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Catering Services

Our Food and Service

Marked by Hospitality, excellent affordable cuisine, food perfectly fitting your event, and if necessary, carefully researched as in the case of our themed and historical parties - those are our specialties.  We value your desires and needs and the richness of hospitality is ever present and expressed through the wide variety of food offerings available through Catering By Selene.  We have excellent service staff in whom you will not be disappointed.  Our corporate picnicslunches and parties are immensely successful as well as our luncheonbuffets, breakfasts, and elegant weddings for over 200 people.  Whether you choose the privacy of your own home, a mansion, a yacht or an event in the park, ask how we can help. We pride ourselves on our flexibility of service. Come in for a free consultation. 

Full Sweet Shoppe

Cater your entire event in one place with Catering by Selene. We offer a complete sweet shoppe service. Wedding cakes, traditional and creative birthday cakes, pastries, chocolates, many times of sweets. Try one of our dessert parties with a variety of pastries and chocolate liquers. Want a chocolate bow on top of your cake? You got it! Come into my shoppe located in Porky Petes in Essex, CT for a taste of my chocolates. Kids are welcome as I have a variety of candies they can purchase on the honor system. Come in or call for a free consultation. 

Pick up Service

Would you like to host your own event but need the food, pastries, dessert and/or southern barbeque? No problem! We have it covered. Pick up service is available for all of our businesses (Catering, Selenes Sweet Shoppe in Essex CT, and Porky Pete's). Pick up your buffet, displays, desserts, picnics, appetizers, etc for the prices listed plus 6.35% CT State Sales Tax. Price includes paper plates, napkins, forks and knives. Delivery available for an additional charge. *If you are tax exempt please send us a copy of your tax-exempt certificate. We cannot grant exemption without this certificate.


Bar Services

Bar service available for any type of funtction from $25.00-$35.00 per hour per bar tender. 1 bar tender is requarded per 50 attendees. Liqour Services: Full service bar starts at $39.95 per person. Does not include bar tender service, tax or gratuity. Wine and beer service starts at $19.95 per person. Does not include bar tender serves, tax or gratuaty. All open liqour bars are calculated on a 3-4 hour event time.

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Catering by Selene is a full service, year round caterer for both large events for 200 and more to the very small intimate affair. With full bar service and our very own Sweet Shoppe can take care of all details of your event. We pride ourselves in offering the very best at an affordable price and we strive to give you the great hospitality you deserve with our excellent food and excellent waitstaff. 



Contact Us

Phone: (860) 860-767-0288
Fax: (860) 767-3077

Catering By Selene
Selenes Sweet Shoppe

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