Welcome to the Mark Allen’s Family Catering Menu. We love family events and have done everything thing from Birthdays, Anniversaries, Graduation, Family Loss and Summer Parties.

The whole idea of a party is to connect with your loved ones and to enjoy the party itself. Most party hosts are so concerned about whether their guests have enough to eat that they have no chance to enjoy themselves.

That is why we are here.

This will give you a chance to see what we have to offer, and give you a chance to discuss with any other decision makers.  If you have questions, budget concerns or safety concerns, we can help. Just click on the Business Cater Planner Buttonto get started right now.

We can deliver your food to your location, there may be an additional charge depending on how big the order is and how far to to deliver to your location.

This is the easiest and most cost effective way to get your food. We can arrange specific times for you to pick up your food to ensure maximum freshness and deliciousness.

This is our most popular and guest friendly style of service. During the pandemic all buffets are served by our staff. Menus for this are flexible and can be tailored to your exact tastes. Typical menus for buffet service will include a salad, one entree, one side, bread and a dessert.

Fresh green salad with dressings
Seasoned grilled pork loin chops
Buttered red potatoes
Green beans
Rolls & butter
Everything topped brownies

Fresh green salad with dressings
Cavatappi alfredo with chicken
Garlic bread
Everything topped brownies

Grilled chicken with supreme sauce
Herb encrusted chicken
Southwest chicken salad with cilantro dressing
Chef carved NY strip steak
Beef tips in a red wine sauce over rice
Spaghetti and meatballs with red sauce
BBQ brisket Pulled pork sandwiches
Chicken BLT sandwiches

Green salad with dressings
Chips and fresh salsa
Cheesy potatoes
Seasonal fresh veggies
Fresh fruit tray

Everything topped brownies
NY cheesecake with assorted toppings
Our desserts are different with different seasonal ingredients.
Please call us if you really want more options

Normally we offer box lunches but because of the “situation”
we are a little limited. But, if you really want box lunches for your event,
call us directly and we will do our best to make it happen.

Click above and fill out what you think you want, service style, menu including Cocktail hour, sweets and late night. Also include if you would like disposable plates and flatware or china and stainless flatware rentals.

If you can't quite see what you want here, or have questions about making something very special or anything else, text or call Ann at 815 878 7762 to discuss what the possibilities are for your function.

We are taking every precaution possible to make it safe for our customers, our staff and our community. Please click here for the latest safety information.

If you have any guests with allergies, vegetarian or special needs diets. We can accommodate just about any request, just let us know well in advance. We can make your special day not only amazing, but delicious for EVERYONE!

If you would like to know what our customers think of our food, go straight to the Trip Advisor Website where we have a five star rating with over three hundred positive reviews. Please click here to go to Trip Advisor