Wedding & Event Caterers In Johannesburg


If you’re having a difficult time finding good caterers to hire for your wedding reception, here’s a list of a few top wedding caterers to help you get started in finding the perfect fit for all of your cuisine needs. All the best!

By Word Of Mouth

By Word of Mouth is renowned for their culinary skills, gorgeous presentation and flawless service. Always up to date with international trends, they offer a complete wedding and event planning service from bespoke menus and a bar service to decor rental, professional waiters, coordinators and a design team. Talk about a one-stop-shop. Visit their website to take a look at all of the gorgeous foodie inspiration and then book your catering event with them and enjoy an unforgettably delectable experience.

Details: |
082 448 5713 | | 5 Gemini Street, Linbro Business Park, Sandton, Johannesburg.

Olivers Twist Catering

Olivers Twist Catering absolutely love weddings and events, which is why they would love to cater for yours, no matter what size! And whether or not you know what you’d like to be served on your wedding day or during your special event, they’re more than happy to assist and help you with your catering decisions, every step of the way, from set up all the way to clean up. They offer their customers a bespoke approach to their event menu creation, which will combine beautiful crafted cuisine and presentation with the highest level of service.

Details: | | 082 488 9505 | 15 King Arthur, Katode Street, Radiokop, Johannesburg.

The Imagination Box Catering Company

Whatever the occasion, The Imagination Box Catering Company is ready to cater your event with excellent service. This award-winning catering company pride themselves on having a wide selection of catering services, varying from wedding catering, open-fire event catering and corporate catering to Buffet catering, plated/formal dinners and kitchen tea catering services. They do their best to ensure that their clients’ expectations are met and exceeded. Click here to take a look at their selection of menus.

Details: | | 078 499 5386 | 256 Smit Street, Fairland, Johannesburg.

Country Fresh Catering

Country Fresh Catering pride themselves on great service and amazing food. They ensure that all your needs are met, from the food to the crockery, cutlery, buffet linen as well as waiter and buffet staff. These caterers offer a selection of menus to suit your style and event, including a selection of delicious breakfast options, buffet menus, spit braai delights and even delicious cocktail menus for any occasion.

Details: |  Willie Matthews: 083 309 2207 or Ian Matthews: 082 686 6070.

The Backyard Catering

Best for intimate and small events and weddings, The Backyard Catering specialises in home-style cooking, served in a rustic charm and grace that’ll have you slightly nostalgic for your childhood years in your mother’s kitchen. Their menus can be custom-made to best suit your needs and palates. Each meal is carefully prepared by their skilled and talented chefs, using only the freshest of ingredients.

Details: | 011 262 5989 | | Unit 19, Olympia Gardens, corner of Southway Road and Olympia Street, Eastgate Extension 6, Marlboro, Sandton, Johannesburg.

Plates and Platters

For one of the best caterers in the industry, be sure to contact Plates and Platters Caterers and take a look at what they have to offer. This catering company has grown from a small family-run business to a large and respected specialist banqueting, outdoor and private catering service. They offer a full range of menus ideal for any type of event, using top-quality ingredients. And if you’d like to have a little taste of their services, they do offer menu tastings.

Details: | | 011 888 7026 or 082 555 0264 | 56 North Road, Linden Extension, Johannesburg.

Jem Exclusive Catering & Events

Weddings and special occasions are unforgettable events that should run seamlessly, and this is something that Jem Exclusive Catering & Events understand and strive to achieve. You can expect high-quality food and service sure to make any bite taste that much more delicious. They also offer mobile bars that’ll delight the taste buds. Choose from either smoothie, milkshake and cappuccino bars to add something extra special to your event.

Details: | | 010 595 9726 or 079 255 1718 | 47 La Rochelle Road, Glenesk, Johannesburg.

Know of any fabulous catering company we didn’t mention above? Let us know below!

Remember that our “Top Picks” are not paid for and are compiled at the discretion of the journalist. We only write about what we love.

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