Buffet Catering Portland ME

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Anania's Variety
(207) 774-8104
1227 Congress St
Portland, ME
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Black Tie Company
(207) 761-6665
Christine Weber
Portland, ME
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CVC Catering Group
(207) 756-7599
500 Southborough Drive
South Portland, ME
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Buffalo Wings N Things
(207) 854-1181
100 Main St
Westbrook, ME
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Portland Pie Company
(207) 772-1231
505 Fore St
Portland, ME

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Amato's Catering & Specialty
(207) 774-3975
Dominic Reali
Portland, ME
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Churchill Caters
(207) 878-2277
1037 Forest Ave # 11
Portland, ME
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American Legion Mnchstr 62
(207) 856-7152
17 Dunn St Westbrook
, ME
 
Common Table
(207) 833-5564
1719 Harpswell Neck Rd
Harpswell, ME
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A Moveable Feast
(207) 761-9330
431 Congress St
Portland, ME
 
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Party ideas: What Party Guests Really Love - Page 2

Buffet vs. sit down. Casual affairs are made for buffets, and for some guests, the lighter the food, the better. "A lot of people don't want to eat heavy pasta at night. If we're doing an adult birthday party, we may serve two kinds of salad-perhaps barley with cranberries, or cold orzo with feta cheese and olives-plus steak and a green salad."

On the other hand, she notes, sit-down dinners work better when the band or other entertainers need to take breaks, or when a wedding or other type of reception calls for traditional rituals (or formal presentations) that need to be done in sequence and in a timely fashion.

Chicken Fingers

Give the kids what they want. While many kids have become accustomed to sophisticated cuisine, "most kids won't go near the adult food," Beth contends. "Mozzarella sticks, pizza bagels, chicken fingers, and quesadillas are still preferred by the majority of younger guests," she says.

Adults love kids' ice cream desserts. Not many people can resist the popular chocolate fountain or ice cream sundae bar that's often set up for the kids. "Whenever there's a make-your-
own-sundae bar, you see adults coming from the elaborate dessert displays to get a scoop of ice cream with sprinkles and chocolate syrup."

Décor Matters

Make the surroundings special. There's a big difference between casual entertaining and an elaborate affair. If elegance is the goal, she notes, the décor must reflect it. Don't skimp on flowers, china, table linens, or...

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