At Asa Ransom House, we realize that not every event is a formal affair. We offer a full-service Western New York receptions venue at our historic inn and restaurant, located in Clarence near Buffalo and Niagara Falls.

A Unique Concept for Our Western New York Reception Venue Near Buffalo, NY

For cocktail parties and rehearsal dinners, we suggest an inviting concept: our Roving Reception. This is an informal event with Center Hors d’Oeuvres Buffet, a Dessert Corner, Tea or Coffee, and Cocktails. It is perfect for 25-35 guests.

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Hors D’Oeuvres-

$19 per dozen
Mini Quiche Assortment
Chicken Almondine Tart
Chicken Curry Puff Pastry Pockets
Smoked Turkey , Orange and Cranberry Canape
Chicken Dijon and Apricot Canapé
Mediterranean Tuna in Filo Cup
Blue Cheese Mousse Crostini
Dill Cream Cheese Celery Crisp
Spinach Artichoke Crostini
Tuna Tartar on Truffled Chip
Goat Cheese and Leek Tart
Chicken Satay Skewers

$24 Per Dozen
Smoked Salmon Pinwheel
Beef w/ Bleu cheese & Horseradish on Pumpernickel
Mini Calzones
Shrimp Cocktail
Spinach Cheese Fillo Triangles
Seasonal Fresh Fruit Skewers
Asa Stuffed Mushrooms
Mini Crab Cakes
Bacon Wrapped Scallops
Portobello Strudels

Desserts (priced per dozen)

Chocolate Godiva Tarts ($23)
Raspberry Mousse in glass ($19)
Apple Pie Squares ( $14)
Carrot Cake Squares ( $16)
Mini Berry Tarts ($23)
Mini Cheesecakes ($18)
Chocolate Mousse in Chocolate shell ($24)

Wine and Cocktail Service

Fruit Punch – $29.95
Wine Punch – $43.95

A full bar is available. For House and Premium wines by the bottle, consult our complete wine book.

Seasonal Specialties

Fresh Fruit Daiquiris
Strawberry Mimosa
Plantation Cooler
Peach Melba
Brandy Egg Nog
Hot Wine Toddys
Assorted Cordials
Hot Brandy Apple Cider
Specialty Coffees

Private Parties & Showers

Asa Ransom House makes an elegant party venue in Western New York for showers, brunches, teas and more.  Our location near Buffalo and Niagara Falls is secluded, yet convenient.

Our dining room holds up to 45 and has a minimum requirement depending on the day and season. If there is an item or service you do not see, but wish for us to provide, please ask. We would be delighted to accommodate all your requests. We look forward to working with you on your event, please contact Abigail with any further questions.

Catering Prices for Our Party Venue in Western New York

Full Country Breakfast / Brunch $23.95
Fresh fruit, muffins and pastries, choice of entree, juice and coffee

Three Course Afternoon Tea $26.95
Traditional finger sandwiches, scones with jam & Devonshire cream and a dessert sampler plate, along with your choice of tea

Afternoon Lunch Selections $23-26
Entree selection, mixed green salad or soup, homemade muffins & rolls and coffee or tea

View all our sample catering menus: Afternoon Tea | Brunches | Luncheons