Top 12 Food Menu Ideas for Husband’s Birthday Party

When we say parties, the first thing that comes to our mind is ‘FOOD’. Yes, without good food, any celebration is incomplete, be it a wedding ceremony, birthday parties or anniversaries.

For birthday there is a lot of hype over the cake- but apart from cakes, it is equally important to offer finger-licking foods to the guests who arrive at the party. The guests should be kept entertained and satisfied with good food while they wait for the main cake cutting ceremony.

People rightly say that the way to man’s heart is through his stomach. Men surely love to eat food, specially prepared for him by his beloved wife. So, if your husband’s birthday party is coming, then make sure you prepare yummy food for your husband’s choice for him and the entire guests.

If you are throwing a party, make sure you get nice finger-licking foods on the table. Here are a few tasty, yummy, and classy foods that can make your celebration even more special. The foods are classified into 3 categories; appetizers, main course, and desserts.

Top 12 Food Menu Ideas for Husband’s Birthday Party

  1. Appetizers

To kick-start, the party, prepare some snacks and impress everyone. Snacks are generally smaller than regular means and are eaten between the meals. But, for the party, snacks are the way to kick-start the party and keep everyone entertained and satisfied.

a. Chicken meatballs:

The easiest snack to make in a short time period is chicken meatballs. You can make these meatballs even a weak before the party and keep in in the freezer.

Chicken meatballs
Chicken meatballs

An hour before the guests arrive or your husband arrive, cook these meatballs in hot oil and let it cook slowly. Serve it to your entire guests and especially to your husband with some good sauce, I am sure this will make everyone forget about other cheese or crackers.

b. Sausages :

Sausages can be the best way to engage all the guests before the main course dinner or party starts. It is easy to prepare and simple to serve as well. You can make chicken sausages, pork sausages, or even veg sausages. Prepare it yourself and surprise your guests and your husband.

c. Some crackers and cheese balls:

Well, to keep your guest’s mouth always running during the party, get some snacks like crackers, cheese balls, potato chips that are easily available in the market. You do not need to prepare these at home but can get from any nearby markets. If you want, you can make some French fries at home as well. It is easy to cook and serve everyone at the party. So, go for it.

     2.Main course

After appetizers, you need to serve the main course to your husband as well as to all the guests that are at the party. For the main course, you can make the following food items.

a. Pasta:

For the main course, to make your dinner more elegant, you can make amazing pasta. Real easy to prepare and yummy, this pasta makes every evening wonderful. In case your husband loves pasta, you can prepare it.

b. Lemon Pepper Roast Chicken:

This yummy looking dish looks complicated but is very easy to make. You should just put the chicken on a rimmed baking sheet and roast it in the oven. As complicated as it looks, it is very easy to cook and is finger-licking yummy. If your husband is a chicken lover, I am sure he will love this perfect roasted chicken. And, it goes with every other dish like rice, pasta or bread.

c) Soup:

Soup is also one of the must-have a dish at any party. A perfect tomato soup adds up to the flavors of the dishes. Apart from tomato soup, you can make the soup that your husband loves the most.

d) Chicken in Creamy Tomato Curry:

Does your husband have the plate for Indian food? If you, you must make an authentic Indian curry, chicken tikka masala. This authentic Indian dish takes almost 1.5 hours to prepare and goes perfectly with rice and bread. It is a delicious addition to fry sauces, gravy, pasta sauces, etc.

e) Rice:

Lastly, with pasta, roast chicken, soup, and curry, a little rice on the side makes the dinner perfect. You can either prepare white rice or brown rice based on your husband’s desire or place it at the side of the table. I am sure everyone will love a little bit of rice.

3. Desserts

After the heavy dinner courses, a little bit of dessert at the end will perfectly end the amazing birthday party.

a) Banana muffins with cream frosting

Banana muffins are a great way to end the superb meal. They are fantastic for dessert and are easy to prepare.

b) Ice Creams:

Ice creams also make an amazing dessert to end the amazing day. Various types of ice creams of various flavors are available like chocolate, vanilla, etc. Get the one that your husband loves the most. After all, it’s his birthday.

c) Cakes:

A birthday party without a cake seems very dull. So, you must have a cake for your husband’s birthday party. Either you can prepare it yourself at home or surprise your husband, or you can order it from the market, what matters is your love towards your husband. So, do not forget to order a perfect cake for your husband.

4. Wine and liquors

Lastly, one thing you should have on your husband’s birthday is the vintage wine. Once all the guests leave, you can celebrate your husband’s birthday secretly with wine and make yours and your husband’s day very special.


As said earlier, a way to man’s heart is through his stomach, so, dig your way to your husband’s heart by preparing awesome foods for his birthday. Make a perfect day with perfect food on the table. I hope these tips or ideas are useful to you. Have fun!


Author: Rita Mahato

I am Rita Mahato, an employee in a Birthday Party Palace in Chicago, USA, who has deep knowledge about society and celebration.