The Local Grind Catering Portland Events Since 2007

The Local Grind Caters Portland Events. We Serve Island Style BBQ or Custom Menus.

(minimum 8 people - maximum 1,000 people)

 

- Office meetings

- Company picnics

- Indoor or Outdoor Buffet set up

- Social parties & weddings

- Street festivals

- Charity events

- Hawaiian Luaus

- Formal seated/plated parties

 

We can bring our food cart so guests can eat at their leisure or set up a buffet.

 

 

SAMPLE MENU

 

Grilled Teriyaki Chicken

 marinated overnight in homemade teriyaki and grilled to perfection
Garlic Honey Chicken

marinated in a blend of fresh garlic, honey and sesame. marinated overnight and grilled to perfection
The Shred

Tasty morsels of chicken simmered in homemade teriyaki with a dash of fresh ginger and garlic
Kalua Pork

Hawaiian style pork slow roasted overnight

Asian Style Veggies

Fresh medley of raw veggies sauteed in TLG house sauce
White or Brown Rice
Macaroni Salad

traditional Hawaiian style macaroni salad, referred to by TLG's regulars as The crakaroni

 

(Sweet Chili, BBQ, Bomb Sauce, Hot Chili and Homemade Teriyaki on the Side)

 

 

 

 

We love creating customized menus using either an Island theme or many other food styles. 

Please call 503.660.4224 or submit an event inquiry and we will prepare a customized proposal.

 


  • Surfboard buffet style set up - Hood River
  • Buffet style dinner for StarveUps, Portland Entrepenuer Network
  • Buffet style for private residence. On site grilling.
  • Buffet style lunch at NW Natural Gas downtown office
  • Holiday dinner for NW Natural Gas
  • Last Thursday festival cart set up
  • Appetizer buffet at Rumblefish Headquarters
  • Larry Grinding Hard for a backyard BBQ
  • The Local Grind bento - Kim and Phil Photography
  • Larry preparing to serve his lunch crowd
  • Backyard Tiki Theme Birthday Party