Welcome to the Alternative Catering Company.

We are very highly rated family caterers who provide a combination of excellent food with professional service we have been established for over 10 years and the current management team has been with us for over 4 years. We have over 1000 sqft of dedicated commercial kitchen space which can handle any size event.

We hope you find everything you need but if not then feel free to give us a call and one of our friendly members of the team will discuss your specific requirements we are happy to customize our offering to suit your requirements.

We cater for:

Birthday parties, Weddings, Civil partnerships, Christenings, anniversaries, Funerals, Picnics, Corporate Breakfasts, Sandwich Lunches, Evening Meetings, Canapes, Club & Sport Functions and any other occasion.

Dietary requirements
We cater for all dietary requirements – vegetarian, vegan, wheat free, dairy free, gluten free, lactose free… Whatever your food requirement, mention it and we’ll do whatever we can to deliver.

We have the option to invoice your company and deliver the buffet locally to where your staff are working. We will make sure they wont go hungry or thirsty. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to call or email.


Our catering extends to both outside and contract catering.


We Cater For Many Different Events Including…

  • Christenings
    We cater for all different types of christenings.
  • Birthday Parties
    We cater for all different sized birthday parties.
  • Evening Meetings
    We cater for office and work evening meetings.
  • Weddings & Ceremonies
    We cater for all different types of weddings and ceremonies.
  • Corporate Breakfasts
    We cater for all different corporate events.
  • Club & Sport Functions
    We cater for all different types of club functions.
  • Sandwich Lunches
    We cater for all different types of Sandwich Lunches.
  • All Occasions
    We cater for all occasions any time of day.

Why Choose The Alternative?

  • Bespoke menus, designed to suit your individual budget, style and taste.
  • Local family run business.
  • Our prices- which represent outstanding value with no hidden costs.
  • Friendly and personal service with thorough planning, so that every event runs smoothly.
  • Our solid reputation, well known and highly regarded. We have many thank you letters from satisfied clients.
  • Our delicious foods- include many home made recipes.
  • 5 star hygiene rated custom designed premises.
  • Fully insured for all events