Having the right buffet serving dishes can make a buffet the best alternative to a sit-down meal. It allows the host to prepare and gather main and side dishes, garnishes, buns and salads, all in one convenient self-service area, eliminating the time and guesswork to fill individual plates. Guests can serve themselves and make their own selections from buffet serving dishes or chaffing dishes. However, maintaining food temperature is important and special food servers can compliment and organize a buffet table keeping contents hot, safe and ready.
This appliance is a must for any buffet table. The Crock-Pot Trio™ buffet server consists of three 2.5 Qt crock-pots each with individual controls on one base. It's convenient for numerous meal and side dish cooking, warming or serving. Not limited to buffets, this appliance can also be used to cook and serve a family meal. Crock-Pot also makes a smaller double Cook & Serve model called the Duo. Compare price of Crock-Pot Duo
While at first glance it may not appear to be your usual buffet server, this small electric indoor grill called the Super Pot, is ideal for cooking, grilling and then keeping foods warm. That makes it very versatile and a handy appliance for cook-and-serve convenience when you're entertaining. Functional and affordable, the Super Pot makes an ideal server on a buffet table.
This stainless steel full chafing dish would be ideal for keeping sliced turkey meat hot on a buffet table. Designed for the food service industry, but this chafer is practical and economical for the home buffet table. Made of easy-to-clean stainless, it's dripless and comes with a dome cover and fuel holder. Remember to buy fuel canisters for this chafer.
This beautiful Wilton Armetale Serving Platter is specially constructed of food-safe alloys and can go directly from oven or stovetop to table. It has the ability to retain either hot or cold temperatures and is perfect for buffet serving. It is made in the US and is very durable and resistant to chipping, rusting or tarnishing. Available in 17.25" or 14" sizes. Wilton Armetale makes various sizes and shapes of serving trays - compare prices to find one or two that best meets your serving needs.