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Catering in Southampton, the New Forest and Hampshire

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We deliver a bespoke service experience to clients in Southampton, the New Forest and all surrounding areas in Hampshire and the South West by catering for any event or occasion. Our professional team coordinates private and corporate functions, from hog roasts and barbecue catering to the management and serving of refreshments from a licenced mobile bar. Clients also rely on PP Catering & Events Ltd to take care of their wedding catering needs. We organise mouth-watering menus suitable for celebrating any special occasion!


More recently, we have started to focus on Salisbury and Winchester as additional service areas so, if you plan on holding an event close to these locations in the near future and would like us to take care of the catering for you, please call to arrange a free consultation with our team.

Wedding catering

Private & party catering

Corporate catering


Plated Meals

Hog, Lamb & Mixed Spit Roasts

Traditional & Themed BBQs

Giant Paellas

Large Selection of Salads

Buffets (Traditional to Gourmet)

Finger, Fork, Hot & Cold Buffets

Large Selection of Desserts

Sweet & Popcorn Carts

Mobile Bars Including License

Champagne, Pimm’s, drinks Receptions

Tea & Coffee Service

Professional Waiting Staff


Additionally, we can also offer:


Full Wedding Packages available

Catering Equipment Hire

Crockery & Cutlery

Tables, Chairs & Furniture Hire

Linen Hire

Glass Wear Hire

Marquee Hire

Luxury Toilet hire

Generator Hire

Event Management

HACCP & Risk Assessments

About PP Catering & Events


Established in 1998, our medium-sized company became limited in 2014 and now specialises in barbecue catering and wedding catering services. We have over 17 years of experience in the catering and events industry, and work alongside chefs with more than 30 years of experience. Located in Cadnam, we offer services throughout the Southampton and New Forest areas. Our team also manages catering events in Ringwood, Ferndown, Salisbury, Winchester, Basingstoke, Fareham, Portsmouth, Petersfield, Bournemouth and all surrounding areas.


We offer friendly, professional and bespoke catering packages, fulfilling the needs of private, and corporate clients in Southampton, the New Forest and Hampshire. Services range from wedding catering and large-scale anniversary parties to intimate private functions such as hog roast dinners accompanied by a mobile bar for team and family days. We take pride in the delivery of a hassle-free service. Clients can expect a one-on-one, personalised experience every time, and only need to liaise with one company to organise an entire event.

Bespoke Catering Services


We offer fully inclusive and interactive services which conveniently provide first-class catering for any occasion, including mobile bars, hog roasts and barbecue catering at short notice. Our trained chefs create delectable food menus to order, taking the individual dietary requirements of guests at your Southampton or New Forest event into careful consideration.


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 and 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

In the past, PP Catering & Events Ltd has managed a variety of functions and special events throughout the Southampton, New Forest, Hampshire and South West areas including:


  • Prince Andrew’s Jubilee Trust Hog Roast (for 1,000 people)
  • Chrysalis Records 30th Birthday Party (for 1,200 people)
  • The Burseldon Regatta Mobile Bar (over 1,000 people)
  • The Nationwide Girl Guides three-day Festival (more than 4,000 per day)
  • UK Store Openings for Lidl Supermarkets


We have also provided mobile bar and catering services for the Loverocks music festival and the Netley Marsh Steam Engine four-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 and furniture
  • Marquees, generators and luxury toilet hire
  • Mobile bars, operating with full licences
  • Tea and coffee services
  • Champagne, Pimms and a choice of other drinks for refreshing receptions

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 by £5 million of public liability and employers’ liability insurance. We assure clients in Southampton, the New Forest and the wider Hampshire area that all staff members receive the training required to comply with all current UK Food and Safety Regulations.

Services from PP Catering & Events Ltd include:


  • Full wedding packages including wedding planning
  • Tailored wedding catering
  • Hog, lamb and mixed spit roasts
  • Traditional and themed BBQs
  • Camping and overnight catering
  • Event catering
  • Canapés
  • Giant paellas
  • Large selection of salads
  • Hot new potatoes
  • Traditional and gourmet buffets
  • Finger, fork, hot and cold buffets
  • Large selection of desserts
  • Sweet and popcorn carts
  • Mobile bars including licence
  • Champagne, Pimms and drink receptions
  • Tea and coffee service
  • Professional waiting staff

Additionally, PP Catering & Events Ltd offers:


  • Catering equipment hire
  • Crockery and cutlery
  • Table, chair and furniture hire
  • Linen hire
  • Glassware hire
  • Event management
  • HACCP and risk assessments

Don’t forget that we are now working more closely with new customers in the Salisbury and Winchester areas so, if you would like to discuss a hog roast, barbeque catering or the use of our mobile bar facilities, there’s never been a better time to call us with your requirements.

For free quotations on private or corporate catering for events in Southampton, the New Forest and the surrounding Hampshire area, call 02380 814 644 or 07765 225 889.

Tel: 02380 814 644 | 07765 225 889

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