Specializing in modern specials and Italian cuisine, Francesca’s Cucina is the premier catering facility in the greater Syracuse area. Widely known for their outstanding food and the refined ambiance of their restaurant in the heart of Syracuse’s Little Italy, Francesca’s is also fully equipped to host catering for events small or large, either on-site or at the location of your choice.
Catering in Syracuse, New York-The Food
Using time-tested recipes that have been handed down through the generations, the Italian-themed catering menu is extensive and varied. Francesca’s Cucina specializes in classic Italian but also draws from regional and international themes to make up a truly unique culinary offering. From the Italian classic, Sausage with Peppers and Onions, to mouth-watering Shrimp Scampi to a delicious Prime Rib au Jus that serves up to 20 people, the chef and staff will accommodate your every need.
Two of the local favorites are Utica-style greens (with proscuitto, hot peppers, garlic, and onions, finished with toasted bread crumbs and Romano cheese) and Chicken Riggies (a Syracuse tradition of sautéed peppers and onions with a spicy pink sauce tossed with rigatoni). Francesca’s Cucina offers a number of different lunch, dinner and hors d’oeurvre catering menus that are ideal for on-site and off-site events.
Francesca’s can offer an extensive, well-researched wine list, and a full compliment of cocktails and a selection of beers for your event. If you wish to offer your guests another type of cuisine, just ask! At Francesca’s Cucina, your satisfaction is guaranteed for all of your catering needs in Syracuse, New York.
Catering in Syracuse, New York- The Facilities
Francesca’s ample kitchen allows for professional catering no matter the size of your event. The kitchen is comprised of two levels and contains an on-site bakery. Depending on the size of the event, Francesca’s staff can set up a temporary kitchen at the event site to expedite quality service. Be assured that Francesca’s Cucina will provide all the necessary equipment and arrangements to assure the success of your event.
Catering in Syracuse, New York-The Staff
The friendly staff at Francesca’s Cucina will help you plan your catered event from start to finish. The restaurant’s motto is: “Celebrare quotidiana alimentare e la famiglia” – Celebrate Food and Family Everyday. Every staff member from the owner to your waiter works with this theme in mind, and will make your experience both comfortable and memorable. Francesca’s has a Banquet Manager available to help plan every aspect of your catered event, either in-house or off the premises, in the greater Syracuse, New York area.
Our helpful Syracuse, NY catering staff would love to help you plan your event. Please contact us with any questions you may have about our banquets or catering at: