Frequently asked questions

Do you deliver? 

Yes! For most local orders, an additional $35 delivery fee will apply.

How should I set up the food & serve guests? 

We recommend staging a buffet-style counter & encouraging your guests to build their own bowls & plates. In general, your order will come in large servings trays or containers. Bowls, plates, napkins, & utensils are available on request -- just ask!  

What if some guests have allergies or dietary


We are happy to accommodate! Please let us know in advance. We'll provide allergy warnings and instructions as needed. 

What is the best option for smaller groups looking for a variety of food? 

For groups of <15-20, we recommend using our Standard Menu and grabbing several items to share. You’ll earn a 10% discount when you buy 10 or more bowls/plates. You can place orders via our website or by email. 

I have questions or special requests -- what should I do?

Let us know! Include a note on your catering form, email us (, or give the Shop a call (617 945-1042). 

When do I pay?  

Payment can be made in advance over the phone OR upon pickup at the shop.