Chef Prepared

Chef Kitchens
Chef Meals
A Cut Above

We specialize in chef-prepared entrees and side dishes that will delight your taste buds and keep you energized all month long. Our Balducci’s chefs prepare healthy and indulgent dishes to satisfy all of your cravings.

Many of these items are also available through our Catering Services for your plan-ahead entertaining needs.

Services
Chef Prepared

Enjoy gourmet taste anytime with ready-to-eat dishes from our in-store chefs.

Bistro Meals

Build your own dinner with one entrée and two sides for a Chef Prepared restaurant-quality meal anytime!

Made Fresh Today

Choose from our fresh selection of sandwiches made with gourmet meats and cheeses.

Salad Bar

Mix up a delicious, fresh meal at our self-serve salad bar.

Mezze Bar

Enjoy Mediterranean dishes and full meals from our self-serve bar.

Hot Bar

Enjoy gourmet the easy way, with fresh dishes prepared daily by our in-store chefs.

Soups

Our signature soups are hearty, healthy and hot from the Kettle, made fresh daily.

Sandwiches

Design your own sandwich with selections from our gourmet meats and cheeses.

Seasonal Dishes

Bring the season's peak flavors to your table, inspired by fresh ingredients and modern flare.

Haricots Verts
With sautéed shallots and herbs Provencal.
Truffled Potatoes
Fingerling and red potatoes with sautéed mushrooms and red onions. Scented with truffle oil.
Muffaletta Sandwich
With mortadella, Genoa salami, cappicola, provolone, arugula, romaine and an olive salad. 8.5 oz
Beef Tenderloin Au Poivre
Seared beef tenderloin covered in cracked pepper, served with a rich cream sauce and topped with Gorgonzola cheese.
Caribbean Mango Chicken Salad
Grilled chicken, mango, bell pepper, cashews and Caribbean mango dressing served on mesclun mix. 8.75 oz
Steak, Gruyere & Sweet Onion Sandwich
Flank steak, caramelized onions and gruyere cheese are served warm on ciabatta bread.
Spicy Sautéed Cauliflower
Sautéed cauliflower is tossed with pinenuts and has a hint of spice.
Sweet & Spicy Tofu
Tofu is fried and tossed with sweet chili sauce, scallions, carrots and cilantro.
Jerk Chicken
Chicken is marinated in a spicy jerk sauce and grilled until tender.
Grilled Chicken BLT with Avovado
Grilled chicken, smoky bacon, creamy avocado, tomato, greenleaf and herb mayo on a Kaiser roll.
Chicken Waldorf Salad
Grilled chicken, grapes, caramelized walnuts, apples, blue cheese and balsamic vinaigrette served on mesclun mix.
Salmon, Quinoa & Lentil Grain Bowl
Grilled salmon, lentils, red & white quinoa, edamame, grape tomatoes, scallions, baby kale and a roasted shallot vinaigrette. 11.5 oz
Lemon Caper Shrimp
Poached shrimp are tossed in a lemon, caper and fresh herb dressing.
Citrus & Beets
Red onions, pistachios, cara cara oranges, fresh dill, goat cheese and golden beets.
Grapefruit Slaw
Kale, grapefruit, green cabbage, red onions, shredded carrots, red bell peppers, and a rice wine-lime-honey vinaigrette.
Winter Greens and Citrus Salad
Avocado, fennel, pistachios, blood oranges and oro blanco grapefruit with a roasted shallot vinaigrette. 8 oz
Citrus Glazed Salmon with Caramelized Blood Orange
Grilled Salmon is topped with a lemon, orange, lime glaze and a caramelized blood orange slice.
Chef Classics

Enjoy timeless fare that’s full of comfort and traditional flavors, sure to delight your taste buds and become a go-to favorite.

Chicken Parmesan
Our authentic version of the Italian classic features breaded chicken breast topped by our own marinara sauce and fresh mozzarella.
Citrus Glazed Grilled Salmon
A citrus glaze and caramelized lemon slices give our grilled Atlantic salmon its fresh, sweet, tangy flavor.
Maryland Crab Cakes
Our signature recipe features sweet lump crabmeat crafted into cakes with our house-made chipotle caper remoulade.
Beef Tenderloin
Always a favorite, we roast our juicy beef tenderloin to medium-rare perfection, seasoned with rosemary and slivers of crispy fried garlic.
Turkey Meatloaf
The ultimate comfort food, our savory turkey meatloaf is accented by carrots, mushrooms and onions.
Lasagna—Meat, Vegetarian or Cheese
Take your pick of our three varieties of lasagna, all made in the Italian tradition, with ricotta, mozzarella cheese, tomato sauce and Italian spices.
Lemon Garlic Shrimp
Delicious as an entrée or perfect on a salad or pasta, we marinate tender shrimp in garlic, lemon juice and parsley, skewer them, then grill them to smoky perfection.
Buttermilk Fried Chicken
Our special recipe makes our fried chicken tender and juicy with a crispy coating, always fried in pure canola oil.