Here at the Vanilla Bean we take great pride in offering fresh flavorful meals. Company coming this weekend? Birthday party for 20? Business meeting for 10-100? We can help!
See something you don’t like? We’ll substitute. Don’t see what you want? We’ll do our best to make it.
We ask that you give us as much notice as possible. We will try to work with you no matter what, but a minimum 2-day notice for meals is preferred. Price quotes do not include tax or gratuity and are subject to change with market fluctuations. Orders may be subject to fees for on-site staff, delivery, and/or other service charges.
We look forward to the opportunity to serve you!
Continental Pastry and Fruit: $6 per person
Egg Bake with ham, peppers onion and cheese: $80 for 20 servings
French Toast: $7 per person
Corn Beef Hash: $8 per person
Add Bacon or Sausage: $3 per person
Classic Buffet $12 per person:
– Eggs, Bacon, Breakfast Potatoes
– Caramel Bread Pudding, Sausage and Fruit
– Apple Fritter French Toast, Bacon and Fruit
Coffee: Air pot $20, 5 gal $75
Juice: $20/gal (apple/orange/cranberry/tomato/pineapple)
Caramel, Cinnamon or Caramel Pecan Rolls: $48 dozen
Lunch Options: (all prices per person)
Basic Box Lunch: $10 (meat and cheese sandwich, chips, cookie and a pickle)
Cranberry Club or Chef Salad Box Lunch: $11
Deli Platter with 3 meats and 2 cheeses, LTO platter, chips, breads and rolls, soup and salad: $13
Half Sandwich and Chicken Wild Rice Soup: $9
Soup per gallon: $60 | Brownies: $25/dz | Cookies: $15/dz
Relish: $60/18” (25 people)
Vegetable Plater: $60 (25 people)
Fruit Plater: $75 (25 people)
Assorted Dessert Bar Plater: $55 (25 people)
Soups: $50 per gallon
Chicken Wild Rice, Wild Rice, Chili, Butternut Squash, Vegetable, Beef Chicken, Noodle, and more!
Italian Buffet – Italian sausage lasagna, Caesar salad, baguettes, brownies: $18
Minnesota Hotdish – Chicken Wild Rice Hotdish, berry salad with dressings, vegetable, brownies: $20
Grill Out – Steak and Chicken Kabobs, Mashed potatoes, garden salad, 2 dressings, cookies: $24
BYOB (build your own buffet) – $22
Salad: Garden, Caesar or Berry Salad
Entrée (1): Ham, Roast Pork, Herb Chicken, Fried Walleye, Beef Shoulder Tender
Sides (2): Vegetable Pasta Salad, Potato Salad, Smoked Corn and Potato Salad, Strawberry Orange Pasta Salad, Wild Rice Fruit Salad, Cole Slaw, Au Gratin Potatoes, Mashed Potatoes, Herb Roasted Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetable, Roasted Root Vegetables, Wild Rice Pilaf
Dessert: Bread Pudding, Brownies, Apple Crisp
Hors de oeuvres (2 pieces per selection)
Pick 2: $12 | Pick 3: $15 | Pick 4: $18 | Pick 5: $20
Ham and Ricotta Puffs
Smoked Salmon Display
Fruit and Cheese Display
Curry Phyllos Cups
Mashed Potato Bar
Tomato Bruschetta on Crostini
Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts
Chicken Salad Phyllo Cups
Cucumber and Whitefish Canapes
Chips and Guacamole
Seven Layer Dip
Loaded Potato Skins
Herb Chicken Bites
Read what our satisfied customers have to say about The Vanilla Bean.
The following are excerpts of praise and comments that we have received about our establishment.
“We have catering needs that require confidence and trust to assure food is prepared and ready for our passengers upon arrival for many special events and VIP’s. I enjoy working with the Vanilla Bean staff, and know that they will deliver as promised with a quality level we are proud to serve our passengers.”
North Shore Scenic Railroad
“We have worked with The Vanilla Bean in multiple ways: boxed lunches for tours as well as catering staff meetings and private events. We couldn’t be happier with their excellent customer service, not to mention the delicious food!”
Chief Financial Manger/Events Coordinator
Castle Danger Brewery
Two Harbors, MN
“Jason and his team at Vanilla Bean do an excellent job of creating quality meals for groups of any size. Our bike and brewery tour guests have commented on the quality of the lunches provided by Vanilla Bean and we plan to continue our collaboration with this wonderful restaurant in Two Harbors.”
The Duluth Experience
Allergy Disclaimer: If you have a food allergy, please alert your server when ordering. Not every ingredient is listed for each menu description. All requests to modify any of our offerings will be politely refused. Thank you!
Gluten-Free Disclaimer: Please keep in mind that any items prepared without gluten products are made in a facility that handles many other wheat products. During normal kitchen operations, there is a possibility for food items to come into contact with wheat gluten/proteins. However unlikely, we are unable to guarantee that any menu item is completely gluten-free.
Gratuity: A 20% Service charge may be added to groups of 8 or more guests