Food menu for a nautical theme party should be such that it would complement the nature of the party. Look out for some menu ideas and tips for your nautical theme party.

Nautical Theme Party Menu

Food forms an inevitable part of any party. It is said that “a well fed guest is a happy guest”!! Those of you who frequently attend or throw a party would agree with this and know that a success of a party is largely dependent on food. This is mainly because the idea of going to a party itself automatically brings in reflex thoughts about the good food, which will be offered. So, we can comfortable conclude that a menu is very important for the success of a party. Food items largely depend on the type of party. While for a kids’ party, the food type would be one that is hot favorite among children, for an adult party, drinks and appetizers would take up the major portion of the menu. For a themed party, the menu should be such that it reflects the theme of the party.
One of the most unique themes for a party is the nautical theme. We all love the intriguing freshness of the sea and what better way to explore the freshness than to bring the sea right at your doorstep. Food for a nautical theme party should be one that mirrors the theme. At the same time, the party should have all the items, right from the appetizers to the dessert, in its menu, so as to make it a delight for the guests. The choice of foods should be such that it should be light on stomach, but at the same time it should be filling. Seafood dominates a nautical theme party. To get detailed idea about the menu for a nautical theme party, listed are a few mouth-watering dishes. You would surely not want to miss any of them in your menu!!
Menu Ideas For A Nautical Theme Party
Gulp it Down!! (Drinks) 
  • Buoy shot (Capt. Morgan, OJ and a touch of cherry)
  • Captain Morgan and coke and Mt Gay rum- popular sailor drink
  • Ginger beer 
You Wouldn’t Want To Miss This!! (Appetizers) 
  • Angel Hair Pasta with Shrimp and Basil
  • Seafood Stir Fry
  • Skewered Marinated Flank Steak
  • Chilli Con Queso
  • Baked Crab, Brie, And Artichoke Dip 
Ah! Grab it all!! (Main Course) 
  • Oven-Fried Catfish
  • Fish Fillets au Gratin
  • Halibut Fillets with Teriyaki Sauce
  • Pan-Seared Scallops 
So Much for the Sweet Tooth!! (Desserts) 
  • Poached pears with chocolate pear sauce
  • Frozen Chocolate Mousse Truffles
  • Cheesecake Fruit Tart
  • A large Popeye’s Spinach Pie 
  • At the time of selecting the menu, make sure it gels well with the nautical theme of the party.
  • The choice of food should be such that it allures each one of your guests, not leaving even a single person.
  • While nautical theme party is mostly for people who love to indulge in non-veg food, if you have invited guests who are vegetarian, have food choices for them as well.
  • Remember, your work just doesn’t get over with the menu. Even the designing of the buffet table should be kept in mind. While the normal white bone china plates serve well, if you want to add a touch of glamour, get plates with the sea theme.
  • Make sure that the buffet is well arranged before the start of the party. Right from cutlery to plates and napkins, everything should be in order.
  • Since desserts are opted last, it would be a good idea to make a separate arrangement for the same.

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