Catering & Private Chefs

As with many large groups cooking for everyone can seem like a chore, and deciding what to cook can be an even bigger decision. Good food is an essential part of an enjoyable holiday, so why not save the stress and let someone else take care of your catering needs? We have many amazing local caterers available to book and all come highly recommended along side our very own in house catering and private chef services

Our in house catering and private chef services

Sauced Here at Peak Venues 

Peak Venues has joined forces with Sauced Here, to bring you the best Peak District food, catering, activities and experiences, all delivered to your holiday home door.

With such a wealth of culinary delights and unique things to do at your fingertips, it can be hard to know where to start when it comes to planning a group stay. We want to help make that a little easier for you. That's why we have teamed up with local experts, Sauced Here, so they can help you to make your gathering great. Choose from hundreds of products, activities, experiences and services that have all been sourced from local and regional farmers, growers, makers and independent service providers. All of which can be delivered to your Peak Venues property at your convenience

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Other highly recommended caterers


Run by 2 confessed 'bakeoholics' who themselves live in the heart of the Peak District. Once prepared, they will deliver your chosen food directly to you in white tableware & casseroles, ready to be heated up and be scoffed. We recommended contacting Dionne or Amanda directly to discuss your requirements. Tel Dionne on 07528 790759 or Amanda on 07971192437

Derbyshire Eats

Derbyshire Eats provides sit down meals of gastro pub quality to a complete range of outside catering. Hot and cold buffets, to BBQs and corporate events. Options to suit all tastes. Call The Team on 07934 566006 to discuss your requirements.


Based in the converted Haarlem Mill at  Wirksworth, Zest specialises in creating unique, tasty and fabulously presented food from breakfast, brunch, buffet, high teas, BBQs, Banquets and parties. They can also provide dinner parties with a chef and service, to your holiday rental. They can deliver cooked food or cold buffets to your door or cater on-site with a full team of experienced and professional staff. Tel Helen 07766654001 or Natalie 07880600244

Gourmet Express

A small local business that specialises in fine dining for every occasion to suit your budget and taste is ‘Gourmet Expresssituated in ‘Hope Valley’.  ‘Emma Glossop’ has over 20 years’ experience as a chef and always endeavours to use high quality ingredients from as local as possible in all her food.  With a wide choice of delicious and exciting menus there are options to suit all palates.  Tel Emma on 07968 537431

Thornbirds Hospitality

Catering for both small intimate occasions and large events ranging from; dinner parties, weddings, corporate events, buffets, drop off service, hen parties, canapés and cocktails and many more. Email Katherine: or Tel: 07534977595

The Dinner Party Company

David and his dedicated team, provide dinner party menus catered for you and your group offering BBQs,  corporate events, family occasions and more. Tel 01625 473495 or 07940 872513

The Green Pavilion Cafe

The Green Pavilion Café  situated in Buxton is a lovely little family-run cafe serving up fresh seasonal foods for all meat eaters, vegetarians and vegans which is all homemade including cakes and even jam and marmalade. They offer great outside catering menus to meet all customer's needs. Tel 01298 77480

Brook Bottom Outside Catering

Brook Bottom Outside Catering  is a family-run team providing outside catering to all using high-quality local produce whether that be a buffet style or a more sit-down meal.  They can work to your specific requirements/budgets and are happy to tailor menus for you and your group. 

Dining In 

Specialising in catering for dinner parties, hot or cold buffets and canapes. Dining In are passionate about the food they prepare and use local ingredients where possible, offering something for everyone with a selection of menus for most needs and of course, can discuss your own requirements.

Coghlans Wine and Food Experience Centre

They pride themselves on the individuality of the parties they cater for, whether it's a special occasion, or corporate event

Stella's Kitchen

offers a Bespoke, mobile catering service to suit your individual needs and budget.  Offering home-cooked Afro-Caribbean foods either in the surrounds of her own farmhouse restaurant situated in ‘Eyam’ in the beautiful Peak District or to take away/ deliver to your holiday property.  Stella provides a fun cooking experience, encouraging anyone wanting to participate in doing so or if you want to keep a close eye on what it is she’s cooking and pick up some cooking tips and knowledge on the different dishes from different parts of the world.  

The Farm Deli

Offering a selection of home cooked pre-prepared meals and delicious local ingredients including bakery items, local meats, groceries, beers and wines, amazing celebration cakes, breakfast goodies, alfresco lunches and picnics. Also BBQ's through to fully catered and serviced dinner parties . A one stop shop for your holiday treats.

Contact  01773 881234 

Private Chefs

Sauced Here Private Chef

Arrange a private chef for your holiday cottage using locally sauced ingredients where ever possible. A range of great menu options.

Derbyshire Eats

Quality locally sourced produce, prepared by a private chef for a high-quality dining experience, with options to suit all tastes and occasions. 

Tim Carr Catering

A Private / Personal Chef offering a wide range of catering services from private dining to hog roasts

Chris The Chef

Based near Derby, Chris the Chef caters all over the Midlands. Hire Chris as your personal chef for dinner parties,  corporate events and gala dinners.

Craig Floate Chef

Craig Floate provides a personal chef service and is willing to create menus to reflect clients' tastes and preferences.

Kilty & Co

Kilty & Co. is Eddie's vehicle for producing delicious, beautiful food. Whether in your holiday home or as a gourmet dining experience for friends.

Carl Eggleston

Offers private dining and catering for events and functions. 07887 991886 or email

Local Online Supermarket

Sauced Here

Sauced here is similar to an online supermarket but is stocked by over 40 local farmers, producers and artisan businesses in the Peak District. Order your meals, wine, meat, vegetables, dairy, and so much more with a choice of over a thousand products at reasonable prices. 

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Indian Food


If you’re fancying a little spice then ‘Maazi’ can offer that authentic, aromatic taste you’re after.  With two amazing restaurants in the Peak District to choose from (one in Hathersage and one in Derbyshire) why not dine in and experience the true surrounds of the ‘Bollywood’ fervour and its delectable cuisines in midst of the Peak District mystic beauty.  Or, if you just simply don’t want to leave your beautiful holiday rental in the Peak District, then order online and have it delivered at your convenience.   They cater for any numbers from small intimate dinner parties or large. 

Sweet Stuff

Park Pantry

Booked one of our properties for a birthday or special occasion? In need of a celebratory cake or dessert? Then Park Pantry - a local company can supply and deliver cakes and deserts.  Handmade in Derbyshire using only the finest ingredients Alison and Marie carefully craft their cakes in their Great Longstone bakery.  You can visit their Cake Corner where they sell a large selection of handmade cakes and bakes

Peaks Patisserie

After something a little more contemporary, be that a celebration cake or sweet treats, then ‘Peak Patisserie’ based in Matlock can provide you with beautiful, delicious, exquisite cakes. 

Perfect Peaks Patisserie

If you’re staying in the Village of Bakewell or not far then ‘Perfect Peaks Patisserie’ is a must for that celebration or special occasion treat!  With an outstanding selection of ‘Macarons and Mousse Cakes these treats are sure to have the ‘wow’ factor and will look way too good to eat!