Our Testimonials

Macmillan Charity Night Catering – Durham Town Hall

“The service from Jacob and Tori was second to none. Very efficient, friendly and professional. The food was of excellent quality and delivered by friendly and knowledgeable staff. I would definitely recommend them to friends. We’ll be using them...

Chopgate Village Hall Wedding Feedback

Just wanted to say a BIG THANK YOU, for catering at our wedding. The food was amazing and we got so many great comments about it! The service was also excellent. Thanks again so much! Kind regards Kate & Shane, Chopgate, North...

Castlegate Wedding Catering Feedback

Thank you so much for all your hard work on Saturday. We all had a great day. The food was delicious and everything went very smoothly, despite my last minute change of seating plan! Everyone commented on how full they were at the end of the evening. Please pass on my...

“The food was exquisite and the service was superb”

I would just like to say thank you for a fantastic evening last night, the food was exquisite and the service was superb. The staff were excellent, in particular, Emma was very professional in organising the service and it ran very smoothly. Guests commented on the...

Private Dinner Party at Eggleston Hall Feedback

The food was amazing and considering we had some late comers, they managed it really well with the food tasting delicious. We would definitely recommend your services to others. They even managed to take photos of us when they didn’t have to, so it was very...

Private Dining Hen Party Feedback

I just wanted to send an email to say how brilliant the catering and staff were on Saturday night. The food was amazing and staff went above and beyond and exceeded expectations, I can’t thank them enough. Everyone only had positive words to say about the...

Private Dinner Party Feedback

James and Emma were wonderful on Friday and we had a great dinner party. The meal was delicious. Many thanks and best wishes Anne and Paul, Dinner Party at Rowlands...

The Grange Wedding Catering Feedback

“Colin and I would like to thank you personally for the most professional manner in which you organised the catering for our wedding at The Grange on Saturday. At every stage of planning ,you have been most helpful and efficient,we had every confidence the meal...

Private Dinner Party Feedback

“Booked Dinner for my 40th Birthday at Shortflatt Tower for 14 people, fantastic menu to choose from with plenty of flexibility on choices, we had a few dietary requirements which were all met. Everyone in the party commented on not only how  good the food was...

Castlegate Wedding Catering Feedback

Matt and his team were absolutely fantastic, so polite and friendly and incredibly accommodating!!! The food was really tasty, really fresh and wonderfully presented. We could not recommend these guys more!! Honestly if you are needing to book food for your wedding,...

Winter Wedding Catering Feedback

We booked Jacob and Tori for our wedding in December after having them recommended to us by a number of other people working in the wedding industry. The service we received leading up to the wedding was excellent, we received regular communication from Jacob and tori...

Christmas Three Course Lunch Feedback

The day went very well all the residents had a brilliant time the chefs and waiter, waitress were amazing and worked so hard, nothing was too much trouble. The best service I have seen in a development. Again many thanks, the residents have already agreed to have...

Christmas Dinner Party Feedback

Thank you for the very professional and smooth service. The food was really good as well, thank you! I was very impressed with all staff present. It probably wasn’t the easiest of environments to work in so just a special thank you to them for their hard work....

Corporate Catering Feedback

Another great flawless catering effort from the J&T team, we love working with them and never have to worry about a thing. Taste, service, presentation and general attitude always exceed our expectations. Kerry Mc Cabe Events Manager Entrepreneurs’...

“If we ever have another event, we will be back!”

Honestly, we can’t thank you and your team enough! Everyone loved the food both on the evening and at the BBQ!! Your customised menu for our wedding was amazing! Great suggestions and it was so good to move away from boring restricted menus that we saw...

Durham Wedding Catering Feedback

Every aspect of using Jacob and Tori Caterers for our wedding buffet was great. They created a wonderful menu for us and helped us work out how to keep it within budget. We asked for an all vegetarian menu (with vegan and gluten-free options!) and were very impressed...

Hen Do Catering Feedback

Thank you so much for making my sisters hen weekend such a wonderful success- everything went beautifully and we were very pleased with both the service and the wonderful food. All of the guests enjoyed the meals, and commented on the high quality and presentation of...

Wedding Catering Feedback in Potto

Just to say how pleased we were with the catering on Saturday. Your staff were very pleasant and efficient. Preparing hot food for 150 in that small catering area cannot have been easy .  Your personal service was excellent- my emails re certain arrangements were...

Castlegate Wedding Feedback

Just to say a huge thank you to you and your team for Saturday. The food, the table setting and the service was excellent and lots of people commented on how lovely the food was (and the amount of food!!). Your staff were incredibly helpful and efficient. Thanks again...

Corporate Canape and Drinks Reception Feedback

Just wanted to drop you a note to say thank you to you and your team for Tuesday night, and sorry I didn’t get to say goodbye properly – it was a little hectic! We’ve had super comments on the canapes – I particularly enjoyed the fish and chip rosti and I hear that...

Intimate Dinner Party Feedback

We were all more than impressed with the service, quality and professionalism of the whole evening. Thanks again to you both we had an amazing time. Joanne Harvey, Dinner party catering,...

Private Dinner Party Catering Feedback

We all wanted to say a huge thank you for the service & lovely meal on Saturday evening. The timing was perfect…the meal was very tasty and everything was cleared away perfectly. Lawrie & Tash were great….arrived on time, checked things through...

Wedding Catering Feedback September 2016

We first contacted Jacob andTori over two years ago when we first started planning our wedding, to provide us with the food and bar for our day. We knew we didn’t want a sit down meal and wanted something more relaxed, such as a BBQ. After contacting several...

Wedding Feedback August 2016

Thank you so very much for everything you did food wise for Antonia’s wedding on 28th August. We could not fault your food & many people have commented on how good it was. I would certainly recommend your services and food to anyone. Best wishes Barbara McNamara,...

Marquee Wedding Feedback

We had a perfect day thank you. The food was lovely, everyone was raving especially about the afternoon tea for dessert! The service from your staff was excellent, thank you very much. Hilary & Matthew, Marquee Wedding, Hutton...

Tipi Wedding in Durham Feedback

Our wedding day was fantastic from start to finish, it was made even more special by the amazing service that we received from Matt and the team! Matt was very helpful throughout the entire planning process and was able to create the atmosphere that we really wanted....

Yorkshire Wedding Barn Catering Feedback

Thank you so much for everything. The meal that you and your team provided was perfect and to a very high standard. One of our guests said it was the best starter he had ever had at a wedding – praise indeed! I will definitely be recommending you to all of my...

Marquee Wedding Feedback in Durham

Food and service were wonderful. Staff worked in awful weather, still producing an excellent meal that was enjoyed by everyone. Staff really friendly an helpful, making the day go with a swing. I would recommend you to everyone…but I’m sure the word of...

Wedding Catering Feedback in Stannington

A massive thank you to you and your team for being part of our fantastic wedding on Saturday. The food was absolutely delicious, everybody commented on how nice it was-and on how much there was! Your staff worked tirelessly and were so polite and helpful, I...

Castlegate Wedding Feedback

Thanks for all your help other the last few months! The day went amazing and your team were awesome. Thanks for the great service. They helped us plan the meals for the day and were very flexible in menu choices. On the day they sorted everything we needed and left us...

Marquee Wedding Feedback

We used Jacob and Tori to cater for our wedding earlier this month. From start to finish we couldn’t have been happier with the service we received. The food was absolutely amazing and a couple of people commented that it was the ‘best food they have ever had at a...

Wedding Catering Feedback in Durham

Many thanks for sorting the catering at Ana and Jaspers wedding yesterday . Your team were really great and the food was delicious. We were very pleased with how things went. Please pass on our feedback to the individuals on the ground! We’d happily use you...

Recent Catering Feedback Hexham

The day was excellent, we’re both still buzzing. Your team did an excellent job, Andy led the staff very well and communicated with us constantly throughout the day. Our guests loved all the food that was served, Clare and I were so pleased that it was just as...

“The best supplier we were happiest with for our wedding day”

We received incredible service from start to finish. From initial enquires, to planning, to delivery and service on the day we were delighted with Matt and the team. By far the best supplier we were happiest with for our wedding day. So many guests complimented us on...

Hen Do Dinner Party Feedback

We used Jacob and Tori Caterers to complete my sisters hen do weekend at New Hall Farm, Durham and could not recommend them enough. We had a pretty crazy fun packed, busy weekend hosting 22 girls across a 3 night stay with some extra girls attending for just the day...

Anniversary Party Catering Feedback

Thank you for a wonderful day on Sunday. The food was superb and many excellent comments were made.The staff were brilliant and very efficient and courteous. All in all a very successful celebration and thank you for your good wishes. I would have no hesitation in...

Catering Feedback July 2016

We had the best day, your catering services went down brilliantly and the staff where amazing!! It was a real highlight of the day! Thanks again Lauren – Barnard Castle – July 2016

Marquee Wedding Catering Feedback

I can only praise the food and service on Saturday, we couldn’t have asked for any more. Your team certainly helped make it the relaxed and fun day that we really wanted. Nothing was too much trouble and your staff calmed any nerves that Gills family had on the...

Three Course Meal Wedding Catering Feedback

Just wanted to drop a quick email, to thank you for everything you have done for our wedding. The food was amazing on Saturday! Everybody commented on it. Also your staff were outstanding, from start to finish. Thanks again Laura and Phil, wedding,...

“I will definitely use you again and recommend you”

Just a note to say thank you so much for Saturday evening. All three courses were excellent and we were so impressed with Andrew and his team. You made the evening extra special and I will definitely use you again and recommend you. Thank you very much. Eleanor Smith,...

Newcastle Building Society Catering Feedback

Thanks for everything on Friday, as usual the canapés were superb and went down really well with our staff and customers. Thanks once again for the speed of service as well, I know we changed the service time last minute, so it was great you were able to accommodate...

Durham University Dinner Feedback

We were really happy with everything. I haven’t heard any bad comments about the food. Everybody was extremely positive including all the people with dietary requirements. I have specifically asked if the ‘alternative’ food was good and only got...

Wedding Catering Feedback

Everything was absolutely fantastic, what a brilliant service you gave. Couldn’t have wished for better! Everything was fantastic! Will definitely be writing your recommendation. Every single guest commented on how delicious the food was. Thank you so much!...

Recent Wedding Catering Feedback in Yarm

A huge thank you to Matts team for catering my wedding. Your staff went out of there way to help our day run smoothly. Our food was amazing and everyone loved it. I would highly recommend and definitely use you again for any future functions. Love the new Mr and Mrs...

Wedding Catering Feedback in East Boldon

We had a fantastic day! My American guests particularly enjoyed the chance to try some traditional local cuisine and we received a lot of compliments on the food and attentive service. Thanks so much for your professionalism and hard work. Kind regards, Erin and...

Recent Feedback from Wedding in Tynemouth

Jacob & Tori recently catered for our wedding of 120 guests. From the first meeting Matt was brilliant at answering my long list of questions and working out exactly what we wanted to make our day special. He was so rapid to respond to all queries. The team on the...

Marquee Wedding Feedback

The day went exceedingly well for us and I found your staff helpful and friendly. The food and the service was good too! All in all, we had a fantastic day! Regards, Dave, Father of the Groom, Marquee Wedding at East...

Durham Wedding Testimonial

We were extremely happy with the service you provided- many of our guests commented how tasty the food was and how generous the portions were.  We were impressed with the staff who were very polite, helpful and organised so everything went very smoothly on the day. ...

Catering Feedback

The meal was lovely, thank you.  There were a lot of mmm’s and aah’s and comments about how gorgeous the gravy was! Your staff were very friendly and did a great job.  They left the kitchen immaculate when they left. Thank you so much. Jo, Beltingham...

“Jacob and Tori catering were exemplary”

Jacob and Tori catering were exemplary throughout the whole marriage process. From helping to plan a bespoke wedding menu, through to excellent service and presentation on the day and accommodating all our needs and last minute changes. Thanks for everything!...

Marie Curie Charity Dinner Feedback at Rudby Hall

Dear Matt I just wanted you to know how well last night went and how much everyone enjoyed their meal.  The staff were all very efficient, working in quite cramped conditions in the dining room but always smiling and pleasant. Once again, many thanks for all you help...

“We will most certainly recommend your service”

We just wanted to let you know that the food was amazing,the staff that were there were brilliant and will you pass our heartfelt thanks to both of them. We will most certainly recommend your service to all our family and friends if they ever want catering for any...

Recent Wedding Catering Feedback in Hexham

The wedding was a great success, everything went very smoothly and a great time was had by all. The food and service were excellent. Your staff were very efficient and kept a close eye on the wine and fizz for me! We would have no hesitation in recommending your...

Feedback from Corporate Afternoon Tea

Hi Matt, We had a lot of good comments from clients on the beautiful presentation and delicious food, so it went down very well. The girls were great and gave us some packaging to allow the clients to take spare cakes home, which our clients were very happy with....

“On the wedding day Matt and his team did an excellent job”

“Thank you so much J&T for our excellent wedding catering service. The food was of an excellent standard and the guests all enjoyed it. In the run up to the wedding, great advice was provided when choosing the food regarding seasonality and what guests to a...

Marquee Wedding Feedback

Just a quick note of thanks. Firstly to you for your help, patience and assistance over the last 8-9 months helping us prepare for our big day. You have been first class in responding to calls and emails very promptly. The food was lovely and went down very well, all...

Wedding at Barnard Castle

Thank you so much for all of your hard work yesterday it was an absolutely perfect day. The food was outstanding, despite our speeches taking well over the times we had given you. A truly professional service- as the bride I had not a thing to worry about as you took...

‘Presentation & taste were fabulous!’

We can’t thank you enough for our wedding food. Canapés went down well with everyone, the ones I had were delicious!! Our starter & main meal were amazing! Very reasonable too!! Staff done an excellent job at serving quickly & with a smile!! Once again...

‘Vegetarian guests were impressed’

Thank you so much for providing the catering for my daughter’s wedding. From booking to eating, the whole process was professional and efficient and many of our guests commented on how delicious the food was. Your staff were fabulous…..just got on with...

Bespoke Wedding Catering

We hired Jacob and Tori to cater our wedding reception at Durham Town Hall and from the minute we first contacted them, they have been amazing!!!! We were able to taste our menu and make any changes we wished (though it was all delicious). They catered for all dietary...

“The best food they have had at a wedding”

We had the most wonderful wedding day and the food really played a part in that. From the start to the end of the process we couldn’t praise you enough. You made it so easy for me, always coming back to me quickly, answering my many questions and putting my mind...

“I couldn’t ask for a smoother service”

I can’t thank you enough for the food today! Outstanding! I couldn’t ask for a smoother service I am absolutely delighted! Thank you so much the feedback from all guests was brilliant Kind regards Gemma Appleby, christening,...

Wedding Catering Feedback in Hutton Rudby

Hi Matt Thank you so much for the catering at our wedding on Saturday, it went down a storm! Everyone loved the dessert and pie and pea evening supper in particular! Unfortunately I didn’t have the chance to say thank you to the gentleman who was organising the...

‘Everything ran like clockwork’

I was so happy with the food and service provided – you took so many of my worries and stresses away and everything ran like clockwork. We have had so many compliments on the food and the value for money given the quality of food was incredible. A huge thanks in...

‘Catering business that I would trust all of my events to do’

Jacob and Tori is an efficient, well run catering business that I would trust all of my events to do. The food is delicious and the team work hard to make sure all of the needs of the events are met without any hitch. I would recommend them for quality, price and...

Crook Hall Durham Feedback

The evening catering served was really tasty and many guests commented on how pleased they were with the selection and amount of food they were offered. Everything was piping hot and the guests got served quickly. The staff were polite and friendly and checked in...

3 Course Wedding Breakfast Feedback in Yarm

Thank you for all your help planning what we needed and helping us to make decisions about food choices and the requirements for the day. And thank you to all the wonderful staff for such fantastic food and incredible service. All the staff were friendly and extremely...

Hexham Winter Gardens Wedding Catering Feedback

Hi Matt, Thank you so much for everything. The food was delicious and just what we wanted, so many people commented on how tasty it was. I loved that you managed to include some of the Yorkshire and Scottish touches (the mini Yorkshire canapés were amazing – I...

Muckle Solicitors Corporate Dinner Party Feedback

Hi Matt The CBI have provided feedback from last night’s dinner.  It was very successful, they were very pleased with everything and the food was excellent. Thank you to you, Emma and Ann for all your hard work. Regards Ruth

Tynedale Rugby Club Dinner 2016 Feedback

Matt Just to say a huge thank you to all the team for a first class job. The food you produced was exceptional – I had so many positive comments! Your staff were so attentive and professional – so please pass on my thanks to all. Kind regards Christine...

Wedding Catering Feedback

Hi Matt We just wanted to say a massive thank you for all your help in organising the wedding catering and to the team who were at Summerhill they done an amazing job. Would you pass on our thanks to them, everyone said the food was amazing! We would absolutely use...

Many compliments from our family and friends

Thank you for all you and your staff did to ensure that our 30th wedding anniversary party was a success. The setting up of the BBQ and other facilities was done politely and discreetly. When the party started the canapés and drinks were served elegantly and with...

21st party in Durham

Hi Matt We were more than delighted with everything. The guys on the night were friendly and professional and generally lovely! The food was great and we hardly noticed the setting up an clearing away. You made it all very easy and we had a memorable evening. With...

Ruby Wedding Anniversary Feedback

Everything went off splendidly on Saturday night, Kris and his staff did a fantastic job. Paul and Julia Roxburgh 40th Ruby Wedding Anniversary, Darras...

Christening Catering Feedback

We would like to compliment you all on doing such a fantastic job at our daughters christening. Under some difficult weather conditions you delivered a friendly and totally professional service which was commented on by many of our family and friends. The service was...

Three course meal in County Durham

Hi’ this is to thank you and your staff for the lovely meal you provided for my Granddaughters wedding. Everyone had enjoyed the food and the service was excellent. Thank you again, Mrs M Nash-  Three course meal, Winston, County Durham

The Journal Newspaper Review

The Journal newspaper reviewed our restaurant experience in your home service, have a look at what they said about us in the Journals’ Taste section. Journal Taste...

Helen Evans – Private Dining Feedback

Thanks very much for the meal on Sunday at Rachel’s house. The whole family really enjoyed the whole experience and the food was excellent. If you want any recommendations we’d be happy to oblige! Helen Evans Benton, Newcastle

Private Dining in Chat Hill

We were very pleased with both the food and service (and champagne) on Saturday, and would have no hesitation in recommending your service. Many thanks again.   Regards Lynn...

Ruby Wedding Anniversary Feedback

Everything went off splendidly on Saturday night, Kris and his staff did a fantastic job. Paul and Julia Roxburgh 40th Ruby Wedding Anniversary, Darras...

Private Dining Feedback

Thank you very much for Thursday evening, we all had a marvelous time and the food was lovely. It was a wonderful way to celebrate a special occasion with excellent service and good attention to detail – the birthday girl felt suitably spoilt! Thank you again.   David...

Christening Catering Feedback

We would like to compliment you all on doing such a fantastic job at our daughters christening. Under some difficult weather conditions you delivered a friendly and totally professional service which was commented on by many of our family and friends. The service was...

Sports dinner, Wylam

just to say thank you very much for last night. Everyone thought they were super from start to finish.   I thoroughly enjoyed my meal along with most other people, there have been a lot of comments on how nice the food was plus the  friendly and helpful staff ...

Wedding Catering in Otterburn Feedback Lamb Shanks

We honestly can’t thank you enough for your help and service, it was brilliant throughout! I know there was a lot of singing/long speeches delaying some of the courses (sorry!) but you’re staff did a superb job. We are more than happy to give a...

Winter Wedding Feedback

Hi Matt I would like to say thanks for the service, the staff were very friendly and helpful and food provided which was fantastic, the canapes were delicious. On the whole we had a superb day. Thanks again Katherine Kendrew, Winter Wedding at Newbrough Town Hall,...