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first_imgPasadena Eats, The Dining Blog Beef Up the Holiday’s with Meat District Co. New Special Event Menus and Catering Options From STAFF REPORTS Published on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 | 12:29 pm American Old Faithful BurgerThe Meat HookMeat District Co., the much buzzed about new restaurant that has Pasadena hooked on its fresh ‘paddock to the plate’ fare, featuring 100% natural ‘Never Ever’ (hormone, steroid and antibiotic free) beef that is dry aged in-house for a minimum of 21 days, and its one-of-a-kind dining experience, is spicing things up this holiday season with a new special event menu and custom catering options.An enticing blend of old school charm and contemporary style in an open yet rustic space, evoking a comfortable and inviting atmosphere, Meat District Co. is a unique and stunning venue to host everything from intimate parties to large gatherings. There is also an enchanting patio area that is available for evening events.In addition to pre-set packages, Meat District Co.’s creative culinary team and Chef Alfonso Galan are available to create custom packages to meet your needs for events both in-house and off-site.Beginning at an affordable $25.00 per head, Meat District Co. offers cocktail-style packages which serve up a mouthwatering pre-set menu of unique house specialties. The Standard Cocktail package includes such favorites as the Meat District Co.’s ever-popular Compressed Watermelon with Pop Rock, Tuna Tataki, Five Spice Chicken Wings, American Old Faithful Sliders and Beet Chips as well as carefully crafted Meat and Cheese Platters and more.The Platinum Cocktail package mixes it up a bit with an assortment that includes Brie Burger Sliders, American Old Faithful Sliders, Truffle Burger Sliders, Tuna Tataki, Truffle corn, Herb Goat cheese and Honey, Mini panna cotta with seasonal fruit, Chocolate mousse with raspberry sorbet.Plated packages begin at $27.00 per head. The Bronze Sit Down package quickly entices guests with a sampling of Starters, shared in middle of table, including Five Spiced Chicken Wings and Grilled Melon. Entrée options follow and include a choice of the Meat District Co.’s specialty dish The Meat Hook, the Chicken Hook, an American Old Faithful Burger or the Shogun Salad.The Silver Sit Down package Starters include Five Spiced Chicken Wings, Grilled Melon and Tuna Tataki; with a choice of the Meat or Chicken Hook, an American Old Faithful Burger, Jumbo Ribs, Shogun Salad or a hearty New York Steak as an Entrée.For the Gold Sit Down package, Meat District Co. sweetens The Silver Sit Down package with a Cured Meat Platter upon arrival and Chocolate Mousse with raspberry sorbet or Yoghurt Panna Cotta with seasonal fruits for Dessert.Beer, Wine and Beverage packages are also available.Meat District Co. is located in the heart of Old Pasadena at 69 North Raymond.More Meat District Co. and its new Special Event Menus and Custom Catering Options can be found at www.meatdistrictco.com or by calling (626) 765-9902. Subscribe Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Community News Community News Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday More Cool Stuff Herbeauty9 Of The Best Family Friendly Dog BreedsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Most Startling Movie Moments We Didn’t Realize Were InsensitiveHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyFollow This Summer Most Popular Celeb Beauty TrendHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyBohemian Summer: How To Wear The Boho Trend RightHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Ways To Power Yourself As A WomanHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty5 Things To Avoid If You Want To Have Whiter TeethHerbeautyHerbeauty Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website center_img Business News Top of the News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS First Heatwave Expected Next Week Make a comment 6 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img read more