Dining at Sweetwater Branch Inn
We have our own on-site full service catering company. Sweetwater Catering Co. offers expertly-prepared cuisine that compliments any occasion. Whether you’re looking to feed guests at a wedding, office lunch or special occasion, our expert catering staff will make sure you have the best food you could ever ask for. Read more about our catering company here.
Breakfast at Sweetwater
Enjoy a homemade breakfast, featuring favorites like frittatas and French toast casserole, with bacon or ham, alongside fresh fruit and pastries. Fresh coffee is ready with breakfast, served with cream, honey, and non-dairy milk. Tea and orange juice are also available. We also have coffee pots with all the fixings in every room. We are happy to accommodate any dietary needs or restrictions; please let us know in advance.
Wine & Cheese Hour
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon at Sweetwater with our complimentary Wine & Cheese Hour! Come to the front office between 5pm and 6pm for a delicious glass of wine and a cheese and cracker pairing, and you can enjoy them in your room, on one of the Sweetwater porches, by the fire pit in the courtyard or in the garden.
Private Romantic Dinners
You can have the ultimate romantic experience with a personal chef romantic dinner for two. Enjoy a private, intimate meal prepared by Sweetwater’s own head chef. You can dine on the in the McKenzie House dining room, on one of our covered porches or in the beautiful gardens.
*subject to availability
Picnic Baskets for Two
Gainesville is full of beautiful parks and outdoor spaces. Spend the day outside and enjoy a specially-prepared lunch with our picnic baskets for two! From a simple lunch to an elaborate spread, we can pack you a delicious lunch to take on any adventure. Click below to read more about our picnic options.