Inspiring great places to eat & drink

Our goal is to support arts, attraction and bespoke venues achieve ambitious and successful food & drink and we’ll do that by providing you with the best service and most relevant and pragmatic advice. This helps ensure that time and time again we deliver catering solutions that are not only financially successful but also entirely memorable. And our track record is testament to our success – see What Our Clients Say. 

Whether you’re a Grade 1 Listed Castle wanting to refurbish your café, a new art gallery needing a review of its restaurant opportunity, or a theatre looking to expand its food and drink into a destination proposition, you’ll need a consultant who is committed to making your catering both financially successful and memorable. 

With a focus on delivering relevant, sympathetic and financially sustainable catering solutions, we are uniquely placed to advise how best to plan, setup, design, organise and manage catering operations in theatres, visitor attractions, historic houses, music halls, museums and galleries.

Projects include:

  • Museum of London – West Smithfield re-location project
  • Dover Castle, English Heritage – café & restaurant refurbishments
  • Yard Theatre – re-development project
  • Caerphilly Castle – conservation & commercial development
  • Colston Hall, Bristol – Transformation project
  • ZSL, London Zoo – operating model & operator selection projects
Specialist strategic planning and feasibility studies 

From reviewing existing catering operations to assessing the feasibility of a new food and drink outlet, we offer a comprehensive range of strategic and business planning services to advise and support your project.  Find out more about our strategic planning services.

Tailored and innovative design services

Factoring in everything from early stage space allocation, to CAD layouts and equipment specifications, our innovative design service focuses on helping you achieve your vision while maximising your commercial opportunities. 

Find out more about our bespoke design services.

Comprehensive operator tendering services 

With expertise covering all aspects of the tending process and extensive knowledge of the industry and catering operators, we will help you find the right catering operator to support your commercial aims.   

Learn more about our catering operator tendering management. 

Trusted, independent catering consultants

As experienced catering consultants, we use our creative, innovative approach coupled with our  deep understanding of the sector to deliver great food and drink propositions. 

We have worked on many fascinating projects for the finest public, private and charity sector institutions and organisations across the UK including: the Royal Opera House, University of Oxford, ZSL London Zoo, the Museum of London and English Heritage. 

And because many of our projects are for public bodies such as the Arts Council England, Cadw and the National Lottery Heritage Fund, we are experienced in producing work that is evidence-based and stands up to detailed scrutiny. 

Find out more about our experience. 

What our clients say about us