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
Big Y Quick, Easy Meals Just Like Mom's Salads…
Fresh Deli Salads Just like Mom makes at home with the highest quality ingredients!
Egg & Potato Salad
or… Choose from a variety of new salads, freshly made for Big Y using the highest quality ingredients
Signature Creamy Dill Red Skin Potato Salad
An elevated twist on a classic potato salad, with diced red skin potatoes, crunchy celery, sliced scallions and fresh herbaceous dill in a light creamy dressing.
Summer Pasta Salad
A light and elegant pasta salad with fusilli pasta mixed with diced English cucumbers, fresh tomatoes, crisp red radish and fresh Italian parsley in a light lemon and extra virgin olive oil dressing.
Signature Macaroni Salad
A classic salad with jumbo elbow macaroni, crisp diced carrots, crunchy celery and Italian parsley mixed with a creamy dressing.
Tortellini Pasta Salad with Mozzarella
A delicious Mediterranean inspired pasta salad with artisanal cheese tortellini, fresh mozzarella cheese, roasted marinated Roma tomatoes mixed together with a bold sherry vinegar, extra virgin olive oil and oregano dressing.
Chicken Tikka Masala Salad
12 oz, An inspired twist on a classic dish. Penne pasta mixed with julienned crispy green kale, smokey roasted red peppers, thinly sliced scallions in a bold flavored tikka masala dressing.
Pad Thai Noodle Salad
12 oz, A bold flavorful salad comprised of Asian style noodles with crispy cabbage, crunchy carrots, julienne red bell peppers, scallions and cilantro tossed with an umami rich miso vinaigrette.
Loaded Cauliflower Salad
12 oz, A delicious salad comprised of cauliflower florets, smokey crumbled bacon, crispy scallions and fresh parsley tossed with a rich creamy dressing.
Sesame Noodle Salad
12 oz, Thick noodles mixed with julienne zucchini, toasted sesame oil, thin sliced scallions, fresh cilantro, sesame seeds and red chiles tossed with a creamy peanut dressing.
Grilling Recipes Perfect for Summer
Delicious Deli Platters for Your Party Needs
Click here to view our brochure. Call your local Big Y to place your order!
Everyday Cheese Platter
A delectable and delicious spread of nibble-ready delights.
Large Deli Platter
All the classics you need to delight your guests.
Just Like Mom's Salad Platter
A mouthwatering assortment of our Just Like Mom’s homestyle salads.
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.
Italian Sampler Platter
When you want a little taste of Italy, this platter fits the bill.
All American Platter
A patriotic pairing of hearty American favorites.
A colorful arrangement of Italian meats, cheeses and antipasto items.
Cheese Boards, Perfect for Any Party
Cheese Cube Board
Perfect for light snacking — all you need are toothpicks!
Every Day Cheese Board
This cheese board, featuring the classics, is a party staple.
Cheese Merchant Board
Selected by our cheese merchants to delight and surprise your palate.
Imported Cheese Board
Adventure awaits your taste buds with this perfectly paired platter.
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 Produce department.
48 oz. A bountiful harvest of the crispiest, freshest vegetables, artfully arranged to be a beautiful focal point for your table.
Fresh Fruit Platter
64 oz. A beautiful arrangement of the season's best, freshest fruit.
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
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.
Are you craving fried seafood, but you don't have time to cook? Don't worry. The Big Y seafood department has the best fish and chips—ever. Choose from fresh wild-caught, skinless haddock fillets, shrimp, bay or sea scallops, clam strips and more. All are made to order 7 days a week and prepared with canola oil with zero grams trans fats. Pick a side of onion rings or French fries. Take one bite, and you're hooked!
Click Here to View Our Fish & Chips & Other Fare Menu!
Fish & Chips
Made fresh to order 7 days a week using fresh, never frozen, haddock!
Scallops & Chips
Includes French Fries, Coleslaw and Condiments, Cooked Fresh to Order
Clam Strips & Chips
Includes French Fries, Coleslaw and Condiments, Cooked Fresh to Order
Delicious, Seafood Appetizers and Entrées Perfect for Your Holiday Gathering
Onofrio's Gourmet Seafood Stuffed Mushroom Appetizer Tray
20 oz, Local From New Haven, CT, Great Appetizer for any Celebration!
Oven Ready Shrimp and Scallop Casserole with a Seafood Stuffing
A delicious, easy side dish, just bake and serve.
Perfect Pairings for Your Celebration
Abundant citrus notes on the nose lead to a tasty mouthful of grapefruit, gooseberry, hints of pineapple and a tangy orange/marmalade dance happening on the finish. Well balanced with a nice soft landing. 750 ml.
Les Alliés Chablis
A racy wine, with remarkably complex bouquet and strong mineral notes, suggesting aromas of acacia flowers, lemon and honey. 750 ml.
Technique Russian River Valley Pinot Noir Sonoma County
Aromas of bing cherry, red raspberry, baking spice and subtle vanilla notes. On the palate, flavors are of concentrated red and blue fruit, with a core of cherry and dark raspberry with purple violet floral notes. 750 ml.
Cinta Valdadige Pinot Grigio
Whistle-clean nose that marries the classic pear and apple-like fragrances with elegant hints of floral notes and citrus. The palate, dry on entry, reveals substantial structure and lingering, refreshing tasting intriguing balanced acidity. 750 ml.
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.
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
Fresh American Boneless Lamb Legs
American Lamb is richly marbled, juicy and tender.
It is graded USDA CHOICE and raised on Colorado ranches, free to roam while grazing on natural foliage.
Big Y Premium Local Kielbasa
From Claremont, NH
Big Y Carving Ham
Standing Rib Roast
Add drama to your dinner table with an Angus Beef standing rib roast. Guests will rave about the presentation and love the rich, savory flavor in every slice. Sold by the pound.
Beef Tenderloin — Filet Mignon
Flavorful, tender and juicy, filet mignon is the finest choice of all beef cuts. Trimmed to perfection, this cut of steak makes a mouthwatering centerpiece to any meal. Sold by the pound. Click here to get tips & a great recipe!
Rack of Lamb
Roasted and carved into juicy, decadent chops, this Certified American, Fresh rack of lamb will impress and delight every guest. Sold by the pound.
Checkout our pre-packaged Full Circle Market USDA Choice Angus Beef raised with no antibiotics or added hormones EVER!
Sweet Platters Make the Party!
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!
Stop by to see our talented cake decorators to see their freshly created cakes. From our light and creamy Italian Fruit cake to our decadent Four Times The Chocolate Cake there is surely a cake to complete your next dinner party.
Fruit Topped Cheesecakes
This is the perfect end to any meal! Creamy cheesecake topped with assorted fresh fruit or for a special twist chocolate covered strawberries.
Starting with a flaky crust our Fruit Tart is filled with French Cream then topped with fruits of the season.
Filled Angel Food Cakes
This work of art starts with our Store Made Angel Food Cake then split and filled with Whipped Topping and Strawberry Filling then topped off with more Whipped Topping and Fresh Strawberries. A sure show stopper!
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
- 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!
Dozen Long Stem Roses
Beautifully Hand Tied With Greens Choose From Traditional Red or a Variety of Colors.
Elegantly Wrapped Bouquet of Blooms to Make Your Favorite Graduate Feel Special.
18 Inch Celebrate Any Special Occasion With an Air-Filled or Helium Inflated Balloon..
Big Bunch Bouquet
BIG long lasting bunch of blooms.
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 department in a Big Y near you!