At Richard’s, we understand that hosting large parties is an art that goes beyond delicious food and a welcoming ambiance. It’s about creating an unforgettable experience for your guests. In this guide, we explore the secrets to planning your event, ensuring that every gathering at Richard’s is a celebration to remember. Our Catering Sales Manager, Martine Bennett, and Banquet Manger, Matthew Varbel, have years of experience putting together events of every size and purpose.

  1. Personalized Menus for Every Occasion: At Richard’s, we believe in the power of customization. Work closely with our culinary experts to curate a personalized menu tailored to the theme and preferences of your event. Whether it’s an intimate family reunion or a corporate banquet, our Chef Richard Langston will craft a culinary experience that caters to diverse tastes.
  2. Seating Arrangements: Thoughtful seating arrangements can significantly enhance the dynamics of a group dining event. Consider the nature of your gathering – is it a casual celebration or a formal affair? Social event or business meeting with speakers and PowerPoint presentations? Our team at Richard’s can assist you in arranging seating that fosters a comfortable and enjoyable atmosphere for all attendees.
  3. Timing Is Everything: Timing plays a crucial role in group dining, and we can help with your timeline to ensure that courses are served at a pace that allows for lively conversation without feeling rushed. From cocktails to appetizers to main course to dessert, we’ll orchestrate a seamless dining experience that keeps the energy high throughout the event.
  4. Accommodating Dietary Preferences: Richard’s takes pride in accommodating various dietary preferences and restrictions. From vegetarian options to allergy-sensitive dishes, our chefs excel in creating a menu that caters to everyone in your party. Let us know about any special requirements, and we’ll ensure every guest leaves satisfied.
  5. Professional Service with a Personal Touch: Our service goes beyond merely delivering plates to the table. Richard’s is dedicated to providing professional yet personalized service. Our attentive staff will be on hand to assist with any requests, ensuring that your guests feel well taken care of throughout the dining experience.
  6. A Toast to Celebrations: Raise a glass to the success of your event with our expertly crafted beverage options by our experienced team of bartenders. From signature cocktails to an extensive wine selection, our bar team will work with you to create a beverage menu that complements the flavors of the meal and adds an extra layer of celebration.

At Richard’s, we believe that hosting large parties is an art that requires attention to detail and a passion for creating memorable moments. From the initial consultation to the final toast, our team is dedicated to ensuring that your group dining experience exceeds expectations. Let Richard’s be the canvas for your next celebration, where exceptional food, impeccable service, and a welcoming atmosphere come together to create unforgettable memories.

For more information, contact Martine Bennett at 208-901-6058 or Catering menus, photos and more information is available online at