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Catering in Southampton, New Forest and the Surrounding Areas

We offer a bespoke experience for clients in Southampton, New Forest and the wider Hampshire and South West areas, catering to any occasion. Our professional team will fully coordinate private and corporate functions, from hog roast and barbecue catering, to managing the refreshments with a licenced mobile bar. You can rely on PP Catering & Events Ltd to take care of all your wedding catering needs, by organising mouth-watering menus worth celebrating!

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About Our Company


Formed in 1998, our medium-sized company became limited in 2014, specialising in barbecue catering and wedding catering services. We have over 17 years of experience in the catering and events industry, working alongside chefs with more than 30 years of expertise. Based in Cadnam, we are available throughout Southampton and the New Forest. Our team also manages catering events in Ringwood, Ferndown, Salisbury, Winchester, Basingstoke, Fareham, Portsmouth, Petersfield, Bournemouth and the surrounding areas.


We offer a friendly and professional bespoke catering package, fulfilling the needs of private, corporate and individual clients in Southampton, New Forest and the surrounding Hampshire areas. These range from wedding catering and large-scale anniversary parties, to intimate, private functions, such as a hog roast dinner accompanied by a mobile bar for a team or family day. We take pride in delivering a hassle-free service which clients can expect a one-to-one, personalised experience every time. This means clients only need to liaise with one company to organise their entire event.

Bespoke Catering Services


We offer a fully-inclusive, interactive service which conveniently provides first-class catering for any occasion, including mobile bars, hog roasts and barbecue catering at short notice. Our trained chefs will create a delectable menu of food to order, taking into consideration individual dietary requirements for your guests in Southampton, New Forest and the nearby areas.


Our wedding catering options can include the following:

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• Giant paella dishes

• Mixed, lamb and full hog roast dinners

• Large choice of canapés

• Salads

• Traditional and themed barbecue catering with hot new potatoes

• Gourmet and traditional buffets, including finger, fork, hot and cold selections

• A smorgasbord of desserts, with sweet and popcorn carts too

• Crockery, Cuttlery and linen hire

• Drink Selections, fully mobile bars and drinks receptions

In the past, PP Catering & Events Ltd has managed a variety of functions throughout Southampton, New Forest and the wider South West areas, including countless successful weddings and private events as well as these larger events:


• Prince Andrew’s Jubilee Trust hog roast (for 1000 people)

• Chrysalis Records’ 30th birthday party (for 1200 people)

• Burseldon Regatta mobile bar (over 1000 people)

• The Nationwide Girl Guides’ 3-day festival (more than 4000 per day)

• UK store openings for Lidl supermarkets.

• We have managed mobile bar and catering services for the Loverocks music festival and the Netley Marsh Steam Engine 4-day rally

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At PP Catering & Events, our full event management includes:


• Trained and professional waiting staff

• Full barbecue catering and wedding catering packages

• Catering equipment hire, including glassware, crockery, cutlery, linen, tables, chairs and other furniture

• Marquees, generators and luxury toilet hire

• Mobile bars, operating with full licences

• Champagne, Pimms and a choice of other drinks for refreshing receptions

• Tea and coffee services

Our catering team is qualified to carry out inspections for Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) and risk assessment, with all catering and events covered up to £5 million in public liability and employers’ liability insurance. Clients in Southampton, New Forest and the wider Hampshire area can be assured that all staff members are trained to comply with strict UK Food and Safety regulations.

To get a free quote for catering private or commercial events in Southampton, New Forest and the surrounding Hampshire areas, call 02380 814 644 or 07765 225 889.