The best chefs in the world understand that cooking the best food doesn’t stop at preparation. You have to make the presentation as charming as the cooking and that is why the best serving trays are just sought after as much as the best pots and pans. From bamboo to glass, serving trays come in all shapes and colours and sizes but the best of them all are determined by the quality of the material. Here is a look at some of the best serving trays that have the solid construction needed to last and which will transform your serving game forever.
YOLIFE 3 Tiered Serving Stand with Ivory Porcelain
When it comes to food-tray stands, the test is always the stability which is why you need to go for one with a solid build like this one. This set has all the solid construction you need to display any type of food at your party. The glossy golden finish of the frame also complements any party while the porcelain finish on the ceramic plates completes the classy look. These are high-capacity serving trays so you won’t lack for space on any of the three tiers of the stand. They are totally detachable for easy washing and storage.
Ilyapa 3 Tier Server Stand with Trays & Bowls
If you are going to make your birthday or dinner parties fun, you must start by serving the cake and snacks differently and this three-tier stand is exactly what you need. The stand is built on a solid steel frame which allows it to hold the heaviest fruits you have on both the middle and the top tier. The bottom tray is for carrying the largest serving you have for the occasion while the rest can occupy the middle tier or the bowls.
Collapsible Bowl, 3 Tier
If you are looking for a smart but inexpensive way to serve your fruits, snacks and candy, then this three-tier set will help. It is made of plastic so it is totally safe when placed on the table as nothing will tumble over. The steel frame is strong enough to carry the weight of your bag of nuts or candy without toppling over. The set is also collapsible which makes it easy to clean and store. The top tray is divided into three allowing you to serve different snacks at the same time.
Kanwone 3 Tiered Serving Stand with White Porcelain Plates
Elegant and classy are the two words that best describe this set of ceramic serving plates with their glossy finish. The three-round porcelain plates can be used for displaying any type of food from cupcakes and muffins to finger foods and shrimp. The stand is solid cast iron with sturdy straight legs that can withstand huge weight. The stand can also be swivelled to either create a straight-up display or a cascading design with allows you to set it up even on smaller tables to save space in a cascading order to improve the view.
HAPOO 2-Tier Decorative Wood Trays
If you prefer the look of polished wood on your dining table or any other room in your house, then this two-tier set will be a lovely addition. The tray gives your table the classy look of an old farmhouse with solid construction that ensures that it lasts. The tray can be used as storage for your salt and spices or as a serving tray for your fruits and snacks at a party. It has a strong base to ensure stability as well as metallic handles for easy lifting.
Bamboo 3 Pack Serving Tray Kitchen Food Tray with Handles
If you are looking for those good old bamboo trays that last decades in your kitchen before you even notice that they are really old, then this 3pc set will suffice. The trays are made of solid bamboo with fewer joints to reduce points of weakness in the frames. The handles are strong enough to hold onto when carrying even the heaviest items. You can carry three medium-sized plates, a bowl and two cups on each tray which is great for serving many guests or regular family meals. The trays can also work as your cooling racks for baking or grilling.
FREELOVE Round Serving Platter
This is the best tray for bringing tea and coffee pots to the table as well as carrying towels and any other items you need to serve your guests. You can also use it as your little storage counter for cosmetics, brushes and other small bottles in your bathroom. It is made of stainless steel with a black glossy finish that compliments your kitchen counter. The platter is 12 inches wide, which means you can use it to carry cups and bowls to the table as well.
Youngever 3 Pack Plastic Serving Trays
If you’re not looking to add more heavy platters to your collection, then a fine set of quality plastic trays will help you. This package has three High-density ABS material trays that can be stacked together for easy storage. Each tray is 15 by 10 inches which is enough room to carry up to three bowls and two cups. The trays can also be used to serve snacks when dealing with a group and being plastic, you don’t have to worry about things shattering when one drops.
Tray Stackers for Harvest Right Freeze Dryer Trays
This is another set of stainless steel trays that simplify serving large groups into a simple lift and place process. The set comes with stackers that can be used to join the trays with or without food. The trays are also perfect for baking and freezing as they have a rust-proof coating that won’t warp when heated.
Home Redefined Decorative Serving Tray
This is another classy wooden tray that will give a long service while retaining its glossy appearance. It is made of fiberboard and then finished with faux leather giving it a unique classy appearance. The best part is the sturdy metallic handles whose golden gloss compliments the entire tray. It is also very large, measuring 18 by 12 inches making it the best for carrying all the bulky foods to the table in one go.
Which of these serving trays did you like the most? Do you own one you would recommend? Do let us know in the comments below!