Aetna Hose, Hook, & Ladder Co.
Aetna Banquet Hall
400 Ogletown Road
Newark, De 19711

(302) 454-3305


Aetna Banquet Hall can be rented for many different events such as weddings, parties or trade shows. Please contact Tracy Sweetman at (302) 650-6697 or to book your event!

Prices & Options

*Prices are Non-Negotiable and No Refunds on Deposits*

Hall Rental: $550 (5 Hours)

Deposit is Due when Menu is selected.

Final payment is due no later than five business days before function with final count.
(Sorry, No Exceptions)

Any items not mentioned on our web page or brochure should be discussed with the Hall Manager.

Buffet Options and Prices:
(Prices are Per Person)

Choice of Meat, One Potato, One Vegetable, Rolls & Butter, Relish Tray, Coffee and Teas

One Hot Meat: $15
One Hot Meat & One Cold Meat: $17
One Hot Meat & One Cold Meat with Cheese: $18
Two Hot Meats: $19
Extra Vegetable: $1.50
Fruit Cup: $1.75

Potato Chips & Pretzels: $2.00
Potato Chips, Pretzels, Mints and Nuts: $2.50

Ice Cream or Sherbert: $2.00
Assorted Pies & Cakes: $3.50
Vegetable Tray with Dips: $3.00

Pepperoni, Cheese and Crackers: $3.00
Fruit Tray (Seasonal): $3.50
Assorted Hot Hors d'oeuvres: $4.50
Mini Meat Balls and Mini Hotdogs: $3.00

Additional Options:
Open Bar (4.5 Hours): $13 Per Person
Cake Cutting: $75

Complete China Settings Available at an Additional Charge
All Prices are Subject to Change due to Market Prices.

Menu Selections

Hot Meats:
Roast Beef with Au Jus
Baked Virginia Ham
Stuffed Chicken Breast
Chicken Cordon Blue
Stuffed Shells
Italian Meatballs

Cold Meats:
Roast Beef
Baked Virginia Ham
Roast Turkey


Twice Baked

Green Beans
Green Beans with Almonds
Green Beans with Mushrooms
Buttered Corn
Peas & Carrots
Baked Beans
Broccoli with Cheese
Lima Beans
Peas & Onions

Relish Tray:

Assorted Olives & Pickles
Assorted Rolls & Butter

Coffee, Hot Tea, and Iced Tea (Seasonal)

Anything may be added to the menu for an additional charge.