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Burnaby Village Museum Ice Cream Parlour Catering Packages

The Ice Cream Parlour presents a delightful and truly unique venue with various palate-pleasing catering options to ensure your event is as special and memorable as possible. 

The City of Burnaby’s CITY Catering Department presents a range of breakfast options for your gathering or corporate meeting. The Ice Cream Parlour accommodates 60 guests for events and 75 guests for a cocktail-style reception.

A 4-hour rental is $325.13, while each additional hour is $37.41 (not including taxes, liability insurance, damage deposit, catering and other fees).  Please note the Ice Cream Parlour is only available for rent when using CITY Catering, the City of Burnaby’s catering service. See breakfast options below:

Continental Breakfast 
(Minimum 10 guests, $23.50 per person)

  • Assorted mini baked goods
  • Fresh fruit platter
  • Assorted yogurt
  • Premium coffee, assorted tea and ice water
  • Choice of two juices: apple, cranberry or orange juice

Hot Breakfast / Miss Sunshine
(Minimum 20 guests, $27 per person)

  • Assorted mini baked goods
  • Scrambled eggs with herbs
  • Breakfast sausage
  • Country-style potato hash
  • Premium coffee, assorted tea and ice water
  • Choice of two: apple, cranberry or orange juice

Additional menu items:

  • Baked ham slices – $4.75 per person
  • Bacon strips – $4.75 per  person
  • Fresh fruit platter – $4.50 per person

*Prices are subject to applicable taxes.

Whether you’re interested in hosting a lunch meeting or a luncheon with family and friends for a special occasion, CITY Catering presents various catering options for your event at the Ice Cream Parlour. 

The Ice Cream Parlour accommodates 60 guests for events and 75 guests for a cocktail-style reception.  

A 4-hour rental is $325.13, while each additional hour is $37.41 (not including taxes, liability insurance, damage deposit, catering and other fees).  Please note the Ice Cream Parlour is only available for rent when using CITY Catering, the City of Burnaby’s catering service.

Select one of three lunch options

Option 1: Mai’s Butter Chicken
(Minimum 15 guests, $31 per person)

  • Signature mixed green salad
  • Naan bread
  • Mai’s butter chicken
  • Basmati rice
  • Chef’s selection of desserts
  • Premium coffee, assorted tea and ice water

Option 2: Pasta Lunch
(Minimum 10 guests, $29.25 per person)

  • Choice of one: signature mixed greens or Caesar salad
  • Meat lasagna
  • Vegetarian lasagna
  • Chef’s selection of desserts
  • Premium coffee, assorted tea and ice water

Option 3: Estate Lunch
(Minimum 10 guests, $29.25 per person)

  • Signature mixed green salad
  • Assorted sandwiches and wraps
  • Chef’s selection of desserts
  • Premium coffee, assorted tea and ice water

Additional menu items:

  • Chef-inspired soup – $3.25 per person
  • Assorted freshly-baked cookies – $2.75 per person
  • Assorted muffins/mini baked goods – $2.75 per person
  • Assorted yogurt – $2 per person

Additional beverage items:  

  • Assorted bottled juices – $3.25 per person
  • Assorted canned pops – $2.50 per person

*Prices are subject to applicable taxes.

For a more casual event or party, CITY Catering presents an ideal menu that’s perfect for celebrating a major milestone at the Burnaby Village Museum’s Ice Cream Parlour – from birthday and retirement parties to special anniversaries and other important events.

The Ice Cream Parlour accommodates 60 guests for events and 75 guests for a cocktail-style reception.

A 4-hour rental is $325.13, while each additional hour is $37.41 (not including taxes, liability insurance, damage deposit, catering and other fees). Please note the Ice Cream Parlour is only available for rent when using CITY Catering, the City of Burnaby’s catering service.

Platters

  • Sushi platter – $110 per platter
  • Assorted meat platter with bread – small $135 | medium $185 | large $240
  • Antipasto with bread – small $135 | medium $185 | large $240
  • Imported and domestic cheese board – small $65 | medium $120 | large $175
  • Seasonal fruit – small $55 | medium $75 | large $105
  • Chef’s selection of desserts – small $45 | medium $65 | large $95
  • Vegetables with dip – small $45 | medium $65 | large $95

*small platters feed 10-15 people, medium platters feed 16-30 people, large platters feed 31-50 people

Appetizers (minimum of 3 dozen per selection)

Earth:

  • Bocconcini & tomato skewers – $29.50 per dozen
  • Vegetarian spring rolls with plum sauce – $29.50 per dozen
  • Bruschetta – $29.50 per dozen
  • Mini vegetarian samosas – $25.75 per dozen
  • Spanakopita – $25.75 per dozen
  • Mini quiche – $25.75 per dozen
  • Jalapeno cheddar twist and Sriracha cream cheese twist – $29.50 per dozen

Land:

  • Chicken satay with peanut sauce – $33 per dozen
  • Assorted hors d’oeuvres – $33 per dozen
  • Beef Wellington Puffs – $33 per dozen
  • Tandoori chicken kebabs with yogurt sauce – $33 per dozen
  • Chicken drumettes with sweet chili sauce – $29.50 per dozen
  • Sweet or spicy meatballs – $25.75 per dozen

Sea:

  • Assorted seafood canapés (cold) – $33 per dozen
  • Breaded prawns – $33 per dozen
  • Bacon-wrapped scallops – $33 per dozen
  • Mini salmon rolls – $29.50 per dozen
  • Smoked salmon on mini bagels – $29.50 per dozen

Cocktail Reception Package 
(Minimum 25 guests, $52.75 per person)

Choose 2 items from Earth, Land or Sea, PLUS:

  • Imported and domestic cheese board
  • Vegetables and dip
  • Premium coffee, assorted tea and ice water

Beverages

  • Premium coffee, assorted tea (and ice water) – $2.75 per person
  • Pitchers of Juice – $10 per pitcher
  • Assorted bottled drinks – $3.25 per bottle
  • Assorted canned pops – $2.50 per can
  • Old-fashioned punch – $2.50 per person

*Prices are subject to applicable taxes.

Host your corporate meeting or social gathering – such as birthday or anniversary parties – at the Ice Cream Parlour with this casual and relaxed event. These menus are perfect for throwing an outdoors BBQ-style event (but without all the prep, cooking and clean-up).

The Ice Cream Parlour accommodates 60 guests for events and 75 guests for a cocktail-style reception.

A 4-hour rental is $325.13, while each additional hour is $37.41 (not including taxes, liability insurance, damage deposit, catering and other fees).  Please note the Ice Cream Parlour is only available for rent when using CITY Catering, the City of Burnaby’s catering service.

The Original Grill
(Minimum 20 guests; $25 per adult and $15 per child aged 4-11)

Choice of two salads:

• Signature mixed greens 
• Classic Caesar 
• Thai noodle
• Potato
• Spicy noodle
• Kale
• Tomato and bocconcini

Along with:

• 4oz beef and veggie burgers
• Grilled hot dogs for children
• Plain potato chips
• Carrot and celery tray with dip
• Freshly baked cookies

*Burgers and hot dogs served with fresh buns, lettuce, tomato and assorted condiments.

 Additional menu items:

• Pitchers of lemonade or iced tea – $2.50 per person
• Add a salad – $5 per person
• Add an extra protein – $6 per person

The Healthy Grill
(Minimum 20 guests; $35 per adult and $22 per child aged 4-11)

Choice of two salads:

• Signature mixed greens
• Classic Caesar
• Thai noodle
• Potato
• Spicy noodle
• Kale
• Tomato and bocconcini

Along with:

• BBQ chicken breasts
• BBQ salmon burgers
• Veggie burgers
• Grilled hotdogs for children 
• Plain potato chips
• Carrot and celery tray with dip
• Freshly baked cookies

*Burgers and hot dogs served with fresh buns, lettuce, tomato and assorted condiments.

Additional menu items:

• Pitchers of lemonade or iced tea – $2.50 per person
• Add a salad – $5 per person
• Add beef burgers – $6 per person
• Add an extra protein – $8 per person

*Prices are subject to applicable taxes.

From memorable anniversary and birthday parties to other remarkable events of a lifetime, CITY Catering presents an array of culinary fare to help you make the most of your event at the Ice Cream Parlour.  

The Ice Cream Parlour accommodates 60 guests for events and 75 guests for a cocktail-style reception. A 4-hour rental is $325.13, while each additional hour is $37.41 (not including taxes, liability insurance, damage deposit, catering and other fees).  Please note the Ice Cream Parlour is only available for rent when using CITY Catering, the City of Burnaby’s catering service.

Evening events present an array of tantalizing buffet options.

Pasta Dinner
($49.75 per person, minimum 20 guests)

Choice of one salad:

  • Signature mixed greens
  • Caesar
  • Thai noodle
  • Spicy noodle
  • Kale
  • Tomato & bocconcini

Choice of two penne pasta dishes:

  • Marinara with grilled vegetables
  • Creamy Alfredo
  • Sundried tomato, garlic & spinach
  • Wild mushroom & leek
  • Creamy pesto
  • Bolognese

*Add chicken or meatballs to any of the above for $7.50 per person

Lasagna:

  • Meat lasagna
  • Vegetarian lasagna

The Grand Dinner 
($76 per person, minimum 30 guests)

Choice of one salad:

  • Signature mixed greens
  • Caesar
  • Thai noodle
  • Potato
  • Spicy noodle
  • Kale
  • Tomato & bocconcini

Choice of one penne pasta dish:

  • Marinara with grilled vegetables
  • Creamy Alfredo
  • Sundried tomato, garlic & spinach
  • Wild mushroom & leek sauce
  • Creamy pesto
  • Bolognese

Choice of two entrées:

  • Mai’s butter chicken
  • Chicken in creamy marsala sauce with wild mushroom
  • Chicken in creamy tarragon sauce with wild mushroom
  • Chicken with sundried tomato, feta & olives
  • Salmon in creamy white wine sauce with capers & dill
  • Salmon in lemon dill sauce
  • Salmon in maple soy sauce
  • Salmon in zesty orange ginger sauce
  • Chef-carved beef with au jus, horseradish & Dijon mustard

Accompaniments & More:

  • Assorted artisan rolls and butter
  • Seasonal steamed vegetables
  • Choice of potato: herb-roasted or garlic mashed
  • Rice (matched with appropriate entrées)
  • Imported and domestic cheese board
  • Vegetables and dip
  • Chef’s selection of desserts
  • Premium coffee, assorted tea and ice water

Additional menu items:

  • Add a salad – $5 per person
  • Add a pasta dish – $6 per person
  • Add a protein – $10 per person 

*Prices are subject to applicable taxes.

CITY Catering presents an extensive catering menu for an all-day corporate meeting at the charming Ice Cream Parlour.  

The Ice Cream Parlour accommodates 60 guests for events and 75 guests for a cocktail-style reception. A 4-hour rental is $325.13, while each additional hour is $37.41 (not including taxes, liability insurance, damage deposit, catering and other fees).  Please note the Ice Cream Parlour is only available for rent when using CITY Catering, the City of Burnaby’s catering service.

All-Day Meeting Package
(Minimum 20 guests, $42 per person)

*Includes premium coffee, assorted tea and ice water all day.

Breakfast

  • Assorted mini baked goods
  • Fresh fruit platter
  • Choice of two: apple, cranberry or orange juice

Select one of two lunch options

Option 1: Pasta Lunch

  • Choice of one: signature mixed greens or Caesar salad
  • Meat lasagna
  • Vegetarian lasagna
  • Chef’s selection of desserts

Option 2: Estate Lunch

  • Signature mixed green salad
  • Assorted sandwiches and wraps
  • Chef’s selection of desserts

Afternoon Break

  • Assorted freshly-baked cookies

Additional menu items:

  • Chef-inspired soup – $3.25 per person
  • Assorted yogurt – $2 per person

Additional beverage items:

  • Assorted bottled juices – $3.25 per person
  • Assorted canned pops – $2.50 per person

*Prices are subject to applicable taxes.

CITY Catering’s seasonal and special holiday menus are perfect for your next Christmas-time get together – whether it’s a corporate event or a celebratory gathering with family and friends.  With several inspired menus to choose from, holiday shopping has never been easier. 

The Ice Cream Parlour accommodates 60 guests for events and 75 guests for a cocktail-style reception. 

A 4-hour rental is $325.13, while each additional hour is $37.41 (not including taxes, liability insurance, damage deposit, catering and other fees).  Please note the Ice Cream Parlour is only available for rent when using CITY Catering, the City of Burnaby’s catering service. 

Elves’ Luncheon 
(Minimum 15 guests, $25 per person)

  • Chef-inspired vegetarian soup 
  • Hot turkey croissants with cranberry sauce 
  • Mincemeat tarts and Christmas shortbread 
  • Hot apple cider 
  • Premium coffee and assorted teas 

Santa’s Dinner 
(Minimum 15 guests, $43.50 per person) 

  • Mixed green salad, toasted walnuts and raspberry vinaigrette 
  • Traditional roast turkey 
  • Garlic mashed potatoes with gravy 
  • Seasonal vegetables 
  • Old-fashioned stuffing 
  • Cranberry sauce 
  • Dinner rolls with butter 
  • Mincemeat tarts and Christmas cookies 
  • Hot apple cider 
  • Premium coffee and assorted teas  

Deck the Halls Buffet 
(Minimum 15 guests, $48 per person)

  • Mixed green salad, toasted walnuts and raspberry vinaigrette 
  • Caesar Salad 
  • Traditional roast turkey 
  • Garlic mashed potatoes with gravy 
  • Seasonal vegetables 
  • Old-fashioned stuffing 
  • Cranberry sauce 
  • Dinner rolls with butter 
  • Assorted desserts 
  • Mincemeat tarts and Christmas cookies 
  • Hot apple cider 
  • Premium coffee and assorted teas 


Additional Menu Items:
Vegetarian pasta – $6 per person  
Baked sliced ham – $15 per person 
Chef-carved beef – $15 per person   

*Prices are subject to applicable taxes.

Along with a host of packages, CITY Catering offers additional services to help make your event extra special and hassle-free:

  • White linens – $10 each
  • China Service – $10 per person
  • Banquet labour, including extra set-up and take-down services for your event – $30/hour per staff member.
  • Bar supplies, including glassware and garnishes such as wedges of lemon and lime, olives, ice and other cocktail accompaniments – $250 per set up
  • Bar labour (bartender services) – $30/hour per staff member
  • Bar package, including bar set up, supplies (e.g. glassware and garnishes such as wedges of lemon and lime, olives, ice, etc.) and bartender services for up to a maximum of 6 hours – $475/package