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 and
  • Steamed Mussels – in garlic & wine
  • 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
  • Seasonal Homemade Dessert
  • 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 and
  • Steamed Mussels – in garlic & wine
  • 1.5 lb. Hot Boiled Lobster with drawn butter & lemon
  • One-Quarter Rotisserie Chicken
  • Sweet Corn on the Cob
  • Homemade Cole Slaw
  • Seasonal Homemade Dessert
  • 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
  • Roasted Red Bliss Potatoes
  • Sweet Corn on the Cob
  • Corn Bread
  • Seasonal Homemade Dessert
  • 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
  • Seasonal Homemade Dessert
  • Bottled Water

Perfect Picnic

  • “Chubby’s” Original Fried Clams – with our own tartar sauce
  • Choice of Entree – numbers needed in advance
    • Woodman’s Signature Lobster Roll – family recipe
    • Chicken Salad Roll -with apples on a brioche roll
  • Sweet Corn on the Cob
  • Homemade Cole Slaw
  • Homemade Potato Chips
  • Pickles
  • Seasonal Homemade Dessert
  • 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
  • Sweet ‘n Sour Kielbasa
  • 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
  • New England Baked Beans
  • Roasted Red Bliss Potatoes
  • Roasted Vegetables
  • Sweet Corn on the Cob
  • Corn Bread
  • Freshly Baked Rolls

Includes

  • Seasonal Homemade Dessert
  • Bottled Water

Vegetarian / Vegan

  • Mini Veggie Crudités with dip
  • Grilled Vegetable Stack grilled zucchini, summer squash, eggplant & carrots topped with mozzarella cheese & fresh herbs with a tomato & white bean ragout
  • Sides
  • Seasonal Desserts
  • Bottled Water

$41.95 per person

Childrens Menu

For children under 10 years of age

  • Old Fashioned Hot Dog with roll & condiments
  • Macaroni & Cheese
  • Sweet Corn on the Cob
  • Pickles & Chips
  • Seasonal Homemade Dessert
  • 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
  • Sweet & Sour Kielbasa
  • Lemongrass Thai Chicken Sate*
  • Variety of Hard Cheeses – with crackers
  • Vegetable Crudités – with homemade dips
  • House Made Potato Chip Bar – with homemade dips
  • Tortilla Chips – with tomato salsa & guacamole
  • Summer Bruschetta
  • Grafton Cheddar Cheese Puffs*
  • Marinated Vegetable Crustini with balsamic glaze

* May require kitchen access or additional equipment fees

Desserts

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

Beverages

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

May We Suggest Adding…

  • “Chubby’s” Original Fried Clams – with our own tartar sauce
  • French Fries
  • 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
  • New England Baked Beans
  • Grilled Hamburger*
  • Old-Fashioned Hot Dog
  • Veggie Burger* 
  • Roasted Red Bliss Potatoes
  • Roasted Vegetables
  • Homemade Cole Slaw
  • Red Bliss Potato Salad
  • Homemade Pasta Salad
  • Seasonal Salads –with homemade dressings
  • Classic Caesar Salad
  • Tomato, Cucumber & Feta Salad
  • Freshly Baked Rolls
  • Corn Bread

*Served with lettuce, tomato, pickles & onion