Pimento Catering

Meet Andrew
Andrew started his chef career 20 years ago at Royal Holloway University Of London and during his time there he specialised in their conference and banqueting and Fine Dining as well as feeding 300 hungry students a day.

He has a wealth of catering experience under his belt having worked at Tapas Bars, Modern Bistros and Restaurants not to mention also feeding clients at in the air whilst working for Japan and Singapore Airlines 1st class learning the art of specialised dishes from skilled native chefs.

Andrew has also worked in the corporate sector at many top blue chip company headquarters having previously worked as a Head Chef for Samsung, Bupa and Gartner running coffee shops, staff restaurants, corporate hospitality and directors dining.

Andrew started Pimento Catering in 2007 in Surrey with his Wife Dawn and they quickly became one of the most recognised catering businesses in the area specialising in corporate events, film shoots and market research.   Due to the demand and raising a young family, they moved to the Deal, Kent seaside for a better quality of life for the children and support from family to continue their business. 

About Pimento

Pimento Catering is a modern catering company with exciting ideas. We specialise in catering for social and corporate events, including weddings, product launches, canapé parties and private dining. We also offer catering to businesses with a fully comprehensive buffet lunch menu.

Unlike many caterers, we make everything we serve. From chutneys and salsas to pastry and sauces, nothing comes out of a packet. We understand that the basis for good food is good ingredients and take care to establish the provenance of all our ingredients to ensure the food we create is produced from the best ingredients available.

We cater to the following areas throughout Kent: Deal, Dover, Hythe, Sandwich, Canterbury, Folkestone, Thanet, Broadstairs, Ashford, Westgate, Ramsgate, Whitstable & Margate.

Get in touch
If you would like to know more about what we can do for your private or corporate event please do not hesitate to get in contact using the contact form.  Please remember to include your phone number so Andrew can call you at a time convenient to you. 


"Just wanted to say a belated thank you for the canapés you did for me. They were absolutely lovely - beautifully presented and tasty."


"I wanted to say how very helpful and responsive I have found you - when planning a wedding ( especially in 2 countries) you have to engage with multiple suppliers and by far you guys have been the best - so..Thank you "
"Thanks for todays lunch, again looks very good. The variety of tropical fruit always causes much interest"
"Thanks once again for a super job - the food was delicious and the service 'spot on' "
"Thanks again for looking after us all so well this weekend. We were all really, really impressed with the catering and your professionalism"
"A big thank you to you for a great job on Saturday, your assistance all round is very much appreciated. Your food was also lovely, it got a lot of feedback from the guests."
"Thanks for a brilliant job this weekend, we were really happy with how things worked out and your culinary skills were greatly appreciated, we look forward to working with you again"
"Todays lunch looked brilliant thank you"
"I just wanted to say thank you for all your fantastic food that you provide for us! We actually managed to have a taste of the things we ordered this time as it was for our Managers meeting "