Catering & Cakes

Here at Polka Dot we have a variety of menu options from standard run of the mill menu’s to healthier menu options. We have tried to keep our healthier options still fun and include foods that the children actually eat.  If you can’t see a menu or additional items that suit your needs please just speak to us.

Included in all our standard party packages is a choice of the Standard Menu or Vegetarian Menu. Other menu’s or additional items are at an additional cost.

Please note that catering orders must be finalised by 4pm on the Tuesday before your party.  However please always ask if you have any requests after this date and we can see what we can do.

Standard Party Menu (included in package)

  • Party pies
  • Party sausage rolls
  • Potato chips
  • Lollies
  • Fairy bread
  • Water

Vegetarian Party Menu (included in package)

  • Cheese and vegemite sandwiches
  • Vegetarian quiches or pastry puffs
  • Plain potato chips
  • Lollies
  • Fairy bread
  • Water

Healthier Fun Party Menu (Additional $2.50 per child)

  • Chicken Nuggets (Real chicken)
  • Cheese & vegemite sandwiches (wholemeal bread)
  • Fruit
  • Popcorn
  • Fairy bread (wholemeal bread and no artificial additives sprinkles)
  • Small amount of lollies
  • Water

Super Healthy Party Menu (Additional $4 per child)

  • Chicken Nuggets
  • Cheese & vegemite sandwiches (wholemeal bread)
  • Fruit Platter
  • Popcorn
  • Fairy bread (wholemeal bread and no artificial additives sprinkles)
  • Homemade healthy banana muffins
  • Yoghurt
  • Water

Children Optional Extras – If you prefer to just add a couple of things to the standard menu

  • Chicken Nuggets Platter (20 pieces) – $20.00
  • Cocktail Frankfurt Platter (20 pieces) – $15.00
  • Kosher mini frankfurts (20 pieces) – $20.00
  • Hot Chips Large Bowl – $15.00
  • Cheese, Vegemite or Jam Sandwich platter (20 pieces) – $20.00
  • Fruit Platter Small – $25, Fruit Platter Large – $40.00
  • Popcorn Bowl – $15.00
  • Hommus, carrot sticks and cracker platter – $15.00
  • Jelly cups – $1.50 each
  • Mini cupcake – $2.00 each
  • Cupcake buttercream icing – $3.50 each
  • Juice boxes – $1.50 each
  • Water bottles – $1.50 each

Additional Parent Catering Options

Below is a list of catering items available for parents attending your Polka Dot party. If you have booked a parents and children function package you will have a hot platter and sweet platter included in your package. If your party is over lunch or dinner we recommend you order some catering for your parents.

  • Party pies, sausage rolls and spinach/ricotta pastries platter – 45 pieces $40.00
  • Vegetarian quiches and spinach/ricotta pastries platter – 48 pieces $45.00
  • Seasonal Fruit Platter $40.00
  • Hommus and Tzatziki dips with carrot, celery and crackers – $30.00
  • Sweet stands including a variety of muffins and slices – $40.00
  • Sandwich platter – $65.00

Please note:

  • Additional catering must be ordered by the Tuesday 4pm before your party
  • Talk to us about any special dietary requirements or allergies
  • We are a nut free venue, although some foods may contain traces of nuts
  • Due to food health and safety regulations we can’t allow food to be brought in or taken out of the venue other than the birthday cake or take home gifts.
  • Gluten free menu available on request

Cakes and Cupcakes

Check out our amazing cupcakes, cakes and smash cake options, all at very reasonable prices.  If you have a cake idea in mind, or have been instructed by your little mister or miss as to what cake they would like, please send us an image and we can discuss it with you.  Check out our cake gallery to see just some of the cakes we can create for you Cake Gallery Page.

You are also more than welcome to bring your own birthday cake to a Polka Dot party, however please ensure there are no nuts in your cake. Cupcakes are very easy to serve and look really effective as a table centrepiece.

Cakes and cupcakes by Anthea

Check out our gallery for more Cake Gallery Page. Cakes vary in prices however we can do a nice simple small cake from as little as $60 or cupcakes from $4.





Cupcakes by Sofisticakes

With more than 15 flavours to choose from including, cookies and cream, strawberry cream, bubblegum, marshmellow, choc fudge, there is sure to be a flavour that your little one will love.

Mini Cupcakes – 2-3 bites $3.50

Large cupcakes – 4 – 5 bites – $5

Minimum order of 15 cupcakes

Smash Cakes by Naughty Nush

Designed to literally ‘smash and shatter’, these creative and popular chocolate ‘piñatas’ are personalised and hand made with layers of the finest chocolate in different designed shapes (in the form of a hollow shell), and then colourfully decorated and filled to the brim with an assortment of fillings inside.  Prices starting at $75.


Cakes orders must be ordered by 4pm on Tuesday the week of your party.  However for any urgent requests please let us know and we can see what we can do.

You don’t have to be having a party at Polka Dot to order a cake.  Just give us a call or send an email with your order details and you can select a day for pick up from 145 McKinnon Rd, McKinnon.  A $50 deposit is required for outside orders.