Planning a party? Figuring out a family reunion? In charge of an office luncheon? Let Hard Times do the heavy lifting!

We can accommodate small gatherings, large groups and everything in between. Our menus consist of many choices, from the traditional Hard Times fare you know and love to any menu you can come up with!

Let us help you plan your next function, keep you with in your budget and let everyone enjoy themselves. We offer in-store catering, offsite delivery and setup, and the lighting-fast U-Cater!

U-Cater Menu

Bulk chili TO GO

Just need us to get the food ready for you to grab? The U-Cater menu is your best friend. This menu offers you our chilis and all the fixins’ you could ever hope for, conveniently laid out for any event you host. 

U-Cater Menu

Party Platters

Serves approximately 20 people

Party Platters are easy add-ons to any U-Cater order or buffet.

Party Platters


Exclusive In-Store Party Buffets

Buffets ranging from light nibbles to full meals

Hard Times offers a fun and relaxed place to throw your next function. From holiday office parties to birthday or retirement celebrations, office get-togethers or kids team parties, we have just what you are looking for: plenty of space for large groups, along with pool tables, video games and plenty of flat screens for all the sports action.

All buffets are priced per person for a duration of 1-2 hours.
Please note that these buffets are priced and organized to be set up in one of our locations. If any of these options interest you for your event not held in our locations, please mention this to your catering lead to find the perfect fit.
Chili Buffet
Cocktail Buffet
Fun Fiesta Bar

Kids Team Parties

Hard Times is a great and affordable place to celebrate the season for any kids team. Birthday parties too! We have a great choice of kids' food that will go easy on your team budget. Call the store nearest you for details.

Looking for more? No problem. We can serve Prime Rib to Smoked Salmon to Chicken Caesar Salad. Give us a call and we'll help you design a customized menu to match any event.

Offsite Catering

Let us bring the party to you!
Please use any of our menus for inspiration and contact our catering team to find the right fit for you. Tell us what you want, when and where you want it, and we will make it happen. Prices will vary depending on your menu selection, group size and location of the event.
For questions or bookings for a party reservation, pickup, catering delivery, or just to say howdy, contact the catering department:

Catering Contract

Please note that prices are subject to change and may differ from location. Not all menus are available at all Hard Times locations. Contact individual store locations for more information.

Phone: 703 451 7555
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