Our Blog

Here you’ll find a selection of our favourite things, latest trends and ideas, client feedback from our most recent events, featured articles and news stories.

  • Gala balls and awards dinners

    Awards dinners and gala balls require London’s original caterers, Payne & Gunter to create a meal worth celebrating.

  • Event Planning and Management Tips from Top Caterers

    Meet our Senior Events Manager, Rebecca Dewick who has a host of tips for planning the perfect private or corporate event.

    From securing the date, to venue selection Rebecca offers her experience and anecdotes from nearly 20 years in the hospitality industry.

  • Large scale events: Big pitch. Little details.

    Payne & Gunter cater for a number of quintessentially British events, and we don’t let the rain stop the parade. We’ve got the resources, equipment, experience, and attitude to make sure major events are memorable for all the right reasons.

  • The Top Caterer Behind Our 2019 Spring & Summer Menu

    Our Head Chef at Payne & Gunter, Danilo Barbagallo, gives us a bit of insight into our Spring/Summer 2019 menu. We also find out a bit more about him and what inspires his culinary creations and combinations that make us top caterers this season.

  • Payne & Gunter secures exciting catering accreditation at Merlin Events

    London’s original caterers, Payne & Gunter, has retained their position as an accredited catering supplier for Merlin Events.

  • Payne & Gunter sails new territory with the National Maritime Museum re-launch

    London’s original caterers, Payne & Gunter, have joined forces with Royal Museums Greenwich to re-launch the iconic National Maritime Museum’s event spaces. 

  • London Caterers Serving Landmark Locations

    As London caterers, we’re perfectly located to facilitate top-notch food and drink at some of the most iconic venues the capital has to offer.

    Whilst these venues have some well-known features and spaces, they are always evolving, offering something different and distinct that adds another dimension to events.

    Here are some highlights from some of our venue partners that might tickle the odd taste bud.

  • Tasty Tunes & Quality Catering

    They say that music is food for the soul and Payne & Gunter’s music events cater for rock, pop, and all that jazz.

    Treating guests’ senses to sweet music and delicious food makes for a satisfying combination. Find out how our quality catering can complement any music and create a harmonious experience.

  • Apollo Summer Nights Series 2019

    Payne & Gunter to partner with Bryn Williams in providing a unique dining experience for the inaugural Apollo Summer Nights Series 2019.  

  • Payne & Gunter makes its operatic debut this summer

    Payne & Gunter, have secured the contract to oversee the dining offering for leading Midlands’ opera company, Nevill Holt Opera.

  • Celebrity Chefs For The Perfect Event Pairing

    At Payne & Gunter we pride ourselves on our perfect pairings, and our celebrity chef partnerships are no exception.

    We’ve forged relationships with some of the industry’s most acclaimed culinary pioneers. Our quintessentially quirky collaborations mean we’ve raised the bar and stepped up to the plate.

    Our competition and award-winning chefs are the crème de la crème, so here’s a little more about them…

  • Payne & Gunter's 2018 Year In Review

    Payne & Gunter has had another year to celebrate after delivering a plethora of exciting and quirky hospitality catering to events across the capital and beyond.

  • Creative Caterers That Serve Up Surprises

    If you’ve got an appetite for creative catering, then we can bring the ideas (and dishes) to the table.

    From menus that surprise your guests to plates that will be pictured and posted, here are a few of our recent creations to whet your appetite.