At Gastro Catering we pride on ourselves on traditional values: exceptional, locally sourced food, great service and honest prices. All of our food is prepared to the highest standard in our purpose built kitchens, situated in the heart of Sussex. We take pleasure in transforming fresh ingredients into exquisite dishes to present not just a meal, but a culinary experience your guests are guaranteed to enjoy.
Venues We Love
Merrywood Lane West Sussex, RH20 3HE
Situated between Storrington and Thakeham in rural West Sussex’s South Downs National Park. It offers a selection of event spaces across enclosed grounds and formal gardens, while there is also the delightful opportunity for a marquee- or festival-themed wedding in the south paddock.
House on the Brooks
Hardham Mill, Hardham, RH20 1LA
An enchanting self-catering, five star house within the scenic South Downs; benefiting from idyllic views across the river Rother Valley and beyond. This versatile venue is exceptional for any celebratory occasion; be it a wedding reception, an intimate dinner party or perhaps a hen or stag weekend.
The Sussex Barn
Park Farm, Hellingly, East Sussex, BN27 4EW
A beautiful 400 year old grade 2 listed oak framed barn situated on a working farm in the parish of Hellingly. With countryside views and stunning beams, The Sussex Barn Hellingly is perfect for any event, including weddings and christenings. Why not stun your guests with canapes in a unique location?
Chapel Road, Bolney, West Sussex, RH17 5NE
Nestled within a blue-bell forest, Chapel Barn offers a beautiful place to get married. It is also licensed to hold civil ceremonies and is perfect for hosting other private events. As a preferred catering business at this venue, we hold the secret to making your day perfect at this beautiful barn.
Outwood Common, Outwood, Redhill, Surrey, RH1 5PW
A 17th Century threshing barn with exposed oak beams, has changed very little from its origins, offering you a beautiful setting for your wedding reception with many opportunities for photographs. It’s perfect for all catering options whether you’re after something classic or a bit different like paella.
Sullington tithe barn
Storrington, West Sussex, RH20 4AE
This wedding barn exudes charm and happiness. The wedding venue and holiday cottages can be exclusively yours in your own out-of-the-way country paradise. If this sounds perfect, contact us to discuss our menus and services for the best catering and event experience at this lovely Sussex Barn.
1 Brunswick Terrace, Hove BN3 1HN
This beautifully preserved Regency era building located on the picturesque Brighton Seaside is a uniquely glamourous venue for all events from an intimate wedding to corporate conference catering. Licenced to carry out both weddings as well as civil ceremonies – it’s the full package for your special day.
Painshill Park - The Conservatory
Portsmouth Rd, Cobham KT11 1JE
Situated in Cobham, Surrey, The Conservatory offers a stunning venue for your wedding. The enchanting gardens this venue sits within offer a multitude of beautiful photo opportunities. Top it off with our bespoke catering for a truly magical day. Get in contact today to discuss your food at this great venue.
Tillington, Petworth GU28 0PG
This beautiful and traditional barn is set in the heart of the Sussex Countryside and offers a truly splendid venue. It has been immaculately restored with a stunning central fireplace. It’s beautiful outside area is perfect for canapes catering – a great way to start of the catering for your wedding.
Fittleworth Pulborough West Sussex RH20 1JN
This family run wedding venue is set amongst the gorgeous rolling hills of West Sussex – a truly stunning view! The Barn has stood proudly for over 400 years, so it is steeped in history. They provide civil ceremonies in house. Speak to us for some really creative catering to make your day sparkle.
Gun Hill East Sussex TN21 0JY
As a working farm and brewery, this is a special place to get hitched – especially for beer lovers! They are also very eco-friendly. You can take the farm over for the whole weekend to create a memorable event. The relaxed atmosphere lends itself to outside catering such as barbeques and hog roasts.
Mill Place Farm, Vowels Ln, East Grinstead RH19 4LG
This flexible is space suited to weddings, parties, private dinners and corporate events. Set in the Sussex countryside near East Grinstead. The working vineyard provides a beautiful backdrop to the perfect event – all it requires is our bespoke catering. Get in contact to discuss our services and prices.
The Lost Orangery
Euridge, Colerne, Chippenham SN14 8BJ
On the edge of Castle Combe in the Cotswolds this venue is set within spectacular private grounds boasting enchanted woodland, a beautiful valley and boating lake, all bound by a crumbling castle – exuding a special blend of grandeur. Finish off the perfect day with a Gastro Catering bespoke catering menu.
Blackgate Lane Pulborough RH20 1DD
This beautiful wooded venue is perfect for an intimate boutique wedding. With onsite wedding ceremonies and camping options, this is a great place to tie the knot! To enjoy your special day here with our great range of catering options get in contact with our helpful team – we’ll make sure it’s perfect.
Cooper's Hill Rd, South Nutfield, Redhill, RH1 5PL
Conveniently located in South Nutfield, Surrey, Westmead is a stunning marquee event venue that consists of 11 acres of very private and picturesque land with lakes and Orchards to explore. Westmead offers the freedom to create a truly bespoke experience from intimate receptions to large outdoor events.
Kirdford, West Sussex, RH14 OLN
This attractive barn is located within the beautiful village of Kirdford. The listed building provides an ambience that’s hard to beat. This is especially true with our catering staff to wait on you hand and foot providing delectable food and drink while you and your guests provide the merriment.
Cogmans Lane Smallfield Surrey, RH6 9JD
This Jacobean Manor House is set in a secluded rural location but, only a fifteen minute drive from Gatwick Airport. It is truly unique with multiple breath-taking gardens to explore. With the help of our staff you can put on a truly magical event here. Why not get in contact to discuss your special day?
Jubilee House, Bilsington, Ashford, Kent TN25 7JT
Odo’s Barn in Bilsington, near Ashford, is a beautifully restored tithe barn, set in the stunning Garden of England. With access to a picturesque grass meadow and overnight camping you can your Zen at this wedding venue. Procure our catering services to ensure a fantastic event.
Stansted Park | Rowlands Castle Hampshire
An Edwardian country house set on a 1,800-acre estate within the South Downs National Park. It sits on the Hampshire/Sussex border overlooking the coast. The vast lawns offer a great space for outdoor catering and marquee events. It’s perfect for weddings, corporate events and private parties.
Great Ote Hall
Janes Lane, Nr. Burgess Hill, Sussex, RH15 0SR
50 minutes from London Victoria / 20 minutes from Brighton and surrounded by acres of spectacular countryside, Great Ote Hall is a stunning historic country venue for events of any size. Combine this venue with our service and we will cater for your every need, providing a magical day, whatever the occasion.
Rumbolds Lane, Plaistow, RH14 0PZ
Rumbolds Barn provides a unique 16th Century location for a very special wedding reception or function. The barn is fronted by a large covered drinks patio, and adjoins a flower laden pergola leading out to a large lake, and woodland beyond – perfect for canapes to start of an exceptional event.
Glynde, Lewes BN8 6SX
A classic manor house with impressive grounds and views across the South Downs. It is festooned with history, filled with antiques and adorned with paintings. The beautiful grounds are perfect for a marquee wedding. With our host of catering services, your special day at this venue would be unforgettable.
The St, West Firle, Lewes, BN8 6NS
The grounds of Firle Place offer a variety of different locations. From the grandeur of fine-dining in the Georgian Riding School, to the more rustic feel of a catered marquee reception in the Herb Garden, you’ll find something you love. With local churches it is perfect for those wanting a church wedding.
Findon, Worthing, BN14 0SR
Set high on the South Downs you will find the two Cissbury Barns. One is fronted by a lawned and the other by a beautiful patio garden. With their fantastic interiors you can create a lovely ambience with your favourite food from barbeque items from our charcoal grill to refined multiple course dinners.
Rusper Rd, Capel, Dorking RH5 5HG
Ridge Farm offers use of their farmhouse, pool-house and grounds for your event. Famed as a music studio it’s hosted bands from Roxy Music to Pearl Jam, this could be one for a music buff. It is well-suited as a venue for all catered events, including weddings, corporate catering and private parties.
The Old Green Barns
Rusper Road, Newdigate, RH5 5BE
This beautifully restored barn with traditional brick flooring overlooks a fishing lake. A fantastic Oak Cruck frame gives you a rare setting for photos or can be used as a unique feature down on the lake. Finish off the perfect event with a creative catering menu for a truly marvellous day.
Coombes, Lancing, BN15 0RS
Build your event from the ground up in this quaint countryside venue. With an 11th century church on site, you can get married in a piece of living history. The working farm creates a rustic ambience, suited to charcoal hog roasts or barbecues. You can camp on the grounds so the day doesn’t have to end.
Angmering Beach Houses
S Strand, East Preston BN16 1PN
Looking for a seaside getaway? Well this selection of gorgeous coastal houses sleeping up to 20 people are perfect for you. With hot-tubs and beautiful gardens this is the perfect place to unwind in a picturesque location. Let us take the strain and provide you with a delicious and personal catering service.
Wedding and Events Venue
This beautiful countryside field is perfect marquee venue for all events. Plan your countryside wedding, private party or corporate catering event here for a tranquil and picturesque location. Speak to us about our bespoke catering services, whether buffet or fine-dining we can can make the day truly special.
Lewes and Pulborough
With multiple locations in Lewes or Pulborough, they offer private hire of your chosen field for the weekend where you are free to create a festival wedding or put on a party for any occasion. We’ve got some great catering options to suit any style, so let us help you plan the perfect countryside event.
Find out more about what goes on at Gastro HQ from our talented team
Gastro HQ is a hive of activity, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Whether it’s planning the next innovative event, developing new recipe ideas, or creating custom food stations, there’s always something fresh and interesting going on. The catering journal is our tool for sharing these exciting new developments. Expect to find our latest dishes and new menus, cooking advice straight from our head chef, as well well as features on some of our favourite venues and local suppliers.Check out our catering journal
Our team and ethos
Meet our talented team of catering and event specialists
At Gastro we pride ourselves on delivering excellence in every element of your event. Whether it’s a wedding for 800 or private dining for 8, we’ll ensure all aspects are covered. To deliver this excellence, it’s imperative to have the best in the business on our team. With a wealth of experience across a range of industries, including – but not limited to – all aspects of events and catering, we’re confident the Gastro team meets those needs. Why not take some time to judge for yourself?Read more about the Gastro team
We're taking the Gastro food experience on the road
Our kitchen team at Gastro love nothing more than spending time with local, seasonal produce, getting creative, and coming up with innovative menus. Our relationships with a broad range of unique venues and event spaces allows us to pair these menus with their surroundings, resulting in a truly unique dining and event experience. Our Gastro Pop-Ups are going to take this experience on the road to a venue near you, and we’ve got some fantastic pop-up restaurants lined upView our current Pop-up schedule