Buffet server table are usually decorated to suit a particular occasion. Effective buffet table decor should serve not only to lend a decorative quality to the party atmosphere, but should provide functionality as well. While there is no right way to decorate a buffet table, can train functional and aesthetically pleasing buffet table decor contribute to your buffet table presents the food in an appealing and effective way.
Place the buffet server table where guests will be able to line up and both sides, then cover it with a cloth that fits the color theme you want for your buffet table decorations. For Christmas, a red or green cloth edged in gold work. A buffet table for a Thanksgiving Day feast can be brown, tan or even gold. Avoid using an all gold tablecloth unless your overall décor will be fancy.
Arrange food down the sides of the buffet server table, usually in twos, with a dish on each side of the table. If you have a main course or the star attraction food, place it directly in the middle of the table, about halfway. Serve this main course in a decorative server. Silver, China and other expensive serving are appropriate if you have nice table decoration. Select a serving dish that matches the theme of theme buffets.