Holiday Entertaining & Catering
All of life’s celebrations, from the everyday to the extraordinary, deserve something special. At Big Y, when you’re ready to put together your next party, we are here to help make it happen.
Serving Tips: How much will I need?
Appetizers: 4 to 6 bites per person, per hour if it's an appetizer-only party; 6 bites total if they are pre-meal hors d'oeuvres
Cheese, Dips and Spreads: 2 to 4 ounces per person
Salads: 1 to 1 1/2 cups per person
Sides: 4 to 6 ounces per side, per person
Main Course: 6 to 8 ounces per person for lunch; 8 to 10 for dinner
Potatoes/Rice/Stuffing: 4 to 8 ounces per person
Desserts: 1 to 2 pieces per person; if you're offering mini-desserts, plan for at least 3 per person
Drinks: estimate 4 to 5 servings per bottle of wine; for 12-ounce beers, plan for 1-2 per person, per hour
Delicious Deli Platters for Your Holiday Party Needs
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Everyday Cheese Platter
A delectable and delicious spread of nibble-ready delights. Serves 15.
Large Deli Platter
All the classics you need to delight your guests. Serves 20.
Just Like Mom's Salad Platter
A mouthwatering assortment of our Just Like Mom’s homestyle salads. Serves 15.
Finger Sandwich Platter
A made-to-order assortment of tasty finger sandwiches filled with our favorites and ready to go. Mix and match with your choice of Tuna, Chicken, Ham or Egg Salad, all on finger rolls. Serves 15.
Italian Sampler Platter
When you want a little taste of Italy, this platter fits the bill. Serves 15.
All American Platter
A patriotic pairing of hearty American favorites. Serves 20.
A colorful arrangement of Italian meats, cheeses and antipasto items. Serves 12.
Cheese Boards, Perfect for Your Party
Cheese Cube Board
Perfect for light snacking — all you need are toothpicks! Serves 4.
Every Day Cheese Board
This cheese board, featuring the classics, is a party staple. Serves 4.
Cheese Merchant Board
Selected by our cheese merchants to delight and surprise your palate. Serves 4.
Imported Cheese Board
Adventure awaits your taste buds with this perfectly paired platter. Serves 4-6.
Perfect for Your Celebrations!
Culinary Tours Specialty Cheese and Charcuterie
Create a bright, beautiful cheese board at a moment's notice with Culinary Tours Specialty Cheeses & Charcuterie. From bold blue cheese to hand-trimmed pork with authentic blends of spices, your guests will eat up the enticing variety. Get carried away. Pick up Culinary Tours Specialty Cheeses and Charcuterie today!
Produce Platters Perfect for Your Party!
The freshest Produce platters available, made with only premium ingredients for all your celebrations.
Shopping made easy, all of our platters are made with re-sealable containers for your convenience and located in our "platter central" destination in our Produce department.
A bountiful harvest of the crispiest, freshest vegetables, artfully arranged to be a beautiful focal point for your table. We have 4 sizes of Vegetable Platters available daily for every size celebration.
Fresh Fruit Platter
A beautiful arrangement of the season’s best, freshest fruit with your choice of cream cheese or chocolate dip. We have 6 sizes of Fruit Platters available daily to meet your every need.
Delight Your Guests with Our Sensational Seafood
If you want to experience the freshest, highest-quality seafood, you can take to the cold waters — or just visit your local Big Y. For more than 20 years, we have partnered with North Coast Seafoods to bring you some of the world’s best seafood, fresh from the Atlantic to your table.
Naked Shrimp Platter
Certified sustainable, naturally delicious Naked Shrimp! We call them naked because there are no antibiotics, phosphates or preservatives, so all you get is shrimp with just a sprinkle of sea salt. 26 to 30 Count
Trained and certified sushi chefs make our sushi fresh in-store daily. Call ahead for a customized sushi platter for your special occasion.
Boat Load of Shrimp
80 Pieces of Fried Shrimp. Cooked Fresh to Order, 7 Days a Week. Available in Most Stores
Heat & Serve Holiday Casseroles
Take the night off from cooking with our oven-ready seafood casseroles!
Shrimp & Scallop Casseroles
Topped with Fresh Seafood Stuffing from our local partner, Onofrio’s out of New Haven, CT
White Cheddar Lobster Mac & Cheese
Made with Maine Lobster Meat!
Simple restaurant quality recipes for the home chef with cooking tips included.
Learn all the pro tips from our local partner North Coasts' own Chef Andrew.
Platters for Your Party Made Fresh in Our Sandwich Shop
Choose from an assortment of our signature wraps, made fresh daily with your choice of Tuna Salad, Chicken Salad, Turkey, Roast Beef or Ham. Small: 10 sandwiches; serves 8 to 10. Large: 20 sandwiches; serves 16 to 20.
French Bread Sandwich Platter
Choose from Ham, Turkey, Tuna, Roast Beef or Italian. Includes Your Choice of Cheese, Condiments and Veggies. Serves 20.
Quick, Easy Family Sized Entrees
The Perfect Entrees for Cool Fall Evenings, featuring family favorites such as Lasagna, Stuffed Shells and Meatballs in Sauce. They come in an oven- and microwave-safe containers that are ready to heat & serve.
Meatballs in Sauce
Hand-Tossed Store-Made Pizza
Nobody does pizza like Big Y. Our dough is made fresh daily, hand-tossed and topped with our authentic Italian sauce, your choice of the freshest, finest toppings. Check out amazing flavor combinations like Mozzarella Margarita, Cheeseburger, and Chicken Bacon Ranch.
Available in individual slices, 18-inch large or 40-piece party size.
Fresh, Made-to-Order Subs
Satisfy any craving with a made-to-order sub on a white, wheat, Everything or hard French Roll. Choose from a wide variety of fresh meats and cheeses; then pile it high with veggies and your favorite condiments on a 6”, 12” or 30” sub!
Can’t make it out to the store? Order a pizza, sub or wings from DoorDash!
Chicken Wings & Boneless Tenders
Our Chicken Wings are fully cooked, so you can just take home, heat and serve. Choose from Plain, Barbecue, Buffalo or Teriyaki. Sold by the pound.
Our Boneless Tenders come in these tasty flavors: Plain, Teriyaki, Barbecue or Spicy Buffalo. Pick them up hot and ready to eat or cold and ready to heat up. Sold by the pound.
Impress with Our Superior Meats
Holiday Rib Roast
A rib roast is a wonderful centerpiece for any special gathering or celebration. Impress your guests with this simple, yet elegant roast recipe. Sold by the pound.
Sirloin Spoon Roast
An Angus Beef spoon roast is the ultimate in comfort food. This cut becomes so tender and flavorful when slow cooked that you can eat it with a spoon. Sold by the pound.
Fresh or Frozen Turkeys
All sizes and numerous brands available. A great way to entertain your family and friends on that special holiday. Sold by the pound.
Spiral or Boneless Hams
A Spiral Ham, Boneless or Bone-In, is the ultimate eating experience when making a ham for your Holiday entertaining . It is pre-sliced, no need to carve. Just bake and serve. Sold by the pound.
Sweet Platters Make the Party!
24 Count Cupcake Platter
Add a pop of color to your next gathering with this crowd pleaser of cupcakes decorated for the season
Cake & Cupcake Tray
Great centerpiece for your holiday gathering. A seasonally decorated cake surrounded by frosted cupcakes.
7 Count Pull-A-Part Cupcakes
Having a smaller gathering? This is a perfect fit. Seasonally decorated cupcakes that is just enough to share.
Gourmet Brownie Platter
15 decadent Gourmet Brownies will make any chocolate lover's dream come true.
Sweet Tooth Platter
Satisfy everyone’s sweet tooth with our freshly made assortment of Brownies, Mini Éclairs and Mini Cupcakes. Serves 20 to 25.
The Best Breads for Any Celebration
Full Circle Market Artisan Breads
Full Circle Market honors the old-world tradition of bakers to ensure that all of their artisan breads are made using only quality ingredients and baked in small batches. They produce the highest quality artisan breads available that complement every meal from sandwiches and appetizers to soups and stews.
From the Big Y Signature Collection, Snowflake Rolls are made from scratch right here in the Big Y Kitchen. Every bag you pick up will be freshly baked that same day for ultimate freshness! These light, fluffy rolls make a great sandwich roll or pile them high in a basket to serve with dinner! Pick up a bag of 8 today!
Don't Forget the Desserts
Select from delicious cakes like our Italian Fruit Cake and 4 Times the Chocolate Cake!
Have a special occasion coming up? Look no further than your local Big Y to fulfill your special cake order. Order any of our skillfully decorated cakes from our bakery case – from birthdays to anniversaries, baby showers and gender reveal cakes, we’ve got you covered! To really make this custom for you, we can create custom cakes with printable images, or decopac cakes that include a background and figurines.
Let our Bakery Team help with your selection to satisfy everyone's sweet tooth. Try our 3 size varieties: Decadent Bites, Just Enough and Perfectly Shareable!
Signature European Layer Cake
These elegant and delicious cakes make a delectable centerpiece for any dessert table. Choose from Strawberry, Tuxedo Truffle and more! Small: serves 8 to 10. Large: serves 25 to 30.
Lyman Orchards Pie
Each pie is handcrafted with the finest ingredients from an eight-generations-old family recipe from Lyman Orchards in Middlefield, CT. Choose from Apple, Apple Crumb, Blueberry or Strawberry Rhubarb. We also carry a full line of 6-inch Lyman Orchards Pies. A perfect treat for four!
Hand Crafted Cakes
Visit http://bit.ly/bigycakes to see a wide variety of cake design offerings. Stop by any Big Y to place your order!
Pick Your Size
- 7" Round Single - Serves 6 to 8
- 7" Round Double - Serves 8 to 10
- 1/4 Sheet Cake - Serves 12 to 15
- 1/2 Sheet Cake - Serves 24 to 30
- Full Sheet Cake - Serves 60 to 70
Pick Your Cake
Pick Your Filling
- Traditional Sweet
- Chocolate Traditional
- Vanilla Whipped
- Raspberry Filling
- Bavarian Créme
- Blueberry Filling
- Strawberry FIlling
- Lemon Filling
Pick Your Frosting
- Traditional Sweet
- Chocolate Buttercream
- Vanilla Whipped
- Whipped Cream
- Chocolate Bettercreme
- Cream Cheese
Pick Your Color
- Royal Blue
- Pastel Blue
- Rose PInk
- Shamrock Green
- Bold Green
- Pastel Yellow
- Vibrant Pink
Photos and decorative kits are available at an additional charge.
Fantastic Floral Finishes Complete a Great Celebration
Holiday celebrations big & small - We have everything you need to make your holiday bloom with seasonal floral arrangements and gifts!
Premium Roses & Mixed Bouquets
Premium flowers designed to show current floral trends.
Dress up your holiday dinner with a festive holiday centerpiece or gift to someone to treasure.
Custom Floral Arrangement
Our florists design customizable floral arrangements for your special occasion. You won't find them anywhere else.
Enhance your celebration with a holiday balloon bouquet.
Skilled Cake Decorators
Our World Class Cake Decorators are willing and ready to design your perfect cake for any special occasion. From Photo Cakes to Specialty Cakes, we are sure to have something that fits every occasion!
Our Skilled Cheese Merchants
Our trained Cheese Merchants are here to help you make the perfect selections for any occasion - even a la carte cheese and charcuterie boards.
Brighten a loved one’s day with a unique, fresh floral arrangement created by our florists. Whether it’s a birthday celebration, an anniversary or just because, we have you covered for any occasion. Our florists can help design floral arrangements that you cannot find anywhere else.
Our Trained Butchers
Our skilled, trained butchers are happy to cut your special order, give you tips to prepare your meal, and provide recipes for every occasion.
No Celebration is Complete without Our...
Party Power Pack
The perfect option for a Sunday afternoon kick off! The meal packs a game day punch with 3 lbs of our Fresh Fried and Sauced Tenders, a one Topping Party Pizza and 2-30" Super Subs!
Crav’n Flavor Crackers, Apps and more!
Satisfy your craving with Crav’n Flavor! From cookies and crackers to frozen pizzas and ready-to-cook appetizers, we’ve got you covered any night of the week!
Celebrate the most special days with a seasonal bouquet of blooms or customized floral arrangement created by our skilled florists. Bring beauty this season to your home with our vast assortment of potted plants, flowering plants and outdoor garden plants. Planning an event? We have you covered from arrangements to balloons, corsages and boutonnieres! Stop by and meet with your local floral expert for your next event!
Beer, Wine and Liquor
Discover our incredible variety of wine, beer and spirits — the best in New England. We can help you choose the beverages that will perfectly complement your meal. Visit tableandvine.com or download the Table & Vine App to order online from our West Springfield, MA flagship location.
Click here to find a Table & Vine location in a Big Y near you!