mix and Jell-O




Full Open Bar

A Variety of Premium Liquors

Draft Beer, Wine and Soft Drinks

Limited Open Bar

A Variety of Premium Liquors

Draft Beer, Wine and Soft Drinks

Limited to customer’s predetermined dollar amount


Draft Beer, House Wine, Soft Drinks

Cash Bar

A Variety of Liquors

Bottled Beer, Wine and Soft Drinks

Individuals Pay per drink, tax included




Audio Visual

LCD Projector, Proxima LX

27in TV/DVD Set Up

Easel Tripod

Flipchart with Markers

Phone Line (plus cost of call)




6X8 Fast Fold Rear

Audio Equipment

Sound System

Lavaliere/Lapel Microphone

Wireless Lavaliere/Lapel Microphone

Wireless Handheld Microphone

Handheld Microphone

Microphone Floor/Table Stand

Polycom Teleconference System

4 Channel Mixer

6 Channel Mixer