10 Food Station Ideas Guests Will Go Crazy For
The hottest trend in catering? Food stations! They mix the best parts of buffets with the most elegant aspects of a sit-down dinner. Trust us, your guests are going to love this! Food stations take away the sloppy cafeteria feel of a buffet, but still keep all the delicious options coming. Plus, you get the fabulous presentation of chicly plated dishes and the fine attention to ingredients that makes a sit-down dinner shine. Take a look at the most fabulous ways to do food stations.
1. French Fry Station
What could be more delicious then a French fry station?! Offer a variety of fries from curly to waffle to sweet potato and don’t forget the condiments! Ketchup, honey mustard, truffle mayo anything goes with this fun food station!
2. Cheese Station
Talk about a new twist on the classic cheese plate. Including a variety of hard, soft and creamy cheeses is a guarantee for a food station that guests will gobble up!
3. Biscuit Station
What’s better than biscuits? Guests will delight in these baked treats accompanied by a choice of delicious spreads.
4. Popcorn Station
Crunchy, chewy and oh-so satisfying guests will be popping over to your popcorn station! Try fun flavors like caramel and cheddar and don’t forget the seasonings!
5. Raw Bar
Keep things cool with an iced raw bar. Instead of piles of seafood, think “grab and go.” Whimsically plated clams and oysters on the half shell and jumbo shrimp are sure to have guests going in for seconds.
6. Mac & Cheese Station
Macaroni and cheese is always a crowd pleaser and it’s sure to be a definite hit at your wedding! All you need is a heaping helping of creamy mac and cheese and a variety of toppings for guests to build their own bowl!
7. Salad Station
Say goodbye to boring salad. A salad station is a chic twist on one of the most classic starters out there. It’s fresh, fun and totally fabulous.
8. Sushi Station
Get the party rolling with a sushi station. This always-popular idea offers perfect bites that are easy for guests to pop into their mouths while balancing a cocktail in the other hand.
9. Brunch Station
Everyone loves brunch and your wedding is no exception! Pastries, bagels, smoked salmon and spread are a great way to wish your guests a very good morning.
10. Soft Pretzel Station
Pretzels aren’t just for sports games! Guests will be thrilled to be greeted by a soft pretzel station at your reception. Keep ‘em coming back for more with different flavors and dips.