Melwood Recreation


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Food Service Pricing

All meals are served in the Dining Hall or meeting spaces. Food service prices are based off of a 90 minute serving window. Extended periods may be available at an additional cost. Meals are served buffet style.


Continental Breakfast - $9 / person

  • Bagels, toast, yogurt, fresh fruit, cereal, oatmeal, crean cheese, butter, jelly,milk, juice, coffee, hot tea and water

Hot Breakfast - $15 / person

  • Continental breakfast + bacon or sausage, scrambled eggs,

  • Choice of: scones, croissants, biscuits, or muffings  

  • Includes fruit, yogurt, and granola

Lunch & Dinner

All lunches and dinners are served with water, coffee, iced tea and lemonade.

 Cold Sandwiches - $10 / person

  • Cold cut sandwiches with cheese and lettuce, tomato, onion; fresh fruit, potato or corn chips, and pickle spears

  • Sandwiches can be pre-made or build your own

  • Choose from: ham, turkey, roast beef, or peanut butter & jelly

Cold Sandwich Salads - $14 / person

  • Choice of: homemade tuna, chicken, or egg salad sandwiches

  • Comes with cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion; fresh fruit, potato or corn chips and pickle spears

  • Sandwiches can be pre-made or build your own

Hot Sandwiches - $15 / person

  • Hot sandwiches plus one hot side

  • Choose from: BBQ pork, steak and cheese, hot ham and cheese, grilled chicken club

  • Hot side options: french fries, onion rings, corn nuggets

  • Includes pasta salad and fresh fruit

Build your own Pasta Bar - $18 / person, choice of 3 options

  • Choose 3 from:

    • Pasta with marinara sauce (vegetarian, turkey, or beef)

    • Pasta with Alfredo Sauce

    • Ricotta Stuffed Shells in Spinach Florentine Sauce

    • Southwest Chicken Spaghetti

    • Fettuccine Alfredo (shrimp, chicken, or vegetarian

    • Lasagna (meat or vegetarian)

    • Bacon Ranch Mac-and-Cheese

  • Pasta, one vegetable, and garlic bread

  • Choose 3 from: Three-Cheese Ravioli, Pepperoni-Stuffed Shells in Spinach Florentine Sauce, Southwest Chicken Spaghetti, Fettuccine Alfredo (shrimp, chicken, or vegetarian), Lasagna (meat or vegetarian), Bacon Ranch Mac-and-Cheese

  • Choice of one hot vegetable: green beans, corn, mixed vegetable blend

Build your own Taco Bar - $12 / person

  • Includes hard and soft shells

  • Choice of taco meat (beef, chicken, or combo)

  • Choice of beans (black, pinto or refried)

  • Choice of rice (Spanish, Mexican, white or brown)

  • Includes: Steamed corn, shredded cheese, sour cream, guacamole, chopped tomatoes, shredded lettuce, chips & salsa

Cookout Dinner - $14 / person

  • Choice of: hamburgers, turkey burgers, veggie patties, or combination 

  • Choice of: hot dogs (beef or turkey)

  • Comes with: potato salad, corn on the cob, baked beans (pork or vegetarian), watermelon slices (seasonal) or fresh fruit

  • Condiment platter with lettuce, tomato, sliced onions, cheese, ketchup, mayo, and mustard

Deluxe Cookout Dinner - $17 / person

  • Cookout Dinner PLUS

  • Choice of grilled chicken, BBQ pulled chicken, or BBQ pulled pork

  • Choice of vegetable: green beans, corn, or mixed vegetable blend

  • Choice of salad: mixed greens or Caesar

  • Includes coleslaw and hot rolls

Chicken Portabella - $15 / person

  • Baked chicken and/or stuffed portabella caps with creamy mushroom sauce

  • Long grain and wild rice pilaf, steamed or roasted vegetables and dinner rolls

Roast Dinner - $15 / person

  • Choice of turkey, ham, or roast beef

  • Choice of mashed or roasted potatoes

  • Choice of salad: mixed greens or Caesar

  • Includes roasted vegetables and dinner roll


  • Full salad bar - $3 / person

  • Hors d'oeuvres - starting at $3 / person

  • Cookies or brownies - $1.50 / person

  • Deluxe dessert (cheesecake, ice cream novelties, sheet cake or cake pops) - $3.50 / person