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30 Baby Shower Food Ideas

thirty baby shower food ideas with pink and blue banners

Baby showers come with a lot of planning. There's establishing a guest list, deciding on a fun party game and, most importantly, creating a menu. Coming up with ideas for baby shower food can vary depending on your gathering. Is it a low key luncheon? A mid-morning brunch? Or a full blown affair? There's also theme considerations or if mom wants to do a gender reveal—all of which can impact the food you choose to serve.

If you've been tasked with planning the next baby shower for a family member or friend, but are stumped on what to feed everyone, we have you covered. From fun, gender themed snacks to easy-to-assemble appetizers, you'll impress guests while still having plenty of time to toast the mom-to-be. As you plan, don't forget to pick the perfect baby shower invitation to get everyone excited for the occasion.

Get the Party Started with Appetizers

  1. It's a Girl! Popcorn

    Celebrate your soon-to-be princess with this easy snack, or mix up the colors to match the party's theme. pink popcorn baby shower food to match pink baby shower theme with streamers


  2. Chili Garlic Chicken Skewers

    Add a little spice to the party with this chili garlic chicken. chili garlic chicken skewers on parchment paper with limes


  3. 3. Fruit and Yogurt Parfaits

    Decorate wooden spoons and throw in colorful fruit to give these parfaits character. fruit and yogurt parfait with strawberries granola and wooden spoons with red and white string


  4. Chicken Salad Bites

    Your guests will love this updated (and easy to eat) take on a classic. chicken salad bites inside hard shell


  5. 7 Layer Dip

    Prep your little one for their football watching days with this snack. seven layer dip inside mini cups with tortilla chips and black olives


  6. Easy Cheeseball

    In under 10 minutes, you'll have a crowd pleasing appetizer. cheeseball dip surrounded with ritz crackers


  7. Think Pink Prosciutto and Figs

    Add a pop of color to your meal with this fresh fig appetizer. fresh fig appetizer wrapped in pink prosciutto


  8. Strawberry and Goat Cheese Crostini

    Spread the love with these heart-shaped balsamic strawberry toppers. strawberry and goat cheese crostini on French bread


  9. Mac and Cheese Bites

    You'll be cheesing all day with this bite-sized comfort food. mac and cheese bits with cilantro on top for appetizers


  10. Five-Minute Ricotta Crostini

    Let your guests get creative with a fun ricotta crostini bar. colorful ricotta crostini bar with bread and lots of choices


  11. Lime and Chili Grilled Corn

    If you're going to be a corny parent, you better start now. lime and chili corn on the cob grilled


  12. Three-Ingredient Meatballs

    A family favorite, these are sure to become regulars at the dinner table. three ingredient meatballs on white rice with toothpicks


  13. Rainbow Thai Coleslaw

    Mix it up with this sweet and tangy Thai coleslaw. thai coleslaw with purple radish and carrots with sweet and tangy sauce dressing


  14. Tuna on Crispy Rice

    Impress your guest with this sushi-inspired appetizer. sushi appetizer spicy tuna on crispy rice


  15. Savory Stuffed Pastries

    If Mexican food is your thing, these avocado, cream cheese, salsa filled pastries will do the trick. avocado cream cheese salsa filled pastries


  16. Tasty Side Dishes

  17. Prosciutto Wrapped Melon

    Last minute appetizers that you can whip up in no time. melon balls wrapped in prosciutto on wooden cutting board


  18. Pesto Tortellini Salad

    As easy as boiling water, you can make this dish in under 30 minutes. pesto tortellini salad with peas and tomatoes in bowls with wooden fork


  19. Caprese On A Stick

    Swap Romas for baby tomatoes for a bite-sized appetizer. caprese skewers with cheese tomatoes and grapes


  20. Cheesy Tomato Tarts

    Like pizza, but better, these tarts will take you less than an hour. fancy mini pizzas cheesy tomato tarts


  21. Roasted Pineapple and Sweet Potato Salad

    This vibrant orange and yellow salad is perfect for celebrating fall babies. orange and yellow roasted pineapple and sweet potato salad


  22. Goat Cheese and Grape Bites

    A delicious and welcome reminder that you'll be a grape parent. goat cheese and grapes bites appetizers


  23. Festive Baby Shower Themed Drinks

  24. Blue Mojito

    This bright blue mojito makes for a refreshing beverage—don't forget to make a no rum batch for mom to enjoy! blue mojito drink with blueberries lime in mason jar with blue and white striped straw


  25. Fruity Sherbet Punch

    Loaded with strawberries and raspberries, this sparkling punch screams 'It's a girl'! fruity sherbet punch loaded with raspberries strawberries and pineapple served in wine glasses


  26. Lavender Lemonade

    Last minute tasty beverages so easy to whip up in no time. purple lavender lemonade tall drink with yellow lemon and straw


  27. Milk and Cookies Mocktail

    Cheers! Get creative with this favorite childhood snack and dye the frosting pink and blue. black and white cookie dipped in milk


  28. Desserts and Sweat Treats

  29. The Ultimate Apple Bar

    Simple apple dippers in honor of the apple of your eye. four ways to dip apples in caramel nuts coconut chocolate and more


  30. Chocolate Party Spoons

    Personalize your shower with these colorful, easy treats. chocolate party spoons with sprinkles on pink and blue plastic spoons for baby shower or gender reveal


  31. No Bake Nutella Cheesecake

    For the chocolate loving mom, this Oreo and Nutella based treat will satisfy even your worst cravings. oreo and Nutella based mouse treat with whip cream and nuts


  32. Pancake Lollipops

    Get creative with food coloring, icing, and ribbon for an even sweeter dessert table. pancake lollipops with syrup and blueberries


  33. Easy Pastry Puff Shells

    Sweet or savory filling? The choice is yours. easy mini pastry puff shells filled with dessert and pecan filling


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