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54 St James Street Conference, Meeting and Events Catering

Refreshments and delicious catering is offered through our onsite catering partners Siren, who provide homemade and sophisticated food to meet all your conference, meeting and event needs. Please download our menu of ethical and locally sourced food (downloadable PDF) . Siren’s team of chefs are able to produce everything from a small finger buffet to a full banquet menu. If you have any specific dietary requirements they will work with you to ensure that your menu meets the needs of your guests.

To discuss all of your catering needs please speak to our conference team and they will advise and book all your room, catering and other requirements please call 0151 706 8100 or email venue@thewo.org.uk


Conferencing, Meeting and Events Catering Menu

Siren Catering @ 54 St James Street provide healthy, vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options



Tea & Coffee – £1.20 / Tea, Coffee & Biscuits - £1.50

Fresh filter coffee and selection of breakfast & herbal teas

Jugs of Fresh Fruit Juice or Cordial - £2.00 (per 1L jug)

Orange/Apple/Cranberry juice or Blackcurrant/Orange Cordial

Bottled Still & Sparkling Mineral Water - £2.50(750ml bottle)

Bottled beer/ Glass of Red/White Wine - £3.50

House Red/White Wine - £12.50 btl

Prosecco - £16.50 btl

Jugs of Cocktail- £17.50 (1 litre)

Mojito/ Sangria/ Strawberry vodka cooler/ Pimms

Jugs of Mocktail (Non-alcoholic) - £4.95 (1 litre)

Pomegranate sangria/ Strawberry & rose lemonade/ Ginger beer, lime & mint

Chilled tap water and glasses can be provided with all catering bookings free of charge.



Fresh Danish Pastries - £1.50

Bacon, Sausage or Veggie Sausage Rolls - £3.00

Breakfast Platter - £3.50

Selection of Danish pastries, blueberry muffins and fresh fruit.



Sandwich Platter - £3.95

Selection of our deliciously filled sandwiches on a mix of white & granary breads.

1 full sandwich per person plus crisps

Filling examples; Roast chicken & lemon mayonnaise/ Bacon, lettuce & tomato/ Cheddar & red onion (v)/ Ham, mustard & salad/ Egg mayonnaise (v)/ Hummus & beetroot (vv)/

Ham, cheddar & caramelised onion chutney/ Cream cheese, roast pepper & pesto (v)/ Blackened chicken & sweet chilli mayonnaise/ Feta cheese & fresh tomato (v)


Sandwich & Wrap Platter - £4.95

1 full sandwich & half a wrap per person plus crisps/ Fillings as above

Finger Food, Sandwich & Wrap Selection - £6.75 (6 person min)

Selection of sandwiches & wraps as above and finger foods such as; Morrocan chicken skewers/ Spanish tortilla (v)/ Sweet potato & pea samosas (vv)/

Chorizo sausage rolls/ Feta & pesto tarts (v)/ Bacon & brie tarts/ Goats cheese & chutney tarts(v)/ Chicken spring rolls/ Vegetable spring rolls (v)


Bowl of Homemade Soup of Day (v) with bread roll - £3.50

Add a cup of soup to our lunch platters - £1.95


Add Bowls of Salad (v) -

Large Bowl (serves approx. 12 people) - £14.95 per bowl

Small Bowl (serves approx. 6 people) - £7.95 per bowl

Garden Salad w/ balsamic dressing/ New potato salad w/ creamy mustard dressing Pesto & roast pepper pasta salad/ Cous cous salad w/ fresh parsley & lemon dressing


Platter of Homemade Chocolate Brownie & Lemon Drizzle Cake - £1.95

Scones with Fresh Cream & Strawberry Jam - £1.50

Platter of Fresh Fruit - £1.95

Handcooked Crisps - 80p


Simple Sandwich Package - £4.95

Selection of Sandwiches (1 sandwich per person), Homemade Brownie

& Lemon Drizzle Cake, Fresh Fruit & Crisps.


Luxury Lunch Package - £9.95

Finger Food, Sandwich & Wrap Selection, Homemade Brownie & Lemon Drizzle Cake, Fresh Fruit and Jugs of Fruit Juice or Bottled Mineral Water.

Our packages can be added to at an additional cost


Delegate Packages

Package One - £8.95

Morning - Tea & Filter Coffee with Biscuits

Lunch – Tea & Filter Coffee, Simple Sandwich Package & Fruit Juice or Cordial Afternoon - Tea & Filter Coffee with Biscuits


Package Two - £14.95

Morning - Tea & Filter Coffee with Biscuits, Danish Pastries and Fruit Juice

Lunch – Sandwich Platter, Choice of Salad (as above) & Fresh Fruit Tea & Filter Coffee and Fruit Juice or Cordial

Afternoon - Tea & Filter Coffee with Homemade Brownie & Lemon Drizzle Cake


Package Three - £21.95

Unlimited Tea & Filter Coffee Throughout the Day

Morning - Danish Pastries, Fresh Fruit & Fruit Juice Bacon, Sausage or Veggie Sausage Rolls

Lunch - Finger Food, Sandwich & Wrap Selection, Choice of salad (as above), Homemade Brownie & Lemon Drizzle Cake

Fresh Fruit & Fruit Juice, Cordial or Bottled Mineral Water Afternoon – Scones with Fresh Cream & Strawberry Jam


All of our packages can be added to at an additional cost



Hot Buffet - £4.95

A choice of 1 meat & 1 vegetarian dish from the options below, plus 2 accompaniments.

(£1 supplement for 2 meat dishes, no vegetarian)



Pulled pork chilli Chicken & chorizo Stew Beef scouse

Chicken or Beef Thai curry Chicken or Beef Casserole Chicken or Beef Enchiladas Beef Lasagne

Chicken, Mushroom & Spinach Pie Cottage Pie w/ Sweet Potato Mash Grilled Chicken & Veg Kebabs



'Turlu Turlu' (North African ratatouille with chickpeas) Vegetable and cashew Thai curry Sweet potato & Spinach Tagine Roasted Vegetable Lasagne Mushroom, Leek & Kale Pie Vegetable Enchiladas, Lentil Pie w/ Sweet Potato Mash Tomato & Basil Pasta Bake Grilled Halloumi & Veg Kebabs



Rice Chips

Bread basket & butter Mixed Garden Salad

New potatoes in herb butter


Add 4 x finger foods for £4.95pp, choose from:

Moroccan chicken skewers, Italian beef meatballs, Chorizo sausage rolls, Chicken spring rolls, Swedish turkey meatballs, Pork empanadas, Chicken fajita wraps, Vegetarian spring rolls (v)

Mixed tartlets: bacon & brie, feta & pesto (v), goats cheese & onion chutney (v)

Tomato & basil bruschetta (v) Hummus & roasted veg wraps (vv) Sweet potato & pea samosas (vv) Feta & spinach filo rolls (v) Falafel (vv)


ADD 3 salads for £2.00pp, choose from:

Pesto & roast pepper pasta (v),  Spiced cous cous salad (v) Creamy potato salad with mustard dressing (v),             Crunchy fennel & apple slaw (v), Garden salad with balsamic dressing (v), Greek salad (v)


Luxury Buffet - £16.95

A choice of hot dishes & accompaniments as before, plus 4 x finger foods (from either the standard or luxury options), 3 x salads, dips and crudités, and whole side of salmon with lemon & parsley OR sliced roast beef with horseradish sauce.

Additional luxury finger food options;

Grilled asparagus wrapped in parma ham, King prawns in garlic, parsley & white wine Fresh figs with goats cheese & honey (v) , Lamb koftas & tahini sauce, Smoked salmon crostini, Ham hock, mustard & watercress crostini

Additional luxury salad options;

Green beans & mange tout with almonds & orange (v) Curried roast cauliflower with sultanas (v)

Caprese salad - tomato, buffalo mozzarella & fresh basil (v) Roast butternut squash, spinach & beetroot with sunflower seeds (v)

Chicken caesar with baby gem lettuce & garlic croutons



£1pp per canapé

Chorizo Sausage Rolls, Falafel (v), Italian beef meatballs, Swedish turkey meatballs, Pork empanadas, Moroccan chicken skewers,

Sweet potato and pea samosas (v), Tomato & basil brushetta (v,) Feta & Spinach filo rolls (v,) Stilton and onion chutney tartlets (v)

Mini chocolate brownie, Chocolate dipped strawberries, Mini scones with jam & cream, Mini rocky road.


£1.50pp per canapé

Mini beef burgers Asparagus wrapped in parma ham, King prawn skewers,  Lamb koftas with tahini dip Smoked salmon crostini, Ham hock & watercress crostini.

Caprese courgette rolls (v) Cheddar scones with red onion jam & goats cheese cream (v)

Mini raspberry pavlova, Mini lemon curd tarts, Mini chocolate ganache tarts


Sharing platters

Nibbles - £1.95pp - Bloomer with olive oil & balsamic vinegar, marinated olives, spiced nuts and pickled chillies.

Mezze - £3.95pp - Flat bread, dips, marinated olives, falafel, feta & roast veg skewers & sliced cured meats.

Cheese board - £4.95pp - Selection of cheeses, thick sliced ham, homemade chutney, crackers & grapes.


Afternoon tea

£11.95pp or £15.95 with a glass of Prosecco.

A selection of delicate finger sandwiches, homemade cake & brownies, scone with fresh cream & jam, homemade shortbread and fresh strawberries served with tea or filter coffee.

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