Massachusetts & Beyond- BBQ & Clambake Catering Menus

Woodmans of Essex - Massachusetts Clambake Catering MenusWe’ve listed some of our favorite seafood, BBQ and clambake menu ideas to get you started. But we’re always happy to create custom menus for catered events – contact us today using the form to the right. These catering menus are perfect for catering your corporate or private event.

Many of our catering menu items are gluten free, or can be made gluten free. Please tell us about your dietary restrictions, and we’ll be happy to accommodate you.

All American Clambake

  • New England Clam Chowder – Award Winning!
  • Steamed Clams – with drawn butter & clam broth
  • 1.5 lb. Hot Boiled Lobster – with drawn butter & lemon
  • One-Quarter Rack Baby Back Ribs – slow cooked!
  • Sweet Corn on the Cob
  • Corn Bread
  • Homemade Cole Slaw
  • Watermelon
  • Bottled Water

Add “Chubby’s” Original Fried Clams as an appetizer

Gramp’s Ultimate Clambake

  • New England Clam Chowder – Award Winning!
  • Steamed Clams – with drawn butter & clam broth
  • 1.5 lb. Hot Boiled Lobster with drawn butter & lemon
  • One-Quarter Rotisserie Chicken
  • Sweet Corn on the Cob
  • Homemade Cole Slaw
  • Watermelon
  • Bottled Water

Add “Chubby’s” Original Fried Clams as an appetizer

Land & Sea

  • New England Clam Chowder – Award Winning!
  • Classic Caesar Salad
  • 1.5 lb. Hot Boiled Lobster – with drawn butter & lemon
  • Marinated Steak Tips
  • Sweet Corn on the Cob
  • Corn Bread
  • Watermelon
  • Bottled Water

Woodmans Lobsterbake Catering Menu

Essex Lobster Bake

  • New England Clam Chowder – Award Winning!
  • 1.5 lb. Hot Boiled Lobster – with drawn butter & lemon
  • Hamburger – with lettuce, tomato, onion, & cheese
  • Old-Fashioned Hot Dog
  • Sweet Corn on the Cob
  • Homemade Cole Slaw
  • Homemade Potato Chips
  • Watermelon
  • Bottled Water

Perfect Picnic

  • “Chubby’s” Original Fried Clams – with our own tartar sauce
  • Woodman’s Signature Lobster Roll – family recipe
    • Chicken Salad Roll or Veggie Sandwich by Request
  • Sweet Corn on the Cob
  • Homemade Cole Slaw
  • Homemade Potato Chips
  • Pickles
  • Watermelon
  • Bottled Water

Bessie’s Best Barbecue Menu

For Starters (Choose 1)

  • New England Clam Chowder – Award Winning!
  • Tortilla Chips – with salsa & guacamole
  • Sliced Italian Sausage – with peppers & onions
  • Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail

From the Grill (Choose 2)

  • Italian Sausage – with peppers, onions & roll
  • One-Quarter Rack Baby Back Ribs – slow cooked!
  • Marinated Steak Tips
  • Hamburger & Hot Dog
  • One-Quarter Rotisserie Chicken
  • Grilled Shrimp Skewer

Side Dishes (Choose 3)

  • Homemade Cole Slaw
  • Red Bliss Potato Salad
  • Classic Caesar Salad 
  • Homemade Pasta Salad
  • Roasted Vegetables
  • Sweet Corn on the Cob
  • Corn Bread

Includes

  • Watermelon
  • Bottled Water

Vegetarian / Vegan

  • TBD 
    • Stay Tuned! We’re still stirring things up in our test kitchen!

Childrens Menu

For children under 10 years of age

  • Old Fashioned Hot Dog with roll & condiments
  • Macaroni & Cheese
  • Pickles & Chips
  • Watermelon
  • Bottled Water

$16.95 per child

Starters

  • New England Clam Chowder – Award Winning!
  • Downeast Raw Bar local littlenecks, oysters on the half shell, jumbo shrimp cocktail
  • Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail
  • Scallops Wrapped in Candied Bacon
  • Pan Seared Mini Crab Cakes* – with remoulade
  • Sliced Italian Sausage with peppers & onions
  • Lemongrass Thai Chicken Sate*
  • Variety of Hard Cheeses – with crackers
  • Vegetable Crudité – with homemade dips
  • House Made Potato Chip Bar – with homemade dips
  • Tortilla Chips – with tomato salsa & guacamole
  • Summer Corn Bruschetta

Desserts

  • Berry Shortcake – with whipped cream
  • Citrus Zabaglione – with fresh berries
  • Apple Pie Bar – with salted caramel & whipped cream
  • Assorted Cookies
  • Whoopie Pies
  • Brownies

Beverages

  • Chilled Assorted Soda
  • Chilled Assorted Seltzers
  • Chilled Bottled Water
  • Lemonade
  • Iced Tea
  • Crushed or Cubed Ice

May We Suggest Adding…

  • “Chubby’s” Original Fried Clams – with our own tartar sauce
  • Homemade Potato Chips
  • Larger or Additional Lobsters
  • Woodman’s Famous Lobster Roll – family recipe
  • Steamed Clams – with drawn butter & clam broth
  • Steamed Mussels – with garlic & wine
  • Grilled Shrimp Skewer
  • Marinated Steak Tips
  • Baby Back Ribs – slow cooked
  • Rotisserie Chicken
  • Italian Sausage – with roll, peppers & onions
  • Macaroni & Cheese
  • Grilled Hamburger*
  • Old-Fashioned Hot Dog
  • Veggie Burger* 
  • Roasted Vegetables
  • Homemade Cole Slaw
  • Red Bliss Potato Salad
  • Homemade Pasta Salad
  • Classic Caesar Salad
  • Tomato, Cucumber & Feta Salad
  • Corn Bread

*Served with lettuce, tomato, pickles & onion