Catering Menu

Prices below are for full catering orders and delivery orders of $500 or more. For any event that the truck attends, there is a $2,500 minimum. For small pickup orders less than $500, please refer to the Daily Truck Menu.


Jemil’s Classics

(Call for pricing):

Red Beans and Rice (gluten free. veg option available)

Jambalaya (gluten free): Spicy rice is jumbled together with chicken and smoked sausage, tomatoes, garlic and peppers—a true Cajun classic!

Gumbo: A spicy stew served over rice with chicken and smoked sausage, this is the definitive Louisiana dish.

Etouffée and Rice: Etouffée literally means “smothered” in Creole sauce (a roux with celery, green bell peppers, onions and spices) with your choice of: Vegetarian, Chicken, Shrimp or Crawfish

Blackened Chicken or Catfish:  (or order half and half for a choice for your guests)

Hushpuppies with sauce (2 pups per serving!) or Cornbread

Greens (vegetarian or ham-based)

Spicy Cajun Mac and Cheese,  add crawfish

Cajun Salad:  greens with seasonal veggies, creole dressing on the side. Vinaigrette available upon request.

Jemil’s Famous Pasta Monique:  Creamy Cajun Penne Pasta with Special Sauce, Tomatoes, Spinach and Mushrooms. With your choice of: Crawfish, Chicken, or Vegetarian

Tipsy Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce

Southern Peach Cobbler


Go for something special!

Jemil cooks up lots of yummy specials! Contact us for pricing.

Due to limited availability of some ingredients, some specials may not be available on short notice.

  • Shrimp ‘N Grits
  • Jemil’s Fried Chicken
  • Pasta Monique
  • Blackened Chicken Alfredo
  • Hoppin’ John (black eyed peas and cajun rice)
  • Chicken Piquant
  • Dirty Rice
  • Frogs Legs ‘N Fritters
  • Alligator Balls
  • Alligator Gumbo
  • Fried Catfish Fingers w/ Sauce
  • Chicken Piquant
  • Creole Okra Stew
  • Deep Fried Mac & Cheese
  • Blackened Chicken Over Rice Florentine
  • Stuffed/Fried Catfish
  • Stuffed Soft Shell Crab


Jemil’s Big Ass Appetizer Menu

Prices per piece except where indicated.If you have a per person budget we can work with you for a nice varied balance!

Cajun Favorites

Blackened Shrimp Skewers (gluten free)

Blackened Chicken Skewers (gluten free)

Cajun Sliders: Pulled pork with Special Seasonings (hot) or Deli Meats and Cheeses On Fresh Mini Buns –

Cajun Meatballs (2 per serving): – Pork and Beef with Jemil’s Special Touch and Sauce

Bacon and Fig Tartlets: Our own House smoked Bacon and Fig Jam in a Tart Shell

Catfish Cakes: Deep Fried Tasty Catfish Cakes with a Cajun Flair

Blackened Catfish Bruschetta: Blackened Catfish over Toasted Bread with Special Sauce

Jambalaya Pies: Creole Empanadas! Jambalaya Stuffed into a Pastry Pie and Fried

Crawfish Appetizers

Crawfish Beignets: Jemil’s Award Winning Appetizer (Best Appetizer—Bite of Seattle) Absolutely Delicious! Deep fried and savory. With Shrimp Sauce small extra charge

Crawfish Pies: A New Orleans Favorite. Mini Crawfish Pies.

Southern Comfort

Bacon and Cheddar Grit Quiche: Our house smoked Bacon in a Grit Crust Quiche. Real Men do Eat This!

BBQ Shrimp on Grit Cakes (gluten free): Delish. Little Savory Bites of the Best of NOLA. Shrimp and Grits.

Fried Mac and Cheese Balls with Crawfish Sauce

Creole SPICED Drumettes or Wings (gluten free): It’s not a party without your chicken! 

Hush Puppies with Tiger Sauce: Fried Savory Cornbread with a Spicy Tiger Sauce on the Side. One of our most popular requests. –  (2 per serving)

Classic Platters

Andouille Baked Brie

Assorted Cheese Platter

Seasonal Fresh Fruit Platter

Seasonal Fresh Crudités Platter with 2 Dressings


Mache Choux : New Orleans corn relish on Cucumber or Crostini: (Cucumber Version Gluten Free)

Muffaletta RELISH on Cucumber or Crostini: The taste of the Muffaletta gone vegetarian

New Orleans Exotic

Alligator Balls: Alligator Meat and Boudin Sausage in a Deep Fried Ball

Frogs Legs and Fritters: Tasty Fried Frogs’ Legs with Hush Puppies and Sauce

Natchitoches Meat Pies: Beef and Potato Pies, a New Orleans local favorite!


Sweet Potato Tartlets

Lemon Tarts

Tipsy Bread Pudding Bites with Whiskey Sauce

Mini Peach Cobblers

Need more ideas? Here are some suggested menus.

“The Cajun Sampler” *

Jambalaya, Blackened Chicken or Catfish, Red Beans and Rice, Cornbread, or Hush Puppies with Tiger Sauce.

“All that Jazz” *
All of the above plus Cajun Mac & Cheese (vegetarian)

“Mardi Gras” *
All of the above plus add Crawfish to your Mac & Cheese, or change it to Crawfish Monique and choice of dessert!

“Bourbon Street Blast” *
All of the above plus Savory Crawfish Beignets

Vegetarians? *
We can help you. We can prepare a portion of the Red Beans, Etouffée, or Pasta Monique vegetarian.

Gluten-Free? *
Jambalaya and Red Beans & Rice are gluten-free. So is Blackened Catfish and Blackened Chicken.

Add Cajun Salad for $2 more per serving.

*Substitutions may incur an additional charge.

Truck Catering Menu – All-you-can-eat!

This is a great starting point — feel free to work with your catering manager to personalize your menu. Add items from our catering menu at a per-serving price to create a unique menu for your event! Minimum $2,500.

Main dishes:

Gumbo (chicken and sausage)

Jambalaya (chicken and sausage)– gluten-free.

Red Beans & Rice (Chock full of ham!)–gluten-free.

Etouffée over Rice (Blackened Chicken or Vegetarian)

Po-Boy Sandwiches (Blackened Chicken, Fried Catfish, Blackened Shrimp, or Vegetarian. (For a small extra charge we can also bring crawfish, oyster, and soft-shell crab.)

Catfish and Chips

Chicken Basket

Cajun Sampler Plate (Jambalaya, Red Beans, Piece of Blackened Chicken or Catfish)

If lots of kids are going to be at your event, let us know. We’ll also bring Cajun Mac and Cheese!


Choice of Cornbread, Fried Okra with Special Sauce, Cajun Fries, or Hush Puppies.


Tipsy Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce, or Peach Cobbler.


Hungry? Ready to order? Let us know!