How to Host a Successful Sit-Down Dinner

Sit-down dinners are great offerings for your venue. They’re formal, traditional and the perfect option for everything from a wedding reception to a corporate outing. So, how do you host a successful sit-down dinner in your space?

how to host a successful sit-down dinner

In this checklist, we highlight a few helpful tips and reminders, including:

  • Create a floor plan a few weeks before the dinner, so you and the client can finalize table positions and other details
  • Incorporate simple touches like cloth napkins, linen tablecloths and fresh floral arrangements to up the elegance factor
  • Prepare your kitchen staff for day-of flexibility and any change-ups, like a client who forgot to mention they have an allergy

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