(707) 509-0078

Wow your guests with amazing food served from

the world-famous Tri Tip Trolley!

(707) 509-0078



Alternative Catering, Wine Club Parties, Company Events, Wedding Receptions, After Parties, Winemaker Dinners, and nearly any kind of custom event you can envision!  If you’re looking for an exciting alternative to traditional, mediocre catering, TIPS Tri-Tip Trolley is it!

Would you like your own custom menu?  We can create any type of menu from simple quick-serve options starting at $15 per person to full, multi-course gourmet experiences.

Trolley Post Up -

Starting at $20 per person, $1500 minimum

  • Open menu post up – Guests can choose from entire trolley menu.

Winery table service

Let us bring a restaurant to you! Our mobile kitchen can produce anything. We have created a custom winery menu that you can pair with your wines and we will take orders in the tasting room and bring the food to your customers so that their tasting experience is at it’s best.

Sample winery menu

Tri Tip Bites with assorted sauces-

choice of two – Sweet Chipotle, Garlic Aioli or Chimichurri $14

Cheese & Charcuterie Board for 2-

Local cheese and charcuterie selctions. Ask server for details $26

Chicken Skewers-

Perfectly grilled and seasoned chicken on a skewers. 5 per order $14

Ceviche Shrimp Cocktail Tostados-

Farm Fresh shrimp ceviche in a delicious tostada $16

Vegetable or Tri-Tip Flatbread-

Beautiful farm fresh veggies or tri tip with mixed greens and chipotle sauce on grilled housemade flatbread $15

Trolley Box -

$20 per person $1500 minimum

  • Our world famous “cubed” Tri-Tip Sando (1/2 lb of tri-tip on a toasted roll with
    slaw & chipotle sauce)
  • Susie’s Salad (mixed greens, goat cheese, cranberries & candied almonds),
  • Grilled Veggies. (Gluten Free & Vegetarian Options Available).
  • Served Fast from the Trolley in biodegradable boxes with earth-friendly

Trolley Grand Buffet -

Starting at $32 per person, $1500 minimum

  • Cubed tri tip
  • Stuffed chicken breast with mushroom gravy
  • Mixed veggies with Jasmine rice
  • Susie Salad with mixed greens, pecans, cranberries, crumbled goat cheese and
    Tips Champagne vinaigrette
  • Sweet Jalapeno cornbread

BBQ Buffet-

Starting at $20 per person, $1500 minimum

  • Grilled Tri tip
  • Baked bean
  • Cole slaw
  • Sweet Jalapeno cornbread


SMALL BITES: $2-$4 (EACH) – Appetizers to get the party started!

  • NOLA Shrimp
  • BBQ Oysters
  • Bacon-wrapped Chorizo Dates
  • Sweet Corn Soup Shots
  • Beer Cheese Soup Shots
  • NOLA Gumbo
  • Black & Gold Deviled Eggs
  • BBQ Duck Johnny Cakes
  • Pork Belly Posole
  • Smoked Duck Shishito Relleno
  • Tri tip flatbread
  • Mac and cheese shotz


Note: 21% service charge included on all private events.



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How did you hear about us?


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What types of events do you cater?

We are a mobile kitchen and can bring the ambiance of the trolley as part of your event or we can do traditional catering at it’s freshest because we cook on site. We do Weddings, Corporate events, Staff appreciation, Film/Television/Commercial Sets, Holiday events, Festivals, Birthdays, Parties, Graduations, Church Gatherings, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Office Parties, Picnics, Tastings, Meetings, or Any Special Event!


What are your minimum requirements for catering events?

With limited exceptions, the minimum price for a catered event $1500. For drop-off orders, the minimum is $300(delivery fees may apply, depending on location).


Do you charge a travel fee?

There is no travel fee within a 30-mile radius of our Glen Ellen location; after that, there is a small fee per mile to help cover gas and other transportation costs. Please keep in mind the Trolley can’t travel all roads, our distances may be different than yours.


Does the customer need to provide plates, utensils, & napkins?

When serving from the truck, we provide disposable serving dishes, utensils, and napkins.


How far in advance do I need to book an event?

We require at least a week’s notice for catered events, though the sooner you book the better so you can secure your date.


When do you need a deposit vs. full payment?

· We require a $500 deposit to secure any event.
· Payment in full is required 72 hours prior to the event.
· If the event is canceled:
31 days or more prior to the event date: the full deposit will be refunded
15-30 days prior to the event date: 50% of the deposit will be refunded
4-14 days prior to the event date: the full deposit will be retained by us
3 days or less prior to the event: the full amount of the event will be retained/owed to us

What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept cash, credit cards, checks, or PayPal


**Our prices & minimums are subject to change at any time.