Zehnder's Catering, Frankenmuth, Michigan


Zehnder's had its beginning in the year of 1856 and has enjoyed serving the American public with good food and warm hospitality for over 150 years.† Each year, Zehnder's of Frankenmuth serves approximately one million guests, and can seat up to 1500 people at one time.† These statistics have given us the honor of being "America's Largest Family Restaurant.

The facts speak for themselves.† Zehnder's has over 150 years of experience serving guests, and now we can bring this tradition to you.† Zehnder's is your one-stop caterer.† Along with chicken dinners, we can provide everything from the appetizers and bar to your dinner and dessert!† We can prepare a small buffet for 30 people, or have a steak and rib grill for 500.† Let Zehnder's talented chefs and professional staff help make your special event a memorable one."

Info: 800-863-7999

Catering Menus:
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Drop Off Catering (Minimum 25 Guests)
Food delivered at no charge to your location within a 10 mile radius of Frankenmuth, 11-25 miles - $25 charge, 26-50 miles - $50 charge, over 50 miles there will be a per mile charge. Disposable plastic knives/forks/spoons, heavy paper plates and paper napkins. Food will be dropped off in disposable aluminum containers. Does not include serving utensils, chafing dishes, tables or set-up staff.
Limited Service Catering (Minimum 25 Guests)
Includes services provided with DROP OFF CATERING - PLUS: Serving utensils, chafing dishes and buffet tables for food set-up. Use of portable insulated units to keep hot food hot/cold food cold. One Zehnder staff member will remain to service buffet and refill food, clean up of buffet table and return all Zehnderís chafers, etc. back to restaurant.


$13.95 per person - Drop Off $14.95 per person - Limited
Service Creamy Cabbage Salad
Cheese Tray with Crackers
Vegetable Tray with Ranch Dip
Potato Chips and Dip
Chilled Mayo Potato Salad
Fresh Fruit Bowl
BBQ or Buffalo Chicken Wings
Sliced Ham - Served Hot or Cold - Your Choice
Meatballs in Brown Mushroom Gravy or Smoked
Fresh Bratwurst in Sauerkraut Rye/White Bread Tray with Butter

$12.50 per person - Drop Off $13.50 per person - Limited Service
Sliced Swiss and American Cheese
Cold Meat Tray - Sliced Ham and Turkey Breast Rye
Wheat and White Kaiser Rolls
Chicken Macaroni Salad
Creamy Cabbage Salad
Sliced Tomato and Onion Tray with Leaf Lettuce
Assorted Sandwich Condiments
Relish Tray
Potato Chips and Dip

$9.50 per person - Drop Off $10.50 per person - Limited Service
Sliced Ham or Turkey Breast Piled High on a Buttery Croissant and Served with Leaf Lettuce
Potato Chips
Dill Pickle Spears
Chocolate Chip Cookies

$11.95 per person - Drop Off $12.95 per person - Limited Service
Creamy Cabbage Salad
Cheese Tray or Relish Tray
White and Rye Bread Tray with Butter
Mashed Potatoes with Gravy
Buttered Corn or Green Beans
Buttered Egg Noodles
Zehnderís Fried or Baked Chicken
Sliced Ham - Served Hot or Cold - Your Choice

$9.95 per person - Drop Off $10.95 per person - Limited Service
Our Deluxe Sub Sandwiches on Your Choice of Rye, Whole Wheat or White Freshly Baked Loaves
Includes American and Swiss Cheese
Sliced Ham and Turkey Breast
Dill Pickle Chips, Ripe Tomato Slices, Leaf Lettuce, Red Onion Slices (six inches of sub per person - cut into 3íí sections) Mayo, Yellow and Stone Ground Brown Mustard
Potato Chips and Dip
Creamy Cabbage Salad
Double Fudge Brownies

Price $16.95 per person
Minimum 25 people (within 10-mile radius of Zehnderís)
Minimum 50 people (outside 10-mile radius)

Salads - choose two: Cabbage Salad Tossed Salad
Italian Pasta Salad
Four Bean Salad
Mayo Potato Salad
Chilled Chicken and Pasta
Vegetables - choose one: Buttered Green Beans
Buttered Corn Peas and Mushroom Peas and Carrots
Baked Blue Hubbard Squash (Oct. /Nov. /Dec.)
Starches - choose two: Mashed Potatoes with Gravy Au Gratin Potatoes
Rice Pilaf Dressing with Gravy Buttered Noodles and Baked Beans
Entrees - choose two: Zehnderís Fried Chicken
Zehnderís Baked Chicken
Sliced Top Round of Roast Beef
Brown Mushroom Meatballs
Swedish Meatballs
Sliced Baked Ham
Boneless Pork Loin with Gravy Breads - choose one: White/Rye Bread Tray Potato and other Assorted Dinner Rolls
Beverages - choose two: Lemonade Coffee Iced Tea
Dessert - choose one: Fudge Brownies Frosted Sheet Cake (White or Chocolate) Chocolate Chip Cookies

Premium choices $.50 additional cost per person
Salad - Caesar Salad
Fresh Fruit Salad
Broccoli Cheddar Salad
Michigan Dry Cherry Salad
Red Skin Potato Salad
Cucumber/Tomato Salad
Vegetables - Green Bean with Mushroom Casserole
Green Beans Amandine
Starches - Pan Roasted Baby Potatoes
Steamed Red Skin Potatoes
Vegetable Prima Vera
Wild Rice Pilaf German Potato Salad
Entrees - Roast Top Sirloin
Pork Spare Ribs
Seafood Prima Vera
Grilled Salmon on Bed of Spinach
Stuffed Chicken Breast
Ground Beef or Vegetable Lasagna
Swiss Steak
Breads - Garlic Bread, Corn Muffins

Buffet and cake tables covered with linen, and decorated with skirting. Uniformed staff will be on premises to set-up, maintain and clean up buffet. Chafing dishes provided to maintain hot foods and will be continually replenished by staff. Salads and side dishes will be displayed and kept chilled. Chinet disposable dinner and salad plates are provided with the buffet along with plastic fork/knife/spoon, paper dinner napkins and foam cups. Dessert plates are provided if menu requires. See ďChina PackagesĒ for pricing of china and silver settings. Salt & pepper shakers, cream and sugar will be provided. For your convenience, menu prices include sales tax and server gratuity.

$6.00 per person. China dinner and salad plates placed at buffet stations. Water glasses, Coffee cups and saucers, Stainless flatware, Linen napkins & Linen tablecloths for buffet tables.

Waterpark Hours Vary. Please check the Waterpark Schedule for Hours.

Zehnder's of Frankenmuth brochure

Zehnder's of Frankenmuth