2017 Fall Dinner Menu


Here is our current Menu.  We have many more options than what is listed below, or we are more than happy to come up with some custom options for you.  So if you have something else in mind, or just interested in some other options, Just let us know!  

We are happy to be of service to you!

2017 Fall Dinner Menu

Cold/Room Temperature Appetizers

(each order comes with 2 pieces, unless otherwise noted)

Caprese Salad Skewers: a small, fresh mozzarella ball, grape or cherry tomato and fresh basil on a skewer drizzled with a Italian Vinaigrette: $2.99 per order
Caramelized Bacon: a sweet and spicy slightly addictive treat that is served room temperature: $3.99 per order
Individual Veggie Crudite Cups: clear, plastic cups are filled with a variety of fresh, raw vegetables with some homemade ranch dressing on the bottom: $3.99 per cup
Bacon Wrapped Dates Stuffed with Marscapone: $3.99 per order
Spicy Ahi Poke on Rice Crackers: sushi grade ahi tuna is marinated in tamari, sesame oil, Thai garlic paste, and green onion. This is served with rice crackers on the side: $6.99 per order
Lobster Salad on Cucumber Rounds- lobster is cooked in a flavorful broth then chilled, chopped and mixed with mayonnaise, celery and seasonings and served with cucumber round on the side: $6.99 per order
Lobster Salad Sliders on Hawaiian Rolls - lobster is cooked in a flavorful broth and then chilled, chopped and mixed with mayonnaise, celery and seasonings: $6.99 per slider
Green Herb Roasted Salmon Platter with Sour Cream, Caper & Dill Sauce - a whole filet (side) of salmon is roasted to perfection with a trio of fresh green herbs (green onion, dill, and parsley), extra virgin olive oil and salt and pepper and served room temperature. This is served with a homemade sour cream, caper and dill sauce. One platter can serve 8-12 people: $89.99
Classic Jumbo Shrimp Platter with Homemade Cocktail Sauce - large shrimp are cooked to perfection in a flavorful broth, peeled, deveined and chilled. The shrimp are served with lemon wedges and our homemade cocktail sauce. Serving size is approximately 3 per person:
Small Platter - Serves 10 to 14 - $69.99
Large Platter - Serves 16 to 20 - $119.99

Hot/Warm Appetizers

(each order comes with 2 pieces, unless otherwise noted)


Mac and Cheese Bites: our homemade mac and cheese baked in mini muffin tins: $2.99 per order
Mini Corn Dog Muffins: this is our take on pigs in a blanket. We make a mini muffin from our homemade cornbread batter and bake it with a piece of all beef hot dog in the center and serve with mustard: $2.99 per order
Caprese Stuffed Mushrooms: mushrooms stuffed with garlic-butter marinated fresh mozzarella balls, basil and sun-dried tomato, then baked and drizzled with balsamic glaze: $3.99 per order
Flatbread Pizzas (you get four pieces per pizza) -
Double Cheese (mozzarella & syrah soaked tuscano): $3.99 per pizza
Homemade Pesto and Sauteed Mushroom: $4.99 per pizza
Charcuterie (variety of Italian meats): $6.99 per pizza
Lemongrass Pork Meatballs with Peanut Sauce: $2.99 per order
Pineapple-Teriyaki Chicken Meatballs: $2.99 per order
Lemon-Rosemary Glazed Turkey Cocktail Meatballs: $3.99 per order
Classic Cocktail Meatballs: $3.99 per order
Grilled Chicken Satay Skewers with Peanut Sauce: $5.99 per order
Mediterranean Steak Skewers: $5.99 per order
Grilled Lemongrass Beef Skewers with Peanut Sauce: skirt steak is marinated in a lemongrass and soy sauce based marinade: $6.99 per order
Grilled Tri-Tip Skewers: tri tip is sliced into bite size slices and marinated in coconut milk with tamari, a little fish sauce, garlic, ginger and lime zest and grilled. This is served with a Scallion Dipping Sauce: $6.99 per order
Chicken Piccata Stuffed Mushrooms: the classic chicken piccata is stuffed into a mushroom and baked: $6.99 per order
Pulled Porchetta Sliders: pork roast is rubbed with extra-virgin olive oil, garlic and herbs and slow roasted until it falls apart and served with rolls for sliders: $6.99 per order
Asian Pulled Pork Sliders: a pork shoulder is marinated in Asian flavors and slow roasted until it falls apart. The pork is served on Hawaiian Rolls with pickled veggies, spicy mayo and a peanut sauce: $6.99 per order
Monte Cristo Sliders: honey roasted turkey, black forest ham and swiss cheese on a Hawaiian roll and baked. Then they are dusted with powdered sugar and served with raspberry jelly: $6.99 per order
Cajun Shrimp - large shrimp are cooked with our homemade Cajun style Bbq broth sauce and served with a Hawaiian roll: $6.99 per order
Short Rib Sliders - short ribs are slow cooked in a classic red wine sauce until they fall apart and served with a roll: $7.99 per order

Soups & Stews

(one cup of soup per order)

Thai Coconut Carrot - shallots, sweet potato, carrots, Thai seasonings, chicken broth (or vegetable broth can be substituted) and coconut milk are simmered and then blended together: $3.99 per order
Italian Orzo and Spinach Soup: carrots, celery, garlic, spinach, onions, tomatoes and Italian herbs are simmered in a chicken broth (vegetable broth can be substituted) with orzo: $4.99 per order
Creole Shrimp Bisque - a homemade shrimp stock is cooked all day, and then simmered along with some spices, cream and shrimp: $5.99 per order
Irish Beef & Stout Stew with Spring Vegetables - a hearty stew with slowly cooked pieces of tender beef and Irish stout, and all sorts of spring vegetables: $8.99 per order


Salads

Marinated Vegetable Salad - broccoli, cauliflower and grape tomatoes are marinated in a flavorful Italian style vinaigrette: $2.99 per order
Quinoa with Arugula, Broccoli, Dried Cherries, Chopped Roasted Pistachios and a Champagne Vinaigrette: $2.99
Field Greens with Chopped Red Bell Pepper, Grape Tomatoes, Parmesan Crisps and a Basil Vinaigrette: $2.99 per order
Caesar Salad with Homemade Croutons and Shaved Parmesan: $3.99 per order

Entrees

(served with green salad: tomatoes, cucumber, parmesan crisps and basil vinaigrette)

Italian Sausage & Peppers with Marsala-Marinara and Penne: mild or spicy Italian sausage is braised in marsala wine and then simmered with peppers, herbs and a marsala marinara sauce and tossed with penne pasta: $13.99
Grilled Greek Lemon Chicken: a sonless-skinless chicken breast is marinated with lemon juice, extra virgin olive oil, garlic and oregano and grilled and served with Roasted Vegetable Orzo, Tzatziki Sauce and one flatbread per order: $15.99 per order
Honey Apricot Chicken: chicken is marinated in orange juice, apricot preserves, soy sauce and garlic then baked. This is served with white rice and asparagus: $15.99 per order
Asian Braised Short Ribs with Chili Lime Potatoes: short ribs are braised in soy sauce and beef broth with ginger, garlic, onion and herbs like lemongrass and cilantro. This is served with some roasted potatoes that have been tossed in a lime-chili dressing: $17.99 per order
Shrimp Fra Diavolo: large shrimp are cooked with a spicy tomtato sauce and served over linguini: $16.99 per order
Fettucine with Lobster, Tomatoes and Saffron - large pieces of lobster are simmered in a saffron infused, tangy tomato sauce and tossed with fettuccine: $19.99 per order
Korean Style Pulled Pork: a pork shoulder roast is marinated in a Korean BBQ inspired sauce and cooked until it falls apart. This is served with white rice, pickled veggies and homemade peanut sauce. This feeds 8-12 people: $139.99
Porchetta Style Roast Pork - a pork shoulder roast is rubbed with herbs and marinated over night and is then slow cooked at a low temperature until the skin is crispy and the meat is tender. Comes with two sides listed below. This feeds 8-12 people. $129.99
MR. J’s Jambalya: andouille sausage, chicken and shrimp come together in this classic rice dish. This feeds 6-8 people: $199.99 per order
Lobster Mac and Cheese - the ultimate in indulgence. Macaroni is tossed with a sherry cream sauce, gruyere and sharp cheddar cheeses, hunks of lobster meat, topped with bread crumbs and baked: 1/2 tray (feeds 6-8) $169.99 or full tray (feeds 12-16) $299.99
Cider-Brined, Mustard Glazed Pork Loin: a boneless pork loin is brined in apple cider and then brushed with a maple-mustard glaze, baked and then sliced. Includes 2 sides below. Feeds 8-12 people: $299.99
Salmon Puttanesca Platter: a side of fresh salmon is roasted and topped with our homemade puttanesca sauce (diced tomatoes, garlic, capers, kalamata olives and crushed red pepper) and served with Roasted Veggie Orzo (can serve 8-12 people): $160.00

Sides
Roasted and Glazed Baby Carrots: $2.99 per order (if not included with dinner)
Oven Roasted Seasonal Vegetables: $2.99 per order (if not included with dinner)
Mashed Potatoes: $2.99 per order (if not included with dinner)
Peas with Pancetta: $2.99 per order (if not included with dinner)
Sauteed Green Beans in Garlic & Shallot Butter: $3.50 per order (if not included with dinner)

Desserts

Raspberry Shortbread Crumble Bars: $2.99 per order (one per order)
Sliced Pound Cake with choice of Blueberry or Strawberry Sauce: $2.99 per order
Chocolate Bread Pudding with Homemade Vanilla Whipped Cream: 1/2 pan (feeds 10-15): $45.99 Full Pan (feeds 20-30): $79.99

Extras and Add-On’s

Floral Arrangements are Available:
accent arrangements begin at $25
centerpiece arrangements begin at $45

Rentals Available:

chaffing dishes,plates, silverware, water glasses, platters, large bowls and serving ware, decor and props

Buffet Set-Up and Decoration:

Looking for us to set-up and/or decorate your buffet, rather than just drop-off your food? Prices begin at $100.

Custom Framed Menus

Price varies.

The Fine Print:

Please call 562-612-4284 or email info@mrjskitchen.com to place your order.

Most items require 48 hour or more advanced notice and subject to availability. 

Minimum for free delivery is $300.00; otherwise there is a $35 delivery fee
Free delivery within 30 miles of Long Beach, otherwise there is a $35 delivery fee for drop-off’s.

Prices are good for 20 or more, unless item feeds a specific amount of people.

Servers and full service events are available for additional fee.

Additional menu options are available when the chef is on-site.

Prices do not include Sales Tax.

Looking for something specific you don’t see? Contact us for a custom menu.

Items are available for hot delivery or cold delivery for you to heat.