Buffet Menus

Quite Simply Catering offers a wide range of different buffet menus which are ideal for any event from big birthday bashes right through to corporate lunches.

With simplicity being the continuing theme throughout everything we do, our buffet menus have been designed to be easy to follow with simple pricing structures giving you the freedom to design your own menu.

We have four different types of buffet menu varying in style and price to accommodate any event and any budget.

Finger Buffet Menus

Designed to eat either seated or standing our Finger Buffet Menu is ideal for weddings, birthdays and other celebrations. All of our tasty dishes are freshly prepared by our experienced team at our premises and then delivered to your home or venue just before the start of your event.

Each of our Finger Buffet Menu options includes the following:

  • White crockery
  • Linen feel napkins
  • Attractive trays and platters with appropriate serving utensils
  • 6′ trestle tables with white linen table cloths for the buffet to be displayed on
  • Dirty return of all crockery, trays and utensils

We can also provide professional, uniformed waiting staff to help with your finger buffet. Our staff will serve your guests, top up their drinks and ensure everything is clean and tidy at all times. We work hard so you don’t have to. Our aim is to provide our services with professionalism, friendliness and efficiency so that you can concentrate on hosting your event.

If you would like us to provide waiting staff to serve your finger buffet we can do so for £15.00 an hour per staff member (a minimum hire period of 4 hours is required).


We have 3 Finger Buffet packages to choose from, each of the options caters for different budgets and appetites. Please select any dishes from the following menus, whether they’re all cold, all hot or a mixture of the two, our aim is to give you the freedom to create your own menu.

Finger Buffet Package Options

Option 1 – £14.00 per person – Please select 6 dishes from our menus below
Option 2 – £17.00 per person – Please select 8 dishes from our menus below
Option 3 – £20.00 per person – Please select 10 dishes from our menus below

Hot
Minted Lamb Skewers with Tzatziki Dip
Breaded Butterfly King Prawns with Sweet Chilli Dip
Jerk Chicken Skewers
Southern Fried Chicken fillets with Tropical Salsa
Honey and hoi Sin Chipolatas
Vegetable Spring rolls with Soy honey dipping sauce
Vegetable Samosas with Mango Chutney
Potato Skins with Bacon and Cheese/Sour Cream and Chive
BBQ Chicken Wings

Cold
A selection of Finger Sandwiches
Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese Bagels
Watermelon Cucumber and Halloumi In Little Gem Lettuce Leaves
Lemon and Chilli Prawn Skewers
Spinach pepper and Goats Cheese Tart
Goats Cheese, Asparagus and mushroom Tart
Red Onion Mushroom and mascarpone Tart
Roast Tomato Cheddar and fresh basil Tart
Broccoli and Stilton Tart
Quiche Lorraine
Tikka Marinated Chicken Legs and Thighs with a Cucumber and Mint Dip

Desserts
Fresh Fruit Tart
Lemon Meringue Tart
Chocolate Brownies

Fork Buffet Menus

Our Fork Buffet Menu is ideal for weddings, birthdays and other celebrations. All of our tasty dishes are freshly prepared by our experienced team at our premises and then finished off at your home or venue ready for your event. We have designed packages in which everything included is clearly outlined and there is one price to pay in order to make your menu selection as simple as possible.

Each of our Fork Buffet Menu options includes the following:

  • Professional, uniformed waiting staff
  • Appropriate dressings, sauces and relishes
  • White crockery and stainless steel cutlery
  • Linen feel napkins
  • Attractive trays and platters with the necessary serving utensils
  • 6′ trestle tables with white linen table cloths for the buffet to be displayed on
  • Dirty return of all crockery, cutlery, trays and serving utensils

Our staff will serve your guests, top up their drinks and ensure everything is clean and tidy at all times. We work hard so you don’t have to. Our aim is to provide our services with professionalism, friendliness and efficiency so that you can concentrate on hosting your event.


We have 3 Fork Buffet packages to choose from, each of the options caters for different budgets and appetites. Please select the required amount of dishes from the following menus. Whether they’re all hot, all cold or a mixture of the two, our aim is to give you the freedom to create your own menu.

Fork Buffet Package Options

Option 1 – £14.50 per person – Please select the following from our menus below:
2 main dishes, 1 side dish and 1 dessert
Option 2 – £20.50 per person – Please select the following from our menus below:
3 main dishes, 2 side dishes and 2 desserts
Option 3 – £25.50 per person – Please select the following from our menus below:
4 main dishes, 3 side dishes and 2 desserts,
A selection of teas, coffee and chocolate mints will also be included with this option

Main Dishes

Hot

Beef Bourguignon
Chicken Bacon and Leek Pie
Shepherd’s Pie with Thyme Mash
Herb Crusted Cod with a White Wine Mustard Sauce
Chilli Con Carne
Lamb Moussaka
Thai Green Chicken Curry Or Vegetable Curry
Beef Lasagne OR Vegetable Lasagne

Cold

Cheese Board – served with a selection of Biscuits, Grapes, and Chutneys.
Including; Smoked Cheddar, Brie, Blue Stilton and Wensleydale with Cranberry
Fish Platter – served with Mary Rose Sauce.
Including; Oak Smoked Salmon, King Prawns and Smoked Mackerel
Antipasti Platter – a selection of smoked and cured meats.
Including; Cured Ham, Salami, Pastrami and Mortadella
Selection of Vegetarian Quiches either Large Or Individual Ones

Side Dishes

Hot

Broccoli and Cauliflower in cheese sauce
Selection Of Vegetables
Honey Glazed Carrots
Dauphinoise Potatoes
Boiled New Potatoes
Ratatouille
Green Beans
Rice

Cold

Crushed New Potato Salad, with Whole Grain Mustard
Pesto Pasta with Olives and Sun Blushed Tomatoes
Traditional Greek Salad
Coleslaw
Green Leaf Salad
Waldorf Salad

Desserts

Individual Chocolate Brownies
Vanilla and Seasonal Berries Cheesecake
Pyramid and White and dark Chocolate Mousse
Fresh Fruit Tart

The Classic Party Menu

Our Classic Party Menu is ideal for accommodating a smaller budget. We can offer this simple buffet menu, designed to provide a tasty selection of foods, at a very affordable price; we can cut costs without cutting quality.

As with all our dishes The Classic Party Menu is freshly prepared at our premises. We will then deliver it to your home or venue just before the start of your event.

The Classic Party Menu option includes the following:

  • White crockery
  • Linen feel napkins
  • Attractive serving trays and platters

Option 1 – £8.50 – Please select 6 items from our menu below
Option 2 – £10.00 – Please select 8 items from our menu below

Sausage Rolls
Cocktail Sausages
Chicken Goujons
Pork Pies
Mini Quiche Lorraine Bites
Finger Sandwiches
Crudités and Dip
Mini Scotch Eggs
Fruit Skewers
Mini Victoria Sponge Cakes

Working Lunch Menu

Our working lunch menus are freshly prepared at our premises and then delivered to your office at the appointed time. All of our sandwiches are served on a selection of white, wholemeal and granary bread and arranged on decorative platters.

Each of our working lunch menu options includes the following:

  • Attractive serving trays and platters
  • Free delivery to anywhere within a 5 mile radius of our premises

Option 1 – £5.50 per person

A selection of Sandwiches
Basket of Plain Crisps
A selection of Sponge Cake Slices
Fresh Finger Fruit

Option 2 – £9.50 per person

A selection of Sandwiches and Rolls
Basket of Flavoured Quality Crisps
A selection of Sweet Bakery Treats
Fresh Finger Fruit
Orange and Apple Juice

(Crockery and glassware will also be provided with this option)