It’s one thing to enjoy your favorite foods at a restaurant. It’s another thing entirely to experience new plating techniques!
Being a foodie isn’t easy! These pics of plating alternatives will have you wondering what the chefs were thinking. How crazy can they get?!
A special thanks to everyone who posted and shared their experiences so that we can share them too!
1) Comfort Food in a Comfortable Shoe
“What a time to be alive.”
2) Cookie, Macaroon, or Movie?
“I wish I was joking, an ancient VHS copy of The Bodyguard”
3) Scheduling or Cheese Plate?
4) River of Cheese
“Nuts used as emergency cheese dam during slate-based baked Camembert catastrophe.”
5) Flying Fries
“Did you hear about the chef who opened a restaurant which served food on model aeroplanes?
It never took off.”
6) Fried Food “Clog”s Your Arteries…
“Squid in a clog.”
8) Skillet Toast?
9) Spring Rolls, Isle 6
10) Where is Dasher or Dancer or Prancer or Vixen…
11) Iron-On Foods
Cotton: iron on high heat
Silk: iron on medium heat
Nylon: iron on low heat
Prawns: iron on manky board”
“Style 1 Content 0”
13) Bread Basket or Hand Bag
“Chef, we’re out of bread baskets.”
“Don’t suppose you brought a handbag to work, did you?”
14) Bread Lego Pack
15) ”Cup” Cakes
“What’s the messiest and least convenient way to eat a slice of cake?”
16) Pepper Cup Replaces Paper Cup
17) Matryoshka Pickles
“Pickles inside a Russian doll on a chopping board. Of course.”
18) Everything AND the Kitchen Sink
“The ‘American Breakfast’, served in a kitchen sink”
19) Food or Bedtime Routine?
“yoghurt ice cream “brush”, mint-eucalyptus crème “paste” and a G&T at German 2-star restaurant”
20) Pipe Rings… The New Snack
“Because why wouldn’t you want onion rings hanging on salvage from the restaurant’s bathroom refit? “
21) Don’t Press Too Hard With Your Knife…
“Ever eaten three variants of Foie gras from an iPad?”
22) Clean Eating
“I told the waitress…that she forgot to give me the brush…she brought me one.”
23) Water Me Please
“Asked for a jug of water and got this. Guess what, tasted like water from a…watering can “
24) A Lightbulb of an Idea
“Bubble tea in a lightbulb”
25) I’m Swimming In My Drink
“A cocktail served in a mini-bathtub?”
26) Table Spaghetti
“Spaghetti on the Board”
27) Not Desert, Tree-sert
“Wasabi spongecake with a ‘wow’ factor. As in: “Wow, some tool has served my dessert on a tree.”
28) Skate Plate
“Call us cynical, but we don’t believe this skateboard will see the inside of a dishwasher.”
29) Syrup Falls Pancakes
“What is does the maple syrup need that this breakfast is lacking?”
30) Nacho Chips
“Nachos, served in a nachos packet. I need a lie down.”
31) Bread Slippers
“Confirmation of the Bread Slippers of Switzerland. You’re welcome.”
32) A Tube of Desert
“Frozen beet and strawberry… in a tube of lipstick”
33) Noodles, Sauce, Cheese… Spaghetti?
“You’re going to love this: DECONSTRUCTED SPAG BOL, La Folie Douce, Val d’isere, €29”
34) Table Art, or Food?
“Yall would love Alinea. Here’s there signature dessert, served on the table.”
35) Hanging Bacon
“Bacon washing-line at Trump Hotel in Washington DC.“
37) Gravity Defying Spaghetti
“Spaghetti held up on a platform to make it cold and hard to eat”
38) Umbrella Eats
“The end of the world is nigh.”
39) The Desert Table
“mini picnic table. Where is my plate?”
40) Is This Food?
“sweets served on an oversized piece of lego”