Pick Of The Best Gourmet Grazing Tables

The very best grazing table caterers in the UK

As the craze for gourmet grazing stations and picture-perfect platters continues to sweep the events world, Toast.Life round up some of the very best creative caterers ready to serve up this tasty, on trend treat.


Grape & Fig

The beautifully styled Grape & Fig were one of the very first to bring this gourmet grazing station craze to the UK and they are considered one of the very finest, specialising in ‘luxe platters and exquisite grazing tables’. Their lavish (but affordable), tastefully elegant creations are full to the brim with delicious, savoury and sweet local produce and add a show-stopping element to any stylish celebration. ‘G&F staples' include specialty cheeses, artisan cured meats, locally baked bread, crackers, dried fruits, nuts and chutney, indulgent accompaniments, seasonal fruits, sweet treats, edible art (think edible flowers and mouth watering honeycomb) and more, and of course - plenty of grapes and figs! Platters are priced individually, and grazing tables by the metre.

Benefit Platter Grape Fig

Grape Fig Wedding Platter

Grape Fig Cheese Platter

Take a look at Grape & Fig's profile in our Little Black Book. 

Platter London

Platter London specialise in – you guessed it – picture-ready platter perfection! The Platter  London team believe that every meal should be a celebration, which is why each one of their show-stopping platters is full of delectable colour. Using a canvas of rustic wood, Platter use only the finest ingredients and present them in a way that appeals to the eyes as well as the appetite, and you won’t find anything shop bought here, oh no; Platter make absolutely everything from scratch. They can create unforgettable platters filled with cheese, canapés, fruit, sweet treats and even gourmet breakfast supplies, and they offer a bespoke service too so you can create a themed platter of your dreams!
Platter London Savoury

Platter London Spread

To learn more, take a look at Platter's  profile in our Little Black Book.  


This summer it’s time to get Plattered! Thanks to Platttered – a creative catering company based in Essex who is pimping platters left, right and centre. Their platters are made up from the finest fresh local produce that Essex has to offer: think delicatessen meats, artisan breads, fresh fruit, vegetables, dips and chutney, nuts and plenty of sweet treats.

Vegan and dietary specific platters can also be made and as every platter is entirely bespoke, there really are no limits to what you can create. Choose from one of their standard platters, which include ‘The Taster's Band’ that feeds 8-10, the ‘Brunch Me Beautiful’, ‘Desserts and Deliciousness’, ‘The Social Soiree’ and more, or go all out with the ‘Holy Mother of All Platters’ which at a whopping 3sq metres feeds 100 lucky guests!


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Take a look at their profile  in our Little Black Book. 


Also based in London is the brilliantly named Bord Food, who specialise in making contemporary, visually stunning cheese, charcuterie and crudités boards for any stylish event, and not only do they look and taste good, but they do good too; Bord use local suppliers who provide seasonal and local (where possible) fruit and vegetables, whilst cheese and charcuterie are selected upon welfare quality of animals. All bords are delivered on compostable recycled pulp platters and come with compostable knives and bamboo bowls, whilst re-usable platters and tableware are available for larger events. Guilt-free gluttony! Choose from Instagram-worthy cheese boards, crudités, charcuterie, fruit and vegan bords. 

Bord Food

Bord Food Platter

For more information and details about their platters, take a look at Bord Food's their page in our Little Black Book. 

Amazing Graze

The brilliantly named Amazing Graze specialise in just that – amazing grazing! Spilling over metre long tables, Amazing Graze is a foodie's dream; think long feasting-style tables laden with cold cuts, cheeses, breads, sweet treats and more, and peppered amongst the masses of gourmet nibbles you'll find fresh and dried fruits, nuts, raw honey and decadent chocolate, as well as a lovely selection of props, trinkets, candles and other splashes of unique styling. With no two ever the same, Amazing Graze’s tables are completely unique and the mouth-watering possibilities are endless. They can also provide staff to serve the wine too (very important).

 Amazing Graze Platter

Amazing Graze Selection

Amazing Graze Table

To book Amazing Graze, take a look at their page in our Little Black Book.

The Manchester Platter Company

The Manchester Platter Company have got all bases covered when it comes to creative catering, thanks to their choice of grazing options. Their picturesque platters come in a variety of sizes ranging from ‘The Mini’ which feeds 2-4 people, perfect for a girls’ night in or stylish summer picnic, to the aptly named ‘Holey Moley’, which happily feeds up to 20 hungry guests. All of their platters are made using fresh, seasonal fruits, a selection of artisan cheeses, cured meats, olives, nuts, dried fruits, crackers, chutneys and other garnishes. For larger events their grazing tables certainly have the wow factor – especially the ‘Luxury Grazer’, which as well as a plethora of delicious treats has extras goodies too offer too, such as Diptyque candles and decadent chocolate truffles from Charbonnel et Walker. 
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The Manchester Platter Company

The Manchester Platter Company can be found in our Little Black Book. 

Platter Art

Food meets art at Platter Art – a creative platter caterer based in Norwich that specialises in creating bespoke food platters for events of all shapes and sizes. From fabulous fruit to sensational spreads of sushi, there’s a platter for everyone. Stylish lunches can easily be catered for with their gorgeous spread of sandwiches, wraps and more, and the same goes for breakfast too, thanks to their platter brimming with croissants, jams, fruits and pancakes! Platter Art  are passionate about making beautiful and healthy food platters and fully support making healthy food choices, and all of their mouth watering platters can be created to suit your colour requirements and taste, as well as your dietary needs, using fab ingredients and locally sourced food.

Platter Art

Platter Art Norwich

Platter Art Norwich can be found in our Little Black Book

The Graze Spot

In Merseyside, Manchester, Liverpool and beyond, The Graze Spot  specialises in creating authentic Australasian-inspired graze boards and luxe tables. Think delicious cured meats, beautiful cheeses, The Graze Spot’s very own pistachio and sea salt dark chocolate bark, seasonal fruits, fresh bread, nuts, edible flowers, crackers, dips, chutneys and more, and and they can even add some artistic foliage at an additional cost. Their beautiful boards comes in three sizes starting with the small board that feeds 2-3 going all the way up to the large which feeds 16. For bigger celebrations then their luxe tables are just the tasty ticket, carefully crafted to ensure maximum taste and serious visual impact!

The Graze Spot

The Graze Spot Platter

The Graze Spot Sweet

For more information take a look at The Graze Spot in Toast's Little Black Book. 

Platter Up

Last and by no means least is Platter Up, born out of owner Sarah’s love for food and a passion for creating appetising and colourful platters for friends, family, and now for you! Platter Up revolves around the idea of combining food and imagination to create delicious, fresh and beautiful platters for your table; be it a wedding, picnic, meeting, or any celebration, they can create a bespoke culinary experience that will knock your guests’ socks off, whilst leaving you to focus on what's important...getting ready! Each platter or table consists of a carefully curated selection of fresh fruits, cheeses, nuts, gourmet crackers, chocolate, homemade dips and a host of other treats. Each order can be customised to suit tastes or dietary requirements, just let them know!

Platter Up

Platter Up Spread

See Platter Up's page in our Little Black Book.

For more info on all the amazing caterers mentioned about then head over to Toast.Life’s Little Black Book, and for more on creating platter perfection at your next event then don’t miss Toast.Life’s Spotlight  feature with Platter London over on TheEdit now.

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