Grant Park Provisions

Personal Chef - Catering

"I am always researching new recipes and cooking techniques as it is not only my vocation, it is my passion.  I decided to share my love of food and founded Grant Park Provisions". - Gail Henry, Chef, GPP.

We want to cater your parties.

We have worked in the food business for more than 20 years and we put our skills, along with our passion for food, to work for the pleasure of your belly.  We believe that great food should always be fresh, tasty and beautiful.  Our selection of sumptuous-tasting (and looking) hors d’oevre, entrees, soups, salads, snacks and desserts are chock full of the best our local markets have to offer each week.

Our company has a crew of many talents. Beyond catering and serving at your parties, we also offer holiday meal delivery, as well as simple meal delivery of parties of 10 or more people. Call us for your food needs and let us make your life easier.

We here at Grant Park Provisions also know that there are those last-minute dinner parties your spouse/boss/friend, etc. has sprung on you.  With a few hours’ notice, we will be happy to help with such a feat.

Grant Park Provisions offers gracious, honest, and reliable service along with its delicious food. We would love to talk to you about your upcoming event. Let us help you make it unforgettable!

For bookings and information call 404 313 3019 or email: To get you started here are some sample menu ideas:

Sample Catering Menus

Hors d’oeuvres

Seared Tenderloin with Horseradish Sauce
Includes Sour Cream.

Gingered Crab Cakes
Includes olive oil, onion, red bell pepper, scallion, organic egg, heavy cream, lemon juice, and bread crumbs.

Beef Satay with Coconut Ginger Dipping Sauce
Includes soy sauce, lemon grass, salt and pepper, canola oil, garlic, Chinese chile paste, peanut butter and cilantro.

Spicy Red Pepper and Walnut Dip
Includes lemon juice, vinegar, bread, olive oil, garlic and red chile.

Mini Spanakopita with Feta
Includes butter, spinach, phyllo, and spices.

Hummus with Feta and Toasted Pita
Includes chickpeas, tahini, olive oil, garlic, lemon and spices to make it tasty.

Antipasto - Grilled Vegetables, Salami, Marinated Artichokes and Olives with Baguette

Baked Brie with Macadamia Nuts
Includes panko, flour, organic egg and apple.

Broiled Shrimp Appetizer
Includes olive oil, lemon, soy sauce, and herbs.

Bruschetta with Roasted Red Peppers, Basil and Kalamata Olives (and other delectable choices)
Includes olive oil, butter, salt and pepper.

Nectarine, Prosciutto and Arugula Bundles
Includes olive oil and pepper.

Grilled Pancetta-Wrapped Asparagus
Includes Olive Oil.


Grand Café Garden Salad   
Includes organic lettuces, carrots, cucumbers, tomatoes, red onion, bell peppers, with our Favorite Vinaigrette:  olive oil, vinegar, mustard, salt and pepper.

Haricot Vert and Red Onion Salad   
Includes French Green beans with Baby tomatoes, red onion and olives in a caper vinaigrette which includes mustard, olive oil, lemon juice and good olives.

Wilted Spinach Salad with Chickpeas
Includes cherry tomatoes, olive oil, salt, pepper, and vinegar.

Chickpea and Cucumber Salad with Fresh Mint
Includes carrots, currants, spices, shallots, lemon, olive oil, salt and pepper.

Fennel, Watercress & Red Onion Salad
Includes orange, lime, olive oil, shallot, salt, pepper and watercress.

Spinach Salad with Roasted Fall Vegetables
Includes fall vegetables, red onion, garlic, olive oil, salt and pepper.

Romaine Wedges with Zesty Blue Cheese Vinaigrette                                    
Includes olive oil, vinegar, anchovy paste, garlic, romaine hearts and red onion.

Greek Salad
Includes Romaine lettuce, cucumbers, red bell peppers, red onions, tomatoes, kalamata olives, feta cheese, Dijon
mustard, olive oil, vinegar, salt and pepper.

Soups and Stews

French Onion Soup - An Original, Old, Old French Recipe with the Traditional Round of Toast with Cheese                       
Includes pounds of onions, hours of cooking with tlc, olive oil, butter, beef stock, white wine or vermouth, flour, salt, pepper, baguette, swiss or parmesan cheese, garlic.

Leek and Potato Soup                   
Includes , butter, chicken stock, half and half, salt and pepper and other spices to make it delicious.

Pasta e Fagioli - Italian Comfort Food        
Includes onions, potatoes, carrot, celery, tomatoes, rosemary, bacon, salt, pepper and olive oil.

Moroccan Chickpea Soup                
Includes tomatoes, onion, celery, butter, herbs and spices, cilantro, vegetable broth, lentils, small pasta, salt and pepper.

Salmon with Ginger and Lemon Grass Broth
Includes chicken and/or fish stock, fish sauce, salmon, mushrooms, bok choy, and herbs and spices for flavor.

Fish and Vegetable Stew with Lime, Ginger and Cilantro
Includes fish fillets, shallots, herbs and spices to make it tasty, jalapeno, canola oil, lime, lemon, carrots, bean sprouts, shitakes, tomatoes and green onions.

Spring Green Soup
Includes cucumber, asparagus, spinach, mint, lemon juice and herbs and spices for flavor.

Lettuce and Pea Soup with Croutons - Oddly, this particular version of lettuce soup is delicious.
Includes romaine lettuce, butter, onion, chicken broth, peas, mint and herbs and spices for flavor.

Chicken and Ginger Soup                   
Includes cilantro, garlic, ginger, salt, pepper, canola oil, Chinese rice win, oyster sauce, yellow bean sauce, a wee bit of sugar, chicken broth, green onions and jalapeno.

Ropa Vieja (a Traditional Cuban Stew)
Includes many hours of cooking, chicken broth, vinegar, celery, onion, bell pepper, garlic and spices, salt, pepper, jalapenos and tortillas.

Thai Tomato Soup                   
Includes canola oil, onion, ginger, garlic, tomatoes, sugar (a wee bit), chile paste, salt, coconut milk, and lime.
Apple Vichyssoise                           
Includes butter, potato, leeks, salt, pepper, and half and half.

Tortilla Soup                       
Includes Tortilla strips, canola oil, chicken and broth, onion, garlic, cilantro, oregano, tomatoes, salt and pepper, jalapeno, lime and cheese.

Vegetarian Entrees

Couscous and Chickpeas with Roasted Vegetables and Arugula
Includes carrots, cauliflower, herbs and spices, olive oil, salt, pepper, lemon and scallions.

Linguine with Caper and Green Olive Sauce
Includes olive oil, garlic, herbs and spices, tomatoes, olives, salt, pepper, capers and lemon.

Baked Ziti with Three Cheeses
Includes olive oil, garlic, tomatoes, sage, onion, herbs and spices, cheese, and organic eggs.

Wild Mushroom Lasagne
Includes butter, flour, whole milk, garlic, salt, pepper, tomatoes, onion, olive oil, basil, and cheese.

Eggplant Parmesan
Includes tomatoes, olive oil, onion, garlic, cheese, herbs, spices and salt and pepper.

Mediterranean Salad with Artichokes, Penne and Sun-Dried Tomatoes
Includes vinegar, olive oil, Dijon mustard, cannelloni beans, feta, and salt, pepper and herbs.

Beef and Pork

Baked Ziti with Sausage, Spinach and Tomatoes
Includes onion, garlic, basil, pine nuts, olive oil, parmigiano-Reggiano, salt and pepper.

Pork Chops with Apricot Glaze/Preserves 
Includes Dijon mustard, salt, pepper, and vinegar.

Asian Glazed  Beef and Green Beans          
Includes soy sauce, rice vinegar, sesame oil, garlic, chili, olive oil, bean sprouts, salt and pepper.

Grilled Steak and Arugula Salad
Includes herbs and spices, salt, pepper, olive oil, salsa, vinegar, goat cheese.

Peppercorn Steak with Red Wine Sauce
Includes salt, pepper, olive oil and butter.

Asian Steak Salad with Cucumber and Napa Cabbage
Includes lime, rice vinegar, vegetable oil, sesame oil, garlic, soy sauce, peanuts, salt and pepper.

Shaking Beef with Sprouts
Includes vegetable oil, garlic, fish sauce, onion, vinegar, soy sauce, olive oil, salt and pepper.

Babyback Ribs with Our Special Rub and Barbecue Sauce
Includes spices, coffee, ketchup, vinegar, sugar, onion, garlic, molasses, chili peppers,  and mustard.

Fish and Fowl

Moroccan-Spiced Chicken Breasts
Includes lovely Moroccan spices, olive oil, butter, salt and pepper.         

Orange-Molasses Glazed Chicken - We left the bone in on this one for more flavor and boy, is there flavor!  
Includes orange juice, vinegar, salt and pepper.

Garlicky Chicken Breasts Power Pack
Includes garlic salt, pepper, sun-dried tomatoes, pine nuts, olive and canola oils, basil and vinegar.

Curried Chicken Salad on a bed of baby greens
Includes chicken broth, mayonnaise, low-fat yogurt, lime, honey, herbs and spices, salt, pepper, red onion, green apple, raisins and walnuts.

Asian Grilled Salmon with Golden Beet (Israeli) Couscous                                            
Includes:  Olive oil, shallots, salt and pepper, spinach, orange juice, soy sauce, lime, brown sugar, sake and other herbs and spices.

Pan-fried Trout with Almonds and Parsley
Includes salt, pepper, butter, olive oil and lemons.

Grilled Tuna and Peppers with Caper Vinaigrette 
Includes sweet peppers, Salt and pepper, lemon, mustard, olive oil, capers and parsley.

Chicken in the Style of Provence
Includes fresh herbs, white wine, garlic, butter, olive oil, lemon and salt and pepper.


Pan Roasted Potatoes           
Includes garlic, herbs and spices, olive oil, butter, salt and pepper.

Steamed Potatoes with Fresh Herbs          
Includes Butter, salt and pepper.

Haricot Verts with Sesame Seeds
Includes rice vinegar, sesame oil, salt and pepper.

Ginger and Orange-Glazed Carrots 
Includes orange juice, butter, sugar, fresh ginger, salt and pepper.

Rice with Scallions 
Includes olive oil, chicken broth, salt, pepper and cilantro.

Roasted Potatoes with Chipotle and Garlic
Includes olive oil, butter, sour cream, salt, pepper, lime and cilantro.

Steamed Seasonal Vegetable          
Includes veggies, herbs, salt and pepper.

Sweet Potato Fries
Includes olive oil, butter, spices, salt and pepper.

Sauteed Broccoli Rabe with Pine Nuts
Includes olive oil, lemon zest, salt and pepper.

Focaccia with Rosemary. Garlic and Olive Oil
Includes yeast, honey, bread and semolina flours and salt.

Garlicky Orzo with Roasted Corn and Green Beans
Includes olive oil, butter, salt and pepper.

Zucchini Pancakes with Feta
Includes salt and pepper, lemon zest, parsley, scallions, organic eggs, unbleached flour and olive oil.                

Seasoned Couscous with Lemon and Mint
Includes salt and pepper, onions, parsley, mint, Moroccan spice and lemon.

Spinach Salad with Roasted Fall Vegetables
Includes olive oil, vinegar, Dijon mustard, salt and pepper, any or all of the following:  butternut squash, red new potatoes, red onions, carrots and garlic.


Chocolate Gingerbread Cake
Includes flour, organic eggs, molasses, spices, and special flavorings to make it oh, so delicious and special.

Hand-Rolled Chocolate Truffles
Includes chocolate and cream.

French Vanilla Pudding
Includes milk, sugar, salt, vanilla, cornstarch and butter.

Chocolate Pudding, A Feel-Good Food           
Includes sugar, cornstarch, 1% milk, chocolate, organic eggs and vanilla.

Warm Gingerbread with Lemon Glaze
Includes butter, molasses, organic egg, flour, baking soda, ginger, salt, lovely gingerbread spices, powdered sugar and lemon juice.

Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce   
Includes organic baguette and eggs, milk, butter, sugar, vanilla, powdered sugar and liquor.

Michelle’s Favorite (Bittersweet) Chocolate Cake  
Includes chocolate, butter, flour, baking powder, salt, organic eggs, vanilla, sugar and cocoa powder.

Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Icing -
Really, a wonderful, comforting and moist delight.

Includes sugar, flour, baking soda and powder, salt, organic eggs, milk, canola oil, vanilla, powdered sugar and butter.

Fabulous Brownies                         
Includes sugar, butter, chocolate, organic eggs, vanilla, flour, baking soda and salt.

Walnut Crusted Cheesecake…….Simply the Best!
Walnuts, graham crackers, butter, cream cheese, organic eggs, sugar, lemon juice, vanilla and sour cream.

Apple Crisp                 
Includes butter, brown sugar, flour, rolled oats, cinnamon, walnuts and lemon juice.

For bookings and information call 404 313 3019 or email:



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