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Welcome to The Sunset Events of Malibu!

The Sunset is Los Angeles‟s beach wedding ceremony & reception destination venue.
Voted My Fox LA‟s “2007 Best Wedding Venue”, “2008 2nd Best Wedding Venue”, “2008 Best of Los Angeles
Project Wedding”, and chosen as the ultimate swanky wedding destination by the WE channel drapes the
stage as to why the Sunset‟s seductive and exclusive setting is unrivaled in Southern California. A picturesque
"beach house" with a stunning backdrop of the sea is the perfect home for special occasions and delicious
dining experiences year round. Deemed the hidden gem of Malibu by many, it's no wonder dolphins frolic just
yards from your seat.

Couples from around the globe choose The Sunset for their magical setting by the sea. It is one of the few
places to be married in the sand in Malibu and offer a chic yet cool vibe reception space steps from the
ceremony site. Its boutique setting has been home to wrap parties, corporate sponsored dinners, food and
wine festivals, fundraisers and many other social events. Past clients include well-known non-profit
organizations such as the Surfrider Foundation, Free Arts for Abused Children, and „Child help‟ with The Malibu
Wine Classic.

The Sunset supports our environment and our oceans.
We have earned a 100% score and received a Clean Bay Restaurant Certification from the City of Malibu‟s
Environmental Program.

Enclosed please find our 2010/2011 PRIVATE-SUNSET EVENTS PRICING PACKET that include frequently asked
questions, general pricing, general information, and menus selections.

We welcome the opportunity of showing you The Sunset.

Kindly, contact us at your earliest convenience so we may arrange for your visit.

Warmest Wishes,

The Sunset Events Team

General Information
Address:                   The Sunset Restaurant Events Department
                           6800 Westward Beach Road
                           Malibu, CA 90265
Phone:                     310.589.2027 events department 310.589.1008 (facsimile)

Office Contact:            Samantha Douglas

Office Hours:              Tuesday-Friday        9:30am to 5:30pm               May-October
                           November-April        Tuesday, Thursday-Sunday       10am to 5pm

Minimum Guest Count:       Tuesday-Thursday              15 eve
(ADULTS)                   Friday                        40 eve/day
                           Saturday                      75 eve
                                                         25 day
                           Sunday                        50 eve – 60 eve for PCH
                                                         25 day
Max Guest Count:           Sit Down                      120 event room with a dance floor space
                           Sit Down                      150 (combo of indoor patio, lounge, event room or
                                                         tent) no dance floor space
                           Cocktail Reception            200 no tent, occupying
                                                          indoor patio/event room/lounge

                           BY-CASE BASIS AT OUR DISCRETION.

Wine Selection:            tbd upon your selection from our wine list or corkage $15
Champagne Selection:       tbd upon your selection from our wine list or corkage $15

Tenting:                   Subject to availability. Please speak with Director of Events
                           All tenting must secured 3 months prior to your event. All tent structures must be
                           constructed by The Sunset Restaurant only. Outside vendors are not allowed to
                           tent/or build structures in the parking lot.
                           Linen/Lighting/Permit/Chairs/Décor/Fees are additional and are subject to
                           additional policies
Time Allotted per Event:   Fours Hours daytime events 10am – 2pm
                           Six Hours evening events (additional hours may be purchased)

Day Event:                 10am-2pm
Evening Event:             Starting From 4pm.
                           All bars and music end ½ hour before contracted end time.
Handicap Accessible:       All rooms/restrooms are handicap accessible as well as the beach if you select
                           the platform aisle
Additional Fees:
Indoor Lounge:             $5,000 for 6 hours
Indoor Patio:              $3,000 for 6 hours & $ 1,000 2 hours
North White Room:          $500
South White Room:          $500
Valet:                     $150 per attendant, mandatory one attendant for every 25 guests

Service Charge:            20% is based on subtotal before taxes.
                           Clients are subject to set service charge when discounts are applied.
Tax:                       This is subject to change at present it is 9.75%
Security:                  $35/hour per officer (required for bar/bat mitzvah/wrap parties)
Corkage Fee;               $15
Holding a date:            Dates can only be held once you have had a meeting with one of the Events
                           team members and holds are for 48 hours only.
Wine/Champagne (by bottle) $tbd (our wine/champagne list is presented to you 4-months prior to your event
                           or at your tasting) the special priced wine/champagne noted below each menu
                           is guaranteed throughout the year. Wine List in the restaurant is subject to
                           availability if requested for an event.
Additional Rentals:        Speak with Events Department

Booking Process:

First Deposit:              10% down or $1500 on Grand Total of Original Catering Agreement. Non-
                            Refundable Signed Documents including Catering Agreement & Catering
                            Policies. Sunset will issue their Booked Folder with a vendor list upon receipt of
                            these items.

Second Deposit:             Same amount as first deposit due 4-months prior to event date. Non-Refundable
                            (late booking; 50% due at time of booking. Non-Refundable)

Final Guest Count:          Due 20-days before event date at Final Meeting/ Wedding or Event Coordinator

Final Balance:              Due 14-days before event date


                                        ROMANTIC SETTING - DELECTABLE CUISINE
                                        GRACIOUS SERVICE -               GREAT VALUE!!!

                                              THE ALL INCLUSIVE
                                               WEDDING PACKAGE
The package includes site rental and setup for both your ceremony and reception areas We provide all tables, chairs
& linens, glassware, silverware and china. Including white linen colors for the tablecloths and napkins. Bridal
Room included for 3 hours up till ceremony time.

CEREMONY      - included
A white raised aisle runner covered in white fabric and setup of beach chairs on platforms is provided. This also
includes your beach permits and insurance liability.

MEAL SERVICE - included
Choice of a Formal Sit-down Dinner or Elegant Buffet Food Stations for over 150 guests.

BAR SERVICE - included
The package includes three (3) hours of unlimited beer, wine, champagne and soda service. Also includes orange
juice, iced tea, coffee, decaf, and hot tea. Champagne toast & Premium Liquor are available for an additional Fee –
see upgrades page 10.

The Catering Manager will oversee your event with our Events Staff. Including a Banquet Manager and Captain. Full
service wait staff, as well as bartender.

All packages include 6-hour use of the Event Room and Outdoor Lounge with bar set-up, heat lamps and umbrellas
provided. Additional rooms within the restaurant be can also be purchased.

Price listed is per person. Prices do not include 20% service charge, current sales tax and private valet (1 valet
required for every 25 guests @ $150 per valet) Prices are subject to change without notice.

2010 and 2011 Events
 0 - 36 guests             $ 98.00    per person inclusive
36 – 75 guests             $ 97.00    per person inclusive
75 – 150 guests      $    96.00   per person inclusive


Client to Provide:
Wedding Cake, Flowers, Entertainment, Photographer, Clergy and Day-of Coordinator
Please note Service Charge is NOT a Gratuity and is subject to sales tax.

                           ALL INCLUSIVE
                                  SIT DOWN MENU

                                       FIRST COURSE
                                         Select one

                  Mixed greens, candied walnuts, radish, citrus vinaigrette
                         Baby romaine Caesar, shaved Parmesan

                                        Select One

                         WILD MUSHROOM BREAST OF CHICKEN
                       Naturally raised free-range breast of chicken
                                   Wild mushroom cream
                        Garlic mashed potatoes, grilled asparagus

                          Crusted breast of free-range chicken,
                         Red wine risotto and sautéed asparagus

                                SEARED ATLANTIC SALMON
                      Pan seared Atlantic salmon, citrus buerre blanc,
                        Garlic mashed potatoes, grilled asparagus

                                    PENNE MARINARA
                  Penne pasta tossed in homemade marinara, eggplant,
                                  Fresh mozzarella, basil

                               FARFALLE PASTA WITH CHICKEN
                      farfalle, sun dried tomato cream sauce, grilled
                                chicken, pine nuts, parmesan

                  This is a set menu, with all guests having the same meal,
Selections are made in advance by the bride and groom, and need to be given to the Events
                               department at your final meeting.

              Your cake is served as dessert and there is no cake-cutting fee.

             VEGETARIAN MENU
                    FIRST COURSE
Scarborough farms baby arugula, apples, hazelnut crusted
            Goat cheese, red wine essence

                        Select one

                       FARO RISOTTO
        Faro risotto, wild mushroom and pecorino

      farfalle, sun dried tomato cream sauce, grilled
                chicken, pine nuts, parmesan

        Seasonal vegetable lasagna, basil puree
                  Mascarpone cream


                   PENNE MARINARA
 Penne pasta tossed in homemade marinara, eggplant,
                 Fresh mozzarella, basil

      farfalle, sun dried tomato cream sauce, grilled
                chicken, pine nuts, parmesan

                         HORS D’OEUVRES
                     $3.75, 3 selections, 2 pieces per person
                     $7.50, 6 selections, 4 pieces per person
                                 45-minute service

                      caramelized onion, goat cheese tart
                    chicken skewers with spicy peanut sauce
                         beef skewers with hoi sin sauce
                               meatballs bbq sauce
                           tempura shrimp with ponzu
                  seasonal vegetable skewers with lemon aioli
                              bacon wrapped shrimp
                            tuna poke, wonton, ponzu
                          roasted vegetable quesadilla
                                 mini shrimp tostadas
                                      crab cakes
                               jidori chicken lollipops

Other HORS D’OEUVRES can be selected from the pacific menu and are priced by the dozen.

                     STATIONARY PLATTERS
                               Serves 50 people
                            FRESH VEGETABLE CRUDITE

                      Fresh vegetable service with assorted
                              Fresh dips and sauces
                                 $275 per platter

                             CHEESE DISPLAY
             Cheeses from around the world served with crackers
                              $275 per platter

                         FRESH SEASONAL FRUIT PLATTER

                Fresh fruit including berries and exotic selections
                                  $275 per platter

                               ALL INCLUSIVE
BASIC ALL INCLUSIVE BAR PACKAGE – unlimited beer wine, champagne & soft drinks for three (3) hours

Brands of this service are: Bud and Bud Light, Chardonnay Sycamore Lane CA, Cab Sauvignon
Vista Point, and Blanc de Blancs Brut Chamdeville.


- Beer upgrade to Heineken and Corona, Sierra Nevada         = $5.00 per person for 3 hours.
- To add additional hours to basic bar                       = $8.00 per guest per hour.
- To add a Champagne Toast                                   = $3.50 per guest


Upgrade the standard bar package to include Well Bar Spirits Liquors, Cordials, Juices, Mixers and all

-      For the first 3 hours    = $36.00 per guest for 3 hours
-      For every additional hour = $12 per guest per hour

Add Signature Cocktails - Add a Margarita, Mojito or Martini to the Standard bar package - $11 per


To add A La Cart menu to the „All Inclusive‟ is broken down as follows:

-      Westward Menu           = $46.00 per person
-      Zuma Menu               = $56.00 per person
-      Sunset Menu             = $76.00 per person

Add the unlimited Premium bar for your event, a total of 5 1/2 hours.

-      For the first 3 hours   = $20.00 per person.
-      For 5 1/2 hours         = $57.50 per guest per hour


Sunset Times   first day   last day   Sunset Times   first day   last day
2011           (pm)        (pm)       2012           (pm)            (pm)
January        4:53        5:21       January        4:55            5:23
February       5:22        5:47       February       5:24            5:49
March          5:48        7:11       March          5:50            7:13
April          7:12        7:34       April          7:14            7:36
May            7:35        7:57       May            7:37            7:59
June           7:58        8:08       June           8:00            8:09
July           8:08        7:55       July           8:09            7:55
August         7:54        7:21       August         7:55            7:21
September      7:20        6:40       September      7:20            6:39
October        6:38        6:02       October        6:38            6:02
November       6:01        4:43       November       6:01            4:44
December       4:43        4:53       December       4:44            4:54

Upgrade: Open Full Service Bars for 3 hours                                                          shots not included in full service bar

Well Bar                             $36 - Each additional hour is $12.00 per person
Vodka                        Gilbeys                                                   Well beverages range between $6-$10 per glass
Gin                          Seagrams,
Rum                          castillo-silver,
Tequila                      Juarez Blanco
Scotch/Bourbon/Whiskey       Early Times,
Beer                         Budweiser, Bud Light
Wine                         Chardonnay Sycamore Lane CA, Cab Sauvignon Vista Point CA
Champagne                    Chamdeville Brut
Cordials/Liqueurs            De Kuyper
Brandy/Cognac                Dows Port

Premium Bar                          $45 - Each additional hour is $15.00 per person
Vodka                        Ketel One, Stoli, Absolut,                                    Premium beverages range between $10-$14 per glass
Gin                          Bombay, Tanquery, Beefeater
Rum                          Malibu, Bacardi Light, Capt Morgan
Tequila                      Patron Silver
Scotch/Bourbon/Whiskey       Early Times, Dewars, VO Seagrams, Johney Walker, Canadian Club,
Beer                         Stella Artois, Bitburger, Heineken, Amstel light
Wine                         Sycamore Lane Chardonnay, Malibu & Malibu Sangiovese Vortex
Champagne                    Iron Horse Wedding Cuvee
Cordials/Liqueurs            Amaretto, Baileys, Midori, Peach Schnapps
Brandy/ Cognac               VS Courvoisier cognac

Sunset Bar                           $55 - Each additional hour is $18.00 per person
Vodka                        grey goose, chopin, belvedere, Hanger one                          Sunset beverages range between $15 + per glass
Gin                          Tanquery 10, Hendricks, Plymouth gin, Bombay Saffire
Rum                          Ten Cane, Meyers, Casa Noble, Tommy Bahamas Rum,
Tequila                      Cazadores, 1800, Don Julio
Scotch/Bourbon/Whiskey       Crown Royal, Johnny Walker Black Label, Bookers, Macallan 12, Jack Daniels, Chivas, Glenfinnich
Beer                         Bituburger, Fischer Amber, Corona, Heineken, Stella Artois , Guinness, Chamay Red
Wine                         Hoyt Family Vineyards, Malibu & Rosenthal Merlot, “Devon Vineyard” Malibu-Newton Canyon, CA
Champagne                    Veuve Clicquot Brut “Yellow Label”
Cordials/Liqueurs            Frangelico, Drambuie, Grand Marnier, Cointreau, Amaretto Di Saronno
Brandy/Cognac                Courvoisier, Remy Martin VSOP, Dows 20 Port

Note:                        Minimum Beverage Amount Charged if not upgrading is $15 per adult/day and $25 per adult/evening.
                             Wine/Champagne List by the bottle… for your tables is presented to you 4—months prior to your event date.
                             Wine list in the restaurant is subject to availability if requested for an event.

Sunset’s Cocktails                $11 per martini   $10 per champagne/ mixed beverage                           Butler Passed

Zuma Sunset                                         H20 Melon Mojito                                  Margarita
Ketel one, cointreau, chambord, lemonade,           Bacardi grand melon, mint, sugar, limejuice,      Patron silver, triple sec, lime juice
twist                                               watermelon juice, club soda
                                                                                                      Lemon Drop
Spicy Peach                                         Pina Colada                                       Ketel citron, cointreau, lemon juice, sugars, sour
Stoli peach vodka, Serrano chili pepper, lime       Bacardi lite, coconut cream, pineapple            mix, twist
juice, simple syrup, chili pepper, lime
                                                    Cactus Pear                                       Mimosa
Cocoa Kiss                                          Patron silver, cactus pear syrup, lime, salt      Chamdeville brut, orange juice
Absolut vanilla, godiva white chocolate liqueur,
godiva dark chocolate liqueur,                      PomTattinger                                      Bellini
Hershey kiss                                        Tattinger champagne, pomegranate liqueur, OJ      Prosecco, white peach puree

Mojito                                              Snow Cosmo                                        Green Aple’
Bacardi, mint, lime juice, sugar, club soda, lime   Ketel one citron, cointreau, white cranberry,     Stoli, sour apple pucker, sweet & sour mix, apple
                                                    skewered cranberry
Mai Tai                                                                                               Tanquery Classic
Bacardi, pineapple juice, orange juice,             Strawberry Daiquiris                              Tanqueray, dry vermouth, olive or onion
grenadine, myers dark rum float, pineapple          Strawberry schnapps, bacardi light, lime juice,
                                                    powdered sugar, strawberries                      Absolut Original
Chocolat                                                                                              Absolut, dry vermouth, olive or onion
Absolut vanilla, baileys, chocolate syrup, Oreo     Pomegranate
kahlua                                              Ketel citron, pomegranate juice, cointreau, red   Kir Crème Royal
                                                    grapefruit juice, sour mix, pomegranate seeds     Crème de cassis, kir royal


Brunch Buffet              $45 per person          Westward                  $80 per person                 Zuma Beach                 $90 per person
Served 11am to 2pm                                 Hors D’oeuvres              select three                 Hors D’oeuvres               select three
Minimum 40 Adult Guest Count                       Tuna poke, wonton, ponzu                                 Cured salmon cornets
                                                   Roasted vegetable quesadilla                             Bacon wrapped shrimp
Select Six                                         Mini shrimp tostadas                                     Grilled baby lamb chops
Seasonal Fruit Display (4 fruits)                  Sliced beef tenderloin with sweet onion jam              Lobster salad on yukon gold potato chip
French Brioche Toast                               Crab cakes                                               Fresh mozzarella, basil, tomato skewers with
Lox with Plain Bagels & Cream Cheese               Jidori chicken lollipops                                           balsamic reduction
Breakfast Potatoes                                 First Course                select one                   Jidori chicken salad, kyoho grapes, marcona
Whole Grain Toast                                  Endive & baby arugula salad with blue cheese,                      almonds on brioche toast
Bacon                                                       dried cherries, walnuts in citrus vinaigrette   First Course                 select one
Chicken Apple Sausage                              Boston bibb, cherry tomatoes, crispy onions,             Roasted beets, arugula, humboldt fog with red
Canadian Bacon (Ham)                                         “roquefort” blue cheese dressing                         wine essence
Mixed Green Salad, tomatoes, balsamic              Organic baby field greens, feta, tomato,                 Spinach, goat cheese, pickled onions, warm
Caesar Salad                                                 cucumber, red onions, olive in red wine                  bacon vinaigrette
Veggie Scrambled                                             vinaigrette                                    Field green salad, pears, goat cheese and
(red/green peppers/tomatoes/onion/broccoli)        Entrée                      select two/duet                        candied walnuts with balsamic
(white cheddar with or without)                    Filet of beef with truffle mashed potatoes, baby                   vinaigrette
Meat Scrambled                                               carrots, asparagus                             Second Course                select one
(sausage, bacon, scallions,                                                                                 Pan seared maine diver scallops, wild mushroom
white cheddar with or without)                     Pan seared barramundi with lemon infused                           and truffle risotto
                                                          risotto, tomato, kalamatta olive salad            Sun dried tomato and goat cheese ravioli
Accompanied: maple syrup, butter, blueberry                                                                 Entrée                       select two/duet
and strawberry jelly, coffee & tea, chopped        farfalle, sundried tomato cream sauce, grilled           Pan seared halibut, arugula pesto couscous,
onion, caper, sliced tomato                                  chicken, pine nuts, parmesan                             cherry tomato burre blanc
                                                                                                            Pan seared atlantic salmon, crushed yukon gold
The Brunch Buffet is Not Available for a Tasting   (5) grilled jumbo shrimp, chipotle and honey                       potatoes, piquillo peppers,
                                                             mashed potatoes with grilled asparagus                   capers and lemon burre blanc
                                                                                                            Kalamatta crusted breast of free range chicken,
                                                                                                                      red wine risotto and sautéed asparagus
                                                                                                            Grilled filet of beef, rock shrimp hash,
                                                                                                                      California succotash, sherry reduction
                                                   Dessert                 select one                       Dessert                      select one
                                                   Warm chocolate lava cake with vanilla cream              Crème Brulee in chocolate cup
                                                   Bread pudding, fresh berries &crème an glaise            White, chocolate, raspberry cheesecake
                                                   Lemon sorbet with blueberries and mint                   Key lime Mousse, white chocolate & vanilla

                                                   Suggested Wine Pairing                                   Suggested Wine Pairing
                                                   Saddlerock Chardonnay                $33 bottle          Rodney Strong Chardonnay         $42 bottle
                                                   Malibu Sangiovese Vortex             $38 bottle

                                                   Champagne                                                Sparkling Cuvee
                                                   Chamdeville Blanc de Blanc Brut $35 bottle               Fresita, Patagonia Chile         $38 bottle

The Sunset                  $110 per person           Vegetarian                    $70 per person       Light Breakfast            $25 per person
Hors D’oeuvres                      select three      (3) Hors D’oeuvres (1) First Course (1) Entrée     Served 11am to 2pm Buffet
Cured salmon cornets, caviar                          (1) Dessert                                        Minimum 40 Adult Guest Count
Citrus poached shrimp, spicy cocktail sauce           *Served as day or eve menu
Grilled baby lamb chops                               Hors D’oeuvres             select three
Blackened seasoned ahi tuna,                          Golden endive spears with blue cheese mousse,      Seasonal Fruit Display (4 fruits)
Charred pineapple, yuzu sauce                         candied walnuts & dried cherries
Roquefort, sweet onion jam                            Fresh mozzarella, basil, tomato skewers with       Pastries
First Course                        select one        balsamic reduction                                 Croissant
Scarborough farms baby arugula, roasted               Roasted vegetable quesadilla                       Scones
         apples, hazelnut crusted goat cheese,        Caramelized onion, goat cheese tart
         red wine essence                             Seasonal vegetable skewers with lemon aioli
Organic field greens, white truffle vinaigrette,                                                         Accompanied: maple syrup, butter, blueberry
         asparagus, citrus preserve                   First Course                select one             and strawberry jelly.
Frisee salad, roasted shallot vinaigrette, bacon      Scarborough farms baby arugula, apples,
         lardoons, organic poached egg                         hazelnut crusted goat cheese, red wine
Second Course                       select one                 essence
Local lobster saffron risotto wagyu black truffle     Organic field greens, white truffle vinaigrette,
         ravioli, truffle cream sauce                          asparagus, citrus preserve
Intermezzo                          select one        Wild Frisee haricot vert, orange, almonds, lemon
Cabernet sorbet                                                stilton, honey-mustard dressing
Lemon sorbet                                          Second Course               select one/duet
Entree Course                       select two/duet   Faro Risotto, black truffle,
Curried lobster, coconut infused basmati,                       wild mushroom and pecorino               Children (Under 10 years of Age) $15
         piquiloos, pearl onion rings, lobster nage   Farfalle pasta, sundried tomato,                   Chicken Fingers & French Fries
Kobe strip loin, truffle potato puree, red wine                goat cheese, eggplant, micro basil        Penne Pasta with Marinara & Mozzarella
         braised pearl onions, petit seasonal         Kabocha squash Ravioli,                            Grilled Chicken & Carrots, Asparagus
         vegetables                                            horshimeji mushrooms, vermouth cream,
Herb crusted colorado rack of lamb, roasted                    sage
         garlic potato puree, port reduction &        Seasonal vegetarian lasagna basil puree,
         grilled asparagus                                     mascarpone cream
Pan seared atlantic salmon, french lentils, crispy    Dessert Course              select one
         proscuitto, crème fraiche                    Chocolate napoleon x3                              Vendor Meal $30
Dessert Course                      select one        Raspberry tower                                    Mixed green salad
Chocolate napoleon x3                                                                                    Penne, marinara, mozzarella
Tahitian vanilla crème brulee

Suggested Wine Pairing                                Suggested Wine Pairing
Hoyt Family Vineyards Chardonnay $48/bottle           Campagnola Pinto Grigio         $28 bottle
Semler Cabernet, Malibu          $50/bottle           Montes, Merlot, Chile           $38 bottle
Champagne                                             Champagne
Piper-Heidsieck Brut            $62/bottle            Chamdeville Blanc de Blancs     $35 bottlle

PCH              $45 per person                   Children’s Bar & Bat Mitzvah’s                Children’s Bar & Bat Mitzvah’s
*Served as the Sit-Down Luncheon Package          Buffet Selections
(10am to 3pm)                                     $45 per child menu/buffet                     Soda Station
                                                  $15 per child soda station                    Coke, d/coke,7-up, root beer, grenadine,
Hors D’oeuvres         select two                 $10 per child candy jar                       cherries, orange soda
Caramelized onion, goat cheese tart               $15 per dozen-cookie station
Chicken skewers                                                                                 Candy Jar
Beef skewers                                      Minimum Guest Count 40 Children               Plain/peanut m&m‟s
Seasonal vegetable skewers                        Age(s) 11 to 18                               Assorted jellybeans
                                                                                                Gummy bears
First Course           select one                 Italian                                       Pop rocks
Mixed greens, candied walnuts, radish, citrus     Caesar Salad                                  Raisenettes
vinaigrette                                       Mozzarella sticks with marinara               Reese‟s pieces
                                                  Penne with meatballs, marinara, basil
Entrée                    select one              Mini cheese pizzas                            Cookie Station
Naturally raised free-range breast of chicken,    Garlic bread                                  Chocolate chip
        wild mushroom cream, garlic mashed        Fettuccine alfredo with grilled chicken       Oatmeal raisin
        potatoes, grilled asparagus                                                             Peanut butter
Penne pasta tossed in homemade marinara,          French fries
       eggplant, fresh mozzarella, basil          Kosher franks
       (add grilled chicken breast $3…            Corn on the cob
       add sautéed garlic shrimp $5)              Hamburger on sesame roll
                                                  Corn dog
Dessert Course         select one                 Chicken tenders
Lemon sorbet with blueberries                     Mixed green salad, tomatoes, balsamic

The PCH menu can be offered in the evening for    Accompanied with:
any Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday.              Mustard/ketchup/mayo/lettuce/tomato/grilled
In can also be used off-season (December-         onions
February) on the weekends.
                                                  Mac & cheese
Suggested Wine Pairing                            Mixed green salad, tomatoes, balsamic
Tenuta Luisa Pinot Grigo, Italy   $30 bottle      Fresh mozzarella, basil, tomato salad
                                                  Farfalle, sundried tomato goat cheese,
Champagne                                                   eggplant, micro basil
Chamdeville Blanc de Blancs       $35 bottle      Cheese ravioli, marinara, parmesan
                                                            boca burger on sesame roll
Note: Your guests do not have a choice with the
PCH. Additional $5 will be added if you would     Accompanied with:
like to offer a choice. All other event menu      Mustard/ketchup/mayo/lettuce/tomato/
policies will apply if upgrading.                 grill onions/ranch/sliced cheddar

THE PACIFIC MENU                                    Sunset Deli $35/person                           $30    Wild Mushroom Croustade
Sunset Set Stations- Select 3-5 stations            Traditional potatoes salad (mayo based)          Warm Brie & Chives
                                                    Farmer‟s market field greens
                                                    Classic Caesar salad                             $37     Jidori Chicken Lollipops
Sushi Rolls & Nigiri $3/piece                                                                        Purple Mustard
                                                    Seasonal farmers market salad
BBQ eel
                                                    Roast beef, honey smoked ham, roasted turkey
                                                    breast, mustard, mayo, seasonal spread, swiss,   $42     Smoked Bacon Wrapped Prawns
Spicy tuna
                                                    aged cheddar, lettuce, tomato, sliced onion,     Chipotle Remoulade
                                                    artisinal sliced breads, fruit salad
                                                                                                     $40    Duck Confit Eggrolls
                                                    Sweet Tooth Station                              Pineapple ponzu
Wasabi, pickled ginger, soy sauce                   Mini chocolate lava cake $5/ piece
                                                    Mini tiramisu $7/piece                           $45    Grilled Baby Lamb Chops
                                                    Mini chocolate trio $7/piece                     New Zealand Mint & Red Wine Syrup
Seasonal Raw Vegetables $5/person
Horseradish, pickled ginger, remoloude              Mini white chocolate - pistachio & raspberry
                                                    $7/pc.                                           $25     Chicken Skewers
Accompanied with:                                                                                    Spicy Peanut Sauce
(3) Dipping sauces aioli/ranch/pesto)               Chocolate chip cookie $15/dozen
                                                    Oatmeal raisin $15/dozen
                                                    Peanut butter $15/dozen                          $25      Beef Skewers
Caviar & Champagne $20/person                                                                        Hoisin Sauce
                                                    Assorted macaroons $18/dozen
An assortment of domestic caviars, mini
buckwheat bilinis, brioche toast points                                                              $25     Honey Glazed Meatballs
Crème fraiche, chopped onion, capers, grated        Candy Jar $10/person                             Chipotle Honey BBQ
eggs, champagne priced according to                 Plain & Peanut M&M‟s, assorted jelly beans,
selection                                           gummy bears, pop rocks, raisenettes, tootsie
                                                                                                     $55       Kobe Sliders
                                                    rolls, smarties, assorted mini chocolates
                                                                                                     Swiss Cheese, Caramelized onion on Hawaiian
The Grapevine $8 /person                                                                             roll with Sunset Sauce
Goat cheese/Danish blue cheese, boursi, aged        Sunset Passed/priced by the dozen
cheddar, smoked gouda, brie                         Select 6-8 passed                                $55    Kobe Hot Dogs
Accompanied with: seasonal fruits, nuts, assorted                                                    Mustard, Ketchup, Chopped Onion
crackers                                            $32    Seasonal Vegetable Skewers
                                                    Lemon Vinaigrette, Fresh Herbs                   $30    Spicy Chicken Drumettes
Fruit $5/person                                                                                      Blue Cheese Aioli
Seasonal Farmers Market Fruit (four)                $40    Dungeness Crab Cakes
                                                    Roasted Garlic & Red Pepper Aioli                $37     Mini Shrimp Tostadas
Taste of The Sea $ market price                                                                      Napa Cabbage, Creme Fraîche,
Tuna (seared or sashimi)                            $30      Golden Endive Spears                    Chipotle Salsa
Citrus poached prawns                               Blue Cheese Mousse, Candied Walnuts & Bing
Alaskan king crab legs                              Cherries                                         $42     Tempura Prawns
Seasonal oysters on the ½‟s                                                                          Spicy Ponzu Sauce
Accompanied: lemon wedges, cocktail sauce           $42      Pan Seared Diver Scallops
                                                    Truffled Potato Puree, Truffled Popcorn          $37    Tuna Poke
                                                                                                     Wonton Chips, Yuzu Ponzu
                                                    $42    Cured Salmon Cornets
                                                    Cornichons, Capers, Shallots & Cream Cheese      $42     Citrus Poached Prawns
                                                    Mousse                                           Spicy Cocktail Sauce


What is the time allotted for each event?
Six hours from guest arrival time noted on your final contract.

What time do the bars and music need to be shut down?
½ hour before contracted end time. All events end at 1 am.
Tenting Music is 10pm.

What hours are considered a day event verse evening event?
Day   10am to 2pm
Eve   if your event runs into and after 4pm; you‟re an evening event

What time can my outside vendors’ set-up?
Banquet Room               2.5 hours
Patio                      ½ hour
Lounge                     ½ hour
North Room                 2.5 hours
South Room                 2.5 hours
Beach                      1 hour from your ceremony time

Will I need an event/wedding coordinator?
YES. A Day of Coordinator is mandatory. Responsibility of you to book and her/him to be present at the final
meeting and be available full day/eve of your event. Ask our Events Team for recommended Vendors. For
events using the All Inclusive Wedding Package we have a special coordinator for you to employ.

How long is the aisle on the beach and where does it start? Explain the beach set-up.
It starts where the street meets the sand in front of the restaurant between the no parking signs located on the
sand. The platforms are placed in measurement of 30‟ to 50‟ in distance for the aisle. White folding chairs are
provided along with insurance, permits and platforms that are placed under white folding chairs. The final
ceremony layout will be discussed in your last meeting with the events department and further details are
noted in catering policies.

Can I have music on the beach or have my ceremony mic’d?
Only if your entertainment professional can supply electricity through a battery operated system or silent
generator. There is no access to electricity (outlet) from the restaurant. Malibu Code Enforcement Laws do not
allow extension cords to be placed across the public street. Your sound system can be set-up behind the
guests‟ rows stage right and speakers facing the ocean. The speakers must only be used for ceremonial
purposes; loud amplified music is not allowed to play before or after the ceremony. No exceptions. The
speakers must be facing the ocean. All non-amplified music is strictly for musicians that play acoustic. There is
no “live” musician or instrument that can be mic‟d or amplified.

Live Musician or Instrument = non-amplified
Amplified Music = pre-recorded music only plus microphones for ceremony or speech.

Can I have tiki torches and candles lit on the beach?
No. Fire is not allowed per law in this area contracted. Sparklers are not allowed as well on premises.

Can I have candles inside the venue?
Yes. All candles must be placed in a hurricane that is measured 2” above the flame in a non-flammable

Can I scatter rose petals on my aisle?
No. Other items not allowed in the contracted area(s) is rice throwing or any other disposable product not
contained. Environmentally Clean Beaches please! If you see a photo from the past years…. And they have
any of these items; it is NO longer allowed.

Can my guests drink alcohol on the beach?
Alcohol is illegal on the beach and all beverages poured by The Sunset must be consumed inside the

Do you have a bridal changing room.
VIP “The Point Dume Mezzanine” Bridal Lounge! Yes….we have it.
This room is included in the All Inclusive Wedding Package.

What is the cost of children?
Children = 10 years or younger. $15 includes meal and unlimited soft drinks.

Can I bring my own vendors?
Yes. (Décor/lighting/audio/sound/entertainment. Please remember to abide by the catering policies of The
Sunset. You are responsible as well as your coordinator to organize your outside vendors and to be aware of
our catering policies. They should be too as you will incur additional charges. A list of all outside vendors is due
at the final meeting with each one signing off on liability forms provided by The Sunset. Keep in mind that some
additional lighting will require a silent generator to power.

Do I count my vendors in my guests count?
Only if they are considered guests and you are serving them a guest meal.
The following is how your final guest count should be submitted:
Children Under 10
Vendor Meals
Young Adults 11-20

May I rent different chairs from The Sunset?
The Sunset can provide you with a rental list and pricing for each item.

Can I drop off some of my decorations a day or week before my event?
We are not liable for your personal or vendor belongings before or after your event.
All deliveries are within our set-up times for your event.

What if I cancel my event? What happens to my deposit?
The deposit(s) are non-refundable. If you cancel less than 3 months before your event date, you lose both the
deposit and transfer option. If you cancel anytime before the 3 month mark before your event date, you may
transfer the deposit(s) to another private event within 6-months from your scheduled event date.
Upon booking, please read the catering policies as to the guarantee you must meet with a transfer.

How do I get a hold of the Events Department?
Event Line    310.589.2027
Mailing       The Sunset Events Department, 6800 Westward Beach Road, Malibu, CA 90265

                                TERMS AND CONDITIONS

                                    THE SUNSET MALIBU

To book your event please sign each page of the Proposal and read our Terms and Conditions that are posted on
our website under the Information Section.

Once you have read and understood the conditions please sign below and fax this form and signed proposal
back to the Events Department at 310 589 1008 to be held on file. If you have any questions about our Terms
and Conditions please contact the Events Department on 310 589 2027.

This is to confirm that I have read and agree to abide by the Terms and Conditions of The
Sunset Malibu for our event.

…………………………………………….                                  ……………………………………..
Name (please print)                                 Name (please print)

…………………………………………….                                  ………………………………………
Signed                                              Signed

Date of Event……………………………….

Type of Event……………………………….

We Thank You for inquiring about our venue!

Please give us a call to schedule an appointment so we can assist you with pricing, room options for your guest
count, and menu selections.
We discuss pricing by appointment only.
Our first appointment takes about 1 hour and consists of a walk-thru of our venue based on your preliminary
guest count with an exact price breakdown based on the minimums noted in this document.
Anyone that is out of town may schedule a phone appointment and the same will be explained.

All of our rooms have an ocean view, as our location in Malibu is magical!
We look forward to assisting you with your special event!

The Sunset Events


Virtual Tour of our Rooms:

Voted Los Angeles (City)'s Best of Project Wedding 2008
Voted in Fox Los Angeles‟s TOP FIVE as BEST WEDDING VENUE for 2007,2008,2009
Voted Best Southern California Beach Destination Wedding VENUE by WE Entertainment
Clean Bay Restaurant Certificate.


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