Whatever kind of event you’re planning, one of your main considerations absolutely has to be the food. Your guests will certainly remember if you don’t feed them well so make sure you prioritise the menu at the earliest possible stage of planning. You’ll come to regret it if you don’t!
However, as you’re sure to find, there are so many options out there these days for feeding the 5,000 that it can be very difficult indeed to make up your mind as to what to choose. Which is why you might find that buffet catering in Lincolnshire is actually the best option.
This kind of catering means you can easily provide your guests with all sorts of different options and a variety of different meals – which not only provides interest and a wonderful talking point, but also means you can easily cater for different dietary requirements, from vegetarians and vegans to paleo and gluten-free. Guests will be able to meander along the buffet, picking out what they like and leaving what they don’t.
Another key point to bear in mind is that having a buffet actually actively encourages people to mingle and chat to one another, whether they know each other or not. If you’re worried that people will stand on ceremony and not really get stuck in, a buffet would be a great choice for your event.
And, of course, let’s not forget that event planning is a long, time-consuming – and often tiresome – process. There’s an awful lot to sort out and arrange before the big day, but with a buffet you can actually reduce the amount of time you spend on the organising. For example. You won’t need to worry quite so much about sorting out a seating plan or hiring silver service staff to wait on your guests. People can just help themselves and you can leave them to it! What could be better?
If you’re looking to keep costs down to a minimum, a buffet can also help you do just that. You can order food in bulk to reduce catering costs so make sure you chat to your caterer to see what they can do for you and the budget you’re working towards.
If you’d like to find out more, make sure you get in touch with us here at Food Art Catering today.