These Serving Platters Are the Real Centerpiece of Your Dinner Table

Because your main course deserves a proper presentation.

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When it comes to stacking up the meats and sides, don't settle for plating it on any basic dish. We picked 10 serving platters that level up your dinnertime spread.

1 Canvas Home Abbesses Platter
nordstrom.com $40.00

With its organically formed, imperfect oval shape, this artisan-inspired porcelain serving platter brings a little homespun character to the dinner table. It's available in six different hand-painted border colors, as well as unadorned white.

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2 Lenox French Perle Large Serving Platter
amazon.com $56.99

Whether an Easter ham or a Thanksgiving turkey is on the menu, serve it up with style on this French-country-inspired stoneware serving platter. Dotted with swirling accents, its quatrefoil rim gives your tablescape a refined edge.

3 Williams-Sonoma Open Kitchen Handled Platter (Medium Size)
williams-sonoma.com $30.00

Traveling from kitchen to dining room with a hot platter can be a harrowing experience — enlist this one to ensure a safer journey. Made of dishwasher-safe earthenware and available in three sizes, its sloped shape has handles at either end for stress-free transporting.

4 Le Creuset 16.25-Inch Rectangular Serving Platter
bedbathandbeyond.com $67.98

For serving an extra-large main course for a hungry table, you'll want a dish that can tackle that challenge and look great doing it. This 16.25-inch serving platter from Le Creuset serves up a Butterball turkey with aplomb, and is even oven-safe up to 500 degrees, in case you need to keep the dish warmed. It also comes in six shades, so you can match it to the rest of your Le Creuset pieces.

5 Pier 1 Imports Magnolia Serving Platter
pier1.com $29.95

This serving platter makes for a gorgeous table centerpiece — even when not in use! Bordered with oversized magnolia blooms, its ironstone build also displays a subtle rippled effect that looks stunning in any light.

6 Napoli Oval Serving Platter
potterybarn.com $129.00

A platter for all seasons, this Italian-made white ceramic piece from Pottery Barn features a scalloped border that tastefully frames the night's main course.

7 West Elm Potter's Workshop Large Platter
westelm.com $34.99

Bring a little sunshine to the tabletop with this hand-painted stoneware piece from West Elm. At 17 inches long, it makes a fabulous presentation for grilled seafood or seasonal greens.

8 Nantucket Serving Platter
worldmarket.com $19.99

The rivet-like details on the rim add subtle nautical character to this 19-inch-wide earthenware serving platter. Plus, the price is right for stocking up on a few, if needed!

9 Crate & Barrel Addison Grey Gold Rim Platter
crateandbarrel.com $39.95

At a slightly smaller 12-inch width, this handcrafted, circular serving platter from Crate & Barrel is better suited for serving smaller dishes like roast chicken or charred kabobs off of the grill.

10 Threshold Large Oval Serving Platter
target.com $19.98

A beauty for a bargain. Though users do say the 19-inch-wide width of this porcelain platter makes it tricky to store, it's an impressive size that can handle serving up a large Thanksgiving ham or turkey.

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