General Manager: Logan Weatherly
Executive Chef: Mark Daniels

Office: (504) 468-6671

The Pontchartrain Center proudly presents Messina's Catering as its exclusive provider of food and beverage for all of our events.

The Messina Family has a rich history in the local area and boasts over 60 years of successful restaurant and catering operations.  Their knowledgeable team of professionals brings an exceptional food and beverage experience to the Pontchartrain Center.

Our catering menus include breakfasts, break items, boxed lunches, buffets, plated meals and receptions for any occasion; Mardi Gras balls, concerts, corporate meetings, consumer and trade shows, themed parties or other social events.  Whatever the cause for celebration our catering options are virtually unlimited.  Our talented chefs offer a variety of exceptional menu plans to meet any need, creative local New Orleans' delicacies, traditional regional favorites, as well as gourmet, nouvelle and ethnic cuisines.

Messina's is also the exclusive concessionaire for the Pontchartrian Center.  Our friendly and efficient team offers a full range of concession items at events that are open to the public.  No outside food and beverages are allowed and we accept all credit/debit and electronic transactions only, cash is no longer accepted.

The Messina's team is committed to catering excellence and creating memorable experiences that will last a lifetime.  Our meeting planners look forward to assisting you in achieving a successful event.

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