Food + Drink

Event catering in London's unique and unusual venues and at locations throughout the UK has been Payne and Gunter's passion for over 25 years. We pride ourselves on offering exquisite food which has been carefully designed in line with current market trends and with an underlying emphasis on maintaining our ethos of providing excellent British food...with a twist!

We offer a flexible approach to events and will always work with clients to ensure that we offer the best catering concept, bespoke to each and every event, taking into account the profile of your guests and the overall theme of your event. Ultimately we are working in partnership with you to create amazing events!


Payne and Gunter have extensive experience orchestrating all styles of events in unusual venues and at unique locations both in London and UK wide.

From large scale dinners to informal standing receptions; canapé parties to weddings; or corporate event hospitality to summer parties. We want to make your business our business be it corporate, private, association, incentive or agency.

Payne and Gunter will provide the complete catering solution for your event and as an extension of this can offer a total event management service including the co-ordination of flowers, entertainment, lighting, theming and much, much more.


With years of experience of operating in unusual venues and at the most prestigious events, we have the sales, operations and logistical knowledge to ensure that events of every size are run efficiently and effectively.

All I can say is THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU. You are a bunch of old pros and that's what we respect and admire. You should be proud of what you and your teams do.

British Phonographic Industry, BRIT Awards


A unique portfolio for all occasions Payne and Gunter are pleased to be accredited with some of London's most iconic venues. From museums to palaces and galleries to bespoke structures, if you find us a location, we can deliver your event.

The venues listed here provide you with an insight into some of the amazing spaces that we work in. However, we are always looking to consider new and exciting venues and locations so please get in touch.

We make sure our ingredients and fresh produce come from carefully selected suppliers and sustainable, ethical, fully traceable sources.

Darren Roberts, Executive Chef


Enchanted Autumnal Wedding at Hampton Court Palace

Enchanted Autumnal Wedding at Hampton Court Palace

Weddings are an opportunity for the Payne + Gunter team to spread its creative wings and this year we've enjoyed working on an array of memorable nuptials.

One of our favourites was for Simon and Bryony who held their reception at the Little Banqueting House at Hampton Court Palace before setting sail along the thames to their marquee reception.

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P+G named as a 'Luxury Caterer' by GQ

P+G named as a 'Luxury Caterer' by GQ

We were delighted to be featured in an article for GQ magazine this month about the best luxury caterers for events and parties.

Our illustrious history catering for London's creme de la creme coupled with our 10-year reign as the BRIT Awards caterer, firmly cemented our position in the top four.

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