Request For Proposal



 
Thank you
for considering The Ambassador Banquet & Conference Center. We know you will find our menus appetizing and appealing! Our hospitable and friendly staff promises to make your event a memorable and pleasant experience.

Our commitment to quality, value and variety can be seen throughout our kitchens, restaurants, banquet and meeting rooms. From a simple continental breakfast to the most elaborate cocktail and dinner event, at the Ambassador Banquet & Conference Center the possibilities are endless. We have put together an extensive selection of breakfast, luncheon, reception and dinner menus for your consideration. These menu options were created by our award winning chefs and we are excited to share them with you. We also take pride in “personalizing” menus to suit any occasion.


“Trip over love, you can get up. Fall in love and you fall forever.”





18 - 12 MONTHS
■ Decide on a wedding date
■ Book Church/Officiant
■ Book Ambassador
■ Book Band/DJ
   listen to your entertainment before booking

* A deposit will have to be placed on
all the above. Get written confirmation
of all details & deposits.


12 - 9 MONTHS
■ Select your Bridesmaids & Groomsmen
■ Book Wedding Cars/Transportation
■ Book Church Choir, if required
■ Choose dresses/fabric for Bride & Bridesmaids
■ Plan and book Honeymoon
■ Book Hotel Room Block(s)
■ Finish Guest List


9 - 6 MONTHS
■ If dresses are being made book 1st Fitting
■ Decide on a Florist
■ Choose a Wedding Cake
6 - 3 MONTHS
■ 1st Dress Fitting
■ Decide on menu and details for hotel - food & beverage
■ Order Invitations & Flowers
■ Select suits for Groom & Groomsmen
■ Bride & Bridemaids book make-up, hair, etc.
■ Plan Bachelorette & Stag Parties
■ Create Bridal Registry


3 - 2 MONTHS
■ Visit hotel and go through final details
■ Book pamper day/weekend
■ Apply for marriage license


4 - 2 WEEKS
■ Table plan for hotel
■ Place cards for hotel
■ Final number for wedding
■ Confirm, all details with hotel and vendors
■ Relax, rest and unwind


1 WEEK
■ Gather Cake, Suits & Dresses
■ Give final details/items to hotel
■ Final payments to vendors






“Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies” - Aristotle





Included In All Packages*
● Personal Wedding Event Coordinator
● White Glove Service
● A Selection of Banquet Linens
● Complimentary Cake Cutting
● Coat Check (seasonal)
● Free Parking
● Valet Parking Service (100 Guest Minimum Required)
● Special Hotel Rates for Wedding Guests
● Rehearsal Dinner and Bridal Shower Discounts Available
● Complimentary King Whirlpool Suite for Bride & Groom
  (Minimum of 150 Guests is Required)
● Four Hour Reception Featuring Three Hours of Open Bar
  (Featuring House Liquor, Beer and Wines)
● Complimentary Shuttle Service To and From
  Splash Lagoon, the Airport & Presque Isle Down and Casino

*restrictions may apply


“Love me and the world is mine” - David Reed







Cocktail Reception
4 Hour Reception with 3 Hours Open Bar...
• House Brand Liquors
• Beer & Wine
• Elaborate Display of Vegetables, Fruit & Cheese
  with Dips & Crackers (Included In First Hour)

Dinner
Your Choice of One of the Following Salads...
• Mixed Baby Greens with House Dressing
• Caesar Salad
• Seasonal Fruit Salad
Your Choice of Two of the Following Entrees...
• Savory Stuffed Chicken Breast
• Chicken Oscar
• 8 oz. Prime Rib of Beef Au Jus
• Sliced Pork Loin with Apple Brandy Sauce
• Baked Haddock with Butter Crumb Topping
Accompaniments
Dinner Selections Include the Following...
• Choice of Potato or Rice Pilaf
• Seasonal Fresh Vegetables
• Fresh Assorted Corner Bakery Rolls with Butter
• Fresh Brewed Beverages






Cocktail Reception
4 Hour Reception with 3 Hours Open Bar...
• House Brand Liquors
• Beer &Wine
• Elaborate Display of Vegetables, Fruit & Cheese with
  Dips & Crackers (Included In First Hour)

Hor D'Oeuvres*
Your Choice of Three of the Following...
• Chicken Salad Canapes
• Mini Quiche
• Water Chesnut Rumaki
• Swedish Meatballs
• Mushroom Caps Stuffed with Spinach or Sausage
• Spanikopita
• Brie and Fresh Strawberries on Baguette Slices
*Quantity Based on 3 Pieces Per Person

Dinner
Your Choice of One of the Following Salads...
• Mixed Baby Greens with House Dressing
• Caesar Salad
• Seasonal Fruit Salad
Your Choice of Two of the Following Entrees...
• Breaded Breast of Hen Stuffed with
  Shiitake Mushrooms & Parmesan Cheese
• Chicken Cordon Bleu
• 10 oz. Prime Rib of Beef Au Jus
• Sliced Tenderloin of Beef with Oyster Mushroom Sauce
• Petite Filet of Beef with Bearnaise Sauce &
  Filet of Salmon with Honey Dijon Glaze
• Pan-Seared Swordfish Parmesan

Accompaniments
Dinner Selections Include the Following...
• Choice of Potato or Rice
• Seasonal Fresh Vegetables
• Fresh Assorted Corner Bakery Rolls with Butter
• Fresh Brewed Beverages




Cocktail Reception
4 Hour Reception with 3 Hours Premium Open Bar...
  (upgraded from house liquor)

• Champagne Toast for Entire Room
• Complimentary Ice Carving

Hor D'Oeuvres
Display (included in first hour)...
• Elaborate Display of Vegetables, Fruit &
  Cheese with Dips &Crackers
Your Choice of Butlered Hors D'Oeuvres*...
• Tomato Bruschetta with Feta Cheese
• Water Chestnuts or Scallops wrapped in Bacon
• Mini Crab Cakes with Remoulade Sauce
• Smoked Salmon on Cucumber Round with Dill Cream Cheese
• Oysters Casino - seasoned and baked to a golden brown
• Mixed Berry & Marscapone Cheese Bruschetta
• Spanikopita
*Quantity Based on 3 Pieces Per Person

Soup
• Wedding Soup

Intermezzo
• Choice of Lemon, Raspberry or Mango Sorbet
  served on frosted champagne glass with fresh orchid

Dinner
Choice of One of the Following Salads,
served with Bakery Fresh Rolls...

• Mixed Baby Greens with your choice of two Dressings
• Caesar Salad
• Mixed Baby Greens with Gorgonzola,
  Cranberries & Walnuts served with Raspberry Vinaigrette
• Fresh Spinach Salad with Warm Bacon Dressing

Your Choice of Two of the Following Entrees...
• Chicken Duxelle Encrout - Seared Chicken Breast served
  in Puff Pastry with Mushroom Duexelle on a pool of 
  Béchamel Sauce.
• Chicken Breast - Stuffed with Gouda Cheese
  and wrapped in Prochiutto
• Filet Mignon - 8 oz. Center Cut Filet with Tarragon
  infused Béarnaise Sauce
• Beef Wellington - Beef Tenderloin Filets with
  Mushroom Duxelle and wrapped in Puff Pastry
• Surf & Turf - 6 oz. Filet Mignon with choice of
  3 Jumbo Crab Stuffed Shrimp or Salmon Florentine
• Chilean Sea Bass - Fresh Filet served with
  light Lemon Sauce Beurre Blanc
• Grilled Sea Scallops - with Cognac Cream Sauce

Accompaniments
Your Choice of One of the Following ...

• Fingerling Potato
• Twice Baked Potato
• Duchess Potato
• Wild Rice Pilaf

Vegetables
Your Choice of One of the Following ...
• Green Bean Bundles
• Honey Glazed Fresh Baby Carrots
• Fresh Seasonal Vegetables




Cocktail Reception
4 Hour Reception with 3 Hours Premium Open Bar...
  (upgraded from house liquor)

• Champagne Toast for Entire Room

Hor D'Oeuvres
Display (included in first hour)...
• International Cheese Display with Gourmet Crackers
• Elaborate Fruit & Vegetable Displays with Dips
• Complimentary Ice Carving with Shrimp Display
  (2 pieces per person)
Your Choice of Butlered Hors D'Oeuvres*...
• Tomato Bruschetta with Feta Cheese
• Scallops wrapped in Bacon
• Mini Crab Cakes with Remoulade Sauce
• Smoked Salmon on Cucumber Round with Dill Cream Cheese
• Oysters Casino - seasoned and baked to a golden brown
*Quantity Based on 3 Pieces Per Person

Intermezzo
• Choice of Lemon, Raspberry or Mango Sorbet
  served on frosted champagne glass with fresh orchid

Accompaniments
Your Choice of One of the Following ...
• Fingerling Potato
• Twice Baked Potato
• Duchess Potato
• Wild Rice Pilaf

Vegetables
Your Choice of One of the Following ...
• Green Bean Bundles
• Honey Glazed Fresh Baby Carrots
• Fresh Seasonal Vegetables

Dessert
• Ice Cream served with your Wedding Cake
Dinner
Wine Service During Dinner
• Choice of 1 bottle Merlot or Cabernet & 1 bottle of
  Chardonnay per table

Appetizer or Soup..
• Wedding Soup
• Seafood Bisque
• Wild Mushroom Ravioli
• Fresh Salmon Plate

Choice of One of the Following Salads,
served with Bakery Fresh Rolls...

• Ambassador Signature - Garden fresh Zucchini, Romain
  Lettuce topped with Olives, Tomatoes & Parmesan Cheese
• Caesar Salad
• Mixed Baby Greens with your choice of two Dressings
• Mixed Baby Greens with Gorgonzola, Cranberries &
  Walnuts served with Raspberry Vinaigrette
• Fresh Spinach Salad with Warm Bacon Dressing

Your Choice of Two of the Following Entrees...
• Filet Mignon - 8 oz. Center Cut Filet with
  Tarragon infused Béarnaise Sauce
• Beef Wellington - Beef Tenderloin Filets with Mushroom
  Duxelle and wrapped in Puff Pastry
• Surf & Turf - 6 oz. Filet Mignon with choice of 3
  Jumbo Crab Stuffed Shrimp or Salmon Florentine
• Chilean Sea Bass - Fresh Filet served with light
  Lemon Sauce Beurre Blanc
• Grilled Sea Scallops - with Cognac Cream Sauce
• Chicken Duxelle Encrout - Seared Chicken Breast served
  in Puff Pastry with Mushroom Duxelle on a pool of
  Béchamel Sauce
• Roasted Cornish Game Hen - Choice of Wild Rice Pilaf
  or Herb Seasoned Stuffing




Cocktail Reception
4 Hour Reception with 3 Hours Open Bar...
• House Brand Liquors
• Beer & Wine
• Elaborate Display of Vegetables, Fruit &
  Cheese with Dips & Crackers (Included In First Hour)

Salads
Choice of One of the Following Served Salads...
• Mixed Baby Greens with House Dressing
• Caesar Salad
• Seasonal Fruit Salad
Choice of Two Salads on the Buffet...
• Fresh Fruit Salad
• Pasta Salad
• Broccoli & Bacon Salad
• Green Bean Salad

Buffet Entrées
Your Choice of Two of the Following...
• Breast of Chicken with Stuffing
• Chicken Marsala
• Beef Bourguignon
• Carved Ham with Fruit Sauce
• Roast Pork with Apple Brandy Sauce
• Baked White Fish with Lemon Butter
• Seafood Newburg

Accompaniments
Dinner Selections Include the Following...
• Seasonal Fresh Vegetables
• Choice of Potato or Rice Pilaf
• Choice of Pasta
• Fresh Assorted Corner Bakery Rolls with Butter
• Fresh Brewed Beverages




Cocktail Reception
4 Hour Reception with 3 HoursOpen Bar...
• House Brand Liquors, Beer & Wine
• Elaborate Display of Vegetables,
  Fruit & Cheese with Dips & Crackers (Included In First Hour)

Salads
Choice of One of the Following Served Salads...
• Mixed Baby Greens with House Dressing
• Caesar Salad
• Seasonal Fruit Salad
Choice of Two Salads on the Buffet...
• Fresh Fruit Salad
• Pasta Salad
• Broccoli & Bacon Salad
• Green Bean Salad

Dinner
Your Choice of Two Entrees...
• Herb Breast of Hen with Stuffing
• Chicken Cacciatore
• Chicken Teriyaki
• Baked Ham with Fruit Sauce
• White Fish Broiled in Wine Sauce
• Salmon with Dill Cream Sauce
• Shrimp Creole
• Vegetable or Meat Lasagna

Accompaniments
Dinner Selections Include the Following...
• Seasonal Fresh Vegetables
• Green Bean Almandine
• Choice of Potato or Rice Pilaf
• Fresh Assorted Corner Bakery Rolls with Butter
• Fresh Brewed Beverages
Hor D'Oeuvres*
Your Choice of Three of the Following...
• Spanikopita
• Mini Quiche
• Water Chesnut Rumaki
• Swedish Meatballs
• Mushroom Caps Stuffed with Spinach or Sausage
• Brie & Fresh Strawberries on Baguette Slices
*Quantity Based on 3 Pieces Per Person

Chef Station
Your Choice of One of the Following...
Carving Station:
• Carved Roast Sirloin of Beef
• Carved Hickory Turkey Breast
• Stir-Fry with Chicken or Beef
Pasta Station:
  Includes Your Choice of Two Pastas...
• Linguini
• Fettuccini
• Penne
• Tortellini
  Includes Your Choice of Two Sauces...
• Alfredo
• Marinara
• Olive Oil with Garlic
• Pesto




“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same” - Emily Brontë



We are known for our consistant quality and incredible service. We are ready to provide additional choices to
suit your tastes and we will be happy to do so. You will be amazed at the creations our Chef can prepare for you.


Appetizers:
▪ Soup Cup - fresh made from scratch
▪ Crab or Seafood Bisque
▪ Shrimp Cocktail - 3 large Shrimp with Cocktail Sauce
  and a Lemon Wedge served in a champagne glass
▪ Seafood Cocktail - Shrimp, Crab Meat, Lobster Meat
  and a Lemon Wedge served in a champagne glass

Salads
▪ Ambassador Signature Salad - thinly sliced Zucchini
  surrounding a bed of fresh chopped Romaine Lettuce,
  Kalamata Olives, Plum Tomatoes marinated in Olive Oil,
  Garlic and Basil
▪ Fresh Spinach Salad with warm Bacon Dressing
▪ Mixed Baby Greens with Gorgonzola, Cranberries &
  Walnuts served with Raspberry Vinaigrette

Intermezzo
• Choice of Lemon, Raspberry or Mango Sorbet
  served on frosted champagne glass with fresh orchid

Entrées
▪ Duet Plates - We offer several different options. Your Wedding
| Coordinator will help you with selections that are available

▪ 6 oz. Cold Water Lobster Tail
Starch
▪ Twice Baked Potato
▪ Tomato Basil Twice Baked Potato
▪ Grilled Sweet Potato Slices - fresh slices of tender Sweet
  Potato marinated in Myers Dark Rum & grilled to perfection


Vegetables
▪ Green Bean Bundles
▪ Asparagus Bundles


Wine Service With Dinner
▪ Merlot
▪ Cabernet
▪ Chardonnay
▪ Champagne Toast
▪ Asti Spumante
▪ Moet White Star


Additional Enhancements
▪ Lace Overlay - Beautiful white lace to enhance your table
▪ Centerpieces Silk arrangement with mirror
▪ Votives
▪ Gazebo - Decorating services available

“Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same” - Emily Brontë