THE best for casual
events and luncheons!

Featuring delicious, fun & affordable food for everyone, with tons of gluten-free options, including custom cakes and pastries.

We will deliver within Burlington, Winooski, South Burlington, Colchester, and Williston. Please allow 48 hours notice when placing your order.

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Fun. Easy. Affordable.

Why Pingala? Clean, fresh foods that are bursting with flavor, color and culture - This is what you will get every time with Pingala Catering. We offer healthy, satisfying choices that are perfect for any business meeting, event or party.

Serving as few as 6 and as many as 60, we take care of the food, so you can relax and enjoy your gathering. The price point of our catering services is designed to accommodate your budget while allowing us to use organic and local ingredients whenever possible.

Food for Everyone.

People of all ages and walks of life enjoy our appetizer platters, sandwiches, salads, snacks and smoothies because we make food that appeals to everyone. Whether your guests are omnivore, vegetarian, gluten-free or vegan, Pingala Catering will satisfy them all!

Special Events & Weddings

Our small size and busy summer events schedule means we can only say yes to a few of these happenings each season. Please send us an email with what you have in mind and we will let you know if it's possible--that said, we love creating a unique experience for you and welcome any requests.

Custom cakes available!

Contact Bhava at 802-342-3856 or Gluten, dairy, soy and refined sugar free available.

Questions or concerns?

Please call our cafe anytime during business hours at 802-540-0110 to speak with our knowledgeable staff, or send us an email. Please place orders 48 hours in advance.

Thank you, we hope to serve you soon!

Catering Menu

Spring Roll Platter / 25

Rice wrappers with pickled carrot & onion, arugula, vermicelli and sesame seeds. Served with Thai peanut sauce.

Dumpling Platter [Not GF] / 25

Stuffed with organic tofu, cabbage, carrot, and shiitake mushrooms. Served with Asian BBQ sauce.

Spring Roll & Dumpling Platter [Dumplings not GF] / 25

Half a platter of each served with peanut and Asian BBQ sauce.

Taquitos [GF Option] / 25

Braised tempeh with cashew queso and fresh scallion rolled and grilled in a tortilla. Served with chipotle crema dip.

Broccoli Bites / 25

Roasted garlic-ginger florets topped with your choice of buffalo & tahini or peanut sauce.

Chips, Guacamole, Salsa, and Eggplant Queso / 35

Organic corn chips served with a pint of each house-made dip.

Grilled Kale Salad / 35

With roma tomato, scallion, garlic, tahini caesar dressing, eggplant bacon crumble and GF croutons.

Cobb Salad / 35

Organic mesculun tossed with carrot, cabbage, tomato, scallion, herbed tofu in a maple-dijon dressing and topped with eggplant bacon crumble and GF croutons.

Noodle Salad [GF Option] / 45

Noodles tossed with Thai peanut sauce, carrot, cabbage, roasted broccoli and spinach, and garnished with scallions.

Sandwich Box [Not GF] / 100

15 whole wheat wraps. Choose from Falafel, Buffalo Broccoli or Thai Broccoli. Comes with salad and house-made pickles.

Smoothie Serenade / 60

Choose any 12 of our signature Green is Good, Plant Power, Peanut Butter Jelly Jam, Berry Bliss, or Pick-Me-Up (descriptions in menu).

All items serve 10-15.

Private Parties

Searching for a unique space to hold a party?
Look no further! Pingala will transform into your
private space after 5pm, Sunday - Wednesday.

What's Included

Our intimate and lively café space + porch in summer

Staff service [setup and breakdown]

Complimentary chips & salsa platter

Our full catering menu at additional cost

Beer on tap, cider, red and white wine by the bottle

Sound equipment for musicians

Ample private parking

Capacity 40 indoors, 60 indoors/outdoors. $150/hr.

Inquire here about reserving the cafe for your event.