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What our Customers say


The chef was great. The food was plentiful, healthy and delicious, just like we’d requested. We had Canapes this time and look forward to trying another cuisine the next time we book


Delicious and filling experience! Chef Mark was fantastic. He cooked up a feast with our party saying it was the best lunch they’ve ever had. We had a concoction of British, American and Mexican dishes that were out of this world. We highly recommend Chef Mark and look forward to booking him for a dinner soon.


We ordered for a work party for our team of 20 people. The canapés were delicious. All the allergies and food preferences like gluten-free were taken care of. Truly the flavours took us away.

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What equipment do I need to provide?

Our chefs usually use the equipment (pots, pans, oven, stone etc), and serve ware (glasses, plates, serving platters, etc) in the customers homes. If you are low on equipment or need the chef to provide this, please add this into your request (this will cost extra). Once booked in, you can directly message or call your chef to confirm on the exact equipment required. In case of BBQ equipment, we suggest hiring from AllensHire as the best option as they deliver within 48 hours and offer both charcoal and gas BBQs.

What is the minimum spend?

The minimum spend is £196.

What happens once I book?

Once you have placed your order, you will receive a booking confirmation e-mail containing further details pertaining to your event and you can also chat with the chef via your account. You can always edit guest number or dishes post booking.

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Click on the Explore Menus button to see ready-to-book Menus and their price quotes in your cuisine of choice. Menus are also available on Chef profile pages.

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Yes, you can suggest any dishes you’d like to your chef and work with them to co-create a menu that takes care of all your guests’ preferences as well as dietary restrictions.

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Hire Caterers for Canapé Receptions

If you’re planning on hosting a business function, wedding reception or book launch and are wondering what food and drink would suit the event, you should consider hiring a caterer specialising in providing canapés for receptions. 

Canapés can liven up your event and allow guests to mingle and bond while enjoying their food. Sit-down meals can often restrict movement and limit guests’ actions. Instead, you should entertain your guests with sophisticated morsels, which can be eaten throughout the reception.

What Canapés Should You Have at a Reception?

Canapés come in such a wide range of choices that it might seem confusing to decide which ones should be served at your event. Coordinate your menu with a professional caterer from yhangry who knows which foods suit which event and provide food options for guests with culinary restrictions.

Use the menu to express yourself and inject your personality into the event. Perhaps you could offer reworkings of family favourites like stuffed mini Yorkshire puddings? Bear in mind your guests; children may not want to eat the same sophisticated food as adults, so try to include kid-friendly food items if you expect child guests. 

Dessert Canapés

One way to liven up your event is to serve dessert canapés. A dessert platter of canapés ensures that your guests can enjoy their favourite sweet treat. Desserts are fun to eat and very rich, so guests are unlikely to stuff themselves. 

Who wouldn’t enjoy chocolate brownie bites or raspberry cheesecake at a reception?

Find the Best Local Caterers for Your Next Reception

Whatever canapés you’re interested in serving at your reception, the best way to get them is to hire a caterer to make made-to-order canapés out of the finest ingredients. Caterers can work within your budget and plan the event and amount of canapés depending on the number of guests and event duration. 

If you’re interested in connecting with a caterer who can provides your event with canapés, you should use yhangry, which links you to the best local caterers.