Your vows are written and you鈥檝e chosen your dream dress, and perhaps most importantly 鈥 as far as your guests鈥 interests are concerned 鈥 you鈥檝e finalized your wedding food. Now, how to get everyone wiping away the drool in anticipation? Whether you book a food truck, buffet style or a sit-down dinner, you want to let your guests look forward to filling their tummies with the delicious meal you鈥檝e planned. These 20 modern wedding menus are all about displaying your meal in style. Dinner is served!

rylee-hitchner

1. Double Duty: These menus from a Parisian-inspired wedding also double as your napkin. The thoughtful design is so pretty that you鈥檒l be careful not to spill too much throughout your meal. (via Rylee Hitchner Photography / Style Me Pretty)

alea-moore

2. Leafy Greens: Go green (literally!) with this big leafy menu that looks as good as it sounds. Get yourself a top-notch calligrapher that can work magic. (via Alea Moore Photography / Camille Styles)

merrythough

3. Up, Up and Away: Balloons are known to make every party better. These faux chalkboard menus are easy to make and totally awesome. Set up a balloon at each table and let the kids take them home at the end of the reception. (via The Merrythought)

sposto

4. Bar Menu: Display your custom signature drink loud and proud! Your bar menu will stand out on a stained piece of wood that you can DIY. After the wedding, mount it over your home bar cart to remember your special day in a unique way. (via Sposto Photography / Green Wedding Shoes)

mademoiselle-fiona

5. Bread Bag: Wrap up everyone鈥檚 favorite pre-meal snack with a menu that demands attention. Stash the baguette in a natural-colored paper bag and finish with twine. (via Mademoiselle Fiona / Style Me Pretty)

jupiter-and-juno

6. Jupiter and Juno Laser Cut Escort Names ($4): Make it personal with a laser-cut place card that will make your friends and family feel special. They can keep their name tag as a memento and thank you for attending your big day.

Peach and Copper Wedding Inspiration - photo by Mikaela Marie Photography http://ruffledblog.com/peach-and-copper-wedding-inspiration

7. Pretty Peach: If your wedding has a theme, don鈥檛 be afraid to go all out! This sweet Southern event was full of details that truly made a memorable meal. (via Mikaela Marie Photography / Ruffled Blog)

engaging-papers

8. Engaging Papers Heather Menu ($499, for 50): Let your guests have some fun as they unfold their menu one course at a time. You can create an intricate custom menu that folds compactly to fit on your modern tablescape.

arna-bee

9. Cocktail Menu: Highlight your signature cocktail in a clear way. Display the recipe on Lucite for all your guests to see. (via Arna Bee / MODwedding)

karen-mordechai

10. Farmhouse Favorite: Simple doesn鈥檛 have to mean boring. Create a modern menu with a country chic twist that is easy to navigate. (via Karen Mordechai / Daily Candy)

border-grill

11. Food Truck Menu: Just because you鈥檙e having an unconventional wedding dinner doesn鈥檛 mean that you can鈥檛 display a fun menu. This food truck option hits on all the necessities, including where to find the photo booth. Say cheese! (via Border Grill)

la-happy

12. Bookworm: These library-inspired menus are perfectly on-trend! Display them on your plates for a fun throwback to the days you got lost in the stacks searching for your favorite romance novel. (via La Happy / Seattle Bride)

brooklyn-peach-co

13. Brooklyn Peach Co. Round Wedding Menu ($22): With a menu that fits like a puzzle piece to your plate, the sophisticated style can鈥檛 be matched. The elegance of the calligraphy easily blends in with the modern theme for a picture-perfect place setting.

ljp

14. Wooden Menu: Display your menu on each table for your guests to gaze at as they sip their Champagne. You鈥檒l have their mouths watering in anticipation of what鈥檚 to come. (via Little Josh Productions / Style Me Pretty)

naomi-chokr

15. Hand-Painted Menu: We can鈥檛 get over how pretty this menu is! The delicate floral details and descriptions have us wishing we got an invite to this one. (via Naomi Chokr / Hey Wedding Lady)

wedding-bells

16. Modern Menu: We are all about this geometric pairing. Mix in some golden utensils, modern plates and a leaf for a minimal table-setting. (via Sarah Street Photography / 100 Layer Cake)

brown-linen-design

17. Homespun Menu: Having your menu printed on handmade paper gives your event a classic touch. It鈥檚 easy to achieve yourself by weathering the edges of purchased stationery. Pair it with a linen napkin and voila! (via Brown Linen Design)

julie-cummins

18. Cootie Catcher: Remember these!? Turn your menu into a fun game with your friends and family that will bring old memories flooding back. The design will be the talk of the meal鈥 that is, until the toasts get started. (via Julie Cummins / Wedding Online)

nouba

19. DIY Botanic Perspex Menu: Whether you鈥檙e entertaining several hundred guests or several dozens, this fab menu is the perfect, simple DIY project for your celebration. It is sure to stand out against a simple setting. (via Nouba / Lenzo)

wedding-bells-2

20. Menu Choices: When giving a choice of entree, make it easy for the servers to find which meal goes where. These cute cards can be displayed in front of each guest for a super smooth dinner service. (via Merchant Paper Design / Seattle Bride)

Planning your wedding? Check out all things Brit + Co Weddings, and follow us on Pinterest for more fun + unique wedding inspo.

Brit + Co may at times use affiliate links to promote products sold by others, but always offers genuine editorial recommendations.