Olbrich Home Crackle Fire and Froth

Approved Caterers

Olbrich Botanical Gardens is a City of Madison public park. Because the Gardens is publicly funded, each of these caterers has liability insurance with the City of Madison and has paid a security deposit. In addition, each caterer remits 12% of the total food and non-alcoholic beverage sales from an event to the City of Madison thru Olbrich Gardens.

Due to Public Health Food & Safety regulations, potluck or carry-ins are not allowed.  Please contact the Rental Coordinator, as listed below, with any questions.

For more information, please contact:

Patti Jorenby, Rental Coordinator

(608) 246-4733

pjorenby@cityofmadison.com

Approved Caterers

Blue Plate Catering
8401 Greenway Blvd.
Middleton, WI 53562
608.827.7200

Fax   608-827-9266
Contact: Jodi or Tim

www.blueplatecatering.com

Circolo Catering

100 Cross Country Rd

Verona WI  53593

608.669.5880

fax   608.848.4518

Contact:  Melissa Payne

www.circolocatering.com

 

Manna Cafe
611 N Sherman Ave
Madison, WI 53704
608.663.5500
Contact: Barbara Pratzl

www.mannacafe.com


 

* Although many of the caterers on this list are accomplished bakers, you are not limited to this list to provide your wedding cake.

Bluephies
2701 Monroe St
Madison WI 53711
608.231.3663
Contact: Bill Horzuesky

www.bluephies.com


Cranberry Creek Cafe
6308 Monona Dr
Monona WI 53716
608.222.9752

fax  608-222-1301
Contact: Jim Norton

www.cranberrycreek-cafe.com

 

 

 

 

 

You are welcome to use the licensed vendor of your choice for the wedding cake only.

Bunky's Cafe
2827 Atwood Ave
Madison WI 53704
608.204.7004

Fax:  608.204.7005
Contact: Teresa Pullara-Ouabel

www.bunkyscafe.net

Gaylords Catering
709 Atlas Ave
Madison WI 53714
608.222.1267

fax  608-222-1487
Contact: Connie Ziegler

www.gaylordcatering.com

 

Willy Street Co-op
1221 Williamson St
Madison WI 53703
608.237.1201

Fax  608-251-3121
Contact: Thane Wienandt

www.willystreet.coop/catering

(offers food delivery only - additional cleaning requirements will be necessary when using this caterer)

 

 

 

Alcoholic beverages

Blue Plate Catering carries the liquor license for Olbrich Botanical Gardens thru 2014. Any and all alcoholic beverage service must be sold and served through Blue Plate Catering. If not having alcohol, non-alcoholic beverage service may be arranged with the approved caterer of your choice. To reserve your bar service needs, please call the vendor immediately upon reserving your room.

This information can be found on the Blue Plate Catering website:

"For service at Bishop O’Connor Center, Olbrich Botanical Gardens, The Banquet Room and

Warner Park Recreational Center

Host bar prices are subject to an 18% service charge and applicable sales tax. Cash bars are tax inclusive. Bartenders will be charged at a rate of $20/hour/bartender from one hour before your event until one hour after your event. Minimum of 3 hours.  One bartender per 70-75 guests. A $100 deposit is due in order to hold space in our book for your bar service needs."

Please contact:
Blue Plate Catering
8401 Greenway Blvd
Middleton, WI 53562
608-827-7200
Contact: Jodi or Tim

 

Olbrich Botanical Gardens is operated as a public-private partnership between the City of Madison Parks Division and the Olbrich Botanical Society.
Olbrich Botanical Gardens | 3330 Atwood Avenue, Madison, WI 53704. | Phone: (608)246-4550 | Fax: (608)246-4719