When people say ‘wedding food‘, you tend to think either a buffet table, a hog roast, or a traditional three-course meal. But these brides took a more unexpected approach to their menu – and we love it. Which idea would work for your day?

Fish ‘n’ chips

It’s a favourite Friday night dinner option, so why not take it to your special day, especially if you’re tying the knot at the end of the week? The best of British, all complete with mushy peas.


Rustic Mexican

This wedding food option is great if you’re worried about picky guests. They can pick and choose what goes in their tortilla wrap or taco – fantastic news for tomato-haters or meat-enthusiasts. Fabulous finger food for all ages, but just remember napkins will be necessary.

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Ice cream, you scream

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Since seeing this wedding, an ice cream van seems almost essential for a summer wedding! It will cool down your guests, and the kids will absolutely love it. You could even serve ice cream instead of traditional wedding favours to save even more money.

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Beautiful butties

Perhaps not instead of your traditional wedding breakfast but chip butties are the perfect late-night snack. Serve them up about 9pm or 10pm after your guests have worked up an appetite on the dance floor.

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Do donuts

We’ve all seen the yummy wedding cake trend of doing tiers of cupcakes, but donuts? You can even get a special wedding package from Krispey Kreme complete with 2,400 rings of sugary goodness!

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A pub classic

Well, how about this – bangers and mash. Can you really go wrong with such a classic dish? Just remember to provide an alternative for your veggie guests.

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Takeaway tubs

Who doesn’t love a cheeky little Chinese takeaway every now and then? We adore this idea, but we’d give the chopsticks a miss – especially in a white wedding dress!

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And how about checking out our favourite, unbelievable wedding cake creations from our real brides for dessert? What does your wedding menu hold?