Capital One Arena

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Capital One Arena Catering Resources

Everything you need to know about suite catering

You book a private suite at Capital One Arena and are counting down the days until your event. Don’t miss out on the amazing benefit of in-suite catering and be sure to order for you and your guests ahead of time. SuiteHop has some tricks of the trade to ensure that you can order exactly what you desire for your guests all while staying within your budget.

Visitors to Washington DC expect top-notch dining and that is no exception when you are a guest in a Capital One Arena suite. Aramark ensures that catering in every suite is of the highest quality. Choose from local options, arena classics, and gourmet choices. You can pick from preset menus or create something totally unique thanks to an abundance of choices on their catering menu.

Drinks, snacks, and dinner can all be served to you without you ever leaving your private suite. SuiteHop has made it a breeze to navigate the catering process. Please don’t hesitate to reach out to SuiteHop for assistance.

Contact Info

Ordering Deadline

2 Business Days Before Event by 4:00 PM

If you miss the deadline, you may order off the limited selection day-of-event menu inside your suite.

SuiteHop Recommended Capital One Arena Catering Menu

Ordering catering is a complex and confusing process. To help extend your catering budget, we recommend selecting family-style items (such as pulled pork) instead of individual portions (steak). Most catering menus, including those at Capital One Arena, require a minimum order of 6 portions. You do not have to order a portion for every guest you are expecting to attend.

Desserts often come with multiple items per person, and a full 20 person order may mean you have three times as many cookies as you need. There will always be options available for reorder when you are in the suite, so do not worry about not having enough food!

Recommended Menu at Capital One Arena

  • Fresh Popped Popcorn
  • Kettle Chips & Dip
  • Artisan Cheese & Charcuterie
  • Greek Salad
  • Manh Mi Sandwich
  • Pulled Pork Sliders
  • Logan's Half Smoked
  • Bavarian Pretzel Sticks
  • Crave-Worthy Super Chocolate Chip Cookies
  • 12 Non-Alcoholic Beverages
  • 24 Assorted Beers
  • 1 Bottle of Wine

This menu feeds 20 guests. It is based on Capital One Arena Catering offerings the Colosseum Package costing around $1,150, not including service fees or taxes. Items are subject to availability.


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Getting the Most of Your Suite Catering at Capital One Arena

Pro Tips from Suite Experts

Don’t be left in the dark about the complexities of a catering order and end up with a surprisingly expensive bill at the end of the evening. We’ve compiled a list of our top Suite Catering Tips for Capital One Arena.

  • Be aware of the service fees. An additional 22% + applicable sales tax is added to your final bill to cover service costs from Aramark.
  • Gratuity is not included. Service fees are not considered gratuity for your suite attendant.
  • If you miss the catering deadline, you can order from the day-of-event menu. These menus are often a smaller selection.
  • Catering portion sizes may be misleading. As a rule, you may not wish to order a serving for every guest in your suite. Family-style items, like pizza or pulled pork, can often serve a larger group. We recommend ordering for a max of 12 guests (when planning a 20 person suite) and determining if additional items are needed during your event.
  • Don’t miss the ordering cut-off for additional alcohol. Your suite attendant may notify you of last call.
  • Hockey games stop serving at the end of the 2nd period.
  • Basketball games stop serving at the end of the 3rd quarter.
  • Concerts stop serving 1 (one) hour before the end of the show.

Important note: There is no refund for food or drinks that are not consumed. We recommend ordering conservatively and paying attention to what your guests are consuming before reordering.