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International Buffet Trends  

At Buffets by Design we like to keep a close eye on food trends and adapt our menu to appeal to changing taste buds, which means we are tasting and sampling foods may never have come across. In recent years we’ve seen ‘pulled meats’ (pork, beef and chicken) making their way onto many menus. These dishes using cheaper slow cooked cuts of meat are full of flavour and extremely versatile. We... read more
 
Posted by Marie Winter July 27, 2017 Categories: Catering Croydon Finger Buffet Menu Party Surrey

Tea and Sympathy 

Funeral catering for your guests at this difficult time
Bereavement can be a very difficult time and the funeral day is a unique and mixed time of the comfort of seeing so many family and friends coming together and the sadness and heartbreak that the gathering is to say goodbye to someone who meant so much to everyone. It is often the immediate family of the loved one who has passed away who host the day and so have the responsibility of... read more
 
Posted by Marie Winter July 27, 2017 Categories: Catering Croydon Finger Buffet Funeral Menu Surrey Vegetarian

The history of the buffet – the original feast! 

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

Charlie and I would like to say a huge thank you for doing the catering for our wedding. the food was delicious. Several guests commented on how good they thought it was. Also, please pass on our thanks to all your staff, they did a fantastic job, they were all so friendly and helpful.

Vicki

The nicest thing about the service was that we simply did not notice you were there. Barbara, Pauline and I were able to get on with speaking to our guests whilst you got on quietly and discretely with keeping them fed and watered.

Peter

Just a big thank you for your excellent catering services at mum’s funeral. Many people who attended have told me how lovely the food was. I would have no hesitation in recommending your services to anyone looking for catering.

Robert