We want your wedding to be perfect, so let us help you make the day all the more memorable. Our experienced, professional and friendly staff at the Hilton Garden Inn Carlsbad Beach will ensure the ultimate in food quality along with exquisite and flawless coordination of all the details of your wedding day. From seating to menu planning, music to cake decoration, down to the champagne toast, we want you to feel like a guest at your own reception.

For more information, please either contact us directly at 760-476-0800 or use our convenient event planner to be put in touch with an event specialist.

Our Wedding Reception Packages Include:

  • Overnight king size guestroom for the bride and groom
  • A beautifully customized wedding cake
  • Complimentary Champagne toast and cake cutting
  • A professional catering manager to conduct the events of the day so you can feel like a guest at your own wedding reception
  • One hour open bar – Call brand liquor, wines and beers
  • Cold Hors D ’Oeuvres – includes deluxe selection of assorted fresh vegetables with herb dip and imported and domestic cheese display with fresh berries
  • Tray Passed Hors D 'Oeuvres (select four)
    • Petite Vegetable Egg Rolls with Dipping Sauce
    • Chicken Wellingtons
    • Beef Satay
    • Chicken Satay
    • Chicken Quesadilla Cornucopias
    • Coconut Crunchy Shrimp with Thai Peanut Sauce
    • Gyoza Pot Stickers with Dipping Sauce
    • Scallops Wrapped in Bacon
    • Cheese Stuffed Artichokes
    • Crab Cakes

We offer an extensive and fully-catered menu for our wedding receptions. Here’s a preview of the many options we can provide.

  • Appetizer
  • Soup du Jour
  • Starter Selection (Select One)
    • Caesar Salad
    • Garden Salad
    • Baby Spinach Salad

Entrée Selections (Select One)
All entrees served with Seasonal Fresh Vegetables, Choice of Garlic and Herb Roasted Potatoes, Wild Rice, Cheddar Hash Cakes, or Parmesan Orzo Pasta; Freshly Baked Rolls & Butter; Freshly Brewed Columbian Coffee, Decaffeinated Coffee, and Assorted Teas.

  • Chicken Marsala
    • grilled breast of chicken with sautéed forest mushrooms and our creamy marsala sauce.
      *best paired with Robert Mondavi Private Selection Pinot Noir
  • Sesame Crusted Chicken
    • breast of chicken crusted with sesame seeds with a sweet soy sauce.
      *best paired with Robert Mondavi Private Selection Sauvignon Blanc
  • Breast of Chicken
    • stuffed with spinach, pine nuts, and sun dried tomatoes with garlic and balsamic gastrique.
      *best paired with Robert Mondavi Private Selection Pinot Noir
  • Filet of Salmon
    • seared farm raised Atlantic salmon with a light panko crust and honey soy ginger glaze.
      *best paired with Robert Mondavi Private Selection Sauvignon Blanc
  • Pesto Prawns
    • pesto marinated prawns with a lemon cream sauce.
      *best paired with Sterling Vintner’s Collection Chardonnay
  • Prime Rib
    • slow roasted peppercorn crusted prime rib of beef au jus.
      *best paired with Robert Mondavi Private Selection Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Roasted Tri Tip
    • tri tip of beef with black pepper and berry compote.
      *best paired with Rodney Strong Merlot
  • Filet Mignon
    • with merlot reduction.
      *best paired with Penfolds Shiraz


Carlsbad Beach Wedding Buffet

  • Fresh Sliced Fruit Display
  • Wild Baby Greens w/ Assorted Dressings
  • House Ceasar Salad
  • Tri-Color Tortellini Salad
  • Tomato Basil Salad
  • Spinach and Bleu Cheese Salad
  • Roastet Tri Tip of Beef
  • Grilled Chicken with Marsala Sauce and Wilted Spinach
  • Seared Chicken Breast with Mushroom Basil Sauce
  • Steamed Mussels in White Wine Broth
  • Seared Salmon with Honey Soy Glaze and Asparagus
  • Three-Cheese Baked Penne Pasta with Marinara
  • Fettuccine Alfredo
  • Garlic and Herb Roasted Potatoes
  • Mashed Potatoes
  • Wild Rice with Pine Nuts
  • Jasmine Rice Steamed with Lemongrass
  • Parmesan Orzo Pasta
  • Fresh Seasonal Vegetables
  • Freshly Baked Rolls and Butter
  • Freshly Brewed Colombian Coffee
  • Decaffeinated Coffee
  • Assorted Teas