Frequently Asked Questions


Catering: Frequently Asked Questions

  • Why Mario's catering?   Our catering provides your guests with Mamma's classic, authentic Italian favorites that every one of your guests will enjoy. Our catering menu makes it easy to order exactly what you need, for any occasion.
  • How do I order catering? You can order online or from from any one of our locations. Our store Managers will be happy to help you with your catering order.
  • What is included with a catering order? You can order individual catering trays or one of our catering party packages. Every catering order includes all utensils (plastic forks, knives, spoons), serving utensils, napkins, plates, (packets of Parmesan cheese & red pepper flakes upon request).
  • What is the minimum order for catering delivery? There is no minimum order for catering delivery within our delivery area. Catering orders outside our delivery area require a $100 minimum order. Delivery fees will vary depending on size of order and distance.
  • How far in advance do I need to place my catering order? We can accommodate most orders on the same day as your event, with 2-3 hours notice preferred. Some occasions will require a 24-hour pre-order. These may include unusually large catering orders and early deliveries/pickups.
  • Can someone assist me with my catering order? Yes, If you have special requests or a large catering order, please call one of locations and speak to a store Managers who will be happy to assist you.
  • How much should I order for my event? Our Party Pan options make it easy to decide how much food you will need for your event. We offer Half Pans that feed up to 10 people. In addition to Half pans, we have Catering Party Packages that start with salad, entree and breadsticks. Drinks, Appetizers, Pizza and desserts can be added to any party package. Each party package serves 10 on average.
  • Can I book a party or other special event at Mario's? Yes, banquets & special events can be booked at any one of our locations. We have semi-private dining at our locations and a private room at our 4th st location that can be decorated any way you wish.
  • Where can I find allergen information? Due to the nature of food allergies, we kindly ask you to speak directly with a member of our management staff prior to your visit or placing an order online. Our managers will be glad to assist you with your inquiry or request. To ensure our guests safety, due to the nature of possible cross contamination in our cooking facilities, we cannot guarantee that any of our products are free from allergens.