Reviews & Testimonials
Apt Catering Ltd offers a totally bespoke service for all types of weddings in Cornwall & Devon.
In addition, Apt Catering Ltd offers corporate entertainment & hospitality in England with a strong portfolio in London.
All menus are individually tailored to suit location, season, taste and budget. We also offer online planning support and personalised client profiles, to aid with the planning of your catering or event.
Established in 2010, as experienced wedding caterers in Cornwall, we pride ourselves on planning and conducting events in some of Cornwalls' most challenging & remote locations, ranging from small intimate family gatherings to 350 + guest events. This experience, in addition to our CAD systems and online planning service, allows us to conduct events nationally at very competitive rates.
Your requirements are of paramount importance and will be carried out by Executive Head Chef Richard McGeown of Couch’s Great House Restaurant, Polperro.
Richard McGeown, currently holds the position of Chair of Judges for the National Trust Fine Farm Produce Awards. He honed his skills in the United Kingdom's best kitchens, including
A handful of comments from some of our previous weddings over the last thirteen years.
'Richard and his team catered our wedding and the food provided was just the most amazing food and service we could have hoped for'
-Andrew & Aulis May 2023
'The food was absolutely out of this world- everyone commented on high quality and good quantity, from steaks to stunning vegetables, delivered seemlessly and stress free
-Vanessa & Dickon, October 2022
'We would like to extend our grateful thanks for your work at our wedding- the food was fantastic and your staff were all excellent. We gave you tall order with the large numbers in such a small space, and the style of eating on narrow tables. thank you, to you and your team for absolutely smashing the most important element of the day for us- you were all fantastic.'
-Jody & Alex, August 2018
Just a thank you for everything that you did to ensure we had the best wedding breakfast at Polhawn Fort. You and the team did a terrific job and it was nice for us to relax and enjoy the day trusting that you had everything under control. The food was superb and the girls brilliant at getting drinks and decorations ready. Thank you for everything, you run a brilliant operation and were a pleasure to deal with throughout. We will be highly recommend your services
-Georgina & Dominic, July 2018
'We just wanted to say a massive, massive thank you for all your hard work and expertise. you and your team were nothing short of brilliant and we cannot thank you enough'
Louise & Michael July 2018
'Thank you very much for the incredible food you produced at our wedding reception and for the bbq the Sunday afterward. we've had so many comments about how amazing it was!'
-Leonie & Tom, Polhawn Fort June 2018
'Thank you so much for you and your teams stunning work at our wedding. We absolutely loved it and have had countless complements on how good all the food was from start to finish and how helpful and professional all your team were.'
-Matt & Jess, Polhawn Fort June 2018
'Thank you for helping make the planning of our wedding so easy and for delivering our ideal wedding breakfast. We'd 100% recommend you to any other bride and grooms'
-Karen & James, Polhawn Fort May 2018
'Thank you so much for the unbelievably delicious catering you provided at our wedding. The whole experience was absolutely brilliant, from the tasting at the restaurant, to the sculpting of the menu. We loved it!'
-James & Chrissy, Polhawn Fort February 2018
We just wanted to say a massive thank you for the amazing food and service at our wedding.
We couldn't have asked for more
-James & Erika, Polhawn Fort December 2017
'We just wanted to take the opportunity to say an enormous thank you to you and your team, for the catering you did at our wedding. The food was absolutely incredible and the staff professional, friendly and helpful beyond belief. At every moment your staff were on hand to help, making the whole experience easier and run smoother. The food was faultless and since we had everything from fussy eaters to fans of fine dining, it was tough crowd to please.
We will certainly be recommending you to anyone needing a cater and thank you again for the wonderful impact you made on our day"
-Lucy & Kelvin, Polhawn Fort December 2017
"Thank you so much for helping to make our wedding day so special. Yourself and your team were amazing, we really appreciate your relaxed but professional approach."
-Lani & Olly, September 2017
"We wanted to thank you so incredibly much for your expertise, advice, and most of all the fine dining you provided us, you were the best find and we could not have done it without you and you team. You sourced the finest ingredients, the food was beautifully presented and you totally blew us away!"
-Sarah & Shane, Polhawn Fort September 2017
"I just wanted to thank you for the excellent food and service during our wedding. I really appreciate your effort, you had not all taken care of. It really helped us relax and enjoy the weekend."
- Sam Cox, Polhawn Fort June 2017
"A massive THANK YOU! The food & service at the wedding was fantastic, so many people commented specifically on how impressed they were! You and your team are beyond professional and go the extra mile to make the wedding flow exactly to plan"
- Zara Fox, Polhawn Fort Cornwall May 2017
"A HUGE thank-you for the incredible food you served. We had such amazing feedback. We knew we were in very very good hands booking you. Thanks a million once again"
- Louise & Simon, Polhawn Fort Cornwall April 2017
"A massive thanks for all your help at our wedding.
The food was absolutely amazing- everyone keeps going on about it"
- Tom & Amy, Polhawn Fort Cornwall March 2017
"Thank-you for providing such fantastic food and service at our wedding, all the guests commented on how amazing the food was"
- Andrew & Morwenna, Marquee overlooking Rock Cornwall July 2016
"Thank-you so much for doing such a wonderful job, and to making our day extra special.
The seamless serving staff and you were wonderful"
- Charlie & Holly, Marquee in the heart of the Cotswolds June 2016
"The food was totally amazing and our guests haven't stopped raving"
- Ben & Christine, Polhawn Fort Cornwall May 2016
"The food was exceptional and all of our guests loved it, one of the many highlights of the day"
- Laura & John, Polhawn October 2015
"Working with you, made our lives so much easier, nothing but compliments and we would definetlky recomend you to others"
- Lindsay & Ben St Ives with Hatch Marquees September 2015
"We wanted to write to you to say a massive thank-you for making our wedding even more awesome"
- John & Laura, Polhawn Fort 2015
"Thank you so much for your professionalism and amazing expertees with providing our perfect gourmet wedding breakfast."
- Simon & Tate, Trenderway Farm August 2015
"Amazing Staff, Awesome Food, and Richard, your help with the day was everything we imagined"
- Will & Jodie, Polhawn July 2015
"Thank you so much for providing us with the most incredible food on our
wedding day & you part in making the day perfect."
- James & Claire, Trenderway Farm May 2015
"As parents, we are writing to say how thrilled and impressed we were by the food and service.
Your staff were charming and attentive. You must be really proud of them"
- Nigel & Susan, Polhawn Fort May 2015
"The food was delious, you & your staff could not have been more helpful and accomadating"
- Kaleigh & Tom, Polhawn Fort May 2015
"We just wanted to say a massive thank you for all your help in the run up to the wedding
and on the day itself. The food was absolutely fantastic, so many of our guests have
complimented it since. Thank you for your patience and can do attitude, you and
your team helped make it an incredible day."
- Nicci & Chris, Manadon House March 2015
"A huge thank-you for making our wedding day, the support setting up and
throughout the day was wonderful, and for the amazing food, it overshadowed
the ceremony!!! Thanks again for giving us such great memories"
- Sophie & Adderley Polhawn Fort February 2015
"Thank-you for the most incredible food. It was beyond our expectations.
All your advice, help & organisation in the run up & on the day was spot on. We felt
we could relax knowing you and your team would have everything all sorted"
- Emily & Tristan Polhawn Fort October 2014
"Thank you for all your hard work towards our special day. All our guests were amazed
with the amazing food you created for us"
- Jade & Phil
"We were blown away you the standard our your dishes, being exactly the same as we
ate in the restaurant tasting session. In addition thank-you to your
staff also for being attentive throughout"
- Charlotte & Ed Polhawn Fort August 2014
"Thank-you so much for the most amazing food at our wedding at Polhawn Fort on
May 8th 2014. The canapés were absolutely fantastic, and everyone was especially blown
away by the desserts! We will see you for our anniversary at the Restaurant"
- Aaron & Sarah Polhawn Fort May 2014
"Thank you for the amazing food, it really was superb"
- Philip and Sheila, Trenderway Farm April 2014
Richard’s team were an absolute delight to have with us on the day.
It went so smoothly and all of our guests have been hailing it the wedding of the year!
- Roo & Dennis, Trenderway Farm April 2014
"Thank you for the marvellous food and service at my party on the 9th of Feb 2013"
"Thank you so very, very much! For all your effort, thought, hardwork
and most of all wonderful food"
- Hayley & Alex
“A big thank you for a wonderful wedding breakfast”
- Andy & Ally
“An amazing job you all did catering for our wedding, the food and particularly
the pavlova and cheesecake were wonderful”
- Helen & Ciaran, Trenderway Farm
“The food and service were both excellent, all of our
guests commented on how nice it was”
- Lucy & Dave Gibbs, Polhawn Fort
“The food & wine were just beautiful and you went totally beyond
the call of duty helping us with our wedding”
- Anna & Chris
“You really really spoilt us and it was everything we hoped for”
- Henny & Edouard
"Thank-you again for a lovely & beautiful meal for our wedding"
- Julian & Fiona, Trenderway Farm- July 2013
"Thank-you for the amazing job, the food was the best ever eaten at a wedding,
the service was impeccable too"
- Becky & Tom, Kingsand- August 2013
"The food you provided on our wedding day was top quality,
each course was cooked to perfection."
- Paul & Sallie, Polhawn Fort- August 2013
"A thank-you for the wonderful food you provided over the two days,
people are still talking about it! X"
- The Plumbs, Polhawn Fort
"Thank-you so much for doing such an amazing job with our food.
You blew everyone away with it"
- Laura & Jack, Polhawn Fort