- Oval Foil Buffet Platters£0.54 £0.45
- 10 x Reusable Black Plastic Buffet Platters and Clear Lids
Starting at £8.64 £7.20
- 50 x Large Platter Box With Windowed Lid£110.50 £92.08
Types of Disposable Serving Platters
Our disposable platters are the perfect way to serve food at parties, buffets and other social events you are catering for. At W.F. Denny, you can order plastic disposable serving platters in bulk, offering great value for catering businesses.
Our disposable serving platters for parties include buffet platters, plastic platters with lids and foil sandwich platters in a range of shapes, sizes and styles. No matter what kind of event you are hosting, we have the supplies to make it a success.
Disposable Food Platters:
Disposable food platters are perfect for serving appetisers, sandwiches, and other finger foods. They come in a variety of shapes and sizes, from rectangular to round, and are typically made from materials like plastic, foil, and paper.
Disposable Party Platters:
Disposable party platters (also called buffet platters) are larger and more durable than disposable food platters, making them ideal for serving main courses and side dishes. They are available in a wide range of shapes and sizes, from oval to square, and are usually made from materials like plastic, foil, kraft paper, and paperboard.
Disposable Platters with Lids:
Disposable platters with lids are great for transporting food to potlucks, picnics, and other events. The lids make them easy to stack and store in the refrigerator or freezer. We also stock platters with in-built sleeves and trays. These allow you to pull the food out from its protective container for displaying and serving. They are stackable and come with windows, so you can display your food while keeping it protected.
The Benefits of Disposable Serving Platters
The different types of disposable serving platters each offers differing benefits. Take a look below how the range from W.F. Denny can help you cater for events and parties, and find the perfect disposable serving platter for you.
Disposable serving platters are a convenient and hassle-free option for hosting parties. They eliminate the need for washing and drying traditional serving platters, which can save you time and energy.
Disposable serving platters are easy to transport and store, making them a great option for on-the-go events. They are also lightweight and stackable, which can save you storage space.
Disposable serving platters come in a variety of sizes, shapes, and materials, making them a versatile option for any occasion. You can choose from a wide range of options to suit your specific needs.
Size and Shape
The size and shape of the disposable serving platters you choose will depend on the type of food you are serving and the number of guests you are hosting. You will want to make sure that the platters are large enough to hold the food you are serving and that they are appropriate for the occasion. For example, round platters are great for pizzas, while rectangular platters are perfect for sandwiches and wraps.
Disposable serving platters can be made from a variety of materials, including plastic, aluminium, bamboo, and sugarcane. When choosing a material, consider the durability, environmental impact, and overall aesthetic of the platter.
The number of disposable serving platters you need will depend on the number of guests you are hosting and the types of food you are serving. It's always better to have a few extra platters on hand in case you need them.
What are the most popular sizes of disposable serving platters?
The most popular sizes of disposable serving platters are typically 12 inches, 16 inches, and 18 inches in diameter. However, the size you choose will depend on the types of food you are serving and the number of guests you are hosting.
Can disposable serving platters be recycled?
The answer to this question depends on the material the platters are made from. Some disposable serving platters, such as those made from plastic, cannot be recycled. However, platters made from paper, bamboo, and sugarcane are typically biodegradable and can be composted.
Are disposable serving platters microwave-safe?
Most disposable serving platters are not microwave-safe, as they can melt or warp in the microwave. If you need to reheat food on a disposable platter, it's best to transfer the food to a microwave-safe dish first.
Why Buy Disposable Serving Platters From W.F. Denny?
Disposable serving platters are a convenient and versatile option for hosting parties and events. They come in a wide range of sizes, shapes, and materials, making it easy to find the perfect platter for any occasion. When choosing disposable serving platters, consider factors like size, shape, material, and quantity to ensure that you have everything you need to make your next party a success. Whether you are hosting a small gathering or a large event, disposable serving platters can make your life easier and help you focus on enjoying time with your guests.