The Chopping Block

The Chopping Block Catering

Breakfast Drop OffBreakfast BuffetLunch Drop OffLunch Buffet
Fall & Winter Drop Off Hors d'OeuvresFall & Winter Passed Hors d'Oeuvres

Direct from our kitchens to your showroom or office,  The Chopping Block is excited to bring you our chef-driven Catering anywhere within the Merchandise Mart.

For over 13 years, The Chopping Block chefs have been teaching home cooks how to cook their own delicious meals at home. Now, that expertise is coming direct from our kitchens to your showroom or office. Whether you are planning a formal client entertaining event or a more casual gathering, The Chopping Block is your in-house culinary partner for all your food and wine needs.

Using only the finest, freshest, seasonal ingredients and imaginative presentations, The Chopping Block’s food is designed to impress and satisfy your guests. Our professional staff will deliver your order right to your door or attend to your guests’ every need throughout the event.

The Chopping Block’s customer service-driven approach begins with our professional chefs and Catering Sales Team as they guide you through the planning stages all the way through the graceful execution of your event with the highest quality standards in mind.

Gourmet Hors d’Oeuvres

Choose from our list of delicious, artful appetizers to make your cocktail party a chic success.

Business Meeting Breakfasts

Start your team’s day off right with a tasty, balanced breakfast to get the creative juices flowing.

Drop Off Lunches

Don’t fall into the same old routine with your office’s usual lunch fare. Select from our house-made sandwiches, salads and sides.

Wine Tastings

Swirl, swish and sip your way through a personalized wine lesson designed to entertain and educate your guests. 

Full Service Catered Extravaganzas

Whatever the size of your event, The Chopping Block will provide a unique experience to fit your style, from lavish buffets to passed food & drinks for your guests to feast on.

Chopping Block Wine and Spirits

As you might imagine, we enjoy a little wine with our cooking, and as such we have a wide selection of food friendly wines in house that we will pair with your event. We also offer beer and full bar service packages, so consider us your one stop shop for your event.

Our culinary team will customize any theme or menu for you or will help guide you through our menu of innovative offerings. Simply drop us a line or pick up the phone and consider it done!


Contact Jeannie Biles at 312-644-6489 ext 2126

Click below for our current menus:

Breakfast Drop Off
Breakfast Buffet
Lunch Drop Off
Lunch Buffet
Fall & Winter Drop Off Hors d'Oeuvres
Fall & Winter Passed Hors d'Oeuvres


"We were very pleased with the catering from The Chopping Block. From the planning stages, to the courteous and knowledgeable wait staff , to the fabulous food ! It was a class act all the way." - Creative Visions


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