A quick search on Pinterest will show you that food stations have become a popular staple at modern wedding receptions. There are endless ideas to choose from, and this list can help you brainstorm what to talk to your caterer about. Consider these easy bars you can set up at your reception: soup, salad, taco and potato.
Soup is a hearty meal that is inexpensive to prepare and yet feeds a lot of people. This can be a great meal option if you are planning a wedding in the cooler months. Talk to your caterer about the soup bar equipment you would need to make this a reality.
A fresh garden salad can be a refreshing, crisp meal on a hot summer day. This side pairs well with a number of meals, and you can add all the toppings imaginable so that your guests can create tasty, personalized salads. You just want to make sure you have a way to keep the lettuce crisp and cool.
A taco bar can add a unique flair to your wedding reception. You can offer beef, chicken or vegetarian options on hard or soft shells. Make sure to include all the toppings like lettuce tomatoes, beans and guacamole.
Baked potatoes are easy to make and easy on the budget, and you can make this a delicious part of your wedding food. You can offer toppings like bacon bits, cheese, green onions, sour cream and more to make the best baked potato bar imaginable.
Do not be afraid to get creative with your wedding menu. It is your big day, after all, and your reception should show off some of your personality. When you take these ideas into consideration, you are sure to have a memorable reception that all your guests can enjoy.