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The history of the buffet – the original feast! 

Smorasboard Sandwich Buffet

The clue is in the title, buffet by name, Buffets by Design! We pride ourselves in offering a bespoke service for buffets and catering in Croydon and surrounding areas.

But where did buffet dining originate from? The dictionary definition of a buffet is “a meal consisting of several dishes from which guests serve themselves,” although more formal buffets may have people serving the guests’ choices from the main courses. The buffet as we know it today has an interesting history, bringing together culture and tradition from French Aristocracy and Swedish drinkers of schnapps.

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Posted by Marie Winter July 27, 2017 Categories: Catering Croydon Finger Buffet Funeral Wedding