The Barking Dog Bethesda

4723 Elm Street, Bethesda, MD 20814


Catering Menu

The Barking Dog offers a full lunch and dinner menu featuring grilled seafood, steaks, pastas and salads. We will arrange a menu suited to your specific events needs. Catering and full bar service is available in house and at off site locations. Our private room is large enough for 250 guests. We can seat 125 guests for dinner. Please contact our Catering Manager for dinner or party packages. The Barking Dog's new Special Events Menu includes tasty platters that are designed for 20 or more guests.

Cold Appetizer Platters

Warm Appetizer Platters

Wings & Tenders

Sauces: Buffalo, Jamaican Jerk, Bourbon BBQ, Citrus BBQ, Teriyaki, Cajun Dry or Ancho Chipotle

Sandwich Platters

Each platter is intended to serve 10 guests. Available as wraps, on assorted breads or sliders. $110 per platter. Choose 3.


  • Turkey & Cheese
  • Ham & Cheese
  • Roast Beef & Cheese
  • Chicken Salad
  • Chicken Caesar
  • Vegetarian


  • House Smoked BBQ Chicken or Pork
  • Hot Turkey & Cheese
  • Hot Ham & Cheese
  • Grilled Chicken Breast (Herbs, BBQ, Cajun, Buffalo)
  • Mini Grilled Cheese with Tomato and Bacon
  • Tacos (Beef, Chicken, Pork, Fish or Vegetarian
  • Veggie Burgers

Hot Entrees

Sold by 1/2 pans, feeds 8-10

Green Salads

Additions: Grilled Chickenm Steak or Shrimp

Sides - Cold

Cold options sold by the pound

Sides - Hot

Hot options sold per person

Children's Buffet

Sliders (Burger, BBQ Chicken, BBQ Brisket or Pulled BBQ Pork), Pigs in a Blanket, Chicken Tenders, Potato Tots, Pizza, French Fries, Sweet Potato Fries, Tacos, Pasta Bar and Ice Cream Bar

Charges for children will be based on menu selections.

The Barking Dog will also assist in creating a full dinner menu for your event. A full bar option is also available on both floors.

Price on menu does not include Maryland sales tax of 6% or gratuity of 20%. We accept Visa/Master Card, American Express and Discover. Personal checks accepted for catering. Room fees may apply.

Credit Card Payment Options

Shout Outs

Thank you and your staff for the great job you did on January 14th for the event we put on for Martin O'Malley. Your entire staff was attentive to our ever-changing needs. The food was delicious and the bartenders and servers were excellent. Thank you for lending us your expertise with the menu and bar selections.

MD Governor O'Malley's Election Campaign