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Whats your occasion?

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Catering for Events

Whatever your occasion, wherever the event the Occasional Chef food caterers in Essex and London can meet all your needs.

Whether it's a corporate lunch or a special occasion, there is no event too large or small. We strive to meet all your requirements and enjoy the challenge to fulfil and exceed your expectations.

The Occasional Chef has a range of menus and services to suit your needs as well as passionate catering team with the expertise to tailor menus and services to your specifications.

We operate in the London, Essex and Kent areas but are happy to go the extra mile, or two! To tell us more about your occasion or find out more about our services, call us on 01708 228084, email us or use our online enquiry form.

News from The Occasional Chef

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Exclusive Caterers for Thames Chase


We are delighted to announce that The Occasional Chef will be exclusively catering for all Events at Thames Chase Upminster.

We will be operating a cafe facility 7 days per week, serving an array of seasonal dishes with an emphasis on locally sourced produce.

Toasted Crumpets sauteed wild woodland mushrooms, and melted alderwood cheese. Keenes mature cheddar and red onion bread and butter pudding, Grilled West Mersea Kippers with a lime butter. To name but a few.

We will also be offering our event services, within Broadfields 17th Century Essex Barn , which offers a unique setting for any private event, Surrounded by woodlands it is in a beautifully secluded location. Which can only be described as one of Haverings hidden gems.

To find out more or to tell us more about your occasion, call us on 01708 228084, email us or use our online enquiry form.


"I just wanted to say thank you for helping our event run so smoothly. Your staff were extremely helpful, our guests enjoyed the food and everything ran to plan."