Buffet Menus & Family Style Share Plates

Premium Buffet Catering in Melbourne

Do you need to cater for a larger number of guests? At Party Food Melbourne, our buffet menus provide a large variety of foods and accommodate a spectrum of dietary requirements.

Keep everyone happy with our quality menu options from our Buffet catering packages. See below for more details on our versatile buffet packages to suit just about every taste and budget.

Consider Family Style Catering

Our family style share plates are another popular choice for that interactive style of catering that brings people together. It is great in busy spaces where a buffet station is not practical or there is not enough space. Think of large platters laden with delicious foods served to the centre of the table/s over the course of the meal.

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Experience is Everything – For Your Occasion

Party Food Melbourne have two decades of experience in providing definitive buffet catering for different events of all sizes, spaces and locations. Party Food Melbourne are available to organise the food needed for your event, both in quality and quantity. Our buffet catering is perfect for Melbourne birthdays, weddings, christenings, corporate events, and any other occasion you wish to celebrate in style. Our team of professional caterers can help you plan your catering needs and to choose a buffet menu that is perfect for your occasion while catering to specific dietary requirements. We can recommend our great menus that include share plates, platters, finger food, desserts, and much more.

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Do you want to treat your guests to a great feast they will never forget? Contact Party Food Melbourne on (03) 9532 0400 today to organise our delicious buffet catering & friendly professional service in Melbourne.

Buffet Package Pricing

1 main  | 1 side | 1 salad | 1.5 hr service  40+ guests $32
2 mains  | 2 sides | 2 salads | 1.5 hr service    60+ guests $40
3 mains  | 3 sides  | 3 salads   | 2.5 hr service  80+ guests $53
– Served with mini rolls & butter
– Pricing is per person
– inclusive of GST
– contact our Catering Manager for smaller groups

Add to Your Buffet

Entrée | Soup +$ 7
Premium Graze Station to Start/Finish + ½ hr +$ 14
3 Finger Food Starters + ½ hr +$ 7
5 Finger Food Starters + 1 hr +$ 9
International cheeseboard | timer boards | Premium cheese knives | ½ hr    v +$ 9
Australian cheeseboard +$ 2.2
Artisan bread & rolls upgrade – artisan | flavoured | grainy   v & vg +$ 1
EVOO | dukkah | pomegranate balsamic dipper for bread basket   vg

[EVOO – extra virgin olive oil]
           +$ 1.4
Cascading Display of Fresh Australian Fruits +$ 2
Dessert + ½ hr +$7.5 per serve
Macarons  gf +$ 2.5 per piece
Baby gelato cones x 2 +½ hr +$ 4.5
– Includes dedicated Catering Manager & service team
– Includes buffet servingware
– Inclusive of GST
– For full inclusions, extras, dietary requests, catering requirements – contact our Catering Manager

Buffet Menu Selection

Finger Food Starters

Finger food canapes are served roving style on platters around to your guests

Smoked salmon blini | dill | cream cheese
Cream cheese | balsamic beet relish | coriander blini v
Rare roast beef | horseradish cream | parsley | caramelised onion blini
Caprese canapes – bocconcini | basil | cherry tomato v, gf
Sliced cucumber |olive tapenade | parsley canapes vg, gf
Antipasti – marinated vegetables | stuffed olives | cured meats | crackers
Assorted sushi [v or vg option]

Mini frittatas gf
Peking duck & veg spring rolls | spicy plum
Stuffed jalapeno peppers | capsicum dipping sauce
Lime chilli pineapple cut squid curls
Meatballs | cracked pepper relish
Whiting bites | tartare | lemon
Vegetarian arancini v [gf option]

Graze Station

Camembert round with raspberry drizzle | aged cheddar | European blue cheese | 2 cured meats | antipasti vegetables | cornichons | spiced sweet potato dip | savoury biscuits | seasonal fruits | fig paste vg, v, gf included

– served on timber boards & tiered stands | premium cheese knives
– can be ordered with no pork/v/vg only


Assorted sushi | salmon sashimi incl. v vg
Watermelon pizza v
Charred capsicum stuffed cucumber vg
Artichoke mozzarella caprese v

Seasonal soup, eg carrot | ginger | lemongrass
Vegetarian arancini | pesto aioli v
Gourmet pizza – salami / vegetarian
Lemon oregano chicken skewers gf h
Tapas style meatballs | chorizo
Quiche v


Cranberry | feta | toasted walnut | mesclun | honey vinaigrette v (or vg)
Chats potato | grainy mustard | mayo v
Moroccan cous cous vg
Red elbow pasta | tomato | parsley vg
Rainbow slaw v


Grilled lamb koftas | minted coriander yoghurt | caramelised onion gf
Lemon oregano chicken skewers gf
Atlantic salmon fillets | dill aioli | lemon wedge
Charcoal giant prawn cutlets | lettuce bed | sweet chilli jam
Peppercorn roast beef carvery | red wine jus | mustard alcohol free
Carved roast pork | crackling | spiced apple sauce | gravy
Pumpkin | polenta | thyme tart | award winning tomato relish v
Malay satay chicken skewers | warmed peanut chilli sauce
Roast frittata – tuna & corn / roast vegetables & feta v
Taco boats – tomato | lettuce | cheese | salsa + beef or refried beans & corn v
Mini burgers – seasonal flavour selection b/p/v/vg
Cauliflower Parma v

On the side

Roast vegetables | rosemary | garlic vg gf
Spiced baked potato mash | caramelised onion v
Roast potatoes | smoked paprika | thyme v
Garlic green beans vg


Opera | double cream
Warmed Portuguese tarts
Macarons x 2 gf
Baked raspberry cheesecake
Lemon meringue tart
Rafaello inspired white chocolate | vanilla | roasted coconut cake
Pavlova | whipped cream | seasonal fruit | passionfruit drizzle  gf

Cascading fresh fruit pieces | stemmed & flat servingware gf vg
Baby gourmet gelati cones

– gluten free desserts & petit fours available – ask your Catering Manager

Complementary Foods & Extras

Complete your grazing menu with amazing cakes, petit fours & more.  Take advantage of our events management and extra services to make planning your wedding, party or corporate event effortless.

Fresh Food Platters

Fresh Salads

Gourmet Grazing

Themed Parties

Childrens Food

Petit Fours & Desserts

Handmade Cakes

Party Beverages

Venue Finder Services

Marquees & Extras

Stunning Party Decor

RSVP Services

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Our experienced team are standing by.

Ph: (03) 9532 0400 or inquire online.