Most people forget guest enjoy a party if the host is enjoying. Your guests will automatically have a good time in your party if you enjoying it too. The key to a successful dinner is the menu and theme. Before you try to outdo yourself, think of how much time you can get ready for the party. Create The maximum time for each task to do before the party starts.
As you know what to do and time you have, creating a menu is the next step. Do not prepare dishes that you have never done before. It is not the time to start teaching yourself how to cook. It is best to use the ready prepared dishes or that need less effort. If you consider making an Italian dinner, and when there is a short time to do cleanup, setup then cheaters in the menu are going to be the sauce, bread, and pasta. You will not prepare these due to the little time left. So you have a few choices: call a favorite restaurant and order a few sides, this could be the bread sauce for the bread. Find a grocery store to buy a packaged pasta and jar sauce. Take the best.
Calling a catering company if you have no time to cook, but want the dinner party, call the caterer. Keep it to yourself. Do not choose the option when you have less time because catering need to be planned. It is now common to hire a party supplier for dinner parties nowadays. A vendor may be an individual who is trained in getting ready and serving food to massive crowds. Some people believe that hiring a party supplier is for special events and dinner parties that cost a lot. There is some truth in the statement, but it does not to be that way.
There are two types of dinner parties caterers in today's world. They include; on premises and off premises. The on-premises caterers prepare cook and serve food at the place where the party is taking place. It needs a spacious room that the workers don't have to create a disturbance for the visitors. Off-premise, caterers can prepare and cook the food at a unique location then bring it to be served to the party.
You should first ask the vendor whether they provide sit-down service or the buffet service. The Sit-down service is the kind of service where the visitors stay on the tables, and there are served by the servers. The buffet service is where the guests are allowed to serve themselves. They will choose the food they want. This sort of service is little cheaper than having to obtain a supplier additional for servers.