LaRosa Marketplace and Catering

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8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturday -Closed (except for catering)


Italian Catering for Your Next Event

Make your next event a memorable one with Italian catering from LaRosa Marketplace and Catering in Hartford, Connecticut. We've been providing distinctive Italian cuisine for decades, through four generations of our family. We combine home-style cooking and convenience for a wide range of occasions, including:

  • Corporate Functions
  • Office Holiday Parties
  • Cocktail Parties
  • Receptions
  • Graduations
  • Weddings
  • Birthdays
  • Anniversaries

Please note: A minimum of 72 hours' notice is required for all deliveries. Delivery charges are based on the location of functions. A la carte items are priced per person with a minimum of 15 people.

All prices and items are subject to change without notice, and plates and flatware are not included in our prices.

Breakfast (20-Person Minimum)

Continental Includes an assortment of muffins, bagels, and pastries served with butter and jams and accompanied by locally roasted coffee (regular and decaf) and premium tea served with cream and sweeteners $6.50
Assorted Pastry Items Includes an assortment of seasonal mini scones, muffins, pastries, and Danishes, served with an assortment of jellies and butter $3.50
Bagels and Cream Cheese Flavors may include the following:
  • Plain
  • Poppy Seed
  • Sesame Seed
  • Everything
  • Cinnamon Raisin
  • Pumpernickel
  • Blueberry
  • Wheat
Assorted Yogurts   $1.50
Fruit Salad Only the freshest seasonal fruits available in the market – enjoy fresh pineapple, honeydew, cantaloupe, red grapes, and fresh seasonal berries $45.00 (Feeds 15)
Scrambled Eggs Farm-fresh eggs $3.00
Bacon   $2.00
Italian Breakfast Sausage Our famous sausage patties $2.50
Home Fries Boiled potatoes, seasoned, and crisped up on the grill $2.00
Breakfast Sandwiches Freshly baked Portuguese roll, 2 farm-fresh eggs, cheese, and your choice of ham, bacon, or sausage $4.50
Stuffed French Toast Half pan that feeds up to 15 $55.00
Full pan that feeds up to 30 $100.00
($3.50 per person)


Garden $2.50
Caesar $3.00
Greek $3.00
Antipasto $3.50
Sicilian Orange $3.00
Caprese $3.00
Field greens with apple, walnuts & dried cranberries $3.00
Field greens with shaved fennel and oranges $3.00

Mixed Salads

Coleslaw $2.00
Tortellini Salad $3.50
Pasta Salad $2.50
Macaroni Salad $2.00
Potato Salad $2.00

Party Platters

Standard Deli Tray Ham, turkey, roast beef, Genoa salami, American and provolone cheese with olives in the center $4.00
Deluxe Deli Tray Prosciutto, soppressata, capicola, provolone cheese, swiss cheese topped with olives, salad center $6.50
Vegetable Platter Celery, carrots, and cucumber with dill dip $3.00
Cheese Platter Assortment of quality cheese served with crackers $4.00
Fruit Platter Seasonal fruit $3.50
Antipasto Platter Assorted olives, roasted peppers, marinated mushrooms, artichokes, cheese, salami, etc. $4.50
Caprese Platter Tomato, fresh mozzarella, and basil $4.00
Assorted Finger Sandwiches Ham salad, chicken salad, tuna salad, etc. $3.50
Super-Sized Grinders 3-, 4-, and 6-foot standard cold cuts $20.00 per foot
Substitute with specialty meats (prosciutto, soppressata, etc.) $22.50 per foot



Beef bracioli (2) $4.50
Roast beef $3.50
Beef cutlets $3.50
Meatballs in sauce $3.50


Veal Marsala $12.00
Veal piccata $12.00
Veal parmigiana $12.00
Veal cutlet $12.00


Porketta $3.00
Fennel-crusted pork loin $3.50
Boneless stuffed pork loin $4.00
Pork tenderloin $4.50
Italian sausage with roasted peppers and onions $3.50
Glazed ham $3.00


Lemon herb chicken (bone in) $4.00
Chicken piccata/Marsala/parmigiana $5.50
Chicken cacciatore (bone in) $4.50
Chicken stemperata (bone in) $4.50
Boneless stuffed chicken breast with spinach and cheese $5.50
Chicken breast topped w/ sautéed onions, mushrooms & Swiss cheese $5.50

Vegetable & Sides

Eggplant parmigiana $40.00 (9" x 13" tray)
Eggplant rollatini (ricotta or prosciutto/cheese filling) Chicken piccata/Marsala/parmigiana $45.00 (9" x 13" tray)
Tortino di melanzane (eggplant torte) $55.00 (large, 25-30 servings) / $45.00 (small, 10-15 servings)
String beans, potato, and fresh mozzarella $3.50
String beans w/ garlic, red crushed pepper, mint $3.00
Oven roasted potatoes with rosemary $2.00
Mashed potatoes $2.50
Zucchini and summer squash medley $3.00
Roasted mixed vegetables $3.00
Sautéed broccoli rabe and sundried tomatoes with Kalamata olives $3.50
Sautéed spinach and toasted pignoli nuts $3.00
Glazed carrots $2.00
Roasted butternut squash $2.00
Roasted peppers $2.50
Rice pilaf $2.50
Spanish rice $2.50
Orzo pasta salad $2.50


Choose your cut; minimum of 10 people. Prices listed are per person.

Fresh tomato and basil $2.00
Aglia olio (garlic, and oil) $2.00
Sun dried tomato with broccoli $2.50 / $3.00 with chicken
Bolognese sauce (meat sauce) $2.50
All' Amatriciana $2.00
Putanesca $2.50
Roasted tomato sauce $2.00
Primavera $2.50
Broccoli rabe with roasted tomatoes $3.00
Macaroni and cheese $3.50

Lasagna & Stuffed Pastas

Prices listed are for 9" x 13" trays, but larger sizes are also available.

Cheese lasagna $40.00
Meat & cheese lasagna $45.00
Chicken/ spinach (tomato or béchamel sauce) $45.00
Vegetable lasagna $45.00
Ricotta-stuffed shells $40.00
Spinach, sausage, and ricotta-stuffed shells $45.00
Cheese ravioli $35.00 or $3.50 per person (3pc)
Cheese tortellini $35.00 or $3.50 per person (3pc)
Manicotti $40.00 (2pc)


All delivery and setup is available on orders of $100 or more. Please note that we normally have a 25-person minimum on buffets, but it is also available for smaller amounts at an additional cost. Buffet items can be substituted for items of your choice. However, it does change the pricing. Plates, flatware, serving utensils and chafing dishes are also available upon request for an additional cost.

Informal Buffet Penne pasta with your choice of sauce
Italian sausage with peppers
Meatballs in sauce
Roasted vegetables
Tossed salad
Rolls and butter
$13.95 per person
Deluxe Buffet Penne with your choice of sauce
Choice of 2 meat dishes
Oven roasted chicken bone in (add $1.50per person for boneless)
Italian meatballs in sauce
Swedish meatballs
Sausage and peppers
Glazed Virginia baked ham
Cold cut platter with oven-roasted turkey and homemade roast beef
Imported ham, American and provolone cheese
Roasted vegetables
Roasted rosemary potatoes
Tossed salad
Rolls and butter
$16.95 per person