Californos hosts an open house on Monday October 8, 2018. Come, enjoy a short and sweet evening in our event space to see the ballrooms, courtyard and saloon, along with the rest of Californos charming and expansive wedding and event venue! Engaged couples are invited to take part in a casual evening of wine tasting, appetizers, cake & wedding planning! You can network with some of Kansas City's favorite vendors, including those who specialize in guest accommodations, bridal gowns, florals, travel, wedding ceremony, music, catering & more! You must register ahead for free entry to the event, as we are providing refreshments for our guests! Please sign-up on our website today and feel free to bring one or two guests with you if possible! Californos has so much to offer - you absolutely must see it in person to understand the incredible backdrop that the restaurant provides for our brides. There are hundreds of amazing opportunities for the most memorable of moments. Party with us on your big day!
You know what you want, after all it's your wedding! Californos Westport can help execute your dreams! Let us know all about your plans for a reception day in Kansas City. Our uniquely amazing venue will definitely put you at center-stage for the big day. Various menus are available to help you accomplish your goals. Californos is known for our heavy appetizer buffet wedding receptions, but also offer Kansas City's signature cuisine, KC barbeque in collaboration with Danny Edwards BBQ. In addition, more formal events may require passed hors d'oeuvres, plated course or the entire event could be a plated dinner event. We'll walk you through the details, advantages and drawbacks associated with each quality of service and will be with you as you make the perfect menu choices for your special day. Family-style service and stations are not commonly part of our recommendation for you, but for the right group, these service options can be fun and entertaining as well!
Authentic Kansas City Style Barbeque now available at KC's favorite wedding venue, Californos Westport !
Californos Westport is teaming up with another local favorite, Danny Edwards Barbeque to bring you wonderful new options for your Kansas City wedding! Californos has long been known for our fancy and wide ranging heavy hors d'oeuvres menu, as well as a fun and casual brunch menu option for our daytime events. These generous, beautiful and well-executed menus have kept Californos at the cutting edge Kansas City's wedding scene! Now we bring you a most authentically Kansas City option, namely barbeque made right here on Southwest Boulevard!
Californos will make all the arrangements and secure specialty barbeque catering for your event, as included with our wedding reception package. It's an alternate menu to our heavy hors d'oeuvres or brunch menu options. Your menu will include Ribs, Chicken and two sliced meats (choose from beef, turkey, ham or pork), and of course it comes with bbq sauce, bread, pickles and three side dishes. Side dishes range from coleslaw to baked beans, pasta or potato salad or even a spicy jambalaya!
You will be working directly with Californos to make arrangements for your barbeque feast! Contact us today to tour the venue and start a discussion about your ideas, plans and goals for your upcoming wedding in Kansas City!
Californos Westport is a beloved brunch spot in Kansas City for locals in-the-know who support local business in the community! Saturdays and Sundays, our restaurant offers a wonderful array of brunch and breakfast items to enjoy from 9am to 3pm! We also offer a brunch buffet menu to private event hosts arranging various get-togethers, such as a bridal shower, birthday, graduation, or an informal brunch with out of town guests, the day after your Kansas City wedding! Californos regularly hosts weddings and wedding receptions. Once in a while, a couple will team up with Californos Westport to host their event with a brunch theme! That is available day or evening, as your event is special to us as well - we'll customize it to fit your ideas! Our heartfelt thanks goes out to an important client of Californos, Bailey, who posted the following review of Cailfornos' wedding venue on a popular bridal website, regarding her May 26, 2018 wedding! Browse our brunch menu for private parties.
Read this review by Bailey, posted on the Knot, a popular bridal website: 06/01/2018
Let's take this show on the road! Many Kansas City brides choose Californos to cater their wedding receptions. Our full-service restaurant and wedding venue also offers complete catering services at the event space of your choice! You may choose to ask Californos to provide the dinner for your guests, with menus ranging from simple or traditional to elaborate and over-the-top! Californos can also provide a complete service, providing not only food, but also china, linens, staffing & more.
In addition, our company offers a full bar package for your event, with bartending services and competitive rates that provides a happy and comfortable solution to your wedding planning woes! Treat guests and yourself to a festive open house bar of cocktails, beer & wines! Our staff can put together a generous and reasonably priced package to service your event at the venue of your choice! You can read more about this on our catering page, regarding our services for wedding receptions off-site.
Some of our favorite venues to cater your wedding include Californos' own Trolley Barn and private courtyard in Westport, but we also have also enjoyed catering at these local gems...
Boulevard Brewery - Ironwoods Lodge - Midland Theater - Vox Theater - Madrid Theater - River Market Event Place - Foundation - Aspen Room - Simpson House - Todd Bolender Center for Dance & Creativity - Liberty Memorial - Union Station - Magnolia - Pennway Place - Executive Hills Polo Club - The National - Berg - the Guild - Urban Event - Town Pavillion - 2016 Main - & More!
Nothing beats quality, presentation, and variety! Californos heavy hors d'oeuvres menu will make a splash at your wedding reception with a healthy offering of dinner and party food to impress and feed your special guests! One of our favorite categories are the miniature sandwiches! Pick 2-3 of these for your wedding buffet and treat your guests to their favorite foods at your event!
Here are some samples to whet your appetite! The first three pictured: miniature reuben sandwiches, roast beef sandwiches with hand-battered onion rings, marinated tomato bruschette with chevre truffle! The next two photos are roasted pork tenderloin sandwiches with coarse ground mustard-butter, marinated shrimp tostadas with guacamole and shredded Jack & Cheddar cheeses. Finally, we have primavera wraps with hickory smoked turkey, swiss cheese, spinach & honey mustard dressing! Enjoy!
Kansas City Brides
Choose Californos Westport as a turn-key alternative to planning a wedding reception.
CALIFORNOS , WHERE WEDDINGS MAKE THE WORLD GO 'ROUND!
Event Pro., Aaron